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Puzzle Wreath – Piece Together a Christmas Welcome

This year I created a Christmas wreath for our home from puzzle pieces.  A friend of mine had some children’s puzzles with fairly large peices, which made ideal building blocks for this circular decoration. I used Annie Sloan Chalk Paint to cover all the... read more

Peg People

Peg people – a quick fun project.  Make up a community of useful helpers. Here’s How to DIY: Click on the link below, and download the pattern. Print it out and cut out the peg strips. Leave plain or decorate. Glue the strips to the peg with wood glue.... read more

Geometric Paper Desk Set

Stationery Storage – Desk set.  This is a variation on the paper terrariums from last week.  Follow the instructions, but cut out only 2 of the windows. This allows easy access, while partially obscuring the contents. I used paper from an old atlas.  It’s... read more


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