Using up your product, part 2

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This week’s assignment, use your paper scraps. Here are a few fun ways to use up small pieces of paper. Pleating strips of paper uses up more paper than using just a flat strip. It also adds some nice texture and dimension to your projects.

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A patchwork pattern can fill up the entire space, and adds a great visual element as well.  Add some stitching to divide up the blocks if you’d like.

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Crazy quilting isn’t just for fabric, use the same concept in your papercrafting, just start cutting and gluing. Don’t worry about overlapping, it just adds to the character. I added some trim for extra texture.

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Making your paper go 3D allows you to use just a bit more. This fun spring card was quick and easy, any punch could be used.

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