Easy DIY Large Art Work

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Easy large painted canvas art

Easy DIY Large Art Work Customise and make your own easy DIY large art work.  Combining my love of food and drinks puns with my love of art, this is a great inexpensive easy way to make a unique piece of art for just the cost of a blank canvas. This took me around a day, including time to allow for for … Read More

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Win a Notebook Prize Draw

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Win a notebook prize draw

PaintSewGlueChew: Win a Notebook Prize Draw Mr PaintSewGlueChew and I got married 10 years ago.  I wasn’t blogging back then, but I was still a crazy maker….and these craft notebooks were used as the table numbers at our wedding.  you could even say they are vintage! In the intervening years, most of the notebooks have been used in some form … Read More

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Flag Bunting in 15 minutes

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Flag Bunting

15 Minute Flag Bunting DIY It’s no secret  that I like to “bunt” whenever possible.  So It won’t have been much of a stretch to guess I wasn’t going to let Abbis birthday a few weeks ago pass without a little bit of homemade hanging party decor! To paraphrase Julia Child ” A party without bunting is just a gathering”I stumbled … Read More

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Gold Party Decorations

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Party decorations

Gold Party Decorations This summer my daughter graduated from primary school.  She’s my youngest, so this really feels like the end of an era.  I made most of the decorations for the party, many of which I have previously blogged about. The venue of the party is the school itself, which has a decidedly institutional in feel.  And the budget … Read More

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Make Your Own Posters

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Ideas to make your own posters

Make Your Own Posters Two years ago, I used architect prints (also know as engineering prints) to decorate my sons leaving party. They are a very effective and astonishingly cheap way to decorate for a large space. I was asked to do the same for Abbis leavers party a few weeks ago. To make your own posters, you need high resolution images (at … Read More

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