Tag Archives: Styrofoam

How to make a Springtime, Paper Clay Bunny

My apologies to today’s Springtime, Paper Clay Bunny. He’s part of the new blog header, over on the left-hand side, but an unfortunate crop cut off his cute little head (fortunately, he didn’t suffer the same slight over on Facebook, where … Continue reading

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How to make a spring chick from paper clay

As promised, I have another spring craft idea today – a spring chick made from paper clay. Paper clay is a flexible, air-dry clay that you can easily roll and mold to create endless designs. Once it dries, it’s very … Continue reading

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More spring craft ideas: A Needle Felted Easter Chick

How do you like the new Easter header? It’s snowing as I write this, but we all know that spring and Easter are right around the corner, hooray! In today’s tutorial, I’ll share how to DIY the Needle Felted Easter … Continue reading

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Think spring with a glittering bunny topiary

It’s cold out there! The bunny who lives in the backyard hasn’t been seen in weeks, and the dog dashes out and back inside as fast as he can. How sweet it would be to see a little sign of … Continue reading

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Celebrating Mardi Gras with DIY decorations

Mardi Gras is next week, and here’s what’s on my craft table today. I’m wrapping up a few super-easy craft ideas for a fun Mardi Gras celebration, and I’ll share them with you tomorrow. Today I have several DIY Mardi … Continue reading

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A children’s craft to celebrate the Chinese New Year

Doesn’t a year of peace and harmony sound appealing? The Chinese New Year begins on February 19, and according to the Chinese zodiac, it will be the Year of the Sheep, and a year of calm. Whether you’re looking for … Continue reading

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20+ favorite Valentine’s Day craft ideas (& a giveaway!)

Today I have some things old, some things new, some things borrowed, and lots of things pink & red. I have charming Valentine’s Day crafts from around the blogosphere, and a few favorites from here on Crafts ‘n Coffee, too. … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes at a craft blog photo shoot

Have you noticed the fresh, new headers on Crafts ‘n Coffee and on our Facebook page? I am excited about this update, and thought I’d share how it all came together. Dina from Studio Rossi is the amazing photographer whose … Continue reading

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How to make a Button Heart Mosaic

This Valentine’s Day Button Heart Mosaic is so pretty, you’ll be tempted to display it year-round. Patty Schaffer created this beautiful button mosaic with creamy white buttons in all different sizes. She then mixed in a little lux with flashes … Continue reading

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Dreaming of penguin crafts? Here’s how to DIY your own

Did you know that today is Penguin Awareness Day? Which is all the reason I need to feature an adorable penguin craft. Not that I need a reason – just about any day is a good day to make a … Continue reading

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