Posts Tagged ‘paper crafts’

Tute Tuesday: Matchbox Suitcase

There are days when I need a vacation…a nice tropical island…maybe Paris. Well, I can’t make it to my tropical island or see the Eiffle Tower just yet, but I can make these clever Matchbox Suitcases to satisfy my jetsetting bug.  Kimbles shows us how to create these adorable miniature suitcases out of matchboxes with [...]

Gamer Wednesday: Katamari Papercutting

I could look at this jaw-droppingly beautiful papercut project by twoeyedcyclops all day. Her Katamari Prince has been very busy! I spy a cup of coffee, Godzilla, the Titanic, and a whole lot more! What do you see? You can view the full thread for this project here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=345616.0 You can see more great crafts [...]

July 3, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Kitschy Mexican Saints Quilt by humboldtcherry My second [...]

Media Mixáge, from Spellbinders

Sponsored Content Recently, Spellbinders came out with a new line called Media Mixáge. As someone who really enjoys working with mixed media, I was so excited to see what they offered. Spellbinders sent me the Artisan X-plorer Machine, which is a compact roller press. It’s perfect for cutting, embossing and pressing with a multitude of [...]

April 24, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! Ukulele by pinokeeo Girl with Kite Pincushion by [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Altered Tin

Altered tins can be a great way to present a very tiny gift or just a way to share some art with someone on your list. The always amazing rackycoo shares the basics on how she creates gorgeous tins. You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=374080.0 The possibilities are almost endless but if you [...]

Craftster Quickies: Book Journals

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to take and old hardback book and turn it into a journal! If your new year’s resolution is to keep a journal or write, this personalized journal will be a perfect way to make your resolution even more fun!

How to Make Faux Pumpkin Crafts and Centerpieces

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill shows you how to take the foam pumpkins you used for Halloween and make them the star of your fall table! With just some paint, napkins, and maybe even some glitter, you can give new life to those faux pumpkins!

Craftster Quickies: Coffee Filter Flowers

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make flowers for Mother’s Day! These flowers are crafted from coffee filters and cupcake liners, so Mom can enjoy them for years to come! Kittykill will also show you how to use the flowers to make bouquets, corsages and even wreaths!

Gamer Wednesday: Space Invaders Pop-up Card

Who wouldn’t want to get this adorable card in the mail? Just a few cuts, folds and bends and ceep made this little pop out Space Invader card. You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=356650.0 You can see more great crafts by viewing the Space Invaders tag.

Craftster Crush: amaryllisroze

This month, our Craftster Crush is the inspiring and amazing amaryllisroze! Amaryllisroze has been inspiring Craftsters since 2004, when she joined our community. Since that time, we have had the pleasure of seeing a jaw-dropping number of altered art projects, shrines and paper crafts shared by her. What is even better than someone that posts [...]

Rock Paper Scissors: Valentine

Just in time for Valentine’s Day: kinipayla has taken paper cutting to a new and beautiful level. This gorgeous heart cutting is only one of several she shared. Look at the incredible detail she achieved with a simple piece of paper and an exacto knife. Thanks for sharing your lovely work, kinipayla! To view more [...]

Manic Monday: Elephant picture from paint chips

This little picture is adorable! It’s basically a mosaic made out of paint chips. It is 11″x17″ and LittleGirl describes its creation as “painstakingly tedious”. All you need to create your own is cardstock, a gluestick, paint samples, and patience! You can see the full details of this project here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=283341.0

Paper iPhone

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… So I really love iPhones and I really want one! Unfortunately as much as I love them I can’t really afford one right now. But with a lot of time and patience I could just make a miniature one out of paper! Well, I probably couldn’t make one but [...]

Manic Monday: Origami Stars Banner

Sarcastra must have a lot of good luck. Look at all of the lucky stars she’s made! She used them to make a banner for her blog (by making the banner by hand and taking a picture of it). She ended up using 1120 stars but that’s actually just a portion of the total number [...]