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How to Glue Parchment Paper

How to Glue Parchment Paper

Parchment paper is a virtually transparent paper that can be used in a variety of craft projects that involve glue. It can be painted on, embossed, cut and reshaped by using steam from a low-temp iron. Once you have the desired shape and size you need, it is important to use the right kind of glue f......[Read More]
How to Make Children's Army Stuff

How to Make Children's Army Stuff

Playing army is a fond childhood memory for many adults, and there's no shortage of toys out on the market that still cater to that same fantasy for kids today. While it may be simpler to just go out and buy the toys for Army play, making some simple facsimiles from everyday household items can a fu......[Read More]
Quilted French Braid Directions

Quilted French Braid Directions

French braid quilts can vary in appearance based on the exact pattern and fabrics used, but their basic structure is the same. Unlike most quilts, there are no blocks created in this design. Instead, long strips are made and sewn together until the desired size is achieved.......[Read More]
How to Make Your Own Float Steel Head

How to Make Your Own Float Steel Head

For some steelhead anglers, catching fish using floats they have made themselves is as rewarding as the fish itself. Making your own floats is not only cost-effective; it also allows you to create the type of float that best suits your fishing style. Balsa wood floats are very light and buoyant and ......[Read More]
How to Decorate a Box Like a Lion

How to Decorate a Box Like a Lion

Curing childhood boredom can be as easy as recycling would-be trash into creative arts and crafts projects. Fill idle time with your children making a crafty version of the king of the jungle. Decorate an old empty shoebox or similarly sized box to create a lion. Use the finished lion to decorate an......[Read More]
How to Make Your Own Stickers on myYearbook

How to Make Your Own Stickers on myYearbook

With webcam capabilities and games, myYearbook offers its users a place to chat, display art and battle each other. Once you meet people and add others to your friends list, you give presents such as stickers. Users make their own stickers and even generate currency if they pay to be a VIP member on......[Read More]
How to Make Earrings With Wire

How to Make Earrings With Wire

Once you learn a few jewelry-making basics you can easily whip up a pair of earrings in as little as 15 minutes. Design options are limitless, and you may find your earring collection quickly grows as you experiment with different techniques and styles.If you like a simple earring that is ligh......[Read More]
How to Make Bath Bombs

How to Make Bath Bombs

Bath bombs are a fun way to add a little fizz to bath time. But not only are they fun to use, they can soften the skin and infuse the water with soothing scents. It is easy to make bath bombs at home with a little practice and the right ingredients. Follow these steps to make your own bath bombs.......[Read More]
How to Paint From Transparencies

How to Paint From Transparencies

Painting wall murals or other large-scale art using a projector is one way to transfer the picture outline from a small sketch to the wall or canvas. Art projectors are available which project the sketch in its opaque form. Borrowing an overhead projector from a school or local library is often an o......[Read More]
Creating Sales Channels For A Woodworking Business - Woodworking Products

Creating Sales Channels For A Woodworking Business - Woodworking Products

You can develop direct sales channels through the use of different print media. You can take ads out in newspapers and magazines because there are still lots of people that read print media, but as ... ......[Read More]
Craft Activities for Small Children

Craft Activities for Small Children

Small children love to express their ideas and thoughts. They want to tell the world about what they have seen, heard or learned for the first time. One of the very best ways to help a child explore their innate sense of creative expression is with craft projects. Craft projects can help children ma......[Read More]
What Does a Spectrograph Do?

What Does a Spectrograph Do?

A prism making a rainbow may seem like a simple, pretty toy to look at, but it is actually one of the most important inventions in the history of physics. By breaking light up into individual wavelengths, we can learn all sorts of interesting things about the source of that light. Although modern sp......[Read More]
How do I Set Invisible Diamonds?

How do I Set Invisible Diamonds?

The term "invisible diamonds" is fairly new in the jewelry business and tends to confuse people. You may wonder, how could a diamond possibly be invisible? In fact, the diamond is not invisible. The term "invisible" refers to the diamond's setting. An invisible setting is one where you cannot see an......[Read More]
How to Fix the Color Balance With Gray Cards

How to Fix the Color Balance With Gray Cards

One of the most significant improvements digital photography has over film photography is the ability to easily adjust the color correction of a picture. In the camera controls, you can set a custom white balance by taking a picture of a white card. Another option is to adjust the color balance of i......[Read More]
How to Use Upholstery Fabric Samples in Crafts

How to Use Upholstery Fabric Samples in Crafts

You can use upholstery samples to construct almost anything from bookmarks to rugs. Most upholstery samples are at least partially backed with paper, which makes them sturdy and less prone to fraying. You can find uses for them in home décor, art, or other non-clothing projects, which do not ......[Read More]
Do It Yourself Birthday Banners

Do It Yourself Birthday Banners

A birthday is a celebration of accomplishments achieved over the past year as well as a celebration of all the love and support in a person's life. Make the birthday celebration of a loved one in your life extra special with a homemade birthday banner that shows how much you care. It doesn't matter ......[Read More]
Animal Food Chain Project for Kids

Animal Food Chain Project for Kids

Help children understand natural laws seen in the animal food chain by hosting craft projects about specific groups of animals. This can help them understand how the food chain works and see the hierarchy in the animal kingdom. Animals at the top of the list such as lions and tiger dominate the food......[Read More]
How to Make Creative Jewelry Designs

How to Make Creative Jewelry Designs

Making jewelry is a skill that can be enjoyed by both novice and professional artists. Developing creative jewelry designs requires broad exposure to existing pieces and experience with how jewelry-making materials behave and can be manipulated. Whether you do the casting yourself or take your desig......[Read More]
Handmade Rope

Handmade Rope

Handmade rope is just like a rope you might find at the store. In fact, some of those ropes may just be handmade as well. Handmade ropes allow for personalization. Everything from the type and color of materials used in producing the rope to the length and thickness can be done to your precise speci......[Read More]