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!
Drying out gourds and learning how to clean gourds are two essential things to learn before you begin crafting with gourds. Watch this informative video tutorial on how to prepare your gourds for crafts, and you'll be well on your way to making gorgeous things from recycled gourds!
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.
Bethany demonstrates how to create an interactive board book for kids full of zoo animals. Kids can find clues, lift flaps and move animals around the board book. Sealed pages will last for years.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.