Posts Tagged ‘DIY’

Call for Entries

Two Hands Paperie is excited to announce our fall 2014 Call for Entries: Ofrenda. Create a boxed Ofrenda (Spanish for ‘offering’) and submit it to Two Hands Paperie between October 1-25. Ofrendas are a colorful part of the Mexican celebration Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). These personalized, sacred altars can incorporate photos, […]

Etsy Craft Party 2014

Two Hands Paperie was thrilled to host an Etsy Craft Party in Boulder this past week. Every year, Etsy invites people to host a themed craft party in their city to celebrate makers worldwide. Last year, our friends at Whimseybox threw a  spectacular party, so we knew we had big shoes to fill! We kicked off the […]

Spring Cherry Blossom Window

On Thursday, April 3rd staff, patrons, and friends of Two Hands Paperie gathered together to create a new spring display for the Pearl Street facing window. Participants folded and cut each and every flower. Then, flowers were dipped, dyed, or hand painted with several beautiful colors, all donated by Peerless Watercolors (which is one of […]

Firefly Handmade Craft Night

Call for Submissions – Fabric, Paper, Create!

We had such a good time with our March Mail Art Madness, we decided to bring you a brand new art call for submissions this fall. The “Fabric, Paper, Create!” art call will be held from August 1 to October 8 and will receive a grand prize of $50 to Two Hands Paperie and $50 […]

Decorative Paper Window Shades

I recently moved into a new place that has a lot of windows. I enjoy the light in my house, but with windows come privacy concerns. At my front door, there is a long window that runs nearly the length of the door. It had a shade when I moved in, but the shade completely […]

DIY hand carved and stamped linen bag

It’s been a bit rainy here in Boulder and that guarantees two things: coffee and crafts. I’ve been itching to try out the Stamp Pads from Yellow Owl Workshop. Their colors are so fun, and they claim it works on paper, cloth, metal, wood, and glass. Of course, it is also archival, permanent, and waterproof. So […]

DIY: Colorful Felt Pompom Garland

Just when we thought spring weather was here to stay winter crept in showing its face again and blanketing the Colorado landscape with over a foot of snow! Heaven knows we need the moisture with water rationing being predicted for the coming summer months, but my energy spiraled while those little flakes came down. The […]