This Faux Tile Effect Tutorial will show you how to get this result for yourself
A lot of people prefer to learn by watching and this short video will show you all the steps you need to take to create this lovely technique for your self.
This is the card that is made and it is very easy to do.
But this effect will give just that different edge to your cards, and if you don't have a scoreboard then you can create the embossed lines that you need with a ruler and a mouse mat.
This pretty "Little Ballerina" is a stamp from
Lili Of The Valley and they have the most adorable stamps... with new collections being released all year round.
You can also get sentiments from the same company that will fit any occasion... and will fit into a standard sized 2" punch to make life easier.
If you would rather read how to get the look then this is where you will find Written Instructions.
This image is coloured with Promarkers in a very pretty turquoise and pink, with the Faux Tile Effect added, and the flowers are also in keeping with that scheme
I hope you will give this technique a try and I am sure that you won't be disappointed.
There are many more FAUX effects for you to try in the tutorials section and all are very easy to do.
Just get the old imagination going and see what happens when you play... and most of all have fun because that is what this delightful hobby is all about.