Crafts

Our New Work of Art

Our New Work of Art

Johann and I decided to declare the frame project offi­cially fin­ished. We wanted to keep adding to it, but at a cer­tain point, every new item we tried to put in made another one fall out. We had to get cre­ative just to get the last few finds to stay and keep the old pieces...
Nature Collage

Nature Collage

In look­ing for new ideas for fun activ­i­ties to do with Johann, I saw a wooden frame with pegs and string in Magic Cabin cat­a­log. You weave finds like pinecones and leaves in between the string wound around the pegs. When you’re done, you have your own unique nature col­lage. It made me think of...
Belated Easter Activities

Belated Easter Activities

For those of you who cel­e­brate Easter, I hope you had a nice hol­i­day. To those who don’t, I hope you are hav­ing a good spring so far. For us, Easter just snuck up on us out of nowhere. I man­aged to get our Easter tree up early, but that was about it. I had grand...
Rainbow In A Tube

Rainbow In A Tube

Over the past few years I’ve come up with numer­ous ideas for fun projects to do with Johann, but never seemed to have enough time to do them all. Time still goes on, though, and I decided this sum­mer we need to get some of these extra-curricular projects done soon or we’d never get to them....