BOO Ribbon Wall Hanging – Faber Castell & May Arts Blog Hop
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BOO Ribbon Wall Hanging – Faber Castell & May Arts Blog Hop

Be sure to check out the Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft / May Arts blog hop!  There are some great projects, ideas and prizes on both blogs! The blog hop will end at 12am EST on September 28th. Winners will be announced on the companies’ blogs on September 30th. Here’s a little peek at what I…

52: Episode 14: How to Make Tiny Books for Jewelry, Magnets and Embellishments
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52: Episode 14: How to Make Tiny Books for Jewelry, Magnets and Embellishments

You’re going to love this episode of the “52 Craft Series“!  We’ll be making the cutest tiny books that are perfect for turning into jewelry, magnets and embellishments for your scrapbooks, cards or anything you can dream up! And now…for the video! Here are things I used in this video: UTEE, Melting Pot, E-6000 and a…

Wood Block Photo Holder – Lori Whitlock Design Team
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Wood Block Photo Holder – Lori Whitlock Design Team

Blocks of wood can be a great canvas for your craft projects.  You can have wood cut at your local hardware store or even find some wood blocks at craft stores.  My husband had scrap wood from projects he’d done and was kind enough to sand and route them for me to use.  (Thanks babe!)…

Halloween Wall Hanging from Upcycled Lamp Shade & How to Paint Fabric
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Halloween Wall Hanging from Upcycled Lamp Shade & How to Paint Fabric

This post is about one of my favorite things: upcycling.  That’s where you take something that is no longer useful and give it a new purpose.  I’ve done that with two things in this post.  I used the top lampshade piece from this project and some HIDEOUS Teletubbie fabric that I bought a decade ago and I…

Simple Spooky Decor for Your Desk – Lettering Delights Exclusive Free Download
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Simple Spooky Decor for Your Desk – Lettering Delights Exclusive Free Download

Don’t miss the AWESOME Exclusive Lettering Delights Free Download at the end of this post! Frankenstein is one of my favorite books, so when I saw this guy in Lettering Delight’s Spooky Soiree collection, I just had to make him. I sized Frank to fill about 3/4’s of a sheet of 8-1/2 x 11″ paper….