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Simple Craft Sunday: DIY Marbled Mason Jar

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Simple Craft Sunday: DIY Marbled Mason Jar

It’s been a while since I’ve posted something crafty, and so I thought I’d post an easy project that takes probably not even 10 minutes to make!

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DIY Tea-Rex Mug

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DIY Tea-Rex Mug

I wanted to do an inexpensive DIY project today, and so I decided to decorate a mug. I have seen different ways to decorate ceramic mugs, and one idea I really liked showed a bunch of dots outlining a letter (like this). Instead of using an initial, I wanted to do something cool like an outline of a dinosaur. A few Google searches later, I stumbled upon the perfect silhouette of a tyrannosaurus rex (I found it here).

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Craft from the Past: Thrifty Wall Art

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Craft from the Past: Thrifty Wall Art

Who doesn’t love great thrift store finds? Today I wanted to write about a thrifty DIY project I created in the past rather than creating a new one.

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Oozing with Creativity

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Oozing with Creativity

Lately I have been in the mood to paint, so I decided to experiment with acrylic paints. I wasn’t sure what I should paint, so I took my curiosity to Pinterest for some inspiration. I stumbled upon this pin that showed a cool way to do an abstract painting by simply placing dabs of acrylic paint on a paper or canvas, and then blending in the different colors. I thought this project would be quick and easy, so I decided to try out this idea with my own added touch to it.

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Hats Off to DIY Photo Props

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Hats Off to DIY Photo Props

School was closed and my classes were canceled due to icy weather conditions today, so it was the perfect time to be creative! In preparation for the bad weather, I knew I had to buy the supplies for this week’s DIY project a little bit earlier than expected.

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Acrylic Paint + Alcohol

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Acrylic Paint + Alcohol

I was in a painting mood, but I wanted to try out something different. I was inspired by a video I saw on YouTube, so I decided I wanted to try painting with acrylic paint, but with an added twist of rubbing alcohol added on top.

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