Paper Mache Crafts

Create your own beautiful home décor and other items with paper mache crafts. We have all the detailed instructions to create paper mache letters, paper mache boxes and much more. Click on any of the craft ideas images below for detailed instructions and supply lists.

Valentine’s Day DIY: Conversation Heart Wreath


When it comes to Conversation Hearts (the traditional Valentine’s Day hard candy), there are two types of people…either you love them or hate them. I’ve got to be honest, I’m on “Team Hate Conversation Hearts” because they are way too sugary for my taste. But I loved using them as inspiration for this Valentine’s Day DIY Conversation Heart Wreath! The colors are so much fun and I loved customizing each heart with a different sweet sentiment. Hope you enjoy making {Read More}

How to Wrap a Wine Bottle For Holiday Gifting


At Christmastime, there are often friends or neighbours whom you want to give a little something, but you just aren’t sure what. Well, if you know that they enjoy a nice wine with dinner, then your problem is solved! Consumables are fantastic Christmas gifts (no clutter, no worries about style or size) and sometimes, you can enjoy that nice Pinot Grigio or Merlot with them! (That’s always a bonus.) I love to give a nice bottle of local wine, and {Read More}

DIY NOEL Letter Decor


This year my Christmas decor is a winter wonderland inspired theme. Living in central California means we can only wish for a white Christmas, which unfortunately never happens. But, I’m perfectly fine with decorating my home with a snowy white theme instead. This holiday season I used 90% white decorations with a hint of frosted green accents. While putting together a cabinet display I knew I wanted to add holiday letters to the setup. These faux fur paper mache DIY {Read More}

Homemade Christmas Decorations: Ho Ho Ho Holiday Letters


If you’re looking for a super simple and quick homemade Christmas decorations idea – this project is for you! All you need is a few simple supplies to create this fun and glittery Ho Ho Ho decor piece. Add these homemade Christmas decorations to your mantle or anywhere else in your home for instant holiday cheer!  Supplies needed to make your own Ho Ho Ho homemade Christmas decorations: H and O Paper Mache Letters – 3 of each. Mod Podge. Foam {Read More}

Make Your Own Monogram DIY Bookends


I’ve mentioned in other posts that I love when an item is both decorative and functional!  My daughter’s room has been transformed from a preschooler’s room to a “big girl” room now that she’s started kindergarten. And she needs a bookend to help keep all her books from falling over.  I used her initial and the colors in her room to make these pretty monogram DIY bookends. Supplies needed to make your own monogram DIY bookends: Paper Mache Letter. Beanbag {Read More}

Back to School Countdown Calendar


Summer is winding to a close and school will be starting before you know it.  Relish those last days of summer fun with this back to school countdown calendar.  We have added a fun activity to each day for you to do with your kids.  Make the countdown calendar, add the activities of your choice, then let them start each day with a fun surprise activity.  This is a great way to end summer on a fun note for little {Read More}

Anthro Inspired Initial Wall Art


I wanted a little something to brighten up my craft space. I found some wall art letters at Anthropologie that I fell in love with. At 16 bucks a letter they were just a tad bit out of my price range. So I decided to create my own wall art letters inspired by that bright and bold design I liked! Ready to make a few wall art letters of your own? Supplies needed to make your own Anthro inspired initial wall art: Mod {Read More}

Extra Large DIY Letter Home Art


My extra large DIY home art is perfect for those on a budget that need a WOW factor in their home.  Make this large scale home art easily and add to any room in your home.  Don’t love the word “HOME?”  Vary it up to the word of you choice.  Perhaps “LOVE” is more your style?  Or “WOW?”  Whichever word you choose, follow along with the instructions below on how to customize this home art to your style. Supplies needed {Read More}

Pottery Barn Teen Knockoff: Dipped Wall Letter Art


When we saw this super cute dipped wall letter art from Pottery Barn Teen we immediately fell in love with the look…but not the price! So we found a way to get the same look for a fraction of the PB Teen cost. With some paper mache letters, tape and a little paint, you can create your very own dipped wall letter art and add a personal touch to any room! The cool thing about this wall letter project is that {Read More}