Crafts category

  • 18 Decorating and Party Ideas for Halloween

    Based on what everyone is pinning these days, it seems like September has put people in a Halloween state of mind. Well, it does pay to start those crafting project early, so here are eighteen project...
    Sep 16, 2014 1 Comment

  • Advent Calendar Project ’14 – Week 13

    (For the 24 weeks leading up to December 1st, we’ll be making a Christmas ornament, giving you enough to fill an advent calendar.) This week’s ornament was inspired by a drive in the country w...
    Sep 12, 2014 1 Comment

  • Tinkerbell on the Runway

    I have never forced my daughter to do crafts. I offer supplies that are age appropriate and just let her do what she wants. So imagine my surprise and delight when she marched directly up to me and sa...
    Sep 08, 2014 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #17 – “Finding the Tree” Ornaments

    For this Iron Craft challenge we were asked to create something that could be entered into a competition at the state fair. We were given the competition guides for the MN State Fair as our guide. I d...
    Aug 26, 2014 7 Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’14 – Week 10

    (For the 24 weeks leading up to December 1st, we’ll be making a Christmas ornament, giving you enough to fill an advent calendar.) This week we are playing with doll pegs again and turning one into ...
    Aug 22, 2014 No Comments

  • Stitch Lab Project: Toile Embriodery

    I taught a week summer camp at the Stitch Lab. It was a popular offering and ten kids signed up! Whoo! There are six machines in the room and ten girls signed up, so you can do the math on that. T...
    Aug 20, 2014 6 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #16 Round Up

    This challenge we asked the Iron Crafters to make their best Summer White project. NY Star Cards Just Crafty Enough – Kat Adventures of Lauren The L-T Experience Carolyn Kate’s Great...
    Aug 13, 2014 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #16 – Etched and Dipped Vase

    The theme of this Iron Craft challenge was the color white. I could not think of anything I wanted to make that would be white. Then I noticed a walnut bowl dipped in white paint that I have in my liv...
    Aug 12, 2014 1 Comment

  • Advent Calendar Project ’14 – Week 8

    (For the 24 weeks leading up to December 1st, we’ll be making a Christmas ornament, giving you enough to fill an advent calendar.) This week let’s make an ornament with bling, lots of bling. ...
    Aug 08, 2014 2 Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’14 – Week 7

    (For the 24 weeks leading up to December 1st, we’ll be making a Christmas ornament, giving you enough to fill an advent calendar.) This week’s ornament is another really quick and easy one, an...
    Aug 01, 2014 No Comments