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Wall decoration ideas may seem complicated (and costly), but this Precious Embossed Decorative Clock really breaks the mold. Use clay and paint to create a one-of-a-kid design that really stands out from the crowd. The three-dimensional look makes this project unlike other home decor crafts. Hang this homemade clock in a bedroom or living room - it's a stylish and fun way to keep track of time. This is also a great housewarming gift idea for a new homeowner - they'll love looking up on the wall and seeing your meaningful handmade gift every single day.
Take an ordinary clay pot and turn it into something beautiful with Mod Podge Collage Clay. This Faux Cement Clay Planter is a great home accent piece and can be displayed both indoors and out. Made using molds, clays, and melts, this is a great project for expressing your creativity. Make it as a gift for a loved one or craft your own pot to hold an indoor plant. This project is a great challenge for anyone looking to spice up their home decor...and with its simple boarder and soft color palette, it can be a subtle yet eye-catching addition to your indoor or outdoor decor scheme.
Do you struggle finding the perfect purse pattern? Worry no more! With our collection of 18 Free Sewing Patterns for Purses and Bags, you'll find all kinds of purse patterns that are perfect for every level of sewist.
Add an unexpected element you your traditional Halloween decor with a pair of Boo-tiful Painted Halloween Canvases. Used mixed media techniques to create one of a kind pieces you can display all year. This isn't your standard DIY wall decor - you'll need everything from stencils to book paper, and that's just the beginning. Mixed media allows you to try new things and think outside the box, so be sure to take advantage. These canvases look great on any wall, so be sure to display them in a highly spot. When trick or treaters arrive, they'll be captivated by the pretty canvas and won't want to head back out.
Jennifer Priest is an award-winning crafts designer, consultant, creativity evangelist and founder of Hydrangea Hippo. Known for her appealing style and keeping it real approach to every craft endeavor, Jennifer works with a variety of craft product manufacturers as a freelance artist and as a business consultant, with a specialty in online marketing. For Jennifer, it is important that craft projects be functional, practical, and easy to create. In the beginning, there was jewelry, beading, sewing, home decor, painting, basket weaving, pottery, and cross-stitch Jennifer was eager to try and learn it all and she still has this no-fear approach to new media and techniques.
If you're hosting a Halloween, autumn or Thanksgiving feast, be sure to have your kids make a few Cardstock Pumpkin Place Cards. Fall kids crafts are a great way to transition into a new season. You only need a few cheap supplies to complete this craft, so make a bunch and place them around the dinner table. This is a fun and easy way to turn a boring meal into an exciting event. Plus, paper crafts for kids are easy to complete, so you won't have to help them with each and every step. Whether you're celebrating Halloween or want to wait until Thanksgiving, there's no bad time to make these adorable place cards.
Easy crafts for kids can make Thanksgiving so much more fun. While the adults cook in the kitchen, kids can lay out the supplies for this Quick Paint Stick Table Runner and get to work. Use common household items for the cheap project and discover how easy it is to create quick and easy projects. If you're looking for fun Thanksgiving craft ideas to keep thinking creatively, this is the perfect project. Turn off the television and power down the screens - now is the time to celebrate togetherness and come together for the ultimate Thanksgiving meal.
I recently received an assortment of paint, sprays, and mixed media art supplies from DecoArt. Id heard about their new Media line and briefly saw it in action at the CHA Paper Arts Show in Atlanta this July. With so many art supplies available for artists, it might not seem to make sense for a craft paint company like DecoArt to enter that market. Considering the number of crafters who are venturing into art journaling, mixed media, and even portrait painting, DecoArts Media line provides a great crossover from craft to art. I know first hand how intimidating it can be going into an art store for the first time and not knowing what I was looking at or looking for.
You may scream with delight when you see these adorable Spooky Bottle Cap Monsters! Made using only a few simple materials, these mini monsters are great for embellishing other Halloween projects or turning into magnets for your fridge. This is a great project for kids and something fun and easy to do during a blistery afternoon. With Halloween quickly approaching, this is one fun last-minute craft idea that's sure to please little hands and big ones alike!
Showcase a picture of your little ghosts and goules inside this cute Boo! Halloween Frame. Embellished with creepy crawlies, this Halloween frame is great for showing off your favorite costumes! With some go-to craft supplies and a few Halloween toys, you can make a spooktacular frame that you'll be proud to have on display in your home.
Beautify your home on the cheap with this Upcycled Floral Mirror craft project. All you need is a framed mirror, Krylon spray paint, and silk flowers to create this amazing look. Completely change the look of an old mirror in no time at all with this free craft project.
If your kitchen could use extra storage, take a cue from this Kitchen Storage Cabinet Makeover. You don't need to break the bank to create a stylish and functional kitchen space. Use Krylon spray paint to match your home and paint simple kitchen utensils for an added cute factor.
Turn something old into something cute for a little girl's room with the Thrifty Princess Chandelier project! Using bright and fun Krylon spray paints, you can create a whimsical and functional piece. If your little girl loves princesses she will love this addition to her castle!
Create a modern and festive piece of wall decor with the Holiday Subway Wall Art Project. Using Krylon spray paint and stickers, you can create your own subway style artwork to bring in the Christmas spirit. This free tutorial will help you learn how to spray paint with ease and you will love the result. Make several of these pieces to give as gifts this year - your friends are sure to love them!
Learn how to spray paint a bicycle with this free tutorial for the Black Cherry Bike Makeover. Take a boy bike and make it girly or vice versa! All you have to do is pick the Krylon spray paint that suits your needs and your child will have the bike of their dreams in no time.
Do you have an old battery-powered John Deere tractor that needs a new paint job? Well, this John Deere Tractor for Tots is a great tutorial for taking an old children's toy and making it like new again. In three simple steps, your little farmhand can be riding around the yard in style, showing off his brand new John Deere tractor! This is a simple and straight-forward tutorial that's great for moms who are on the hunt for that special garage sale find! With this simple tutorial, you can learn how transform your tractor into a toy that looks brand new!
In an hour or less, you can create a Super Sweet Valentine's Day Candy Tower to display in your home. Valentine's Day decorations are a fun way to get excited for the holiday and show your appreciation for the season. Whether you have a sweetie or plan to have a "Galentine's Day" celebration with your favorite ladies, you'll have a ball creating Valentine's Day crafts. Recycle an old paper towel roll and dig into your stash of cardboard, ribbon and construction paper to complete this design. Before you know it, you'll have a fun item that you can display all month long.
Designers can use this simple Styrofoam Head Stand to display their projects at art fairs and shops. Thrifty and budget-friendly, this Styrofoam Head Stand is lightweight and simple to make. If you're feeling extra crafty, you can even decoupage over the Styrofoam head to make it more visually appealing. Displays like this make photographing your projects much easier, since you can easily see what your piece would look like being worn by someone else.
The Simple Summer Centerpiece is the simplest solution for table decor that can be easily rearranged to fit the occasion or the mood. By spray painting the flower pot with white Krylon paint, you will create a pot that is not limited to just one season or event. Add different flowers, real or silk, to this pot and enjoy your summer table decor.
If you're a momma who's okay letting your baby grow up to be a cowboy, you're going to love this adorable Cowboy-in-Training Rocking Horse. Rehashed with brighter and stronger colors, this horse is one that any little cowboy would be proud to ride around town! If you're feeling extra creative, you could even make this horse perfect for a little cowgirl...or let your kids be creative and decorate the rocking horse themselves. No matter how you decide to use it, this horse is sure to please little girls and boys alike!
If you have a wall just begging for some new decorations, try this Floating Frame Arrangement. Made with a variety of frames (mixed and unmatching frames are okay!), this is a fun way to showcase all your favorite photos! This is a great arrangement for above a TV or along a staircase. You can even use it on an accent wall to help draw attention to something specific. Stock up on budget-friendly frames and create this awesome Floating Frame Arrangement today.
Does your truck or car need a fresh coat of paint? Introducing the Dark Stormy Truck Upgrade! Use Krylon spray paint to take your truck to the next level of cool. Learn how to paint a truck by following this free tutorial and you'll be cruising in your pimped out truck in no time.
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