Half price card making books for you!

Fancy saving some pennies and treating yourself to a craft book a the same time? You can buy any of these books at half price, exclusive to PaperCraft inspirations readers from card making experts, David & Charles. rles. To order please call the David & Charles hotline on 0870 9908222 or email dcdirect@davidandcharles.co.uk and quote… Continue reading

June issue makes a splash!

Summer’s most definitely in the air here at PaperCraft HQ – and that’s not just thanks to all this April sunshine we’ve been having! Our June issue hits the shops today (Friday 11th May) and it comes complete with 3 FREE greetings stamps, especially designed by our Art Editor Jo to suit all occasions. Stamp… Continue reading

Download your June card maker’s templates here

Click away to your hearts content and download our June issue’s free templates – including ‘we’re pregnant’ shapes… PIN35 templates pages 1&2.pdf (360KB)

Paper sculpture treats!

Wave goodbye to 2D papercrafting. We found this amazing link to an artist, Peter Callesen’s website… it seems he can take humble paper and turn it into all kinds of amazing things… www.petercallesen.com Take a look – the papercraft fairy tale castle has to be my favourite!

Papercrafted yamaha

Imagine our surprise when a routine Yahoo search for Papercraft news came up with the Japanese Yamaha website (yes, that’s right – as in bikes)… Curious we clicked on the link to find out more and discovered a real online gem.. a page full of online freebies of patterns for paper-crafted wildlife – from dolphins… Continue reading

Brushing up on our craft skills!

There aren’t many jobs where you get paid to actually play with card making supplies, but today that’s exactly what we’ve been doing! It’s always great to discover a new technique, and we’ve been lucky enough to play host to the Airbrush company, who wanted to come along and visit to show us how airbrushes… Continue reading

Freebies for all you record breakers!

If you’re joining in with our Guiness Book of Records attempt to make Britain’s biggest birthday card then we’ve got an extra treat for you! The brand new Inspire Me creative paper company is joining in the fun. They have free paper packs waiting for the first 1000 PaperCraft inspirations readers to register on their… Continue reading

Britain's biggest card

Ever fancied being a record breaker? cord breaker? we want you to join in our biggest papercraft challenge yet – to make Britain’s biggest-ever birthday card! Our official Guinness Book of Records record-breaking attempt starts here… and we need your super crafting skills to help. All you have to do is download the flower template… Continue reading

February FREE templates – new & improved

We’ve split up our January templates to make them easier to download for you – now they’re a slightly lower resolution and separate files for each of the separate pages that you’ll find in our issue 31 magazine.. Click on the links below to download. Zoe January templates – page 1 January templates – page… Continue reading

February issue Free Templates: Glamour girl card

To download February Free Templates please click here… http://papercraftinspirations.themakingspot.com/sites/papercraftinspirations.themakingspot.com/files/migrated/pin31.templates.pdfFebruary Free Templates Have fun everyone.


Beat those January and go on a card making binge with these handy FREE templates – we’ve plucked them straight out of issue 30 for you to use… They include winter woollies shapes that look great cut out of felt for fun ‘hello’s and birthday cards, plus our russian dolls, which we predict are going… Continue reading