crafting

Glitter isn’t a supply I use often for my own crafts because it is so messy, and I definitely don’t get it out for crafting with my son! But I wanted to do a glitter type activity with him, and had an aha moment. What if I could dye salt to make a sort of […]

How fun is this darling new book Party in a Jar, from craft blogger Vanessa Coppola of See Vanessa Craft! It’s filled with so many fabulous ways to have a party in a jar – wahoo! Party in a Jar features sixteen kid-friendly craft projects that not only provide entertainment for pint-sized partygoers but also function as […]

We are back with mo’ #mustachebombing fun for Movember! We love to celebrate this fabulous month, bringing awareness to men’s health issues, and having fun gettin’ hairy! Help us celebrate by adding a mustache to all of the things! There’s no wrong answer. #MustacheBomb it all! Follow the instructions I mustache of you! Here’s what you do to […]

I’m always on lookout for new wreath ideas, it’s fun to mix things up every now and then don’t you think? This darling felt scalloped wreath from Infarrantly Creative caught my eye at the Make and Takes Spotlight and looks like just the kind of project I’d like to spend an afternoon creating. Here are a few more wreath […]

Just a few weeks back I was invited by Michaels Crafts to come to Dallas and join in some creative fun. I crafted up a storm, took silly pictures, and was inspired to create for the Holidays. I even left with a big box of supplies, thanks to Michaels. I’m ready for the holiday season […]

I can’t tell you how excited I am to share a new video series I’ve been planning for months! I’ve called it: Kids in the Craft Room… as it’s just that, getting kids in the craft room. I’m very passionate about kids and crafting, and hope to bring them together with this series. With my background as […]

Do you have a craft room? I recently revamped our office into a craft room, and I’m excited to decorate it! We kept the walls pretty minimal in color because I want to use a bunch of color in the decorations. I recently made this sign: “Make Stuff”! I love the saying “make stuff”, because […]

Thanks to Elmer’s Craft and Tell campaign, I was able to get together with my girlfriends for a fun night of crafting. There were lots of treats, loads of magazines, and fabulous crafting supplies provided by Elmer’s. Did you know that along with their adhesives, they also have cutting tools from X-ACTO?! It was just […]

I recently wrote an article over at Momformation about the guilt you might feel about keeping or tossing out your child’s artwork, part of their Guilt-Free Week series. I want to expand on a few more thoughts, sharing what I do to manage the school work, projects, and crafts that my kids produce. At our […]

Diane from the Crafty Pod, shares all sorts of great crafts, tutorials and podcasts. She’s just come out with an ebook called Creating a Blogging Audience: An Unconventional Marketing Guide. There’s helpful information for marketing yourself, gaining a loyal audience, and how getting your readers to come back. It’s a good read for all types […]

Once all your sewing projects are complete, you may still have some left over fabric scraps. I’ve been saving my scraps, thinking there must be something I can make with them. Well, here are some great projects using fabric scraps, turning them into something fun and new! (click on the photo for the link to […]

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