Crafter whateverjames loves Star Wars. Loooooves it. He's got the Star Wars requisite tattooes, sure -- but we're talking, like, name-your-kid-after-a-movie-character level of fandom. Yet, so great and earth-shaking is his love for his fiancee -- James actually sold off most of his Star Wars action figures to buy her an engagement ring. That be… [read more]
Art & Crafts
Folding paper is always fun, and folded paper is always a welcome gift. As a last-minute Valentine's Day flourish, why not show you cared enough to go to all the effort of learning a few new tricks with your hands? This clever origami heart with a bonus coin at its centre is the Kathleen Weller… [read more]
Lookee here... It's a heart-hefting Chewbacca, Bringer of the LOVE! This polymer-shaped, Sharpie-enhanced tribute to the Wookie of your dreams... [read more]
Not everyone likes snakes, I know that -- but here's a little fellow who has a lot of appeal -- to the eye, the ankles, and the bank account. The stuffed fabric "door snake" is a character-driven version of the traditional door draft stoppers, both energy-saving and fun. Those of us who live in old… [read more]
Akua Lezli Hope's dainty crocheted birds -- peace doves -- were inspired by the TikkunTree project , and she's giving away this original crochet pattern because she wants to encourage its use by crafters in other peace projects...
Allow me to introduce the lovely and talented Ching Ya, a dear friend and social media geek with a delightful creative streak. Today, she'll teach us how to fold our own paper stars in this photo tutorial. Enjoy! ~ Jen Twinkle twinkle little stars How colorful and adorable you are… I've always loved them, it's… [read more]