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DIY Boba Fett Helmet

Here is another one of my Geeky Gift Wrap designs but this time it is a decoration. I created a Boba Fett helmet using household items and inexpensive things you can find at a craft store. I love Star Wars and Boba Fett was one of my favorite characters from… Read more

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 house like this grass skirt made from grocery store plastic bags! Please Subscribe to my YouTube… Read more

Personalized Back to School Supplies

As were are nearing the end of August, unfortunately we have to start thinking about back to school supplies. It seems as though the summers get shorter every year. One thing to help get the kids excited for their new school year is to personalize their school supplies. In this… Read more

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 anything like this before and it is really big – 36″ x 48″. The school wanted… Read more

DIY Summer Crafts

I stopped by  WTTG FOX 5 DC yesterday morning to show how to make some fun summer crafts using things you may already have around your house and inexpensive things from the craft store. I had something for everyone…beachy decorations and crafts, trending movie theme ideas and video games along… Read more

Artware Glasses

I hand decorated 100 wine glasses for the ManneqArt Gala. I create each one slightly different than the next so you always know which glass is yours. They were a huge hit and some people bought sets of them to give as gifts. Here are some of the ones I… Read more

Fireworks at the Washington Monument

Growing up in the DC area, the Washington Monument being illuminated with fireworks in the night sky has become an iconic symbol for the 4th of July. As you may already know, I love creating theme platters for my events like I did here and here.  I thought a miniature… Read more