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1  I am Thankful for... Craft for Kids in Thanksgiving by JAM Paper on: November 20, 2013 06:15:36 AM
This craft is perfect for your little ones this Thanksgiving. All you need is some colorful paper and a kraft gift box.
Step One
Create the mini turkeys where guest will write what they are most thankful for.

http://www.jampaper.com/blog/i-am-thankful-for-craft-for-kids/

Step Two
Have your little one decorate the kraft gift box http://www.jampaper.com/Boxes/BrownKraftGiftBoxes . Make sure you cut out the opening on the top of the box, unless they are coordinated enough to use scissors.


Step Three
Invite family and friends to write what they are thankful for this year and place it in the box.


For the full length post and colorful pictures find it here http://www.jampaper.com/blog/i-am-thankful-for-craft-for-kids/
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2  Kraft Envelope Goody Bag - Eco Friendly Wedding Favor Idea in Weddings and Bridal Showers by JAM Paper on: November 01, 2013 06:20:36 AM
This is for all the environmentally conscience brides. Its an Eco-friendly wedding party favor to hand out to your guest and thank them for coming. What makes is environmentally friendly is the 100% recycled and recyclable kraft envelopes.



Here's what we used to make it:

Materials:
Kraft envelope 6 x 9 Open Ended http://www.jampaper.com/Envelopes/ClaspOpenEndEnvelopes/ColoredClaspOpenEndEnvelopes
Kraft shredded tissue in green and white
Kraft Paper
Heart Hole Puncher
Pencil
Marker
Candy or Goodies

Simply decorate the front of the kraft envelope with a sharpie and a pencil to give it a bark/tree theme. We like puns so we went with a clever "Don't leaf empty handed."

We cut out the hearts by hand because we had some extra Kraft paper lying around and a lot of time on our hands. But to make things a lot easier use a Giga Heart hole punch 3".


http://www.jampaper.com/blog/eco-friendly-wedding-favor-idea/
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3  Scary Scarecrow Lantern in Halloween Decor and Parties by JAM Paper on: October 24, 2013 11:30:27 AM


Materials:
  • Kraft Lunch Bag
http://www.jampaper.com/Bags/KraftLunchBags
  • Black Stardream Cardtock
http://www.jampaper.com/PaperCardstock/StardreamMetallicPaperCardstock
  • Red Cardstock
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Tea Light Candel

Create the Body

Take the kraft lunch bag and cut 1/2" slits along the top of the bag. This will make it look like the head is made of straw. You can cut the strips as long as you'd like but make sure not too long otherwise they will be too floppy and make the bag tilt over (not a good thing when your adding fire)

Next, with the bag still folded, cut strips on the bottom of the bag. Do not cut them too long. They wont detach because its the secured bottom section of the bag, but it does allow little slits of light to shine through and looks really cool.

Create the Face
To create the face we took our black stardream cardstock and sketched out the mouth and eyes. Since this scarecrow is meant to be spooky you don't need to use perfect lines and it should be jagged. Cut out tow triangle shaped eyes. Cut tiny little red circle from the red cardstock for the scary pupils.

Add the Detail
Last but not least glue everything to the bag and add the tea light. On Halloween night light the candle.





For more cool Halloween crafts check out our black cat Halloween candy bucket http://www.jampaper.com/blog/halloween-candy-bowl-craft/
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4  Orange Gift Bag Halloween Trick or Treat Bag Idea in Halloween Decor and Parties by JAM Paper on: October 22, 2013 08:21:33 AM


Super easy Trick-or-Treat bag. We took our translucent orange shopping bag and some Anthracite Stardream metallic cardstock.

Print a jack-o-lantern pattern directly on the cardstock and cut out with scissors. Use tape or hot glue gun to attach face to the bag. Let dry. The rope handles are great because they are durable so your kids bag wont rip half way during their trick-or-treating.    

http://www.jampaper.com/blog/halloween-trick-or-treat-bag-idea/
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5  Ghoulish Ghost Halloween Goody Bag Idea in Halloween Decor and Parties by JAM Paper on: October 04, 2013 09:01:19 AM
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Adorable way to send guest home with a treat! The clear bags make great ghost. Take some black linen cardstock and some white linen cardstock to make the googly eyes.

http://www.jampaper.com/blog/halloween-goody-bag-idea/
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6  Easy DIY Paper Wedding Fan Backdrop in Weddings and Bridal Showers by JAM Paper on: September 25, 2013 08:40:49 AM


This paper fan back drop is a simple paper craft to do for your wedding day. use it as a backdrop to the bride and grooms table.


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7  Fall in Love With Our DIY Fall Banner in Paper Crafts: Completed Projects: General by JAM Paper on: September 25, 2013 08:37:02 AM
This fall banner is easy to make and has leafs as a banner.



http://www.jampaper.com/blog/diy-fall-banner/
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8  DIY Fall Party Favor Idea Mason Jar and Candy in Party Planning by JAM Paper on: September 25, 2013 08:26:22 AM
We are new to the site and we are excited to display our work with the Craftster community. Our first craft is an easy fall inspired party favor that uses mason jars and card stock.

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