Posts Tagged ‘tutorial’

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 […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make DIY JUMBO Lawn Dice

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make these spectacular JUMBO lawn dice! Whip up all sorts of jumbo lawn games for summer BBQs, graduation parties and for dad for Father’s Day!

Tute Tuesday: Fold Out ATC

Turn old junkmail into a one of a kind Fold Out ATC with this awesome tutorial from one of Craftster’s newest members, xxmazenxx. You do not need to be a master at paper folding to following along and create fun and unique miniature pieces of art. It is a great way to reuse and recycle […]

Tute Tuesday: Fried Marbles

Even though we are in the dead of winter, that’s no excuse not to plan for sunshine and warmer temps. One way to beat those winter blues is to create a beautiful suncatcher by frying marbles. What? Fried Marbles? Craftster member allyinthevalley shares her tips and tutorial for frying marbles (hint, they aren’t really fried) […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Crackle Paint Pillows

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to create super fun crackle paint pillows. Try mixing paint colors to create an ombre or rainbow effect with your crackle!

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Embroidery Hoop Plates

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make beautiful embroidery hoop plates to decorate your home.

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Bath Truffles

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to whip up beautiful bath truffles!

@Home This Weekend: DIY Lampshade

This weekend, remake a lampshade using this great tutorial by blupaisan. She included lots of photos and step by step instructions. Her lampshade features a kitty, but yours could be any theme you choose. What a bright idea!

@Home This Weekend: Draft Dodger

This weekend, look ahead to winter weather. Concerned about cold winds whipping into your home? No worries; you’ve got time to make some draft dodgers, perfect for keeping icy wind from sneaking in at the bottom of your door. Use the comprehensive tutorial by jungrrl, and don’t fear the oncoming cold! 

Spotlight on: Cold Process Soap Making

With gift giving times ahead, I know we all like to try new things. Well, I wanted to really push myself to something I’ve never done. Soap making! I know, crazy right? Actually as soap making processes go cold process soap (commonly referred to as CPS or CP), is one of the easier more straight […]

Tute Tuesday: Rustic Fabric Pumpkins

Fall is here! I am so excited! Leaves falling, sweaters, and pumpkins! I love everything pumpkin and these Rustic Fabric Pumpkins by Phizzychick are no exception. This tutorial is easy to follow and would be a great project to do with kids. These little pumpkins are a perfect treat for school, church or Halloween parties. […]

Tute Tuesday: Sandwich Wrap

I take my lunch to work every day and every day I add more and more plastic to the landfills with those disposal plastic sandwich bags. Melladh feels my pain and created this very clever tutorial for reusable Sandwich Wraps. By using waterproof tablecloth fabric, she creates these one of a kind wraps for your […]

Spotlight on: Quilling

During the summer when we travel it is always nice to have crafts we can take with us. Quilling is something that is easy to carry, lightweight and can be done anywhere. In the car, on a plane, on the beach, on a rainy day, etc. What is quilling you ask? Quilling is simply the […]

Spotlight on: Art Dolls

Lately I’ve been stalking swaps on Craftster that are for art dolls. Now keep in mind I am not a doll type person, though I appreciate the reason some collect dolls. With that said…art dolls are right up my alley. Art dolls are one of a kind pieces of art, not at all intended to […]

Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding

Once upon a time there was a Craftsterer named HSG. She wanted to create her own art journal, but had no clue where to begin. What to do she thought? I know! The Craftster tutorial portal! If you can dream it, we can show you how to make it. Everything from cooking to woodworking, there […]