Are you a camp director, teacher, or home school mum looking for a new arts and crafts idea for your kids?  Or maybe you are a recreation director at a senior centre or nursing home and could use a new project.  Either way, this arts and crafts idea will be interesting and fun for all.  This glass case can be used, given as a gift, or converted into a necklace purse. To make the glasses case, you will need the following simple materials:  a square... [Read more]

Now that you have built your dollhouse, the next step is to find the furniture to fit in. You want the house to show comfort and life. Children cannot play with a dollhouse without furniture. In most case you would just buy them ready made, but many who have taken the time to make their own doll’s house became fascinated with arts and crafts doll house project, and would prefer to make their own doll house furniture. Most of the furniture and... [Read more]

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  • Paper crafts are a popular pastime right now. Scrapbooking is a fun way to display pictures and chronicle family history. Other paper crafts include making greeting cards and even making hand made papers. When getting started at paper crafts, it is easy to spend a lot of money! Go easy at first until you know what sort... [Read more]

    Jewellery trends are derived from 3 Rs; real life, runaway, and red carpet. We have compiled a list of latest jewellery trends through our research of new styles seen at shows and appointments, top looks at awards shows, and runaway fashions for spring. Subtle Drop Earrings: These can make a bigger statement compared to the studs of last year. They even coordinate perfectly with various fashion silhouettes, so the drop earring is a hot jewellery trend... [Read more]

    Are you currently a needle crafts buff? Embroidery is, arguably, one of the very most refined of the needle crafts. The very fine thread allows for detailed designs which can be almost like paintings. Variations inside the number of threads and length of stitches, in addition to raised work and knots can form intriguing, beautiful effects. Perhaps probably the most satisfying... [Read more]

    Using the spring coming, it’s time for you to think about bunnies, eggs, flowers, and chicken salad. I am talking about easter, obviously. Within my family, easter crafts are one of our favorite traditions. After all, what kids do not like painting, hiding, after which eating easter eggs. Even my youngest daughter – the one who hates to eat eggs – still likes... [Read more]

    A special occasion coming up that needs a special  cake? Every celebration includes a cake to be shared among the guests and family members. It was tradition to for a cake to be baked at a bakery, only  recently has it become an acceptable common practice for a relative bake a cake for that event. Should you be the designated cake decorator, you could be trying to... [Read more]