How to Hand Sew a Binding for a Card or Booklet
There are many ways to join together pages for a card or booklet. Hand sewing your binding is a creative way to add a personal touch while providing a sturdy join for your pages. Hand sewing a binding is easier than you think, and it only requires a few basic materials.
Book Review: "Kawaii Origami" by Chrissy Pushkin
I review "Kawaii Origami" by Chrissy Pushkin, which I received as a prize for entering a contest held by Two Classy Chics' blog. After trying a few projects, I've decided that I don't have the skills or the materials needed to complete most of the projects in this book.
DIY Holiday Craft: How to Make a Farmhouse Wreath Christmas Ornament Using Scrap Paper
Handmade decorations and ornaments always bring a special warmth to the holiday season. This festive wreath ornament is a perfect holiday craft project. It's easy to make and requires just a few materials. And you'll love how it looks on your tree!
How to Make a Quilt-Inspired Christmas Tree Holiday Card
One of the best ways to spread Christmas cheer is with a handmade card. This festive greeting card features a Christmas tree inspired by quilt designs. Easy and fun to make, this project requires no special equipment since the simple tree template is included in this tutorial.
How to Make a Patchwork Dove Christmas Card for the Holidays
Make your own holiday cards featuring a Christmas dove and some festive quilt inspiration! All you need is some scrapbook paper, washi tape, and holiday cheer. These handmade cards are fun to make and require no special cutting machine since the dove template is included in this tutorial.
How to Make a Reindeer Christmas Card Without Any Special Equipment
This cheery reindeer Christmas card requires no special cutting machine and all the templates you need are included. You can add a variety of fun elements to personalize these cards for your friends and family.
Tips and Ideas to Use Glitter for Paper Crafts
Glitter is a fun way to add bling to all your paper crafts. Learn how to use glitter, glitter glue, and glitter paper on scrapbook pages, cards, journals, and more. I've included free resources in this comprehensive guide. Enjoy!
4 Easy DIY Mother’s Day Crafts for Kids to Make
Unleash your creativity by making your own Mother’s Day art. These DIY tutorials are fun, fast, and inexpensive. Create these homemade paper crafts with your children and allow them to give them away this holiday. Handmade gifts show the personal touch that every parent loves.
Model Building With Poster Board, Craft Papers, and More
This is a fun project! Design and construct your favorite building using poster board and craft papers. This hobby or career is called "model building" and is great for individuals or families.
Adorable DIY Recycled Book and Magazine Turkey for Thanksgiving
This Thanksgiving, create a unique turkey art craft with items you already have around the house!
Instructions for Making Unique Chinese New Year Paper Lanterns
Includes instructions for making simple Chinese lanterns from paper, along with photos and lots and lots of tips for varying their look and adding embellishments for making them unique.
Easy Christmas Craft: How to Make a Paper Plate Angel
These colorful angels are made from a paper plate and basic art supplies. A fun activity for any age, these crafty angels can decorate a mantle, hang on your Christmas tree, or serve as a tree topper!
How to Make Cards: 10 Card-Making Tips for Beginners
Quick basic tips to get started with your card making, especially with you're a total beginner at making handmade greeting cards.
DIY Craft Tutorial: How to Make a Woven Paper Journal or Sketchbook Cover
This woven paper craft is a great way to add creativity and personality to your journal or sketchbook. This technique can also be used to beautify and upcycle a diary, scrapbook, or family photo album.
How to Make a Decorative Branch With Paper Flower Blossoms
Make a lovely floral decoration for your home by adding paper leaves and tissue paper blossoms to a natural branch. Easy to adapt for various holidays, this flower project is great for children, too!
Yarn Hat Ornament Made With Recycled Toilet Paper Rolls Craft Tutorial
Holidays just aren't the same without homemade ornaments and this yarn hat made with recycled toilet paper rolls is one of the cutest. Easy to make with the step-by-step photo instructions and video.
How to Make a No-Sew Quilt Block With Rolled Paper
Using rolled paper, create colorful quilt blocks that are beautiful to look at but require no sewing! This project is a great way to recycle magazines, catalogs, and gift wrap. Fun for kids, too!
How to Make an Atlas More Interesting With Postcards
Use postcards to bring an atlas to life! Expand your knowledge of world geography while showing off your card collection.
Paper Strip Folding and Origami: How to Make 3D Paper Hearts
Easy 3D paper hearts for Valentine's Day and other romantic occasions.
A Guide to Using Vellum Paper, Including Tips and Ideas
Vellum paper is a fun type of paper for all crafters. Have you ever tried to use it for a card or scrapbook page? This article will show you how to use it for a variety of projects as well as offer tips and tricks for beginners.
2 DIY Paint Chip/Paint Swatch Valentine's Day Card Ideas
These two quick, easy, and super inexpensive cards can make at home for your favorite Valentine. This is a great way to recycle paint chips, color swatches, and leftover scrapbook paper into lovely giftable art.