These particular origami earrings are a little different then a typical origami project. First you get to decorate your own paper and then work with paper in the shape of circles. But there is folding involved so I am still calling them origami earrings. What you will need: Card stock paper or you can use… Read More Origami Earrings pt. 3
Hi there! Here is another origami earrings picture tutorial. This time I used origami ninja stars to make the earrings. A while back when my kids were crazy about fidget spinners I used origami ninja starts to make the spinners and I recorded a video. You can watch that here. What you will need: Paper.… Read More Origami earrings pt.2
Hi friends! I made a quick video tutorial on how to make earrings using cardboard. A paper tube to be more specific from paper towels or toilet paper. I prefer the paper towels because it’s longer and you can really make several sets that are similar. Hope you enjoy it!
When it comes to jewelry I like simple, inexpensive things preferably out of materials that one won’t associate with jewelry. So origami fits perfect in this category. Why not make origami earrings. I got interested in origami a couple of years ago when I wanted to surprise my kids and learned how to fold a… Read More Origami Earrings Pt. 1
I have some good news to share for you. Art-o-mat accepted all three of my submissions. What is Art-o-mat? With locations across the USA, some in Europe and Australia and New Zeland Art-o-mat are old cigarette vending machines converted to now sell small, affordable, original pieces of art from artists across the world. Read more… Read More Art-O-Mat accepted my submission(s)
I’ve been trying to make wearable origami. So far a small collection of origami earrings has started to build up. Baubbles, ninja stars and leaves.
One way to fuel your creativity is to look at creative people whose work you like and either take one of their classes, check out some of their tutorials, try their techniques and give some of their projects a try. Basically look for inspiration in other people’s work. A couple of weeks ago Maggie and… Read More Sculpey rings
I have an entire board on Pinterest devoted to toilet paper tube projects. Mostly kids stuff: animals, characters, print making, bird feeder….I was craving something cooler than that. I could feel that there is a way to make wearable art out of this often discarded item and last night I decided to give it a… Read More Eco-fashion earrings made with toilet paper tube
Last month I was playing with watercolors and ended up with several pages of watercolor wash. I used some to make cards and the rest I decided to use to make resin pendants. Here is what I used: Watercolor paper Ken Oliver colorburst watercolors Ice Resin I used to be afraid of resin. Once at… Read More Resin and watercolor pendants
A few months ago I became obsessed with making paper beads. It started as a challenge to myself about recycling grocery paper bags. I added junk mail to my pile of paper to recycle, old calendars, magazine pages, music sheets. I was on a roll, rolling paper beads. On November 1 the new issue of… Read More Junk mail jewelry