You know what is fun? Masterboards.
You know what is funner? Masterboard atc blanks with black edging!
(Just kidding grammar peeps. I know it’s ‘more fun.’)
Just cut the masterboards to 2 1/4 by 3/14 and glue to black atc sized cardstock and voila!
I have received tons of masterboards from swaps, especially from the dead site, so you might recognize some of your work! I made 55 of these suckers today!
I decided to do this because the ones I made the other day looked so cool, and I need more space in my craft area. I will store these in 9 sleeve pockets in a binder, which will make it easier to choose atc backs when I am ready to create! I have many more masterboards to work with still!
I have lots of other color cardstock scraps, but I find it just doesn’t make them pop the same as the black does.
Oh, it killed me to write that…ha!
Ahh, you beat me to it!
But grammar aside, I love all these different colours and looks!
Yup, I’m all about the borders, these look great and greater with the black
These are great!!! I might have to borrow that technique and putting them in pocket sleeves is genius so I might borrow that idea too!
I don’t know why I didn’t think to do either one sooner!
They are glorious! I recognize your pineapple print, that’s what I made a recent carrot card out of, no kidding!
OH, I don’t remember seeing it.
I love those black/white/orange ones!
I do recognize some of those! I love the black edging.
I have a box I keep ATC blanks in. They are in various stages of plain cardstock, cut up masterboards, and some with enhancements already on them. I work best in stages.
Wow! you have been busy! Looks good!
Wow, someone is ready for an ATC swap, it would appear! They look really great- the black does make them pop for sure!
I’m seeing masterboard everywhere but I can’t figure out what it is. Can someone give me a brief definition? Thanks
It’s where you make a background using anything: paint, stencil, collage, etc. It should look crazy-like a hot mess, but when cut it up, it makes great backgrounds for all sortsof things: atcs, cards, tags, etc.
Oh, they are just the best!
Here’s a mixed media tutorial
And another just paint & stamps tutorial
I don’t see any from me but I do have one of these from you from long ago that I’ve been hoarding, erm, saving!