Creations, A Spooky Centerpiece for Halloween!

Welcome to the monthly Creative Craft Hop hosted by Sara from Birdz of a Feather With October on the horizon {how did that happen???} I am starting to think Halloween… I’m not a fan of the scary, gory stuff, but I do love the cutesy fun side of Halloween! Last year I made a Halloween … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Fabric Pumpkins & Festive Fall!

Everyone seems to be making pumpkins right now My buddy Lynn @happierthanapiginmud showed me how I used ribbon instead of twine and I think they turned out just fine! Of course, a tablescape wasn’t far behind… A bouquet of unusual stems and Bird of Paradise caught my eye at Trader Joe’s I added thistles and … Continue reading

Creations, Fall Lantern

Welcome to the August edition of the monthly Creative Craft Hop! Thank you Sara from Birdz of a Feather for hosting our hop this summer Have your thoughts turned from Summer to Fall? As much as I love summer, I have been thinking about Fall and have started putting away summery things and bringing out … Continue reading

Creations, Pretty Posy Serving Bowl

Welcome to the monthly Creative Craft Hop! Our hop this month is hosted by Sara from Birdz of a Feather I am an avid MacKenzie-Childs fan, and one of my friends recently told me one of her neighbors was too~ She asked me to paint something for her birthday, a plate or glass, or whatever … Continue reading

Creations, Painted Placemats

Welcome to the Creative Crafts Monthly Blog Hop Sara from Birdz of a Feather is our hostess for the summer, thank you Sara! Did you see her great Patriotic Drink Station? So perfect for summer parties~ The links to all the creative crafts are at the end of this post My craft was inspired by … Continue reading

Creations, Seaside Shell Tray

Welcome to the monthly Creative Craft Hop hosted by Andrea from Design Morsels If you’re following the hop in order, I must tell you that Chas is a hard act to follow, she always shares beautiful creative creations! I’m at the beach this week, and to kick off the summer season I decorated a tray … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Busy Bees

In honor of World Bee Day yesterday, I’ve been busy as a bee creating some bee things You do NOT have to be an artist to paint these simple bees! A few dots, a few stripes and Voilà, Bees! I had this metal pitcher in the pantry for watering plants and decided it could use … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday, Wreath Re-do

I made a Crazy Daisy Wreath for May many moons ago, inspired by the creations of Patience Brewster It was full of daisies with faces a colorful owl, a bicycle, and an outdoor swing After a few Mays outside, the daisy ladies began to look a little tired and dirty and the owl migrated to … Continue reading

Creations, Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is coming in just a few days, and if it has snuck up on you, here are some last minute gift ideas Flowers are always a great choice, and why not put them in an unexpected container, like a cute pitcher, to really make them special Match the flowers to the container for … Continue reading

Creations, Flowering Tea Cup Centerpiece

Welcome to the Monthly Creative Craft Hop hosted by Andrea of Design Morsels If you are hopping in order and coming from My Family Thyme, I know you enjoyed her custom pillow cover! I have been wanting to make a “pouring” centerpiece for quite a while, and when I was gifted this adorable tea towel … Continue reading