Faux Silk Technique with Patterned Paper

Faux Silk Technique with Patterned Paper

Want to give your patterned paper a new look? When I first learned the Faux Silk technique years ago, we stamped our images directly onto tissue paper, crumpled it up, and then glued it onto white card stock. The results were actually quite striking so you may want to...read more
How to Make a Card Base with Patterned Paper

How to Make a Card Base with Patterned Paper

Looking for a new way to use your patterned paper? Use it to make a card base and show off BOTH sides! Happiness Hues Paper: 5-1/2” x 8-1/2”   That way your card is pretty on the outside… and the inside! Basic White: 3-3/4” x 5” Daffodil Delight: 3-7/8” x...read more
Rip & Flip Technique

Rip & Flip Technique

Today I have something fun and super easy to share with you… the Rip & Flip Technique!   This technique is great for showing off BOTH sides of your double-sided patterned papers!   You may have guessed from the name of this technique how it’s...read more
6 Quick Cards with Patterned Paper

6 Quick Cards with Patterned Paper

Want to make every handmade card unique but just don’t have the time? In this video, I’m going to show you how you can make little changes to your cards so that you can make 6 different cards from 1 sheet of 12×12 patterned paper quickly! Start by cutting your...read more
Quick Cards with Large Patterned Paper

Quick Cards with Large Patterned Paper

Have you ever gotten a piece of patterned paper that had a larger design you just weren’t sure what to do with? Those were my thoughts when I saw the medallion paper in the Rings of Love paper pack. I loved the colors and even the design, but I wasn’t...read more
NEW Designer Series Papers from Stampin’ Up!

NEW Designer Series Papers from Stampin’ Up!

Card making can be so easy when you are using pretty patterned paper! The colors are already chosen for you and the patterns add instant interest. The July-December Stampin’ Up! Mini Catalog has some beautiful designer series papers, shown in the video below,...read more