June Projects- Four Finished Crochet Projects

Craft Projects

I haven’t been sharing a lot of crafty stuff, but I have been doing some! I’m working on a new crochet scarf pattern that I’m excited about. I also got some new yarn for Mother’s Day (two large Caron Cakes) and made a poncho from it. Remeber when I said that I like to make […]

June 25, 2018

Easy to Make Simple Cards

Craft Projects, Crafts

When I recently got some new gelatos I knew I would be using them for all kinds of things. I saw a pack of simple “Thanks” cards in the value section at Michaels and one craft practically designed itself. I knew I would use the gelatos to take the simple plain cards and spice them […]

May 16, 2018

Weaving Fun Bowls with Yarn & Fiber

Craft Projects, Crafts

When I went to the Homespun Yarn Party one of my purchases was the round weaving loom set from Wild Hare Fiber. You guys, I am LOVING these looms! So much so in fact that I am planning to buy the new jumbo size at the Sheep and Wool Festival. (Which I’ll be going to […]

May 2, 2018

More Gouache Painting!

Craft Projects, Crafts

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 could create. Painting is a perfect example. I love the Dutch Masters. How do they make silk actually LOOK like silk??? […]

April 17, 2018

Fun and Easy 3D Paper Flower Craft

Craft Projects

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 item needed a box-opening video and couldn’t be experimented with yet. I kept feeling like I couldn’t make anything with my […]

April 15, 2018

Leisure Arts- Knit Sampler Afghans – Book Review

Craft Projects

I’ve worked with Leisure Arts before, especially on the Knook review, and have teamed up with them again! I was so excited that they were willing to send me this book. Knit Sampler Afghans, which combines 60 patterns blocks to make awesome sampler afghans. For many years this book was on my wishlist, but I […]

March 17, 2018

I’m doing Latch Hook!

Craft Chatter, Craft Projects

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 I remember trying and quitting was latch hook. The idea of a handmade rug for my room was of course to […]

March 9, 2018