crafters' Projects

Mom's Day Off

Mother's Day is May 13—Celebrating one of the craziest jobs on earth! Teaching a little human everything she knows. Making sure she's fed, clean, and safe. Even when she doesn't want to eat, insists on playing in the mud, and can't resist climbing on tables.

Spotlight Dad this Father’s Day

Make dad or grandpa the star of the show this Father’s Day with an easy-to-make 3-dimensional photo card! All you need for this customizable card is: 1 great photo, mounting tape, and scissors. It’s the easy way to show him you care!

Patriotic Pennant

Add some patriotic décor to your 4th of July party with festive red, white, and blue pennants. This simple project is a great way for kids of all ages to celebrate the holiday.

Spooktacular Greetings

Whether you need invites for a party or want to send a seasonal greeting, this 3-dimensional project is the craft for you. In just 6 steps, create an adorable card that will be a treat for all who receive it!

Christmas Countdown

Mark the days until Christmas with this adorably festive advent calendar. As Christmas gets closer, the tree fills with ornaments. Just print, cut and tape, and you’re on your way to Christmas Day!

Our Little ‘Punkin’ Scrapbook Page

Zombies, ghosts, and ghouls are all gearing up for the best event of fall—Halloween! The chomping of little vampire teeth can be heard in anticipation of the sugary treats behind every door.

Autumn Placemat and Coaster

Thanksgiving is around the corner, and you may have started thinking about the food you are going to prepare. But have you thought about how you will decorate your table?

Christmas Display Album

The time has come to bring down those boxes marked “Christmas” from the attic. It’s the season when we unpack the special items that we only see briefly once a year.

Snowman Holder

Who wants to waste valuable sledding time searching for their missing glove? This adorable snowman holder creates a helpful place to keep scarves, mittens, hats and gloves. Bringing this snowman to life is simple!

Jumbo Valentine

Kids and kids-at-heart love Valentine’s Day! It’s a day to express our love for each other through flowers, cards, and candy.

Painters Egg Craft

With the weather we’ve been having, it’s hard to believe that spring is bounding around the corner! It’s nearly time to get out the white dresses and bonnets!

It Starts with the Heart

The holiday of love is right around the corner, and it's a perfect time to make some Valentines that come straight from the heart. Wondering where to begin?

Patriotic Photo Frame

The Fourth of July means parades, family cook-outs, fireworks, and photos! It's the great summer celebration when we all come together as a nation.

Branch Out!

Spring has sprung! (Or it will soon, depending on where you live.) Even if green grass and blooming flowers have yet to pop up in your neck of the woods, you can at least say goodbye to dreary winter days inside your home.

Summer Get-Away Fold-Out

After a summer of family vacations, reunions, and road trips, your phone or camera is probably packed full of great vacation photos.

Crafting with Paint Chips

The craft store is a good resource for colorful scrapbook paper choices for your favorite paper craft ideas, but have you ever thought about the hardware store?

Grow Your Own Paper Leaves

Fall leaves are so beautiful to look at, but not so easy to preserve and craft with. You can create your own paper leaves with real leaf texture by stamping the leaf texture onto paper.

Paper Accent Cutting Tips

Add some pizazz to your next scrapbook page or project with handcut paper accents. Sometimes cutting a shape or design can be challenging, but with the aide of precision tip scissors, you can become a pro at cutting paper accents.

Leaf Edge Photo Mat

Add dimension to your photos! We all have piles, or files rather, of great photos we’ve snapped on phones, our digital devices, or maybe even an actual camera! At times it can seem like a chore to print them out.

Springtime Silhouettes

Dress up your Easter table with an Easter-themed table decoration. Start with a simple silhouette of a popular Easter object – maybe a bunny, basket, or simply an egg.

Let It Snow on Your Memories

Snow can be a wonderland of fun to a kid. If you have captured some fun snowy moments with your camera, a great way to showcase and highlight them is to build a beautiful snowy scene around them on paper.

Hang a Playful Pennant

Mini paper pennants are a really cool way to showcase a scrapbook page, or add a little festive flair to a homemade card.

Handmade Stencils are Perfect Pattern Makers

Making your own stencil can be pretty simple, and it allows you to create some dynamic patterns. Start with a desired design and secure it under a piece of acetate or thin plastic from a see-through presentation folder with tape.

Fall Leaf Pumpkin Centerpiece

Decorated pumpkins don't always need to be spooky. Now that Halloween has passed, try making this beautiful Fall centerpiece showcasing the changing leaves of the season.

Create Beautiful Fall Prints with a Potato

Certain craft techniques you never outgrow. Did you ever do potato printing as a kid? This Fall, revisit this simple, yet satisfying stamping technique and create some beautiful Fall leaf-inspired stationery.

Celebrate Mom

This Mother's Day, treat Mom like a queen that she deserves to be this year. Send Mom a card that's made from the heart.

Sand Sculptures

Sandcastles and sand-sculptures used to be child's play. Not anymore. Today, sand art is a fascinating art medium that may be brand new to those of us not fortunate enough to live near the shore.

Easy Paste Papers Crafting

Labor Day can signify the end of summer for many. It's the perfect long weekend to capture your favorite summer moments in a pretty journal covered in beautiful paper that you designed yourself!

Skill: Medium
Time: 30min

Vinyl Can Be Your New Crafty Best Friend

When you think of vinyl, do you think of fake leather couches or vinyl records? If you are a crafter, you most likely have used this crafty material in a variety of projects.

Organize your Craft Space with Style

It's a new year, and with that can come new motivation to get organized. Organizing your craft materials is a great way to take stock of the supplies you have and weed out any old supplies you may not need.