Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – hearts for Valentine’s Day. Who would want a heart of stone? That usually indicates a person is unfeeling, uncaring and unkind. The heart of stone in this project is a delightful decoration that would look wonderful in anyone’s home or yard. How about a wooden heart? That
Did you hear about the ant that moved the rubber tree plant? He did it because he had high hopes. The song High Hopes, sung by Frank Sinatra, was one of my childhood favourites. Just as the ant did the seemingly impossible, so can we when we operate with a mind full of
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project, a no sew Scandinavian Christmas gnome. Scandinavian Christmas gnomes have become increasingly popular during the past few years. You can find instructions all over the web for how to make your own. However, I’ve yet to find one that doesn’t require sewing. Of course, there’s nothing wrong with
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – how to make a succulent tree. One of my favourite things about Christmas is the tree. From setting it up with tiny treasures I haven’t seen in a year and enjoying the twinkling lights each night, to opening presents around it on Christmas day. Did
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – an easy way to make your own beautiful bling. They say there’s no such thing as too much bling and this easy project will have the little ones, and you, making a treasure trove of jaunty jewels in no time.
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – how to smarten up your smartphone. I recently wrote about the secret to using your Smartphone Smartly. If you just can’t get enough of your phone, these clever crafts, to smarten up your smartphone, will be just what you need.
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – how to make a turtle planter. World Turtle Day is celebrated on May 23 each year to raise awareness about the plight and importance of those wonderful creatures. Did you read my post, A Tantalising Turtle Tale to Add Magic to Your Day? To celebrate
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – turning fence palings and clay into poppy art. With ANZAC day just around the corner, I’ve decided to share with you the instructions for a lovely piece of artwork featuring poppies. The poppy has important significance when it comes to war. The corn poppy, also
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project, Valentine’s Day crafts. These projects include the cutest bracelet, a kiss flip book, and some wonderful string art.
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – making a Mandrake. Mandrakes are Mediterranean plants of the nightshade family. They were made famous in the Harry Potter movies because their forked, fleshy roots resemble the human form. Formerly used in medicine and magic, these remarkable plants are said to shriek when lifted from