Christmas Craft Ideas

DIY Christmas crafts that are sure to inspire the kids and you. Great ideas for decorations, ornaments and parties. Find Christmas wreath inspirations and handmade gift ideas!

Reindeer Thumb Print Ornament

Reindeer Thumb PrintHere is a darling Christmas gift for the entire family from a child.  Lindsay is the designer of The “Cottage Mama”!  She is a wife, mother of three young children, author and stay-at-home mom turned handmade business owner.  Get all … Read More...

Project: Winter Bird Card

Project: Winter Bird Card

Here’s a great technique for adding multiple colors to a solid stamp image. Try stamping with one color of Distress Ink and then dipping a water brush onto other ink pads too apply additional colors, since Distress Inks react with water … Read More...

DIY: Mini Mitten Ornaments from an Old Sweater

Mini Mitten OrnamentsNatalie of “Crème de la Craft” creates craft projects “up cycled” from everyday objects you may already have around the house; like these Mini Mitten Ornaments from an Old Sweater.  They also make great gift toppers. Tie them onto gift … Read More...

Project: Skiing Snowman Card

Project: Skiing Snowman Card

How cute is this snowman, he’s ready to hit the slopes and go skiing! Nicole Magouirk is sharing a video on her blog showing how to make this cute winter scene card using stamps and die cuts from Simon Says … Read More...

Tutorial: Paper Casting with Stamps

Tutorial: Paper Casting with Stamps

Believe it or not these wonderful Holiday tags are made with toilet paper! Seriously :) Place pieces of toilet paper over your stamps (both clear and rubber stamps with work) dampen them, press out the water and you’ve made a pretty … Read More...

Freebie: Winter Scene Images

Freebie: Winter Scene Images

Shrink down this wonderful winter scene and color for a great holiday card or keep it full size for the kids as a coloring page. You can download and print this and several other winter scene images for free from … Read More...

Project: Bottle Brush Tree Holiday Card

Project: Bottle Brush Tree Holiday Card

I’ve seen several stamp companies with bottle brush tree designs for the holidays, I guess that vintage look is going to be very trendy this year!

Hero Arts has a fun bottle brush stamp and is sharing step by step directions as … Read More...