Paper Crafts

Transform simple materials into breathtaking paper art! Check out the Craftsy Paper Crafts Blog for impressive greeting card tutorials, dazzling scrapbook designs and inspiring project ideas.


Enter to Win the #FantasticFoliage Contest!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Embrace the beauty of the season and step up to this fun Craftsy challenge! Just create and show off any craft showcasing gorgeous leaves or foliage.

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Top October Treats: The Month’s Most Popular Posts + More

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Happy Halloween, crafters! We don't have any tricks up our sleeves here on the blog, but we do have plenty of treats in case you missed them.

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Finalists Announced! Vote Now in the Craftsy Pattern Design Awards

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

It's time to take your favorite pattern design to the top in round two of the 2014 Craftsy Pattern Design Awards! You nominated your picks from thousands of incredible indie patterns in the Craftsy pattern store. Now the finalists have been selected, leaving you the difficult task of voting for your very favorite in each of our seven categories.

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Free Pattern Friday: Say Trick or Treat for FREE Candy Patterns!

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

From Life Savers leg warmers to a homemade twix bar recipe, these free candy-themed projects are all trick and no treat! Check out this super-sweet selection:

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The Start of Something Wonderful: 13 New Online Craftsy Classes

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Food & Cooking, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Woodworking | Comments

Let's end October on a high note with incredible online learning! From quilting to cake decorating, you're sure to find the class to fit your creative aspirations.

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Using Distress Inks as Watercolors: A Fun Thank You Card Tutorial

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Paper Crafts |

Watercolors have become a wildly popular medium in card making, but the idea of watercoloring by hand can be somewhat intimidating if you don't have much experience. If you're new to the watercolor scene, then you'll want to stick around for this paper craft project, which looks hand-painted but doesn't even require a paintbrush!

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