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Hand Coloring Photos

Use this technique for coloring black and white photos. It's a great way to personally enhance images for your next scrapbook or photo project.

How to Shrink Plastic

How to Shrink Plastic Follow this technique from Heidi Borchers of Inspired at Home to shrink plastic for jewelry and other projects. Remember that any #6 plastic containers, such as most berry containers picked up at the supermarket, can be decorated and shrunk this way.

 

How to Use Paper Clay

Paper clay, also called air-dry clay, is easy to work with and is a great addition to any craft supply list. Use paper clay to mold, paint on it or create an embellishment for a scrapbook or journal.

Glue Gun Tips

Check out our list of the top 12 tips for using a glue gun while you craft. They will help you maximize the benefit of your glue gun and stay safe.

Incorporate Glitter Into Your Crafts

Glitter is a great way to add some extra sparkle and pizzazz to any paper art project from a scrapbook page to a greeting card to a collage.

Basket Weaving Glossary

If you are interested in making your own baskets, you will need to know the terms used in basket weaving projects. Use this basket weaving glossary as a resource when learning basket weaving.

Mesh, Weave and Fibrous Papers

Here are some tips on working with mesh, weave and fibrous papers. Dont be intimidated by the uniqueness of heavily fibered papers and meshes. Experiment, rip, tear, cut, fold, crease, distress and have some fun.

Dry Embossing Techniques

Dry Embossing is used to raise a surface with templates/stencils. Achieve an elegant and sophisticated look with just a little effort, light, and a stylus.

Tissue Paper Tie Dye Project

Tissue Paper Tie Dye Project Add color to your paper and fabric using this Tissue Paper Tie Dye Project. Mix and match colors to create your own "bleeding art". Tissue techniques are available here for fabric and paper coloring.

 

How to Weave Without Special Equipment

Woven Bag You can create woven pieces without purchasing a loom or other special equipment. Use this tutorial to weave with an old wood picture frame and nails.

 

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