Perhaps the most magical thing about paper is how this simple material can be transformed in so many different ways. Paper crafting has taken on many forms in the hands of different cultures that have incorporated the medium into their folk art. Take a look below at some ways paper is used in art around the world!Details
In this edition of Art of Paper Design, we interviewed Connecticut-based fine artist, Amy Genser. Having begun her paper-art journey over 20 years ago, Amy creates captivating artwork that has been commissioned in residences, businesses, and institutions across the country. Her work is constructed by layering, rolling, and cutting paper – combining it with various other materials to create large expansive pieces inspired by the environment around her.Details
2022 is estimated to have the highest number of weddings on record since 1984, and the modern bride is looking to have the wedding of their dreams without breaking the bank. A great way to cut on costs without compromising on style is to create your own DIY save the dates & wedding invites! Printing these pieces at home not only cuts costs, but also allows brides to be as creative and unique as they want to be, with any level of design experience.
Looking to print your own invitations and save the dates? Read our tips below to get started!Details
Our latest interview features a talented cardmaker and crafter who goes by RightbrainArt. After practicing art therapy as a method of recovery from a traumatic brain injury, she fell in love with the form of cardmaking and all of the creative freedom that it has to offer. She found art to be a fundamental part of her healing process, and in turn, has joined a part of a number of crafting design teams, and found a true sense community in the process!
Read on for more DIY projects, crafting resources and inspiration from RightbrainArt.Details
Our latest interview features DIY Wedding crafter, Jalonna Kearney-Rodgers. After creating lots of DIY projects for her own wedding, Jalonna found that it saved her time, energy, and reduced the stress of becoming engaged during a pandemic. A full-time high school educator, she now uses her free time to develop both her business and online community in hopes of fostering a space where other soon-to-be brides can learn and thrive.
Read on for more DIY projects, crafting resources and inspiration from BlueRoomBride.Details
2021 was a fun year for PrintWorks because we got to partner with so many talented individuals – including crafters, artists, teachers, party planners, photographers, scrapbookers and more. To celebrate this year in paper, we created a Year in Review lookbook that features some of the artists who have used our products in their work!Details
The holidays are said to be the most wonderful time of the year. Full of exciting festivities that bring good tidings and cheer. So, grab your coziest blanket with some hot cocoa on the side, your craft supplies, and let’s make some Holly Jolly crafts for Christmas. Read more to see 10 Holly Jolly Christmas Crafts in a guest post by Angelica, of Paper Blitz Online.Details
Want to take your origami skills to the next level? Here is a great tutorial video created by Christine of Oco Origami! In this video she is creating a Spike Ball Cuboctahedron Module. This is one piece that can be combined with others to create the larger origami creation shown in the image here!Details
Our latest interview features Diana of Dianas.Decorative.Designs. After starting crafting at a young age, Diana gained experience with crocheting and scrapbooking among other creative outlets. Today, Diana’s focus is on paper crafting–creating beautiful handmade pieces for all types of parties and events. With the support of her husband and three daughters, Diana continues to share her creativity and inspire others to create with paper.
Read on for more DIY projects, crafting resources and inspiration from Diana.Details
Our latest interview features Marissa of The Pink Ape, a multi-dimensional crafter who has been creating for over 20 years. Marissa is a wife and mother of two, who uses inspiration from the world around her to create papercrafts including cards, scrapbooks, and more. Sharing her designs as both a hobby and a business, Marissa’s main goal is to inspire others! Read on for more DIY projects, crafting resources and inspiration from Marissa.Details