When I didn’t want to play around with watercolor but I still wanted to be craftily productive, I broke out this kit that I’ve had for a few months now. Every time I visit any place that sells cross stitch materials, I check the cross stitch kits for any that are on clearance. Found this… Continue reading Not All Who Wander Kit
Last week, I was dog sitting and staying at the dog’s home which had no internet. Instead of mindlessly watching Bravo like I usually do when I’m taking care of this dog, I decided to be more creative with my time. I packed my watercolor supplies and decided to mess around with them. I really… Continue reading Watercolor Practice 1
Hello all my lovely readers! Posting is going to stop for about two weeks while my fiancé and I pack and move and get settled in (read: get internet). There may be some guest posts during this time, but nothing set in stone yet.
Thanks for your patience and understanding! I’ll be back with new posts in a couple of weeks! 😺
I love the look of watercolor art. I have always wanted to learn, but I suffer from perfectionism. If I can’t do it perfectly the first time, then I’ll never do it perfectly. That’s the mindset that I have a hard time getting through. I’m trying to be better with practicing things to get good… Continue reading Watercolor Beginnings
The closing date to my (and my fiancé’s) first house is fast approaching, so of course I’m already thinking about decorating. Our new house has a unique entry way – it’s got a front door, then a short hallway, then another front door. I had this idea for decorating a while ago, but didn’t really… Continue reading Mini Canvas Décor
This project comes from something I pinned a long, long time ago when I still had my first blog and decided to do “Pinterest Projects.” Color Block Candles, originally posted way back in 2013, is still a fantastic craft to do today. Let’s start with the supplies. You’ll need microwavable soy wax, crayons, clear glass… Continue reading Crayon Candles
Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly! For several years now, I’ve made it a point to make some kind of sweet treat to share with those I care about. I’ve done this independent of whether or not I had a significant other to celebrate with. And this year is no different, even if I am… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Chocolate Bark