Create a Copper-Blue Patina {on almost anything!}

Patina is the name given to the discoloration that occurs on metals, wood, glass, or sculptures that have been exposed to the elements. The patina will differ in color depending on the base metal as well as the substances to which it has been exposed. Discoloration suggests age, and many … Read more

Watercolor Lucky Clover Printables

Happy Monday!  Did you have a great weekend?  Did you do any fun projects?  Let me know – I love to see what you’re up to!  Today I have something super to share with you! I did a little watercolor painting this weekend.  I’m a total newbie, but it’s fun to play … Read more

How to Build a Pottery Barn-Style Headboard for $50

How to Build a Pottery Barn-Style Headboard

Do you want an elegant, handmade, farmhouse headboard to rest your head when you are dozing in bed?  Store-bought headboards are attractive but often expensive and very common in appearance.  Building a headboard might be the best choice if you want something cheaper because you care about cost as much … Read more



We’ll see how to make a Cap’N Crunch Halloween costume this time around. Originally, Cap’N Crunch was a cereal brand owned by the Quaker Oats Company.  But the cereal’s mascot, Captain Horatio Magellan, has found a way into the heart of Halloween costume creatives.  And here we are, trying to … Read more