Have a fantastic day out at the Big Stamp & Scrapbooking show!

A Papercraft inspirations promotion Be sure to catch the Big Stamp & Scrapbooking Show at Alexandra Palace on 14th & 15th April. Check out the latest trends and shop for all the latest papercraft goodies at over 60 stands, then watch great demonstrations from expert crafters including Barbara Gray, Sue Wilson and Sam Poole. You… Continue reading

Visit the Stamperama show!

A Papercraft inspirations promotion Do you enjoy stamping and papercrafting? Then Stamperama is the show for you! Browse products from 30 exhibitors ranging from Clarity Stamps, Stamp Addicts and Little Claire to Craftwork Cards and Payper Box.  The show is on Sunday 12th February 10am-4pm at the Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre which is ideally… Continue reading

Visit the Big Stamp & Scrapbooking Show!

If you’re looking for the dream crafty day out, don’t miss the Big Stamp & Scrapbooking Show at Alexandra Palace in London! On the 9th and 10th of April, you can visit the show and shop for all kinds of gorgeous products from over 60 papercraft retailers, plus enjoy demonstrations, workshops, prize draws and competitions…. Continue reading

Craft with us at Stitch & Craft!

Ooh, we’re so excited about our Stitch & Craft show, we can’t wait to see you there! There’s so much to see and do at the show, but do be sure to visit our papercrafting zone, where we’ll be crafting up a storm in our Cake & Take sessions! Join us and make paper cupcakes… Continue reading

Bring a paper cake to Stitch & Craft 2011!

We’re so excited about our Stitch & Craft show! Join us from 17th-20th March 2011 at London’s Olympia II – it’ll be craft heaven. craft heaven. We’ll have a special papercraft zone, dedicated to card making. You can meet the PaperCraft inspirations team for a spot of crafting, plus watch demonstrations in our PaperCraft Live… Continue reading

Check out the Craft 4 Crafters show!

If you live in the South West, be sure to visit the Craft 4 Crafters show at the Westpoint Centre in Exeter. The show runs from 27th January – 29th January 2011, from 10am – 5pm each day. day. You’ll get the chance to browse and buy thousands of craft products, see the latest ranges,… Continue reading

Check out papercraft wonders at the V&A!

> If you’re planning a family trip over the Christmas break, be sure to check out the Victoria & Albert Museum of Childhood’s exhibition – Cut it, Fold it: Build it with Paper. You’ll find a collection of nearly 200 architectural paper models, sure to amaze and delight crafters! These highly-collectible and intricate models are designed… Continue reading

Celebrate in style with Inspirational Crafts!

This is a PaperCraft inspirations promotion Inspirational Crafts is celebrating its 3rd birthday on Saturday 8th January 2011! Wishing them many happy returns from all at PaperCraft HQ! Why not go along and join in the birthday fun?! They will be celebrating with Debbie Williams, as seen on T.V’s Create and Craft demonstrating, and there’ll… Continue reading

National Crafts & Design Fair in Dublin!

Craft lovers in Ireland, be sure to check out the RDS National Crafts & Design Fair, running from the 1st – 5th December! It’s the country’s largest celebration of everything handmade, showcasing the work of more than 500 designers, artists and craftspeople. You’ll be able to do all of your Christmas shopping under one roof!… Continue reading

Crafts for All – visit a craft show!

“> If you fancy getting out and about this weekend, and you’re in the Bristol area, why not take a trip to the Crafts for All show? Held from 1st-3rd October 2010 at the UWE Exhibition & Conference Centre, you’ll be sure to find heaps of crafting inspiration with demos, workshops and of course the… Continue reading

Get ready for the World's Biggest Coffee Morning!

Don’t forget it’s Macmillan Cancer Support’s World Biggest Coffee Morning celebration on 24th September. It aims to raise over £8million, and we know heaps of you have plans to hold your own event – or visit one! Find out more about a coffee morning near you, and get involved! t involved! Here at PaperCraft inspirations… Continue reading

Abi's Craft almost ready to launch!

A PaperCraft inspirations promotion u> Crafty news! One of the world’s most popular online bead and jewellery supplies companies, Empire Beads, is expanding their business into scrapbooking and papercrafting. They’re already known for their amazing range of products at great prices, so we can’t wait to see what they’ve got in store! We pressed Empire… Continue reading

Spend a weekend in craft heaven!

Don’t miss The Contemporary Craft Fair at Bovey Tracey in Devon! Running from 11–13th June, you can browse and buy works from some of the country’s most exciting designer-makers, as well as join in with fantastic workshops and demonstrations. Try everything from knitting to woodcarving, feltmaking and more! When you’re taking a break from all… Continue reading

See Dawn Bibby at Stitch & Craft!

We’re so excited about our upcoming Stitch & Craft show! It runs from 18th–21st March and it’s going to be a craftacular spectacular of demonstrations, workshops and shopping. ps and shopping. Once again, we’re delighted to be joined by QVC’s Dawn Bibby on the Friday and Saturday of the show. If you’d like to meet… Continue reading

Brighton Creative Stitches & Hobbycrafts show!

Ooh, we love a good craft show, and there’s a proper craft spectacular kicking off this weekend! d! Don’t miss the Creative Stitches & Hobbycrafts Show at The Brighton Centre, from the 5th–7th February. You’ll be able to hear free talks and demonstrations, see some incredible craftwork and, of course, check out the latest products!… Continue reading

Stitch & Creative Crafts shows in 2010!

A PaperCraft inspirations promotion Whether you’re new to crafting or have years of experience, you’re sure to have a great day out at The Stitch & Creative Crafts shows! There are 7 shows happening all over the UK in early 2010, and you can book tickets now at www.sccshows.co.uk. Check out the website for more… Continue reading

Crafty Creatures' Christmas Crafternoon

On the 28th November the Crafty Creatures will host an all-day Christmas craftathon at St Olave’s church hall, City of London. Entry is £5 and everyone is welcome. welcome. They’ll be helping you to make reusable textile advent calendars, your own Christmas decorations and even wrapping paper. Their cross-stitch team will be on hand with loads… Continue reading

Free stash for lucky craft groups or clubs!

If you enjoy getting together with friends and fellow crafters at a community craft group, club or crop, then we’ve got good news of a new sponsorship scheme that you might benefit from! from! Kirsten Lapping Designsare offering one craft group in the north east of England £150 of free product plus a specially designed… Continue reading

Cardiff Card Making Club

Calling all crafters in the Cardiff area! There’s a new craft club in town. The Cardiff Card Making Club is set to start meeting once a fortnight at Llanishen Leisure Centre. As well as getting together to make cards and join with crafty demos, there’s even the chance to win prizes too. Best of all,… Continue reading

Mums get in free to the Stitch & Craft Show!

This Mother’s Day (Sunday 22nd March), bring your mum along to our Stitch & Craft show and she could get in for free! All you have to do is pay for your own ticket as usual, then show the ticket officer your copy of our April issue of PaperCraft inspirations magazine – issue 59, on… Continue reading

Enjoy a luxury day out!

It’s time to pamper yourself! ourself! With our ‘Stitch & Craft Show’ coming up (March 19th-22nd), we’re giving you the chance to and enjoy a LUXURY show experience AND hang out in person with QVC’s super star crafter Dawn Bibby, all thanks to the Star Package! The Star Package gives you every luxury you’d like… Continue reading

Get the gang together for a crafty day out!

With our very own Stitch & Craft Show fast approaching (19th–22nd March 2009), we’ve got good news for all those of you who attend craft clubs, crops or groups! oups! You can enjoy a crafty day out with your friends at the show with special offers if you come as a group! While tickets usually… Continue reading

Making Memories offer glimpse of new collection

Calling all you card makers who love a good freebie (er, that’s all of us then!)… Hurry and get to the Making Memories US website – they’re giving away a collection of their new ‘Just Chillin’ range of craft supplies free to one website visitor – all you have to do is leave a comment… Continue reading

Last posting dates for Christmas!

Have you finished all of your Christmas cards yet? Last posting for 2nd class mail is tomorrow, the 18th December! Slowcoaches don’t panic – 1st class mail can be posted right up to the 20th December. Check out the Royal Mail website for more details on posting your crafty creations!

Calling all London card makers!

If you’re a crafter who lives in the South East, get yourself down to London’s Design Museum tomorrow evening for a night of festive crafting! g! According to the event’s website, they promise “A festive night of shopping, wrapping, card making, music, comedy and dance. Buy all your Christmas shopping early and then sit back… Continue reading

Start planning your crafty days out for the new year here!

January sales are all well and good but what if you’re looking for craft supplies especially? Bath, where PaperCraft HQ is based, is woefully short of those lovely small craft shops that provide hours of fun to poke around, which is why we love going to visit PaperCraft shows each year to get our fill… Continue reading

Hartlepool Cards and Crafting Club

Welcome to the first of our brand new diary dates posts. If you’ve got an event, club or crop coming up, let us know and we’ll feature it in our diary dates section! Reply to this post with your event’s details and we’ll set up a brand new post just for you! Hartlepool Cards and… Continue reading

National Scrapbooking Day

It’s not often that a whole day is given over to papercrafting, so good news all you craftaholics out there… there… This Saturday (5th May) is National Scrapbooking Day – which has got us all at PaperCraft towers in a frenzy of scrapbooking excitement… Try our 10 ways to get involved this weekend! 1. Visit… Continue reading

Tell us about your events!

Do you run a club or crop? We’d like to build up an events section of this website and we need your help! Do you know of any local crafting fairs or events that you’d like to share with other readers? Whether you’re a local shop looking to promote your workshops or you’re larger event… Continue reading

Best of British Scrapbooking

Happy National Scrapbooking Day everyone! This Saturday the 5th May is a national day of celebrating Scrapbooking, and if you haven’t already got stuck into our ’10 ideas for National Scrapbooking Day’ then take a look on our website and try one.. if you’re already a scrapaholic, why not use today to get your entry… Continue reading