rock painting crafts!
i love using items from the natural world for our craft projects. it’s a wonderful opportunity to get out for a hike or explore some hidden corner in our backyard, but mostly it’s a great way to connect my boys with their outside environment. i have always collected rocks and now i watch my kids stuff […]
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Quick and Easy Upholstery!
BEFORE: AFTER: When I saw this idea from "Four Generations One Roof" on Pinterest I was excited because my rocking chair was waiting for just such a solution! This is such a great idea to staple new fabric right over the old chair. Why pull out millions of little staples and remove the old fabric? You can basically skip the tedious and boring part of upholstery! Yeah! You can see Jessica's full tutorial here - I highly recommend checking it out! So I have had this rocking chair from Pottery…
DIY Snowman Painted Jars
Here is a cute tutorial for a DIY project which consists in a painted jar that has a snowman on it. So we’ll just call it Snowman Jar. As the winter holidays are approaching we thought this tutorial will help you bring the holiday spirit in your home. This craft was created using a glass […]
Laser Photo Copy Transfered to Wood DIY One of the easiest DIY's you'll ever do, but the finished product is brilliant. It make a perfect keepsake gift. This obviously isn't exclusive to Christmas Decor or Christmas Gifts, but it is one of our featured Christmas DIY's on the blog.
photo via e-sling.net Beyond Satire recreated floam! Below is the recipe: materials: 2 tsp. borax 3/4 cup water 1/4 cup elmer's glue food coloring ziploc bag 1 and 2/3 cup of polystyrene beads. "You can substitute 2/3 cups micro-beads (1 mm from Jo-Ann Fabrics) and 1 cup bean bag filler (1/8"). You can also grate styrofoam cups or packing peanuts." how to: 1. Mix borax and 1/2 cup of water. 2. In another bowl, mix glue and 1/4 cup of water. Add food coloring. 3. Pour the glue solution into…