Homemade Board Game for Lego Blocks

So, your kids love playing with Lego blocks and you wonder if there is another way to play with them? Yes, there is! I came across this simple Lego Game Board idea and created my own version by making a few changes to what I saw online.…

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Homemade Envelopes from a Square Template

Make your own recycled envelopes from calendars or magazine pages from a 8.5 inches square pieces of paper. I was making some envelopes when I realized that I could do it much easier without a lot of calculations and depending on the original picture size…

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How do you send a HUG?

With all the craft things I make, I have nothing to enclose in a letter to send to my friends and relatives to show them what I do. So I set to work and came up with this lightweight idea that is only 4 inches…

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Bra and Pants Card

With summer coming to an end it is time to move this post from the old site to here. I found this bra/bikini top card just to cute. When I saw this ► card template ◄ I just to play around with it and come up with…

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Embroidering Words on Paper

After creating my first paper embroidery items, I just had to try to use it with words. I used Photoshop and a font that is quite bold to start with and then applied bold on top of that. Then I realized that using Photoshop’s stroke…

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Paper Embroidery Ornament – Abstract Graphic

original posting date – November 18/2008 Yesterday I came across these embroidery patterns at the ‘Pin Tangle’ blog. It has been quite a while since I did some paper embroidery and those pattern just shouted to me to be done. The one pattern I embroidered…

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Paper Embroidery Owls from Simple Graphics

original posting date – February 25/2008 Never one to be satisfied with simple designs, I just had to experiment with creating my own templates. As paper embroidery templates have the needle piercing marks I thought it would be easy to take a simple graphic or…

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Paper Embroidery ATC Cards

After my introduction to paper embroidery I just had to play around with it some more to see what I could come up with. As I like to work with small items I started with ATC cards. Paper Embroidery Geisha ATC Card On Saturday’s shopping…

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Paper Embroidery Links

I have gathered a number of links both in English and German. English Links Embroidery on Cards Embroidery on Cards techniques Card Inspirations: Intro to stitching on cards Handcrafted Greetings: Paper Embroidery Prick ‘n Stitch: Stitching Tips Studio 3D String Art Fun Math Cats Assorted…

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