Create an Ombre Fringe Letter


Hi everyone! It’s Bonnie here from Archer and Olive. One of the best parts of motherhood is getting to decorate my little boy’s room! Handmade decorations are abundant in his room and today I’m going to show you how to create this ombre fringe letter.

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

 

Supplies:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

 

Step 1:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

Draw your letter on cardboard. If you aren’t comfortable free-handing letters, print one out on an 8.5 x 11″ sheet of paper, and trace it on your cardboard.

 

Step 2:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

Cut out your letter.

 

Step 3:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

On a sheet of paper, with your Dual Brush Pens, color rectangles of each shade that will appear on your letter.

 

Step 4:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

Cut out each rectangle. Cut slits about 1/16 to 1/8 of an inch apart to create the fringe. Make sure you leave about 1/4 of an inch uncut at the top.

 

Step 5:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

Place the fringe on top of your letter and measure the length you need.

 

Step 6:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

Add Tombow MONO Dots Adhesive to the backside of your fringe. This adhesive is initially re-positionable, so you can lift and reposition if needed. After a few minutes, the bond will become permanent so you don’t have to worry about the fringe falling off!

Step 7:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

Adhere the fringe to the letter. There will be two rows of fringe in each color. Overlap the fringe pieces by about 1/2.

 

Step 8:

Hombre Fringe Leter Tutorial

Continue adding the fringe, until all your colors have been applied.

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