These sparkly bookmarks would make fabulous gifts for your friends and family, something to make them smile each time they open a book! Stephanie takes you step-by-step through to make them in this tutorial.
Crafter's Companion Supplies:
Other Supplies: Archival Jet Black Ink, assortment of ribbon, water brush, scissors, paper trimmer
Step 1: Cut Spectrum Noir Watercolour Cardstock to 2 3/16” x 7 1/8”. This is the size of the bookmark inserts.
Step 2: Using a waterproof ink, stamp your desired image and design onto the watercolor cardstock.
Step 3: When all stamping is complete, use Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pens to color in the images on the bookmark. -- Picture of fourth step (Bookmark_4.jpg)—
Step 4: Blend your desired colors together using the brush tip of the Sparkle Pens.
Step 5: Alternatively, use a water brush to pull the color across the image for a shaded appearance with a less intense sparkle.
Step 6: Use any ribbon narrow enough to fit through the hole punch at the top of the plastic bookmark sleeve and cut it to you desired length.
Step 7: Trim the ends of the ribbon to tidy them and also get the desired length.
Step 8: Place new watercolor inserts into bookmark sleeves.
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