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Macrame, Origami And Milliner Book Reviews

True Story: Before I left for a job overseas, a friend of mine told me he was thinking of making hats to sell at a boutique in Hollywood. I thought it a little odd, but it seemed harmless, so I encouraged him and left. When I returned, I found his hats had become the...

Polymer Clay Fun Book Reviews

My daughter has gotten quite good at making little clay figurines, foods, and more. She's getting a little older now, though, so I thought she might want to use her creations to make some simple jewelry for herself and her friends, and wow, that was a good guess. So,...

Cats In Paris Coloring Book

A few members of my close relations (I'm not naming names) are completely obsessed with cats. Old comfortable cats. Young frisky kittens. Their's. Others'. Yours and mine included. If that sounds familiar, Cats in Paris is the ultimate coloring book. The illustrator's...

Creative Lettering And Beyond Review

In the area where we live, there are several small workshops/factories who produce interior design decor. Much of what they do revolves around the re-emergence (after many years) of lettering in wall art. As a work-a-day graphic designer, who often incorporates...

Easter Mesh Wreath

Learn how to make a gorgeous wreath for Easter, all with materials from the Dollar Tree! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CAaRPqUsZ0A

Cats In Origami Book Review

My daughter loves both cats and origami, so she's been having a great time trying out these adorable crafts. The book itself is softcover, with a clean-and-clear layout, step-by-step descriptions, color diagrams, and plentiful photos. It features both sitting and...

How To Color Like An Artist

I've gotten many all-ages coloring books over recent years, but over time, have become a little frustrated with the my own coloring and the colored versions often shown on coloring book covers. My coloring is, too often, flat with single colors, uneven tones, and the...

Fantastic Origami Kit Reviews!

This is a delightful set which features games and activities you, and your children, can assemble and play with -- all through the wonders of origami. The games and activities include things like a mini bowling set, catapults, jumping frogs games, finger football, and...

‘Tis The Season To Be Felt-y

I loved the authors' previous felt crafting book for the holidays, so I was excited to see their new ideas in ’Tis the Season to Be Felt-y. I have a stash of felt that my kids and I use for all kinds of creations, it's so easy to use and fun to work with. There's so...

Super Cute Origami Kit Review

This is a delightful origami set, with a cute and helpful book, and hundreds of decorating stickers, sequins, rhinestones, and more. The book itself is the same size as origami paper -- with dozens of sheets included in this set, as well. I found the book to be...

Mini Rainbow Balloon Arch

This cute little balloon arch would dress up any birthday party table! http://ohhappyday.com/2015/02/mini-rainbow-balloon-arch-diy/