Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Mini Cork Board

Is your memory a little fuzzy? Do you have to write everything down and keep it in plain sight? You are not alone. LimeRiot’s tutorial for a Mini Cork Board is the perfect craft for those of us who might need a little help remembering our appointments. You can also use the cork board for […]

Meatless Monday: Italian Stew

Hey! Can someone tell Mother Nature that it is spring. Old man winter has overstayed his welcome. Oh well, what are you going to do? Make Italian Stew and craft the dreary day away! Craftster member JessicaH shares her recipe for easy Italian Stew using chickpeas, tomatoes, spinach and other tasty veggies and spices. Throw […]

Tute Tuesday: Chandelier Earrings

Looking for an update to your spring wardrobe? Dress up that outfit with one of a kind Chandelier Earrings. Craftster member Rckfella shares her in depth tutorial for making this fun and fancy piece of jewelry. In the time it takes you to binge watch your favorite show, you can have a funky pair of […]

Meatless Monday: Beet Greens Penne with Sweet Peppers, Capers and Pine Nuts

Beets…not a fan at all. There is not one recipe out there that will change my mind. While the other members of my family absolutely love beets, the mere thought of them makes me run the other way in terror. What’s a girl to do? Craftster member Playinghooky has the perfect solution that will make […]

Tute Tuesday: Crochet Cherry Pie

Let the crafty celebration of Pi Day begin! Craftster member Pseudoscorpion shares their tutorial for Crochet Cherry Pie. If cherry isn’t your thing, you can make blueberry, lingon berry or peach pie by just switching up the yarn. Create a whole meal for the little ones to play with. If you are trying to watch […]

Meatless Monday: Naan

I will admit it, I am intimidated by making bread. My mind just goes into a fog when I think about all the work that goes into make it. Craftster member MissingWillow is about to change my outlook on the whole bread making sitatuion with her recipe for Naan. This traditional Indian flatbread is great […]

Tute Tuesday: Nintendo Controller Case

Raise your hand if you stood outside at midnight to get the new Nintendo gaming console. I see a few hands raised! Show off your geeky pride and protect that new investment with rosered’s tutorial for a Nintendo Controller Case. While this tutorial is specifically for a Nintendo DS, you can alter the dimensions to […]

Meatless Monday: Three C Soup

Someone needs to remind Mother Nature that is is March! I am freezing my buns off! I need something to warm me up. Craftster member Acadian Driftwood shares her recipe for a Three C Soup that is not only delicious but also super easy to make. The recipe is enough for dinner and leftovers for […]

Tute Tuesday: French Inspired Dual Action Skirt

Shake off those winter blues! It is time to pack those bulky sweaters away for the season and start thinking of fun spring clothes. KScline has the perfect outfit to celebrate the change of season with her tutorial for a French Inspired Dual Action Skirt. You can wear this skirt down for work and then […]

Meatless Monday: Homemade Hummus and Tzatziki Sauce

Looking for a midnight snack that is both delicious and nutritious? Craftster member MareMare has the perfect dish for you! Homemade Hummus and Tzatziki Sauce is so much easier to make than you think; just a few ingredients whipped together in a matter of minutes. Don’t wait till midnight to enjoy this tasty treat. Serve […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Floating Teacups

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make FLOATING teacups! These lovelies make great centerpieces for Easter, Mother’s Day surprises and housewarming gifts! You can use flowers, candy, pearls, gemstones — whatever you desire!

Tute Tuesday: Ballet Flats

You have the perfect outfit. The only thing missing are the shoes. You just can’t seem to find a style that fits. Don’t spend your day at the mall, instead spend it making Ballet Flats! Crafting shoes is much easier than you thought thanks to a tutorial from Craftster member iheartohmy. Using a few simple […]

Meatless Monday: Vegan Chili

I am looking out my window at a very wet, cold, grey day. Why does winter have to be so mean? This kind of day makes me want to stay inside, curl up, do a little crafting and make a big pot of homemade Vegan Chili. Craftster member white_lilyblossom shares her recipe for a quick […]

Tute Tuesday: Coffee Filter Roses

You just realized that it is Valentine’s Day. EEEK! How could you have spaced out the love fest? Instead of spending a ton of money on flowers that might last a week, why not shower your sweetie with Coffee Filter Roses. Craftster member SarahJSaturday shares her tutorial for these easy and inexpensive flowers that not […]

Meatless Monday: Zucchini Fettuccine with Spinach Sauce

Looking for a new twist for your zucchini noodles? Tired of the same marinara sauce? Take those noodles to a new level with Craftster member Mantis’ recipe for Zucchini Fettuccine with Spinach Sauce. This dish is not only tasty but also good for you! You can serve it hot or cold and takes no time […]