Tag Archives: Paper

Homemade stripey giftwrap

Just something quick that you can do when you’re in a pinch and need to wrap up a present, so that it still looks nice. Continue reading

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Paper : : Pleated Flowers

Pleated flower craft tutorials abound on the internets, but there’s a trick in this tutorial that will keep your flowers from coming un-pleated and falling apart like all the others! Continue reading

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Blackwork on Card

I have just used this technique to decorate the cover of a Moleskine cahier notebook, as a participant in The Sketchbook Project 2011. My theme is “nightmare”, and I wanted the cover of the sketchbook to have an understated yet heavy, oppressed feel to it.
I have received so many compliments on pictures of the finished back cover that I thought I’d share the technique with everyone. Hope you find it useful! Continue reading

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