Posts Tagged ‘harry potter’

Happy Birthday, Harry!

The Harry Potter series debuted 20 years ago yesterday, and what a wild ride. So many people have loved the series, and so many Craftsters have been inspired by it. In fact, sweets4ever has just compiled all the Harry Potter project here, and it numbers over 1,000! To which house do you belong? If you […]

@Home This Weekend: Wonderful Walls

This weekend, paint a mural on your wall! patty_o_furniture decorated her wall with this awesome Harry Potter scene, done in silhouettes. It’s perfect for a media room, or any room that needs a touch of magic! Save Save

Tute Tuesday: Harry Potter Board Game

Calling all Harry Potter fans! Have I got a great game for you! Craftster member Abbeeroad shares her tutorial for a Harry Potter Board Game that will wow even the most diehard fan. This game can be played anywhere so grab your favorite muggle and head to the park for hours of endless fun. Just […]

@Home This Weekend: Weasley Time!

This weekend, paint a Harry Potter-themed clock, and you’ll always know what Weasley time it is! fatewineroses created this magical clock for a swap partner. Where should you be now: work? home? Quiditch? Time will tell!

@Home This Weekend: Expecto Patronum Night Light!

This weekend, create a magical Harry Potter inspired night light. Using slices of geodes she found online, Mistress Jennie created this Patronus which will bring light and magic into any room. Enchanting!

Tute Tuesday: Mandrake Ornament

Attention all Harry Potter fans! Looking for someone to keep you company at work or school? Why not make your own Mandrake! Sure, he’s a little grumpy, but he’s a great conversationalist. Pottermouth once again wows us with her tutorial for making your very own Mandrake ornament. This tutorial is so in depth, I think […]

A Very Merry (Harry) Christmas

Christmas is a magical time, and who knows more about magic than Harry Potter and the gang at Hogwarts? Whether you want a full Harry Potter themed tree or just a little touch of magical enchantment, here are a few very merry Harry themed decorations. This Teesha Moore-inspired patchwork tree skirt is all things Harry! […]

Matchbox Mania!

They say that good things come in small packages, and after you see these wonderful altered matchboxes, I think you’ll agree! I’ve featured the outsides here; you’ll have to click on the links to see all the goodies each of these Craftsters was able to fit inside. First off, there’s this sweet little Valentine matchbox. […]

Bibliocrafting: Amigurumi

What is more fun than having an amigurumi version of your favorite book characters? Not much, that’s for sure. Angry Angel made this cute little Frodo ami (and, as a bonus for Whovians, there’s also a Rory the Roman ami in the same post!) Amapoet made a wee little Harry Potter amigurumi, complete with glasses […]

Bibliocrafting: Book Hoops

Embroidered hoops are a great way to display a favorite book, whether you use a quotation, a scene, a symbol, or a general statement about books. Check out some of the ways our Craftsters have immortalized books in the medium of hoops: Bastet_blue embroidered this beaded Smaug hoop, with a bit of very good advice […]

Bibliocrafting: Wear Your Books

People who love books want the world to know about it. What better way to tell them than to – literally – wear your books on your sleeve… or other pieces of clothing? Witwitherwilt is a writer who wanted to do something extra-special to a book festival to promote her own book. So she made […]

April 11, 2013 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 rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Bathroom Redo – Wall WIN! by imtheasian1 Choose […]

Gamer Wednesday: Harry Potter Board Game

This gorgeous set of woodburned game pieces by jennieingram is inspired by Harry Potter. The box contains lots of different kinds of pieces that you can use in all kinds of open source games for tons of fun! You can see the full thread here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=365641.0 You can see more great crafts by viewing the […]

February 13, 2013 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 rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Cute bustier top fron New Kids on the […]

Harry Potter Wizard Checkers

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger SevsOnlyGirl… I know that fans all over the world are lamenting the fact that we just saw the last half of the last Harry Potter movie! Well, never fear, HP crafting goes on! You can make your own set of Wizard Checkers to play in line while waiting for […]