Check out this incredible Swiss craft – Decoupage

As we travel to different countries and different regions of the United States, I will be searching for local arts and crafts that I hope will interest you.

Make these Mardi Gras costume accessories

The jester hat and crown are great for kids crafts or adult parties.  You need only adjust the size!

Make this Charming Valentine Card Couple

If you are on a tight budget and don’t want to invest in expensive commercial greeting cards, make your own.  The recipient is sure to appreciate the extra effort you put in to make it yourself!

Valentine Cookie Bouquet

Not all bouquets are made from flowers.  Some are edible! 

Woven Heart Valentines Card

I remember as a child making Valentine’s card by string yarn through holes or by weaving strips of paper.  While I was deciding which I should make, I came up with the idea to combine them by weaving yarn.

Quilled Valentines Card

The art of Quilling started in the 16th century when nuns used it to create orders and embellish religious articles. 

Valentines Cards Made with Fuse Beads

Fuse beads are not only great entertainment for kids projects, but they can be used in crafts for every holiday and special occasion. 

Three Super Bowl Banners and Scramble

Here are three Super Bowl banners you can print and hang for your party.  If you like puzzles, check out this Super Bowl Scramble.

Nothing Red to Wear? Make an Awareness Ribbon

There are different awareness ribbons representing different causes.  The breast cancer awareness system is pink, the heart health awareness is red.

ground hog day banner

Happy Groundhog Day Banner and Maze

Here is a banner you can print and hang at your Groundhog Day celebration.  Before the ground hog can see his shadow, he has to find his hole.  Help him out!

chinese drums

Chinese New Year Eve Drums

One of the activities mentioned for Chinese New Year’s Eve is making a lot of noise to drive away evil spirits. They use firecrackers, fireworks, and drums. I have crafted three versions of drums for your celebration.