Category Archives: Crafty Crafts

Spooky Creatures from Milk Jugs

Last Saturday my partner-in-crime Carissa and I began our second set of art camps for Northwest Behavioral Associates. (See the first project here!) The primary medium we worked with was acrylic paint, and we used empty milk jugs to create … Continue reading

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Art with Leaves

This is how I spent my time on Saturday. I love nature walks and I always want to collect the treasures that litter the forest floor. Thanks to theĀ  power of Pinterest, I found an excuse to do just that! … Continue reading

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Creature Creations!

There is nothing like starting a new adventure, and definitely nothing like starting a new adventure with a new friend. That is exactly what I have had the privilege of doing this past month as I started an art camp … Continue reading

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Recent weeks in pictures

It’s been a while since I posted any updates about life in general. I noticed I had a lot of pictures floating around on my phone and camera, so why not let them tell the story of what I’ve been … Continue reading

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Making a Filing Cabinet Less Boring

  A while back I curated a short list of cool bookish crafts. I’ve had some unexpected free time lately, so I decided to finally try one of them out! And you can too, because I shall provide you with … Continue reading

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How to Make a Hummingbird Feeder

I love birds! I have three bird feeders up on my back porch, and I get to enjoy watching chickadees and finches all day long. But on three separate occasions in the past couple of weeks I have seen something … Continue reading

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Cut up my books?!

What would you say if I told you to cut up your books? Yeah, I would say that too. Now go wash your mouth out with soap. What I really meant was- what would you say if I told you … Continue reading

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Teacup Candles!

I made these as Christmas gifts for all of my grandmas (there are 4 of them now that I’m married!) and they were a hit. I think. They were pretty easy, very inexpensive, and they turn out so pretty that … Continue reading

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Pine Cone Mobiles

I can’t quite justify breaking out the Christmas decorations yet (that’s saved until the day after Thanksgiving), but I can still make some cute decorations that fit the season. I visited Michael’s the other day and came away with 3 … Continue reading

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