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Articles with the tag: Art Attack

Homemade Christmas Cards

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 01:08PM

Christmas Gift Wrapping

Sun, 27 Nov 2011 04:36PM

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I usually make my Christmas present wrapping paper themed, and this year's is very homemade and red. They look really nice and are very simple to do (and quite cheap if you have lots of arts & crafts material lying around).

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Make-it-yourself Draught Excluders

Sat, 15 Jan 2011 10:01PM

If like me you live in a house/flat with old wooden windows and doors, you will know that they let out a lot of heat and can be draughty. I made a few of my own draught excluders for hardly any money which look really arty. They are very easy to make if you have a sewing machine. You will also need: one large piece of fabric the length of the door or window sill you will be placing it on (cotton or calico), scrap fabrics and 2.5kg of lentils/split peas/other dried food/cheap stuffing.

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Creative Gifts - Part 1

Tue, 02 Feb 2010 08:49PM

Valentines Day is fast approaching and it's often nice to give a personalised handmade present. This is part one: for those who like making things. I'll do another post tomorrow for those who are somewhat artistically challenged.

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Art Attack: Highland cows

Fri, 31 Jul 2009 02:37PM

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Over the last two weeks I have been making three highland cows out of papier mache and fake fur fabric. I intend to give them away as presents, although I'll be sad to see my creations go! Scroll to the bottom to see the results.

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