Cool Website- Wordmark.it

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I recently found the site Wordmark.it. Have you heard of it? It’s really neat and perfect for indie craft bloggers and businesses (and even scrapbookers and designers!).  You can type any words you want in and it will show you … Read More...

DIY Stamped Tribal Clutch

Amy at Delineate your Dwelling is part of the 2015 creative team for Martha Stewart and because of that she will be posting fun tutorials every month using Martha Stewart products. This month she is sharing how she used those products to … Read More...

DIY Leather Tassel Key Fob/Bag Charm

I love this leather tassel! Portia shared the tutorial for this Leather Tassel Key Fob on her blog, Makery. She used some thing leather lace, and a split ring lobster clasp to create it. If you do not need a key … Read More...

DIY Gold Foil Placemats

Amy at Delineate your Dwelling has come with another fantastic project! If you like gold (which is still extremely popular), you are going to want to give this easy gold foil technique a try!

Amy gave these burlap place mats a … Read More...

DIY Paper Carnations

Casey shared this new diy tutorial for how to make a paper carnation on her blog, Vitamini Handmade. While it was a Valentines themed post and the flowers are technically valentines, I think they are perfect for Spring! The flower … Read More...

5 Steps to a Successful Wholesale Business

This is a good resource for those with an Indie Business who might want to consider selling their art wholesale. Carmen posted this on The Artcademy blog.

Carmen says: “Recently I took the step of selling some of my items … Read More...

DIY Handpainted Marble Wall Box

Marbling is super trendy right now! I think it’s pretty neat, although I am more of a fan of woodgrain. ;) Still, I love this project. Amy from Delineate your Dwelling posted the tutorial for this marble wall box.

Amy says: … Read More...

Crafting with Burlap

 Have you heard of Fix.com? I hadn’t until I saw this post that they recently published. It’s a fully illustrated article by DIY and crafting expert, Dinah Wulf about how to work with burlap. Dinah has provided tips about prepping, crafting, … Read More...

Purse Designed with WashiTape

Today I wanted to show you a bit of washi tape inspiration! I love washi tape, I have a ton of rolls of the stuff and use it all of the time but have never thought about doing this-

Creative … Read More...

DIY Handpainted Mugs

Jolene from Craftysupermom shared this tutorial for making painted name mugs on her blog!

Jolene says: “Cups/Mugs are so practical. How nice would it be to have one specially in your name? Going out to buy a personalized one may be … Read More...

DIY Simple Striped Spring Vases

Aren’t these striped vases super neat? Would you believe the were paint with a record player??

Mark Montano used an old record player to paint colorful stripes on thrift store glass vases. How cool is that? Even if you don’t … Read More...

DIY M&M Phone Case

 Renee from Cute Simple Stuff is sharing the tutorial on how to go from a simple and plain phone case to a Red M&M phone case, using super affordable materials and anyone can do it. My sister I use to … Read More...

DIY: Love Letter Books for Your Valentine

The ladies at Adventures in Making never cease to amaze! This time they created these adorable “love letter books” and shared the tutorial. Here’s what Alison says about this projects:

“Valentine’s Day has always been one of my favorite holidays, … Read More...

DIY Handpainted Bead Statement Necklace

Donna from Hub Pages recently shared a new jewelry tutorial. She made a colorful statement necklace by hand painting some beads in a spectrum of colors. In her tutorial, she will show how you can use these multi-colored beads to create … Read More...

DIY Heart Earrings

Here is an easy DIY of how to make your own heart earrings by Pop Shop Houston. They require just a few inexpensive supplies like Shrinky Dinks and can be made in a rainbow of colors. These are perfect if … Read More...

Review- Mixed Media Doll Stencils

Today I wanted to let you know about a cool new product I heard about at the Craft and Hobby Association show last month! The Mixed Media Doll Stencils by Mahe Zehra. What are they?

“The Mixed Media Paper Doll … Read More...

DIY Quilled Heart Necklace Tutorial

Yesterday I shared a needle felted heart and today I wanted to share this lovely quilled paper heart! Ann posted the tutorial for this necklace on her blog, All Things Paper. Ann says :”Because many people don’t take paper seriously … Read More...

February DIY Challenge: Hearts!

Need a creative boost? Join Rachel and Alison from Adventures In Making for their new DIY Craft Challenge!

Each month they will choose a theme, and you get to run with it, then share what you make. You can stick strictly to the … Read More...