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Ombre Paper Backdrop

Layered rounds of paper can give an other wise ho-hum surface shots of color, texture, and style. 
Martha Stewart Weddings, Spring 2013

Tools & Supplies

Ink-jet and laser printer
11-by-17-inch text paper sheets
Scissors
Ribbon
Double-stick tape
Map tacks or removable glue dots

  1. Download our PDF file.
  2. Print it onto text-weight 11-by-17-inch paper, fold it in half, and cut around the circle. You should be left with two rounds. Continue until you have enough circles to cover your desired space.
  3. Place the circles side-by-side on a length of ribbon, and adhere with double-sided tape.
  4. Use map tacks or removable glue dots to hang onto walls.