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Pretty pastel baubles

These pastel-hued decorations will look beautiful in any home, but if pastels aren't your colour scheme, why not try out the technique with different …

  • 01 Dec, 2018

Zodiac notebooks

Use Papermania's Bare Basic range as a base for these gorgeous personalised notebooks. Choose your own colours, star signs and notebook size to make …

  • 27 Oct, 2018

Bare Basics scrapbook layout

Start your scrapbooking in style with this custom-made layout. Decorated with paint flicks, sentiments, stars, arrows and feathers, no two will ever …

  • 18 Oct, 2018

Cork memo boards

Get creative with geo shapes and pastel paints and display your reminders in style with superb desk accessories.  1. Mask off geometric …

  • 27 Sep, 2018

Beach houses

Not ready to say goodbye to summer? Create a nautical, summer scene that lasts with Papermania’s Bare Basics wooden houses. 1. Paint …

  • 30 Aug, 2018

Cityscape line art

The Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pen Hand Lettering Wallet Pastel Shades is the perfect tool to create a vibrant and colourful cityscape line drawing. …

  • 09 Aug, 2018

Craft with Artiste acrylic paints

Feeling those summer vibes? We are too! Get creative and make yourself a scrumptious ice cream poster with Artiste acrylic paints. The paints come in …

  • 14 Jul, 2018

Hand-lettered wooden save the date

Tell your guests to save the date for your special day with one rustic and pretty, hand-lettered gesture. Pick up or create your own wood slices and …

  • 05 Jul, 2018

Painted wooden peg

This pretty giant peg is the perfect partner for keeping your memos neat.  1. Take the Papermania Giant Wooden Peg and apply a thin coat of …

  • 02 Nov, 2017

Artiste dot art

Create this funky dot print using Artiste Acrylic Paints. It’s an absolute show-stopper, sure to add some cool to your craft projects. Created …


Meet printmaker Colin Blanchard

Printmaker and illustrator Colin Blanchard caught our attention in December 2016, when he got in touch and told us about how the Xcut Xpress had …


Meet paper artist Micheala Childs

It's impossible to miss the blossoming decor of Micheala Childs, who creates bespoke floral designs from her East London studio. Micheala's …

  • 10 Sep, 2016

Meet quilling artist Jessica Janiak

By day, Jessica works as a print designer at a luxury womenswear brand in London. Meanwhile during her commute Jessica can often be found working …


How to create a crackle effect

  Adding a crackle effect is a fantastic way to give your handmade projects a rustic or vintage look. Use this crackle technique on a …

  • 23 Apr, 2015