Tag Archives: DIY

A Cross

The local craft group that I belong to recently made crosses.  I love how they turned out.  Everyone of them was different and reflected the individuals taste.  Here is mine. Advertisements

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Homemade Clay Ornaments

I was super excited to have my nieces spend a week with me over Christmas break.  Together we made home-made ornaments for the tree. The week before they arrived I made a batch of Air Dry Clay (see the recipe … Continue reading

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For the Birds

I recently painted this picture for above the fireplace.  Inspired by a recent Pinterest find, I was determined to create one of my own. Most of it was done free-hand.  I did “cheat” and use a template for the heart, … Continue reading

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Let There Be Love

While Nat King Cole was not the inspiration for my most recent canvas painting, after completing it, I was reminded of one of his songs “Let There be Love”.  Do you remember the line “Let there be birds singing in … Continue reading

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Family Room Makeover – part 6, More Shells

Earlier this year I shared several of the projects I did for my home in Florida.  Truth be told there are several more that I have yet to share.  Here is a set of canvas pictures I did for the … Continue reading

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He is Risen

With Easter just two weeks away, I wanted to share my latest canvas project with you.

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Family Room Makeover – part 5, AHOY

To add a little more nautical touch to the family room, I added a life preserver I picked up at the thrift store. It originally came with faded red ribbon and the wooden circle part was unfinished.  A little paint … Continue reading

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