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Crocheted Plastic Walmart Bag

Crocheted Plastic Walmart Bag

We've all gotten gifts that just cause us to shake our heads and wonder why. The recipient probably meant well, but then again, maybe not. Collectors have shared their most memorable and treasured gifts as well as their gifts to forget.......[Read More]
All About Japanese Lacquer and Exquisite Sprinkled Pictures

All About Japanese Lacquer and Exquisite Sprinkled Pictures

All about how beautiful Japanese lacquer, found in 18th & 19th century works of art where exquisite pictures were formed, surprisingly, by sprinkling techniques rather than being painted.......[Read More]
Detecting Fake Coins - A 6 Step Process To Be Followed To Prevent Forgery

Detecting Fake Coins - A 6 Step Process To Be Followed To Prevent Forgery

There is a machine that does all the stamping work for the coins and makes it look genuine. There are people who counterfeit the coin, and they are trained well, and they can even manipulate their work in such a way that the collectors tend to believe that they are looking at the original coin, whil......[Read More]
How To Make A Calendar

How To Make A Calendar

How would you like to have a custom built calendar that has gives you great pleasure while making it and pride whenever you see it. You can make such calendars and gift it to your friends, or you can even sell them!......[Read More]
Crafty Ladies Garden Stepping Stone 4

Crafty Ladies Garden Stepping Stone 4

See a picture of a home-made garden stepping stone submitted by the Crafty Ladies. It features a a variety of embellishments.......[Read More]
Kids Craft Project - Beaded Wreath Holiday Ornaments

Kids Craft Project - Beaded Wreath Holiday Ornaments

When our daughter was a little girl, we spent a weekend afternoon crafting up some really cute holiday wreath ornaments using beads and lace. You can find the craft supplies listed for this project at your neighborhood craft supply store in the general supplies area of the store.......[Read More]
Candle Making Wax - The Raw Material For Your Craft

Candle Making Wax - The Raw Material For Your Craft

The most basic ingredient of your favorite hobby of course is the candle making wax. Unlike the early days of candle making when the only choice you had was a paraffin wax, today wax is made from a range of diverse ingredients.......[Read More]
Edible Aquarium Craft Using Jell-O

Edible Aquarium Craft Using Jell-O

Making a nice sea craft for your kid's adventure is not hard and expensive to do. All you need is to find the right ingredients that will be suitable for them.......[Read More]
Wooden Dollhouse Furniture Basics

Wooden Dollhouse Furniture Basics

Dollhouse manufacturers use scales to help you make sure you are buying the right sized items for your dollhouse.The most popular scale for both furniture and dollhouses is the 1 inch scale.......[Read More]
Foam RC Airplanes Are Fun to Fly

Foam RC Airplanes Are Fun to Fly

Foam RC Airplanes have electric motor which is powered by batteries, making them affordable and convenient. They are readily available in different models, shapes and sizes with different features offering variety of prices accordingly. They can also be custom designed on order. Their mechanism is s......[Read More]
New Models of RC Cars and RC Trucks From Red Cat Racing

New Models of RC Cars and RC Trucks From Red Cat Racing

Red Cat Racing has introduced 6 new vehicles this summer. Including their newest1/5th scale Gas powered RC Truck and RC Truggy.As well as 3 new 1/8th scale Nitro Gas powered vehicles. The 1/10th scale RC Car with a Brushless motor is the newest addition to the Electric RC cars they make.......[Read More]
Excellent Teeny Accessories: Planing Tips

Excellent Teeny Accessories: Planing Tips

If you are planning to use color as your primary medium for contrast then refer to a color wheel - the colors opposite from one another will bring the most contrast.Contrast in interior design makes the eye roll over certain areas of the room and focus on a couple of segments or patterns.The definit......[Read More]
The Best Effect For Mottling A Reborn Baby

The Best Effect For Mottling A Reborn Baby

You do not have to do mottle a reborn doll to get a good result. However, it does add more realism and an extra dimension to a reborn. Mottling fills out an area with extra color, after all skin isn't one shade. The trick is to blot off most of the color on the brush before applying as you do n......[Read More]
How to Restore Antique Wooden Toys

How to Restore Antique Wooden Toys

Antique wooden toys are treasures unto themselves, for they were animate and made to be played with. They have been around for centuries. Popular antique wooden toys include collectible German dolls such as Schoenhut, and a host of American made toys that depict everything from Disney characters, su......[Read More]
Money Making Hobby - Do You Have One?

Money Making Hobby - Do You Have One?

This article explains how anyone could make his/her hobby make money.......[Read More]
Retro Black Shaggy Tree

Retro Black Shaggy Tree

When decorating for Halloween why not try a Black Tree?......[Read More]
Albert Einstein's Calculations, Page Three

Albert Einstein's Calculations, Page Three

This is an interesting and unusual auction from R&R Auction Enterprises. The lot consists of three pages of Einstein's calculations and notes. ......[Read More]
Reminiscing Through the Pages of a Guest Book

Reminiscing Through the Pages of a Guest Book

A recent trip to a friend's cottage reminded me of the importance of capturing memories. In this case, it was through simple journaling in the pages of a guest book.......[Read More]
Rhinestone Setter Hot-Fix Applicator

Rhinestone Setter Hot-Fix Applicator

A rhinestone setter hot fix applicator is use to attach adhesive backed rhinestones to fabric and other items.......[Read More]
Knitting Bags - Tips on Choosing One

Knitting Bags - Tips on Choosing One

You will find a knitting bag is as important as any needle you use for knitting. These bags make your handy work easy to carry and portable. You should always have a good knitting bag which will cater for your knitting needs. It is vital before you purchase a bag, that you make sure it has all the s......[Read More]