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Happy Pancake Day!

pancake paper cut tutorial copyright marceline smith

Hope you all get to eat as many pancakes as you want. There’s also still time to make this card or some decorations with my free Pancake paper cutting tutorial – it’s really quick and easy.


If you don’t believe me, here’s one that cutecraftsaddict made and shared on Instagram. Didn’t she do a good job? My next tutorial is ready to go on Friday so get your scissors ready!


Hello! I’m Marceline Smith, the designer and owner of Asking For Trouble. I create illustrated stationery, accessories and gifts using my cute characters inspired by Japanese kawaii. This is my business and personal blog where I write about my creative doings, inspirations, travels, Japan trips and daily life. Read more »

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