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What templates does Scherenschnitte have?

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Scherenschnitte, the ancient art of paper cutting, began in China around 100 A.D. and spread worldwide by the 14th century; templates feature traditional themes of silhouettes, valentines, folk art and love letters, but have evolved into templates that feature other themes like patriotic, garden and ocean. Scherenschnitte templates are as varied as the imagination and range from simple fold-and-cut designs to highly intricate, detailed examples.

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There are many Scherenschnitte templates in a vast array of themes and technical difficulty available online as free printable templates on websites, templates that can be individually purchased from sites like Paper Cuttings by Alison or as patterns and designs compiled in template books on Amazon.

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