Free Printables, Houseware Crafts, Plaid Ambassador, Uncategorized

Library Card Book Ends

It has been a great couple of weeks for commerce - tons of Etsy orders, custom jobs and new stores carrying my work. I've been plugging away in factory-mode but a little bit short on the "new ideas!" side of things. Happily,  The Muse (Geralyn) has her head in the game and came up with… Continue reading Library Card Book Ends

Houseware Crafts, Plaid Ambassador, storage and organization, Tips and Resources, Tutorials, Use What You've Got Projects

Farmhouse Style Shelf Idea

Thanks so much for all the kind words about my new focus (and for not virtually patting me on the head).  I truly appreciated it. But I want to assure you that the blog isn't going to turn into a place where all I talk about and make are gifts.  As my wise brother-in-law Rich pointed… Continue reading Farmhouse Style Shelf Idea

DIY Furniture Projects, Furniture Makeovers, Plaid Ambassador, Tips and Resources, Tutorials

Sewing Cabinet Makeover with Milk Paint and Mod Podge Transfer

My name is David and I am your Plaid Craft Ambassador. I promise to keep things civil, try to hear all sides of the argument and I hope we can come to some consensus on the issue to prevent an outright craft war. OK, actually, I want to reiterate that Plaid provided me with craft supplies for… Continue reading Sewing Cabinet Makeover with Milk Paint and Mod Podge Transfer

Houseware Crafts, Tips and Resources

Craft Ambassador

I got an interesting email and a fun opportunity the other day. Plaid Enterprises - the makers of Mod Podge and a billion other products -  asked me if I would like to participate in their "Brand Ambassadors" program which allows bloggers like me to try out new Plaid products and, of course, blog about them. I said yes… Continue reading Craft Ambassador