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Cheesy Valentine

Cheesy Valentine

What kind of shoes do mice wear? Squeakers! Here is an adorable Valentine that Amanda created for Pazzles. All pieces of the valentine are made using the Pazzles’ InVue, including the sentiment!! Yes, you use the Pen Tool to “draw” the text. You can make the mice your own creation by using supplies that you… Continue Reading

New Year, Old Pups

New Year, Old Pups

Yeah for getting back to paper piecing! This is how first starting crafting with my Pazzles! Today I have a card that features a cute pup. The paper pieced puppy is from MyScrapChick. It is from years ago and I think it is no longer available. Continue Reading

Swirly-O-O-O

Swirly-O-O-O

I’m not sure what it’s called, but it is a popular shape circulating the crafting world. I call it a “swirly scribble flower.” I think it is mostly available as a metal die. But I said to myself, “Self, you can do this up in Pazzles’ software!” And I did! I have made 3 variations… Continue Reading

Too Cute to Spook!

Too Cute to Spook!

I welcome you to my (semi-new) blog. We missed the renewal notification from the host company and I lost the web address. Thus, a re-birth of Krista’s Paper Cafe is now found at www.KristasPaperCafe.US (caps added for emphasis). The top level domain (or part the part after the dot) is the only change. I appreciate… Continue Reading

Summer-time Menu

Summer-time Menu

I was busy sippin’ the summer away and forgot to complete my assignment for made with love (and paper). June’s challenge was refreshing: Pink Lemonade: How does the thought of pink lemonade inspire you? Requirements: pink, yellow, polka dots. Follow this link to see the creations of the other team members. I thought that a… Continue Reading

Commencement Day

Commencement Day

I am celebrating along with a few young people on their commencements. They have worked hard to earn their degrees. I am very proud of them. Here is the graduation card that I made for this year. The card pops up, facing the receiver. My God son finished high school this year! I made this… Continue Reading

Summer Butterflies

Summer Butterflies

I recently used the same recipe to make cards for a number of different occasions. This card cut is called a collar card. If you rotate the card to the left, it looks like the collar on a shirt. You’ll even see cards that are made to look like shirts! There is another name for… Continue Reading