Paper crafts or paper art involves the usage of paper both thin and thick to create 3 dimensional creations. Paper being a very basic and elementary medium, is popular as its availability is within reach for all. Paper craft can be used in varied techniques like – Paper folding, paper moulding, paper sculpting, collage making, papier mache and more.
Paper craft making is an inexpensive form of craft and is uncomplicated for children and adults to work with. Its versatility makes it great for crafts like scrapbooking, mixed media projects, decoupage and recycled projects and kirigami.
At Hobby Ideas, you can find a range of paper craft projects designed by the experts in our team and our craft community. Some of the Paper craft ideas showcased in this section will involve folding, cutting, gluing, molding or stitching, so please do give the 'You will need' section a read (at the bottom of each DIY) before you begin the art and craft project.
We have also divided our innovative DIY paper craft ideas by difficulty keeping in mind the age of the hobbyist and the time involved to create the project.
Our DIY paper craft designs have been bucketed under categories such as Paper Sculpting, Paper Quilling, Paper Mache, Mixed Media Projects, Origami, Decoupage and Greeting Card making. You could always search (in the search box on top of the page) for something more specific such as Paper Animals or Paper Jewellery if you are on the lookout for a particular DIY.
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So choose your paper craft category and #GetCreating.