Faux Wood Pallet Art

Faux Wood Pallet Art

Faux Wood Pallet Art | Pallet art without wood? That is exactly what I was thinking when we received the Make It: Fun® design theme for October. I very much enjoy the natural element of using real wood for projects and it never has crossed my mind to work with anything else. Our pile of scrap wood Continue reading

                  
How to Make Patio Paver Planters

How to Make Patio Paver Planters

 I have a slight obsession with flowers this time of year. The minute the stores open up their garden section I am beyond giddy with excitement. Not only do I enjoy overfilling our flower beds and gardens; but any little nook and cranny I can stick a container pot, I do! I have gone through my fair Continue reading

                  
Stenciled IKEA Memo Board | Magnetic PECS Schedule – Communication Board

Stenciled IKEA Memo Board | Magnetic PECS Schedule – Communication Board

According to all of our house guests, under the age of ten, CJ's indoor sensory playroom would be voted the coolest room in our home - hands down. Though while it appears to many as little slice of childhood heaven - to us it plays a bigger, more important, role in many areas of development for our Continue reading

                  
Make Your Own Quick Change Wooden Shim Picture Frame

Make Your Own Quick Change Wooden Shim Picture Frame

A couple of weeks ago I was contacted by DecoArt to see if I would be willing to contribute a project to their new catalog. I'm of course a fan {previous DecoArt projects} so I got to work and put together this Quick Change Wooden Shim Picture Frame.  I have worked with wooden shims in the Continue reading

                  

Antiqued Skeleton Bones – Using Acrylic Paints

Happy Friday my friends - Just one last spooky project to share before the tricks and treats begin. One of the projects on my fall to-do was a set of the popular glitter skeleton parts see around this year. I really thought it would be a fun project to get my little helper to help me with, though Continue reading

                  

Use Printed Fabric to Make Decoupaged Decorative Glass Plates {with Printable Halloween Images}

Hope everyone had a wonderful weekend! We are preparing for a festive get together for my little guy and are in full Halloween mode. It's really fun getting into the spooky spirit as even though this time of year is one of my favorites - I normally do not get that much into Halloween decor. So I'm Continue reading

                  
No Sew Painter’s Tape Stenciled Pillows {ScotchBlue Painting Party & Giveaway}

No Sew Painter’s Tape Stenciled Pillows {ScotchBlue Painting Party & Giveaway}

Hope everyone is having a wonderful week so far! Today I not only have a useful weekly giveaway for you, but I'm thrilled to be sharing a project created for the ScotchBlue™ Painting Party.ScotchBlue™ has rounded up a selected group of bloggers to showcase some creative projects using ScotchBlue™ Continue reading

                  

Distressed White Washed TerraCotta Pots

While the white mineral deposits that form on the outside of terracotta may not be the best thing for your plants - I happen to love the worn aged look it adds to the pots. Terracotta pots are rather inexpensive, especially compared to some of the other flower pots out there, however I am not really Continue reading

                  

Mini Mushrooms & Pennant Banners – Accessories for Plants and Terrariums

Clay is one of my favorite crafting mediums to work with. It can almost instantly take the shape of any creative idea brewing in your crafty little mind. There is just something so youthful and fun about playing with clay too - no matter how old you may be.Since I have been on a little succulent and Continue reading

                  
Wooden Shim Interchangeable Picture Frame {custom family silhouette printable}

Wooden Shim Interchangeable Picture Frame {custom family silhouette printable}

I have had some wooden shims left over from the custom natural wall art piece I did awhile ago and thought I would put them to good use. Even though shims are not top quality pieces of wood I love the grains, textures and variety of colors that you can find in each inexpensive pack.If you have done Continue reading

                  

Make Your Own Printed Fabric Photo Canvas {Easy Father’s Day Gift}

Going through our photos, I have so many simple shots that can instantly take me back to the exact day they were taken and make me smile. It's not necessarily the photo itself {as most of them are not top printable quality} it's the feeling I get of remembering what transpired that day to make it Continue reading