Last week, we wrapped up the 5th Annual District Art Show at Bald Knob. It was a huge undertaking, as usual. Over 1100 pieces. Pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. Every student in the district who is enrolled in art has a piece on display.… Read the rest
Have you ever wanted to learn how to draw a mandala?
Mandalas have been around for thousands of years and are popular tools for meditation. Whether you just enjoy their beauty or create them yourselves you can get lost in thought, meditation, and prayer.… Read the rest
I don’t think I can imagine a Christmas without Christmas Punch. Christmas Punch was a tradition in my family when I was growing up and it has become a tradition in my family since I married and moved out on my own.
The ingredients for Christmas Punch are simple and you can mix it in a punch bowl or a pitcher.… Read the rest
My family memory book ornament is one of my most treasured ornaments on our tree. I made this ornament in 2007 by gluing holiday crafting paper to a mini composition book. I added some yarn around the binding as a hanger and places a few Christmas-themed scrapbooking stickers on the cover.… Read the rest
Here is another fun and simple ornament to fulfill your crafting needs. Again, I am using paper that I cut from an old book. You can also use pretty craft paper but I love the “old world charm” of the book pages.
rectangular strips of paper
Recycled Book Pages Heart Ornament
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Welcome to another episode of Christmas Crafting. Today, I am making a really easy ornament out of recycled book pages. You could also use pretty craft paper but I love that this has a recycling element to it.
To get started you will need a few supplies:
old book (or crafting paper)
Check out my video below for the steps to assemble the ornament.… Read the rest
Welcome to the latest episode of Christmas Crafting with JulieDKohl!
I have been having so much fun with this series and I hope you are enjoying it too. Today I’ve got a tutorial for this adorable candy cane wreath. I saw a similar one on Pinterest and thought the red and white candy cane would contrast beautifully with my blue front door.
Candy Cane Wreath Tutorial
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For the last two years, my friend Alicia and I have hosted a Handmade Christmas Ornament Party.
We gather 8-10 friends, and everyone brings supplies and instructions to make one ornament. At the end of the day, everyone goes home with 8-10 handmade ornaments.… Read the rest
Welcome to the first installment in my Christmas Crafting Series. I will be bringing you several episodes over the next few weeks so if you enjoy this one you may want to check back. After today, I plan to post them every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday before Christmas.… Read the rest