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"No Spend 2022" Mid-Year Update

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  Welcome to  Paper Crafting With Rebecca ! I am so happy you stopped into my little blog. I hope you find the information here fun, informative, and inspirational. I am not selling anything. I am not sponsored by (nor an affiliate of) any of the products used or companies mentioned in my blog or videos. I simple create this blog (and videos) because I love meeting new people and connecting with others in the paper crafting community. As many of you know, I am doing a crafting supply "No Spend 2022". I teamed up with three other YouTube crafty creators for moral support and we have decided to do an update video to share how it is going. As I pointed out in the video, I’m not going to say 2022 has all been easy and smooth so far. I love to watch and shop Crafter’s Companion and HSN Craft Events, and there have been some real moments of temptation. I don’t want to miss watching the event (even though I’m not buying anything) because I love seeing the new releases, gleaning car

May 2022 Review

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Welcome to   Paper Crafting With Rebecca ! I am so happy you stopped into my little blog. I hope you find the information here fun, informative, and inspirational. I am not selling anything. I am not sponsored by (nor an affiliate of) any of the products used or companies mentioned in my blog or videos. I simple create this blog (and videos) because I love meeting new people and connecting with others in the paper crafting community. As you may already know (or not) I am not spending money on craft supplies for all of 2022! Here is the video about that if you want to know more: Being on this "spending freeze" I gave each month a theme so I would have some inspiration to focus on as I crafted that month. I designated May as... "May" I Create Some Embellishment Flowers? So all throughout the month of May I tried to help inspire you to create different styles of flowers made with items you "may" already own. It was a fun month of playing and creating flowers.

Kendra's Card Challenge 6 - May Entry

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  Welcome to   Paper Crafting With Rebecca ! I am so happy you stopped into my little blog. I hope you find the information here fun, informative, and inspirational. I am not selling anything. I am not sponsored by (nor an affiliate of) any of the products used or companies mentioned in my blog or videos. I simple create this blog (and videos) because I love meeting new people and connecting with others in the paper crafting community. It is time for my May entry in Kendra's Card Challenge! This is her sixth challenge and the sketches for it are fantastic. I had so much fun playing along. Here is a quick video explanation and then I will post below how you, too, can enter the challenge. Now let's look at the 15 card sketches Kendra provided: What do you think? Are you now inspired to join in on the challenge, too? Here is a link to Kendra's rules and where you can download the free .pdf to play along.  Kendra's Card Challenge Page  Also, remember to use the hashtag #ken

April 2022 Review

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Welcome to   Paper Crafting With Rebecca ! I am so happy you stopped into my little blog. I hope you find the information here fun, informative, and inspirational. I am not selling anything. I am not sponsored by (nor an affiliate of) any of the products used or companies mentioned in my blog or videos. I simple create this blog (and videos) because I love meeting new people and connecting with others in the paper crafting community. As you may already know (or not) I am not spending money on craft supplies for all of 2022! Here is the video about that if you want to know more: Being on this "spending freeze" I gave each month a theme so I would have some inspiration to focus on as I crafted that month. I designated April as "Alcohol Inks Bringing Spring to Life!" It was a fun month of playing and creating with alcohol inks. Hopefully everyone gained some new crafting knowledge, inspiration, and had fun! Here are the videos for April 2022 should you want to review t

Kendra's Card Challenge #6 - Easter Version

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  Welcome to   Paper Crafting With Rebecca ! I am so happy you stopped into my little blog. I hope you find the information here fun, informative, and inspirational. I am not selling anything. I am not sponsored by (nor an affiliate of) any of the products used or companies mentioned in my blog or videos. I simple create this blog (and videos) because I love meeting new people and connecting with others in the paper crafting community. It is time for a new Kendra's Card Challenge! This is her sixth challenge and the sketches for it are fantastic. I had so much fun playing along. Here is a quick video explanation and then I will post detail pictures below as well as how you, too, can enter the challenge. Now let's look at the 15 card sketches Kendra provided: For your viewing pleasure, here are pictures of the cards up close so you can see them better. I hope they inspire you to join in the fun, too! Card Sketch #1 Card Sketch #2 Card Sketch #3 Card Sketch #4 Card Sketch #5 Card

March Review

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  Welcome to   Paper Crafting With Rebecca ! I am so happy you stopped into my little blog. I hope you find the information here fun, informative, and inspirational. I am not selling anything. I am not sponsored by (nor an affiliate of) any of the products used or companies mentioned in my blog or videos. I simple create this blog (and videos) because I love meeting new people and connecting with others in the paper crafting community. As you may already know (or not) I am not spending money on craft supplies for all of 2022! Here is the video about that if you want to know more: Being on this "spending freeze" I gave each month a theme so I would have some inspiration to focus on as I crafted that month. I designated March as "March Madness of Mixed Media!" It was a fun month of playing and creating with various mediums for a variety of mixed media projects. Hopefully everyone gained some new crafting knowledge, inspiration, and had fun! Here are the videos for Mar

February Review

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Welcome to   Paper Crafting With Rebecca ! I am so happy you stopped into my little blog. I hope you find the information here fun, informative, and inspirational. I am not selling anything. I am not sponsored by (nor an affiliate of) any of the products used or companies mentioned in my blog or videos. I simple create this blog (and videos) because I love meeting new people and connecting with others in the paper crafting community. As you may already know (or not) I am not spending money on craft supplies for all of 2022! Here is the video about that if you want to know more:  Being on this "spending freeze" I gave each month a theme so I would have some inspiration to focus on as I crafted that month. February was my "Watercolor February Series!" where we explored traditional watercoloring, water-based markers, watercolor pencils, etc. and it was a month full of tips and inspiration. Here are the videos for February 2022 should you want to review them: Hopefully