Crafts

  • African Crafts
    Various important holidays, unique to the African community, are celebrated in addition to other national holidays. These include Kwanzaa, which lasts from December 26 to January 1 and in no way subst....
  • Crystal Beads
    Did you ever wonder why crystal sparkles and reflect colors so much more than plain glass? It's because crystal adds lead oxide, which allows the glass to refract light. It also makes crystal heavie....
  • Lacing Crafts
    By the time children get to preschool, they’ve probably had lacing toys to play with at home. Oversize toy boots and lacing board designs teach hand and eye coordination, eliciting their share ....
  • Silver Wire
    There are three factors to consider when choosing silver wire for your beading project. These factors are hardness, shape and size. Here is a simple guide to help you choose the best wire for your n....
  • Crochet Baby Sweater Patterns
    Crochet is great for a lot of different types of clothing, but I personally think crochet baby sweater patterns are among the sweetest. My favorite are crochet baby sweater patterns that come with ma....
  • Scrapbooking Stores
    Scrapbooking stores can mean death to my wallet. I love these stores. It's nothing but scrapbooking supplies and people who have a passion for making scrapbooks. There are inspirational ideas all a....
  • Scrapbooking Tips
    No matter how advanced of a scrapbooker you are, you are probably always looking for scrapbooking tips. In fact, the best of the best want to be continually updated on tips. Tips keep you fired up. ....
  • Alphabet Beads
    Alphabet beads, also known as letter beads, are available in a variety of shapes and materials. The most common shape is the block or rounded block, but oval and heart shapes can also be found. Mate....
  • Foam Craft Kits
    Foam craft kits and supplies are a very welcome addition to the arts and crafts world. While geared toward children, adults have a hard time resisting them. The shapes are fun, being available for all....
  • Czech Glass Beads
    Glass beads from the Czech Republic often form the basis of a beader's collection. That's because they come in a stupendous array of shapes, sizes, colors and designs, and offer high quality for a re....