Art Journal 101

Art Journal 101

Today on my Craft Table -I am exploring the process of making an Art Journal : An art journal is a visual diary; it combines elements of writing, drawing, painting, collage, and even printmaking to express yourself. What you need: art journal book ( Can be any kind of books ) Paint – acrylic and/or watercolor are good [...]

My Craft Table * Spring

My Craft Table * Spring

This Friday on my craft table -I bring you flowers. That will bloom year round made from paper...... Lisa You will need –  Cupcake liners ( different sizes) printed paper or book pagesscrapbook paper GlueGlitter/sequins Scissors (optional)sticks or pipe cleaners ( something for stems )Pom Poms Decorating pens, paint or pencils I used this basic [...]

St Patrick Day

St Patrick Day

On my Craft Table I am going Green : Kids crafts: Draw out a shamrock shape -add glue and green paper scraps to fill in shape. Trim around the edges. What does a shamrock symbolize?The word shamrock comes from the Gaelic word Seamrog, meaning “little clover”. ... Patrick used the shamrock to explain the holy trinity with each leaf representing [...]

Leap Year Crafts * Frogs

Leap Year Crafts * Frogs

Tomorrow is the 29th of February ending and exciting month. Today on My Crafts Table : Cute Leap Day Crafts . Paper plate Frog : Take a basic white paper plate and fold in half. Paint green or use makers for the frog. Cut out eyes and tongue . My small fold over green Frog [...]

My Craft Table * Masks

My Craft Table * Masks

Today I am celebrating Mardi Gras crafts and decorations : What is the purpose of Mardi Gras masks?Masks are an integral part of Mardi Gras culture. During early Mardi Gras celebrations hundreds of years ago, masks were a way for their wearers to escape class constraints and social demands. Mask wearers could mingle with people of all different classes and could be whomever they [...]

Gifts of the Heart

Gifts of the Heart

Happy Valentine ! On my Craft table I have a few quick gifts to share with you : Heart Hand Lotion Recipe : The bees wax will keep them solid until they melt from the heat of your hands. Lisa 1/3 Cup Coconut oil 1/3 Cup Cocoa butter or Shea Butter (flexible, use a combo of whatever [...]