How to antique paper. "Paint" coffee all over it and bake in oven -- great for cards and invites! I've been doing this for years! LOVE it!

Age paper

Print on wax paper and iron onto fabric.

Pinecones make great decorations, but bake them first to eliminate bugs- good to know for fall and winter decorating!

Giant Kerplunk!! this was the hit of father's day. the link for instructions is posted next to this pin on the same board. I used 3/8" x 3' square dowels instead of the bamboo plant sticks. The bamboo did not work very well. My mother (89 years) and one of my grandsons (3 years) loved playing it. Have fun!

melted record bowlTO DO: Take record, place in oven that is at 150F (on a glass or metal bowl)..watch for the 15 secs it takes to "flop"...remove from oven, quickly "mold" into into the shape you want. Voila...SAVE $50 from this site!! I made 80 of these as centerpieces for my wedding...cost me NOTHING!

Shrinking chip bags in the oven to make keyrings - use low temps...TONS OF DIY PROJECTS HERE, (click on 'All Projects' to get to them)

write on plates with a porcelain 150 pen then bake

REALLY??!! - Buy plates from Dollar Store Use a Sharpie and decorate...Bake at 350 for 30 min. Becomes permanent and safe - could do with quotes, monogram, or special days of the year. Birthday plate!!!

Antiquing Paper Tutorial- To go with the printable sheet music I pinned earlier today!

Do You Love Grunge Tags? How about a Tutorial!?!~~aging with coffee, vanilla and cinnamon. Michele for Etsy items. Smell good too ;p

diy antique signs

great tutorial to make books out of grocery bags... interesting methodology to get great paper texture

Make your own shirt using freezer paper as a stencil.

Antiquing paper tutorial!

Fake Ice - Make a square foil mold using a small block of wood. Fill with plastic jewelry beads and cook in the oven for about 20 minutes at 375 degrees. Monitor as the cubes bake. If the melting beads get lower than you want, throw some more in. Once melted pull from the oven and let cool. Depending on how well you made your mold, you might have to file some edges down. And there you have it, fake ice...

Embellish old clipboards with vintage (or new) paper #DIY #backtoschool

Cool idea : bake marbles and they become flat and look like these. These were made into necklaces

Not paper flowers, leaf flowers. Pretty cool!

art party crayons

paper crafts