Use a ruler and pencil to draw lines on your cardboard 1 ½-inches to 3-inches apart. If your cardboard is longer than six inches draw a line at six inches to mark the length of your bookmark. Continue reading
Make sure to hang onto all your paint swatches after your next decorating project. You can use them in so many ways.
Use a stamp, sticker, calligraphy or decoupage to decorate the swatch. Depending on the shape and size of the swatch this becomes a bookmark, small notebook cover, small memory book cover, memory book embellishment, postcard, invitation, notecard …
If you have or find a book that has a beautiful spine but you don’t want the book itself you have the makings for a beautiful bookmark. Continue reading