You may have the best home printer on your desk but it’s highly likely that the most action it sees is when you need to print tax returns and other boring stuff. Yet, your home printer is more than just for printing homework, airline tickets and forms. So, dust off your home printer and give it a new lease on life with these fun and interesting home printer projects you can do with your family. All you need is a good printer, high-quality ink cartridges, some paper, a pinch of creativity, and a dash of imagination.
This is one of the most practical and useful projects you can do with your home printer. There are loads of ready-to-use calendar templates available online, some of which allow you to customize and create your own unique designs. You can print calendars for home use or as gifts for friends. Here are some printable calendars for 2018.
Organizers and Planners
Managing a household is a tough job and you need all the help you can get. These printable schedules, to-do lists, budgets and planners can help you run your house, and your life, more efficiently.
Vintage Posters and Maps
There are plenty of arts and crafts ideas that you can come up with using printed vintage printers. You can print vintage posters and create wall art, home décor or you can even make colorful wrapping paper for craft and gift boxes.
Origami, the ancient Japanese art of paper folding, is a fun and wholesome activity to do on your own or with the entire family. Here are some interesting origami printables and instructions you can download for free.
- Printable Origami
- WWF Animals Origami
- Harry Potter Sorting Hat Origami
- Origami for Kids
- Printable Origami Paper
Creating your own temporary tattoos at home is very easy! You only need a regular inkjet paper, a pack of printable tattoo paper and some designs. Check out the links below for how-tos and ideas.
Yes, you can experience the magic of Dirkon photography, the famed pinhole paper camera kit from the Czech Republic, using your home printer, some stiff paper, and 35mm film. Here’s how:
If you’re planning to go on a vacation with family, or even just a road trip, make sure you have these cool printables to help you plan your travel and keep kids occupied on the road.
- Vacation Printables
- Trip Planner
- Printable Travel Games for Family
- Travel Printable for Kids
- I Spy Printable Game
- Travel Theme Printables
Art and décor
With a capable inkjet printer, you may never need to shell out cash to decorate your home with beautiful wall art and conversation pieces. Here are some of the best home décor printables online: