ruth mercado ranunculus

Crepe Paper Ranunculus by Ruth Mercado

August 24, 2020 1 min read 48 Comments

Take a look (and try your hand) at this new DIY crepe paper flower tutorial from Ruth Mercado. Ruth presents her detailed, step-by-step instructions for creating a gorgeous Ranuculus. We especially love the layers and layers of dense petals that she uses to create this dramatic flower.

For more of Ruths work, please check out her Instagram page @flowerdesignbyruth

Thank you Ruth!

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Spring Topiary

Spring Topiary with Crepe Paper Flowers DIY video

August 12, 2020 0 min read 49 Comments

Carte Fini is pleased to introduce our latest Featured Artist. Rosa Carter (aka Avanti Morocha) has shared with us her beautiful Spring Topiary project.

Not only is this a wonderful springtime DIY creation, but we think you'll agree that her style is impeccable... enjoy and share...

Ciao!

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Pull String Unicorn Piñata DIY

Pull String Unicorn Piñata DIY

June 16, 2020 1 min read 6 Comments

Check out this latest DIY project from Avanti Morocha. This time she has created a whimsical, Unicorn Piñata that is perfect for your little ones... the "Pull Strings" mean no bat is necessary! Along with the other simple, easy-to-find materials for this project, the Piñata is covered with our lightweight 60 gram crepe paper.

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Crepe Paper Sunflowers Video Tutorial

Crepe Paper Sunflowers Video Tutorial

June 16, 2020 1 min read 37 Comments

Eileen Lim from Miss Petal and Bloom has shared her DIY video tutorial with us. Here she shows us how to create her dramatic sunflowers using 180 gram crepe paper. Give it a try and share your version with us as well!
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Holiday Piñata - A Carte Fini Tutorial by Roya Pirnia

June 16, 2020 4 min read 11 Comments

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!!!

Roya has sent us a new tutorial for a great project that is perfect for Memorial Day, Independence Day (or can be color-modified for multiple occasions!)

Enjoy!

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DIY Paper Succulents / Suculentas de Papel Collab: Carte Fini - Part 1

DIY Paper Succulents / Suculentas de Papel Collab: Carte Fini - Part 1

June 16, 2020 0 min read 4 Comments

Rosa Carter (aka Avanti Morocha) has shared with us her new video tutorial that describes in detail how she creates her unique and adorable mini succulent plants.

This easy-to-do project is a great idea for table-number holders, wedding favors and more..

Create...Enjoy...Share...

Ciao!

 

Music: 

Carefree by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...)
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Life of Riley by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...)
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Crepe Paper Flower Headpieces by Featured Artist Tiffanie Turner

Crepe Paper Flower Headpieces by Featured Artist Tiffanie Turner

June 16, 2020 7 min read 22 Comments

Autumn -- yes this cherished time of year has finally arrived along with all the lovely things we come to cherish after a long summer...from cool nights and warm cider, to the howl of a brisk breeze under the moonlight. This season can bring out the best inspiration from us all! The joy of crafting and the love of creating a little magic with rich, Italian crepe paper is something we continue to enjoy sharing with you, and today we are pleased to present our first Carte Fini blog post with our much anticipated "Featured Artist" showcase!

We are launching the Featured Artist showcase with an extremely talented, versatile, and beautiful individual (inside and out)! Please meet Tiffanie Turner, along with her story and a fabulous tutorial she has created just for you! Check it out, and we hope you'll "Fall" for Tiffanie's stylish, and very chic spin on floral fun.

Check us out again next month for more of Tiffanie's wonderful creations and inspiration. Happy Fall, and happy crafting!
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crepe paper magnolia

Crepe Paper Magnolia Tutorial

May 18, 2020 1 min read 11 Comments

Take a look at this DIY tutorial offered up from Christine Paper Design! We so admire Christine's talent and aesthetic. Here she presents her technique for creating a stunning, hand-painted Magnolia. We hope you try it yourself and share your own version.

Create...Enjoy...Share!

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Spring tulip roya pirnia

Crepe Paper Spring Tulip Tutorial by Roya

May 11, 2020 2 min read 2 Comments

Roya has been busy lately!...

Spring has sprung and she is back with yet another beautiful creation to bring in this long awaited season.

Enjoy!

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crepe paper mushroom

Crepe Paper Mushroom How-To Video

April 29, 2020 1 min read 7 Comments

Here's a great tutorial if you are looking for a project other than paper flowers for a change. Marisa Tatibana of Flores De Papel shares her unique process for creating this whimsical fungus...

Have Fun!

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How to make your own doublette

How to make your own Doublette Crepe Paper? AND Cherry Blossoms!

April 29, 2020 1 min read 3 Comments

In this video from Wan Hamachi, she demonstrates how to make Cherry Blossoms using a simple lamination process to create double-sided crepe paper from two colors of 60 gram crepe paper (similar to the popular "Doublette" crepe paper). Two great techniques in one stunning video tutorial!

Thank you, Wan!

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crepe paper tulip tutorial

DIY Crepe Paper Tulip Video

April 20, 2020 1 min read 1 Comment

Erica Worrall of @_littlepaperflowers_ (Instagram) has provided us with a wonderfully produced DIY video tutorial of her crepe paper tulip. In addition to her artistry, we love her style and sense of playfulness.

Enjoy!

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