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Jack Skellington

One of my favorite Halloween movies is The Nightmare Before Christmas! Since Jack Skellington is such a great character, I thought it would be fun to create some pumpkins in his likeness. The Pumpkin...

Dictionary Leaves

Dictionary Leaves (leevz) n.

I love transforming old books into autumn leaves. I had some dictionaries laying around that I no longer had use for except to weigh down some of my art projects. With the abundance of information...

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Scared Pumpkin

It’s time to start making your outdoor Halloween decorations like this Scared Pumpkin decoration. I love creating unique Halloween decorations that make people look twice and smile. I had an old terracotta planter that...

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Labor Day Luau Party Decorations

Learn how to end the summer in style! Watch my segment on from WBAL  showing how to make fun and festive Labor Day Luau party decorations using things you probably already have in your...

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Mini Chalkboards

There is something fun about using chalk and writing on chalkboards. Maybe it’s all the different colors of chalk or that you can easily erase and recreate pictures and words. I had so much...

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School Bulletin Board Ideas

Now that new school is about to start, I have been asked to decorate display cases and school bulletin boards. This bulletin board was a challenging project for me because I have never made...