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Painting Pumpkins 2012

This is the first year both kids wanted to paint pumpkins (which me very happy.)  Last year only Booga painted a pumpkin and the princess’s pumpkin died on our kitchen table.  The princess really wants to enter her pumpkin into a contest at school, she decided to paint the Lorax on her pumpkin.  Booga decided … Continue reading

Back to School – “Glitter” Personalization

Back to School – “Glitter” Personalization

Every year I go through the same thing personalizing school supplies.  Our school has a pretty strict dress code including clear or mesh backpacks which are really hard to personalize.  I always have visions of my daughter coming home with another child’s backpack because they all look the same.  I know the teachers really appreciate … Continue reading

Painted Shoes for The Booga!

Painted Shoes for The Booga!

Booga is obsessed with Toy Story so I decided to make him a pair of Alien Shoes.Materials: Canvas Shoes (I got these at Wal-Mart for $5.00) PLAID® Paint ( Folk Art – #954 Fresh Foliage, Folk Art – #513 Cayman Blue, Folk Art – #429 Winter White and Folk Art – #2557 Perfect Purple) Mod Podge (used to … Continue reading

Daisy Gift Tag/Ornament

Need an easy Gift Tag or Ornament for that special Daisy Scout this holiday season?  Here is an easy how-to Materials Needed:Delight™Air Dry Modeling CompoundDaisy (flower) Shaped Cookie CutterFondant RollerRibbonToothpick1/2″ Circle Cookie CutterPaint – we used PLAID® Glow in the Dark: Yellow, Orange, Pink and Green and Extreme Glitter™ Purple, Turquoise and Rose.  PLAID® Apple … Continue reading

Glow in the Dark Nail Polish in a Pinch

I really wanted Glow in the Dark Nails for Halloween but I personally have always had problem with the nail polish not glowing enough.  I also did not want to run to the store for Nail Polish.  I decided to experiment a little with my PLAID® Glow in the Dark Paints. Materials:Glow in the Dark … Continue reading

130 Creative Paperclay® Apples

It is hard to believe it has been 6 months, this is my last project for the first Creative Paperclay® Design Team.  I wanted to go out with a bang.  I decided that to make 130 apple ornaments for my daughter’s school for the faculty and staff for Teacher Appreciation Day.  Keep in mind this … Continue reading

124 apples to go…

So over the few weeks I will be writing a lot about apples.  I am going to make 125 apple ornaments for my daughter’s school.  They will be out of Paperclay and handmade – I am crazy… I am also working on the Booga Halloween costume right now he hasn’t settled on Toby or Thomas … Continue reading

Paperclay Halloween Garden Stakes

This project is super easy and is a GREAT kids project!  Since I wanted to show how easy this project is I enrolled the help of my children (the princess and the Booga).  I will say this project was a little too advance for the Booga (he is 2 and thought we were making cookies … Continue reading