It's A Wrap: Stitchin' Up Some Heart Gift Tags


Sorry the site has been quiet with the tutorials. It seems like I went through a holiday lull, and I wasn't able to get back into the groove just yet. Here's to hoping things get back to normal. Let's start things up with a simple Valentine-themed tutorial everyone's bound to love.
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Font Fix: Mix Comic


Here's your font fix for the month!

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Dare Your Mind to Create



When I got back to crafting a few years ago, the first big project I took on was The Friendship Bracelet Book. When I designed and made all those thirty or so bracelets, I went straight to DMC Philippines for my thread. I had remembered stealing the same ones from my Mom's cross stitch thread stash and used them to make my bracelets instead.

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Cut Out + Keep Papercraft Superstar

What better way to welcome the new year, than by being featured on one of my go-to craft sites!
One of my paper craft tutorials will be shared each day this week.

Cut Out + Keep Papercraft Superstar: Mikko Sumulong, I Try DIY



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On the Big Screen: Paper Planes

I've been making several fonts in the last couple years, and have recently started sharing them. I've gotten commercial license requests here and there, but this particular request stopped me in my tracks. Someone wanted to use one of my fonts for a movie trailer and poster? Seriously?



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A Day of Watercolor at Frogglerocks

You might not believe it, but Teacher Emma was my preschool teacher. She hasn't changed one bit. She's still the same gentle, caring and supportive teacher from, yes, 25 years ago. About a decade after being my teacher, we found her back in my family's life when my brother, Milo, ended up going to the preschool (The Little Farm House) she later opened. My friend Ninna and I even took up Kumon when they started offering it at their school.

Photo courtesy of Macy circa 2013
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It's a Wrap: Last Minute Holiday Card Gift Tags


Pressed for time? Need some Christmas-y gift tags right away? My mom brought with her a stack of a hundred gift tags without spending a cent. Here's an easy last minute trick to making decorative gift tags in a pinch.
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