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Find Out How to Make a Website for Craft Activities

Find Out How to Make a Website for Craft Activities

Making a website for craft activities is a superb way to share and exchange ideas on craft projects for people of all ages and from all locations. Many craft activists have inside knowledge that beginners can learn from.
Luxury Hand Crafted Pens From Exotic Wood - The Buckeye Burl Chapter

Luxury Hand Crafted Pens From Exotic Wood - The Buckeye Burl Chapter

Buckeye, Aesculus glabra, is a wood species prominent in Ohio and other regions of the Ohio Valley. In its burled form, its characteristics are prized by artisans and collectors of luxury writing instruments. The author shares his research, experience and opinions regarding this wood for use in craf
Where to Find Old Antique Prints? Or Best Tips to Hunting for Antique Art

Where to Find Old Antique Prints? Or Best Tips to Hunting for Antique Art

Antique hunting is a lot of fun. The secret of effective antiquing is to know where to look. Here we will share with you how you can benefit from our experience as professional art dealers with tips you can use when hunting for antiques.
Memory and Keepsake Boxes - A Family Heirloom

Memory and Keepsake Boxes - A Family Heirloom

Wouldn't it be interesting if your ancestors had kept a memory or keepsake box, full of memorabilia about their lives, possibly photographs, newspaper cuttings,a diaryor baby's first rattle.StoredBirth certificates or Marriage Licenses would mean you could build your family tree so much ea
Coin Collecting Can Be Fun - 5 Tips to Care For Your Coins

Coin Collecting Can Be Fun - 5 Tips to Care For Your Coins

Attention all future numismatic coin collectors do you know that coin collecting is both interesting and rewarding. For one thing, it can easily become a good investment with a great payoff. And for another, even if your motive for collecting coins is not purely monetary, the truth still remains tha
Overcoming Mental Block by Making Two Applique Quilts

Overcoming Mental Block by Making Two Applique Quilts

I've never been one for making New Years' resolutions, but I did make one at the end of 2006.I was determined to get over my fear of using applique in my quilts.It was actually more of a challenge put to me by my daughter, Amanda.
Bird Feeder Crafts to Teach About Nature

Bird Feeder Crafts to Teach About Nature

Use these bird feeder crafts to teach your kids about nature.Bird watching is a great hobby to get your kids interested in nature and your backyard is the best place to get started.Make a bird feeder or two and watch the fun begin.
How to Make Unique Favor Wedding Crafts

How to Make Unique Favor Wedding Crafts

Whether you are a bride-to-be or a family member or friend involved in planning a wedding, wedding crafts can be very helpful. Wedding crafts are a great way to stretch your wedding budget, especially when planning wedding favors for your guests.
Model Train Enthusiast' s Bible

Model Train Enthusiast' s Bible

Witness how your dream train materializes in front of your eyes. Dan's years on the train trade is enough to make a statement.This article will reveal why.
Fun Christmas Arts and Crafts Ideas For Children

Fun Christmas Arts and Crafts Ideas For Children

Children are always thrilled to be free from that long school day but when they get home for the weekend or the Christmas holidays, it is never long before they are wondering what to do. This is where you come in. As a parent, babysitter, daycare worker, older (or younger) sibling, you have to find
King Arthur Cookie Jar

King Arthur Cookie Jar

The Alfano Studios produced some of the finest ARTIST Jars around as evidenced by the number of their productions which quickly sold out their editions.
How To Beat The Winter Blues With Bird Watching

How To Beat The Winter Blues With Bird Watching

Learn some facts that show you how you can beat the Winter Blues by going Bird Watching
Keila's Don't Steal the Gold Leprechaun Trap

Keila's Don't Steal the Gold Leprechaun Trap

Check out this leprechaun trap Keila made.
A Historical View of Model Boat Building

A Historical View of Model Boat Building

There's a history to everything and model boat building is no different. There are some very distinct roots and traditions within this hobby, and there is also some great progress to speak of.
Sail Boat Beaded Safety Pin Design

Sail Boat Beaded Safety Pin Design

Use this free pattern to make beaded safety pin jewelry that looks like a sail boat.
Cotton Canvas Painting - Getting Started With a New Craft

Cotton Canvas Painting - Getting Started With a New Craft

People in the art world know how important the materials they use are. This doesn't just mean that artists know that their tools are important for creating the work. It also means that they know how important the materials are for creating a desired look or effect. Read on to find out more!
Card Making - Unique Ideas To Create Lasting Memories

Card Making - Unique Ideas To Create Lasting Memories

Card making is the perfect way to express your feelings for others in a unique, creative way. Holidays, birthdays, and special occasions are preserved in our memories forever through cards and photos.
Art Nouveau

Art Nouveau

Art Nouveau - Definition of the Term Art Nouveau - Collectibles Glossary
Using a "Black" Light to Validate Early American Pressed Glass - Fact and Fiction

Using a "Black" Light to Validate Early American Pressed Glass - Fact and Fiction

The Black Light gets its name from the fact that it emits short wave, high energy light that is at the far end of the Electromagnetic spectrum. The light from a normal incandescent light bulb is in the middle of t he Visible Light Spectrum, rich in the yellow tones, while a fluorescent light emits i