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Betty Scott

Iris Folding originated in Holland, where crafters made their designs using patterned paper cut from the inside of envelopes.  Today we will be using a lightweight paper.  You can also use wrapping paper, origami paper, foil and ribbon.   As you become more comfortable with this technique you will see your creativity come to life. [...]

Beautiful Collage Frame-so easy a child CAN do it!

by Betty Scott October 1, 2012

This wonderful project is beautiful and simple.  It is a great gift idea that is inexpensive and from the heart.  If you are not looking for a gift then make this a rainy day or any day craft project.  Here, we are walking through the steps of “how to” with my own 5 year old [...]

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Published Iris Folding Teapot

by Betty Scott July 2, 2012

The call came out for a project using recycled products.  I decided to do a teapot, (which is one of my favorite patterns). The next step was to find recycled material to accomplish this.  With everything in life, your projects always come out better using items you love.  So, the gift wrap I had saved [...]

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