Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Creativity & Inspiration

Articles to inspire your creativity and self-expression.

Paperblanks® are always great gift ideas, and we love seeing how happy they've made people over the holidays! It looks like 2014 dayplanners were especially popular this year, with lots of Paperblanks® users taking to Instagram to post their...
Today, we’re talking with Susanne, a graphic designer and self-taught artist who has made a big impact with her "Tiny Tales." We are excited to share her story with you and to welcome her to the #PeopleOfPaperblanks community. To see...
“Cut out all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald The Great Gatsby author makes a good point – excessive exclamation point use can end up undermining your writing. But what...
When we say that "we believe that art should have a place in all aspects of life," we aren't exaggerating. A passion for creativity, especially for the book arts, is something shared by all members of the Paperblanks family, even...
“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.” – Anne Lamott Have you ever heard the saying "You can't pour from an empty cup"? Everyone is so busy these days and with to-do lists...
Sometimes at the Endpaper Blog we get the unique opportunity to offer a platform to creative writers and journallers from around the world. Today, we are happy to be sharing this thought-provoking infographic from Invaluable.com, an online art auction...
There is a certain amount of editing that goes hand-in-hand with the writing process. But the biggest changes usually come once the first draft is complete and, ideally, you run it by your editor. However, if you are not in...
Scrapbooking is one of those pastimes that seems like it should be simple but is surprisingly complex when it comes to creating the most effective final product. To simply paste down some photos and ticket stubs on a page is one...
We're always impressed by the talent and creativity of Paperblanks users! It's tough to choose the best user-created photos from the many #Paperblanks pictures on Instagram, but these ten definitely stand out. What do you think? Did we miss...
Samuel Clemens, aka Mark Twain, was not an author opposed to getting creative when naming his characters. No surprise here – how many "Huckleberry"s do you know in real life? So when, in the spring of 1884, he put...

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