Tips on Furniture Remodeling

Refinishing an old piece of furniture is turning into a popular hobby. People are doing it more and more. Turning something old into a piece that’s new is rewarding and creative. Here are a few remodeling tips. Knowing When to Refinish Before starting the refinishing process, it’s important to know when it’s worth your time to do so. For instance, if the item is painted, there’s likely a reason behind it. People often paint to cover up imperfections and blemishes. Stripping paint from a … [Read more...]

DIY Shamrock Shirt

St. Patrick's day is always one of my favorite holidays! Of course that may be because I am part Irish. :) A fun way to celebrate the holiday is to wear green - you certainly don't want to get pinched! For kids, or even adults, this DIY Shamrock Shirt is fun and super easy to make! For other great St. Patrick's Day activities and recipes, check out these posts: 25 Crafts & Recipes for St. Patrick’s DaySt. Patrick's Day Treat BagSt. Patrick's Day Centerpiece … [Read more...]

How to Find the Best Hybrid Table Saws

Are you searching for the Best Hybrid Table Saw of 2019? Most people spend a lot of time looking for these saws, but they do not find the best saws. And some people lose money in the process. Why? Because they do not know where to search. If you know where to find these saws, you will never waste your time. Once you have decided to buy this saw, it is now time to look for it. Do not rush. Take your time, especially if you are buying a hybrid table saw for the first time. Where do you find … [Read more...]

Watercolor Snow Paint Craft

Winter is here to the delight of children! If your kids are anything like my daughter, snow is a part of our daily conversations during winter. When will it snow? Will there be school? And of course, when it finally does snow, the all important question of, Can I go play in it? This weekend in Ohio, we finally got snow! While all of the kids were ecstatic over the possibility of snowmen, snowball fights and days off of school, most of the adults I know didn't share in the enthusiasm. Luckily … [Read more...]

Printable Valentine’s Day Sock Gift Wrapper

Right after the new year hits, it seems like Valentine’s Day can sneak up on us out of nowhere and leave us scrambling to find a cute and special gift for those we love. Not everyone wants to spend hundreds of dollars on roses and chocolates, and sometimes it’s the simple gifts that can mean so much more. I, for one, love Valentine’s Day so even cute inexpensive gifts for friends or coworkers deserve a little extra attention. One way to dress up a small gift is with a DIY printable gift … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Wreath Craft

Decorate your door with this adorable Valentine’s Day wreath craft. You don’t have to be super crafty or devote a lot of time or money, this frugal and fun craft is perfect for anyone ready to get into the Valentine’s Day spirit! Here is what you will need: green foam wreath form white yarn assorted colors of craft felt (red, pink, white, etc.) hot glue, glue gun scissors Directions: Add a generous amount of hot glue to the end of your yarn. Press it to the inside of … [Read more...]

Handmade Valentine’s Day Gifts Your Sweetheart Will Love

Are you a fan of the Cricut machine? Are you something of a crafting fan in general? Have you been browsing the valentine SVG file offerings online that would be perfect for use with your cutting machine but you are not quite sure what you could make with them? Well, we can help there, as you'll see. The Importance of a Great Valentine's Day Gift Finding the right Valentine's Day gift is rarely an easy task for anyone. Yet it is a task that millions undertake every year because the … [Read more...]

How to Transform Ordinary Things into Artistic Illustrations

Probably, you have visited an art gallery, museum or a hotel and admired an ordinary thing that has been transformed into an amazing and admirable work of art. Creativity in illustrations is at the center of such transformations. If you look at the history of humanity, simple materials that range from clay and wood to minerals have been used to make art. Today, there are many things that illustrators and artists can use as subject matter for transforming into amazing art for home decorations, … [Read more...]