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Crafting Ideas for Children - Keep it Simple

Kids love to do craft projects, there is no doubt about it. But I think children, especially younger children like to have their projects less structured. I totally think this is true because they can be more creative and have more fun that way. ...

Making Soy Candles - Soy Candle Kits And Products

Making soy candles is easier to make. Its an process of combing wax with dye and fragrance. Soy candles easiest of all candles to make has became a hobby now a days. As its very convenient for giving as an gift for someone or can put at home as candl...

Russian traditional porcelain Gzhel - location and history of production

Gzhel is historical name for few villages located less than 100 miles Eastward of Moscow near historical Kasimov road. Near this place well known deposit of kaolin (white porcelain clay) located, and Gzhel clay is well known for its whiteness and qua...

Get Creative with Scrapbooking

Gone are the days when pasting photos, postcards and memorabilia in a plain paper scrapbook album are the only options for showcasing your memories. Now, more than ever, scrapbooking is one of the most popular pastimes for a great many people....

Candles - why people are making their own

Candles are very cheap: you can get hundreds of small candles in a bag for the price of a Happy Meal, and the bigger ones aren’t much more expensive. When it’s so easy to just buy your candles in a shop, why on earth would you want to make candles yo...

Making a Childi's Hand Print on a Ceramic Tile

This is a fun craft to do with a group of moms and their kids, one child per adult works the best. Each mom will need: ---One soft brush, any size but 1/2" works the best ---One tiny 1-ounce jar of "One-Stroke Ceramic underglaze", either Duncan...

Online Shopping Tidbits: Building Diecast Models for Pleasure or Passion

A popular hobby among both young boys and grown men is to tinker with diecast model cars and trucks. This hobby has been around almost as long as the automobile, and yet, it is still a passion of many! Perhaps you work on diecast models in your spare...

Making Dried Flower Wreaths

Dried flower wreaths can be especially beautiful and add that little bit of elegance to the interior of your home, or can be used as a door wreath, as you prefer. Personally I like to make them and hang them on a mirror of a buffet cabinet in the din...