My Workbasket Sometimes Life is Crafty: Sometimes Life is Messy

Stylized Portrait of Blu- by Alicia from My Workbasket 0

More Gouache Painting!

I did some painting last week and wanted to take a minute to share it. Art is tricky for me. The style I can actually create doesn’t line up with what I wish I...

A fun, simple project that you can make with basic supplies! Includes full tutorial! From My Workbasket 0

Fun and Easy 3D Paper Flower Craft

Do you ever feel like it’s hard to craft because you don’t have enough stuff?? It’s SO easy nowadays! Last weekend I went to the craft store and bought a few things. One fun...

The four ingredients needed to make your own laundry soap. -- My Workbasket 0

How To Make Laundry Soap

I’ve been making our laundry soap for years. YEARRRSSSSS. I remember once my son saw laundry soap at the store and didn’t know what it was, and it blew his mind that people buy...

A close-up of the kind dolls face- My Workbasket 8

Savage Mill- Part 2- Antiques !

I told you yesterday all the details about the Yarn Party, but today let me tell you about the other fun I had at Savage Mill!! Besides the Great Room where the Yarn Party...

Beautiful, colorful, large roving braids from Needleclicks Etc 0

Homespun Yarn Party 2018

Last weekend it was a quilt show and this weekend a fiber festival! I’m very lucky to live in a place where stuff like this happens fairly frequently. The best part of this festival,...

Two Rows down, many many left to do. 2

I’m doing Latch Hook!

I was a crafty child, I’ve mentioned that before. I remember doing some things successfully and some things poorly, and I remember a LOT of giving up and unfinished projects. A LOT. One project/craft...

Just chatting about life, crafts, and other things over coffee! My Workbasket 2

Goals, Time Management, and Surprising Kids

You guys, I am SO bad at time management and getting stuff done. I have serious time management problems. I can easily spend time making lists, planning, creating a system, but when it comes...