I absolutely love going to craft shows and supporting local artisans. I also love the inspiration that it brings in terms of actually ‘doing’ my own crafts whether its for a gift or developed into a Craft Shack activity. One of the ways that I feed my creative soul is to draw or sketch. Sometimes… Read More Tooth Fairy Pillows
Catchy, right? Well, as long as we don’t overdo it, a glass of wine among friends is a nice way to get into the spirit. This season, I’ve been blessed with so many fun events to get into the spirit of Christmas, including the We Care event where we crafted with over 100 kids, the… Read More Dreaming of a Wine Christmas
Dear Thanksgiving, We promise that we have not forgotten you! We are as guilty as others (but not as much as some) of going straight into Christmas decorating mode immediately after Halloween. In reality, you are one of our most favorite holidays. You give us a day (and an extended weekend) to be with family,… Read More Thanksgiving
Halloween is upon us! Personally, I love the fun celebrations of this day. Dress up, wigs, costumes and candy – so much fun! Equally fun is decorating for the holiday. This year, I’m attempting to keep it simple at our house. I sewed up a few of the fun pennant banners in Halloween prints and… Read More Halloween is upon us!
Don’t you just adore the retro pennant banners that have been so popular lately? There are dozens of tutorials on how to make them yourself and even more options to buy them if you are not the DIY type, or simply don’t have the time. Since we are all about DIY, we are offering our… Read More Pennant Banners
A few weeks ago in our post on Color, some of you asked if we had any go-to web sites or resources for color combinations. I have a few to share with you and some other tips/tricks that I use to put colors together. My love and study of color dates way, way back to… Read More Color Inspiration and Resources