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Cake postcard tutorial. Supplies Materials needed to make two cake postcards: 1 large sponge (yellow paints the best)Serrated knifeX-Acto or utility knifeSpray paint (brown, yellow, pink or white)1 tube acrylic latex caulk (brown, cream or white)Spray adhesive (3M Super 77 works great!)

Cake postcard tutorial

Cardboard, kraft paper or scrapbook paper Instructions Cut sponge into wedge shape With a serrated knife, using a sawing motion, cut a sponge into two, cake wedge shapes. Cut a center groove into sponge Using an X-Acto or utility knife, cut a section of foam from the center of the sponge. Paint the sponge wedges in desired color. Trace the slice of cake When the sponge wedges are dry, trace around them on a piece of cardboard, kraft paper or colorful scrapbook paper. Spray glue the postcards to the solid, flat sides of the sponge wedges.

Using a caulking gun and your desired caulk, fill a plastic disposable piping bag with half of the caulk. Pipe the center of the cake. Distress Paint with Vaseline! Hey friends!

Distress Paint with Vaseline!

Thanks so much for all of your sweet comments and pins on our Mason Jar Planter Box we made our Meme. As promised I am back to share a quick, easy and of course cute paint method to get that perfect “shanty” finish! This is so simple and really fun to do! You will need two paints…. Polymer Clay Tutorials. DIY: Plastic Water Bottle Flowers. This video tutorial shows how to make beautiful and colorful flowers out of recycled plastic water bottles. You can use them with lights, vases, garlands and many other things. Craft Ideas / Better than the salt dough from last year? Clay 1/2 cup cornstarch 1 cup baking soda 3/4 cup water Bake at 175. Wreaths. Living Rich With CouponsLiving Rich With Coupons. Made By Marzipan. First we’ll cut the inner fabric pieces.

Made By Marzipan

This is what will show when your case is opened. All pieces will be cut to the same width: measure the Width of your device and add 1 inch. We’re going to cut three pieces.The first piece should be the Length of your device, + the Thickness of your device, + another 1/2 inch for seams.The second piece should measure the Length of your device, + a 1/2 inch for seams.The final piece should measure half the Length of your device, plus the Thickness of your device, + another 1/2 inch for seams. For an iPod Touch or newer iPhone, cut the pieces to 3.25 W x 5.75 L3.25 W x 5.25 L3.25 W x 4.0 L. DIY Faux Malachite Knobs. Personalized Candy Jars. Wall Jewelry. Just when you think you have an obsession beat, you go to the mailbox.

Wall Jewelry

I didn't find a ticket to the funny farm in there, but a stroll down Grandin Road, thus renewing a recurring obsession. A big wall in our living room needs art. There is art that I love on it right now -- long rectangular silk Lao textiles hanging from old wooden looms. We found these in Chiang Mai, Thailand years ago and so there is a story to them. As with many things in our home, looking at them reminds us of travels and people we met and places we've been.

So I may soon put the Lao textiles in a protection program, and now searching for something more indestructible. Craftee Saturdee Christmas Tree Topper Bow. This is one of the Big Tree Topper Bows I made this morning.

Craftee Saturdee Christmas Tree Topper Bow

I did a video, only to realize at the last minute, I didn't have sound. Lol. So I did pictures. Sometimes I like pictures better anyway, because you can look and see exactly what you are learning till you are comfortable with it. Heather Bullard: {DIY} Mason Jar Soap Dispenser. I made this Mason Jar Soap Dispenser to use on my potting bench.

Heather Bullard: {DIY} Mason Jar Soap Dispenser

I'm always needing to wash my hands after working in the garden and this sturdy jar should last me a lifetime of hand scrubbing. I think it would look just as great in a bath or kitchen and I thought some of you might want to make one too. Bow - Popular Holidays & Events Pins on Pinterest. How-To and DIY / cheap plastic beads, thin layer in pan. 400 degrees for about 20 min. When cool just invert, fall right out >> Pretty and easy! My Cottage Charm: How to Make a Hallway Sign. DIY / baseball. How to Make a Rag Rug tutorial. Happy Labor Day!

How to Make a Rag Rug tutorial

For a fun change of pace today, I have the cute girls from Everyday Art here to show us How to Make a Rag Rug tutorial. I love their super easy technique! This is definitely a great craft for fabric scraps. {don’t ya love scrap busters?} MMMMM Fried Marbles..... - JEWELRY AND TRINKETS. FREE Cash Envelope System Template. If you're new to Kelleigh Ratzlaff Designs, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed for updates in your favorite feed reader or by Email.

FREE Cash Envelope System Template

Don't forget to subscribe to my newsletter so you don't miss out on any great discounts on my templates! You can also follow me on Twitter and "Like" me on my Facebook Fan Page! Thanks for visiting! Update: I opened up an Etsy shop!! Go purchase your pre-made cash envelopes! As I’ve mentioned before, we went to the cash system endorsed by Dave Ramsey not too long ago. The idea behind using cash is that it hurts to hand over that $20 bill. Crafty Ideas / How to Tie a Perfect Bow. Ice Cube Candles.

Tutorials Gallery. How to Coat Photos in Wax. DIY Picture Tiles - You Will Never Buy a Photo Frame Again. Lately I’ve been having this huge urge to decorate the house.

DIY Picture Tiles - You Will Never Buy a Photo Frame Again

This is big news. I do not decorate. Arguably, one of the reasons why is because I. absolutely. hate. to. buy. mass. produced. decor. (Also, I can’t ever remember if pink and purple go together or not.) Home Decorating Ideas — TipJunkie Decorating. DIY Roman Shades &. Fashion Crafts - Martha Stewart Crafts by Technique. How to make a glow lantern. No-Sew Duct Tape Zipper Pouch.

Duct Tape No-Sew Tote. Diy and Crafts. Duct tape and Storage bag binder pencil pocket. You will need: One gallon sized slider style storage bag Duct tape in desired print or color Plastic cutting mat optional (helps to cut the duct tape) Ruler, marker, scissors Three-hole punch or regular hole punch 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Duct tape and Storage bag binder pencil pocket

DIY: Swing Shelf. So…as you can see this pregger mama has been quite busy with all sorts of DIY projects that will complete the room being shared by kiddo #1 and kiddo #2. This project was quick and easy, plus it turned out really cute and was theme-appropriate for my lil’ surfer boys. I was inspired by the adorable Swing Shelf from Pottery Barn Kids (no longer available…bummer dude!). So, what’s a girl to do? I had to make it!! Here is the Pottery Barn Kids version ($69.00): Fall/Autumn Wreaths Holiday Decor Custom Weddings by twoinspireyou. Paint chip calendar. Craftaholics Anonymous®

Happy Monday, Crafters! Holder for Charging Cell Phone (made from lotion bottle) How to Make Leaf Skeletons. DIY: fabric covered box · Sheepy Me. The latest outbreak of dog food and cat food contamination has shaken the confidence of pet owners the world over, but nowhere as much as in the United States where illness and reported deaths took its highest toll of family pets.

Now, in the aftermath of large scale pet food recalls, many are asking questions about the ingredients that they’ve always trusted to provide optimum health for their family pets. It comes as no real surprise now that many pet owners are choosing to make their own homegrown variety of pet nutrition. When made properly, it has to be a better option than all that imported stuff with unknown ingredients of suspicious composition and origin.

In fact, many say it’s not too difficult at all and fairly inexpensive to make. But, a number of experts caution that homemade diets won’t work for every pet or its owner. How to make a wedding pomander, kissing ball, or ornament with silk flowers. Sequin Eggs. DIY Key Hook. DIY Doily Lamp. Homemade Holidays: Crock Pot Candles. Growing up in my house, we always made our own holiday gifts. Make a Baseball Wristband. This photo originally appeared in FamilyFun Magazine Total Time 1 hour Ages school-age Lead off the season with this homemade hit: a stitched leather bracelet that'll complete your little slugger's uniform.

DIY Thread LED Tealight Cover. Dressier Dresser. The Idea Room: How to Make Leaf Skeletons.