Archives for August 18, 2010

Crushed Shell Star Ornament {No.4}

Crushed Shell Star Ornament {No.4}

Crushed Shell Star Ornament {Ornament Number Four}Materials Needed:Wooden Cut Out Shape Crushed Shells {or Dyed Rice} Ribbon Start with a wooden cut out shape. These can be found at your local craft store for about 25 cents a piece and come in a variety of designs. Using a hand drill, drill a Continue reading

                  
Recycled Book Page Flower Ornament {No.3}

Recycled Book Page Flower Ornament {No.3}

Recycled Book Page Flower Ornament {Ornament Number Three}Materials Needed:Clean Metal Jar Lid Book Pages or Scrapbooking Paper Ribbon Your Choice of Embellishments {Glitter/Clear Glass Vase Gem} Begin with a clean metal jar lid. {The lid I used measured 2 1/2 inches in diameter however any Continue reading

                  
Recycled Book Page Bird Ornament {No.2}

Recycled Book Page Bird Ornament {No.2}

Recycled Book Page Bird Ornament {Ornament Number Two} Materials Needed: Book Pages or Scrapbook Paper Small Stick Twine or Ribbon Your Choice of Embellishments {Tim Holtz Ink/Glitter} Begin by printing out the bird template found {here}. I did not make a template for the wing; however it Continue reading

                  
Accordion Fold Book Page Ornament {No.1}

Accordion Fold Book Page Ornament {No.1}

Accordion Fold Book Page Ornament {Ornament Number One}Materials Needed:Card Stock Book Pages or Scrapbooking Paper Ribbon Your Choice of Embellishments Laying a sheet of cardstock horizontal, cut two 2 inch strips and fold each strip 'accordion' style. From recycled book pages {or Continue reading

                  

Santa’s Coming a Little Early This Year! {4 Days of Handmade Ornaments}

I have something very exciting coming up for you allNext Mondaythat I can hardly wait to share!Let's just say Santa will be coming a little early for one lucky reader this year!To 'Countdown' Santa's ArrivalI will be posting a total ofTwenty Handmade Ornamentsover the nextFOUR Days!Twenty simple, Continue reading