The Boy purchased some dog harnesses that were marked X-SMALL for puppies and Toy dogs. It turned out that the puppies are more like XX-SMALL. The problem was that the store didn’t sell any XX-SMALL harnesses. There is a good chance that I’ll be taking them to their first vet visit and I was a [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Projects'
July 7th, 2011 · 4 Comments
December 15th, 2009 · 3 Comments
Billie stopped over yesterday afternoon and we did a quick holiday project. These sparkly balls are even prettier in person and really pretty easy to make. You take a clear glass ball and remove the cap. Then you squirt in some dye ink and add a small splash of water. I’m not giving you amounts [...]
August 14th, 2009 · 3 Comments
I’m going to tell you how to make a quick and easy mini book from 3 X 5 index cards. It’s so ridiculously easy that I should be embarrassed about devoting an entire post to this project. But I’m not, embarrassed that is, because I’ve been hard up for posts lately and this beats the [...]
September 29th, 2008 · 19 Comments
This is the easiest way to make the Neverending Card that I know. It does give you a few extra score lines that you don’t really need but it makes learning the card a lot simpler so I think it is a good trade off for your first attempt. At the end I’ll point out [...]
April 16th, 2008 · 2 Comments
I’ve known for quite some time that acrylic medium can be used to make image transfers but my mind never took this to the next logical step… acrylic paint. Recently I was poking around YouTube and found this video of Claudine Hellmuth using Ranger’s paints as a transfer medium. It was another of my “DUH!” [...]
April 10th, 2008 · 3 Comments
Suzanne at Mom to 2 Boys has made an adorable ATC with a music theme. She is so clever! Wait till you see how she made the record player.