Patriotic Paper Quilt activity for kids and adults

You know when you have an idea and you’re like, “This is such a great idea.” But then you don’t get it done in time? Well last March I had the idea to create a paper quilt printable kit. The idea was based on a paper quilt I created back in the early days ofContinue reading “Patriotic Paper Quilt activity for kids and adults”

Thinking of a Summer Project

Memorial Day, the unofficial start of Summer! As I figure out what my kids will do to keep busy this Summer, I realize I need a Summer project too! And it comes at a good time for me. I could use a jolt of motivation. As I look back on all the things I wanted toContinue reading “Thinking of a Summer Project”

Creating stencils for lettering a canvas

I finished adding the lettering to my cabana stripes canvas! I played with the layout on the computer: Then I figured out the sizing of the letters and printed them on cover stock. Using an exacto knife, I cut out the letters. When there was a shape inside a letter I left a thin connectingContinue reading “Creating stencils for lettering a canvas”