Go on Aquatic Adventures With These Fish Scrapbook Borders

Imagine swimming amongst the ocean’s beautiful coral reefs. Or spending an afternoon observing in wonder at an aquarium. Have you kicked back and casted away a day at the lake waiting to hook the next big catch? There are always fun aquatic adventures to be had — and if you’re fishing to add a bit of playfulness to your projects, then look no further than the Kissing Fish Chain Border Maker Cartridge! Take a look at these fish scrapbook borders and imagine how you’d get your creativity flowing!

To create these borders, you’ll need:

This is My Happy Place” Border:

Step 1: Cut a piece of White Cardstock to measure 12” x 3”. 

Step 2: Cut two pieces of the teal water paper to measure 12” x 1” using the Scallop Blade on one edge, and 12” x 3/4” using the Scallop Blade on one edge. Adhere these along the bottom and top edges of the cardstock.

Step 3: Using the Kissing Fish Chain Border Maker Cartridge with the Border Maker System, punch a border using the light green paper. Adhere to the middle using Foam Squares as shown.

Step 4: Cut two pieces from the salmon colored paper to measure 12” x 1/4”. Adhere along the top and bottom edges of the border.

An Ocean Breeze” Border:

Step 1: Cut a piece of White Cardstock to measure 12” x 2-3/4”. 

Step 2: Cut a piece of the light blue paper to measure 12” x 2-1/2” using the Wavy Blade on the 12-inch Trimmer for the top. Adhere to the cardstock.

Step 3: Cut a piece of the “sand” paper to measure 12” x 1/2”. Adhere along the bottom edge of the light blue paper.

Step 4: Adhere the shells laser border along the top edge of the “sand” paper. 

Step 5: Using the Kissing Fish Chain Border Maker Cartridge with the Border Maker System, punch out two borders — one from green paper and one from teal paper. Adhere the green one along the edge of the “sand” paper and the shells. Adhere the teal one to the top and slightly offset using Foam Squares.

Step 6: Adhere stickers and embellishments as desired.

Kissing Fish Border:

Step 1: Cut a piece of the salmon colored paper to measure 12” x 2-1/4” using the Wave Blade on the 12-inch Trimmer.

Step 2: Cut a piece of the dark blue paper to measure 12” x 2”. Adhere to the salmon paper.

Step 3: Using the Kissing Fish Chain Border Maker Cartridge with the Border Maker System, punch out a border from the light blue paper. Weave the border with the waves laser border. Adhere to the dark blue paper using Repositionable Adhesive.

Step 4: Using the Camera Love Punch, punch six cameras. You will use the punched-out hearts from this piece to adhere above each kissing fish using Foam Squares. 

Which one of these fin-tastic fish scrapbook border ideas are you flipping out about the most? Let us know in the comments below!

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