Star Wars Build-A-Scene Papercraft Kit

My husband has been a HUGE fan of the Star Wars genre of movies since the mid 1980's. He has seen all of the movies at least 50 times and every time there is a new release, he's at the theater at midnight to see it. Besides being a Star Wars movie fan, he collects all kinds of Star Wars items. He … [Read more...]

Tips to Create or Improve Your Craft Room

Arts and craft is a serious business. Some people are interested in them from when they were little - you might remember the classmate who gave you handmade cards and invitations. Some discover it later in life, as a way to disconnect from the busy world and find themselves. A lot of people make it … [Read more...]

Kid’s Craft Project: Beaded ID Name Bracelets

Every time I visit one of our local dollar-type's of stores, I check out their craft supplies department. I keep a big plastic bin at home fully stocked with craft supplies for when my granddaughter is over visiting. It's the perfect way to keep her entertained and to teach her valuable crafting … [Read more...]

Kid’s Craft Project: Sunflower Paper Plate

The summer season has been flying by pretty quickly this year. Two to three times a month I enjoy hosting "craft dates" with my granddaughter and godson. It's a great way to bond with the kids and it's a great way to teach them things, while they're having some fun. This kid's craft project is … [Read more...]

Handmade Collage: 15 Stunning Designs to Cut and Assemble

Looking to get involved in a new arts & crafts medium? Do you already enjoy paper crafting? If you answered YES to those questions I think you're going to love the book that we're featuring for you today. Title: Handmade Collage - 15 Stunning Designs to Cut and Assemble Author: Seiko … [Read more...]

Mom and Me: An Art Journal to Share Book

I'm the mother to two beautiful children. My daughter is 8 years old and my son is 21 months old. To be honest, sometimes I feel like I neglect my daughter a little bit since my young son requires so much of my attention. When I can, I'm always looking for little activities that I can do with the … [Read more...]

Gardening: Old Metal Wash Basin Garden Planter

We're finally into the month of May and we're starting the gardening season here in the northeast. Every week from May through September (hopefully) we'll be featuring at least one gardening post every week! Some of our features will be gardening articles, growing tips, garden-product related … [Read more...]

Book Review: Little Loom Weaving by Andreia Gomes

Many home crafters are finding that in a fast-paced world of instant gratification, handmade objects become even more valuable. Fiber arts like knitting, crocheting, sewing and quilting are on the rise again, and weaving is making a comeback. Although full-scale looms are a serious investment, … [Read more...]