Easy DIY Art Work from a Photo – Instructions

DianaCrafts, Decoration, Design, Projects, Wall Art

Easy DIY art work

Easy DIY Art Work from a Photo This easy DIY art work project is perfect for even the most artistically challenged.  Choose a photo, and using tracing paper, transfer to a canvas, before filling in the lines with blackboard paint.  So easy. Materials: Photograph Scanner & Printer Tracing paper Blank Canvas Paint & Brushes Method: First choose a cute picture – … Read More

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DIY Reusable Advent Calendar

DianaChristmas, Crafts, Projects, Wall Art

DIY reusable advent calendar

DIY Reusable Advent Calendar As soon as halloween is dispensed with in Paint Sew Glue Chew Towers, Abbi turns her attention to Christmas.  And her favourite part of the Christmas preparation is the advent calendar.  Each year we make a couple of versions for different friends, but this DIY reusable advent calendar is our favourite.  The calendar is a decorated … Read More

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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

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Chalk Marker Vases: Easy 5 minute diy

DianaCrafts, Design, Projects, Recycled

Chalk Marker Vases I am very jealous of people who have a clean and unbending vision of how they want their house to be. When I peruse pinterest and instagram, I  instantly want my house to be pure white, Scandinavian and minimalist.   The next minute I covet eclectic and pops of colour. As a child I was forever rearranging my bedroom furniture. … Read More

DianaChalk Marker Vases: Easy 5 minute diy

Hoodie Cushion

DianaCrafts, Projects, Recycled, Sewing

Hoodie Cushion

Hoodie Cushion Hoodies and t-shirts now seem to be an essential part of any school trip or event. Unfortunately if you have a bean pole daughter like mine, you outgrow them only 5 minutes after you’ve been given them.  This was Abbis leavers hoodie from school. She left school in July.  This picture was taken early September. 😟 The back … Read More

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