Papercraft

  • Paper Panda's Guide to Papercutting

    This book has Paper Panda's very distinctive stamp on it and begins with a design section which takes the reader through a personal account of what inspires her, how she works, and how Paper Panda came about. The techniques involved in papercutting are fairly simple and easy to explain, and this is covered through step-by-step demos illustrating various techniques such as infilling.

    • 20 papercut projects include cards, decorations and mounted and framed pictures
    • Each project consists of a template, which is reproduced at full-size at the back of the book, and a finished paper cut, together with some simple instructions
    • Design section to inform and inspire you to design papercuts for yourself
    • Simple enough for beginners, though attractive and interesting enough to inspire more advanced papercutters

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    $36.99
  • Paper Parties

    Erin Hung has carefully curated over 50 paper projects for chic, fabulous celebrations that will delight and inspire anyone who loves to make playful and beautiful things. She offers modern, stunning and relevant projects, through a unique format that combines the beauty of an inspirational, illustrated coffee table book, with the simplicity of a practical craft manual.

    Whether you fancy sending a Secret Love Message, want to dazzle and delight guests with a 3D Gem Stone place name and Flower Bomb confetti pinata, or celebrate the passing seasons with an Origami Advent Calendar, there is something to create and celebrate for every occasion.

    $34.99
  • Paper Pups

    From a Golden Retriever and French Bulldog to the beloved mutt, these 35 paper pups are appealing and fun to create. They're made using kirigami, an art similar to origami: just photocopy the full-size templates and follow the simple steps to transform a flat shape into a dimensional animal.

    In addition to the dogs, accessories include a fire hydrant, doghouse, a collection of collars and a dog-show pedestal to showcase your blue-ribbon paper pet.

    $21.99
  • Paper Quilling

    Elizabeth Moad takes you through simple step-by-step techniques to show you how to make beautiful quilled cards, gift boxes, tags and wall art for family and friends. Using minimal equipment and featuring flowers, balloons, hearts, owls and more, create unique and lovely gifts for the special occasions in your life.

    Modern motifs, vibrant papers and funky framing can be used to transform this ancient craft into contemporary designs that appeal to all ages. Elizabeth uses elements such as patterns and colour combinations as a starting point and then translates them into exciting quilling ideas.

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    $29.99
  • Paper Quilling Chinese Style

    Sure to delight the myriad and diverse group of crafters who have fallen in love with quilling, this lovely book uses traditional Chinese arts to create an array of paper quilling projects with a distinctly Chinese design.

    Showcasing bold and inventive use of colour, composition and traditional symbols, this book is sure to bring a new level of depth and beauty to your work.

    With simple tools and materials easily found at most craft stores, you will be able to explore the boundaries of Western handicraft and traditional Chinese culture, and your own creativity!

    $29.99
  • Paper Quilling Four Seasons Chinese Style

    Paper Quilling Four Seasons Chinese Style presents unique creations and includes the terminology, methodology and detailed step-by-step instructions you need to recreate these pieces and to design your own art. This guide offers:

    • Background on various Chinese art forms to help stoke your imagination
    • Adaptable paper quilling methods, breaking from traditional approaches to paper quilling
    • Unique elements of Chinese paper quilling to help you discover different creation techniques
    • Cultural background on the 24 solar terms and examples of artwork that capture these terms

    Get started today with your own beautiful depictions of the four seasons with this unique paper craft.

    $39.99
  • Paper Stars

    In this wonderful book by well-known Danish paper artist Karen-Marie Fabricius, you can learn how to create these charming paper star ornaments.

    There are 25 designs to choose from, each with detailed step-by-step instructions and photographs. You will also find all the advice you need on the techniques required, such as quilling, and materials to purchase. The author even shows you how to make your own tools.

    A fun and absorbing craft for all the family, these pretty paper stars are not only perfect for Christmas but also look wonderful all year round. Hang them at the window, from the mantelpiece, on cupboard doors or use them as unique adornments for birthday presents.

    $27.99
  • Paper to Petal

    Make playful party decorations, luscious bouquets and sophisticated floral centrepieces with inexpensive tissue and crepe paper. Paper to Petal walks you through the easy basics of transforming simple materials into a vibrant display of fanciful handmade blooms suitable for every occasion.

    Design experts Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell will inspire you to get creative with their time-tested techniques. Customize every petal, leaf or stem to go dramatic or delicate; mimic nature or fashion your blossoms in any colour you can imagine to make something uniquely personal.

    You'll be amazed how easy it is to produce these gorgeous flower projects. These exquisite blooms never wilt, are always in style, and are endlessly fun to create, share and give to everyone you love.

    $39.99
  • Papercut this Book

    Boo Paterson shows you step-by-step how to craft your own intricate rainforests, jungles and the critters that live in them in this easy-to-follow, illustrative book. Learn how to cut and bring to life a variety of animals, from tigers to sloths, kangaroos to orangutans.

    The book includes everything you will need to get started – clear instructions, templates for cutting, as well as easy-to-pull-out, high quality art paper in a variety of colours. It is perfect for beginners as well as those wanting to develop their skills at papercutting. Features include:

    • A chapter on tools, information on materials and step-by-step images on how to master the basic techniques of papercutting
    • Projects of varying difficulties, complete with full colour images of the finished work and clear, instructional templates showing you where to cut or bend the paper
    • Advice on how best to frame and present your completed masterpieces

    $27.99
  • Paperie

    Paperie is a fresh, fun and contemporary book of 100 DIY paper projects, with modern and quirky styling and smart, achievable ideas. You'll find clever ideas for unique stationery, creative home decor, cute paper jewellery, inspiring wedding ideas, upcycled gifts and one-of-a-kind accessories.

    All the techniques – origami, stamping, stencilling, embossing, transfers, stitching on paper, collage, papercutting, decoupage, screen printing and papier mache – include simple step-by-step instructions and diagrams.

    For those who can't wait to get started or who need an instant craft fix, the tear-out pages at the back of the book offer stunning patterned papers and templates that can be used to create some of the projects right away!

    $29.99
  • Party Origami
    With the materials in this portfolio – 75 sheets of patterned origami paper and a booklet featuring step-by-step folding diagrams – eye-catching party props are just a few folds away.

    Origami enthusiasts and fans of pretty paper accents will enjoy folding chopstick rests, napkin rings, place settings, invitations and more, in a range of colours and patterns.
    $19.99
  • Perfectly Mindful Origami: Origami Paper Boxes

    Origami expert Mark Bolitho explains how to make perfectly formed origami objects that are as pleasing to fold as they are to admire afterward. Origami Paper Boxes presents you with a variety of decorative, surprisingly sturdy containers to fold.

    Difficulty of projects range from being beginner-friendly to downright challenging for the initiated. You'll find directions on how to craft:

    • Basic Boxes ranging from a simple square box to a hexagonal vessel, all formed from a single piece of paper
    • Boxes for Storage and Display are boxes on legs, with compartments, flaps, or slanted walls, perfect for the desk or office
    • Gift Boxes range from a gathered box to a square box with a rosette lid, or a conch shell box
    • Inventive and Intriguing Boxes from a heart-shaped folded pouch, to a hexagonal box with a twisted, folding lid

    $27.99
  • Perfectly Mindful Origami: Origami Zodiac

    Origami expert Mark Bolitho explains how to make perfectly formed origami objects, thematically linked to Eastern and Western zodiac signs, that are pleasing to fold and make.

    The book includes all 12 symbols for both the Eastern and Western Zodiacs:

    • Eastern: Tiger, Dog, Snake, Rat, Rabbit, Horse, Dragon, Sheep, Monkey, Pig, Rooster, Ox
    • Western: Capricorn (Sea Goat), Aquarius (Water Bearer), Pisces (Fish), Aries (Ram), Taurus (Bull), Gemini (Twins), Cancer (Crab), Leo (Lion), Virgo (Maiden), Libra (Scales), Scorpio (Scorpion), Sagittarius (Archer)

    $27.99
  • Petit Collage

    Petit Collage shows you how to make 25 paper and wooden accessories for your home. Customize toy chests, create cheerful name plaques, build bunny clocks and more, with artist Lorena Siminovich.

    Breaking down each project with simple, illustrated step-by-step instructions, she presents easy tips on how to personalize with your child's favourite colours and patterns. All you need are rubber stamps, paper, scissors and the project templates in the book to create a contemporary space filled with bright and distinctive décor.

    Whether you're looking for unique paper toys or vibrant namesake prints, these whimsical craft projects will inspire your children to put their little touch and big imagination into your family home.

    $39.99
  • Playing with Image Transfers

    Playing with Image Transfers is a beautiful and helpful resource that will teach you the four image transfer methods: Packing Tape, Solvent, Medium and Acrylic transfers, while highlighting basic methods and offering projects across a range of interests and applications.

    • Learn how to make beautiful items, including gift boxes, albums, sketchbook covers, wall art, accordion books and much more
    • Explore multiple surfaces as a base for transferring – wood, fabric, paper, canvas and book forms
    • Be inspired by examples of image transfers in a wide variety of high-end artistic works to get your creative juices flowing
    • Follow suggestions on how a single project can be expanded or further adapted if you're looking to challenge yourself past the basics

    By the time you finish this informative book, you'll be well-equipped to use your own images in your creative work.

    $29.99
  • Pretty Quilled Cards

    From a thank-you note to a cheery holiday message, here's a quilled card for every occasion! You can make greeting cards, gift tags, cupcake toppers and more.

    It's easy: just lay your paper strips on top of the full-size illustrations accompanying each project and mark the length and folds as indicated. Plus, this pretty collection contains printed backgrounds to photocopy and use.

    $29.99
  • Quilled Flowers

    Alli Bartkowski, one of the leading experts of quilling, presents a bouquet of 35 bloom-inspired items in this springtime-hued collection.

    She explains how to form basic quilled shapes, roses, loops and many other effects, so crafters can make everything from cleverly framed artworks to unique greeting cards, decorative flowers, jewellery and more.

    $24.99
  • Quilled Mandalas

    Alli Bartkowski explains the basic tools and techniques of quilling, from curling and crimping the paper to forming scrolls, strips and rolls.

    Detailed step-by-step photos show all the shapes needed for the projects, which come in an assortment of 100, 150 and 200mm designs with projects for the beginner, intermediate and advanced quiller. Feel the calm and serenity created by the repetitive motions as you quill a Crimson Flower, Sunset, Snowflake, Peacock and other vivid, beautiful mandalas.

    $29.99
  • Quilling Creations: Flora & Fauna

    Featuring ten elegant projects, Quilling Creations: Flora & Fauna gets you on the path to create your very own masterpieces of bright flowers, spectacular birds and other woodland creatures.

    You'll get an expert introduction to the basic techniques for rolled paper art, plus step-by-step, photographic instructions for ten projects, and inspirational ideas for designing and creating your own unique pieces. The kit comes with a rolling tool, ready-to-go paper strips in multiple colours and a thorough guidebook.

    $24.99