DIY Kate Spade Inspired Gold Eggs

Ashley from Ash and Crafts shared this link showing how she decorated her Easter eggs in a gold Kate-Spade-inspired style. Since Easter is in just a few days I definitely had to share these! This is something everyone can do, … Read More...

Easter Garland Tutorial

Stephanie from DIY Made Simple shared this tutorial on her blog and I think it’s a really cute and simple decoration for Easter, and it’s perfect for making with the kids! Stephanie says: “If you’re looking for a cute and … Read More...

DIY Yarn Wrapped Easter Eggs

Annette shared this idea on her blog, Fiber Artsy, and I think it is a really fun technique! She says: “It is almost Easter again. Have you finished dyeing your eggs? How about something different for a change? Why not … Read More...

Spring Wreath Tutorial

This is a really easy and fun spring wreath made out of tissue paper flowers that looks happy and very spring inspired! Alyssa shared the tutorial for this wreath on her blog, Measured & Slow, and I think it’s pretty … Read More...

Teaching Your First Art Workshop

Here is another fantastic resource from The Artcademy! This is perfect for those of you who may be considering teaching art.

They say: “One successful stream of income for artists is teaching art classes or workshops.  Teaching others your techniques … Read More...

Opportunity for Fabric Designers

Here is an awesome new feature on the blog, 13 Spools. Craft Buds and 13 Spools are coming together to feature indie fabric designers.

They say: “What if you could follow the next hot designer’s career from the very start? … Read More...

Make an Easter Bunny Gift Jar

Kylie from Handmade Kids shared this DIY tutorial to make your own Easter Bunny Gift Jar. This is perfect for kids and the Easter holiday! Kylie says it is a fun craft for the kids and the family to make together. All … Read More...

Easter Bunny Door Hanger

This is a Easter Bunny door hanger made using… wait for it…. colorful hats from the Dollar Tree! I think this is such a neat little wreath / door hanger using simple supplies from the Dollar Tree! T’anno created and … Read More...

Mexican Tin Folk Art DIY

 

 Mark Montano has created another fun tutorial and shared it on his blog. This time he made Mexican Tin Folk Art. I love the bold, bright, happy colors he used!

He made these from aluminum flashing (made for roofing) … Read More...

DIY Game of Thrones Dragon Eggs

I personally have not watch Game of Thrones, but I know that it is a super popular tv show right now. Mark Montano has come up with a fabulous Easter themed project that is inspired by the show.

He says: … Read More...

DIY Beaded Wall Mirror

Inspired by a lovely West Elm mirror she saw, Amy from Delineate your Dwelling created this smaller beaded wall mirror that is perfect to add a pop of color to any room!

You just need some card board, a round 6″ … Read More...

Top 10 Unique Ways to Market Your Art

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The Artcademy is always sharing helpful tips and tricks like Indie Artists like us, and this post is no exception. They’re sharing an infographic on the top 10 unique ways to market your art.

They say: “Marketing is a bad … Read More...

DIY Hollywood Sign Lampshade

Ann from All Things Paper is reviewing Cut Out + Keep’s new book, Around the USA in 50 Craft Projects. I have a copy of the book myself and it’s fantastic. As a bonus to her review, Ann is also … Read More...

25 Tips for a Successful Art Show

The talented folks at The Artcademy have put together a helpful list of 25 tips for having a successful art show. If you have a show coming up, you might want to check these out!

They say: “Getting ready for … Read More...

Paper Love Collage Ecourse

Rachel sent in a link to her new ecourse PaperLove and it sounds so very neat, so of course I have to share the information with you as well!

PaperLove is a five week e-course with a different theme for … Read More...

Felted Easter Eggs

You may notice that I feature a lot of tutorials by Annette from Fiber Artsy. That’s because she’s always coming up with interesting ideas! I think these felted Easter eggs are really cool. I’ve never tried felting, but I like … Read More...

DIY Trend: Marbling

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Have you noticed that lately one of the biggest trends in the DIY world is marbling? It seems to be everywhere these days. I like the look of it, but I have not gotten around to actually trying it on … Read More...

DIY- Dye your own Easter Eggs

If you’re looking for an easy tutorial for dying Easter eggs, Kylie shared this DIY Tutorial on the Handmade Kids blog. It is a fun Easter Craft to do with the kids. Kylie shares the steps she used to dye … Read More...