Tis the season….to make Christmas cards! Lets be honest, it’s always the season for handmade cards, but the holidays give us an excuse to create even more cards for all of the friends and family on our list. If you are an experienced card maker or have purchased boxed cards in the past and are […]
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August is here, which means school is right around the corner. In between trying to squeeze as much summer fun into the few remaining weeks of the season, you also have to start prepping for back to school. This can mean anything from school supply shopping to dusting off last year’s text books for a […]
Some classic rivalries have been around for as long as anyone can remember: Coke vs Pepsi, summer vs winter, cats vs dogs, good vs evil, to name a few. The crafting world has its own set of established rivalries, and some of them can be pretty niche. However, the best kind of rivalries are those […]
If you want to give a pristine white paper a browned, unevenly-colored aged appearance and parchment-like texture you need to use an aging technique. I love using my own aged paper for my vintage and steampunk projects. It’s also very cost effective because you only need a few ingredients to create this effect instead of […]
Have you ever received a 3D card? Whether it had cool embellishments on the front or it popped out at you when you opened it, that card probably felt a little more special than most of the other cards you received. It definitely stood out more, regardless of what was written inside, and that’s important. […]
In this age of technology, printable crafts are all the rage. How great is it that you can just press a button and you have a ready-made craft at your fingertips? The inevitable downside of this trend, however, is that there are a lot of printable projects out there, and they aren’t all the most incredible […]
Most of the year, you can’t wait for it to be summer. Summer means family beach trips, lounging by the pool, and eating as many popsicles as your body can possibly hold. Around mid-July, though, you start wishing it were any other month. July gets hot. It’s way too hot for the beach or the pool, […]