My name is Jessica (you can call me Jess, cause we're tight like that), and I like lots of things.
I like to blog, over on Craftiness is not Optional.
I like to sew. That's an understatement. If I don't sew on something every day-I get twitchy and grumpy. My favorite things to sew are clothes for my kiddos! I'm mostly self-taught and love to figure out how things are made. I have two A-dorable daughters, Sadie and Charlotte-and an awesome hubby who
I love to watch TV shows and movies-but most of the time, only while sewing-two birds with one stone and all that. I love making tutorials. I love taking pictures but am only mediocre at it. I loooove chocolate. and french fries. But not together. I love to sing-but only in the car, with only my kids present. I love to pay bills. (not! just making sure you're paying attention!) I love the color teal.
I want to say thanks to Tasha for asking me to participate in her Handmade Christmas series-what a great idea and resource for handmade gift ideas.
Sooo...here is mine!
Need a creative, fun gift...that takes almost NO time to make? Enter this easy fabric silhouette art tutorial!
heat n bond
pencil for tracing
picture to trace
fabric or hot glue
frame (not shown)
Then place your traced piece papery side up, adhesive side down, and press with your iron on the cotton setting for about 3-4 seconds.
let it cool off for a minute, then cut it out carefully.
Thank you Jess for this fabulous tutorial. I know I am in love with it. Make sure you all stop by Jessica's blog and give her a little love. Her blog is definitely a place to find lots of inspiration and ideas. Come back tomorrow for another Handmade Christmas tutorial.