DIY Framed Artwork Tutorial

How to Create Unique Framed Wall Art with Paper StripsEarlier this week I showed you some wall art that I created using a variation of a paper craft technique known as Iris Folding. Now it's your turn to work your creative magic. I'm going to show you how to make a pretty picture out of paper strips....more
The support of a strong frame is essential to displaying such pieces without damage to the ...more

Onesie/T-Shirt Bag

I finally went through all the old clothes stuffed in the wee tot's drawers and found so many onesies full of stains and stuff. Sure, they were clean, but they had endured the wonders of baby-hood and were ready to move on to the world of Goodwill. But, before dropping them off, I pulled a couple that I had other plans for....more

Tips for Your Vision Boards

At the beginning of this month as we contemplated the concept of creativity, I challenged you to create a vision board for yourself: a board which would visually capture the things that you hope for yourself for the year to come. This past weekend, as is our tradition, my 6-year-old daughter and I created our own vision boards (an aside: this is a great project to do with your kids, particularly when they're on vacation from school and you have no idea what to do with them while they're home. Alex loves doing vision boards, and I love doing them with her -- and it takes some time to do, so we always feel like we've spent some quality time together as a result). ...more
LOVE your take on the vision board.  My husband and I are vision board fans.  We have even ...more

How To Make Tissue Flowers

Learn how to make these simple tissue flowers with step by step instructions and picutres, click here. ...more