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How to turn "water" into marbles. Crafts & DIY. General crafts. Kids. How to Make Paper Pencils (tutorial) Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Crafty - 27 Pics. 43 DIY Ways To Add Some Much-Needed Sparkle To Your Life. Creative Carmella: Toilet Paper Roll Painting.....A DIY project. Skruben: How To: Self-Watering Seed Starter Pots. Mod Podge Family Monogram – A Little Moore. Hello readers and Pinterest fans!!

Mod Podge Family Monogram – A Little Moore

My blog has moved from here to All new updates, tutorials and crafts can be found there! Things to make for Kingston House. Freshen Up Your Home! Make Your Own Homemade Deodorizing Disks. This post is brought to you by Amazon where you can get deals on household cleaners!

Freshen Up Your Home! Make Your Own Homemade Deodorizing Disks

I recently had someone ask me via the One Good Thing By Jillee Facebook page how they could get rid of the smell eminating from their trash compactor. It wasn’t long after that I came across an idea for deodorizing DIAPER PAIL DISKS at Diapers, Dirt, Donuts, Doodling and Digital that I thought was so smart! I figured if these dandy disks could help with the smell in a container full of dirty diapers…it could certainly help with the trash compactor(or trashcan.) These would also work well behind a toilet, under a sink, or anywhere that could use a little freshening. Art Nest - home made play dough - home made play dough project.

Presort Laundry. By Just Heather | The laundry is my most dreaded chore.

Presort Laundry

The piles just seem to grow and grow, no matter how much I think I’m getting caught up. Can you ever really get caught up on this never-ending chore? I’ve decided the laundry room is actually at the root of my organization problems. Dirty clothes pile up, stained clothes wait for a miracle, and clean clothes have no where to go. I need some serious laundry help. DIY Clothes-Folding Board. Modern Day Disney Princesses Part 2: Prom Edition. We’ve recently just blogged about some modern interpretations of Disney princesses style.

Modern Day Disney Princesses Part 2: Prom Edition

But, we couldn’t help doing a sequel when we saw these beautiful illustrations on the Topshop Facebook page having the same Disney princesses concept. The illustrations featured stylized princesses and villains — even capturing the female essence of male villains’ style like that of Gaston’s and Hades’. The princesses are styled very sweet and ethereal whilst the villains are given the down right fierce looks. Art genius: Nine-year-old painter tipped for greatness after buyers from across the world snap up his work. Only started painting lessons in 2008Work bought by international collectors for tens of thousands of poundsPaints three pictures a weekProud mum has written book about his prodigal success By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 13:59 GMT, 12 July 2012 | Updated: 20:04 GMT, 12 July 2012 Nine-year-old Kieron Williamson's latest set of paintings sold within minutes fetching £250,000.

Art genius: Nine-year-old painter tipped for greatness after buyers from across the world snap up his work

A nine-year-old art genius nicknamed 'Mini Monet' is about to become a millionaire after selling his latest collection of 24 paintings for £250,000. Kieron Williamson, from Norfolk, had his landscape pictures snapped up by telephone and internet buyers from around the world in just 15 minutes during a recent sale. The youngster only started painting during a family trip to Devon and Cornwall in 2008 - before then he had just coloured in dinosaurs his parents had drawn for him. But since then he has become an international art sensation with some of his pieces being bought for tens of thousands of pounds. Geeky Tech News - Cool Gadgets and Designs. What you’re seeing is made entirely of LEGO. No pieces have been altered (painted or otherwise), no foreign materials were used (wood, glue, paint or otherwise) and no photo retouching aside from slight contrast and colour correction and the background.

The incredible abandoned Victorian mansion above was the creation of artist Mike Doyle and it took him over 600 hours to complete. It’s spooky, haunting and all kinds of amazing. A truly innovative creation of LEGO art. The Sifter salutes you Mr. Gallery - NAGAI HIDEYUKI ART. How-my-drawings-have-impoved-since-I-was-13-to-22.jpg (JPEG Image, 1024×2339 pixels) - Scaled (25%) His "graphic card" must have a lot of memory! ~ Planet Viral. How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color. We love using chalkboards as backdrops for displays and parties (like this one here!).

How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color

So we were super excited to learn that you can create your own custom colors-and it's really easy! We first learned how from Martha Stewart whose tutorial you can read here. Made {diy chalkboard necklace} Whirl-it&lampshade - Whirl-it lampshade - free DIY tutorial. We really needed a new lamp, and we´ve planned to make one for months.

Whirl-it&lampshade - Whirl-it lampshade - free DIY tutorial

This week we finally got around to it. It takes a bit of different materials, but it´s really easy when you´ve started. We recommend making it outdoors, as it gets quite messy. The result is pretty neat, especially at night when the threads cast shadow on the walls. Water Balloon Luminaries. A fun and easy project with a beautiful payoff.

Water Balloon Luminaries

Learn how to make these Balloon Luminaries. You will need: High-Melt Paraffin Wax (IGI 1260)Party BalloonsDouble BoilerCookie Sheet Instructions: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. DIY Solar-Powered Mason Jar LuminariesOne Good Thing by Jillee. This is one of those ideas that seemed like a really simple one UNTIL I started working on it.

DIY Solar-Powered Mason Jar LuminariesOne Good Thing by Jillee

It actually turned out to be a bit harder than I anticipated…but in the end I was very happy with the results. So I hope you will hang in with me while I attempt to show you how to make one of these fun mason jar luminaries. I’ve been wanting to do something like this all summer long. Just haven’t found the time. But when I saw these solar garden lights on clearance for .97 cents each, I couldn’t resist. Make-your-own "Lava" Lamp. I'm embarrassed to even admit how much time I've spent on Pinterest this summer.

Make-your-own "Lava" Lamp

I always plan on just looking for a few cool ideas after the kids go to bed, but the next thing I know, it's 2 a.m. and my mind is spinning with all my new "pins" and the fun I'll have with them. The downside is that the kids have to deal with a tired mommy the next day, but the upside is that I find cool ideas like THIS Lava Lamp. As soon as I saw it, I knew it would make it onto our Summer must do list. I suspected my kids would get a kick out of it and they did! Here's how we did it: 1. 2. ** NOTE ** We liked watching the water layer "sink" to the bottom, but we had to wait awhile for the bubbles to disappear for the next step. 3. 4. 5. 4. "Home Made Lava Lamp"

Here's a recipe to keep your kids entertained on a rainy afternoon: You will need: A clear plastic bottle, (we used 1 liter, but you could use any clear drink bottle.) Water Oil Food coloring Alkaseltzer Tablets Fill the bottle just over 1/2 full with vegetable oil, then fill the rest of the way with water, leaving an inch of room at the top. This kept both kids quite entertained for the afternoon. Make Your Own Rainbow Crayons. These handmade Rainbow Crayons are a fabulous and easy craft to make for your kids that they will absolutely love! This is also a creative and fun way to reuse all your broken crayon pieces that collect at the bottom of the bin. This DIY is so easy—it only takes minutes—and the result is very beautiful. The clunky shape is perfect for toddler hands, making it easy for your little to draw and to stack the stubby crayons. Try this indoor activity with you little ones. Crayon Hearts.

Mandy's Krafty Exploits: Lined Canvas Diaper Box. You can find almost anything on Pinterest…it’s true. Upon wasting my time searching the other day, I found a fantastic tutorial on upcycling diaper boxes. Clever Ideas to Make Life Easier. Here are clever ideas to make life easier. To see the complete list of 25 go here. Craft Inspirations and DIY. Below you will see how to make:Personalized Hand SanitizersStoring your BootsWrapped LettersShredded T-ShirtChristmas Photo TagsPhotos on MetalPhotos on WoodRemovable Snap On & Off Lace ShortsDinner Menu BoardStamped Coasters from Bathroom Tiles Photo Magnets from Glass Gems or MarblesSticky Notes Clipboard from CoastersJewelry Holder out of FrameQuick Poodle Skirt Personalized Hand Sanitizers.

Love To-Go - happy little things: DIY: Hanging candles. Crafting.