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It’s a cut up

Cutting shapes out of beautiful paper is difficult to do; but perhaps having some templates will make it easier for you to make that big cut. These designs take full advantage of the textures of PaperTemptress papers – I know you will want to try a few.

Katie’s Christmas Box

This box was created  for one of my teacher’s Christmas gift. The box template is from Nina. You can get the template here. The base and word are Jupiter Red Metallic.  I layered some Basis Green and Iridescent Poison Ivory for contrast. […]

Beaded Curvy Topped Box (templates & a pictorial)

A funky little shaped-box with a template & pictorial. Paper Temptress Cardstocks used: Kraft Cardstock & Black ‘Velvet Touch’ Cardstock Details added: embossing, beading, and stitching. The image is a digital freebie. […]

Glossy Berries!

Happy Wednesday! I have a fun project and card to share with you, so here we go and hope you enjoy it!

The project was inspired by the annual stack of Thank You cards I make for my sister. Being a teacher she’s always in need of Thank You cards so I decided this year […]

Hummingbird digi freebies & Notepad Box gift set

Hi You Crafty People You,

Mel here, with a gift box set & some digital image freebies & stuff. :O) This uses embossing on the Glimmer cardstock. The metallic finish lets you emboss printer ink (if you act relatively quickly.) With so many free digis out there, I can’t get enough of […]

3-D Watering Can

Paper Temptress papers are so wonderful and versatile, the papers add so much to cards and scrap book pages and of course paper projects.

Given that we are in the middle of “growing” season, I thought it would be fun to make a 3-D Watering Can, something you can make but do a number […]

Off to the After Midnight Ranch Retreat YEAH!!

Yes, it is finally here! I am leaving tomorrow to go to Sonoita, Arizona to visit the After Midnight Ranch Rubber Stamp Art Ranch’s Art Retreat.  I attended an art retreat there last year and just had the best of time and learned a lot from all the creative and very talented teachers.  This year […]

Magic Box

I love making cards and projects with paper, today am sharing a great box that is fun to make, includes a bit of a surprise and is amazing in person.

Here is the box, closed:

From May 3 2009

For the outside I used the Blue Leather, panels are in the Light Blue Leather, […]

Gift Box with Template and digital cutter files!

Inspiration comes from the oddest places. My nephew came over yesterday and brought me the cutest little chocolate box sampler. It had four yummy chocolates in it, which I quickly devoured.  I began to examine the box and of course, took it apart and made a template. This was such fun! Obviously, I oohed […]

PT’s 1st Digital Cutter file giveaway including a .jpeg for those without a digital cutter.