*Layer cheap plastic beads in cake pans (no lining required), melt at 400 degrees for 20 minutes. Let cool & then flip them out. Drill a hole in it to make it a suncatcher.

cook the beads in the oven on 400 degrees for about 25 to 30 minutes. Those directions were updated to use a gas grill outside or a toaster over outside

First sun-catcher - SUMMER ACTIVITY! beads. You dump them into a round non-stick cake pan in a SINGLE layer, no greasing necessary and bake them in the oven on 400 for about 20 minutes.

EASY Dollar store SUN CATCHERS!!! ■Plastic container lid ■Clear Elmer’s Glue (cloudy will work too, but will dry a little opaque) ■String or Thread ■Suction cup window hooks (optional- you can just tie the string to the window latch instead) ■Glass vase gems

How do people come up with this stuff-If you melt a plastic cup made of type 6 recycling plastic-it works the same as shrinky dinks-WHO KNEW?!!!

How to Make Melted Bead Suncatchers - So cool!

Spiders hate peppermint! Put some peppermint oil in a squirt bottle with a little water and spray your garage and all door frames. - interesting!I knew it helped keep mice away but i didnt know it worked for spiders too, ill have to try it # Pin++ for Pinterest # great-ideas

Alcohol Ink stained glass. Another stormy day craft...

Pretty cool idea for a homemade suncatcher windchime...might have to try it.

- Perler Bead Placemats Excellent. If the Perler Beads are still at the lake, I can do this with the kids on thanksgiving :)

Tinted glass tutorial, pretty amazing how this works. Great for flowers or just to add a bit of color to a room.

fuse plastic grocery bags into sheets you can use. I saw this on the OPB Show Quilting Arts - where they decorate the bags and make it look like art for purses, quilts, etc. Beautiful!

Such a great upcycle project! Use old cake pans to make beautiful stepping stones for your lawn or garden!

Cover plastic cups in fabric and punch hole in top and attach to Christmas lights and hang. Super cute! :)

I adore wind chimes! I have several hanging on my screened porch yuet I can never get enough. I hang them there, from trees, underneath the upper deck - anywhere I can hear their beautiful melodeous twinkling music. Here's 20+ ideas for wind chimes you can make yourself!

How to make a decorative fabric bowl.

Main Street Quilt Pattern - That's a LOT of flying geese, but I like the movement of the pattern.

Make Your Own Wind Chimes! • Creative & Cool DIY Wind Chime Ideas & Tutorials! @Lauren Geib now we know what to do with those snapple caps!