Sunday, July 8, 2012

Thanks Coach!


I just love this little guy!  I found him over at Paper Piecings by Nikki.


He's easy to paper piece, but for anyone who hasn't tried it yet, here's some help:

Like Nikki says "paper piecing is just the cutting various shapes of paper and then piecing them all back together like a puzzle."  Before I piece them back together I chalk the edges (a shade darker than the paper) and use markers for detail if needed.
Do this to all the pieces.

Be sure and print a full size picture of what you're making and use it as a guide for where to put back all the pieces.  I actually put the picture in a sandwich bag ( it keeps the adhesive off the picture) and work right on top of it.
Have fun and give paperpiecing a try!

8 comments:

  1. How cute! I love it! Nice step-by-step!

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  2. I am so excited for you! This blog is beautiful!! Looking forward to your next post!

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  3. This is super cute! Punch art is wonderful fun, but your guy is so much more. Your talent at making the mit is amazing. I'll be back.

    --katie

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  4. Congratulations on getting this blog going! I will love getting to see all your creations up close:)

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