I think this looks like a lot of fun. Love all the bright colors. With just a few scraps of fabric and beads you can create some wonderful beads.
Here is a fun art project for you and kids from Thistle Woods Farm. I have everything in my stash, but the dollar store bird. So can you guess where I am heading today? Hope my dollar store has them, if not Michael’s is just down the road. Portlandia fans “Put a bird on it.”
I don’t know about you, but I often like to change things around. I am always moving furniture. I figure if you have to vacuum under it you might as well change the layout. I must admit this drives my husband a bit crazy, but after 21 years he has learned to live with it. And I have learned to mark electrical wires really well so I don’t have husband wondering why the computer won’t turn on. Today I found a website with 31 Easy DIY Upgrades. Some really easy things to do that will give your home a face lift. Here are a few that caught my eye:
I keep a weekly calendar of who needs to be where and of course it is posted on the refrigerator. Today I came across this idea from Show and Tell U to decoupage a paint stick and add magnets. I really like the idea.
I came across these fantastic bowls made out of recycled egg cartons and that is what started my train of thought for today’s post. You can find the instructions for the bowls at Sew Beastly.
Turn junk mail into flower art, just follow the instructions at Grow Creative.I don’t know about you, but I have bought t-shirts just for the artwork. Then didn’t know what to do with them because I don’t wear t-shirts. Love this idea from Trashy Crafter. You can staple, pin, or glue a t-shirt around an art canvas.Here is another way to use junk mail by Crafty Foxes.