10 Easy Pieces: Handmade Holiday Ornaments - Remodelista
When I was little, it seemed that each ornament held a story, whether it was the paper-cut animals that my mother made as a recent RISD graduate, or the pa
Here is what we made at the preschool this week. I have long been enchanted by Salley Mavor's use of milkweed pods for her wee folk, so I knew immediately when I stumbled across this beautiful post at Twig and...
Sock it to me - Scrapiana
Tweet The humble sock is a wonderful thing. I’ve appreciated wearing socks for about as long as I’ve stood on my own two feet, but I’ve only just fallen in love with them as a creative medium. This is all thanks to Imogen Harvey-Lewis who was leading a sock creature workshop last weekend at the Stroud …
Simple Diaper-Sewing Tutorials
Just a basic no-elastic and no absorbency doll diaper template... I am thinking of trying a few with PUL outers or just 2 layers of fleece with removable inside soakers for wetting dolls. Links to my PDF templates are here: http://prefold2fitted.blogspot.com/2012/10/online-free-downloads.html
A picnic basket turns into a handy-dandy all-in-one craft station | Offbeat Home & Life
I found a new-old picnic basket for $3.98 while out thrifting. A little work and now I have a craft center I can pack up and put away at a moment's notice -- and it looks cute both open and stored away!
DIY - Seasonal Nature Table made of Repurposed Cutting Boards
A seasonal nature table can be such a lovely element in any Waldorf or nature inspired home. For me it is a wonderful way to visualize th...
Reversible Nature Table backdrop. christmas waldorf steiner
A beautiful wooden rainbow backdrop for your nature table display any time of the year. Washed with soft watercolours and connected with strands of cotton cord, it can be used as a Spring/Summer backdrop then simply turned around to highlight a cool blue Winter or Christmas display. Sides fold in for easy storage when not in use. Measures approximately 40cm long by 18cm high. Your item will be similar to the one pictured, however due to the difference in wood grains, the process used and the…
handmade beeswax lanterns - this practical life
*** please use caution when crafting with beeswax, especially with children. Wax is extremely hot, and can burn *** These beautiful beeswax lanterns aren’t so much a Valentine’s Day craft, but the coming holiday, and our school’s craft sale, were the reasons Imogen and I decided to made another set of these. We first experimented… Read More
Star ornament pocket doll hand embroidered waldorf decor
ALREADY MADE & READY TO SHIP A hand embroidered golden yellow star ornament with a pocket for a little removable 1-1/2" purple doll. The star is 3", it is made from reclaimed wool harvested from a felted blanket. A sweet gift for baby's first Christmas or tuck the doll into an advent calendar and add the star to the tree. For more of my work enter here www.etsy.com/shop/fairyshadow
Needle felted children Christmas ornament waldorf inspered
Six needle felted gnome children: 2- 7 year old boys 2- 5 year old girls 2- 1 year old boys (babies) The size you can see in hands of my daughter. I made them colorful and I hope your mom will be happy from these originals ornament as she is from her grandchildren. I wish you beautiful and magical holidays. thank you for working with me. It was a real pleasure:-) Zuzana
Felted pencil holders/Filz-Stifte
Oh dear, it's been a fortnight since I posted last, I'm sorry for that ... The heat of the summer has struck us completely now - 30-35°C in the shadow, and it's often too hot to do anything ... The kids have two more weeks to go before they're off on summer holidays, and we're all looking forward to get a leave ...! It's late in the evening, and I've just finished preserving ten small jars of strawberry jam with elderberry flowers - if you're lucky still to have some fresh elderberry flowers…