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Star Garland Tutorial

  Materials light-weight decorative card stock paper cutter star paper punch (mine is a 1.5″ star) sewing machine thread This can of course be made using plain card stock, but I think it’s more interesting to use something decorative. You can decorate the paper yourself first with paint, stamping or collage. But if you do […]


Creative Hand Photos & Blog Hops!

Right before Thanksgiving, I participated in the Creative Hand Show & Sale, sponsored by the Kansas City Fiber Guild & Weavers Guild of Kansas City. I’ve been a guild member for over 20 years, and have been doing the sale almost as long. And each year it gets better and better. Not only do we […]

Art Sparks May Tutorial Blog Hop

Today kicked off the beginning of the Art Sparks May Tutorial Blog Hop. Tracie Lyn Huskamp started it with her tutorial on this sweet Stenciled & Stitched Special Occasion Greeting Card. Her step-by-step photos are great. I love the antique-looking brown background that she made with a walnut wash. And the bird is a stencil […]