Email Signup

Subscribe to the Plaid Crafts Newsletter for craft project ideas, product news, our live events, and more!

Learn General Crafts from the experts at Plaid!

General Crafts How-To Articles

Brush Stroke Basics: How to Use a Flat Brush

Brush Stroke Basics: How to Use a Flat Brush

Want to learn how to use a flat brush properly? Watch these in-depth videos and download our Flat Brush practice guide to master the basic flat...

View Article
How to Prepare Tin for a Craft Painting Project

How to Prepare Tin for a Craft Painting Project

Planning to use an item made of tin for your next craft project? Read this article to learn how to prepare tin for painting a project—as well...

View Article
How to Use Lily & Val Stencils

How to Use Lily & Val Stencils

Read this article to learn how to use our collection of hand-lettered inspired stencils designed by Lily & Val. 

View Article
Brush Stroke Basics: How to Use a Round Brush

Brush Stroke Basics: How to Use a Round Brush

Want to learn how to use a round brush properly? Watch the in-depth videos and download our Round Brush practice guide to master the basic round...

View Article
View all General Crafts Articles

General Crafts Videos

Transfer Methods for Changing Skin Tone on Bucilla Felt Stockings

Learn the transfer methods available for changing the skin tone on your Bucilla stocking by watching this video.

Watch this Video

Learn the transfer methods available for changing the skin tone on your Bucilla stocking by watching this video.

How to Make Cheesecloth Ghosts with Stiffy Fabric Stiffener

In this quick video from Cathie and Steve, learn how to make ghosts using cheesecloth and Stiffy fabric…

Watch this Video

In this quick video from Cathie and Steve, learn how to make ghosts using cheesecloth and Stiffy fabric stiffener from Plaid Enterprises.

How to Make Cheesecloth Ghosts with Stiffy Fabric Stiffener

In this quick video from Cathie and Steve, learn how to make ghosts using cheesecloth and Stiffy fabric…

Watch this Video

In this quick video from Cathie and Steve, learn how to make ghosts using cheesecloth and Stiffy fabric stiffener from Plaid Enterprises.

How to Craft with Burlap

Learn how to craft with burlap, currently one of the hottest crafting and DIY trends.

Watch this Video

Learn how to craft with burlap, currently one of the hottest crafting and DIY trends.

How to Create Your Own Faux Barnwood and Rust Finish

Introducing the EASIEST technique to get an incredible faux Barnwood and Rust finish using FolkArt Painted Finishes!

Watch this Video

Introducing the EASIEST technique to get an incredible faux Barnwood and Rust finish using FolkArt Painted Finishes!

DIY Faux Concrete & Moss Painted Finishes from FolkArt

Transform your projects with FolkArt Painted Finishes - Concrete and Moss transform this easy DIY!

Watch this Video

Transform your projects with FolkArt Painted Finishes - Concrete and Moss transform this easy DIY!
View all General Crafts Videos

Find the Answer

Find the answers to all your General Crafts questions

FAQs