Entries Tagged as 'crafty'

Candles

February 28th, 2011 · No Comments · crafty, fun with kids

Here are some pictures from daddy daycare day a few weeks ago. We bought some beeswax sheets and made candles. The kiddos enjoyed pretending it was their birthdays and blowing out the candles. And a very grateful shout out to Pioneer Woman for explaining why my photos look bad on the web. Thanks to her [...]

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Paper dragon tutorial and template

February 12th, 2011 · 3 Comments · crafty

As promised, here is the tutorial for making the paper dragon from the last post. I made this one morning with V and loved the way it turned out. The idea originally came from Martha Stewart, but I also looked at the ones sold in Chinatown and made my own version and template (below). You [...]

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When life hands you a pink hello kitty purse

November 9th, 2010 · No Comments · crafty

Make a felt pony applique instead.This is one of those make-do projects. I drew a horse literally on the back of an envelope. Added felt pieces for the mane, a bead for the eyes, and yarn for the tail. Sewed it on to the purse. You can see the outline of the kitty that, uhm, [...]

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O in pebble vest

November 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · crafty

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