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Kelly Creates: Meet Kelly Klapstein!

Kelly Creates: Meet Kelly Klapstein!

Meet the face behind Kelly Creates: the fabulously creative Kelly Kalpstein! We caught up with Kelly to discover exactly what goes on behind the scenes of her successful business, to find out her top tips for brush lettering newbies, and to learn where she gets her […]

Left-Handed Calligraphy: Brush Lettering For Lefties

Left-Handed Calligraphy: Brush Lettering For Lefties

If you’ve been cooing over all the gorgeous brush lettering projects all over social media this year, then you certainly weren’t the only one! Calligraphy is super trendy in the crafting world right now – but believe it or not there’s approximately 11% of the […]

Artist Trading Coins: The Latest Crafting Craze

Artist Trading Coins: The Latest Crafting Craze

Have you heard of artist trading cards? These miniature pieces of art are created and traded around the world! First introduced by Swiss artist, Stirnemann in 1997, the idea of crafting bespoke cards and trading them with other creatives has since taken off in a […]

Watercolour Stamping: Pretty Graduated Petals in Six Easy Steps!

Watercolour Stamping: Pretty Graduated Petals in Six Easy Steps!

Whilst we all love the way stamps enable us to add an intricate outline, background or illustration to a project in a matter of seconds, sometimes figuring out how to add colour to that design can leave us stumped! If you’re looking for a new […]

DIY Valentine’s Day Card: How To Create A Watercolour Heart

DIY Valentine’s Day Card: How To Create A Watercolour Heart

This stunning watercolour heart is a simple yet sophisticated way to get crafty in time for Valentine’s Day! With bold colour and a shimmering finish, it’s the perfect combination of classic style and creative flair.

Make Your Own Screen Printing Screens: Introducing MYOS From Screen Sensation!

Make Your Own Screen Printing Screens: Introducing MYOS From Screen Sensation!

Whether you’ve joined the home screen printing revolution or not, things are about to get a whole lot more awesome for crafters everywhere… Screen Sensations’ Make Your Own Screen Machine is here! Those of you who already have a screen printing kit at home will […]

Screen Sensation Inspiration: 10 Incredible Project Ideas

Screen Sensation Inspiration: 10 Incredible Project Ideas

A revolution in screen printing has arrived: say Hello to Screen Sensation! Created by Stephanie Weightman, Screen Sensation is the incredible home screen printing kit that makes screen printing accessible to all! No more bulky screens and squeegees – these have been replaced with a compact […]

How to Bullet Journal: The Beginner’s Guide

How to Bullet Journal: The Beginner’s Guide

Stationery enthusiasts and planning fanatics alike are all going crazy over the hottest trend in journaling now: the bullet journal. But what is a bullet journal, and why all the fuss? If you’re keen to learn all about this revolutionary way to organise your time, […]

Origami Home Decor: Create Your Own Geometric Wall Art Using Card!

Origami Home Decor: Create Your Own Geometric Wall Art Using Card!

At Create and Craft, our incredible Core Collection has been months in the making – and now that it’s here, we can’t wait to show you all the creative things you can do with it! We sent some out to our crafty contributor Charlie Mumford, […]

Getting Started In Quilling: What Will I Need?

Getting Started In Quilling: What Will I Need?

If you’ve never tried your hand at quilling before, you may feel slightly intimidated about diving into a whole new craft that seemingly requires oodles of supplies! But fear not – whilst there are plenty of amazing quilling tools and accessories on the market, the […]

Pimp Your Planner: How To Turn a Plain Notebook into Something Special

Pimp Your Planner: How To Turn a Plain Notebook into Something Special

It doesn’t matter how digital the world gets – there’s nothing like putting pen to paper – which is why we know the good old notebook will never go out of fashion! So we just love sharing ways you can get creative with yours – […]

How to Use Mod Podge FAQs – Plus Our Crafty Mod Podge Ideas!

How to Use Mod Podge FAQs – Plus Our Crafty Mod Podge Ideas!

If you’re new to the world of crafting, and you’re wondering what all the fuss about Mod Podge is – or perhaps you’ve just bought your very first tub and now you want inspiration – you’ve come to the right place! We’re here to share […]

The Only Screen Printing Kit You Need: Screen Sensation Set Up, Use & Fun Facts

The Only Screen Printing Kit You Need: Screen Sensation Set Up, Use & Fun Facts

Originally used by the Chinese around 2000 years ago, screen printing has become popular among artists, crafters and business owners the world over, as a fun way to create beautiful printed designs – and a super simple way to mass-produce them! Presenter and Creative Director […]

7 Reasons to Start Rubber Stamping

7 Reasons to Start Rubber Stamping

Do you want your papercraft creations to come alive in a matter of seconds? Then stamping may well be the perfect technique for you! Stamping is favoured by many crafters, as it’s quick, accessible, inexpensive and not at all complicated to master! Whether you’ve always been […]

Jennifer McGuire Shares Her Top Tips For Achieving Incredible Results With Your Memory Box Layering Dies

Jennifer McGuire Shares Her Top Tips For Achieving Incredible Results With Your Memory Box Layering Dies

Brand new from Memory Box comes an incredible collection of layering dies! This exciting new concept allows you to layer up the dies to create stunning patterns and intricate designs with ease – and the very talented Jennifer McGuire has been sharing exactly how she […]