Card Making

DIY Color Block Thank You Card

Make a Stash-Busting Color Block Card: Free Template + Tutorial

By Kristen Magee

This handmade thank you card is a great project for using up pieces of scrap card stock or paper that are left over from other paper crafts projects. I've included the letters and all of the different letter segments in free templates below, so you can mix and match to create your own, custom color block letters.

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Notecards made with paint chips

3 Ways to Repurpose Paint Chips for Paper Crafts

By Jin Yong

Summer was a great time for remodeling the home, but what do you do with the paint sample cards after all the painting is done and the paint is dried? Today I'll share three fun paper crafts projects for re-purposing those paint chips. Not only are these paint chip card ideas a great way to recycle and keep them out of the landfill, the projects are also fast to make and super useful too!

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Paper Quilled Heart

Quill Away! Inspiring Paper Quilling Projects to Try

By Victoria Hudgins

Paper quilling is a great way to add some unexpected texture to your scrapbooking and card making projects. Interested in learning this fun paper craft technique? Here are some tips for getting started, plus some inspiring projects to try.

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Envelopes Lined with Patterned Paper

Simple DIY: How to Line an Envelope With Repurposed Paper Scraps

By AmyR

I'm always trying to think of new and creative ways for using up all those leftover paper scraps that tend to pile up in the craft room. We've already covered how to use up those little bits of leftover papers to create your own DIY embellishments. Here, I'll share a fun and simple DIY on how to line an envelope with larger patterned paper scraps for custom lined envelopes.

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