Antiques & Arts & Crafts : Home & Garden
Make a crape paper traditional style Christmas trimming ball. The ball opens like a book and pulls the crape paper making a diamond shaped pattern as it forms a three dimensional ball. Make mini ball for the Christmas tree and big balls to hang from the ceiling.
Sewing can be mentally stimulating and meditative and, studies have shown that sewing can help to reduce stress and other illnesses. In our fast-paced lives, sewing is a great way to connect with ourselves, use some creativity, and stimulate the brain. Plus, it can be ego-building and relaxing.
Though buying and selling antiques can be a profitable career choice, the majority of people are uniformed when it comes to the antique pieces they have in their possession today. Many have furniture that has been passed down throughout family and be unaware of the actual dollar value of the pieces
Antique furniture is often appreciated for its sturdy construction, as well as the warmth and beauty that comes with age. Recreate the look of an antique on a newer piece of painted furniture by applying a light glaze over the painted surface. Universal tint, mixed with water, is one option for a
Autographed photos have become such big business that at any public engagement sports stars, actors, actresses and in fact anybody who is in the public eye at the moment, will be be ready and willing to sign photos of themselves. Autographed photos are definitely a growing trend for today's ast
Items to support avian life forms - Some people decide to buy the platform bird feeder because they are genuinely concerned about the creatures that might want to use their garden as a shelter and food source. Others feel a moral obligation to look after the ecological system. It is not easy decidin
Unfortunately being bored is one of those things that can happen to us all. A friend cancels a meet up you had planned earlier within the week and all of a sudden we find ourselves in a bit of a fix without something to do and boredom gets the chance to stick its ugly head in.
I confess that I do not know a great deal about sewing. When I was in junior high (that dates me), I took a course called Home Living. They taught us guys and gals how to do basic sewing stitches. But, believe it or not, when I was a boy scout, there was a merit badge in there somewhere for knowing
Founded in 1922, Cameo Doll Company primarily produced wooden dolls but they also created dolls made of bisque, vinyl, hard plastic, and celluloid. Most of the designs were made by Joseph Kallus who also designed for other doll manufacturers such as Effanbee Corporation and Ideal Novelty and Toy Com
We all know that problems are going to occur with our RC boats. Problems could vary from interference to range issues. Here are a few tips to prevent or repair a few common problems. It's better to be safe than sorry. So if you think you might need any of these, feel free to help yourself.