Category Archives: Video Tutorial

How to make pretty Pomanders five different ways

Whether you’re looking for DIY wedding decorations, or you simply need a little springtime in your life (yes, please!), I’m sharing a video tutorial today that’s all about DIY Pomanders. You can make Pomanders with tulle, tissue paper, cupcake liners, … Continue reading

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Have you watched our “5 Ornaments in 5 Minutes” video?

In just five minutes, you can learn how to make five different Christmas ornaments in our video “5 Ornaments in 5 Minutes”. I think we have a hit on our hands – I recently learned that the video has been … Continue reading

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DIY your choice of two Peppermint Candy Christmas Wreaths

One of my daughter’s favorite Christmas songs is a “Hard Candy Christmas,” sung by Dolly Parton. (For the record, she’d like you to know that she is not a Justin Bieber fan). I don’t know if “Hard Candy Christmas” is … Continue reading

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A craft the kids will love: How to make a Mud Monster!

Before you say “I’m not letting my kids play in mud,” hear me out. These little Mud Monsters by Kathleen George have a lot going for them. First, they’re a kid-tested craft – Kathleen used this project in her kid’s … Continue reading

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A Valentine’s Day Craft: Make a Sweetheart Button Wreath

Here’s one of my favorite Valentine’s Day crafts – this sweet, heart-shaped button wreath designed by Patty Schaffer.  Patty designed this for us for our Styrofoam Crafts YouTube Channel, and Candie Cooper recreated it on air. (How lucky am I … Continue reading

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Deck your halls in minutes with DIY holiday wall art

In a lot less time than it takes Santa to deliver his sack of toys, you can make and hang new wall art with time leftover to throw a holiday party. In fact, your DIY wall art might be done … Continue reading

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More ornament ideas: How to make Pineapple (or Pinecone) Ornaments

Have you ever made Pineapple Ornaments?  Or perhaps you call them Pinecone Ornaments? I’ve seen them called by both names, and I think the only difference between the two is how you hang them.  When you hang the ornament with the … Continue reading

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A video tutorial: 5 Christmas ornaments in 5 minutes!

Thank you for helping me plan our Christmas craft line up. You asked for inspiration to make Christmas ornaments, holiday topiaries, and of course, Christmas wreaths. (Jeannie won our prize package; please contact me with your mailing address.) We’ll start … Continue reading

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More Home Décor Tips: A Video Tutorial for DIY Wall Art

Whoa, we had an overwhelming response to our DIY Wall Art feature last Friday. Seems everyone is looking for cheap and easy ways to refurbish their homes, and wall art made with scrapbook paper and foam is just that. (It’s one … Continue reading

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Summer Craft Boredom Buster: Tune in our Tutorial to Make Four Rockin’ Robot Crafts

Alas, this is our last summer boredom buster craft – and it’s a fun one! Our Rockin’ Robots are an exercise in creativity and repurposing – put the kids in charge of gathering materials they can use to “wire up” … Continue reading

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