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

Ten Minute Tuesday

Ten Minute Tuesday: The Art Project Part 2

Here is Part 2 of The Art Project broken into ten-minute chunks of time. You can take almost any art project or writing project or crafting project and break them down into ten-minute bits of time to fit it into a busy schedule. This makes most projects possible even when you think you have no 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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Let me Introduce you: My Etsy shop

Pop on over to my Etsy shop, Susan Soul Designs and see what is in store for you there. I have new cards and an affirmation card deck made just for you. Check out some of the links below. Living Your Creative Soul Affirmation Cards Love Often Cards 5 pack Joy Beach Cards 5 pack  These are 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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Ten Minute Tuesday: DIY Canvas Signs

I just love the canvas signs I see for sale in JoAnn’s and Michaels, or even at Ross or other home decorating places. I think they are cute. But why am I going to pay to have someone else’s sign when this creative person can do it herself. Now, here is the disclaimer. It’s been 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: Dollar Store Craft

March is National Craft month. YAY! I have all kinds of goodies planned for you over the next month. However, since this is Ten Minute Tuesday, and I live on a tight budget, I thought I would show you a quick and simple Dollar store craft. The steps are simple. I did start out trying Read More

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Ten Minute Tuesday: Go Back in Time

Winter is closing in upon us and with it brings childhood traditions and beliefs as we face the coming holidays. There may be activities we always do, places we always go, and people we always see. Growing up in the Sacramento valley California, snow on the ground was never part of my winter childhood. Once Read More