Posts Tagged ‘harry potter’

August 23, 2017 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! Livin’ la vida mushroom! by craftylittlemonkey Baby kitten […]

@Home This Weekend: Honeyduke’s Candy Cabinet

This weekend, make your home magical with Honeyduke’s candy cabinet, inspired by the Harry Potter series. Using an old cabinet desk, patty_o_furniture reconfigured the inside and painted it in bright colors. The cabinet even lights up when you open the doors to reveal all the treats inside. The jars are full of candies, and the […]

@Home This Weekend: Paint a Music Box!

This weekend, get out your paints and embellish a plain wooden box. patty_o_furniture got extra creative and painted a Hogwarts scene reminiscent of Van Gogh’s masterpiece “Starry Night”, and then added workings that play Hedwig’s theme. I think you’ll agree that this was a truly magical transformation.

July 26, 2017 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! Geeky bags by Kaoticat Harry Potter Starry Night […]

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 […]