DIY FRIDAY

DIY Friday: Fall Floral Hanging

Happy DIY Friday. Friday’s are now my DIY days for sending you lovely projects that you can work on over the weekend. Now, today, I have a treat for you. After last weeks floral chandelier, FTD reached out with one of their own amazing projects for me to share with you. I am excited to Read More

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How to Plan A Creative Retreat

Have you ever thought about taking yourself on a little creative retreat? Maybe you can spare a couple of days away from home and treat yourself to some dedicated creative time. Or If you can’t afford to get away or have the resources to take a whole weekend, possibly you could create a day long Read More

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DIY: How to Make a Balloon Arch

It is the heart of summer. Time for fun and parties and celebrations. When planning parties or celebrations, decorations are a priority, and sometimes the bolder, the better. I have a grand surprise for you. ProFlowers.com has put together the most amazing tutorial on creating a fabulous ballon arch that is perfect for framing table Read More

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DIY: Creating Leaf Poetry

This is a replica of a favorite project I did a while ago. I call it Leaf Poetry. Why? because you use the leaf templates or you can trace leaves and paint them anyway you desire. Then you are going to write some very simple poetry on your leaves. You can use as many leaves Read More

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How to: Pressed Flower Petal Butterflies

I often get inspired by projects I see on Pinterest. About two weeks ago, I saw a DIY post of pressed leaves in clear glass picture frames. I thought it looked like fun. I had picked up some frames from the dollar store, my go-to when the budget is tight, and thought I might just Read More

National Craft Month

National Craft Month Crafty Round- up!

March is National Craft Month. A favorite Month of mine as it gives me an excuse to try out all kinds of crafty projects. I have more projects coming over the next week and a half just for you. However today, I thought I would round-up some of my favorite crafts that I have done Read More

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DIY: Photo Transfers to Wood

Photo transfers  to wood: I LOVE LOVE LOVE this project. I have done it a few times now. I thoroughly enjoy the results of the rustic look of the picture on wood. I am keeping the post simple. Several pictures with instructions under each one. Now you can follow this easy step by step tutorial Read More

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Ten Minute Tuesday: Mood Jar

I love mood jars or relaxation jars, like the ones pictured here. I have made them for kids where I used to work using plastic water bottles as well but I think the mason jars are much prettier and a little more sturdy. They do not take long to make at all and only require Read More

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8 Tips for a Peaceful Crafting Season

The holiday season has arrived. For creatives it is a time of crafting, creating, and giving. In some form or another, you will probably do at least one or two projects, and possibly six or seven. You will probably make a gift or two, create some yummy treat for a party or your office. It Read More

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Friday DIY: Magnet Tutorial

My post is coming a bit late today. Getting ready for two kids birthday parties this weekend has me running behind. I still wanted to send you into the weekend with something fun to try. In my post, Creative Soul Revealed, I talk about the pendants that I make. I also make magnets and keychains. Read More