Hand Puppet Paper Craft

by Dinah Wulf
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I made another video! I think I’m addicted. This time, I recreated a craft that my daughter and I did last year. This hand puppet paper craft is great for kids of all ages, especially this summer as a boredom buster. Mia played with them for days, making her own puppet show. They are custom […]

Airplane Clothespin Craft Video

by Dinah Wulf
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I have been on a roll make videos lately (OK, OK, I’ve only made 4 in the last month but I’m working on it!). Today I want to share a video of a popular craft I have done in the past.  Since I’ve written it, it’s been shared many times on social media, so I […]

Long Beach Antique Market

by Dinah Wulf
Long Beach Antique Swap Meet - Repurposed Truck Bench

One of my favorite places to treasure hunt is the Long Beach Antique Market at the Veterans Stadium.  It’s held on the third Sunday of every month. When I’m lucky enough to convince my family to go, we are ALWAYS glad we did. You can find the coolest things there, both vintage and antique.  There […]

Easy Paper Flowers DIY Video

by Dinah Wulf
Easy Paper Flowers DIY Video

I made these easy paper flowers before. They are so addicting to make! Since I was making them again, I thought I’d make a how to video instead of a step by step photo tutorial. So grab your materials and watch this quick one-minute video to show you how to make them. Time: 10 Minutes […]

Succulent Gift with Thank You Printable

by Dinah Wulf
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I have an easy thank you gift idea made with upcycled candle holders as vases and succulent plants over at MyPrintly.com. It comes with a free download for a thank you printable you can add to give to a hostess, teacher, friend, or neighbor. Get the tutorial and free printable here: Succulent Gift with Thank You Printable […]

Printable Lucky Banner for St. Patrick’s Day

by Dinah Wulf
Printable Lucky Banner for St. Patrick’s Day

Last year for St. Patrick’s Day I wrote a tutorial or MyPrintly.com on how to make an easy printable banner for St. Patrick’s Day. It’s a quick and easy tutorial for a fabric and burlap scrap bunting with a LUCKY printable layered on top. I didn’t get a chance to share it here on DIY […]

Pencil Valentine Printables

by Dinah Wulf
Pencil Valentine Printables

I have another fun printable for Valentine’s Day over at MyPrintly.com.  They are ideal for the classroom, but also great to pass out to teammates, coaches, and teachers. Head on over to MyPrintly.com to download and print these adorable pencil Valentine printables. The Valentine says, “you are the write friend for me”. All you have […]

Photo Christmas Gift Tags

by Dinah Wulf
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I’m over at MyPrintly again sharing a photo and video tutorial on how to make photo Christmas gift tags.  These are so simple and easy to make.  All you need is a photo of the gift recipient and a few other supplies. The photo can be printed on regular paper too. Check out the step […]

DIY Photo Place Cards with Fruit

by Dinah Wulf
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My most recent post over at MyPrintly.com is how to make DIY photo place cards with fruit. For this project, I used artificial fruit, but if you would like, you can use real fruit.  It’s a simple way to add personalization for your Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner tables. The guests can take them home as […]

Easy DIY Photo Holder

by Dinah Wulf
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I have another fun and easy DIY over at MyPrintly! It’s an easy DIY photo holder that costs only a few dollars to make and makes a great little gift or stocking stuffer.  Best of all, you can make them from items around the house. It also is an easy kids craft to make for […]

How to Select Your Sandpaper Grit

by Dinah Wulf
How to Select Your Sandpaper Grit

As I mentioned before, I participated in the GMC DIY Challenge where I competed against two other amazing DIY teams in a furniture upcycling and repurposing challenge from thrifted items at Habitat for Humanity. You can read about it, watch it, and see some behind the scenes footage here and here. During filming, I was […]

How to Pick and Apply Paints

by Dinah Wulf
How to Pick and Apply Paints

Last month I participated in the GMC DIY Challenge where I competed against two other teams in a furniture upcycling and repurposing challenge from thrifted items at Habitat for Humanity. You can read about it, watch it, and see some behind the scenes footage here and here. During filming, I was lucky enough to do […]

The GMC DIY Challenge is Live

by Dinah Wulf
GMC DIY

Woooooo hooooooo! It’s official! The GMC DIY Challenge is live right now on the GMC YouTube channel! Recently I shared my experience being a part of the first ever GMC and Habitat for Humanity DIY Challenge.  I wasn’t able to reveal the winner until today. You can see some behind the scenes photos and read […]

A Dozen Uses for DIY Photo Clips

by Dinah Wulf
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Today I want to share a tutorial I shared on MyPrintly for DIY photo clips. I love these things! You can use them for SO many things. I have a few clipped on to my chicken wire memo board I made.  I also like to make them to use as gift tags and magnets. Check […]

How to Get Glue and Paint Off Skin

by Dinah Wulf
Lava Soap for Crafters

Thank you to WD-40 and Lava Soap for sponsoring this post, How to Get Glue and Paint Off Skin. All opinions are 100% my own. Question: What do all of these projects have in common? Answer: I used industrial strength adhesive to make them! Question: What do all of THESE projects have in common? Answer: […]

How to Make Homemade Bath Salts

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Eucalyptus Bath Salts

It’s time for another Dollar Bin Challenge! Our item this month is a glass test tube found for $1.50 in the dollar bins at Michael’s. I decided to make this little gift set of eucalyptus Epsom bath salts. In case you are wondering, these are not the type of bath salts that make you want […]

Butterfly and Garden Theme Party Video

by Dinah Wulf
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Just a quick post today!  I wanted to share the Butterfly and Garden Theme Party Video I made that’s up on YouTube now.  It’s just a short 2 minutes of my daughter’s second birthday party.   It’s full of decoration, food and drink, and DIY party ideas.  Here it is! Thank you so much for […]

Owl Party Decorations Video Tutorial

by Dinah Wulf
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OK, here we go.  I decided it might be fun to try doing YouTube video tutorials.  THIS IS MY FIRST ONE…AHHHHH! Don’t ask me why this is so nerve racking to share.  Shyness? Insecurity? Fear? All of the above… Seeing yourself in a video is weird.  I do recall that when I was 12 years […]