Author Archives: Allison

Felt Heart Basket

Okay, this does not involve recycling or anything, but it is suuuuper cute and very easy to do! This is actually a traditional Danish Christmas craft. Imagine that. As seen here, with instructions and even a video! It opens up … Continue reading

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Block Printing

Recycle cardboard earring boxes by wrapping string around them, painting them, and using them as stamps! As seen here. 

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Be festive! Make a garland!

Father’s day is coming up on Sunday! Make a garland to surprise your dad! Obviously, you could take this craft a lot farther than I did here.  However, cutting out those letters really took a lot out of me (I … Continue reading

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Homemade Sugar Scrub

Homemade beauty products are awesome. Why? I’ll tell ya. Natural ingredients – You know exactly what’s in them and don’t have to worry about weird chemicals on your skin. Custom made for your skin. You can tweak the ingredients to … Continue reading

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Incense Holder

Yesterday Steph gave me some AMAZING incense and it reminded me of this incense holder I made a while ago. All I did was take an old cardboard jewelry box (earrings are often sold in these boxes) and use a … Continue reading

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Jellyfish & Self-Consciousness

I made this sweet little collage of some jellyfish a couple weeks ago with tiny strips from magazines. Jellyfish are my favorite animals by far. Graceful, carefree, and beautiful, but they can seriously mess you up. I just think they … Continue reading

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Have a heart this Valentine’s Day!

Anyone can make a greeting card, no matter their level of experience with art. I have been making cards in my free time for the past few weeks to give to women suffering from HIV/AIDS who are often forgotten about … Continue reading

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