Crepe Paper Cosmos – With Template

Hello!! I’ve been meaning to make this post for a while, but I’ve been busy with re-doing my craft area. I FINALLY cleaned it up and purchased some proper shelving and storage furniture. I’m so happy with my new space I want to spend all my time in it. Unfortunately, my real life gets inContinue reading “Crepe Paper Cosmos – With Template”

PanPastels and Crepe Paper Peony

It’s been a while since I’ve posted, but the last 8 weeks have been a bit off. I’ve had a lot going on personally and just haven’t felt right. I’ve pushed myself to move forward, because if I don’t, I may stay in this rut for longer than I’d like. So, with this post, IContinue reading “PanPastels and Crepe Paper Peony”

Large Crepe Paper Wall Flower

For this post, I’ll be creating a large crepe paper flower – one you can hand on your wall. I’ve made a bunch of these and they all look a little different. This is a simple flower to make but there’s a lot of petals to cut. I create my own templates just before IContinue reading “Large Crepe Paper Wall Flower”

Crepe Paper Bouquet Fillers – Quick & Easy

I’ve spent a lot of time making crepe paper flowers, but what about the little extras? Those accent flowers? These are things I want to make, but I don’t want to spend a lot of time making them. I want to spend my time making the flowers. I came up with some super-simple and easyContinue reading “Crepe Paper Bouquet Fillers – Quick & Easy”

Crepe Paper Sunflower – Greeting Card

I’ve had this idea for a while, but I have a lot of ideas and not enough time to implement them. I wanted to take both of my crafting loves and put them together – crepe paper flowers and cardmaking. For this card, I made a crepe paper sunflower, like I normally would if IContinue reading “Crepe Paper Sunflower – Greeting Card”

Types of Crepe Paper For Making Flowers

There’s a lot of crepe paper out there, from the inexpensive crepe paper streamers to the more expensive, high quality Italian crepe paper from Cartotecnica Rossi. Update – I realized long after I had originally posted this blog, that every time I stated “Carte fini”, I really meant Cartotecnica Crepe Paper. Not that Carte finiContinue reading “Types of Crepe Paper For Making Flowers”