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TUTORIAL :: Make a gorgeous gold paper storage sack

This easy, fun and stylish tutorial is an excerpt from SCOUT magazine. I hope you enjoy the sneak peek…

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MAKE :: Origami fish wall art with your kids

A fun activity to do with your child or class – fold a school of origami paper fish and make an art installation for your wall. Full tutorial on the blog…

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What to order now for Christmas: Cards and goodies from Upon a Fold

I’ve blogged about the plethora of paper ephemera and stationery goodness at Sydney-based online shop Upon a Fold before, and at Christmas they really have a knack for tracking down the most unique cards and stunningly beautiful decorations from around the world. Here’s my edit of their new Christmas range: These delicate paper-cut coasters (see […]

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Craft with Kids Tutorial :: Cheat's Paper Maché

This is another tutorial that I am updating to work in my new blog format, I first published it on my blog in January 2009.  This is a great technique that can be used by any child over about 4 – with some help for the younger ones from an adult. There are lots of […]

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MAKE IT :: Geometric Paper Patchwork Art

I created this geo paper patchwork as a bedhead of sorts. What’s great about it is that it’s mounted on foam core so it’s sturdy but light weight and I can move it to the hallway or another room when I want to change things up. It’s not tricky but it does require accurate cutting. […]

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