Sunday, June 21, 2009

Independence Day Tutorials

My mom was great, she got us involved in every holiday. We were doing crafts year round. The woman had projects for every season, and July was no exception. In celebration of the season, here are some links to stuff I though would be great to make for the 4th of July!

Origami Stars
Stand-Up Paper Star

Other Decorations:
Flag Chair Covers
Tie-Dye Bunting
*I never made the firecrackers, but my family used basically the same supplies (tinsel stems, aka pipe cleaners) and some sparkley beads to make little fireworks.

I never made these, but they look so fun! (I'm short...)
Can-Do Stilts

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Aussie Crafts Videos

I just found this awesome website, They have a great collection of instructional crafting videos on a wide range of subjects - from beading, to pottery, to leatherworking, to woolen crafts, and more! Here's two awesome videos about recycling plastic bags I found on their site: