Category Archives: New Seasonal & Special Occasions

Work Hard & Enjoy Your Labor Day!

Happy Monday and Happy Labor Day! We hope you are enjoying your day off. The team at ARC Crafts has been working very hard lately. We are getting ready to add a few new products and are working on more exciting changes that are coming later this month. Stay tuned! Check out this awesome office […]

August Sunshine!

August is a wonderfully warm month full of sunshine, long summer days and the occasional free hour to craft. This week we are sharing two sunshine ideas, perfect for you August DIY home decorators and papercrafters. Custom home decor really makes a space yours. We found this cute printable from on Eighteen25 and thought it would […]

Patriotic Hostess gift

Need a quick Hostess gift for that Holiday or Summer BBQ? Check out this darling wine tag, complete with a go U.S.A message. This tag is super easy to recreate and can be made in minutes. Directions below. Be safe and Happy 4th. Supplies for Birch Wood Wine Tag: Birch Wood paper, red patterned paper, […]

Double your Patriotic decor with this 2-sided banner

July 4th is just around the corner. We LOVE decorating for this holiday but our physical space for seasonal decor is limited this year. We wanted to show our red, white & blue pride and needed a small and simple solution. We made this mini double-sided patriotic banner using Birch wood paper and a few […]

Cherry Wood and Cork Father’s Day Card

Cherry Wood and Cork … such a great coupling of materials. These two natural finishes look amazing together and are the main supplies for this week’s project inspiration. With Father’s Day just around the corner we felt another Wood Paper Card was in order. It’s handmade and handcrafted from real wood! Dad will be impressed. […]

Cherry Wood Spring Tree Card & Envelope

Blossoms abound! Here on the East Coast our trees are finally starting to pop and bloom. Everything is so pretty, so much so, that we were inspired to create a blooming Cherry Wood blossom card. This Spring Tree card template is a wonderful choice to honor spring. You can find this template on the Silhouette Design […]

Celebrate Mom with a Birch Wood Mother’s Day Card

A handmade, handcrafted card can pull at the heartstrings. We think DIY gifts are the best. Classy DIY gifts for Mom are even better! We created this Mother’s Day card and printed it on Birch wood paper. We gathered and planted a few succulents in a cute pot and hung a matching tag from Birch […]

Dressing up Daffodils

I love to bring the color of spring indoors. Our local nursery had daffodils that were in bloom and a little past outdoor planting, for a steal. I purchased a few to create a spring centerpiece. The nursery pots are not the most attractive, so I dressed up the plastic pots with a little white […]

Easter Wishes on Wood paper

Happy Easter! We created these simple, vintage style greeting cards using Birch Wood paper and pastel card stock. This is a super easy DIY that looks professional. We designed the card front easily with vintage clip art found online and then added an Easter message. You can print your own custom design on Wood paper […]

Lucky little gifts

Cherry Wood paper with just a pinch of green … this door hanger is just too cute and is an excellent way to play Leprechaun and leave a treat for St. Patrick’s day! We created this door hanger and added a fun message from a free printable we found online. Fill with your favorite ‘gold’ […]