Arts & Crafts
Give your creative side room to roam with some of the best arts and crafts goods on the market.
You’re able to make just about anything with your hands, and when it comes to making something out of clay, you have to have the best clay out there. You want something that is going to work with you, and provide you with the work of art that you imagine in your head.
Notebooks are my thing, so when it comes to finding some of the best out there, I am on it and I am checking each and every one of them out thoroughly. I love paper, and I cannot stress enough that a great notebook will make you feel your best when writing.
I was recently using my current die cutting and embossing machine, and realized that it was severely outdated. Not only did I have to constantly worry about my fingers getting cut off, but it just wasn’t cutting the paper as it should be. This is a problem, especially since I am ready to go when it comes to scrapbooking.
Do you have an event coming up, such as a wedding or birthday? Do you want to make some
I was a little bit surprised to learn that what I’ve been calling “just a paper cutter” my whole life is actually called a guillotine paper cutter, lending a whole other, slightly nefarious and violent angle to the whole “I just want cut a bunch of paper!” plan.
I do a lot of crocheting, both for selling and for gifts and so I go through a lot of yarn. I tend to just use my yarn as it comes from the store, which is in a sort of oval shaped blob or ‘skein’. Most of the time when I buy a higher end, luxury yarn, it comes in a ‘hank’ type shape, which is like a big loop than is then twisted on itself.
I was trying to look at some of the smallest items with a current project I am working on, and I don’t know why it didn’t dawn on me to use something that would make these items bigger. Not only was I straining my eyes to look at these teeny tiny pieces but it was frustrating, and it made me not want to finish my project.
Although I’ve been sewing since I was a wee child and my grandma taught me how to make my
I’ve lately come to find that crochet hooks are something that can be uncomfortable if they’re not held the right way, or if you use them for long periods of time. This is why I found that ergonomic crochet hooks might be the best way to go for those long projects, or nights when you do not want to put the crochet project down.
Oil pastels are a fun and versatile medium for artists of all levels. You can easily correct little mistakes by scraping away the pastel with your fingernail or by smudging edges together, making it one of the least-frustrating and experimental mediums to use.
Are you interested in making your own clothes at home? Are you searching for the perfect sewing machine for
The Silhouette Cameo is one of the most popular cutting and DIY machines on the market, along with the