Papercutting Part 1 – Flower Card

Following on from the Animal Aperture cards we made, I decided to tackle another craft from my list of ones I wanted to try this year, and have a go at papercutting. I’m learning this from a book that was recommended in a magazine – The Crafter’s Guide to Papercutting by Emily Hogarth. It’s a great book,… Continue reading Papercutting Part 1 – Flower Card

Smelly Soap!

Hello again! It’s been a busy week trying to catch up with February’s projects!! Nearly all done now though…. Here’s the next, a soap-making craft kit from House of Crafts – lovely and smelly! Donna x Soap Making Ingredients: Soap Compound, Soap Colours, Fragrance Equipment: Moulds, Pipette, Saucepans, Spoon, Hob Method: NB Before you start,… Continue reading Smelly Soap!

More Cosmetics – Strawberry Lip Gloss!

So to continue with February’s theme, my next personal grooming product I’ve made is a strawberry lip gloss, also from a kit from The Soap Kitchen (www.thesoapkitchen.co.uk). It’s one of their kids’ activity packs, and comes with the following instructions: Funky Strawberry Lip Gloss This is such a simple product to make and it really… Continue reading More Cosmetics – Strawberry Lip Gloss!