Are you the creative type? Looking to improve your crafting skills or tackle your latest Pinterest project? Whether you're into drawing, painting, scrapbooking, pottery making or sewing, craft stores are a treasure trove of inspiration. That's why it's so great that many of them offer military discounts on the supplies you need to get started on your next masterpiece.
The next time you're feeling crafty, check out the retailers below that offer discounts to military families on all sorts of crafting and DIY materials.
As the largest American arts and crafts retail chain, Michaels offers canvases, paint, sketchbooks, scrapbooking materials and more to get your creative juices flowing. Show your military ID in store for a 15% discount every day on both sale and full-priced items.
2. A.C. Moore
No matter your craft of choice, A.C. Moore has you covered. This specialty retailer offers a huge selection of arts and crafts merchandise, including kids' craft kits, needlecraft supplies, floral materials, paper, drawing crafts, materials for home décor projects and more. A.C. Moore offers a 15% military discount off your total regular and sale price purchases every time you shop.
3. Jo-Ann Fabrics
Shop at Jo-Ann Fabrics and Craft stores for a large variety of fabric, sewing, quilting, threads, yarn, lace, embellishments, patterns, needles and art supplies. A 15% discount off your total purchase every day is available to military service members and eligible family members.
It might come as a surprise to see Lowe's Home Improvement on a list of craft supply stores, but the possibilities here are endless. Lowe’s offers a wide range of products that can be used for craft projects, as well as storage items for organizing all your crafting tools and supplies.
Lowe's now offers a 10% military discount to all active-duty military members, members of the Guard and Reserve, retired military members and their immediate family members. The discount also applies to veterans and their families.
5. The Home Depot
Like Lowe's, The Home Depot is another great resource for art materials and storage organization products. From craft paints, arts and drawing supplies to DIY projects and how-to tips, you'll find everything you need here to do your best work.
The Home Depot offers a 10% military discount on in-store purchases on select items. This discount is available every day to active military personnel, retired personnel and their dependents with specific Defense Department-issued IDs.
For crafters who are into painting, Sherwin-Williams offers a 15% military discount on paints, stains and painting supplies. It also provides step-by-step guides to assist you in all your projects, from afternoon crafts to major home makeovers.
The 15% military discount is valid for men and women who are currently serving, are reservists or have served in the military. The discount is also extended to the spouses of such individuals.
Want more military discounts?
Visit the Military.com Discounts Center to see the latest discounts available for military members, families and veterans -- everything from DIY craft materials to travel to entertainment to PCS help.