Such Pretty Things I have such a treat for you all today...an interview with Christina Strutt, of Cabbage and Roses fame! Her newest book, Living Life Beautifully, has just been released by CICO Books and I was thrilled to have the chance to ask her a few questions... Q. Marcapáginas de mounstruo This project comes to you at the request of Twitterer @GCcapitalM. I used to believe that a person could never have too many books, or too many bookmarks. Then I moved into an apartment slightly larger than some people’s closets (and much smaller than many people’s garages) and all these beliefs got turned on their naïeve little heads. But what a person can always look for more of is really cool unique bookmarks.
Suzy's Artsy Craftsy Sitcom: Feature Friday- Faux Metal Wall Art Looking for the Faux Metal Wall Art? Since this project was originally published on The Sitcom in December 2010, it has been my most popular project by far. Who knew that a bunch of toilet paper tubes and an idea would become so big? You can now find the full tutorial and FREE patterns on Suzys Artsy Craftsy Sitcom here: Faux Metal Wall Art Marbled Paper You can use this paper to decorate notebooks, cover canisters or for making Gift cards and matching gift wrap. What you need 5 Pints ( 10 cups) Cold Water Shallow Baking Pan Oil Paints Turpentine Brown Wrapping paper or Paper Bags or A4 paper Instructions Place water into shallow pan.
Experiences avec vidéos We Were Blown Away “I just tried this with my 4 and 6 year old. We were blown away. I can't believe I have never tried this before. I will use this with my first graders this year.” – Review by Angela Francis (Posted on 7/9/10) Dry erase board in Crafts for decorating and home decor On several occasions, the dual-use projects are the ones we encourage when doing crafts. As such this framework covered with fabric that will decorate our wall and simultaneously serve as a board to remember us our ideas or tasks. We will need: Picture frame with glass (Ribba frame from IKEA is a good option) Fabric scraps Heavy duty tape Dry erase markers Open the frame and remove everything on it. Put the scraps very tightly over the wood or cardboard and fix them with the tape.
Prest From preschool to secondary PREST is a training and pedagogical development center for the teaching and the promotion of science and technology for both elementary and secondary education. It draws on expertise gathered in the field over the last decade. It offers a coherent and engaging scientific education project, which is adapted for the regular program as well as the special education program. To do this, PREST offers a variety of learning situations, ranging from preschool to high school. Through experimentation, observation, inquiry and debate, students structure and refine their understanding of scientific and technological phenomena that surround them. Neck tie School Bag Got lots of neck ties lying around? Use them to make this unique bag! What you need Okay, you'll need a bunch of ties. Mine are all paisleys.
Unraveling a letter in Craft ideas for original gifts and presents Here’s a fun idea for sending a message to someone you love… stamp it: writing a letter that needs to be unraveled to be read. This could work for any occasion... weddings, birthdays, just because... What do we need? Copper Ring Tutorial The ring I made before went well so I wanted to play around with that some more. Here I have a gauge 22 and 18 wire. The smaller the number the thicker the wire.
Wednesday’s Wowzers: 3 Dozen Flower Tutorials Wednesday's Wowzers is a little late today, but I have a surprise for you: As I was blog surfing this week, I noticed a common theme: Flowers! I was seriously amazed at all of the many flower variations out there. Is there anything we can't turn into a flower?! I found 36 flower tutorials that I think you might like. Some are new, some are old, and I found a whole new bunch of creative blogs out there. Valentine's Day Crafts Follow this blog with bloglovin Fall Crafts Name Place Card
A Book & A Craft: "Funnybones" and a Life-Size Paper Skeleton - The Crafty Crow Today's guest blogger is Kate from Mini-eco and she is sharing a life-size paper skeleton to go with one of her favorite books, Funnybones! My favorite kids books are Funny Bones by Janet Ahlberg and the Meg and Mog series by Helen Nicoll and Jan Pienkowski. I remember these books so fondly from my own childhood. I think it's the bright and simple illustrations that really make them so memorable.