Posts Tagged ‘matchbox’

March 21, 2018 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! Scarf from 2 shirts with tutorial by Roethke […]

More Amazing Matchboxes

In last week’s “Matchbox Mania” article, I showed you some beautifully decorated matchboxes, with the promise of showing you even more amazing matchboxes this week. Here’s a collection of projects that used the matchboxes as mere starting points; these Craftsters were truly thinking “outside the box”. Chicken feet! cackle perched her matchbox up on chicken […]

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. […]

Spotlight on: Art Shrines

Most of us are probably familiar with what a shrine is, but what about an art shrine? Art shrines are art tributes to a person, place, theme or idea. They’re usually three dimensional, but can also be flat. If you look in the Craftster tag cloud you’ll find shrine is pretty popular in these parts! […]

Tute Tuesday: Matchbox Suitcase

There are days when I need a vacation…a nice tropical island…maybe Paris. Well, I can’t make it to my tropical island or see the Eiffle Tower just yet, but I can make these clever Matchbox Suitcases to satisfy my jetsetting bug.  Kimbles shows us how to create these adorable miniature suitcases out of matchboxes with […]

Craftster Crush: suereal

This month, our Craftster Crush is suereal! Suereal somehow consistently makes monsters that are both completely weird and completely adorable and endearing, a very difficult mix to get right! And I can’t tell you how many comments I’ve seen talking about how awesome suereal is. That she’s nice, sweet, funny, a great crafter… She really […]