Polymer Clay one of the most versatile art and craft mediums on the market today. Made of pigments, plasticizers, and polymers, this man-made clay comes in a rainbow of hues and stays soft and pliable until it’s heated in a home oven to 275 degrees. Polymer clay is safe for ages 3 and up, and […]
Craft Basics: Ideas and Inspiration
Looking for craft ideas and inspiration? You’ve come to the right place. Browse all our projects below for craft basics inspiration for all levels of crafting. Click on any project image below for detailed instructions and tips.
As you know I am chronicling the step-by-step process of building the Victoria Farmhouse Dollhouse Kit. My first post was an introductory piece, I spent several hours inventorying all the dollhouse parts and gathering all the materials I would need to assemble the dollhouse. The next step in building the dollhouse is painting the outside […]
I enjoy cross-stitching and was intrigued by Clover’s Embroidery Stitching Tool. My first mistake was thinking that because you have to use an embroidery hoop and embroidery thread that this product would some how produce the same stitches that I use for cross-stitching. In my mind, I was seeing little cross-stitch x patterns. The stitching […]
Did you know that Consumer Crafts carries dollhouse kits? Not only the dollhouse kits but also a wide variety of miniatures to furnish your dollhouse. This is my first post of many on how to build a dollhouse from a kit. I will be assembling and finishing the Victoria Farmhouse. The farmhouse has eight HUGE […]
Happy Meet-It-Monday! Today, I’m pleased to introduce you to some great Fabric Spray Paints by Tulip. They come in lots of colors- there’s a Primary Color set (shown) that has green, red, yellow and blue; a Neon set with lime, yellow, orange, and pink; and Glitter sprays in Silver and Gold. I also love that […]
My family is part Irish, and we love to celebrate St.Patrick’s day with some corned beef and the “wearin’ o’ the green.” That means fun tee-shirts to wear to the parade! Today, I’ll show you how. You’ll need: tee shirt Tulip Glitter Fabric Spray paint in gold Tulip Fabric Spray Paint in primary colors Small […]