DIY: Happy Birthday Banner

Hi everyone! I have a super easy, birthday project to share with you today! It's my roommate's birthday this week, so I made a birthday banner to hang in our apartment to celebrate! Supplies: 4.5 by 6.5 Cardstock Scrapbooking Paper Ribbon Acrylic Paint (I recommend metallic!) Paintbrush Scissors Pencil Scotch Tape Hole Punch Something Angled … Continue reading DIY: Happy Birthday Banner

DIY Hand Embroidery Motif – Hot Air Balloon

Hi everyone! I have a pretty, little embroidery tutorial to share with you today! Supplies: Embroidery hoop Embroidery floss Fabric (mine is from Joann's) Needle Scissors Pencil DMC Floss Color: 4180 - variegated pink I found this cute hot air balloon motif on Pinterest.  You can find it here! After printing off the motif, trace … Continue reading DIY Hand Embroidery Motif – Hot Air Balloon

DIY – How To Paint an Ikat Canvas

Hi everyone! I have a quick and easy painting tutorial to share with you today! Supplies: Canvas Flat paint brush Martha Stewart Crafts Pearl Acrylic Paint Martha Stewart Crafts Metallic Acrylic Paint Martha Stewart Crafts Pearl Acrylic Paint Hummingbird Twilight Blue Mother of Pearl Martha Stewart Crafts Metallic Acrylic Paint Sterling Start with the blue, … Continue reading DIY – How To Paint an Ikat Canvas

How To – Carve a Rubber Stamp

Hi everyone! My cousin gave me a stamp carving kit for Christmas, and I'm finally getting around to using it! Box Contents: Design templates Transfer sheet Pencil Block with carvable rubber sides Wooden handle with five gouges Ink pad There are lots of fun designs to choose from! As you might've guessed, I love bows, … Continue reading How To – Carve a Rubber Stamp

DIY Shabby Chic Hanging Chalkboard Tutorial

Hi everyone! I'm sure some of you are getting tired of my embroidery tutorials, so I have something else to share with you today! Supplies: Wooden plaque (I got mine at Jo-Ann Fabrics) Chalkboard paint Burlap ribbon Paintbrush Needle Thread Staple gun Hot glue gun Scotch tape Start by painting your plaque. While the paint … Continue reading DIY Shabby Chic Hanging Chalkboard Tutorial

Another Hydrangea Painting!

Hi everyone!I loved my first hydrangea painting so much that I decided to make another one!I won't bore you by repeating the same instructions as before!!For my original tutorial on painting hydrangeas, follow this link.Martha Stewart Crafts Acrylic PaintPoodle SkirtBubblegumWild SalmonGreen CurryScottish HighlandsHere are some pictures for you to follow! I really love my color choices … Continue reading Another Hydrangea Painting!

Easy Lilac Painting!

Hi everyone!! I have another painting tutorial to share with you!! Today, we will be painting lilacs! It's a pretty simple painting, so let's get started! Supplies: Canvas Acrylic Paint Paint brushes (filbert, detail brush, and scruffy brush) Pencil Marta Stewart Crafts Acrylic Paint Hydrangea Purple Heliotrope Pesto Scottish Highlands Folk Art Acrylic Paint Purple … Continue reading Easy Lilac Painting!

Easy Flower Painting!!

Hi everyone! I've become very interested in painting in the last few weeks, so I've decided to share one of my projects with you! Here's a bouquet of pink flowers I painted last night. Supplies: Canvas Acrylic paint Paint brushes (a large and medium flat brush, small filbert (not pictured), and two small detail brushes) … Continue reading Easy Flower Painting!!