Tag Archives: Painting projects

FREE LIQUID SOAP DISPENSER

Another long silence. I know. I am sorry to those who are interested in seeing more postings on my latest crafting. Truth is, I am sharing a computer with another family member right now and since this blog is a … Continue reading

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CARDBOARD “WROUGHT IRON” FRAME

The Internet has numerous projects where paper quilling techniques and empty toilet paper and paper towel tubes are combined to create the look of wrought iron, and having seen these, I have wanted to try this technique forĀ  myself. I … Continue reading

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DECOUPAGED CARDBOARD FRAME

Up to this point, all the frames that I had made had flat fronts with some sort of covering. On this frame, I had painted it white, but I did not like the way the paint looked when I finished … Continue reading

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EMBOSSED AND “STAINED” FRAME

This cardboard frame was given an embossed look by building up a design with craft glue. I did this one free-hand, but you could draw out the design that you want directly on the frame, then trace over it in … Continue reading

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CARDBOARD PICTURE FRAMES

After working with cardboard to produce lecterns, I was excited by its potential. So I spent time exploring the realm of cardboard frames. Though technology has allowed for us load thousands of photos onto a single frame that changes the … Continue reading

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UPCYCLED TISSUE BOX COVER

For those of you who were wondering how my dryer balls worked, I can only say that I messed up my own experiment! My thought had been to break up my load of bath towels into exactly equal halves and … Continue reading

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PLASTIC LID AND CD VOTIVE HOLDERS

Yes, it is yet another plastic lid project! If you have ever had the joy of discovering a new way to use something that you were going to throw-away, then you have experienced at least half of my joy in … Continue reading

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