Make Chalkboard Acorn Placecards

Fall is the perfect time for making lots of acorn crafts.  For this project, I needed acorns much larger than the itty bitty acorns I had collected.  I dug through my craft stash and found foam eggs I...

DIY Spooky Shadow Box Decor for Halloween

I just love to craft for Halloween!  Even though it's September I'm already buying Halloween items.  I purchased several small items from Dollar Tree and used them to create a spooky shadow box decor in my home....

Cookie Container Craft Idea: Cardinal in the Woods

This cookie container is made from a recycled Pringles can. This fun project is a great way to deliver home made cookies. In the fall of 2015, the members of DecoArt's outside artist program were invited to...

Plaid Gift Tags: Free Printable

Plaid is always "in" for the holidays, so why not make plaid gift tags?  I've teamed up with several other crafty bloggers who are "mad for plaid" to share several holiday themed ideas that involve...

Make Mod Christmas Tree Decor

When I found this red "thing" in the toy section at Dollar Tree I really wasn't sure what it was.  Several of them were piled in an unmarked box.  I thought they kind of looked...
Metallic Foiled Pillows

Foiled Pillows for Fall: Decor to DIY For

Make foiled pillows to decorate your home. Metallics are still hot this fall in home decor, and I couldn't be happier!  It's incredibly easy to add your own metallic elements to fabric.  I'm going to show...

Make Faux Sugar Eggs with Mod Podge Collage Clay

My favorite Easter craft as a child was making my own diorama eggs.  I loved paper mache, and each year I would make my own paper mache egg (using a balloon, newspaper, and homemade paste)...

Make Glittery Fourth of July Decor

I'll be honest:  I love the look of glitter, but I HATE the mess.  Detest it!  I had quit crafting with glitter for a long, long time, until I discovered DecoArt's line of glitter paints....

Paint a Candy Cane Striped Gift Canister

 Looking for a quick, last minute handmade gift idea?  This painted glass canister is perfect for holding hot cocoa mix or candy! Whew....if you're like me, you're frantically trying to get last minute Christmas gifts made. I...

Penguin Winter Wreath Crafty Tutorial

This penguin winter wreath is a fun way to brighten the front door! The Christmas wreath is gone and the front door looks a little bare. It's too early for a Valentine's Day wreath, so how about...