Four Reasons that Diamond Painting Will be Your New Favorite Hobby

Sometimes it can be difficult to find a creative outlet that's unique, fun, and a great experience that can be shared by the whole family. Luckily, Diamond Painting ticks all of those boxes. 1 - A New Way to be Creative First and foremost, Diamond Painting is fun! You use small diamond-like resin rhinestones placed in specific patterns to achieve a sparkling, colorful design. A creative alternative to both puzzles and traditional paint by numbers, Diamond Painting combines the best of … [Read more...]

A Few Cricut Gift Ideas for Kids

If during vacations your kids are feeling bored then you can use their creative skills to keep them busy and entertained. Some kids are creative and crafty by nature whereas the creative skills of some children can be carved by making some efforts with them. Making some decorative items with the help of Cricut machines can be a good idea to encourage the creativity of the kids. You can make them good crafters just by suggesting them to make some Cricut based items which they can use to gift to … [Read more...]

Fun Ways to Customize Your Crochet

If you just started to crochet, chances are you can always benefit from practicing with free crochet patterns for beginners. Even with some experience, it’s helpful to have access to fun projects that don’t cost a fortune. No matter your experience and no matter what kinds of projects you like to work on, customizing them is a fun way to personalize the things you make for yourself as well as the things you want to gift to others. Embellishments are fun and easy, and they add a little bit … [Read more...]

Crafting With Kids: Tips for the Beginner

When it comes to spending quality time with your children, there’s something about crafting that makes it a go-to. Crafting is a great way to allow your child’s imagination to soar while also being able to spend time talking with your child and learning more about them. However, for the mom (or dad) who isn’t an avid crafter yourself, sometimes crafting with kids can be a little less than perfect. However, if you dream of making memories with your child and building great things, then it’s a … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Paper for Your Print Project

You may be wondering which paper to choose for a project you plan on undertaking. Well, to make the right decision, you will need to understand what your options are. There are two main categories of paper, coated and uncoated. Within covered, you have gloss, silk, and matte. They are all coated in clay that has been polished by rollers. The key difference is the smoothness of their surfaces, with gloss being the smoothest and most polished and matte being comparatively rougher and less … [Read more...]

DIY Valentine Hearts Glitter Crayons

These Valentine Hearts Glitter Crayons are such an adorable DIY craft idea!  Kids will love helping you break up the crayons to make these, and you'll love how inexpensive and easy they are to make.  This tutorial is super easy to follow!  Check it out! DIY Valentine Hearts Glitter Crayons I love that this easy Valentine Hearts craft idea can be used any time of year. Just because we are using it as a holiday craft doesn't mean you can't make these for any occasion.  Grab discounted … [Read more...]

Craft De-Stash! The Essential Guide

Image via PixaBay Our hobbies are a vital part of our lives. Without them we'd lose out on a lot of enjoyment, the chance to meet people and - perhaps most importantly - a way of filling spare time. There is also the fact that by getting into an endeavor, we may find we have a skill that could help with a career. Without out hobbies, life would lose a lot of its shine. If you enjoy crafting - whatever area your particular focus falls on - then your hobby can be something else. Messy. No-one … [Read more...]

DIY Glitter Beer Mugs

Having a collection of fun and awesome mugs is something nowadays. It’s always great to have a coffee mug or wine glass with some witty saying or some fun colors to cheer you up. I have made wine glasses and mugs in the past for friends and family, but this time around I wanted to make a fun beer mug for the ladies. »»» Supplies Needed ««« Mug of Choice ModPodge Sponge Brush Painters Tape Glitter Plate or Bowl Vinyl Decal Step 01: First thing you want to do is … [Read more...]