February 18, 2019
K-I-S-S-I-N-G

I know that Valentine's Day is past, but I want to share the card that I made for my sweetheart! I chose this darling image of a couple in a "romantic" gesture. It came from Apex Cuttable Designs. First I cut out the image from red card stock. I knew that I wanted to use […]

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February 12, 2019
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 […]

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January 22, 2019
Valentine Cards for Sale

I have added a number of valentines for sale. You can link here. I also have a few general cards available here. Thank you for looking.

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January 21, 2019
Crazy Daisy

It's pretty cold here this weekend! We need a little cheer. Playing around today with some bolds, brights and daisies!

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January 10, 2019
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.

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January 6, 2019
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 […]

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December 23, 2018
Christmas Card Tinkering!

I only made a few cards for Christmas this year. I wasn't too motivated, but I hopped in to my "workshop" and gave it a go. I have a friend who loves the llama craze. I have a llama metal die. I'm experimenting with what to do with him. I quickly fashioned this card by […]

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December 16, 2018
Snowman Christmas

Happy Christmas! At my work place we are engaging in Secret Santa. That is when you draw the name of a co-worker and secretly give them presents. At the end of the given period, you reveal your identity. Usually, the group engaging in this festivity agrees to a low dollar allotment. We are doing a […]

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November 4, 2018
Mason Jar Tri-Fold Greeting Cards

I think cards and crafts with mason jars will never go out of style. I have a new toy! It is a metal die for making a tri-fold mason jar card. It is made by sizzix. Here is a top view of the card when it is folded and unfolded. Here you see how I […]

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October 29, 2018
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 […]

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