DIY: Thread Spool box- you could just use an old shoe box and then cut out a rectangle that fit the bottom. Put your desired amount of nails into it, and glue the rectangle with nail's head on the bottom down. Then paint the box.
SILHOUETTE ART Trace family photos onto white computer paper using graphite transfer paper (tutorial here), cut out the silhouettes and place them between the glass of a floating frame. Paint a square of color on the wall where you plan to hang the frame.