Glass Block To-Do List

Since I already covered some things I like on my birthday this week, I thought I’d bring you a project instead of my usual Friday Favorites.  Hope you don’t mind. I was wandering around Craft Warehouse a couple of days ago.  They lured me in with the “Truckload Fabric Sale” sign out front.  They have…

Shamrock Barrette

When I was a kid, you didn’t dare go to bed on March 16th without something green on.  “But, I have green eyes!” didn’t cut it.  My red-bearded, last-name-starts-with-Mc dad would leprechaun-ninja attack in the morning with a pinch.  We took the holiday seriously. In the interest of saving my poor defenseless daughter (have I…

Creamer Bottle Snowman

I couldn’t let Christmas go by without sharing this tutorial with you because it has special meaning to me.  This little guy is the project that planted the seed for this blog years ago. I’m a complete and total coffee addict.  Coffee house lattes are my favorite, but when I’m at home it’s vanilla flavored…

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Flower Hair Clip and Pin

I went to the craft store yesterday.  As often happens, I didn’t find what I went there for but didn’t come home empty handed.  It’s like Costco.  I think, deep down, I’m sure they won’t let me out unless I buy something. This particular store had silk Gerber daisies on sale, which my daughter is…

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Robin Hood Hats

This week, I had the privilege of making Robin Hood Hats for eleven men.  Merry men, of course.  My son, his math teacher and 9 of his classmates decided a few weeks ago to perform the song “Men in Tights” from the movie “Robin Hood:  Men in Tights” for the middle school talent show.  They…

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Forever Fabric Flowers

As a society, we tend to want to do something to help in a crisis.  We donate our money and time.  We give blood and gather supplies.  We pray. I come from a family that has done those things, but our go-to reaction when something bad happens is to make stuff.  Food, quilts, whatever seems…