Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Love to Adore “Thanks for everything” card

I woke up in the middle of the night and had this card in my head.  I grabbed some paper, ink and ribbon and started to create.  I love how it turned out and it was so easy.  I love using pinks and browns together.  1121111101-00
Supplies used:
Paper:  Love to Adore; Colonial White, Chocolate, Blush  (all CTMH)
Stamps:  A Little Thanks (CTMH)
Inks:  Chocolate (CTMH)
Embellishments:  Scraps of ribbon from my plethora supply
Other items:  3D foam tape

Happy Creating!

Friday, November 18, 2011

Paper Pumpkins

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Aren’t these paper pumpkins simply adorable?  They are not only adorable…they are so easy to create.
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Want to create one, two or three?  OK…let’s do it.   Let me show you how.  
Cut 10-1 inch x 6 inch strips of your favorite paper.
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Stack them together and punch a whole at the top and at the bottom.
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Fasten together with a brad.  One right-side up and one wrong-side up.
Hold the top brad and pull each piece of paper away from each other…it will start forming a ball (pumpkin). 
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When they are all pulled away from each other…VIOLA!  It is a pumpkin.
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Cut two ovals and point the ends…this will be your leaves. 
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Take 1/ 2 inch by 12 paper and twirl around a pencil.  This will create a vine.
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Attach the leaves to the top of the pumpkin, add the vines.  Add a button.
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  It is a pumpkin!
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Thanks for stopping by!