Category: DIY, How-to, & Crafts

Top 5 Halloween Ideas for Your Office

You don’t have to relegate Halloween celebrations to your home. Bring the party to the office! Halloween decorations and festivities can liven up a dreary office environment and support team building. Below are our top ideas to make your Halloween office party a monster (s)mash. 1. Sponsor a Costume Contest Encourage employees to dress up […]

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DIY Paper Projects: 5 Fun Ideas for Paper Crafts

Did you know that something as simple as paper could be transformed into a sophisticated-looking lampshade? DIY paper projects range from seemingly simple origami to elaborate birdhouses. You only need high-quality paper (usually a heavy stock) and some patience. These five ideas are fairly uncomplicated, and the results are delightful. Lamps Buy a paper lantern, […]

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The Art of Recycling: What is Sustainable Art?

Sculpture from discarded ceramic dishes and sanitary ware, installations out of broken plug fixtures and other plastic waste, glass bangles transformed into colorful ‘people’ twinkling in the sunshine… these were just some the imaginings of the Indian artist Nekchand brought to fruition in the Chandigarh Rock Garden in the 1970’s. The dedicated 40 acres of […]

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Why Greeting Cards Are Not a Lost Art

The process of sending greeting cards or invites used to involvw visiting a store, picking out cards, then writing salutations and addresses by hand, affixing stamps and then physically posting the whole lot. The arrival of digital greetings and email invites has undeniably simplified the whole process: Create a generic template on your computer or […]

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DIY Chalkboard Printables Using Your Home Printer

If you haven’t seen examples of chalkboard printables, you might be confused by the title! Apparently chalkboard art is really cool right now!  Probably because they create the aspect of a charming European café and recreate that appealing retro look. Inspirational quotes, funny sayings, a traditional prayer, psalms, hymns, signs or even the rules of […]

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