The idea around making paper flowers came about when I was busy planning my daughter, Jaime’s, christening tea. I wanted something soft for decor on the table and came across this lovely idea in IDEAS magazine. Below is what they ended up looking like. I placed a few on the corner of the table and… Continue reading Paper Flowers
Has it happened to you that some days you just feel so uninspired with no ideas coming up and your creativity is non-existent? Well, that is quite normal. So, forget about that. Let’s move on and have a look at some tips which might help to get those creative juices flowing again. Pinterest – It… Continue reading How to boost your creativity!
I thought to share some ideas on Sharpie pens. They are a specific brand of markers. What makes them special is that they are bold and vibrant and gives a good, smooth coverage to any work. They come in various colors and are available at most stationary or art shops. Here are some ideas: Draw… Continue reading Sharpie pens
Hi There, Washi What?! That is what I said the first time I heard about it…and am I glad I did. What a find it was. It looks and feels like masking tape. It’s made from natural fibers, such as bamboo, hemp,but mostly from the bark of trees in Japan. The term Washi tape refers… Continue reading Washi What?!
Adult Colouring is increasing with popularity these days. They call it “the new stress reliever”. I absolutely love it! It takes time to complete a page, but the colours of the detail afterwards is really pretty. I use a combination of pencils (Faber-Castell is the best!), Sharpie pens and Felt tip pens (South Africans… Continue reading The New Craze!
Hi There, I’m sure most of you have tons of art pages at home from your kids? I’m going to share some tips with you today as to how you can display, cherish and (most importantly) keep your child’s’ art without having to throw them away. As a mommy, i get so excited end-… Continue reading What to do with your kids’ art?
You as fellow crafters reading this might relate to all or a few things in this post. I’m going to look into the mind of a crafter. Why do we do the things we do? Well, there is an explanation for everything… The Hoarder This made me want to start with “the other” name we… Continue reading The Mind of a Crafter