Print this project SIMPLE REVERSE PRINTS | DIY BOSTIK

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Reverse prints are perfect for use on greeting cards, envelopes and wrapping paper, and you can make some using Blu Tack®! Follow this step-by-step tutorial from our friends at Craft Invaders.

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STEP 1 : MOULDING


To begin, mould some Blu Tack® into a ball and then roll it out into a circular shape.
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STEP 2 : STAMPING


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Press your decorative stamps into the Blu Tack® circle to imprint. Now peel the Blu Tack® circle away to expose the reverse print pattern.

STEP 3 : COLOURING


Use an ink pad or sponge to colour your Blu Tack® circle pattern.
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STEP 4 : PRINTING


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Press the paper or card down on to the coloured stamp and rub across its surface. If you are making cards, ensure you are printing the right way up!

STEP 5 : PEELING BACK


Peel back the card to reveal your print. Making a reverse print really is as simple as it looks.
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STEP 6 : DECORATE


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"Use your reverse prints on homemade greeting cards and wrapping paper for an elegant look. You can even use them on DIY Christmas decorations.

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