Interview with Wendy Tipton

Wendy Tipton is a scrapbook artist who uses scrapbooking as a means of capturing everyday moments and memories in tangible form. Each layout she makes tells a story that highlights all the special things about her family! Read our interview below to learn more about her, her process, and where she finds inspiration!

Wendy also creates handmade cards, and recently used some of our PrintWorks products to create a series of holiday cards inspired by classic Christmas songs! Check them out at the bottom of this post!

PrintWorks – Top DIY Advent Calendar Ideas

An advent calendar is a fun way to celebrate the days leading up to Christmas. This year, make it even more special by creating your own DIY Advent Calendar! Turn it into a weekend project for you and the kids, and then when they aren’t looking – fill it up with little surprises for them to open each day! This project is sure to make the holiday season magical! Get started by checking out some of the adorable ideas we found below!

Employee Spotlight: Carolyn Dionisio

It’s Employee Spotlight time at Paris! We have an amazing team of talented and dedicated people working for you – our partners, our suppliers, our customers. Their commitment to quality, service, and innovation helps Paris fulfill its promise to always Make it Better!

To help you get to know the people behind the scenes at Paris, we asked our employees some fun questions about themselves! Here is our Supply Chain Manager, Carolyn Dionisio!

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PrintWorks – Thanksgiving Party Ideas

While Thanksgiving this year might look a little different than in the past, it provides the opportunity to find ways to make the holiday special for the people we are staying at home with. Get your family involved in these DIY Thanksgiving party ideas and make some memories! We searched the web for some ideas that include food, drink, games, and crafts! Check out all of the party ideas below.

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Interview with Oco Origami

We recently interviewed origami artist Christine Ott of Oco Origami to learn more about her mind-blowing origami creations! Her work involves lots of colors and patterns, geometric shapes, and what must be hours of paper folding. She has even used our Colored Paper to make a few of her pieces!

Read on to learn more about how she got started with origami, where she gets her inspiration, and her advice for anyone interesting in trying origami for the first time.

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DocIt – Gratitude Binder Printable

November is here and Thanksgiving is just around the corner! That’s the day we remember to be thankful. But why do we only take time to be thankful one day out of the year? It’s important to practice gratitude daily because remembering the little things you are thankful for each day gives you a better outlook on life and a more positive attitude. Even on a bad day, looking for a few things that make you happy can turn your frown upside down!

PrintWorks – Different Types of Fabric Transfers

Are you working on a project that involves fabric transfers? If you take a look around, you will notice there are a few different types of fabric transfers to choose from. Some common types include heat transfer vinyl, sublimation transfers, and iron-on transfer paper (like ours). Understanding the differences between these types of transfers and the process for applying them will help you achieve the results you are looking for in your finished project! Below we’ve listed some of the key differences and features so you can choose the one that best fits your needs.