I often come across statements about the paper craft called quilling that just don't jive with the true story, so I offer my thoughts in this round up of ten ways to think about quilling. #papercraft #paperart
I've been wanting to do this post for a very long time. Since we have sunny skies today I was inspired to actually do it. For all those who want to learn how to quill, I've decided to share beginner quilling shapes and how to make them. This is the first in a series of a few how-to-quill posts I have in mind. So, let's get started. You will need: Strips of paper - I took a few old book pages and wound them through a hand shredder Glue - regular white "school" glue is fine a quilling tool…
Not a bit goes to waste.
Sharing this may show just how crazy I am about using scraps, but I'll take the chance you'll understand. ;o) I've mentioned my organization system for fabric before, so you know that I have see-through containers to house notions and others for fabric. I keep bins for cut squares and bins for cut strips and other bins for odd shaped scraps. However, you may not know that along with having separate containers for each size of leftover strips ( bins for each 1" to 4" in half inch increments)…
How to Make a Pop Up Balloon Card
This card was created entirely from the Cricut. The lettering was from the Plantin SchoolBook and also the grass on the front of the card. The balloon's and flowers are from the Stretch your Imagination cartridge. Savannah's favorite color is purple so that explains the color of the card. To create the inside of this card, you will need to: - begin with a 10 1/2" x 5 1/2" piece of cardstock. - Insert the paper into the paper trimmer so that the cardstock reaches the 10 1/2 mark on the…
Origami Dress - How To Origami | Craft Passion - Free Pattern & Tutorial
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How to Make Sweet Little Paper Dress Cards!
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