Crafts

  • Beading Wire
    The type of wire you will use for beading projects depends entirely on what you want to do. You would need a different wire to make a bracelet, for instance, than you would if you were going to do a ....
  • Patriotic Crafts
    Patriotic windsock kites with the national flag, and red, white and blue streamers, can be tied to a porch or a garden pole at any time of year, but look especially colorful on national holidays. Smal....
  • Jewelry Findings
    The term "findings" refers to all the little things you need to make jewelry except for the beads themselves and your stringing material. Clasps, crimp beads, earring wires, eyepins and headpins are ....
  • Knitting Instructions
    Knitting has become extremely popular with young women in recent years, resulting in knitting instructions and knitting sites all over the Internet. By going online, you can find private knitting ins....
  • Crochet Sweater Patterns
    Crochet sweater patterns come in a huge variety. If you know anything about crochet, this is just what you'd expect. Crochet is perhaps the most versatile of all the crafts. There are crochet patte....
  • Scrapbooking Borders
    Scrapbooking borders can be the perfect things to tie a page together. They put the finishing look on a page. Get the borders right, and you have a beautiful thing. Get the borders wrong, and the w....
  • Scrapbook Making
    For those who are avid scrapbookers, you know that scrapbook making is almost a form of meditation. It's a wonderful way to use creative energy, express yourself and preserve important memories. Yes....
  • Nature Crafts
    At one time, I would never have thought my neighbor's after-season grapevine could be put to good use. Truly a vine "that runneth over a wall" and completely along two concrete block walls around our ....
  • Cat's Eye Beads
    Cat's eye beads can either be made of natural minerals or manufactured glass. They are called "cat's eye" because they have a band of shinier material running through the middle, which reflects light....
  • Halloween Crafts
    Halloween is a holiday of the night, when jack o' lanterns carved from pumpkins--and lit by candles inside--chase away evil spirits. Scary clothes and disguises are intended to frighten people into gi....