Fun Background Word Art Craft 1,057 views
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You can make these little happy notes for all kinds of things from decorating to making someone else’s day. Get creative, take pictures of fun colors and objects and write your own words.
- Mobile phone with camera
- HP Sprocket Photo Printer
- HP ZINK Sticky-backed Photo Paper
- HP Sprocket App
- A variety of miscellaneous materials such as candies, marbles, feathers, etc.
- Paper plate or box to a lid (optional but highly recommended)
- Make sure you are in a brightly lit area.
- Place the items you want to use as a background on the paper plate. This will help contain everything in one place instead of rolling around the table.
- Take a picture of the items.
- You can adjust the background image in the Sprocket app, or another favorite editor. I like to edit photos in the native iPhone photo app and use the text options in the HP Sprocket app.
- Once you’ve designed the word art you’d like to use, print it out with your Sprocket.
Idea – A few things you can take pictures of for backgrounds: candy, sprinkles, confetti, popcorn, cereal, flowers, feathers, sand, marbles, waterbeads, ribbon… think of anything colorful without a bunch of busy designs.
15 Uses for Word art cards
- Make notes to give to friends.
- Use to make a greeting card.
- Create gift tags.
- Leave a note on the fridge or bathroom mirror.
- Create lunch notes for the kids.
- Print out word art and decorate your locker.
- Decorate a notebook, binder or journal.
- Create a bookmark.
- Make a note to leave as a secret admirer
- Leave a note on someone’s desk.
- Leave a note in the car.
- Decorate your phone.
- Put happy notes in your planner.
- Add a note to treats for a teacher or your neighbors.
- Make a note to put by your computer screen.
What fun items will you take pictures of for your own happy notes? Have fun!