Easy Photo Calendar

I have a little bonus project for you this week! I made a photo calendar for Davis……he begged for one after his mom got one for Christmas. I put it off thinking it would take me forever to make, but then I downloaded the new HP Photo Creations software and whipped this professional looking calendar off in less than 30 minutes. no joke

Photo Calendar

diy photo calendar

Doesn’t it look awesome?! I am rather proud of it lol. And it was so easy! I was very pleased. I printed the calendar off on nice HP Photo Paper with my lovely inkjet printer and Davis loves it.

aaaand i’m thinking I need to print another copy for my craft room!

handmade photo calendar

After I printed the calendar out, I simply punched 2 holes in the top with my crop-a-dile and put rings through so Davis could hang it on a board or a wall in his office or just lay it on his desk.

How to Make a Photo Calendar

photo calendar

HP Photo Creations software is user friendly and easy to navigate.

To make this calendar in HP Photo Creations, I used the Print At Home option for Monthly Calendars. Then I uploaded 12 photos, selected the blank white background, applied to all months, and straightened a couple of the rotations the template had on the pictures. And then I hit print and printed off each month with the highest quality print option on my printer with Premium HP Photo Paper. It was magical!

You also have the option to order your photo creations online OR you can print them at home. Very handy. I like having options :)

HP Project Getaway

Now I think I’m going to enter the pictures of my photo calendar into this contest for a change to win a Family Adventure!

win a family vacation

To enter HP’s Project Getaway {worth up to $6,000!!} is download their FREE photo editing software called HP Photo Creations, create a photo project, and submit a picture of your project! So head over to HP on Facebook and enter today!

HP all in 1 printer

And if you enter HP Project Getaway, be sure to leave a link to your picture on this post for a chance to win a brand new HP ENVY 110 e-All-in-One Printer valued at $199 just for entering the HP Project Getaway contest!!

Disclosure: this post is brought to you by HP. All opinions are mine. Please see my disclosure tab for a complete statement.

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Linda
Hi! I'm Linda, the craft addict behind Craftaholics Anonymous®, a craft blog. Crafting is cheaper than therapy, right? When I'm not DIYing something, I can be found taxiing around our 4 crazy kids or working out. Or shoe shopping... because you can never have too many shoes! Happy crafting! ♥
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  1. 1
    Jessica

    Oh my goodness. I love this so very much. I am ALWAYS looking for calendars that fit me. I guess with my busy life I just never thought to sit down and do this. Cannot wait! Thank you for your genius. =]

  2. 2
    Lora

    Beautiful calendar! Now I wish that we hadn’t gotten rid of our HP printer!! Grrrrrrr!

    1. 2.1

      Hi Lora.

      Good news: HP Photo Creations works with all printers. By the way, the voting stage of the Project Getaway contest has started, and HP is giving away another Envy e-All-in-One printer to one lucky voter. You can vote once a day until February 20.

      Cheers,
      RocketLife
      Developer of HP Photo Creations