Polymer clay is a fun and versatile crafting medium that is appropriate for ages 4 and up and cures in a home oven! (Read the “Intro to Polymer Clay” if you need more information.) LINK UP No special tools are necessary, but in order to be successful with polymer clay, you do need to follow […]
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 […]
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 […]
I am thrilled to be part of the Craft Unleashed Team. I joined the team at the urging of my daughter, Sarah Forhan. Sarah is already a designer here and she thought I would be a perfect addition to the team. And, though I am thrilled at her confidence in my crafting abilities I know […]