Author Archives: Quinn

Playing Card Ornaments

{Check out more ideas for using those extra playing cards at the source, link below. Said link has more links to a variety of cool things. Might post some here too. Really, how many pikachu and oddish could you NEED

Playing Card Ornaments

{Check out more ideas for using those extra playing cards at the source, link below. Said link has more links to a variety of cool things. Might post some here too. Really, how many pikachu and oddish could you NEED

Photoshop Rounded Squares 9×9

Save this:     Then edit your picture and drag it on top of the texture, like this:     Then, right click on your picture and select “create clipping mask”     then save your picture as a .png &

Photoshop Rounded Squares 9×9

Save this:     Then edit your picture and drag it on top of the texture, like this:     Then, right click on your picture and select “create clipping mask”     then save your picture as a .png &

onion eggs

Onion Eggs

Here are some easter eggs, dyed using a technique my mum taught me.You place a pretty leaf or flower on a blown egg, cover it with a piece of stocking and secure it with a rubber band so that the

onion eggs

Onion Eggs

Here are some easter eggs, dyed using a technique my mum taught me.You place a pretty leaf or flower on a blown egg, cover it with a piece of stocking and secure it with a rubber band so that the

nutella bars

Chewy Nutella & Oatmeal Bars

  Ingredients: 1 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened 1 cup (packed) brown sugar 1 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 3 cups old-fashioned rolled

nutella bars

Chewy Nutella & Oatmeal Bars

  Ingredients: 1 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened 1 cup (packed) brown sugar 1 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 3 cups old-fashioned rolled

Eggs

Patterned Easter Eggs

{…} I started with patterned hosiery, wrapping squares of it around eggs, then securing it with a rubber band in the back and dipping it into a dye bath. I was surprised at how clearly the intricate designs showed up

Eggs

Patterned Easter Eggs

{…} I started with patterned hosiery, wrapping squares of it around eggs, then securing it with a rubber band in the back and dipping it into a dye bath. I was surprised at how clearly the intricate designs showed up

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DIY Jenga Keychain

{…} Here’s what you’ll need:- Wooden blocks – Decorative paper (scrapbook page, map, sheet music, pretty wrapping paper, pages of a book, ect…) – Screw eye – Key ring – Round nose pliers – Mod Podge – Brush – Pencil

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DIY Jenga Keychain

{…} Here’s what you’ll need:- Wooden blocks – Decorative paper (scrapbook page, map, sheet music, pretty wrapping paper, pages of a book, ect…) – Screw eye – Key ring – Round nose pliers – Mod Podge – Brush – Pencil

kool eggs

Kool-Eggs

  In the 90s, I dyed my hair with Kool-Aid. Last year, I dyed yarn with Kool-Aid. And this year, we’re dyeing Easter eggs with Kool-Aid. I mean, why not? It smells fruity and awesome. It makes me nostalgic for hot summer

kool eggs

Kool-Eggs

  In the 90s, I dyed my hair with Kool-Aid. Last year, I dyed yarn with Kool-Aid. And this year, we’re dyeing Easter eggs with Kool-Aid. I mean, why not? It smells fruity and awesome. It makes me nostalgic for hot summer

Bloom-Baubles

Bloom Baubles

Please enjoy this free tutorial for Bloom Baubles from SAKYNA MagazineInspired by Japanese farmer Masanobu Fukuoka’s revival of the ancient Japanese cultivation use of nendo dango or earth balls, Bloom Baubles provide a nurturing and protective environment for seedlings. Instead of a

Bloom-Baubles

Bloom Baubles

Please enjoy this free tutorial for Bloom Baubles from SAKYNA MagazineInspired by Japanese farmer Masanobu Fukuoka’s revival of the ancient Japanese cultivation use of nendo dango or earth balls, Bloom Baubles provide a nurturing and protective environment for seedlings. Instead of a

lembas bread

Lembas Bread

Elvish Bread. One small bite is enough to fill a grown man! Minutes to Prepare: 15 Minutes to Cook: 15 Number of Servings: 10 – 12 Ingredients  2 1/2 cups of flour 1 tablespoon of baking powder 1/4 teaspoon of salt 8 tablespoons of cold

lembas bread

Lembas Bread

Elvish Bread. One small bite is enough to fill a grown man! Minutes to Prepare: 15 Minutes to Cook: 15 Number of Servings: 10 – 12 Ingredients  2 1/2 cups of flour 1 tablespoon of baking powder 1/4 teaspoon of salt 8 tablespoons of cold

Cards

Shaving Cream Marbling

What you’ll need: – 1 can shaving cream (the foamy white kind, not a gel type) {I STRONGLY recommend Barbasol, usually works great.} – 1 shallow dish or tray large enough for your paper – Colorant (You can use tempera, acrylic or

Cards

Shaving Cream Marbling

What you’ll need: – 1 can shaving cream (the foamy white kind, not a gel type) {I STRONGLY recommend Barbasol, usually works great.} – 1 shallow dish or tray large enough for your paper – Colorant (You can use tempera, acrylic or

Bowl

Etsy Papier-mâché Bowl

DIY: Etsy Papier-mâché Bowl Supplies: Balloon(s), Newspaper or Magazines Papier-mâché Glue or Modge Podge Paint or Sealant/Varnish Inflate the balloon, and glue one layer of newspaper strips to the balloon. Wait for it to dry completely and add another layer. I

Bowl

Etsy Papier-mâché Bowl

DIY: Etsy Papier-mâché Bowl Supplies: Balloon(s), Newspaper or Magazines Papier-mâché Glue or Modge Podge Paint or Sealant/Varnish Inflate the balloon, and glue one layer of newspaper strips to the balloon. Wait for it to dry completely and add another layer. I

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DIY Terrariums

Supplies: glass vase small plate pebbles soil moss small plant with shallow roots You can find a list of the best plants for terrariums here. Place some small stones or pebbles on the plates. Wet a handful of soil and place

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DIY Terrariums

Supplies: glass vase small plate pebbles soil moss small plant with shallow roots You can find a list of the best plants for terrariums here. Place some small stones or pebbles on the plates. Wet a handful of soil and place