Dried Flower Topiary with Etched Pot
Activa's Flower Drying Art Silica Gel and Etchall etching créme are used to create a cheerful and colorful home accent in this episode of our Flower Festival Series.
Madi's Fairy Door
What little girl doesn't want fairies to come visit her? This fun and easy fairy door will not only encourage fairies to visit, but can double as a night light and piece of art! I can’t wait to give this to my granddaughter Madi! Let the magic begin!
Decorated Cutting Board
Judi Watanabe turns a simple cutting board into a work of art perfect for a hostess gift!
Etched Slate House Coasters
By using stencils you can customize coasters for any theme or decorating style - making them not just a useful gift option, but also a nice addition to the recipients home decor.
Fabric Flower Lampshade
This little decorative lamp would be a perfect accent to a baby’s or little girl’s room - the soft flannel fabric I chose, along with the fuzzy ric-rac trim, and the vintage spools and Mason jar, all give it a bit of a cozy, home-spun feel.
Tropical Coasters and Aloha Travel Diary
JudiKin's Judi Watanabe has come up with a beautiful multi-use project celebrating all things tropical. First she shows how to create island-inspired drink coasters, perfect for your next party, and then she adapts these amazing coasters to embellish a very special travel diary.
Tropical Party Decor
Mark Montano shares three different quick and clever ways to take some basic materials and create coordinating tropical party decor!
Wine Tasting Party (part 2)
In the second part of our wine tasting party, Judi Watanabe makes custom wine bottle labels, Ana Araujo creates a wine bottle centerpiece and Marisa Pawelko shares her wine bottle cooler.
Wine Tasting Party (Part 1)
Elena Lai Etcheverry creates custom wine glasses, Cindi Bisson creates a versatile cheese tray/message board and Judi Watanabe creates the charming invitations in Part 1 of our 2 Part Wine Tasting Party
Mermaid Beach Vase
Marisa Pawelko shares her beachy breezy sea goddess themed vase to bring the beach to your house!
Garden Gift Basket
Cindi brings together a garden-inspired gift basket
Mermaid Party Part 1
Marisa Pawelko shows her quick and easy handmade party favors - Goodie Bag, Magic Braided Bracelet and Custom Drink Tumbler. Ana Araujo shows her Mermaid-themed Tiara and Fish Bowl.
Family Reunion Photo Frame
Elena Lai Etcheverry creates an adorable Mermaid-themed frame that can be used to frame family members at a reunion and then used to frame your favorite reunion photo.
Leaf Textured Concrete Planter
Here's quick & easy to make a leaf textured concrete planter for your own use, or for a great gift option.
Etched Butterfly Feeder
Keep the butterflies coming to your yard with fun and colorful butterfly feeder! The butterfly feeder, along with the bird and hummingbird Feeders, will make your garden the most popular one in the neighborhood.
A vintage window is given new life as an eclectic garden accent.
Etched Glass Bird Feeder
Ana shows you how to turn a mundane galvanized steel bird feeder into a colorful accent for your yard.
Spring Hues Hummingbird Feeder
Ana shows you how to create a colorful hummingbird feeder that will have the little creatures swarming your garden.
Summer Fabric Flower Topiary
Add a bright splash of summer color to your home with this bright fabric flower topiary.
Etched Mirror Side Table
A vintage side table is given new life with bright chalky finish paints and the unique twist of a delicately etched mirror mounted to the top.
Mirror, Mirror On The Wall: The Evil Queen
Who doesn't love the Evil Queen from Snow White when she says "Mirror, Mirror on the wall, who's the fairest of us all..."? Ana has created a mirror to bring the evil (or good) queen out in use all. This clever take on the most favorite mirror of all time will make you smile and help you find your inner queen.
The Ocean Calms My Soul Mirror
For many people the ocean brings them a true sense of peace. When I found this verse I knew it would be perfect to create a small decorative mirror to hang in a beach cottage, or at home, as a reminder to "reflect" on the calming effect of time spent by the ocean.
Legos Clipboard Calendar
Have a Lego fan in your family? Ana creates a sweet wall calendar for the Lego fan in her family.
Happy New Year Wreath
Brighten up your New Year festivities with this whimsical wreath from Judi Watanabe. It's adorned with sparkling balloons and fanciful fireworks.
Creative Designer Joyce Hazen creates a beautiful Fall wreath celebrating the colors of Autumn.
Halloween Butterfly Wreath
Carmen Floris-Tanis creates a spooky wreath that will give you the chills!
Mini Champagne Pineapple & Mr. & Mrs. Tropical Plaque Tray
These mini champagne pineapples are so cute for a wedding or celebration. They make the perfect centerpiece on a table with our tropical Mr & Mrs plaque tray. Just simply place the tray in the center of the table, place one Mini champagne bottle on top of the tray and you have the perfect tropical centerpiece! You'll enjoy making the pineapples with candy and a mini bottle of champagne, cheers!
Eiffel Tower Reflection Lights
In the Spring I went to Paris and saw the Eiffel Tower for the first time. As the sun set, the lights on the tower started twinkling. That inspired me to create this lamp. Now it reminds me of that special trip.
Printed Bird Soft Sculpture
Custom printed fabrics come together in this whimsical travel project created by Carmen Flores-Tanis
Etched Vintage Camper Snack Bowl
In this episode of our All-Star Designers Summer Series, Carmen Flores-Tanis creates a cute snack bowl worthy of your RV travels.
Hot Air Balloon Treat Cups
Jonathan Fong has created another beautiful project! This time it's a travel-inspired treat cup to decorate your summer table.
New Year's Favors
Looking for a quick but elegant favor to give away at your New Year's party? These pretty ornaments will fit the bill! They look like porcelain but there is no baking involved so you can be the hostess with the mostest easiest and cutest favors around!
Starry Nights Plates and Glasses
Mark Montano transforms inexpensive clear glassware into etched works of art with a unique technique featuring etchall® and Sizzix® products.
Recycled Cardboard Christmas Ornaments
Mark Montano is back with another beautiful holiday project...recycled cardboard Christmas ornaments. With just a few simple items, you too can create these gorgeous decorations.
This is a great project to get kids involved with to create a Menorah for their family. With just a few supplies and these simple steps you can have this lovely Menorah for Hanukkah.
Poinsettia Advent Calendar
WOW! This inventive poinsettia advent calendar, conjured up with unique papers designed with JudiKin's stamps and Sizzix dies and their eclips2 die cutting machine, is sure to delight children and adults alike this holiday season.
A elegant centerpiece is Carmen Flores-Tanis' Thanksgiving project.
Colors of Autumn Thanksgiving Placesetting
Cindi McGee shows you how to decorate your Thanksgiving table with the colors of Autumn with this stamped felt placemat and etched, painted glassware.
Beauty of Paradise Vase & Candleholder
Bring the beauty of paradise to your home with this etched glass vase & candle holder featuring a variety of mixed-media techniques.
Tropical Fishing Game
From the creative mind of Jonathan Fong comes this whimsical desktop fishing game. Using Makin's clay, Sizzix dies and JudiKins' stamps, Jonathan has fashioned a wonderful game for children of all ages!
Tropical Themed Gifts
Mark Montano shares notecards personalized with a beautiful ombre "watercolor" technique along with a glazed ring dish and vase.
Lemonade & Bridal Accessories
Welcome to part II of Lemonade Stand & Bridal Bar! In this episode Ana will be showing how to make all the fun accessories for the the stands.... "It's about the details"!
Totem Pole Cans
DIY Tiki Totem Pole decorations! Jonathan Fong shares his colorful party decorations.
A Surprise for our Designers
Ana presents a fun creativity exercise for this Summer's All-Star Design Team.
Secret Garden Tool Belt
Carry your seeds, cutters and other small gardening tools in style with this collaged garden tools apron with matching gardening gloves.
Garden balls in both large and small sizes are popping up everywhere in home decor stores and lawn and garden centers. With just a few materials it's easy to make your own colorful versions. I made several of these over a year ago and they survived all last summer and through the winter despite the weather and they still look great this spring!
Flower Garden Etched Glass Panel
Welcome Spring into your home by crafting your own flower garden glass panel. Take a plain picture frame, add a little etching, a little colored pencil, a little embossing and finish off with a cute butterfly and you've got yourself a fun garden that blooms year round!
Fairy Magic Fridge Decor
Ana creates cheery Spring refrigerator decor.
Spring Door Decor
Laura Bray shares her Spring garden wreath, festooned with flowers, butterflies and a lovely blue bird.
Get ready for Easter with this sweet etched glass vase. Add details to a plain glass vase by etching egg designs on the sides and gluing on some pressed clay shapes. Topped with a cute cork bunny, you'll want to make one for each person at your holiday table.
Debra Quartermain shares a cute memo board with chalkboard and custom pushpins.
Sea Shell Home Decor
Time spent at the beach is the perfect vacation for many people. Since we can’t all live at the beach, here’s the next best thing. The beach frame is the perfect gift for someone you love, or, just for you. It’s a reminder of those lazy walks on the beach, sunsets while in the arms of your sweetie or the roar of the waves as they crash to the shore.
Cup of Snow
Brrrr...it's cold outside! Have a cup of snow with this adorable snowman
Mad Hatter's Teacup Centerpiece
Create this fun and funky Mad Hatter center piece for the holidays or any special party or event! It is made with recycled teacups, sauces, dinner plate, spray paint and just a few other supplies! Everything is topsy turvy!
Faux Crackle Frame
Mark Montano shows us how he uses DecoArt products to turn dollar store frames into gallery-worthy displays.
Ana creates decorative birdhouses using Elmer's products
Rock'n Robin Mobile
Cindi demonstrates how she created a whimsical mobile using Mod Podge and other Plaid products. Recorded on location at Maker Bay Area.
Rag Rug Weaving
Janet and John Locey, owners of Bell Hill Farms in Hollister, CA, show us Janet's rag rug weaving techniques and some great tools that John has created to assist in the process. For more information and a link to the Locey's website, visit our website.
Table Setting Ideas
Our All-Star designers come together to share their ideas for your holiday table.
Bring the frosty feel of winter inside with this snowy swag and wintery ombre candle holder. Cindi Bisson combines a wide range of mixed-media to create these two snowflake themed home-decor projects, great for holiday decorating or for the entire winter season.