Posts Tagged ‘mosaic’

April Showers!

Where I live, we’ve been experiencing endless rain since the beginning of the month. If what they say is true, and April showers bring May flowers, we’re in for a glorious spring! Here are some brightly colored rain-inspired crafts that will cheer you up, even in the darkest of rainy days.  I love this pink […]

Fanciful Bird Houses for Your Feathered Friends

Spring is really trying hard to take hold near me, and every day I hear and see more birds. They’re all going to need somewhere to live, right? Here are some beautiful bird houses that will fill your garden with color.   What bird wouldn’t want to live in a beautiful mosaic house? schizo319 used […]

Tute Tuesday: Reverse Mosaic Method

Crafting with glass has always fascinated me. The final outcome is so beautiful and yet the process, quite frankly, seems a little overwhelming. Joby560 shows us the Reverse Method for making mosaics. This technique is perfect for beginners and for teaching children how to work with glass. Want more glass related projects? Check out the […]

May 9, 2012 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by sweet4ever. We hope you enjoy them! Needle Felted Fox in the Woods pillow on […]

Home Sweet Home: Mosaic Suitcase Table

tatobuggy7 transformed an old suitcase into a fun and colorful table with just a few steps. Using paint chips and Elmer’s Glue, she embellished the suitcase with a mosaic-like pattern to make it quite a conversation piece. Check out her tutorial to make one for yourself! To see this project on Craftster click here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=195750.0 […]

Watch a Mosaic Being Created, Tile by Tile: How to Make a Mosaic

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… Minnesota Public Radio’s Marianne Coombs followed artist Tara Nielson as she created a mosaic at Mosaic on a Stick, in St. Paul, MN. She filmed as Tara placed each tile, and this clip is the high-speed result. You can watch the mosaic come together as if by magic! MPR […]

Craftster Crush: HSG

This month, our Craftster Crush is HSG! When you think of HSG, you might automatically think of all of the gorgeous mosaic creations she’s shared with us. At second glance, though, you realize that she’s a woman of many, many talents! She’s shared so many of her crafts with us here on Craftster, how could […]

Manic Monday: Simpsons Mosaic Table

Not only is this mosaic amazing but the creator, redflag, shares some awesome tips for making mosaics on the cheap. For example, in this project she used a $3.00 table from a secondhand store. And for the mosaic pieces she smashed up freebie leftovers from the local home improvement store. She couldn’t find just the […]