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Cut out Canvas Art

Cutout art is a fun and easy way to use your Cricut or other cutting machines to create customer DIY home decor pieces. Technically, there are lots of different types of cut out art. I would consider the layer 3D mandalas that are super popular […]

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Dinosaur Paper Crafts

These dinosaur templates can be used for a variety of different dinosaur crafts from cards to artwork to toys and much more. Both my kids love dinosaurs. We’ve spent hours learning about different species of dinosaurs, done tons of dino inspired crafts and even found […]

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Mason Jar Tissue Holder

These DIY tissue holders are super easy to make with a large recycled jar or a dedicated mason jar you can pick up at a lot of different retailers. There are a few things around the house that I’ve just never been able to find […]

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How to Make a Paper Lantern

This is a tutorial for a basic paper lantern along with some additional lantern making ideas to customize your project. While I made these paper lanterns with kids as an arts and crafts project, they can easily be customized for more serious affairs like weddings […]

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DIY Baby Mobile

These baby mobiles are super easy to make and are the perfect entertainment for the baby on the changing table. I’ve changed my fair share of diapers with two kids and one on the way. The last thing you want is a fussy baby with […]

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Free Rhinestone Templates for the Cricut

I felt the need to do some bedazzling the other day and decided to design my own rhinestone templates for use with my Cricut. This was very much a trial project for me. By no means am I a bedazzling expert. I mostly wanted something […]

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DIY Tea Light Holder

I love decorating with tea lights all year round and finally decided to start making my own teal light holder crafts. Way back in the day when I used to be single and didn’t have the attention span of a squirrel, I used to have […]

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Tracing Letters Template

I created this letter tracing board for my kids and thought I’d share with everyone else as school starts this fall. I remember figuring out how to read on my own way back in the day without any parental guidance but my kids so far […]

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Paper Hydrangea Template

These DIY paper hydrangeas are super easy to make and can be an impressive addition to any decor craft project. I’ve wanted to make a paper hydrangea design for a while but was held back by the need for a form mold and what I […]

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Glass Block Decorating Ideas

This is a tutorial for how to decorate glass blocks with vinyl. I’ve had this glass block sitting in my pile of random craft supplies I like to hoard for a while. I’ve been meaning to make something with it but didn’t feel like doing […]

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How to Make a Paper Wreath

This is a tutorial for how to make a paper wreath with an easy DIY wreath form made from recycled paper that can used for all sorts of wreath ideas I make a lot of paper wreaths. I love making wreaths with paper because it […]

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Fake Sea Glass without Breaking Glass

This is a tutorial on how to make sea glass without a tumbler or glass for that matter. Ok, so it doesn’t look exactly like the real deal but if you are looking to make some fake sea glass for an art project and other […]

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