|National Craft Month Postage by almawad|
This is the perfect time to look at some handmade crafty creations, including DIY projects and tutorials, and read some articles about the art of crafting to get you in the mood for creating.
To Craft means to make or produce something skillfully.
Craft in Green for St. Patrick's Day
|Hand-Crocheted Baby Octopus in Green|
Craft Ideas for National Craft Month
If you check out the Craft Section here on Review This, you will find many articles with crafts to try for all the other holidays during the year from Thanksgiving to Valentine's Day and throughout the year right back to the Fall Holidays which begin with Halloween!
A fun example is the one for the next nearest holiday – Easter. DIY Projects & Gift Ideas for Easter is filled with amazingly easy guided gift ideas for beginners to the more experienced (with pictures!) and is available in Amazon's Kindle Store.
Handmade gifts are such a joy to create, give and receive and this book will give you lots of crafty ideas. There are homemade Easter crafts in the popular areas of Easter Eggs and Easter Bunnies and fun DIY Easter food, to name a few of the projects available in this book.
More Easter Crafts
For a quick Easter craft idea that combines the fun of an Easter Egg hunt with some non-candy treats that will encourage kids to enjoy crafts, check out this clever Easter Egg fillers craft tutorial by Corrinna Johnson.
This Easter craft and many other DIY craft ideas can be found on Corrinna's delightful blog, Glitter 'N' Spice.
Other Crafty Ideas
|Handmade Drawstring Jewelry Pouch|
While yarn crafts such as crochet and knitting are fun to create, they are not the only kinds of crafts available. Sewing is a wonderful craft and is useful for creating entire clothing wardrobes. Sewing is also wonderful for crafting accessories. Our own Coletta Teske gives us a fabulous DIY tutorial for making your own drawstring jewelry pouch for traveling.
Time to Get Crafting...
|Handmade Pink Easter Bunny|
Crochet crafter Wednesday Elf uses National Crochet Week in March as her reminder.
If you are a crafter and have a DIY tutorial to share with those of us who love hand-crafts, please feel free to share a link with us in the comments section.
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