Re-purpose Christmas Wreath into Valentine's Wreath with Glitter Hearts!

Valentine’s Wreath re-purposed from Christmas

Wreaths are expensive so why not re-purpose your Christmas Wreath into a Valentine's Day Wreath?!?   All it takes is a few Glitter Hearts & Ribbon!  This is the perfect way to get more use out of your holiday wreath.  It's so simple too.  Replace pine cones with a few hearts and add a bow made with heart ribbon.  Then simply re-hang on your door! Every year our holiday wreath is the last to come down.  Maybe it is because each year it is handmade Read more [...]
Easy Heart Cut-outs with Craft Foam and Cookie Cutters

Easy Heart Cut-Outs

Try these Easy Heart Cut-Outs with your kids or classroom for Valentine's Day!  Press Heart Cookie Cutters onto Craft Foam Sheets and then cut along the indention for the perfect heart cut-out!  Or trace the heart indention with a permanent marker for a great Valentine's Day Card.  Either way kids will have fun with Cookie Cutters and Craft Foam! Press metal cookie cutters onto craft foam to form an indention on the craft foam.  Please Note:  the cookie cutters will not cut the craft foam. Read more [...]
Easy to Make Glitter Hearts with Craft Foam

DIY: Easy Glitter Hearts

Add a little sparkle this Valentine's Day with Red Glitter Hearts!  We found a simple way to make Craft Foam Hearts into Glitter Hearts... Use E6000 Spray Adhesive!   Spray the craft foam hearts with a thin layer of adhesive.  Then pour red glitter on top of each heart.  FYI: For hanging glitter hearts, hole punch (with a 1/8" hole punch) before spraying with adhesive. Kids love glitter but let's face it...it can be messy.  Here are a few tips to help contain the mess!  #1  Use E6000 Spray Read more [...]
How to Make Fall Leaf Magnets... Easy Fall Craft!

Leaf Magnets w/ Wiggle Eyes… Easy Fall Craft

Need a quick weekend craft?  Fall Leaf Magnets are a simple, no mess craft that are perfect for all ages (with a little assistance)!  When we say simple, we mean simple... no cutting or glue required.  Add Sticky Back Wiggle Eyes to pre-cut Foam Leaf Shapes, outline shapes with Markers, and attach an Adhesive Craft Magnet.  That's it! Whether you need a quick weekend craft, a Fall Craft Idea for a small group, or a craft to keep kids busy, these Fall Leaf Magnets are sure to be a hit!  Outline Read more [...]
Makit & Bakit Owl Sun Catchers...Easy Instructions

Makit & Bakit Instructions & Tips

If you were a kid in the 80's or had kids in the 80's than you almost certainly remember Makit & Bakit Sun Catchers!  These are the sun catchers that you pour the baking crystals into the metal frames and then watch as the crystals melt in the oven to make a sparkling sun catcher for any window.  Although we have sold these kits for years, we thought it may be helpful to provide a few tips along with step-by-step instructions to help you make these kits with less frustration and more success!  Before Read more [...]
How to Make Butterfly Bookmarks. Creative and inexpensive! Great group craft idea.

Burlap Butterfly Bookmarks

  Who knew that combining Burlap, Lace, and a little Craft Foam would create such a cute Butterfly Bookmark?!?  So simple and inexpensive to make too!  Perfect for a group craft, book club, or girl party.  The creativity is endless when you start with a blank White Bookmark Insert!!!  Choose colorful Butterfly Shapes, your favorite color of lace, a small piece of Burlap, and simply attach everything to the insert with Glue Dots!  This means there is no drying time for this craft.  As soon Read more [...]
4th of July Pennant Flags made with Craft Foam. Secure Pennant Flags with Glue Dots. No drying time or cutting required for this craft!

4th of July Flag Pennants

Make this adorable 4th of July Flag Bunting with Craft Foam, Glue Dots, and Baker's Cotton.  Pennant Flags are made with foam parallelograms!  Simply fold them over the baker's cotton and press to secure.  Foam parallelograms and star shapes are pre-cut and ready to create with.  Scissors are only needed to trim the Baker's Cotton.   Add a few stars and this patriotic flag bunting is ready to hang! It doesn't take much to transform a few red, white, and blue parallelograms into these super Read more [...]