Smithsonian American Art Museum

Renwick Gallery Welcome to the “Smithsonian American Art Museum“.  Man this place was cool! Lots to see and do! We spent about 3 hours or so here and didn’t cover all the art galleries. Every time we thought we had reached the end, we would turn the corner and realized there was that much more…

Christmas in a Lantern

Over the weekend I decided to do a little holiday crafting. My friend Errica sent me a pin from Pinterest not too long ago containing a picture of this fabulous holiday lantern. Ever since I saw it I knew I had to put my own touch on one. The one in the picture was a…

Bundle Up!

Don’t you just love winter crafts!!! I’ve been crocheting since I was ten when my mother taught me. My first piece was a pattern for a baby bib. If I can figure out what we did with it I will post a picture of it.  Here are a few infinity scarves I created modeled by…

Bottle Designs

I made this bottle set for my sisters new place. I designed each individual bottle along with some of the bottle stoppers. Just another little something I like to do with my free time. I hope you like them!

Me and My Jewels

A little something I enjoy doing in my spare time. My God Mother taught my mother and I this skill. What better mommy daughter time to spend than to make jewels together. Don’t worry, those contraptions at the end of some of the pieces are to hold the beads on until I finish up…just in…

Jewel Box

I decided to start working on this project again as I never completed it. I think this was a rainy day project, so it’s been up on the shelf ever since. I like purchasing wooden boxes from craft stores, they can be used for so many things and they allow for a world of creativity. They also make…