Tired of dumping newspaper, computer paper and magazines in the bin for someone else to recycle? Here are ten creative ways you can recycle paper at home in ways that can be re-used again and again. 1....more
Have you ever been to Gramma' Lowe's website? If you haven't, you don't know what you're missin'. Do you like crafts? She's got 'em. She even illustrates the way she makes the many, many crafts she creates.
How 'bout cookin'? You like to cook? Gramma' Lowe does that, too. An', again, she illustrates her work. Are you one of those wunnerful people who has time to decorate an' embellish your home for the...more
I don't know about you, but I'm always looking for ways to re-use, repurpose, or recycle things around my house. Sometimes I find creative ways to turn everyday items into art projects - even meat trays! YES, those foam meat trays can be turned into an art project kids (and adults) will love....more
Summer is winding down and finding fun ways to keep the kids busy can be daunting. And, with some places enduring super-heat, children are melting - literally! Have some fun with lemons (or oranges, grapefruits, and limes) and tempera paints to create an interesting art activity that has tasty results. ...more
July was a whirlwind. It flew in and rushed out before I even knew what was happening. The posts I read by BlogHer members in July were about slowing down and taking time to do things well. And when we don’t do things so well, taking things slowly and steadily can get us back on our feet again. Swelldesigner wrote a post about missing the handwritten letter....more
Batik adalah salah satu cara pembuatan bahan pakaian. Selain itu batik bisa mengacu pada dua hal. Yang pertama adalah teknik pewarnaan kain dengan menggunakan malam untuk mencegah pewarnaan sebagian dari kain. Dalam literatur internasional, teknik ini dikenal sebagai wax-resist dyeing....more
I recently ran across this lovely freebie for building your own paper cupcakes. You choose your liner, your cake, your icing and finally your topper from an adorable selection of cut and create pieces. It instantly reminded me of when I was a child stuck inside on a rainy day. I would turn the family hallway into a little restaurant with paper place mats along one side of the wall where the seating would be....more