Aug 11, 2020

Hosting a Virtual Bob Ross Painting Party

Kid painting dressed as Bob Ross
Parties and social gatherings are far and few between these days which for kids can be hard.  For tweens apparently it is the end of the world.  Thank goodness for FaceTime, Zoom and Google Hangouts but even those after awhile…
Mar 11, 2020

Let’s Party With Some Paper Bag Stars

Red star shaped party decoration made from paper bags.
Finding the perfect party decorations can sometimes be tricky business.  Take it from me I’ve thrown lumberjack themed birthday parties, decorated Christmas trees for Record Store Day and even had a Game of Thrones Viewing Shin-Dig.  That being said I…
Mar 03, 2020

Who Wants To Win $100 Worth of Craft Supplies?

Give away for craft supplies
Have you pre-ordered your copy of Easy Arts and Crafts For Kids: 50 Fun Projects to Make, Wear and Share yet?  My new book comes out on March 24th BUT if you get that pre-order in you could win $100…
Feb 19, 2020

Fruit Inspired Tin Foil Art For Kids

foil-fruit-slice
Foil and fruit are a match made in crafty heaven!  I am so excited to share a project with you from my new book Easy Arts and Crafts for Kids: 50 Fun Projects to Make, Share and Wear and yup…
Dec 13, 2019

Kitschy Christmas Card Holder With Darice and Vintage Vibes Galore

DIY Kitschmas card wall holder with a vintage vibe by Jennifer Perkins
Wanna know a secret?  I like kitschy crafts.  Ok, that is not really a secret.  I like my Christmas crafts especially kitschy.  I don’t call it Kitschmas for nuthin’.  A staple of vintage Kitschmas crafts of yore are felt appliqués…
Dec 12, 2019

Ronald McDonald House Charities

I always say that there is something about the holidays that brings out the crafter in everyone.  People who have not touched their glue gun all year suddenly feel the urge to sprinkle glitter.  The other thing I notice during…
Nov 22, 2019

Treetopia Design Council 2019: Holiday Style Stars

Silver tinsel Christmas tree with Jewel Brite ornaments.
It’s that time 0f year again and I could not be more excited!  To kick off the holiday season I’m starting things with the annual Treetopia Design Council post! This post is sponsored by Treetopia.  I am their brand ambassador,…