There’s always room for ice cream

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 9, 2013

I thought I would share a Silhouette technique today. I had a lot of fun concocting this layout in my head, then in my Silhouette Studio software and finally in physical form. I completed this look by building the page as much from the back as from the front. Here’s how: I was looking for […]


Origami leaf wreath

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 19, 2011

This has been add-on week on Sketch Support, and today my project is live! Please head over to grab the sketch so you can use it in your own crafting, and while you’re there I would love it if you would leave a quick comment for me. Here is a look at the add-on project […]

{ 1 comment }

Rosette pumpkin tutorial

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 18, 2011

Blogtoberfest Day 18 I was in Archiver’s about a month ago looking at new scrapbook products and saw a pretty 3D pumpkin they had made. The store was out of the printed instructions for it, so I took a good look at the sample and came home to try my hand at recreating it. Here […]


Celebrating a little princess

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on July 30, 2011

I was recently talking with my friend, Heather, who mentioned her daughter’s current fascination with all things princess. That sparked a crafty idea in my brain, so I made Sydnie this banner for her bedroom. I cut the base pennant shape and the lettering on my Silhouette. Then I embossed the background to give it […]


How can you resist?

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on April 27, 2011

Twisted Sketches launches its 98th sketch today, and the twist this time is “paint.” The sketch and the design team’s interpretations are awaiting you at Twisted Sketches’ site…and here is my design team contribution using the new sketch: This is the sketch: For the “paint” twist I was inspired to try a resist technique on […]