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Quilled Love design for a homemade Valentine card

quilling love design

Do you remember the 3d Love card I had folded last week? I decorated the front of it with a quilled embellishment showing a pair of lovers… This design is quite simple to realise and need just a few strips of paper. The legs and arms are made of one strip folded in the middle, and folded again to show elbows or knees. The rest […]

Russian art craft for kids: fuse beads colored churches

hama beads russian churches

While watching the Opening ceremony at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, I noticed a colourful scene made of russian churches and pots. I found it so beautiful that I decided to keep this memory with a fuse beads craft, and here it is. I used many colors and a large square board, and I “worked” watching the TV that I had set to “pause” on […]

Free printable 3d Love Card for a pop up Valentine card craft

pop up love card

I love kirigami technique, which consists in cutting and folding paper, for example to get pop up cards. I already created a two hearts kirigami Valentine card last year (you can see and print this “two hearts card” on my french blog), so this year, I decided to write the word “Love” with this kirigami technique to get an original homemade Valentine card. Here are […]

Olympic Craft: fuse beads olympic rings flag

olympics craft rings flag

As the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games in Sochi will begin in a few hours, what about celebrating these 2014 Winter Olympics with a craft of the best known symbols of the Olympic Games, the Olympic Ring Flag., that I realized with fuse beads. For this craft, I needed 2 large square interlocking Hama pegboards, for I wanted to make large rings. I first made […]

Free printable pop up 2014 greeting card – Print, cut and fold !

2014

I just finished a new template I enjoyed creating this afternoon ! When a reader of mine asked me for a pop up pattern with 2014 for new DIY greeting cards , I thought awhile, invented it, tested it, and I can now offer it to you ! If you like my card, just print the template here, then use a bone folder or any […]

Quilled hearts for an easy mother’s day card craft

cards with hearts made with quilling technique

In France, paper quilling is not much known and I discovered this craft not much long ago. As I love to introduce craft to others (I was a school teacher ), I use to write tutorials and explain quilling techniques to my readers on my french blog. To make sure they will dare to try and quill strips of paper, I showed them, a few […]

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