Antiques & Arts & Crafts : Home & Garden
If you are concerned about making an effort to protecting our environment, using soy candles may be the solution for you. Unlike petroleum-made candles, which generate harmful greenhouse gasses when lit, soy candles are more environmentally friendly and can be used as a substitute in any situation i
The article title inspires images of a gaggle of ladies companionably gathered around a patchwork quilt exchanging tidbits of gossip, usually called a quilting bee. Or maybe a housewife all alone, late at night in her pioneer home, laboring over clothing that has long been worn to pieces, sewing the
A sewing machine at home gives you the freedom to repair, design or alter the clothes in a comfortable way. However, when you are working as a seamstress, you need to remain prepared to handle all types of sewing machine repairs as you can easily return back to work within no time.
Art can make a great collector's item for anyone who is seeking to put together a collection that not only displays well but can be worth quite a bit of money. There are quite a number of art aficionados in the world, people who know a lot about art and who are passionate about collecting it. I
Disney is one of the well known channels and very popular among children's. All over the world it is rated as one of the largest entertainment companies. Every year thousands of events and shows are ...
Ever wonder what glass actually is?Do we cut it or break it (is there a difference)?Why and how does scoring a line allow us to control the way glass breaks?To fully understand why we cut glass the way we do, we should first understand a bit about glass itself.
Ceramic tea pots are as individual as people themselves and they have a unique decorative design all their own. Also, collectors who build collections of tea pots have discovered that their identifying mark is located on the bottom of the tea pot itself, which lets the collector know who created the
Whether you own real life baby dolls, limited edition dolls or have a collection of little handheld cuties, they all need love, care and somewhere suitable to be displayed. The intricate craftsmanship that goes into making them is truly remarkable, making it all the more important that they are kept
This simple card is great to showcase your own collages and artworks. Accurate measuring and cutting is essential because you want the card to be able to stand up on its own. Use stiff paper, card stock, in whites, beiges and vanilla tones. Depending on the time of year you can make birthday cards,
Originally released in 1979, the Canadian gold maple leaf coins were one of one only two troy ounce bullion coins available at the time. These twenty-four karat gold coins come in a variety of sizes as well as monetary values. They have become the standard of quality for other gold coins.
When wood turners speak about lathe chucks these days they usually mean the expensive four jaw style. However this is a recent innovation developed from the self centering chucks of the metal lathe industry. Woodturning has been around at least since the days when the ancient Egyptians put their pic