Create your own DIY light to bring drama to any room. This simple DIY upgrade transforms a plain paper lantern into a designer-withy statement lamp.

Christmas craft

Homemade Christmas tree decorations will brighten up your tree and home. Easy step-by-step photo instructions for lots of simple Christmas ornaments to make.

tags from old books

Tags are cut from old recycled books; print off or stamp designs of choice; punch hole, reinforce, thread with string, twine or yarn. Tag crafting caddy - old books punched and ready to go.

Sketchbook journal.

I'm definitely going to do a nature sketchbook/art journal. And I have the perfect book to put it all in.

paper flower

"Gift Ideas for poor creative souls." Make a pretty paper rose for a friend. This would make a pretty embellishment on a wrapped gift.

paper craft

DIY Faux Curled Rosewood Wreath {Made From Rolled Recycled Book Pages

Started this project. Haven't quite mastered the rolls not falling out when you tip the wreath but it is beautiful already. DIY Faux Curled Rosewood Wreath {Made From Rolled Recycled Book Pages}

paper art

Amazing cut paper installations from Chris Natrop . [all work by Chris Natrop, images via his web site ]

Paper craft

Anagram Octopus, a promotional piece for the Anagram Bookshop in Prague - Altered Book Art - creative art with paper


DIY Wedding Details: Covered Tin Can Centerpieces

Tin cans covered in craft paper or fabric of choice (hot-glued to can), weighed down with a few larger rocks at the bottom will help this light weight/top heavy centerpiece from tipping over.


Love the lace idea for jewelry hanging. Add chicken feed sack material behind frame. ~ Lace for earrings with backs. Use open frame, glue corks, cover with choice fabric, add hooks

fancy paper punch and wire

butterfly paper punch and wire clay hearts with red nail polish origami stars in the pot

paper craft love

hot air balloons and clouds paper wall decor - love this idea for a nursery