We have a study chair in our home that was used in the local university for 20 years or so. It is comfortable and functional, just not so good looking. […]
This little tutorial is a tribute to the lovely wild little sunflowers that pop up everywhere this time of year in the desert valley where I live. This is my […]
This found nature object is beautiful.
We have had our share of refurbishing and upcycling with dolls around here. Common upcycling materials for dolls in my studio include: unwanted accessories, old shirts and skirts, leftover trimmings […]
You know how Rapunzel defends herself with a frying pan in the Disney movie Tangled? (Frying pans- who knew, right?) I use cookware to fight as well. In this case, […]
One thing I have noticed about having a baby in the house is the sheer bulk of fabric that piles up to be washed everyday. If I blink too long, […]
This fun little project was developed for the local Webelos Cub Scout Den. We opted for the glue gun to stick it all together. Although adults were available and ready […]
Animals have a hard time in the winter, too. An economical upcycle neighbor gift for their outside trees is just what the season calls for. This tutorial will help you […]
This is Little Bear, modeling the birthday gift that we made for his friend who had a birthday this month. His friend loves minions. It turned out being a great […]
The new thrift store in town has some fun upcycled book displays!