How to Make Rustic Garden Word Magnets

How to Make Rustic Garden Word Magnets

You don’t need a green thumb to learn how to make rustic garden word magnets! You will be amazed at how simple the steps are. These garden word magnets make a wonderful gift! For those readers who may be visiting here for the first time, welcome! You’ll soon learn that not only do I love to create […]

Hot Air Balloon Mixed Media Canvas

Hot Air Balloon Mixed Media Canvas -- easy tutorial with pictures!

I’ll take you Up, Up and Away with my Hot Air Balloon Mixed Media Canvas tutorial! With hot air balloon stamps, pretty cardstock, and Xyron adhesive, it’s easy peasy to create! All this week, Xyron is teaming up with Pink & Main for a fun blog hop! Pink & Main is an incredible company, with products made in […]

Welcome Summer with a Garden Theme Altered Clipboard

Welcome Summer with a Garden Theme Altered Clipboard

It’s time to welcome Summer with a garden theme altered clipboard! With an inspirational quote and lots of pretty paper flowers, this garden art will add a touch of Summer wherever it hangs! Welcome Summer with a Garden Theme Altered Clipboard! I had so much fun creating this garden theme altered clipboard for Xyron! FTC Disclaimer: I’ve […]

How to Make Charming Decorative Vintage Style Magnets

How to Make Charming Decorative Vintage Style Magnets

Here’s a fantastic handmade idea for gifts or for yourself: how to make charming decorative vintage style magnets! I can’t emphasize enough how simple this is, and you’ll see that the results are so pretty! Ever since I made these vintage style magnets, I’ve been thinking of more and more magnet “collections” to make as […]

How to Make a Beautiful Rustic Wedding Date Sign

How to Make a Beautiful Rustic Wedding Date Sign

How to make a beautiful rustic wedding date sign! With some basic wood burning and a fun wood mason jar shape in a shadowbox, this is a wonderful gift! With the popularity of rustic farmhouse weddings, your gift to the special wedding couple can also have a rustic flair with a handmade wedding date sign […]

How to make weathered fairy garden beach chairs

How to make weathered fairy garden beach chairs!

How to make weathered fairy garden beach chairs — because even fairies need a break from their gardens! Wait until you see how easy this is to do! Where do fairies go when they want to take a break from their gardens? They hit the beach. A magical, private beach just for them. This fun craft […]

Record family memories in this beautiful DIY Mom and Dad Journal!

Record family memories in this beautiful DIY Mom and Dad Journal!

Record family memories in this beautiful DIY Mom and Dad Journal! It’s two journals in one! Using a blank composition book and decorative papers, you can make this keepsake gift today! Our Xyron Design Team has partnered with Paper House Productions this week, sharing family-themed papercrafts! I was in a gift shop recently and saw […]

Vintage Jewelry Cabinet Redo with Paint and Mod Podge

Vintage Jewelry Cabinet Redo with Paint and Mod Podge

I’m back with a fun vintage jewelry cabinet redo with paint and Mod Podge! I’m using Mod Podge Ultra Matte Chalk, a match made in heaven when using chalk paint! Come and see why it’s my new favorite product! It rocks! Today is a very special day, because it’s National Mod Podge Day! Yes, Mod […]

Inspirational Quote Art DIY: Be a little different!

Inspirational Quote Art DIY: Be a little different!

Create this Inspirational Quote Art DIY: Be a little different! Use decorative cardstocks, shabby flower die cuts, and a dollar store frame, then enjoy! This week, our Xyron Design Team is partnering with DCWV! If you’ve ever shopped for scrapbook paper or decorative cardstock at any of the larger craft stores, you’ve no doubt seen […]

My happy accident with mixed media boxes!

Painted Mixed Media Paper Maché Boxes: my happy accident mixing chalk paint and glimmer mist!

This is the story of my happy accident with mixed media boxes! I’m sharing the results of my own experiment to see how Tattered Angels Glimmer Mists would look on top of chalky finish paint. The result was not even close to what I had envisioned! This mixed media project combines three of my current crafty loves: paper […]