Here is a list of articles which we have written. Some of them previously appeared on Computing for Crafters (now closed) and some have been written since specifically for this site. We hope you find the articles useful. We will be adding to them on a regular basis. We will be concentrating on paper crafts and using your computer in your crafting.

Beginners guide to card making.

Introduction

 

Firstly I’d like to say right off that I’m not a fantastic card maker, m […]

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Card Making Materials and Equipment

As with most hobbies you are going to want to try card making for a while before you know if it will […]

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3d Decoupage for Beginners

Well here in the UK we simply call it decoupage. Whilst in the US they tend to call it 3D Decoup […]

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Shopping Safely Online

Many people are nervous about shopping on the internet. Will their Credit/Debit Card Details be safe […]

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Craft Shopping on the internet

Craft Shopping on the Internet can be quite fun and often quite financially rewarding. You can look […]

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Craft Forums: How to join.

Many crafters find help in different ways by using one or more of the multitude of Craft Forums […]

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Finding Free Craft Downloads

Everyone likes something for nothing and that includes Crafters 🙂  . The Internet is awash wit […]

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How to Start your Own Website

Websites are a great way for crafters to show others what they have made and maybe even show how the […]

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Starting a Blog A guide

Blogger isn’t the only free blog site out there but it is by far the most popular to use when starti […]

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Choosing a Graphics Programme

Choosing a graphics programme can be very important especially if you intend to do a lot of work on […]

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Image Sizes, File sizes and DPI

When we use the word “size” in relation to an image it can be quite confusing as it can mean at leas […]

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Making Text Look Embossed

 

This tutorial is about Making Text Look Embossed. Great for both card making and s […]

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Free Graphics and Images for Crafters

There are many times when crafters will need to find a graphic or and image in a hurry. To make that […]

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Making a one coloured backing sheet

Here we use IrfanView when making a one coloured backing sheet. But as we have said before, the basi […]

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Making a Gradient filled Backing Paper

For making a gradient filled backing paper we are going to use Paintshop Pro. Other programmes s […]

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