Series 7 - Ornament-ED Finale: Heart House Ornament - Michele Made Me
I have been feeling some feelings lately. Like, feelings of well-being. Like, spontaneous-breaking-into-song-and-general-wonderfulness-type feelings. I know… It sounds pretty floofy, but I can’t help it. And I can’t explain it either. I do not know where the feelings came from, when they started, nor why they’ve been persisting. Maybe it’s menopause? Or some sort of hormone imbalance?...Read More »
Houses for the 3 Pigs -- TUTORIAL
My 3 Little Pigs Tutorial is so long I had to break it up into two parts. You can find the instructions for the piggy and wolf finger puppets here! SUPPLIES: (This is all stuff I had on hand -- you could certainly get creative and do your own thing! It would be fun to use cardboard or craft foam, real sticks for the stick house, yarn for hay, stamp on some bricks with a sponge, etc. This certainly isn't rocket science -- Be creative!) ~ Super stiff interfacing ~ Fabrics -- pick one each for…
sweet mountain holiday :: four
Twig craft. If the driftwood tree is too much to take on, these ornaments are a good warm-up. Collect some back yard twigs and use your garden clippers to trim them up into shorter lengths. Cut out a cardboard backing...
Winter Village: Homemade House
Finished with a sprinkling of glitter "snow," this little homemade house is ready to join its neighbors in a shimmering holiday village.
A simple Christmas craft - Know How She Does It
I’ve been dreaming about Christmas season the whole year, and now that it’s so near, I can’t contain myself on doing my first merry craft. Today’s tutorial is a quick one. All you’ll need are some cinnamon sticks available on your nearest supermarket and a glue gun. First I cut my cinnamon sticks in half and glue this halves together in sets of four. After doing this 4 times (2 sidewalls and 2 roof wings), I start putting the cinnamon house together. To make the roof, I used one of the…
Understanding the Basics of STEM Education
What is STEM Education? With all the acronyms that determine hundreds of different areas of education, it is easy to confuse them all. Since 2001, the letters STEM have been a normal part of educational vocabulary. The
A Little House-ly Encouragement - Michele Made Me
To give you a little nudge, a little head start on your Christmas crafts, I’ve provided you with a few little printable house plans for these tissue box house ornaments I’ve made. Here’s a little house now… very simple and a tad plain really. Here are a few that I’ve embellished with dimensional paint… Use...Read More »
Little House Ornaments | Make:
Have some scrap fabric and a few minutes? Bust out a couple of these little house ornaments. The tutorial is over on Belle & Burger. They would be awfully