Monday , 18 December 2017

Tag Archives: Craft

How To Make Owl Stuffies

Check out these awesome owl stuffies.  Learn how to make them over on Hammer and Thread! Supplies 3 coordinating fabrics (one of them should be a solid color). a small amount of orange felt for the beak Polyfill Scissors Fabric paint or felt for the eyes Sewing machine Needle and thread   Read More »

The Ultimate Craft Show Preparation Link List

The holiday craft show season is upon us.  Having done done a number of shows in the past, I know that preparing for a craft show can get a bit nerve racking.  I have scoured the web for the best articles on preparing for a craft show. Enjoy and good luck this season! Preparing for a Art or Craft Festival ... Read More »

Halloween Craft Ideas

Here are a few craft ideas for Halloween! How-To: Halloween Bat Mobile {craftzine} Make a Zombie {etsy} Pumpkin Cozy {craftzine} Harry Potter and Halloween Ideas {craftster} Black Cat {etsy} Read More »

DIY – Repurposed Tin Can Earrings

The other day I made a pair of tin can earrings for my Etsy shop that turned out to be absolutely delightful. I love Amy & Brian’s Coconut Juice and have always enjoyed the heavy duty tin can that it comes in. I wanted to make them a little glam, so I went big. Here’s what you need:  tin can ... Read More »

How-To – Marble Maze

Now that I am a dad I am going to have to start thinking of way cool crafts and projects for Cam and I to work on.  It will be a while before he starts welding!  Check out this great marble maze made from pvc pipes from the hardware store. Make a Moving Marble Roller Coaster from PVC Check out ... Read More »

How To Turn An Antique Brooch Into A Pendant Necklace

If you raid your mother’s or grandmother’s jewelry box, no doubt it yield up some lovely vintage or even antique brooches. Another source is of course antique stores or, if you are lucky, thrift stores. The piece I worked with for this project was found in an antique store in Revelstoke, BC. Yes, there is a place called Revelstoke in ... Read More »

Etsy Treasury Spotting – Crafty In Denver

‘Crafty in Denver’ by DenverHandmade goodies from Denver Handmade Alliance members! Gray Rosette and Pearl Headb… fernandflorade… $22 ivory framed damask chalkboa… resplendid $65 Upcycled Red Felted Wool Flo… catpainter $3.75 SALE – girl in blue skirt – … ObjectsOfAffec… $6 Fuchsia, Rosey, Crimson, not… SusanHazelRich $42 Mischief the octopus xoxi $45 Toddler Upcycled Chalk Board… vintagerenewal $250 Fall Forest ... Read More »

Decorative Tissue Band – A Tutorial

I absolutely love tutorials! I can’t get over how talented people are and how many fabulous ideas there are out there! Being that I’m a lover of tutorials, I thought I should perhaps start sharing some of my techniques/ideas for making items. So we’ll start with a short, simple tutorial. One for decorating packages, be it for shipping items from ... Read More »

How To Make a Vintage Frame Cork Board

By: Stunning I have a fabulous project for you that’s all about up-cycling! For today’s project you will need: - 1 Old Frame - 1 piece of cork board the size of frame - a staple gun - hammer - pliers - Optional – spray paint - wire for hanging The first thing you will need to do is remove ... Read More »

Printable Kitchen Decals

Here is your chance to customize your kitchen with these hip labels designed by Just Something I Made. Cathe Says: You can click on any of the free images to download the PDF files for using on paper stock, label stock or, like I did, inkjet decal paper. My only request is that they are not taken for use as ... Read More »