Category Archives: Die Cutting

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June

Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine Basics & Techniques | Video Tutorial

Written by Ujjwal Gupta

Hello, this is Ujjwal and today I am talking about the basics of Big Shot die cutting machine and some easy techniques to try with it. If you do not own a die-cutting machine or are confused as to what all it can do, this video will help you get started. I am sharing all […]

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April

Altered Embroidery Hoop: Home Decor | Photo Tutorial

Written by Hussena

Hello everybody! This is Hussena here from Quill and Punch Works with a brand new photo tutorial for you today. Today also happens to be Pretty Paper Studio’s 5th Birthday. We will be having lots of activities all round the month so do follow the blog and our social media channels for the updates. I have […]

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March

Techniques with Masking Fluid | Photo Tutorial

Written by Hussena

Hi everybody! This is Hussena here from Quill and Punch Works today with you for a new post highlighting Masking Fluid. I had very briefly talked about Masking fluid in my last post as well, today I wanted to share some  techniques which you can do with it. It’s a versatile medium and if you’re passionate […]

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February

4 Ways To Do Masking | Photo Tutorial

Written by Hussena

Hello everyone! This is Hussena from Quill and Punch Works here today bringing you a brand new post. Today’s post is going to focus on an technique which is very common yet a challenging one – Masking! I’m going to show you 4 different ways to do masking on your projects, so let’s dive in. The […]

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January

5 Ways To Use Tombow Dual Brush Markers Other Than For Brush Lettering

Written by Hussena

Hello, everyone! This is Hussena from Quill and Punch Works hosting the first challenge for the year 2017 on the Pretty Paper Studio blog. I hope this year brings in more happiness and peace in all our lives. For the month of January, we have a very interesting theme which is ‘Rainbow’. You can interpret this […]

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October

DIY Bookends | Die Cut Word Challenge | Photo Tutorial

Written by Shruti

Hi all, This is Shruti here from Shrootzies with yet another photo tutorial. As you know the challenge this month is to create any project with a die-cut word on it. So keeping the challenge in mind I decided to try something new and make a bookend from scratch. One thing that my daughter, husband […]

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October

Die-Cut Word Embellishment + Using Die-Cut Negatives | Video Tutorial

Written by Ujjwal Gupta

Hello, This is Ujjwal today with a brand new video tutorial. The challenge theme this month at PPS is using a “die-cut word” in your projects and I thought I would share two of my favourite ways to include die-cut words on cards. These are also great Christmas card ideas with all the glittery goodness. […]

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October

October Challenge Intro | Die-Cut Word | Two Cards with Tutorial

Written by Hussena

Hello friends, This is Hussena from Quill & Punch Works! Welcome to Pretty Paper Studio’s new challenge for the month of October which is to create a project with a Die Cut Word in it. Isn’t that so easy and  so many possibilities too. Based on the challenge theme, I have two cards to share […]

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September

Altered Jar & DIY Notebooks | Photo Tutorial

Written by Hussena

Hello , crafty friends! This is Hussena here . Today, I am sharing with you some fun creative ideas on how to make some DIY Note Books and an Altered Jar, which can hold any gift of your choice. As you all know, our challenge theme this month is  “Back To School” and I am sharing […]

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August

Mixed Media Canvas | Photo Tutorial

Written by Hussena

Hello everyone, This is Hussena here to share the inspiration for this month’s challenge which is quite an interesting one. We are asking you to create a project based on any photo inspiration of your choice, so the possibilities are quite endless ! I was inspired by this gorgeous picture I found on Instagram and […]

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August

August Challenge Intro | Project Inspired by a Photo | DIY Canvas Frame photo Tutorial

Written by Shruti

Hello, my crafty friends and welcome back to Pretty Paper Studio’s brand new challenge! This month we decided to turn the tables around and let you pick a photo/image of anything that inspires you and make you want to create something. Yes! It is a photo inspiration challenge but the twist being that it is […]

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July

3 Card Ideas Using 1 Die | Video Tutorial

Written by Ujjwal Gupta

Hello, This is Ujjwal and today I have a fun video to share with you. I will be using limited supplies and showing you 3 different card ideas using the same products, specifically same dies. Dies and dies-cuts can be intimidating to incorporate on cards, especially if you have a clean and simple style of […]

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July

July Challenge Intro | Black, White & a splash of Colour | Photo Tutorial

Written by Hussena

  Hello, This is Hussena with a brand new challenge for the month of July. I hope you all had a great time last week with all the Eid festivities! 🙂 Well, now it’s time to get back to work and this month we have a very lovely challenge for you which is to use […]

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June

June Challenge Intro | Watercolored Handmade Cards | Photo Tutorial

Written by Shruti

Hello friends, Shruti here once again and welcome to the brand new challenge for the month of June. Water-coloring techniques and brush lettering are very on trend right now. So keeping the trend in mind our challenge for this month is: Watercolor/Brush Lettering/Stamping. You must include atleast one of the techniques mentioned in your project […]

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May

Altered Tin | Photo Tutorial

Written by Hussena

Hello everyone, This is Hussena here and this time around I’m sharing with you an altered tin which I have upcycled into a pen/pencil holder. This was quite a fun project to do and this would definitely be a  beautiful addition to any desk or craft room! Here’s a look at it :   I […]

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