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Carla Bagshaw

Whimsical Quilled Paper Plant Art [+ Free Template]

Whimsical Quilled Paper Plant Art [+ Free Template]

Quilling is such a mindful craft and, as ancient as it is, it’s easy to bring it up to date with a whimsical design or two. This quilled paper plant art is a great starting point for you to experiment with, even if you’re fairly […]

Make Your Own Paper Chinese Money Plant

Make Your Own Paper Chinese Money Plant

Paper plants are a super cute way of filling small spaces in the home. You can make them as bright or as muted as you like, coordinate them with your home decor, and place them absolutely anywhere without having to worry about light or heat. […]

Papercraft Home Decor From The Heart!

Papercraft Home Decor From The Heart!

Want to create something beautiful, but don’t have many craft supplies to hand? DIY home décor and eye-catching art can be easily crafted at home with as little as a canvas and a couple of pieces of card. This beautiful heart-themed papercraft home decor project […]

How to Make Mini Paper Roses

How to Make Mini Paper Roses

We’ve fallen head-over-heels in love with these mini paper roses created by talented papercrafter Carla Bagshaw! Just perfect for adding to a card or gift tag this Valentine’s day, this craft project is also a great way to capture the kids’ imagination too, and encourage […]

Quilling Tutorial For Beginners

Quilling Tutorial For Beginners

Quilling is one of the oldest crafts out there, and yet it carries a wonderfully bold and modern appeal to papercrafters today, thanks to the incredibly array of colourful, intricate designs you can create! Here our quilling expert, Carla Bagshaw, takes you through a simple […]

Beautiful Brush Lettering Quote: Make Motivational Art!

Beautiful Brush Lettering Quote: Make Motivational Art!

Brush lettering has soared in popularity in the creative world, and it’s not hard to see why – not only can you use this beautiful craft technique to add elegance to DIY stationery and journals, but it’s a fantastic way to create your own motivational […]

Explore the Benefits of a Gratitude Journal

Explore the Benefits of a Gratitude Journal

Journals are a really beautiful way to capture your moods and your creativity and are something to keep for posterity for years to come, and for future generations. Our journaling pro Carla Bagshaw is back with a fantastic exploration of the benefits of creating a […]

Junk Journal Tutorial with Carla Bagshaw

Junk Journal Tutorial with Carla Bagshaw

Junk journaling is one of the most mindful things to do for a creative mind. It is not the same as a bullet journal which, in essence, is a planner. A junk journal is, instead, an expression of you. It can be a reference of […]

Your New Year Bullet Journal: Crafting Fresh Starts!

Your New Year Bullet Journal: Crafting Fresh Starts!

In this tutorial our journaling pro Carla Bagshaw takes you through setting up your New Year bullet journal, with inspirational page ideas and top tips for journaling your way to a fresh start! Bullet journaling is whatever you want it to be, but its roots […]

Alcohol Inks Techniques: A Beginner’s Guide

Alcohol Inks Techniques: A Beginner’s Guide

The creative Carla Bagshaw is back with another colourful project to inspire you to unleash your artistic side! A lot of beginners to art can find the prospect of creating a painting intimidating – especially when it comes to using supplies you may never have […]

Creative Goal Setting Inspiration With The Filofax Leather Folio

Creative Goal Setting Inspiration With The Filofax Leather Folio

Bullet journaling has never been as valuable as it is right now, as we find ourselves  in such unprecedented times. While many of us are stuck at home, it is easy to feel a little bleak about the time laid out before us… but there […]

Breathe New Life into Your Old Christmas Baubles!

Breathe New Life into Your Old Christmas Baubles!

Christmas decorations looking a little tired this year? Or perhaps you want to add a little extra sparkle to the tree, but don’t want to invest in an entirely new collection of decorations? No problem – Carla Bagshaw has a fab craft project to show […]

Halloween at Home: Movie Night Popcorn Box

Halloween at Home: Movie Night Popcorn Box

Halloween may be a little different to normal this year, but that doesn’t mean we can’t provide the kids with some frightfully good fun. Instead of spending the night out trick or treating, why not get snuggled up indoors for a Halloween at home, and […]

Colop e-Mark Review: ‘Why I LOVE IT!’

Colop e-Mark Review: ‘Why I LOVE IT!’

The COLOP e-mark has changed the game when it comes to printing, as the world’s first handheld electronic and mobile (battery-powered) printing device that allows you to create and change your own imprints, and print them from the palm of your hand! Small but mighty, […]

Lunchbox Notes for Kids: Ideas to Brighten Their Day!

Lunchbox Notes for Kids: Ideas to Brighten Their Day!

Going back to school, or starting school, might be daunting for the little people in your life – it’s a big change after a long break. Having a little message from home in their lunchbox could make all the difference, which is why we love […]