Sometimes it takes just the simplest of materials to create amazing pieces of art. Take yarn and brass macrame hoops for example. Nothing too complex but when combined, they create this amazing large scale DIY abstract wall art. Just a few repeating circles in various sizes and yarn pom poms is all it takes to […]
Arts and Crafts Ideas and Projects
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Is there anything sweeter than children’s artwork? Is there anything cuter than a mini canvas painting and easel? Put the two together and you get the most adorable piece of art decor ever! These mini canvas ideas for kids would be perfect for an art party, or packaged together as a gift! My 7 year […]
Today I am really excited to share a few tips and tricks about brush hand lettering, which is one of my favorite creative outlets. I am not a professional letterer by any stretch of the imagination, but I have spent some time over the past years learning and practicing my techniques. I have really enjoyed my […]
While I love LOVE my craft room, I’m finding that I’m struggling – big time – in the organizational department. I’ve got notebooks full of ideas, planners listed with lots of different dates, and kids artwork and projects in progress taped up all over the walls. I’ve finally broken down and began the arduous process […]
Create beautiful watercolor art paintings easily with this fun resist technique using rubber cement! It’s simple, fun, and gives great results. Let’s paint! I love playing around with watercolors and trying out different techniques, and resist techniques are some of my favorite ways to experiment with watercolors. Resist painting is when you use two mediums […]
My two older children and I are on a big watercolor kick right now. Each day after school when she’s finished with her homework, my daughter will sit and paint pictures for hours for all of the important people in her life and I’ve received countless paintings of our family from my son. I treasure […]