Pret-A-Papier at Hillwood Mansion

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Some people may not know this about me, but I’m kindof a dork for Washington DC tourism and history. Before we moved to California, I spent 4 years as a guide with Washington Walks, leading the tours Georgetown, the Monuments, and the Cherry Blossoms. Jesse proposed to me on a [read more…]

One-Sheet Accordion Mini-Album

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Okay, technically speaking, I didn’t make either of these with a single sheet of cardstock. But you could, and I’m going to tell you how. All you need is a 12×12 sheet of cardstock, a paper cutter, and a scoring board. If you want your cover and accordion to be [read more…]

Something Simple

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Here’s another thank you note I made, very different from the one I posted yesterday. This is actually the card I made on Saturday (World Cardmaking Day). I actually made two of these–one blue and one green. They’re simple, but they took me about as long to design as the [read more…]

I Love This Card

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Is it wrong to think so highly of something I made myself? If it is, I don’t want to be right. This is one of three thank you notes that I wish I could say I’d already mailed. I like it so much I’m thinking about scrapping the other two [read more…]