Tagged with How-to

How To Make A Blood Drip Necklace

How To Make A Blood Drip Necklace

Last week I needed an easy idea for my Girl Scout Troop, we are currently working on our Inventors Badge.  I wanted something that would make the girls think outside the box.  As with all my projects it had to be easy and cool, going with the “season” is a bonus. I was using my … Continue reading

The Paper Bag Floor – Picture Heavy

The Paper Bag Floor – Picture Heavy

I know I talked about it and even posted some snippets of the floor.  I have gotten many questions about the floor I wanted to see how the floor has held up before posting about it.  I finished the floor back in August (the 16th to be exact) which means it has been a little … Continue reading

Ribbon Dragonfly Bookmarks

Ribbon Dragonfly Bookmarks

Girl Scouts has started again and I am once again a troop leader of Brownies and Daisies.  I will be the Brownie Leader but our first few meetings we did everyone together because it was easier. Our first project was a take on the keychain I did last year. Materials: 42″ Ribbon Key Chain 2 … Continue reading

Printer Typeface Tray Frame

Printer Typeface Tray Frame

Several years ago Jeff bought a printer typeface tray for me.  I had it hanging in my then “studio” and in Booga’s room for a while.  When we finally moved Booga into that room I removed the shelf and it went in the closet. Originally for the living room wall  I was thinking about a … Continue reading

Personalized Backpack with Duck Tape

Personalized Backpack with Duck Tape

Every year we go through the same song and dance on how to personalize backpacks.  This year we opted for a lovely clear backpack with black straps (the rules at my daughter’s school is clear or mesh backpacks) the problem with black is it is extremely hard to personalize.  I purchased some turquoise, purple leopard … Continue reading

Penny Ledge

Penny Ledge

The penny ledge started by me scrapping the ledge down to the bare wood.  It took several hours to remove all the paint from the ledge I admit I was hesitant to add the pennies because it took so much time to scrap the ledge.  I am trying really hard to tie all the main … Continue reading

Baseball Headband and Barrettes

Baseball Headband and Barrettes

I admit I have been a horrible creative funk lately, not wanting to scrapbook, draw, paint or even color in a coloring book.  I was extremely frustrated because I felt like I needed to create something but part of me felt like I forgot how.  I keep a Pinterest board of things I want to … Continue reading

Leprechaun Clothes Pin

Leprechaun Clothes Pin

Booga kept saying, “Mom we need Leprechauns to live in our house.” Mom put her thinking cap on and decided to make a Leprechaun Clothes Pin.   Materials: Clothes Pin Pencil Craft Paint in Assorted Colors Paint Brush Fine Tip Permanent Marker Small Google Eyes (optional)