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 […]

DIY Inexpensive Floral Embellishments

How to make inexpensive floral embellishments from Dollar Tree materials.

DIY Color Experiment

kool-aid

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

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 […]

How to Make Ribbon Flowers

These Ribbon Flowers are very versatile. You could use them as craft embellishments or how about for clips in girl’s hair? I found them to be very comforting and peaceful to make, maybe even more therapeutic for me than for their final use.  This post and photos contain affiliate links. If you purchase something through […]

Mixed Media Creative Process – The Caged Bird

Today I have a post on the Rinea blog sharing a video tutorial on my creative process making the mixed media piece above. This piece includes a poem by Maya Angelou the Caged Bird. This month the design team at Rinea is partnering with Creative Embellishments for our posts. Use the following affiliate linking discount code JANETTRIESCHMAN at Rinea for […]

A Decorative Victorian Fan with Rinea Foiled Paper

Victorian Fan Decor links contain affiliates I am sharing a tutorial for decorating a Victorian fan on the Rinea blog today. This month the design team at Rinea is partnering with Creative Embellishments for our projects. The fan uses pieces mainly from Rinea, Creative Embellishments, and Little Birdie.  If you shop at Little Birdie and would like to use a discount […]