July 4th beverage coaster made from popsicle sticks

July 4th Popsicle Stick Coaster

Tomorrow is July 4th! This simple project will show you how to make beverage coasters using wooden popsicle sticks, red, white and blue acrylic paint, and small star stickers. I started by painting the sticks with red, white and blue...
Close-up of lettered bracelet

Best Mom Beaded Bracelet

Tomorrow is Mother’s Day! I wanted to make my mom a homemade gift, so I decided on a piece of jewelry. This is a simple project that doesn’t require any sort of expertise in beading. The materials that you will...
Flower and leaves framed mirror hanging on the wall

How to Make a Floral Mirror Frame

After a very long and cold winter, Spring has finally arrived! The tiniest of buds are beginning to peek their way through the soil. I wanted to make something in anticipation of the warmer temperatures and coming gardening season. I...
Heart jar filled with chocolate

Tissue Paper Heart Candy Jar

It’s Valentine’s Day! This tutorial will show you how to make a heart-themed candy jar. The materials I’m using are tissue paper, glue, ribbon and a glass jar. You can recycle a jar for this project. The one I’m using...
Using the rolling spool stamp to create rows of hearts

Sewing Spool Heart Stamp

Happy early Valentine’s Day! This crafts project will show you how to make your own handmade heart stamp and rolling heart stamp. The materials I am using include a sewing spool, chopstick, red foam sheet, scissors and red acrylic paint....
Reindeer craft ornament with lit-up nose

Red-Nosed Reindeer Tea Light

Christmas Eve is tomorrow night! Santa is busy loading up his sleigh and preparing his reindeer for the gift-giving journey. I thought I would make a simple, last-minute holiday craft of a red-nosed reindeer with a nose that lights up...