Saturday, October 1, 2011

I ♥ to Cut, Paint, and Sew


I have never really had a craft space. I kind of just did my craftiness wherever I found space at home. So all of my craft supplies were stuck in a corner in bags and boxes. 


So recently I decided to organize everything into kind of a crafty corner. Nothing fancy. Just an area (in my dining room) where I could sit down and hang out in my own creative world; just a table and some bins and some jars to hold things. Something simple until one day I have a whole area all my own.  

(Sorry for the dark camera phone pics)

Once I had my own space, I decided to try to cute it up a little with something that represented the space. Something neat and something EASY! So I took a break from my fall/halloween crafties and came up with these little framed words.

I bought three wooden frames from the dollar store and spray painted them white. Then I got three different scrapbook papers and cut them down to the size of the frame glass. 


I bought some alphabet stickers and added words that portray the function of the space. 


I put them back in the frames, hung them up, and that's it! A little boost to my simple crafty space!

(Excuse the tiles and skull.  Projects I'm working on)







This is where I party.

21 comments:

  1. Question: Are the letters on the fabric or on the glass?

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  2. @Christa aka The BabbyMama Its actually scrapbook paper but the letters are directly on the paper :)

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  3. What a great space! And, those pictures are so dang cute!!! I love them. This would work for so many things. It would be really cute with kids names too!

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  4. What cute idea and a great accent to a craft area!! I am visiting from The Girl Creative and I am a new follower!
    Hope you have a great week!
    Michelle
    www.delicateconstruction.blogspot.com

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  5. That turned out soooo pretty! I wish my craft room looked like that!

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  6. Super cute (and I love the price)!! They really add something to your space!!

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  7. Thank you everyone for your comments!! Much appreciated :)

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  8. What a great use of space, I do not have a designated craft area either, and sometimes it drives my mad! Thanks for sharing, I am showing you off on my blog!

    Carlee
    www.ladybirdln.com

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  9. I really love them, very colourful!!

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  10. what a great little space to unleash your creative side. the colors are bright and inviting!
    now following from today's hop......
    come by and say hello :)
    {tara} from Undeserving Grace

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  11. SOOO colourful too!

    Deborah ♥♥ (visiting happily from http://upcyclingmylife.blogspot.com/...hope you can stop by some time…)

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  12. These are ridiculously cute! Thank you for linking up with the frog last week! You are being featured during this weeks linky and I posted your button on my side bar!
    HUGS~
    Jenni

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  13. Super pretty!

    I would love you to share this at my linky party: http://www.jaqsstudio.com/2011/10/jaqs-studio-first-ever-linky-party.html

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  14. Thank you everyone for your lovely comments! Stopping by to visit your wonderful blogs.

    @Jenni Thank you for the feature!!

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  15. These are great - I love the papers you chose! I just set up my own craft space and framed scrapbook papers too, but I never thought of adding the words.....I may be unframing them to make a little addition soon! ;)

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  16. that looks great! goes well to define the space. and that wall color is amazing! thanks so much for linking this up to my tip-toe thru tuesday party! hope to see you again this week!

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  17. Very cute, easy idea!!
    Thanks for linking up to Show & Share!!

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  18. I love your little crafting area! very creative and cute to boot! I'm now following you. :o)

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