Papercraft

  • 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
  • Press Out and Colour: Butterflies

    Make your own beautiful, 3D butterfly decorations with this board book of press-out ornaments.

    Each press out butterfly is intricately decorated with foil and perfect for all ages to colour in. Featuring ten unique butterfly species, each with a contrasting pattern on the undersides of their wings, the press-out pieces can be easily slotted together to create cheerful hanging ornaments. From a stripy zebra longwing to a beautifully-ornate blue morpho, these gorgeous butterflies look elegant in white and silver, but even better when you add colour to create a hanging kaleidoscope of butterflies!

    $19.99
  • 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 Borders & Motifs

    A wealth of colourful quilled borders and motifs (many tiny and delicate) that are a cut above the rest. There's designs to suit any occasion, purpose-built themes for weddings, babies, children's birthdays, Christmas, and ideas for variations using different colour / size papers. Includes:

    • Roses: posies, trellis, sprays, garland
    • Pearl-encrusted butterflies
    • Garden flowers
    • Silver filigree
    • Toys . . .

    $18.99
  • 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
  • Quilling:  Techniques & Inspiration

    Learn this addictive craft from closed loose coils and alternative side looping to fringed flowers, crimping, zigzagging and tendrils, while creating a Victorian Fan, an Art Nouveau Iris, Foxgloves, a Butterfly and more.

    Renowned quiller Jane Jenkins explains all the techniques needed using step-by-step photographs and clear instructions. She has designed a beautiful project to go with each technique, so that readers can produce lovely quilled work while building their skills. Patterns are provided for all the projects.

    Ideal for beginners, but with plenty to inspire experienced quillers too.

    $24.99
  • Ready Steady Origami
    Learn the art of paper folding with clear step-by-step instructions and practical diagrams. Choose from over 100 beautiful specialist pull-out papers to get started straight away. In this book, Didier sets out 40 creations: from aeroplanes with amazing performance and very decorative animals, through to boxes that can be used on any occasion. All these different folded models can be quite surprising as the carefully chosen coloured papers help you to achieve the best effects. Chapters cover; land and sea; fun and functional; wings and feathers.
    $34.99
  • Repurposed Library
    This takes our passion for books one step further, presenting crafters with 33 projects to make out of books. In these projects Lisa reuses and repurposes orphaned and outdated books from markets and library sales and turns them into new art objects and practical items for the home. From artfully constructed mobiles, wreaths and vases, to functional items, such as shelves, storage boxes and a lampshade, these projects utilize every imaginable part of a book-from hardback cover to individual pages-and often require no more than a craft knife and glue to complete.

    STC Craft Presents: The Repurposed Library by Lisa Occhipinti from STC Craft / Melanie Falick Books on Vimeo.

    $33.99
  • Start Journaling

    Start Journaling is an instruction guide and workbook created to help you eliminate all fear and anxiety of creating your first (or second or third) art journal page.

    You'll find:

    • Step-by-step demos and tips on dozens of art journaling techniques
    • Prompts and art journaling inspiration to help you get started, including a gallery of some amazing art journaling pages
    • 60+ lightly textured pages right inside this book, and that means you never have to start on a scary, white page

    $22.99
  • Start Origami

    This book is an entry-level introduction to the ancient art of paper folding. It demonstrates the enormous number of ways to use paper folding in order to get beginners started on the projects, and keep them interested.

    Start Origami begins with a brief history of origami followed by a guide through useful tools and equipment. In simple stages it outlines how to create paper models including: cat, dog, flower, the classic crane with its flapping wings, a frog, a lantern and a star. Increasing in complexity, these projects are chosen to build confidence and skill.

    Each project is shown step-by-step with clear diagrams and reference to all the basic techniques and instructions. The finished pieces are beautifully photographed.

    $19.99
  • SuperOrigami

    This super-kit contains 100 sheets of high quality, large-format origami paper, with 10 Japanese patterns in different colours, in addition to a handy 32 page book with diagrams and detailed instructions to make four origami models created by Italian masters from the Centro Documentazione Origami Association in Italy.

    The models comprise a stylishly geometrical modular origami, a classic bird design, a majestic dragon and a spectacular hot-air balloon. The large-format paper supplied with the kit, makes it possible to create large scale origamis and play freely with the unusual combination of shapes and colours.

    $42.99
  • Thrilling Quilling

    Quilling is easy to learn, and this guide is bursting with simple, step-by-step instructions and colourful illustrations that will get you started and send you on your way with a wealth of new possibilities.

    From quick and easy individual motifs to larger, more elaborate combinations, here are more than 100 designs with countless applications. With a little practice, you'll master the techniques of coiling, pinching, fringing, weaving and husking and you'll be able to add a personal touch to cards, gifts and other items.

    In addition, the book features galleries of imaginative ideas that will provide further inspiration and encourage you to develop new ideas and creative approaches.

    $36.99
    $29.99
  • Time to Tangle with Colors

    Breathe life into your tangles with colour, using pencils and dual brush markers. Learn new techniques and 48 tangles and borders.

    Anyone who can hold a pen can create a Zentangle. Created for people who need to relax, Zentangle here is brought to a whole new level with rich colours!

    $26.99
  • Upcycle with Sizzix

    Discover techniques and ideas to transform the forgotten and discarded into impactful, one-of-a-kind creations for home décor, accessories, entertaining and gift giving.

    Whether you’re new to die-cutting and embossing or a seasoned pro, this DIY extravaganza reveals it all – from the materials and products used to the easy tips and advice to get it done.

    Includes over 100 creative project ideas to repurpose and reuse just about anything.

    $27.99
  • Urban Paper
    26 of the coolest designer toys in existence, ready to be cut out & built using only a craft knife, glue, step directions & diagrams. Designer profiles (Shin Tanaka, Cubotoy, NiceBunny). How to design your own toys. Bonus DVD: all 26 toy templates in PDF format (you can build cities of toys), blank templates, 33 bonus templates, longer interviews. 512 RAM+ on Mac OS X/Windows XP or later.
    $24.99