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Thanksgiving Paper-Piecing Patterns

Count your blessings with our free downloadable paper-piecing patterns.

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    • Pilgrim Hat Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Jennifer Perks

      Cut a curved slit in the base of the hat and insert the top to give it a dimensional look. Outline the belt and buckle using a black pen, and use a silver gel pen to define the curve at the top of the hat.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Making Memories (gray, black), Prism Papers (yellow). Pens: American Crafts (black), Sakura of America (silver gel). Adhesive: Tombow, 3M.

    • Turkey Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Jennifer Perks

      Help this turkey piecing stand tall and proud. Create a base for the body from a scrap of brown cardstock by folding it into a rectangle and adhering it between the feathers and body. Use decorative-edge scissors to add texture to the feathers, and gently curve the cardstock for even more dimension.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper (brown, yellow), Stampin' Up! (red, kraft, cream). Pearls: Queen & Co. Pen: American Crafts. Decorative-edge scissors: Fiskars. Adhesive: EK Success (foam), Glue Dots, Tombow.

    • Pumpkin Pie Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Lisa Storms

      Use two different shades of orange cardstock to add depth to a paper piece of pie.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: WorldWin Papers. Patterned paper: BoBunny Press. Ink: ColorBox by Clearsnap. Foam: Darice.

    • Pilgrim Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Lisa Storms

      Add chalk or ink to the edges of the pilgrim hat and pants for easy shading and depth.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: WorldWin Papers. Patterned paper: Autumn Leaves. Ink: ColorBox by Clearsnap. Chalk: EK Success. Pen: Sakura of America.

    • Cornucopia Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Jennifer Perks

      Fill a cornucopia with miniature fruit and vegetable piecings. Keep the design simple by drawing lines on the cornucopia, pineapple, and pumpkin rather than using individual paper pieces to get the look.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper (brown, yellow, copper), Core'dinations (purple, green), Stampin' Up! (red). Pen: American Crafts. Adhesive: Tombow.

    • Indian Corn Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Lisa Storms

      To create individual kernels of corn, punch small circles from cardstock and trim the tops and bottoms.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: WorldWin Papers. Patterned paper: BasicGrey (yellow), My Mind's Eye (cream floral). Chalk: EK Success. Punch: Fiskars.

    • Turkey Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Lisa Storms

      Turn a turkey piecing into a fun crayon holder. Punch two holes in the feather pieces and run a string through them before adhering the pieces to the body. Tie the string to a rubber band, then wrap a bunch of crayons. Use the crayon bunch to support the piecing.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: WorldWin Papers. Patterned paper: American Crafts (yellow), Little Yellow Bicycle (brown), My Mind's Eye (red). Ink: ColorBox by Clearsnap. Pen: Sakura of America.

    • Place Setting Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Jennifer Perks

      Draw tiny details on your place setting to help the plate, napkin, and silverware take shape. Snip along the edge of the place mat with scissors to add texture. Stitch or doodle a border around the place mat for extra definition.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper (brown, yellow, copper), Prism Papers (rust, metallic), Stampin' Up! (cream). Pen: American Crafts. Sewing supplies: Coats & Clark. Adhesive: EK Success (foam), Tombow.

    • Mayflower Ship Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Lisa Storms

      Transform this paper piecing into a napkin clip by adhering a clothespin (clip side down) to the back of the crafts-stick mast.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper. Patterned paper: Fancy Pants Designs (cream), Making Memories (brown). Ink: ColorBox by Clearsnap. Chalk: EK Success.

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      Acorn Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Lisa Storms

      Add depth to the acorn pieces by inking the edges

       

      SOURCES: Patterned paper: K&Company (swirl), My Mind's Eye (grid). Ink: ColorBox by Clearsnap.

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      Leaf Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Jennifer Perks

      Trim a brown stem from cardstock and attach it to the base of your leaf.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper (copper, yellow), Prism Papers (rust), Stampin' Up! (red). Paint: Scribbles by Duncan Crafts.

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      Leaf Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Jennifer Perks

      Draw the veins of the leaf with brown puff paint.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper (copper, yellow), Prism Papers (rust), Stampin' Up! (red). Paint: Scribbles by Duncan Crafts.

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      Leaf Paper-Piecing Pattern

      Design by Jennifer Perks

      Accent a curvy leaf with puff paint veins.

       

      SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper (copper, yellow), Prism Papers (rust), Stampin' Up! (red). Paint: Scribbles by Duncan Crafts.

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