Watercolor dates from the DoNotMicrowaveCraft Shop.
Follow along as I put together the Lego Typewriter.
September 2022 Favorites
A few things I loved in September 2022.
How to Get Inspired to Paint Your Next Masterpiece
Guest post with tips to help get you inspired to paint.
James Wax DIY Candles
Follow along as I make candles using the James Wax candle kit.
Late Summer DIY Potpourri
DIY potpourri with a late summer bouquet.
Decoupage Shoe Box
I haven’t done anything remotely crafty in months so I did something over the weekend. I have quite a few shoe box sized, pretty boxes from places like Michaels from over the years that hold letters, meaningful cards, random mementos, playbills etc. It was time for a new one since my old ones are all bursting and the lids hardly fit over them now. So when I was out running errands last week, I stopped into Michaels so I could use the same mask and not waste one. I did end up buying a really pretty box with a canvas lid, but I also wanted to use a shoe box…
Knitting with LoveCrafts
Do you like knitting? A lot of people find it relaxing and a version of self-care. Time to yourself. I find it relaxing too, although I can’t do anything fancy. Like at all. I’ve tried looking at patterns, but they confuse me so I basically can only make scarf and blankets because they’re straightforward. It’s basically the same for crocheting for me. LoveCrafts reached out to me at the end of the year and told me about their community for all things crafts such as sewing, stitching, and of course, knitting. With the start of a new year, and an ever growing trend of self-care in this high-anxiety times, they…
Simple Christmas Cards
A few years ago I made Christmas cards. Nothing fancy, just card stock, markers, and 3D Christmas stickers. Well, this year, since I have just moved (literally, I just officially moved in yesterday) I came up with a super easy and simple Christmas card this year. My vision was to get plain white cards and to draw a door on them with my new house number and a 3D wreath sticker. I went to Michael’s and couldn’t find anything! Most of the Christmas stuff was wiped out and this was back in early December so it’s not like I was looking last minute! I found a few things that could have…
What Crafts Should You Try And Get Into?
If you are looking for a great way to pass the time, one of the best options out there is to get into the world of arts and crafts. This is something you can do in the comfort of your own home, either by yourself or with loved ones, and it is a creative experience which is bound to do you some good, too. Of course, if you want to think about getting into a craft, you will first need to decide on what one you would like to try, as there are so many different kinds that you can choose between. In this article, we are going to take…