Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: No Fail Fudge

Get a jump start on your holiday baking with cmarion3’s recipe for No Fail Fudge. The very thought of making candy scares the pants off of some. Keep your pants on and make delicious treats with this easy to follow tutorial. There is no way you can screw it up! If you are feeling adventurous; […]

Meatless Monday: Black Bean, Butternut and Spinach Skillet

Need a side dish to go with your tofurky this Thanksgiving? Why not give Acadian Driftwood’s recipe for Black Bean, Butternut and Spinach Skillet a try. This tasty dish is so easy to whip up and can be made in a matter of minutes. Not only is this recipe great for Thanksgiving, but also makes […]

Tute Tuesday: Edible Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Does anyone really want to sit at the kid’s table? It’s sticky! Let Craftster member StevenJames show you how to turn the table that no one wants to go near, to the spot where everyone will want to hang out, with their tutorial for an Edible Thanksgiving Centerpiece. This super easy centerpiece is fun for […]

Meatless Monday: Roasted Sweet Potato with Goat Cheese and Garlic Herb Oil

Looking for a little taste of comfort food without going overboard? Let Craftster member MareMare help you out with her delicious recipe for Roasted Sweet Potato with Goat Cheese and Garlic Herb Oil. While this recipe may sound over the top decadent and time consuming; it is neither. The dish is easy to whip up. […]

Tute Tuesday: Handmade Paper

Do you send out holiday cards? There is nothing better than getting a beautiful handmade card in the mail. Handmade is so much more than what people realize. It is giving a part of yourself. Share your love with those across the world with Handmade Paper holiday cards. Don’t be intimidated by making your own […]

Meatless Monday: Yummy Giant Puffball

Want to embrace your inner Alice in Wonderland? Why not tempt your tastebuds with a Yummy Giant Puffball? Blupaisan shares her tips and recipe for this delicious fungi that might just change your mind about mushrooms. Served as a “steak”, they take on any flavor that you will to mix it with. This recipe is […]

Tute Tuesday: Recycled Milk Jug Ghosts

It’s finally here! Halloween! Are you ready for trick or treaters? Make it easy for the little guys and ghouls to find their way to your doorstep with Recycled Milk Jug Ghosts. Craftster member CheyElizabeth shows you how to make your own little ghosties by using black paint, construction paper and milk jugs. If you […]

Meatless Monday: Pumpkin Beer Bread

Looking for a pumpkin bread that isn’t too sweet and will go great with soup? Check out Mistress Jennie’s recipe for Pumpkin Beer Bread. This tasty treat pairs perfectly with an earthy stew or a fall/winter salad. This is not your typical sweet bread. It has a low key sweetness to it that blends well […]

Tute Tuesday: Dessert Tray

Are you planning a Halloween party this weekend? Show off those tasty treats with a one of a kind skull Dessert Tray courtesy of ladypie’s tutorial. Using everyday household items, she shows you how to make a fun and festive tray that will the centerpiece of your Halloween treat table. Guys and ghouls will scream […]

Meatless Monday: Homemade Veggie Broth

What do you do with your leftover veggie scraps? Do you add them to your compost bin? Toss them in the garbage? Save those bits and pieces and let Craftster member Aunt Suzi show you how turn them into a Homemade Veggie Broth that you can use on its own or as a base for […]

Tute Tuesday: Mini Top Hat

Do you feel the need to get a little fancy? Want to dress up that boring outfit? Why not add some sass to your look with a Mini Top Hat. Craftster member DestinyA shares her tutorial for this delightful hat that is surprisingly easy to make and takes very little time. If you are feeling […]

Meatless Monday: Creamy Spinach and Potato Baked Eggs

Sometimes preparing a meal for everyone can be a daunting. You like spinach, your sweetie likes cheese and the kids, well, let’s not even get started on how difficult they can be. Craftster member Mistress Jennie shares her recipe for Creamy Spinach and Potato Baked Eggs that will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters. This […]

Tute Tuesday: Felt Owl Costume

Dressing up the little ones for Halloween can be a bit of a challenge. You want them to stay warm, but they want to look cool (or cute, or scary). Craftser member Manda2142 shares her tutorial for a Felt Owl Costume that will make both parents and kiddos happy. This costume is easy to create […]

Meatless Monday: Apple Chips

Have you ever gone apple picking? For so many of our Craftster peeps it is an annual fall ritual. I decided to give it a try this year. I planted a little columnar apple tree in my backyard and picked 8 whole apples! Whether it is 8 or 80 apples, you still need to do […]

Tute Tuesday: Reversible Trick-or-Treat Bag

Trick or treating is probably one of the most awesome things ever. You dress up, bang on someone’s door and then get candy or other treats. The only problem is how do you get all that loot home. Just say no to the random pillow case and yes to to h0p31355’s tutorial for a Reversible […]