Category Archives: Quilt Cards

Painted Autumn Quilt Themed Greeting Card

I love making quilt themed cards…and today I have a Painted Autumn quilt themed greeting card I’d like to share with you. Quilt themed greeting cards seem to be very popular right now.  Stampin’ Up! has a Quilt Builder Framelits Set (144673) in their new holiday catalog, which makes creating quilt themed cards a breeze!!  But, there are ways to create quilt themed cards without framelit dies.  The quilt themed card I’m sharing… Read More »

Paper Quilt Greeting Card Ideas

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but I’ve been seeing paper quilt greeting card ideas everywhere!!  As I’ve shared before…I LOVE quilting with paper.  It gives me such pleasure to combine colors and patterns to come up with a quilt themed card that I love.  And, it’s much less frustrating to me than using a sewing machine and fabric. Well, I’ve been doing some more playing with the Quilt Builder Framelits… Read More »

More Paper Quilt Greeting Cards

I’m back today to share more paper quilt greeting cards with you.  If you are a regular reader of my blog, you’ll know that in my last two posts I’ve been sharing some cards I made using products in the new Quilted Christmas product suite.   I have two more paper quilt greeting cards to share today and here is the first.  This card uses paper from the Painted Autumn Designer Series Paper pack (144613). DESIGN NOTES:… Read More »

Paper Quilt Greeting Cards

On Monday, I shared some tips and tricks for how to make paper quilt cards.  (Click the link to see that post.)  Today, I’m sharing specific tips I used on two of the individual paper quilt greeting cards.  I’ll share the other two cards on Wednesday. Here are the cards I shared last week.   Quilt products used on each of the cards are in the Quilted Christmas product suite in the… Read More »

How to Make Paper Quilt Cards

I’d like to share some projects that show how to make paper quilt cards using the Quilted Christmas product suite from Stampin’ Up! I was EXCITED to see this product suite in the 2017 Holiday catalog, and it was the first thing that went on my ordering list!! To be honest, I have a love for quilts.  My sister-in-law is a fabric quilter and I enjoy all the beautiful quilts… Read More »

“Best Day Ever” Quilt Cards

Those of you who know me know that I LOVE to quilt with paper.  The Best Day Ever stamp set (Wood, 139091, Clear, 139094…a Sale-A-Bration item available only until the end of March) has some great images that are PERFECT to use to create a quilt-like card. Project Notes: The heart quilt card shown above uses the larger heart and the solid triangle shapes from the Best Day Ever stamp… Read More »

Cheerful Christmas Quilt Card

As you know if you’ve followed my blog for very long, I LOVE quilt themed cards, and I couldn’t resist trying a quilt themed card using Cheerful Christmas (W 135146, C 135149).  Today’s project is the result. I used one of the ornament images from the stamp set to create the repeating quilt-like pattern.  The ornament shape reminded me of a flower petal, and as I “played” today’s quilt card… Read More »

“For All Things” Quilt Style

This month I’ve been sharing all sorts of handmade card ideas using the “For All Things” stamp set (W 135152, C 135155) from Stampin’ Up! Well, the month is just about over, and I still have a couple cards to share.  Today’s card reminds me of a quilt card, and was inspired by a similar card on Pintrest. The way that I created the design on the white “quilt” squares… Read More »

Hexagon Hive Quilted Flower

For those who like quilting, the hexagon piece that is cut from the Hexagon Hive die (1329650) is a great way to make a paper “quilted” flower.  All it takes is a few scissor snips and you’ll have a paper quilted flower shape you can use on a handmade card. The process isn’t difficult, it just takes a bit of patience.  Find the area of the paper hexgon piece where… Read More »

Quilted Petite Petals

Today’s card is a quilt card made using the Petite Petals stamp set.  If you know me, you know that quilt cards are one of my favorites to create!! Project Notes: Coastal Cabana is the color used for this card. Retro Fresh Designer Paper was used for the quilt “frame”. The Petite Petals flower image was stamped on Very Vanilla card stock, then punched with the Postage Stamp punch. After… Read More »

Five ways to use paper scraps

Paper scraps…all crafters have them…they are a natural result of the creative process. A couple weeks ago I shared a post about organization of paper scraps. (You can find that post here.) Today I’d like to share my top five ways to use some of the paper scraps I have lying about: Use smaller scraps to create punched shapes for use in projects (flowers, circles, squares, banners etc). Use smaller… Read More »

Quilted Star card using the Hexagon Punch

Isn’t this quilt-like card created with the hexagon punch so cute?!!  Over the weekend I held a Sale-A-Bration Expo with my upline.  Those who attended learned SIX different techniques to use in their crafting projects.  This is one of the techniques that I demonstrated. This card looks complicated to create, but it really isn’t!  It requires six hexagon shapes punched from designer paper.  For this card I used the FREE… Read More »

Quilted Sweater Weather Pumpkins for SUOC

When I think of harvest time, I think of pumpkins…so I created a quilt-like card using designer paper pumpkins for the SUO Challenge.  Here are the project details: There is no stamping on the front of this card.  I used the Sweater Weather designer paper to make the pumpkins (from a pattern I created). Rick Rack trim was created using the Big Shot and Tasteful Trim die. Pumpkin stems were… Read More »

Hexagon Quilt Card

Today’s card is the very LAST hexagon card that I have to share with you this month, and it’s another paper quilt card. I sincerely hope that you have enjoyed and been inspired by the projects that I’ve shared.  You can find all of this month’s projects by choosing Hexagon Projects in the Category menu. Here are the details for this card: Modern Medley is the designer paper used to… Read More »

Costal Cabana Six-Sided Sampler

I’ve got another paper quilt card to share today (an idea I found on Pintrest).  You guessed it…I created this beauty with the Six-Sided Sampler stamp set and hexagon punch which makes creating this type of card a breeze! Here are my project notes: Love the look of these two new colors together…Coastal Cabana and Smokey Slate!! I was deliberate in which hexagon patterns were stamped with which color.  The… Read More »