DIY Color Experiment

kool-aid

A color experiment using Kool-Aid. Can we craft with it? It ends up being spritzed and painted with.

Recipe Stack DIY – YouTube hop

recipe stack

Make a quick and easy homemade gift that keeps on giving.

Folding a paper frame using Cricut Design Space

finished frames

Make a 3D frame using this free SVG file.

DIY Fairy Lantern

fairy lantern

How to DIY a fairy lantern in a plastic bottle.

Glow in the Dark | Halloween Card

This month I am participating in a Halloween video blog hop. I created the card above for the hop and I am sharing the cutting files free (links below). The unique quality of this card is that the spider web glows in the dark. I used my Cricut Maker to cut the black cardstock and […]

Make a Paper Mobile with Maker’s Movement

With just a few simple materials you can make this beautiful hanging mobile. Today I am working with Maker’s Movement to bring you this tutorial. I just love how it turned out. I have it hanging in the doorway between my living room and dining room. My daughters noticed it and mentioned how pretty it […]

Making Mini Bows for Embellishments

Embellishment costs for crafting can really add up. I enjoy making my own whenever possible, I’ve used quite a few materials from the Dollar Tree, and I have done so in this post as well. You see mini bows in all kinds of crafting,  I have found making my own enjoyable and relaxing as well […]

How to Fold a Cute Mini Basket

These adorable mini baskets are easy and fun to make. They are made from construction paper which is inexpensive however, you could use different paper. I bought my paper at the Dollar Tree, it was the Crayola brand. They would make cute little treat baskets for a wedding or a baby shower. How would you […]

Creating a Greeting Card with Maker’s Movement

This cute little hello mushroom card is a part of the DCC (Designer Craft Connection) Blog Hop for the month of July. The hop is sponsored by Maker’s Movement, they provided me with some of the items I used in this post.  I used the Not Mush To Say stamp and die set from Maker’s Movement. […]

Making Awesome Art with an Inspirational Word

I am working on a piece of art for Denise Boddey’s design team. I used a variety of different techniques beginning with alcohol ink, foiled paper, chipboard,  and foiled paper origami. I will share all the materials and directions (or links to directions) below. I hope you enjoy and try some of these techniques. The […]