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Art Therapy Benefits and History
Art Therapy Benefits and History
What is Art Therapy and when did it begin? Learn about the benefits, activities, and history of Art Therapy. From roots in the Holocaust to world-wide healing, learn all you need to know about the method here.
Journaling
The Story of Spellbinders
The Story of Spellbinders
It all started with one crafter, one idea, and a lot of determination. Spellbinders' rise in the creative industry has been quite the ride. They share the story with us here.
Scrapbooking
Cardmaking
Stamping
Die Cutting
Card Making for Therapy and Charity
Card Making for Therapy and Charity
From a card maker's intuition to scientific research to back it up, here's everything you need to know about creating cards for charity - including who to send them to!
Cardmaking
The History of Valentines Day Cards
The History of Valentine's Day Cards
From Roman beginnings to the Catholic church and medieval poets to cryptic messages through flowers, how Valentine's Day became a day intertwined with card giving is a deeply woven history.
Cardmaking
10 Things You Didnt Know About Adhesives
10 Things You Didn't Know About Adhesives
From helping troops on the battlefield to saving baby penguins' lives, adhesives sure have helped out in some seemingly sticky situations. Learn 10 things you didn't know about adhesives here...
Scrapbooking
Mixed Media
Paper Restoration
Paper Restoration
As paper items age, they deteriorate from natural processes and damaging environmental conditions. Learn about what to watch for, which preventative measures to take, and how to go about restoring your cherished heirlooms.
Preservation
Paper
The History of Stamping
The History of Stamping
Popular among paper crafters all around the world, stamping has a rich history that dates back to the Old Testament! Learn how stamping evolved to what it is today!
Stamping
Everything You Need To Know About Paper
Everything You Need To Know About Paper
With so many papers available, which do you choose? Solve your paper questions here, in this informative article, created to help you make the best choice.
Paper
The History of Bible Journaling
The History of Bible Journaling
Bible Journaling has burst onto the scrapbooking scene. This activity may seem new to crafters, but it actually has roots that date back centuries.
Scrapbooking
Journaling
Top Stamping Questions and Answers
Top Stamping Questions and Answers
We've compiled the top questions about stamping and have answered them for you! From upkeep to technique, your stamping questions are answered here!
Stamping
Top Tools for Stampers
Top Tools for Stampers
Whether you're a wood mounted rubber stamp enthusiast or a connoisseur of cling, this article will show you the most handy and up to date tools for stampers.
Cardmaking
Stamping
The Story of Fancy Pants
The Story of Fancy Pants™
From crafter to business owner, Jodi Sanford shares the story of how Fancy Pants Designs started as a dream and evolved into a flourishing company.
Scrapbooking
Cardmaking
The Story of Sizzix
The Story of Sizzix®
Learn the story of Sizzix as reflected by CEO of Sizzix, Kristin Highberg. From her grandparent's invention to the market leader in Die Cutting. Learn how they got started, where the name Sizzix came from, and why their customers come first -...
Scrapbooking
Die Cutting
Paper
The Fascinating History of Scrapbooking
The Fascinating History of Scrapbooking
What do commonplace books, antique bibles, calling cards and page protectors all have in common? Take a journey through the deep and rich history of scrapbooking in the readable museum - no tickets or white gloves needed.
Scrapbooking
Journaling
Preservation
Photography
Archiving
Vintage
Paper
The Story of Bella Blvd
The Story of Bella Blvd™
Built in the upstairs of her parents' house, Bella Blvd was created from the ground up, by one creative girl with one big dream! Read the story of Bella Blvd!
Scrapbooking
Cardmaking
Top Die Cutting Questions  Answers
Top Die Cutting Questions & Answers
Whether you're new to die cutting, need some clarification, or have a specific question in the realm of die cutting, we're here to provide you with some answers!
Die Cutting
Handmade Creativity Makes You Healthier  Happier
Handmade Creativity Makes You Healthier & Happier
Handmade creativity makes you happier, healthier and less stressed. This article will likely change the way you think about crafting forever. You'll learn why you should turn off your TV and turn on your creativity.
Life Handmade
Protect Photos, Documents and Other Papers From Natural Destruction Over Time
Protect Photos, Documents and Other Papers From Natural Destruction Over Time
Paper items including books, photos and important documents can deteriorate over time and the environmental conditions and storage containers affect different types of paper to various degrees. Learn how to preserve your photos and paper documents.
Preservation
Photography
Archiving
Vintage
Paper
14 Facts You Must Know to Protect Your Photos  Memorabilia
14 Facts You Must Know to Protect Your Photos & Memorabilia
Learn now to protect your photos, historical items, layouts and more. If you follow these tips your memorabilia and projects can look good for decades. Some paper is not acid free, ball point pens are problematic, polaroid photos should never be...
Scrapbooking
Organization
Preservation
Photography
Archiving
What is a Scrapbook
What is a Scrapbook?
A number of years ago, scrapbooks were usually little more than clippings from newspapers, snippets of hair and baby announcements. There were "wedding albums" and "baby books" and some family treasures stowed in albums somewhere. To some, that will...
Scrapbooking
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