You can create watercolor hoop art for your home in just a few simple steps with our new Spectrum Aqua watercolor markers. These markers make it easy to add watercolor magic to your home decor. Grab a hoop, some fabric, and get inspired to make your own creation today. I ended up making three pieces […]
Arts and Crafts Ideas and Projects
We have arts and crafts ideas and projects for everyone, from beginners to more experienced crafters. View our art projects for inspiration and click the images for detailed instructions.
Crafting with kids can be an unequaled joy–it can, however, also be an unequaled mess. Let’s be real, when crafting with kids there is only one thing you can count on–there will be a mess. Honestly, sometimes the idea of the mess that will follow is enough for me to just avoid crafting with my […]
I like to color. I admit it. When my kids used to break out the coloring books, I made sure they invited me! When Spectrum Noir came out with a colored pencil line- that works in conjunction with their alcohol ink markers that I already had- I was one happy camper! Coloring for adults! Not […]
To celebrate the sweet spring days ahead, I decided to create this watercolor canvas tote in the pastels of early daffodils, tulips and crocus. Combining watercolors with stronger yellows and pinks made pretty combinations reminiscent of the garden this time of year. The two basic things you will need are your paints and a canvas. […]
We have another awesome guest blogger this week, Amy from One Artsy Mama! Honesty is her goal, focusing on Honestly Doable, Honestly Edible, Honestly Teachable, and Honestly Wearable inspiration (something for everyone)! Stay in touch with Amy by visiting her awesome blog, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. Hi, friends! I’m Amy, aka One Artsy Mama, and I’m thrilled to be here at […]
Do you remember this photo from my leather and barbell bracelet tutorial? Notice that cool, shiny base the bracelet is sitting on? Is that just paint? Well, not so much. Metallic paint can NOT hold a candle to the real thing. That super shimmery finish comes from none other than GOLD. Real gold. Slivered off […]