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How to Buy Antique Stanley Tools

Buying antique Stanley tools in itself is an art. It requires some amount of identification skills to know which ones are authentic historical pieces. You will get better at it as you learn what to look for in quality historic models of this brand of antique tools. Recognizi

Why Join in On The Handmade Expo Bandwagon?

Expo is the short term for exposition that refers to an event the exhibits certain products to the public. Thus a handmade expo is a public gathering of craftsmen and women showcasing their handmade products and teaching other interested individual how to make handmade items.

Call Him Creator-man

As Disney prepares to assume Marvel, Stan Lee emerges as one of the most important creators in pop culture

How to Use a Needlepoint Stitch Dictionary

In a stitch dictionary you will find many different needlepoint stitches diagrammed for you. These books can be one of your handiest tools when you are stitching. A book like The Needlepoint Book is a college degree in needlepoint between covers, most people (even experienced stitchers) turn to it b

American Patchwork and Quilting - A Basic Technique For a Beautiful Craft

If you have been newly introduced to the wonderful world of quilting, American patchwork squares will be the most logical place to begin. American patchwork quilting first started as a way for the womenfolk to gather together and socialize over the needles, thread and fabric that they used to create

Needlepoint Canvas Basics

The foundation of any needlepoint project is the canvas. It's important to not only select the appropriate canvas for your project, but to make sure it is of the highest quality.

Some Dollhouse Furniture Ideas You Might Not Have Thought About

Adding some furniture pieces to the outside of your dollhouse brings a lot of charm to the tiny home you are creating.Your attention to detail and distinctive style will be evidenced with unique items like porch swings and patio furniture.

Introduction & Materials

This versatile wire coil technique is perfect for making simple head pins or finishing off your wire to just jazz up your jewelry a little.

Face Painting - It's Easy and Fun!

Are you interested in the art of face painting?Maybe you are wondering whether it's beyond your artistic abilities?I've discovered that face painting is really not a difficult art to learn, and is only as complicated as you make it.I first discovered how much kids love having their faces p

Do It Yourself Gem and Artifact Hunting Tool

Hunting agates, arrowheads, and so on can be pretty strenuous work. There's a real handy tool that you can make at home that can take a lot of the work out of your hunt. It's easy to make and easy to carry. By using this tool, you can pry up, turn over, or pick up specimens without having

Seashells - Best for Gel Candles

Seascape gel candles are definite favorites with candle lovers and of course no seascape is possible without seashells. Find out what seashells are best suitable for gel candles, how to choose them and what to look for when ordering sea shells.

How to Make Jewelry From "Ordinary" Treasures

This is the first installment of the 3-part module for how to make money from ordinary treasures.This article talks about how to start making jewelries from your treasures.

Best Beginner RC Plane

When trying to pick out the first RC plane for you or your child, there are going to be a few things that you will want to keep in mind. The first and foremost thing that you will want to consider is your experience level when it comes to RC products.

What to Look for in a New Sewing Machine

Because I do a lot of sewing I am often asked, 'What sewing machine do you use?' The person asking is usually looking to buy a new sewing machine and as there are so many machines available today, they are wanting a little guidance so that they can be more confident in buying a sewing mach