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NieNie Sambuco
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A papercrafter into social justice, gender & economic equality, reading, and bargain hunting.
A papercrafter into social justice, gender & economic equality, reading, and bargain hunting.

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Eclectic Ellapu February 2017 Challenge
After a long Winter Break, Eclectic Ellapu is back with an "anything goes" challenge ! This was a special make for me; it is my first completed mixed media canvas, and it is a personal ode to a place where I have spent the majority of the last two years.  

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Eclectic Ellapu December 2016 Pink Team Challenge
Me, ambitious? Never! ;) ...says the lady who made FORTY of these Christmas cards! I got the buckle idea from something I saw on Pinterest years ago, and had a fun (and eventually tedious) time making these paper belts & buckles. This also made great use of...

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One of my recent designs was featured in Simon Says Stamp: Monday Challenge Blog's Designer Spotlight!

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Can I CAS?
Clean and Simple (CAS) cards have not really been my strong suit. I find my eyes are most frequently drawn to complicated, heavily embellished or multiple layer projects. My inspiration boards on Pinterest definitely corroborate this! I started this batch o...

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Eclectic Ellapu November 2016 Pink Team Challenge
In a near ode to Portlandia, November's Eclectic Ellapu Pink Team challenge is to "put a bow on it." Bows are not a frequent guest in my crafting, but one found a welcome place in my Thanksgiving door hanger. 'Tis the season for holiday crafting! This proje...

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Eclectic Ellapu October 2016 Pink Team Challenge
My design team project for Eclectic Ellapu's October challenge pushed my crafting boundaries a bit. That's what challenges are for, right? This month's challenge theme is "shabby chic", so I tried my hand at shabby chic for the first time. I had some good t...

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Eclectic Ellapu September 2016 Pink Team Challenge
Over at Eclectic Ellapu , the Pink Team's September challenge is the theme "Gifts". If you want to join in, make something with a gift-giving image/sentiment, make gift packaging, or make a gift! My Design Team project is a gift that also has a gift theme, ...

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"To Read a Book" Postcard
This handmade postcard was a project for Postcrossing and a great excuse to play with some newer supplies. A book lover who likes handmade cards = a perfect recipient of my first postcard attempt! I had some kraft postcard 12x12 paper on hand, so I gessoed ...

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Eclectic Ellapu August 2016 Pink Team Challenge
Where did this summer go? I am about to leave home again for another 9+ months after a couple of blissful months at home. Onward and upward, right? I am looking forward to beautiful sights and time to craft this fall and winter, but leaving home is getting ...

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Eclectic Ellapu July 2016 Pink Team Challenge
It has been a slow crafting month but busy life month for me. Eclectic Ellapu's July "Anything Goes" Pink Team challenge gave me the motivation needed to carve out some time to craft! Killing two birds with one stone, I used my crafting time to create a pre...
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