Halloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

DianaCrafts, Halloween

halloween lanterns

Halloween Lanterns from Jam Jars These halloween lanterns are an easy halloween craft, children can make themselves from a few scraps of paper and some recycled jam jars. Materials Needed Jam Jars Crepe Paper (Orange and White) Cut into Black Card Glue or double sided tape Tea lights or battery Lights Cut rectangles of crepe paper as high as the jam … Read More

DianaHalloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

Bumblebee Softie Tutorial. Sew at home project with instructions.

DianaCrafts, Sewing

Bumblebee Softie Tutorial At the beginning of the summer, we made this bumblebee softie.  A while back my friend Trixi asked me to take part in an international sewing day to get children around the world sewing via tutorials and hands-on workshops.  Abbi and I made these cute bacon and egg softies as part of the project.  It was great fun … Read More

DianaBumblebee Softie Tutorial. Sew at home project with instructions.

Funny Names Paint Chip Art free download

DianaCrafts, Design, Wall Art

Funny Names Paint Chip Art Download We had loads of fun here at PaintSewGlueChew Towers coming up with gruesome names for this Paint Chip Art Poster. Followers on instagram will know I do a daily challenge.  Last month, one of the prompts was “vibrant”.  The paint chip display at our local DIY shop caught my eye, but as I’m no stranger … Read More

DianaFunny Names Paint Chip Art free download

Sew a Cactus Softie DIY

DianaBirthdays, Crafts

Sew a Cactus Softie DIY Remember the bacon and eggs softies we made a couple of weeks ago?  Abbi and I have been in full production mode, making little critters and characters ever since!  We will be sharing our creations over the next few months, but today we are sharing instructions for how to sew a cactus softie, with these three prickly … Read More

DianaSew a Cactus Softie DIY

Sew A Softie Day 2016: Bacon and Eggs

DianaCrafts, Handmade Gifts, Projects, Sewing

Sew A Softie Day 2016 I was asked by my friend Trixi at ColouredButtons to take part in the Sew a Softie Day project.  She has enlisted the help of over 20 bloggers, crafters and makers around the world to create tutorials for simple sewing projects that will be posted between 1st and 16th July this year. Trixi is encouraging … Read More

DianaSew A Softie Day 2016: Bacon and Eggs