Craft Corner

Painting

Color your Eggs with Flower Petals!

Color your Eggs with Flower Petals!

      Ukrainian Eggs have been a part of my family's spring tradition since my daughters were very young. It is an art that can start very simple and grow in complexity as children get older. Here is a simple version using only flower petals for color!        Start by soaking your eggs in a solut...
Autumn Luminaries!

Autumn Luminaries!

Create a little lantern to bring the warmth of summer back into the home as the nights grow long and dark. Marigolds that have been collecting sunshine all summer make the perfect glowing paint for your lamp!                                                                     Materials you will ...
Silhouette with Earth Pigments

Silhouette with Earth Pigments

As the days grow shorter, and a distinctly cozy feeling sets in, the nature table reflects that wintry mood. Earth pigments made from ground up stones and soil can create a beautiful glowing background for our image!
A Rainbow of Plant- Dyed- Yarns

Plant Dyed Yarns

These first offerings in the Craft Corner will be an introduction to myself, and little about my approach and philosophy. As we settle in, I'll be posting specific recipes and projects here to try!