Nature-Theme Paper Piecings

Shake up your designs with a bold new look. Use fabric piecings to create a page packed with texture and style.

Create a Whimsical Look

Design by Erikia Ghumm

The whimsical look of this design is enhanced by the look and feel of fabric. Erikia combined vintage fabrics to create this rich layered look.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Club Scrap. Patterned paper, stickers: BasicGrey. Font: Softhearted by Autumn Leaves. Transparency: Hambly Screen Prints. Flowers: Prima. Rhinestones: Me and My Big Ideas. Adhesive: Xyron. Fabric: Amy Butler (aqua-and-lime), Wal-Mart (green), vintage (aqua flowers, red).

Make a Card

Design by Erikia Ghumm

To create this woodsy card, Erikia pieced a fabric mushroom on a nature-inspired background. The greeting, made with a label maker, adds a modern touch to the antique look of the card.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Club Scrap. Patterned paper: Club Scrap (green fern), BasicGrey (olive). Label Maker: Dymo. Adhesive: Xyron. Fabric: Wal-Mart (green), vintage (flowers, red).

With Webbing Back for Support

Design by Erikia Ghumm

You also can use fusible webbing to give fabric extra support. Try out these natural creatures in a layout about your son or daughter.

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