Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Bamboo Project Bag

That’s it! Reality has gotten to me. I need a break. A little vacation at the beach. I need to feel the sun on my face, the waves tickling me toes. Of course I am going to do a little crafting while relaxing on the shore. Nofury’s tutorial for a Bamboo Project Bag is the […]

Meatless Monday: Spicy Tempeh Salad on Toast

Tired of the same boring lunch day after day? Why not spice it up with Kala’s recipe for Spicy Tempeh Salad on Toast. This tasty treat is a perfect alternative to egg salad. It is packed full of flavor! Make it the night before and save yourself a little time in the morning. You can […]

Tute Tuesday: Double Looped Dog Tug

Pets are amazing. They bring us so much joy and happiness. Why not return the favor with a new toy? Craftster member Smeddley shares her tutorial for a Double Looped Dog Tug. Your precious pup doesn’t need to be monster size to enjoy this toy. You can make them smaller for the little guys. Don’t […]

Meatless Monday: Vegetable Lasagna

Wanna know what’s good? Cheese and veggies swimming around together in a deep dish of tomato sauce. It really doesn’t get any better. Craftster member Spaceradish agrees with me. Their recipe for Vegetable Lasagna is over the top tasty. This colorful dish uses fresh veggies like peppers, spinach, mushrooms and a variety of squash. Why […]

Tute Tuesday: Pipe Cleaner Mice

Looking for the perfect pet? This little guy doesn’t eat much, he can fit in your pocket and can play an musical instrument. Pottermouth shares her tutorial for Pipe Cleaner Mice that is easy to follow. It is the perfect rainy day activity for kids of all ages. Watch out! Once you have the steps […]

Meatless Monday: Salsa Verde

Sometimes you need a little snack to help you get through the day. Instead of plugging the vending machine with quarters, why not enjoy homemade Salsa Verde and Chips! Craftewoman shares her recipe for Salsa Verde that is made with fresh ingredients and can be eaten as a snack or added as a topping for […]

Tute Tuesday: Pixi Book Bag

Whether you know them as Pixi or Little Golden Books, there is no doubt that you read them as a child. These books have stood the test of time and are past down from generation to generation. Craftster member KosmicGirl shares her tutorial for a Pixi Book Bag that can accommodate up to 10 books. […]

Meatless Monday: Ricotta Biscuits with Fresh Herbs

You have prepared the perfect meal but something is missing. You need a little side to kick the entree up a notch. Instead of serving the same boring roll, why not make up a batch up Ricotta Biscuits with Fresh Herbs. Craftster member Acadian Driftwood shares their recipe for these little gems that will compliment […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Faux Chocolate Easter Eggs

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make faux chocolate Easter eggs! These not-so-tasty creations make great decor for Spring and gifts for holiday baskets, too!

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 […]