Hello and welcome.   Check these babies out!   I just recently finished up a set of cards that were so much fun to create!   Trying new techniques and experimenting with color is a blast.   The string art technique I used to create these cards comes from Lydia Fiedler.   Check out her BLOG    She is an amazing artist and always fills me with so much enthusiasm and energy to explore my own creativity.   Here’s a peek at my string art cards.

3 Handmade greeting cards by Sally Hessenius, sallyssentiments.com Cards are Cucumber Crush with black mat and whisper white. Focal image is an abstract flower created using bakers twine and ink. Die cut sentiment in black is layered over the top

Cucumber Crush String Art Cards

Where do you find inspiration?

Well it’s no secret that most of us are always looking around on Pinterest to see what others are making and creating.   We look for new and exciting ways to use while creating our crafts.  Sting art technique used with these cards and it’s so easy and so much fun to do.   Works great with the kiddies too!  Found this technique on splitcoaststampers.com.   If you have not been there, check it out.   Full of inspiration from incredibly talented paper crafters.  Here are a few more string art cards.

Handmade card by Sally Hessenius, sallyssentiments.com features Watermelon Wonder card base, Night of Navy DSP layer with Whisper White layer on top.  Focal image is string art abstract flower in Watermelon wonder ink.  Die cut word celebrate in Night of Navy.

String Art

 

Handmade card by Sally Hessenius, sallyssentiments.com features Watermelon Wonder card base, Night of Navy DSP layer with Whisper White layer on top.  Focal image is string art abstract flower in Watermelon wonder ink.  Die cut word celebrate in Night of Navy

Celebrate

 

How to make your own String Art

Here is the video of Lydia showing how to make string art.   Now I won’t lie, she makes it look easy as pie!  It truly is easy to do but the amount of pressure you apply will determine the outcome!   You won’t be disappointed!  PROMISE!

 

 


As a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, I’m here to give you fun ideas, share specials & teach you about fabulous stamping products. Let’s get creative shall we?

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Love, hugs & inky fingers,

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