L Letterpress Tips & Resources as seen on papercrave.com

L Letterpress Tips & Resources

Don’t forget to enter the giveaway to win two plates of your choice from Boxcar Press! My Top 5 Tips for Getting Great Results with the L Letterpress 1. Invest in a soft rubber brayer.¬† Purchasing a 6″ Speedball Soft

L Letterpress + Lifestyle Crafts White (330gsm) Result

L Letterpress : Which Paper is Best?

I printed the letterpress gift tags from the tutorial on several different types of paper to see how the results would vary, and I’m happy to say that I had pretty good results with each. Keep in mind that I’m

L Letterpress Tutorial : Step 1

L Letterpress Tutorial : Let’s Make Gift Tags

It’s funny how things work out sometimes. A little while back, I was thinking about breaking out my L Letterpress and giving it another try after my not-as-successful-as-I-hoped-they-would-be initial attempts. And, about a week later, the folks at Boxcar Press

Book Review : All Things Paper by Ann Martin

All Things Paper by Ann Martin Book Review

All Things Paper: 20 Unique Projects from Leading Paper Crafters, Artists, and Designers, the new book by Ann Martin, the talented quilling artist and paper enthusiast behind the blog, All Things Paper, is one that I’ve been anticipating. I have

Geometric Rubber Stamps | Hunter's Hideaway

Hunter’s Hideaway Geometric Rubber Stamps

My imagination is running wild thinking about all of the possible paper crafts that could be made with these little geometric rubber stamps from Hunter’s Hideaway. I love that they carry both solid shapes and patterned shapes, like striped triangles

Scream for Ice Cream Print | Bigode Digital

Bigode Digital Art Prints

I spotted this super fun “Scream for Ice Cream” art print on Pinterest last week and immediately headed over to the Bigode Digital shop, where I discovered even more sweet prints in this awesome cream, gray, and pink palette. Check

Free Mother's Day Printables as seen on papercrave.com

Free Mother’s Day Printables

Mother’s Day is less than a week away and, if you’re still looking for a great gift idea or greeting for your special mom, then one of these awesome, mom-themed freebies may fit the bill perfectly: Above, clockwise from top

Free Printable Easter Paper Goodies

Free Printable Easter Goodies

Looking for a few super cute Easter freebies? This little roundup has everything from egg-cellent egg tags to bunny boxes, all free to download thanks to the very talented peeps who have generously shared their creations. Check ’em out: Above,

Vintage Postage Stamps from Saturday Morning Vintage

Saturday Morning Vintage

Vintage ephemera fiends, this post is for you! Xenia from Saturday Morning Vintage scours flea markets, antique fairs, and estate sales throughout San Diego for papers with a past, and her shop has been a standout on Etsy for years because

On My Wishlist : Crafty Things

On My Wishlist : Crafty Things

Though I’ve been pretty busy with freelance web development projects for the past few months, crafts are never far from my mind. In between coding sessions, I often find myself browsing online craft supply shops, checking out what’s new, and

Valentine's Day Freebies

Free Valentine’s Day Printables #2

Still on the lookout for some seriously sweet Valentine’s Day printables? Here are a few that I think you’ll like, and be sure to check out part one of my roundup for even more fun, love-themed freebies that you can

Free Printable Valentine's Day Goodies

Free Valentine’s Day Printables

If you’re looking for some really cute (and free) Valentine’s Day goodies, then you’ll want to check out this fun group of printables from around the interwebs. Thanks to all of the talented designers who have shared these great freebies

Ellen Giggenbach Holiday Paper Craft

Ellen Giggenbach Paper Crafts + Art Prints

Ellen Giggenbach’s retro folksy paper creations are so vibrant and fun that it’s hard not to feel energized and inspired simply by looking at her paper crafts and art prints. Ellen recently completed a new range of Christmas paper crafts

Free Printable Holiday Gift Wrap

Weekly Wrap #139 : Elli Wrap Christmas Collection

Holy moly, does Elli ever have some fantastic freebies this holiday season! The generous and talented creatives from this wonderful stationery shop have created a very merry collection of free printable holiday gift wrap, gift tags, and printable bows this

Free Printable Holiday Card & Ugly Sweater Tags

Free Printable Holiday Goodies

Gift tags, boxes, party invitations, gingerbread houses – there’s a little something for everyone in the way of free holiday printables this year. Here are just a few of the awesome printables that I’ve spotted during my holiday web travels:

Let It Snow Printables + Die Cuts

Let It Snow Holiday Printables + Die Cuts

My new holiday collection, “Let It Snow”, just launched, and it’s filled with wintry paper craft goodies. I’ve always loved winter and took my inspiration for the collection from some of my favorite winter things: snowflakes, warm and fuzzy sweaters

Free Printable Halloween

Free Printable Halloween Goodies

Looking for some super spooky labels? Maybe a creepy candy bar wrapper or three? How about a set of adorable, Halloween-themed finger puppets? Well, you’re in luck because all of these and more are included in this roundup of ghoulishly

Hello, Halloween Printables + Die Cuts

Hello, Halloween Printables + Die Cuts

I just finished adding my new collection, “Hello, Halloween”, to the k.becca shop, and it turned out to be so much more than I originally imagined when I started working on the collection back in June. The collection includes two

Card-O-Mat Fonts

Card-O-Mat by Pintassilgo Prints + Exclusive Discount

I’ve been a big fan of Pintassilgo Prints (Ricardo Marcin & Erica Jung) for quite a while and am so excited about the release of their latest font family, Card-O-Mat. The new collection was designed especially cardmakers and includes Card-O-Mat

Free Printable Bookplates

Free Printable Back to School Bookplates

I’m starting the week off on a fun note with these super cute back to school bookplates from illustrator, Helen Dardik. The colorful cuties will brighten up even the most boring textbook, and all four are available for download right

Sparrow Nest Script

Sparrow Nest Script

Oh, how I love pretty calligraphy. Couple said pretty calligraphy with a rainbow of colors and, well, it makes for one juicy paper craving. You can find the spectrum of “hello” stickers above, along with a dizzying array of beautifully

Free Printable Postcard by Kelsey Garrity Riley

Free Printables Roundup : August Edition

Time for a little roundup of super cute printables, including a sweet, printable “A Lazy Summer Day” postcard by Kelsey Garrity Riley (shown above), as well as some adorable back to school freebies and a fantastic, printable tiger lily paper

Free Olympic Games Printables by Tinyme

Free Olympics Printables by Tinyme

If you’re looking for adorable, kid-friendly Olympic Games printables, then look no further. Tinyme got into the spirit of the upcoming Olympic Games and created over 20 pages of super fun free printable activities, including opening ceremony bingo, personalized medals,

July 4th Vintage Subway Posters

July 4th Vintage Subway Posters

To everyone celebrating today, Happy Independence Day! Paper Source locations across the country broke out their Silhouette Cameo die cutting machines and plenty of red, white, and blue for the occasion to create vintage-inspired subway art poster window displays. Teams