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How to Make Some Super Kid’s Room Art

I don’t know about you…but I’m lucky to be a mom to a real superhero!! My son’s “real” name is Batman. If you don’t believe me, you’ll have to ask him yourself. He tells everyone we meet that it’s his true identity. Now that he’s also becoming a grown-up (his words, not mine!) I figured a real superhero needs a room to match. So imagine my excitement when I saw that this cut file was in the Crafter’s Delight Bundle Vol. 3. I  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Gift Ideas, Holiday Crafts, Home Decor, Kid Crafts, Material Tips

How to Make Alcohol Ink Canvas Clipboard Frames

Have you heard about alcohol inks before?  I recently discovered this new crafting medium and wanted to experiment a bit with them. I know that you can place them on printable vinyl to make your own fun patterns but I wanted to see if it would work on canvas. Guess what?  It did!!  You just need to prep the surface first. Read the full how-to here!       Go ahead and pin this for later!!  

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Baking Ideas, DIY Tutorial, Holiday Crafts, Kid Crafts, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

Two Ways to Make Cupcake Toppers

Do you want to make festive cupcakes but don’t really have the piping skills?  Me too!  Trust me, I keep practicing and watching cake decorating videos (how do they make it look so easy?) but I just can’t quite get there. You know where my skills are on point?!  Crafting!!  You’ve got this too!  I’m showing you some very simple ways to make cupcake toppers and honestly, you really only need a computer, printer, and scissors to make them. Since it’s Valentines  ...

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Cardmaking, DIY Tutorial, Holiday Crafts, Kid Crafts

Make your own Valentines for Kids

This is our first year having our oldest in preschool and I have to admit I’m having lots of fun coming up with crafts for the various holidays.0 Instead of buying a box of regular old valentines for him to give out this year I wanted to make my own. Schools nowadays are pretty hesitant about candy and food due to allergies and dietary restrictions so I wanted to come up with a non-food treat. What little kids don’t love stickers?!  I know us parents have different feelings on  ...

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