These new Tim Holtz Impresslits from Sizzix are so fun. They are embossing folders combined with a cutting die. And they make can make strips just like Dresden Trims! I have always loved Dresden trims - metallic trim made from vintage German molds. And I've always wanted to use … [Read more...] about Impresslit Impressions – Make Dresden Trims
Rusted Tin Roof
Rusted Roof Widow's Walk Putz House is a simple gable house with a mansard-type metal roof, a widow's walk on top and a porch out front and a tongue-twister name. It might be easier to call it Wusted Woof Widow's Walk. Halloween Houses for Habitat Series This house is … [Read more...] about Rusted Roof Widow’s Walk Putz House
Davenport Hall has just been completed. That's what's new in the Halloween House Series. This little house design was inspired by a Hallmark Halloween Pop-up house from the 60s. What attracts me to this design is the white graphic design on the black background of the … [Read more...] about What’s New in the Halloween House Series?
One of the fun things I like to do with my paper crafting is make different textures for little houses. And one of my favorite roofs is a rusted roof especially for the Halloween houses. Why do I like it so much? Because it looks very cool and somewhat spooky AND it's so easy to … [Read more...] about Make A Rusted Roof for Your Paper Houses
I've experimented with making houses on book bases ever since I started making little houses. I find it a little difficult to make a book out of a box, but I like it so much when it works. The hardest ones are the ones where the book has to open - a real challenge. That is why I … [Read more...] about Making Books for Craft Projects