cheap plastic beads, thin layer in pan. 400 degrees for about 20 min. When cool just invert, fall right out

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.

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?!!!

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

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

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

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

How to Make Melted Bead Suncatchers - So cool!

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!

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

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

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.

Melted Jump Beads - first they melt flat, then they are melted again over a coke can.. pretty

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

A way to attach your strings of shells - through drilled holes in the driftwood, and secured with beads on the top of driftwood.