Category Archives: Paper Crafts

Send summer greetings with a DIY Creamsicle Card

I was never a big fan of creamsicles – till I saw Patty Schaffer’s Creamsicle Greeting Card. It’s adorable and everything that summer should be – sweet, colorful and a lot of fun. Imagine making several of these as party … Continue reading

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Make someone’s day with an Ice Cream Cone Greeting Card

It would be a special day if I received this handmade Ice Cream Cone Greeting Card in the mail! Sure, it’s pretty with those sparkly sprinkles and all, but I also love that it’s dimensional. It’s the perfect card to … Continue reading

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How to create mouthwatering, Ice Cream Cone Wall Art

Here’s the scoop on how to make the cutest Ice Cream Cone Wall Art for your kitchen, a kid’s room, or just about anywhere you’d like to add a little whimsy. It looks just like vanilla ice cream, doesn’t it? … Continue reading

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Step-by-step tutorial for stunning, Paper & Bead Wall Art

Yesterday, I promised another stunning wall art design, so today, check out this inspired, DIY Wall Art. This Paper & Bead Wall Art is an amazing collection of colors and textures, from the pretty printed papers to the strands of … Continue reading

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DIY wall art from origami papers for custom, Asian-inspired wall art

This Asian-inspired, DIY Origami Paper Wall Art adds a global spin to home décor. While it looks expensive, it’s easy to do with origami papers and a sheet of STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam. It reminds me of a patchwork quilt, and … Continue reading

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A crafty week and the prettiest, Coffee Filter Flower Wreath

It’s been a fun and busy week around here. The highlight was a visit from designer Eileen Hull, who is driving across the country with her vintage camper, teaching classes and inspiring crafters as she goes. How lucky was I … Continue reading

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Make this blooming, Flower Garden Topiary for indoors

The gardens have been blooming for a while now, and I have my pots planted. Phew! It puts me in the frame of mind to share Patty Schaffer’s Flower Garden Topiary. I love the bright colors and button accents Patty … Continue reading

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Create Colorful, Custom Candle Cubes

I have a super-easy idea for you today – Custom Candle Cubes (and how about that alliteration?) This is another project where you can create endless, custom looks depending on the papers you choose. (Remember the Marbled Metallic Wall Art … Continue reading

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A few fun crafts to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is May 5, and today I’m revisiting several colorful Cinco de Mayo crafts I first shared a few years ago. I did just a bit of research about Cinco de Mayo and did you know it’s celebrated … Continue reading

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A pretty, paint chip craft to make this weekend

We all have a little stash of paint chips around, right? I know I do, dreaming about future decorating/painting plans . . . but that’s not happening for a while (uhm, like years . . .). So in the meantime, … Continue reading

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