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Make Kids Art Glasses

April 14, 2014

My son loves to draw. He also loves to use drinking glasses, one after another. Honestly, sometimes I think he takes a sip out of each glass in the house before proclaiming it dirty and putting it into the sink. To celebrate his love of art and our need to give him one glass that […]

CHA 2013 – Most Innovative NEW Products

February 8, 2013

The CHA (Craft and Hobby Association) Winter Show was a blast! As always, CHA offers one of the best ways to officially launch new products to the crafting industry. Among the hundreds of new products showcased at CHA this year, there were a small number that REALLY stood out. These industry trailblazers and  change-makers weren’t […]

Make Paper Bowl Jellyfish

August 6, 2012

"Jellyfish" Kids' Craft. How fun is this little jellyfish kids' craft from Consumer Crafts? What a cute addition this would be to a child's room? Or how about a classroom decoration during a unit on the ocean? (Craft Mom Lorrie …

Kids Craft – Soda Bottle Bird Feeder

April 28, 2012

Recycled Spring Bird Feeder Craft Idea. Posted in … For detailed information how to do this very unique, but simple craft visit: http://familyfun.go.com/crafts/backyard-bird-feeder-672532/. Tags: bird, Craft, feeder, idea, Spring …

Kids Craft: Make A Stamped Easter Egg Garland

March 27, 2012

Easter Egg Garland – Kids Craft. With Easter just days away, Molly and I cooked up a quick and easy garland to dress up the mantel and make our house look festive. This worked well with our St. Patty's DayShamrock garland, …

Make Chocolate Easter Nests

March 14, 2012

Easter activities Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty! This week we share our easy peasy Easter Nests – this is probably the most “obvious” Easter activities I can think of. But just because it is obvious, doesn't mean it isn't good.

Make A Stamped Tin Foil Pendant

March 14, 2012

Here's a craft project for the big kids – creating shiny, embossed foil pendants with a few simple materials. Making these requires a gentle touch, but they are simple and addicting to make. My girls and I made piles of.

Use Mod Podge To Jazz Up A Composition Book

March 3, 2012

This is seriously easy and the design ideas are endless!One question I get all the time is what would be a good craft for a slumber party or a group of tweens……well I think this is perfect! I see the comp style notebooks on sale all the time and you only need two sheet of scrapbook paper. Of course you could also magazine clippings, old book pages, wrapping paper, etc. The letter was made from a reclaimed cereal box! For the complete instructions…Please visit the Cathie and Steve page at PLAID! For the complete instructions…Please visit the Cathie and Steve page at PLAID!

Paper Crafts Magazine: Stamping Royalty 2012 Contest

March 1, 2012

Wow, check out the loot you could win from Paper Craft Magazine! Can you see all of the prizes? Sponsors are… American Crafts, Avocado Arts, Clo…

Craft A Day for National Craft Month 2012 on ILoveToCreate

March 1, 2012

Ribbon Rosettes on FlatsMarch is National Craft Month, and we are kicking it off with 31 days of crafts, starting with these cute black flats. They have a DIY zebra ribbon rosette and turquoise beads in the center, and they are super fast and easy to make yourself. You can find the detailed tutorial on the iLoveToCreate website.Keep coming back every day during the month of March for MORE crafts from me, Pattiewack!Visit us on Facebook!Craft on!

Make A Jewelry Medicine Cabinet

February 25, 2012

Jewelry Medicine Cabinet. I don't know about you guys, but my jewelry drawer was an absolute mess. Things were tangled up and completely unorganized. I've seen DIY jewelry organizers all over blogland, but none of them …

Maddie The Menace’s Favorite Dog Stuff Tutorials

June 24, 2010

Maddie is still my lovable little pup, and I love to make her custom doggy stuff. Here are a few of my favorite dog beds, dog collars and leashes, and other DIY dog items you can make yourself.

Tips, Ideas, and Inspiration For Your Handmade Wedding

June 14, 2010

In preparation for my own “handmade” wedding next year, I have been doing  tons of research to find inspiration. Many couples have beautiful, simple, meaningful weddings that accomplish all of the “should do’s” on my personal list and include thoughtful elements created by the bride, groom, and wedding party. How do you make sure your […]

Say I Do…To A Happy Handmade Wedding

June 14, 2010

If your were about to set sail on a long voyage, would you make enemies with the crew and kick a hole in the ship before you go? As a soon-to-be bride myself, I have a few opinions about what a wedding should and shouldn’t be… I believe a wedding should be: A celebration of […]

Make A Paper Rose Hairpin

June 11, 2010

This hair pin tutorial was created by Taryn at Poppy Chic! Thank you Taryn for sharing it with us! Read More about her here. I just love the idea of whipping up a bunch of cute hair flowers for my friends for no reason at all, just because it makes them smile!  I created this […]