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Fun Popcorn Projects For Rainy Weather

On those days when the weather is lousy, children can get rather bored and unsettled. As a matter of fact, you may even get a little restless yourself. When the weather conditions keeps you inside it's great to plan a few crafts for some great family time. Even if you're running low on art supplies, you can frequently find anything you might need in a cupboard in your kitchen. If you have a bag of un-popped popcorn, you will have enough supplies to entertain both you and your kid for the entire afternoon. T...

 


Graffiti Art

What do you think of when you hear the word graffiti? Disturbing, violent messages spray-painted on walls? Truth is graffiti is an art form with a long, fascinating history.Millennia before the Italians coined the word 'graffiti', human beings have been scrawling messages and pictures on various surfaces. Ancient rock carvings are the first instances of graffiti. From simple, striking imagery, graffiti acquired more nuances during the Age of Reason.Beneath the perfectly preserved ruins of Pompeii, archaeolo...

 


Acrylic Painting Tips For Beginners

Hello fellow artist. Welcome to wonderful world of Acrylic Painting!Since you are new to Acrylic Painting, you will certainly benefit from the tips I will be sharing with you in the following article. One of the more important points a new acrylic painter should be aware of is the quick drying time of acrylic paints. Since acrylic paints do dry so quickly, it's important to only squeeze out enough paint for that particular session, otherwise you will be wasting a lot of paint. To keep your acrylic paint moi...

 


The Basics Of Making Quilts

If you have never done any quilting before, you might be forgiven for thinking that it looks pretty easy. The fact is that it necessitates a lot of patience, skill and diligence to make a quilt. It certainly is not as easy as it looks. It takes practice and attention to detail. Given that, you must use good quality fabrics if you are contemplating manufacturing a quilt.Cotton is fine for the job, but it ought to be the lowest you will go. No polyester or other man-made fabrics. If you do use these cheap fab...

 


Craft Fair Gold Mine

You have a hobby? Have you ever thought that you can turn it into a gold mine by selling the goods you make? Yes, this is possible and one of the great opportunities you will have is to present your goods at a craft fair.Many people have interesting craft hobbies such as quilting, needlework, pot making, drawing over glass, making candles, and so on. They have always treated this is a nice way o spend their spare time and probably have never thought that what they create can be a real treasure for others.Ye...

 


Stained Glass Pieces - Made at Home

Stained glass is fabulous, that is a fact. It can add a lot of luxury and charm to your home. Learning how to make it is not that difficult and you will see how in the following lines.How to do it yourself.As you have read stain glass production is a hard thing and you cannot do it at home. However there is an alternative that will allow you to make wonderful stained glass pieces. The first thing you will need is the pattern. There are many patterns available in the internet so just spend some time and find...

 




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