paper crafts

Artterro Eco Art Kits- Handmade Books Kit and Giveaway!

artterro book making kit review

Thank you to Artterro Eco Art Kits for sponsoring this awesome giveaway!  All opinions are my own. Are you looking for gifts for the kids that are not only educational, but fun?  How about super high quality?  Well, I totally have your back!  Artterro‘s fun, eco-friendly craft and art kits are meant for children, but frankly can […]

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Ultimate Craft Supply Giveaway! Enter now!

ultimate crafty giveaway

If you have a crafter to buy for this coming holiday, or you would like an awesome addition to your craft room, I’ve got the giveaway for you!  Ever heard of the Silhouette?  It is the ultimate in crafty tools right now.  I’m thrilled to be able to participate in the Ultimate Crafty Giveaway which […]

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Origami Bonsai- Create beautiful paper flowers!

origami bonsai book review

If you are at all familiar with the Sitcom, you know I love to craft with paper.  I’ve done everything from creating faux metal wall art with toilet paper tubes to recreating my version of Van Gogh’s Starry Night with thousands of strips of quilling paper.  So, it was just natural to try my hand […]

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Iris Folded Book Covers- new patterns featured in Crafts ‘n Things Weekly!

iris folded book covers

Remember my Iris Folded book covers?  I designed two new Iris Folding Patterns for Crafts ‘n Things Weekly, and they are both being featured this week!  Need something cool for school?  We have the answer  For the full tutorial and patterns, be sure to check out Crafts ‘n Things Weekly! While you are there, be […]

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Paper Crafts- Quilled Butterfly Headband Tutorial

paper crafts quilled butterfly headband

You can make so many things with paper!  Over the past few years, I have made Faux Metal Wall Art, a Quilled Starry Night, a Quilled Butterfly in a Jar, a Quilled Garden Frame, and much more.  Playing with paper is a lot of fun.  Some of the Sitcom readers have asked me for a […]

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All Things Paper- a great book for paper crafters!

quilled keys by ann martin

Ann Martin is the creator of All Things Paper, a blog about the latest in paper crafts, and the author of her new book called, All Things Paper. Her specialty is quilling or rolled paper art, and this awesome book is a compilation of beautiful tutorials by her and other established paper artists. The first time […]

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Talented Readers from the Sitcom!

paper quilled enchanted fish

The Sitcom readers are so talented!  I often get emails showing me finished projects and creations that are inspired from my tutorials.  Nothing gives me greater pleasure than to inspire others!  Come see what I found in my email in-box! My name is Bobbie and I have been Quilling for about two months.  I was […]

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Learn to Make Beautiful Paper Flowers

how to make paper flowers

Ever wonder what the secret was to making beautiful paper flowers that look real?  Maria Noble has just released her latest book, Paper Flowers, that shows you how to make 100 different realistic flowers! As a paper artist, I’m always looking for inspiration.  So I was thrilled when Maria contacted me and asked me to […]

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Paper Crafts- Quilled Butterfly in a Jar Tutorial

quilled butterfly in a jar

Try your hand at paper crafts!  This beautiful butterfly in a jar not only is a great way to recycle, but makes a fabulous conversation piece.  Paper quilling with colored cardstock and a recycled jar! So I have this thing about throwing perfectly good things away.  Like pickle jars.  I love those huge kosher dill […]

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2 Quilled Projects Featured in Crafts ‘n Things Magazine!

crafts n things magazine

I am very excited to announce that two of my craft projects have been featured in this month’s Crafts ‘n Things Magazine!  Two of my favorite projects, my Quilled Paisley Monogram, and my Quilled Butterfly in a Jar! The June issue of Crafts ‘n Things Magazine is on newsstands right now!  It features the quilled […]

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