DIY

January 22, 2020

Make Your Own Animal Doll Collection With These Adorable All-Inclusive Embroidery Kits

There are many artists and designers bringing back the age-old craft of embroidery; however, Kiriki Press stands out for its adorable all-inclusive kits that allow anyone to get started. Founded by printmaking graduate Michelle Galletta, this Canadian brand specializes in animal-inspired doll patterns, such as the majestic barn owl and noble wolf.

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October 13, 2019

How to Crochet: Learn the Basics of This Time Honored Handicraft

Did you know that a handicraft like crochet is a proven stress reliever as well as a positive creative outlet? With the recent resurgence of interest in crafting, more and more people are discovering the versatility of crocheting. No longer viewed as your grandma’s hobby, amateur and professional textile artists continue to explore crochet’s creative possibilities. Luckily, it’s not too difficult for beginners to get started.

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October 5, 2019

30+ Artistic Halloween Makeup Ideas to Inspire Your Next Spooky Look

Halloween is just around the corner and, for many, that means it’s time to get creative. If you haven’t already planned your costume, chances are you’re going to need to work some last minute magic if you want to amaze and terrify fellow guests at the next spook-tastic party. Thankfully, Halloween makeup is the perfect way to show off your creativity, but still allows you to save time and money.

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September 21, 2019

Adults Are Filling Drawings with Calming Patterns Instead of Just Coloring Them In

The adult coloring book craze has been around for many years and inspired busy grownups to take a moment and create—without deadlines or expectations. But if you’re an avid colorer who’s looking to change up your creative routine, we have something new to try: a zentangle. Like coloring, zentangle art is easy to do and offers a relaxing way to engage in art-making.

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