Monthly Archive:: March 2010

DIY Dish Giveaway!

DIY Dish is having a giveaway. Go here for more info! “To celebrate the launch of this new show, our friends at Janome are letting us give away TWO (yes, TWO!!) dream machines! Someone is going to

Crayon Apron

My daughter went to a birthday party for a preschool friend (turning 4) and her sister (turning 3). I had to come up with not just one, but 2 gifts! One of the girls is into Hannah

Bell Bottoms

Guess what I made? Bell Bottoms! What? You couldn’t guess that given the title of this post? Please ignore my shoddy photography skills. My camera batteries died so I had to take these with my phone …

I made a book

Yes, that’s right. From start to finish, I made a book. I was absolutely inspired by this post on Craftster. So i searched out tutorials on how to make a book and got started… First, I made

Custom Labels

I tried my hand at making my own custom labels using this tutorial on I used GIMP to design the label. Printed up a bunch of them on transfer paper. Don’t forget to reverse the image

Screen Printing with Mod Podge

I decided to try screen printing with mod podge. I read a couple tutorials and decided to jump right in. I settled on the “Blue Sun” image because it’s something I can see myself making a bunch