Heart #048 Holly

When preparing this Holly Basket you will use both the joining technique and the weaving technique. The heart is made from three individual baskets; an inner joined heart with the holly leaves, then a woven basket with the berries and finally a golden woven basket with a handle keeping everything in place. Cut two pieces…

Joined Heart #033 Valentine 2014

   This Joined Valentine Heart illustrates two principles 1) a joined heart may be joined about a point anywhere in the surface of the heart and 2) you may overcome the difficulty of having sections outside the heart shape by gluing together the two pieces of a heart part before joining.   The heart is…

Joined Heart #032 Squares & Triangles

    When I visited Rome last week I noticed a palazzo at Piazza dei Calcarari. The lower part of the façade is most impressive. It is made from large square and triangle shaped ashlars. Having just received Joined Heart Crystal from Anna it was predestined for further development. The new heart is made in…

Joined Heart #031 Crystal

This multi joined crystal heart is designed by Anna. It is made from shaped strips joined to form the triangles. It is quite fast, when you figure out the principle. Choose the two colours (blue and red on the small pictures) you prefer and cut out the pieces of the two Pages (Page 1 =…

Scandinavian Flag Garland

These Cross Flags are joined or you may say twisted or sliced together. There are the simple single cross flags like the National flags of Denmark, Sweden and Finland and the more complicated double cross flags of Norway and Iceland. The flags are simple to make. They do, however, only look correct on one side.…

Joined Basket #027 Dragonfly

The Joined Dragonfly is made from two parts in different colours – just like the simple joined baskets described at the page ‘Joined’. I chose gold as the one colour. But the paper had a white rear side, which I did not want. Thus I cut an extra orange part after the same pattern. This…

Joined Heart #026

This Joined Heart #026 is difficult to cut out by hand but very simple to put together. You need the two different heart pieces on the pattern to make the basket. Cut out the pieces in the two colours you like – if you have a cutting machine, cutting the sheet twice will give you…

Joined Basket #021 Roses

This joined heart is very much like Joined Basket #020 Roses. I have just made the leaves bigger, so that they may be easier to cut out by hand. And cut files: joined 021 cut 1 ; joined 021 cut 2 ; joined 021 cut 3 ; joined 021 cut 4