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  • Spaghetti Skeleton
    Muscles and bones with skin all around for kids
    Now that Halloween is swiftly approaching, everyone who celebrates the holiday is decorating and deciding on what costumes they will wear for the day. Skeletons and bones themes are prevalent throughout this Halloween season. Many children are...
  • Easy & Inexpensive Do It Yourself Halloween Costumes
    Easy & Inexpensive Do It Yourself Halloween Costumes
    I do not sew. Yet, I love arts and crafts. I can make almost any costume my children ask for with a few safety pins and a lot of hot glue. As my children are getting older, my teenage daughter and I hand craft costumes to sell on eBay. Visit our...
  • Spooky lady
    You can make a black widow spider, with a web, using chenille stems
    Halloween is the time to tell scary stories. Some tales are true while others are legends. The female black widow spider, a creepy crawly creature, creates a web and kills the black male widow spider after mating. Then it wraps the male widow...
  • Home made gift basket
    Personalize your gifts with a home made gift basket or bag
    The holidays are coming and that means gifts and gift baskets and bags. Whether you want to make hostess gifts for your party or give one big gift basket to family and out-of-town-visitors, it is cost effective to make your own gift basket or bags...
  • The Best Rainbow Loom Designs
    The Best Rainbow Loom Designs
    These days, Rainbow Loom is the hottest trend. Choon Ng, created the Rainbow Loom in his basement as a family project in 2013 & it has become popular worldwide. Today, his company Rainbow Loom has sold over 8 million rainbow loom kits...
  • Crafts for kids - back-to-school edition
    Crafts for kids - back-to-school edition
    Fall is in the air and back-to-school has come and gone.Time to hang up the swimsuits and put away the sand toys, say so long to summer and welcome fall with open arms. With cooler weather upon us and more indoor play, it’s a great time to...
  • Loomey Time Rainbow Loom Watches
    Creativity at its best with Loomey Time Rainbow Loom Watches
    You might have noticed a change in the watch market, and how it is not only children who get excited about the creative part of making their own watch bracelets, adults are becomming increasingly excited as well. Since the introduction of the...
  • Darby Smart
    Online shops for crafters
    Thanks to the miracle of the internet, crafters are no longer bound to brick and mortar stores. There are so many online crafting supply stores now, but it can sometimes be a little overwhelming.Below are a few shops that provide a wide, but...
  • Learn to Knit
    Fall Crafts Classes in Spokane
    Fall is here and summer activities are winding down. There are a lot of reasons to take crafts classes, like making or spending time with friends, making gifts for the holidays and learning new skills. This fall check out several craft classes and...
  • Scrub
    How to make homemade coconut oil sugar scrub
    Do you love luxuriant store-bought sugar scrubs but want to skip out on the iffy added chemicals? You can make a sugar scrub in your own kitchen using items you can find in your local grocery store! This scrub moisturizes skin naturally with...
  • Calligraphy practice
    Craft trend: Calligraphy
    It seems as of late anything handwritten or done in calligraphy has been all over Pinterest. This particular craft trend may look intimidating, but is actually really attainable. Keep in mind that bad penmanship doesn't mean you will be bad at...
  • How to make a Bombe Glacee (no French required.)
    How to make a Bombe Glacee (no French required.)
    Bombe glacee, or simply bombe in English, is a layered frozen dessert made in half-circle molds. The end-result resembles a cannonball, hence the name. Different variations abound and this is only one of many recipes. It seems intimidating, but...
  • Glow in the dark jellyfish
    Glow in the dark jellyfish craft
    In the summertime we spend a lot of time outdoors and at the beach. The beach is often a favorite place for children to visit, not only because of the water but because of the sand. At the beach you can even encounter some of nature's coolest...
  • Egg Carton
    'Egg-cellent' ideas for recycling egg cartons
    Most of us buy eggs which means we ended up with empty cartons. If these are of the cardboard variety there are many ways to avoid throwing them in the trash.If you live in an area that offers recycling, the cartons can be placed in your recycling...
  • Beach holiday craft: How to make simple sand candles
    Beach holiday craft: How to make simple sand candles
    Vacation beach holidays are family favorites, as the whole crew takes a trip to enjoy warm-weather fun by the seashore or any of the region’s lakes. Still, kids may enjoy simple beach crafts, creating take home souvenirs from the excursion...