Paper Gifts Given and Received

Paper Gifts Given and Received

Glad New Yr and welcome to All Issues Paper’s annual custom of trying again on the many ways in which handmade paper merchandise introduced pleasure to me and the folks on my reward listing for the vacations of 2022.

Lengthy-time readers know that I like to put well-made paper jewellery out of my sight. Paper earrings are a favourite as they’re each very gentle and surprisingly sturdy. I ordered these beauties from Natalie on Monday. Monday Morning Press for the 2 girls on my reward listing. Search for a brand new, seasonal assortment month-to-month.

Pair of triple layered drop earrings made from solid color and patterned floral papers

Origami paper and picket earrings from the Etsy store CleOrigami It was welcomed by a relative with whom I spent Christmas. Once we met for brunch the following day, I seen that she was sporting them, and that did not please me in any respect. I feel fashionable ear wires go very effectively with the sharp strains of geometric beads. [Note: Etsy and Amazon links are affiliate links.]

Pair of geometric wooden bead earrings with patterned chiyogami paper applied

I gave her this pair of Mosaic Earrings by Mayumi Fukuda from Etsy store MayumiOrigami for her birthday earlier within the 12 months, and she or he loves them too. Mayumi’s jewelery comes fantastically packaged, plus she usually sends in one thing further, like this instruction card for making them together with origami paper for folding an origami coronary heart.

pair of square origami mosaic pattern paper earrings, MayumiOrigami pillow box and origami instructions and papers for making origami heart

I made this feather necklace out of paper with gold metallic edging to ship to Charlotte Marshall in Australia as a thanks for that includes me in an interview on her YouTube channel. Quilling Quarter. You can find most of my quilled jewellery tutorials on this weblog and in my e-book. Quilling Paper Jewelry Art.

metallic feather pendant necklace on gold chain in square black box

I met Jessica Mattingly. @jazzi_paper She captivated her Instagram and the origami and pearl bead earrings she created… I needed to order a pair for myself. My photograph is just not beginning to do justice to the hand-painted pastel blue and lavender hues. Jessica packed the earrings in a sturdy metallic tin and positioned them in an origami field she additionally made.

Pair of pastel blue and lavender origami paper dangling earrings with floral origami paper square box, artist statement card, and round metallic tin

I really like reward wrapping and this 12 months was no exception. I attempted one thing somewhat totally different… as an alternative of wrapping paper, I used ornamental paper… white with silver dots and geometric crimson and white. (Christmas stockings are the socks I made for my sons once they have been littleā€¦ whereas cleansing the cupboards, I spotted that it was time to stay of their home moderately than gathering mud on the shelf of mine.)

A collection of Christmas gifts wrapped in white tissue and red and white tissue paper along with quilted Christmas stockings

I needed to reward these crimson and inexperienced handwritten reward tags that I ordered from Karla DeStefano at Etsy retailer. Franky and J. Designs I am on the middle of this weblog put up, however then I spotted I forgot to take an image of the reward set I tied them in, oops! That is okay although, as a result of I’ve this image to indicate you ways completely typed it’s.

Handwritten Christmas gift tags in red and green with white lettering Merry Christmas

I made these three massive furry snowflake ornaments proper after Christmas final 12 months, and extra this 12 months to take to the hostess of a celebration we went to on Christmas Eve. I’ve used each silver and gold metallic hemming strips, though the shine is just not very pronounced right here. If you wish to do some too, click on on my directions and additional suggestions.

Three fluffy snowflakes on wooden table surrounded by quilling tools

As a result of I really like Paige Canfield’s Carving Designs that includes a Japanese chiyogami paper collage, I ordered a combined field of Chook with Bulbs and North Star playing cards. It was troublesome to decide on my favourites, because it gives so many choices. Observe: These are printed designs – reproductions of Paige’s authentic artwork.

patterned paper collage of bird holding a string of lights in its beak next to two stacks of greeting card boxes

Along with Christmas and Hanukkah playing cards, you may discover year-round word playing cards, perpetual calendars, bookmarks, and prints on the Etsy store. Carving Designs.

patterned paper collage of winter trees on card front

In final 12 months’s vacation recap put up, I could not present you this reward for an in depth good friend as a result of, due to the pandemic, we did not get to get collectively till a number of weeks after Christmas. Fran adores monkeys, so I knew about this one-of-a-kind treasure field noticed on paper artist Debra Glanz’s Etsy store. Paper Assemblyhad his title on it. I want the photograph confirmed the lovable brilliant crimson ball ft of the field. Debra redesigned monkeys from cocktail mixers!

red, green and white paper box with lid decorated with colorful monkeys and two plastic monkeys glued to the lid

One other paper reward I gave away this 12 months is a portray of whimsical little homes with gilded accents by the watercolor artist. Heather Hajek Eddy. I seen that he was posting a each day home image on Fb, and I knew an image in autumn hues would attraction to my eldest son and his spouse. Chances are you’ll acknowledge Heather’s title as her folded e-book designs and paper jewellery are featured on this weblog.

watercolor painting of rows of tiny trees and whimsical houses in golden-patterned autumn tones

my web good friend Licia Politis She made this furry financial institution wildflower decoration in Australia, a word card with little washi tape timber (what a cute thought), after which thoughtfully sketched out a recipe for a pavlova dessert for me gluten-free.

watercolor illustration of pavlova with recipe, note card and ornament of quilled Banksia tree in vibrant colors

Lastly, I wish to present you the UK Quilling Guild’s fortieth Anniversary Calendar, which Licia kindly despatched me. He is a longtime Guild member and you might keep in mind the award-winning feathered succulent wreath on his January web page. Every month features a collage of initiatives made by members world wide.

January 2023 calendar page includes paper quilling samples

When you’re not aware of the group, it is non-profit and run by volunteers. go to Guild website learn to take part so you’ll be able to entry their on-line or print magazines, watch how-to movies taught by quilling consultants, take part in accreditation program and competitions, and extra.

An exquisite 12 months stuffed with paper goodness awaits you!

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