This week’s crafty blogger linkup includes some awesome jewelry made with guitar strings, an easy candle you can make for Valentine’s Day or any time, my look at found object printmaking and a lot more. Enjoy!
Art Bead Scene
Take a peek inside the studio of Claire of Something to do with you hands – and see the nook she’s transformed into a jewellery station!
Found Object Printmaking
Using random objects to stamp images on paper is a lot of fun, and makes a great background for an art journal page.
Amigurumi Tip 6
Learn some helpful tips about making faces for your crocheted stuff toys.
Recycled Guitar String Pendant DIY
The Tappingflamingo shows how she makes guitar string jewelry. This is an easy, fun tutorial that can be made quickly and inexpensively.
Tissue Paper Decorated Candle
A tissue paper decorated candle is a quick and easy craft that still looks impressive. How to get perfect results every time using wax paper & a heat gun.
Snap Out of It, Jean! There’s Beading to Be Done!
Jean reviews a book on a very pretty style of peyote stitch, and it’s fast too! Check out Fast Peyote Stitch Jewelry, Easy to Follow Patterns, 25+ Projects by Josie Fabre ! It’s lovely!
Cindy stitched up a model of the free Royal Flowers chart, which just happens to be in my favorite color combo.
The Bead Shop shares an easy Swarovski necklace project to brighten up your winter!
The Crafty Princess does a short video review of a beautiful book about Japanese quilts.