Christmas Tag #10

Christmas Peace Angel and Butterfly Tag.

Christmas Tags # 8 & 9

Tags 7 & 8 Bird Cage Cricut Lite Bloom cartridge using paper to cover tags with items in my personal craft stock.

Christmas Tags #6 & 7

Today posting five of the twelve Christmas tags finally caught up and moving on with new projects. Tags numbers 6 & 7 are shown together front and back of tags are always covered in specialty  paper.


Christmas Tag #5

When giving  gifts to my daughters I always  make two of everything one for each of them. There will be no mistake each Christmas box will have keepsake photo tags on them also for the grandchildren.

Christmas Tag #4


Whimsy Faeries

Day #1 Whimsy Button Faeries Nancy made this challenge look so easy thinking I should give it a try using supplies I had on hand this is my very first try.

Christmas Tag #3

Christmas Tag #3
Best Creation paper
Wreath and Peace word from Cricut Cartridge Joy of the  Season
Bone angle and flower embellishments



Christmas Tag #2

Second day of Christmas tags for twelve days once again using products that's in my inventory stock, shipping tag, Jolee 3D Sticker,  handmade ladies boot, lace trim, inking edges, paper flower die cut Cricut cartridge, Prima flower centers. Back of tag written words  Merry Christmas.


Christmas Tag #1

Working on Christmas Tags for Twelve days of Christmas finish two and ten more to go, using product already in my stock from over the years this is what I came up with blue post card stamp,ribbon, flowers, pearls,hat pin with stones, snow flake used sticker litter, blue bling, ink edges on the back of tag Merry Christmas.


Victorian Keepsake Boot

One of the Victorian Boot Stocking up-cycle adding blue fur trim  big different.  Shown before and after photos. Back side of boot are photos of family members.

Handmade Christmas 2011 Ornaments

Few of the handmade ornaments made for Christmas giving using Cricut Joys of the Season cartridge for base of ornaments ,fabric, ribbon, lace trim, 3D embellishments, little glitter, Jolee and Penny Black stickers. All product used on ornaments are from mostly things that were in my crafting stock from a few years ago.


Victorian Keepsake Boot

Looking at old  magazines found this Victorian template from Scrap & Stamp Christmas December 2007 page 31 here is my version of the Victorian Stocking  covered both sides with specialty paper using glitter, lace trim, ribbon, embellishments.  Photos of   family members on the back of  each boot make  great keepsake gifts.



Baby Girl Keepsake Box

Hope everyone had a nice  fall Sunday. We sure had a lovely time Heritage Women program today and I must say the women really rock so many good women speakers. Here is another altered keepsake tin for Tiffany baby girls. Shown front top and back photos using several different papers and lots of embellishments, lace and flowers oh yes the inside of box covered with pink felt on bottom and  inside sides with lovely pattern paper, handmade dividers were made also. Thank you for stopping by to view my blog.


OZ paper Shoe Collection

Using some of Graphic 45 paper from the collection The Magic of Oz Collection one of the shoes made for gift giving over Thanksgiving holiday weekend and  stuffing the shoes with a few lottery tickets and when you win remember me.


Santa Boot Christmas Ornaments

Ornaments made using Graphic 45 Christmas Past Paper Collection.


Christmas Journal

One of the altered gift  composition book journals  made for Heritage Church Women's Retreat October, 2011. Composition books are wonderful  great gifts when they are altered and covered front back inside with pattern paper and fabric. 


Keepsake Wedding Box

Avis from church  got married in August here is the Keepsake Box made for her. Photos shown front and top.


Butterfly Garden 2

Almost fall do you  really love this time of the season? well at the Johnson household we do changing of the trees  and different colors of  leaves which inspired me to make this handmade postcard with matching envelope mailing to one of my Facebook friends.

Patricia Paper Crafts


Vintage Clipboard

After looking and thinking about this project a few things were missing adding coffee lace under and around the vintage photo. You can see Flea Market Clipboard workshop from http://www.sugarlumpstudios.com Nancy Maxwell James mixed media artist.


Tea Envelope and Tea Card

About  seven days since my last post. Up early this mornings thinking when you make lovely teacup cards why not make special mulberry envelopes too match teacups. Love to hear from you leave a comment thanks. 


Altered Tea Cup

Finally August just a few weeks until fall then, Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays are you ready?
One of the altered  tea cup and saucer project working on for gift giving. Leave a comment let me know you stop by.

Patricia PJ


Faerie Shoe Swap

Shoe made for my partner. Challenge can be seen on Bliss Angels blogspot, making the shoes were a challenge at first after  trying two times thinking I finally got it right.
Patricia PJ


Coffee Break Door Hanger Swap

Now that my swap partner received her door hanger I can post it. Just one of the many challenges over on Jeanie blog  http://allmyart.blogspot.com


Altered Shoe

One of the shoes I made using gift wrapping paper, old greeting cards, lace trim, silk flowers and shoe template from USB cable package. Someone pinch me I signed up for two shoe swaps in the same month.
Patricia PJ


June Bag Challenge

Altered  my watch case I made a before video showing the watch case before I altered adding gold rose with bling and ribbon June seem to be a little slow no juices flowing in my creative work style. Sorry I can not down load the video.

 Patricia PJ


Altered Summer Tea Cup #4

Tea anyone I love anything tea, tea cups, tea bags, tea spoons and tea cookies did I forget anything. Tea note cards come in set of six cards each with  matching envelopes to match card most of the cards can be seen on Coffee and Tea Monday Swap Group on Facebook.


Prayer Room Door Hanger

Thinking about my 3AM quiet time and this is what I came up with Prayer Room Door Hanger.
 Product used on front  pattern paper vintage roses rubber stamp Holy Bible, Praying Hands, Resurrection Cross, on backside of door hanger Glossy Flower Pink, K& Company letters Prayer Room.


Door Hanger Challenge

Hi everyone over on Jeanie blog she having a Door Tag Challenge. How cool is this door tag hanger about sports my hubby always saying not now in the middle of  the game. Both sides of the hanger is covered with pattern paper and 3d-stickers  this will be one of this father's day gifts.   Oh door tag challenge http://jeanieatc.blogspot.com.


May Handbag Challenge

Finally finish and taken photo of  handbag for May challenge.  Product used Cricut die cut For Ever Young, flower brads, green bling, Stickler glitter, Pretty Poppies paper, black and white dot ribbon. Handbag has two handles one if you want to carry by hand or ribbon for shoulder strap some time I love the shoulder strap other times a handle for early evening dinner.


Keepsake Tea Box

Happy Mother's Day to all my family and friends! It had taken me three weeks to work on this altered keepsake box  to bless Val from church she always giving of her time and talent. Going back to altered keepsake boxes I really love covering them with paper fabric and lace trims, painting on them.  Little information  sometime  a person get off course for a while but always goes back to what gifts God have given them. To see the  keepsake box inside and out check out the video on You Tube  Patricias Paper Crafts. 


April ATC swap with Peggy

Little busy the month of April just posting ATC made for my partner using what I had in stock boot a gift tag, hat iron on decal, bag die cut  from cricut and last pink specialty paper. Sorry  late posting got caught up with too many projects.

Patricia PJ


Vintage Brooch

Swap for all Seasons spring swap is here one of the upscale blog swaps and there are a few others. After looking several weeks for a vintage brooch and nothing that I liked thinking what do I have at home going through my back in the day jewelry found this brooch in a box label broken. The designer or company that made this piece of jewelry not known  look vintage to me. The brooch shown all the beads, crystal had come off the base I did a little magic and here is the finish results just like new. 
Patricia PJ


Dinner Bag photo #2

Finish dinner bag see video of  product used in photo #1 . Lace trim purchase from JoAnn Fabric,  jewelry are pieces wore in the 1980's I think.
Patricia PJ

Dinner Bag # 1 Video

It's that time to get those photos up for the artful bag challenge.blogspot.com taking out a bag from the old stuff and this is what was found cream bag need to be refurbish. Posting a video and some of the pieces used to put the dinner bag together.  See photo #2 finish bag


Wedding Tag

I love working with all type of  fabric, ribbon lace or trim using glitter heavy card stock covering the tag with white lace trim, rose trim embellishments, silk flowers and ribbon with gold trim. Covering the back of tag with Rose parchment paper and special insert for writing a message. Tag look like a layer of cake next tag will be a wedding cake. PatriciaPJ


Hats for Spring!

Thinking of spring and the love of hats putting together this tag over the weekend using Graphic 45 collection paper adding a few items black lace,  paper on dress form purchase from Jo Ann cannot remember the name of the paper also using a little glitter. Once again using old file folders to make the tag covering front and back with specialty paper.



Friend Tag

One of the tags made for a friend using ribbon, specialty paper Memory Box, butterfly, bling pearls and little sticker glitter.


Hello Spring Tag

It's snowing again so I am going to think spring made a few tag cards this afternoon to share with the followers of Patricia's Paper Crafts blog. Tag made using Memory Box sheet music paper collection, white silk flower and butterfly from the use first box,  die cut tag shape Pagoda  Cricut cartridge.


Bride and Groom Wedding Tag

Fourth tag in wedding collection what's on my heart to work on projects that have to do with weddings from tags, cards to wedding hats. Some of the before photos will be shown soon if  I can work out the kinks with my video camera.


Wedding Blessing Tag

Back of  wedding blessing tag parchment paper for writing a message.