Merry Christmas Hanging Snowflake

I traveled a lot this year and from before Halloween though until the second week of December, I was out and about in Europe and Asia. This was a good news, bad news sort of thing. Good news for me, I saw and experienced a lot of cool things. Bad news, this obviously cut into…

Holiday Elf Hat

I really love mixed media and assemblages.  It’s such a great way to use up bits and found objects, to create something that is really unique.  Recently I have been obsessed with Dollar Tree and 99 Cent store, trying to make my own customized table centerpieces for as little as possible.  This project happens to…

Harvest Time

Dollar Tree has some fantastic buys in crafting and home decor that really allow makers to make really cool decorations for under ten dollars. This is the case with my Harvest Time table center piece. I picked up from Dollar Tree a styrofoam pumpkin, a bunch of fake autumn leaves, some sparky fern, a gold…

Dollar Tree Witch Sister Trick or Treat

Dollar Tree has some great, inexpensive items perfect for craft projects. In the framing area, they have several hanging frames with artwork in them like a 3-D wall hanging. These are great to remove the art inside and decorate however way you want. In my case, I did a Halloween hanging box, using mostly Dollar…

Spring Love Birds

Spring has sprung here and we’re just starting to see all the lovely flowers doing their superbloom thing.  With all the birds returning and the joys of Spring, I thought it might be nice to use up some of my Valentine’s Paper for Spring themes.  After all, Love is year round, right?  And I had…

Re-purposed: Utensil Holder to Craft Caddy

This one is a super easy, quick way to re-purpose something that wasn’t the best tool for the job.  So, nothing shocking about this, but I shop at a lot of Flea and Swap meets.  I see a lot of great deals out there and sometimes, I fall for something that seems to be a…