Last night, card making history occured in the PaperCraft inspirations office. I think I may have beaten my own ‘personal best’ record for quickest card making time! it’s very excited so I thought I’d share it with you all. I was running late to meet a friend who’s birthday I’d missed, and I horrifyingly realised… Continue reading
Welcome to the new card making week! Thought we’d kick start with a spot of nostalgia… have you ever stopped to think back to how you first discovered your crafty tendancies? I’ve been busy proofing this month’s reader story, about a school’s card making club and it’s got me thinking back to when I first… Continue reading
Here’s a little something for your weekend… click below to download two projects from the brand new book I Love Card Making… we’ve got an exclusive sneaky peak for PaperCraft inspirations readers! ? How to make a Corsage ribbon card (pdf, 272KB) ? How to make a Cupcake recipe card (pdf, 308KB) These projects are… Continue reading
At last! Card making gets international recognition… this weekend was World Card Making Day The event’s in its second year and saw a flurry of card making activity (even more than usual) around the globe, with card and supplies swaps, crafty get togethers and competitions. If only EVERY day was World Card Making day…
Click below to download the pdf file of both template pages from your free Christmas inspirations booklet… including a penguin, gingerbread house, ice skate and Santa… Christmas inspirations templates.pdf (Christmas templates pdf – 2 pages, 172KB)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org and quote… Continue reading
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
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)
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!
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
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
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
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
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
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