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Make a Christmas Wreath with Our Paper Poinsettia Template!

Make a Christmas Wreath with Our Paper Poinsettia Template!

Christmas wouldn’t be complete without the Poinsettia… so why not craft it into the most traditional Christmas decoration of all – a bold and beautiful wreath? The talented Carla Bagshaw takes you, step by step, through creating this gorgeous paper poinsettia Christmas wreath – a […]

DIY Paper Christmas Decorations: Your Secret For Success!

DIY Paper Christmas Decorations: Your Secret For Success!

At Create and Craft we just LOVE Christmas – because it’s the craftiest time of the year! With cards to be sent, decorations to be hung, and gifts to be given, every day is an opportunity to get creative and craft something original for the […]

Bullet Journal Doodles: Simple Ways to Decorate Your Pages

Bullet Journal Doodles: Simple Ways to Decorate Your Pages

Bullet journaling is the perfect combination of creativity and organisation – a fantastic pastime for those of us who love to plan… but also love to scribble, doodle and decorate! If you’re looking for creative ways to embellish your written lists, targets and trackers with […]

What Is An Art Journal? Be Inspired By Our Favourite Mixed Media Art Journal Ideas

What Is An Art Journal? Be Inspired By Our Favourite Mixed Media Art Journal Ideas

Not only is journaling, and art journaling in particular, a great outlet for creativity, but it can be an incredibly therapeutic pastime too! We take a look at some of the benefits to starting your own art journal, and try and inspire you to try […]

Papercut Fox Lightbox Tutorial with FREE Templates

Papercut Fox Lightbox Tutorial with FREE Templates

Illuminate your home with Carla Bagshaw’s papercut fox lightbox. A gorgeous piece of papercraft art that lights up, it will give any room in your home a warming, romantic feel, making it perfect for the autumn and winter seasons. What’s more, it’s super fun and […]

DIY Paper Pumpkins: Halloween Decorations to Scream About!

DIY Paper Pumpkins: Halloween Decorations to Scream About!

Carla Bagshaw’s Paper Pumpkins are adorable little decorations that make a boo-tiful addition to Halloween parties or ‘haunted’ houses. Craft your paper pumpkins in traditional orange or get creative and mix up the colours – there’s so much fun to be had with these DIY […]

DIY Meal Planner Board: Tame the Kitchen Chaos!

DIY Meal Planner Board: Tame the Kitchen Chaos!

Tame the kitchen chaos, with this gorgeous and super-useful DIY Meal Planner Board. This fantastic little project makes meal-planning easy, and means you’ll never spend more than you need to on your weekly food shop, because you’ll know exactly what you need to feed the […]

A Colourful Bookmark Project Perfect for Crafty Bookworms!

A Colourful Bookmark Project Perfect for Crafty Bookworms!

Looking for creative bookmark ideas to make at home? If you’re a crafty bookworm, then this simple but gorgeous papercraft project will be right up your street! Check out crafty contributor Siobhan Ferguson’s gorgeous watercolour bookmark, and discover how quick and easy it is to […]

ScanNCut SDX1200 – Ultimate Review

ScanNCut SDX1200 – Ultimate Review

The review you’ve all been waiting for is finally here! We asked the wonderful Mel Heaton to put the ScannCut SDX1200 through its paces, and share her thoughts on this incredible new die cutting machine. New to the world of die cutting? Check out our […]

Create Jaw-Dropping Constellation Art With A Little Help From The Foil Quill!

Create Jaw-Dropping Constellation Art With A Little Help From The Foil Quill!

Looking to create a personalised gift for someone special,  that really stands out from the crowd? Then grab your foil quill, and check out the incredible project below! This stunning constellation art home decor can be personalised to any starsign, and makes a truly magical […]

DIY Summer Party Invitations and Decor [+Free Download!]

DIY Summer Party Invitations and Decor [+Free Download!]

The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and summer feels like it’s in full swing… there’s only one thing for it: summer party time! If you’re lucky enough to have a summer birthday, then you could start crafting for this year’s birthday party – […]

Ken Oliver’s How to Make a Watercolour Galaxy Card

Ken Oliver’s How to Make a Watercolour Galaxy Card

Follow this step-by-step tutorial from Ken Oliver to create a watercolour galaxy card that’s out of this world! You get creative freedom with this project; bring your galaxy-themed greeting card to life using your choice of colours and sentiment, and even add personal touches, such […]

Meet Ken Oliver – The Artist Behind Color Burst!

Meet Ken Oliver – The Artist Behind Color Burst!

Specialising in watercolour, mixed media art and papercrafting, Ken Oliver is an accomplished artist, and the creative mind behind the incredible Color Burst range. Having travelled the world, Ken finds his inspiration in the beauty of nature, which is apparent if you flick through the […]

How to Use Your Tonic Studios Nuvo Drops: Discover a World of Dimension!

How to Use Your Tonic Studios Nuvo Drops: Discover a World of Dimension!

Whether you prefer vintage sophistication, sparkle and glitter, a luminous look, or high-gloss glam, this incredible range of Tonic Studios Nuvo Drops will enable you to produce stunning embellishments and professional quality finishes across a range of papercraft projects. We asked talented cardmaking pro Shabneez […]

How to Make a Pineapple Pinata by Penelope Quinn

How to Make a Pineapple Pinata by Penelope Quinn

Having a party? Entertain your guests – young or old! – with a treat-filled  pineapple pinata! Penelope Quinn shows you how to make this DIY pinata for yourself, ready for your next celebration! Penelope says: “This darling pineapple pinata is the perfect way to give […]