Crafts & Handiwork
Coloring Book Crafts
Coloring and coloring books have become so popular as a form of relaxation. But what do you do with those wonderful pages that you have colored? Here are tips, ideas and projects to take your coloring pages and create something special with them. Create paper crafts from your coloring pages,
Inks With Embossing Folders-Tips And Ideas
Embossing Folders are one of the most useful tools in your papercraft toolkit. Straight embossing of fine, but when you add ink to your embossing folders, the results are papercraft that really goes farther than you might think possible. Adding color to your embossing folders is fun and easy to do,.
How Resin Crafting as a Hobby Became a Hustle
This past year I have learned a lot about resin . I have always been into crafting, in the beginning it was just something fun to do with he kids. I liked keeping them busy. didn't always have the money to go out, so crafting became something to add to our way of life. Who knew it would ever help
Adhesive Craft Vinyl-Tips And Ideas
Adhesive craft vinyl is a self-adhesive vinyl that is most often removable. It is used for things like decals and decor for windows and walls. You can create complete wall decor for any theme that you desire. Learn the tips and tricks for using adhesive vinyl in your home, classroom or workplace.
An Illustrated Guide For An Accordion Style Folded Bookmark
The recycle bin can be a place where creative inspiration finds its fuel. I love rescuing a cereal box or paper towel tube. They can be transformed into so many things. An accordion style folded mini bookmark or mini journal is just one of many ideas.
Mixed Media Art Journal Guide
The fun of creating an art journal is the ability to use almost any mixed media in your journal. It gives you an unlimited amount of resources to express your thoughts feelings and creative inspiration. Here is a guide to help you explore more ideas and inspiration for your art journal.
Artist Trading Coins-Tips and Ideas
Artist Trading Coins are round wonderful examples of multimedia art that are traded with other artists. Anyone can create their own special pieces of artwork to share and collect. Learn how you can begin your own artist trading coins to create and share. We have all the details to get you started.
Cereal Box Journals
You can create a one of a kind journal using cereal boxes. These unique journals can be used for art journals, bible journals, prayer journals and a lot more. They come in lots of different sizes, so you can create a journal that fits your exact needs. Learn more on recycled cereal boxes.
Artist Trading Card Tips And Ideas
Artist trading cards (ATC) are like little pieces of art that you create, collect and trade with other ATC artists. Not only can you collect them, but you can use them as tuck-ins in junk journals. You can use them on scrapbook pages. Learn how to expand your skills right here.
What is PU Leather? Pros & Cons of Polyurethane Leather
Looking to find out more about PU Leather? Explore this guide that explains the differences between PU leather, fake and real leather here.
Sublimation Basics And Ideas
Sublimation is one of the hottest new craft sensations, It is not like vinyl. These are printed designs where the ink is permanently attached t the fibers or materials of the project base. Learn all about sublimation, what you need to get started, and design tips.
Cricut Maker-Tips And Ideas
The Cricut Maker is the latest in the line of Provocraft electronic cutting machines. Since this machine is an investment, you will want to make the most of all its features. Learn about your Maker and the new Maker 3. Let us help you make the right decision on which Maker is right for you.
Morse Code Bracelet: Minimalist Jewelry and Accessory
Stylish and minimalist. Reasons why you should try Morse code as one of your fashion statement and how to make one.
How to Use Gesso in Papercrafts
Gesso is an important base for mixed media applications like scrapbook pages, cards, art journals and altered books. Knowing what gesso is and how to use it in paper crafts will help you use mixed media and other techniques in your crafting. Get information and learn new techniques.
Cricut Explore 3 And Cricut Maker 3
Cricut has announced the two newest machines in their line and there have been big changes to both the Explore and Maker. New features and options that were not available are now included. Learn what is new about these cutting machines in order to decide what is right for your needs.
Creating Crepe Paper Flowers
Have you ever wanted to create flowers for all the seasons of the year that would last? Well, you can, using inexpensive materials like crepe paper, floral wire, and floral tape. Get ideas and information to help you get started. Great for beginners as well as those more experienced.
Sharpie Pens-Tips And Ideas
Sharpie markers are some of the most versatile alcohol markers on the market. Sure you can use them to color on paper, but they go on a lot more surfaces to create remarkable art projects. Learn all about Sharpie markers and find the projects that will make you shine as a crafter.
How I Discovered Crochet and Why You Should, Too: Crochet and Creation
You've probably heard of knitting, but have you ever heard of crochet? Probably not. Crochet is the youngest sister of knitting's neighbor's step-brother's distant cousin, but that doesn't make it any less interesting. Crochet is therapeutic, fun, and brings out the creativity in everyone.
Paper Crafts are Popular
Paper crafts are popular as a hobby or as a money maker. Paper crafts have existed for thousands of years but there are new styles of papers and developments for our modern world. Many items can be made with paper before using other building materials and supplies.
How to Knit a Baby Blanket - Complete Guide for Beginner to Intermediate Knitters
Learn all the basics to knitting a baby blanket from selecting the best yarn, what needles to use and where to find patterns for your project.
Paper Bead Tips And Ideas
Paper beads are the perfect project for all those left over scraps of paper that you might have laying around, With one tool, some paper and some craft glue, you can create beautiful jewelry for yourself or to make as gifts. Learn how to make paper beads. Get information, ideas and tips .
Day 6 of 30 Days of Create With Gina: Design a Prayer Flag
Peace, compassion, strength, and wisdom are just some of the "prayers" said to be carried through Prayer Flags.
Day 5 of 30 Days of Create With Gina: Design Affirmation Cards
Affirmations are like exercises for our mind and outlook. Here's a simple activity to create your own affirmation cards.
Day 3 of 30 Days of Create With Gina: Create a Piece of Art With Your Favorite Quote
I find so much healing in all things art and creativity. Finding creativity in everyday life is one of the best medicines you can take.