Monthly Archives: November 2013

Subway Art: Blue and Silver Christmas (Repost)

November 27, 2013
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Subway Art: Blue and Silver Christmas (Repost)

    My favorite piece when I unpack the Christmas Decorations.  It just make makes me glow when I read the words.  I found the piece here.  I printed it off as a photo and then I had a silver frame to put it in.  I actually painted clear glitter on it and used Christmas Ribbon…

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Wooden Christmas Tree (Repost)

November 27, 2013
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Wooden Christmas Tree (Repost)

  This one is great to make.  If you have the wood, cut it in 5 different lengths for your tree. Then cut a star out!  Mod Podge Christmas Paper and tie a string on it.  Simple and fun.  My kids loved making this one with me. -Melissa

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Naughty and Nice Sign

November 27, 2013
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Naughty and Nice Sign

    I don’t remember where I picked up this vinyl saying but it was just perfect to have in a home with kids.  Paint the board, mod podge the paper (this was actual glitter paper) and place on vinyl.  Using a ribbon to hang it makes it simple. -Melissa

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Wooden Penguin (Repost)

November 27, 2013
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Wooden Penguin (Repost)

    One of the favorite wood craft projects…. that was lost when the blog went away.  It is good to see this little guy again.  Simple pieces of wood that are cut just right.  Paint and glitter.  Perfect!  - Melissa

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Let it Snow (Repost)

November 27, 2013
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Let it Snow (Repost)

    This post is the beginning of Christmas Crafts I have made and that were lost when the blog disappeared. Easy to do.  Paintthe block blue and then mod podge winterlike paper (ie: snowflakes).  Distress the paper before gluing on.  Let dry and had vinyl lettering.  The snowflake was painted white and then “glittered”.  -Melissa

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Reason for the Season (Repost)

November 27, 2013
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Reason for the Season (Repost)

This post is the beginning of Christmas Crafts I have made and that were lost when the blog disappeared. This one is simple,  3 blocks of different sizes, vinyl lettering and a wooden manger.  I actually mod podged paper on each block after I painted them brown.  I had raffia to the manger.  Simple and…

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Christmas Activity Jar

November 27, 2013
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Christmas Activity Jar

    You just need a mason jar, some vinyl for the jar, 24 ideas of activities (click here for the link in a PDF form Christmas Jar) and a tag for the top (tied with a bow).  It is a great way to count down the days and doing something new every day! -Melissa  (if the…

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Thanksgiving Treats

November 26, 2013
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Thanksgiving Treats

Bookmark this for treats for Thanksgiving.  I’m planning on updating this for future ideas. Rice Krispes balls with chocolate frosting and candy corns.   Trail mix in bag Mandarin oranges in containers, turned upside down to make it look like a pumpkin.  (Kudos to one of my Preschool Moms for doing this for the class!)…

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Harvest Letters

November 26, 2013
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Harvest Letters

  I picked up these letters at a wood craft store (I’m not sure which one).  What I love about letters is using mod podge to over the wood with paper.  Of course, I did paint the letters first in a brown shade. Here is a close up every letter. You can see the different…

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Give Thanks Turkey

November 26, 2013
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Give Thanks Turkey

Repost:  I picked this wood project up at The Wood Connection and used SEI paper to make it.  This was another post that was lost when our blog disappeared.  My favorite thing about this project was to actually use rub on stickers and jewel stickers.  One of my favorite pieces for Thanksgiving.  

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