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I love the old paper mache Halloween pumpkins that were made in Germany back in the 1920s and 30s. They were made of pressed paper pulp that was put into molds, dried, and then painted in vivid colors. Some were candy containers, and some were lanterns. There’s something actually creepy- Read More -
These Halloween candy corn trees are so simple to make, and look so *sweet* on a windowsill or mantel. This is a really easy Halloween craft, and would be a great rainy day activity for kids. All you need are small paper mache cones, a handful of old wooden thread spools,- Read More -
Make your own tiny spun cotton fruit! I’m sharing techniques for making a pineapple, pears, strawberries, plums, oranges, and cherries in this fun fruit craft project. I’ve been wanting do a fruit craft project for awhile using spun cotton shapes as a base for painting and embellishing. I was thinking- Read More -
So I kind of feel like this is the year of the diorama. I’m pretty much obsessed with them at this point. This paper mache Easter egg diorama would make such a lovely display on a side table or buffet, and it would be the perfect place to showcase dyed eggs or- Read More -