Welcome to Novamber – Challenges, Freebies, Tips and More!

Hello and welcome to Novamber!

This week is all about inspiring you to try something new – all thanks to our affordable arts & crafts brand, Nova!

Each day we’ll be challenging you to try a different medium – and at the end of the week, we’ll pick our faves to win some amazing Nova prizes! To be in with a chance of winning, share them with us on social media using the hashtag #Novamber, or upload them to our Inspiration Area at The Craft Blog with ‘TC – Novamber’ in the title.

Join in with all our challenges, or just pick one or two to have a go at – it’s up to you…

Monday 4th – Get ready for Novamber

Get inspired with free downloads on The Craft Blog and pick the challenges you’ll be participating in…


There will be plenty of inspiration throughout the week, but don’t worry about the end result – this week is all about experimenting and having fun!

Today we've got 10 FREE printable colouring pages to get you started and 2 cut fabulous cut files for your digital cutting machines! 

Don't forget to check the Freebies section for updates! 

Tuesday 5th – Acrylic Paints

Today is all about a crafting classic - Acrylic Paint - thanks to our BRAND NEW Nova Acrylic Paint Set, just launched on Amazon!


Have a go at incorporating acrylics into your creations and share your makes with us.

Wednesday 6th – Textiles

We’re going mad for textiles today, inspired by the Nova Dual-Tipped Fabric Markers. Whether it’s cotton, denim, tulle, ribbon or ric-rac, dive into textiles and show us what you make!


If you want to see more about our acrylic paints and fabric markers, check out our sneak peek from a few days ago!

Thursday 7th – Alcohol Markers


Another crafting classic is our focus today – break out your Nova Designer Markers or any other brand of alcohol markers and get colouring! How will you use yours?

Friday 8th – Watercolour

Whether it’s in a pen (like our Nova Watercolour Markers), a pan, a tube or a bottle –


- Today we want you to crack out the watercolours and get creative!

Saturday 9th – Metallics

Our last challenge of the week is all about sparkle! We love our Nova Metallic Bullet Markers for adding some easy shine to a project – but today we want you to incorporate some shine into your projects, whether it’s glitter, metallic paint, inks, gel pens or metallic card!


For a full list of our Nova markers and where to find them, click here!

We’ll also be sharing tons of inspiration, new tutorials, and tips and tricks for you to try throughout the week, so stay tuned!

(We've got all these prizes to give out throughout the week!)


The deadline for our Novamber challenges is Sunday 10th November at 11:59PM! Winners for our challenges will be revealed on Monday 11th November so make sure you’ve uploaded your projects for a chance of winning some fabulous goodies. There are 5 Nova themed prizes to be won so let’s get creative!

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