Watch this video and learn how to emboss a colorful gourd. Gourd crafts make great gifts, as well as unique centerpieces or home decor. Who would have thought you could have so much fun with this funky veggie?
Marja demonstrates how to create personalized paper and foam dolls with a touch of recycling. This craft project might bring you back to cherished childhood memories.
If you don't know how to knit or crochet, you can still make crafts using yarn! Use your homemade cardboard loom and make yarn fringe with this simple video tutorial. Yarn fringe can be used to embellish anything!
Once you've made your cardboard loom, you can use it to make pom poms from scrap yarn! This is a great way to use up leftover yarn, and pom poms make great embellishments for any project.
Learn how to sew a Christmas stocking and then use this free printable template and video from Teres Whitney to learn how to add a crown cuff to a stocking for a decorative touch.
Susan Pickering Rothamel walks you through some of the over 100 projects in her new, best selling how-to book, The Encyclopedia of Greeting Card Tools & Techniques.
Using these gourd craft ideas, ordinary candle wax, and permanent mousse hair dye, you can transform a dried gourd into a beautiful and practical bowl. The rim is stitched with natural shell coins giving this unique bowl a hint of elegance. It's the perfect project for the beginning gourd artist!
Make a loom from cardboard using this simple, thrifty video tutorial from Carolyn Wainscott, and you can make yarn fringe in any size. This tutorial shows you how to save money by making your loom from cardboard you already have at home.
This is a quickie, 10 minute, how-to for drawing basic henna style designs, using basic elements to build up to a fancy, floral design. I am showing you how to draw pen/ink/paper to practice henna style in this video.
These image transfer methods are made much clearer with a video tutorial from Maureen Wilson. Watch and see how she creates beautiful home and yard decor using image transfers.