How to Craft With Autumn Leaves (3 Step-by-Step Tutorials)
Make pretty and long-lasting candle holders, sun catchers and mobiles with press-dried fall leaves and simple craft supplies like Mod Podge.
How to Press and Frame Flowers
Pressing flowers is a bit old-fashioned, but it can be a fun and simple way to make a personal gift or recycle flowers that are overgrown or dying. Learn how to create your own framed pressed flower as a gift or a way to bring the outdoors inside.
Beautiful Basketry From Maple Suckers: Minnesota Crafting
In this article, I walk you through how I attempted to create a basket from maple suckers.
DIY Craft Tutorial: How to Make a Rustic Star From Twigs or Sticks
You can easily make rustic twig stars for decorating your home using sticks from your yard! These simple stars are the perfect decoration for your home, front door, or garden. These stars can also be embellished and used for wedding or party décor, or for decorations for the Christmas holiday.
What I Learned While Making My Second Pine Needle Basket
For my second project, I decided to do a much larger pine needle basket with straight sides.
How to Make Your Own Corn Dolly - The Gentleman’s Favour
These traditional corn dollies are simple to create, and make wonderful decorations for jackets or hats during harvest festivals. Learn how to make one of your own in this easy guide!
How to Make a Corn Dolly (Wheat Weaving a Harvest Heart)
Corn dollies are a traditional craft using straws from wheat, rye, and other grains. Learn how to make a beautiful Harvest Heart in this easy tutorial. If you can plait or braid, you can make one of these!
Raffia Craft Basics: How to Make a Simple Mat & Flowers
Learn the five categories of raffia work and practice making a simple raffia mat, or simple flowers for a wall hanging.
How to Select and Prepare Pine Needles for Basket Making
If you've ever wanted to make a pine needle basket, you may be wondering which pine needles to use and how to prepare them.
How to Make Scented Pine Cones
This is a simple and easy tutorial on how to make cinnamon and clove scented pine cones for the holidays. I was very excited to do this because I know that pine cones are always popular around this time of year and the sweet, spicy smell lingering in the air is sure to add to the joyful atmosphere that comes with the holidays.
Attracting Birds to Your Home by Making a Nesting Ball: An Inexpensive, Family-Friendly Craft That Makes a Great Gift
Many people have bird feeders and bird baths that they hope will attract fine feathered friends to their yard. Learn how to make a nesting ball using various natural fibers to welcome birds to your home while helping them build theirs.
Fun With Dried Lavender Flowers: Craft Ideas and Recipes
Lavender is a wonder herb with many uses. The essential oil is a popular product used in aromatherapy and the dried lavender flowers are used in craft items and culinary preparations. If you love lavender flavours, check out some of these lavender recipes.
How to Find and Preserve Sand Dollars for Use in Crafts
Learn where to find sand dollars and how you can preserve and harden them for use in craft projects.
Making Japanese Hikaru Dorodango: Polished Dirt or Mud Balls
Learn about the art of polished dirt balls, also known as hikaru dorodango. Subtle and cerebral meets getting-your-hands-dirty fun! This is easy, if you balance skill and patience.
Make Your Own Instrument: Pan Pipes
Pan pipes are instruments that date far back into history, even figuring into the mythological story of Pan. The pipe is often used in folk music, providing a harmonica-like flute sound. The traditional panpipe has about ten pipes, but it will be...