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 […]

Flowers and Leaves Coloring Sheets

Two printable coloring pages of a variety of flowers and leaves. These are great for crafting. Just print, cut, and color them. Consider using them for card making, scrapbooking, decorating mixed media – there are so many uses. You can get both pages by using the button below. Each page is an 8.5 x 11″ […]

How to Make Coffee Filter Flowers

I love how this coffee filter flower turned out. It was so fun to make. I know I will be making more of them because they are so applicable to different crafts. While I used this one on a card, the coffee filter flowers could be made in different sizes. Use them to decorate a scrapbooking […]

DIY Color Experiment

kool-aid

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

DIY Fairy Lantern

fairy lantern

How to DIY a fairy lantern in a plastic bottle.

How to DIY a Decoupage Plate

I have been influenced by Jill Barnes-Dacey’s decoupage work. While mine is nothing to the level of her work, I have been following her for a while in awe. This decoupage plate uses three different materials for imagery; tissue paper, computer print out, and silver leaf. I started with a vision for the plate although it did […]

How to Craft a 3D Rose Panel

Designer Craft Connection is having a blog hop sponsored by DCWV’s Petal Paper. I’d never worked with Petal Paper before so I ran a few tests before I decided upon what I was going to create. I will share those experiments with you before I share the tutorial for my project. Visit all the other […]

How to Make a Paper Flower

These paper flowers make great decor pieces. Consider making one for your mother for Mother’s Day. I am sure she will be surprised and cherish it. You can add a stem and leaves if you desire, or use it at a place setting, or in a glass at the dinner table. They look really detailed […]

Eight Ideas For Unique Art For Your Home

If you’re decorating your home, you probably want it to look a little different from the homes of all your friends. A lot of homes have the same artwork, as it all gets bought at the same large furniture stores or online print shops. If you want something a little different, here are some ideas […]

DIY Inexpensive Floral Embellishments

How to make inexpensive floral embellishments from Dollar Tree materials.