Living on the Grid: Using Grids to Enhance Your Art

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Drawing, Painting |

Far from instilling a sense of rigidity in artwork, grids help improve by breaking down intimidating imagery into more manageable portions. Learn how to apply grids to your next drawing or painting.

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The Art of Storytelling: Enter the Artifact Uprising Photography Giveaway

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Contests & Giveaways, Photography |

Storytelling is at the core of photography. That's exactly why Artifact Uprising was founded — in an effort to use photos to create narratives that can be passed on for future generations. Be inspired by this amazing company, and enter to win a $150 gift card + a free Craftsy class. Read on!

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3 Ways to Repurpose Paint Chips for Paper Crafts

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Paper Crafts |

Summer was a great time for remodeling the home, but what do you do with the paint sample cards after all the painting is done and the paint is dried? Today I'll share three fun paper crafts projects for re-purposing those paint chips. Not only are these paint chip card ideas a great way to recycle and keep them out of the landfill, the projects are also fast to make and super useful too!

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Island Beauty: 6 Stunning Hawaiian Sugar Flowers

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

No matter where you live, you can create your own tropical oasis with a beautifully designed cake decorated with Hawaiian sugar flowers! These bright beauties instantly please with their vivid pops of color — perfect for late summer get-togethers, birthday celebrations and destination wedding nuptials!

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Easy as 1-2-3: Three-Ingredient Buttermilk Biscuit Recipe

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

These fluffy, flavorful biscuits prove that it doesn’t take much to go from a biscuit daydream to hot and fresh reality. Composed of just three common pantry items: buttermilk, flour and butter, these biscuits are accessible and easy to make any time.

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Fashion Redemption: How to Refashion a Basic Blouse to Elegant Tank

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Sewing |

Have you come across a garment made from a great fabric but the style is out of date? Then you have found an ideal candidate for a refashion project! Read on to learn how to take an old blouse from tired to trendy with just a few basic adjustments!

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Pulled From the Pages: How Quilters Are Celebrating Craft Book Month

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Quilting |

Did you know September is Craft Book Month? It's the perfect excuse to dust off the sewing and quilting books in your craft room. If you're looking for some inspiration, see how some quilters are celebrating here.

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