I have seen a lot of crafty things made from burlap over the past year or so, from pillows, chair cushions, lamp shades, wreaths, etc. Lately I have been running across ways to embellish tin cans, glass mason jars, and more.
diy projects, crafts, jewelry, woodcrafts, repurposed items
This is one of the projects that I just recently finished, a … that I picked up at a garage sale last summer for $5. I couldn’t pass it up; I have always wanted a … The only thing wrong with it was on the bottom right side the trim was broke. That was no problem to fix.
Once the trim was fixed, and the …was cleaned up, and sanded…
Today I tried my hand at creating some mixed media art. This is only the second time that I’ve ever made any mix media wall art. I am really happy with how they turned out. I used a couple small pieces of scrapbook paper, gesso, watered down acrylic paint, a few words cut out of […]
Buttons are a wonderful addition to your craft supplies. There are so many things that you can use buttons for. You can use them to decorate gift packaging, in a collage, button magnets, button thumb tacks, embellish cards, and decorate a tin can. Buttons can be used in your jewelry designs, or make a button bracelet, necklace, earrings, even a button ring. I have used buttons as … These are just a some of the things that…
Here are a couple of Christmas Carolers like the ones I use to make years ago when I had my craft booth, and made a lot of woodcrafts. This was before I discovered jewelry making. Well my husband really gets into decorating for the holidays, and this year we are off Christmas day so we are having family over. So I decided to make some Christmas Carolers.
Here are a couple of really cute gift ideas that I found on a blog called … I think these would make fabulous Christmas Gifts. The first one is a sewing kit made from … I don’t sew that much, only when I have to or if there is a craft that I want to make that requires sewing. But this is such a great idea and I love it. So I am sure someone that is into sewing would love it too.
If you love to sew check out the sewing tutorials…. there are a lot of really cute designs made from t-shirts, pillow cases, an adorable pumpkin Halloween costume, etc.
Do you remember the wooden potato/onion bin that I bought at a garage sale several weeks back? Well I finally got around it. I repainted the whole thing with antique white milk paint. Well that was a little to white for me, so I used an antiquing gel to darken it up some. Then once dry I…