January 12, 2016

January 2016 Pinspiration

January’s Pinspired craft: Denim Rag Wreath

Inspiration taken from the blog: A Fish Who Likes Flowers

Inspiration from: A Fish Who Likes Flowers blog

 

Description: The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo’s lineup has been revealed, so we thought it was time to go denim! Join us this month to make your front door or mantle this full and fluffy denim rag wreath. Super easy technique – just cut and tie. A great opportunity to talk to friends while you tie knots! and the bandana embellishment will be detachable if you want to go denim all year around!

Project supplies include: Denim, Wreath Form, Bandana.

Cost: $40* – pay at the door

Location: Spring Creek BBQ – 25831 Northwest Fwy, Cypress, TX 77429

Date: Saturday, January 23, 2016

Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm

Register for January Denim Rag Wreath. SOLD OUT

RSVPs and cancellations for this craft are due by Wednesday, January 20  so we have enough supplies. If you need to cancel after this date, please let us know and we will email you an invoice and set up a time for you to pick up a kit.

*$1 added for Credit Card/PayPal payment.

October 23, 2015

November 2015 Pinspiration

November’s Pinspired craft: Wooden Pallet Style Vintage Christmas Tree

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Description: Create a 3-foot, vintage-style, wooden Christmas tree to be displayed in your yard OR you can lean it up against an “empty” hallway wall. This craft is FULL of useful techniques you can apply to other wood crafts, dressers and end tables!

Learn how to stain “new” wood to look weathered, how to drybrush using milkpaint (yes! it’s made from milk – casein and lime!), AND how to decoupage paper napkins onto wood to get a vintage look! (Option 2 – skip the napkins and use our stencils and your favorite inspirational words!)

Project supplies include: wood, paint, napkins, and a star. It will NOT include buttons, and it will NOT include an outdoor gloss.

Cost: $40* for ONE 36″ tree, OR $75* for THREE trees (36″,30″,24″) – pay at the door

Location: Bear Creek CSI Collision, 5138 Hwy 6 N, Houston, TX 77084

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015

Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Register for November Pinspired Wooden Pallet Style Tree(s).- FULL please, email to be put on waiting list.

RSVPs and cancellations for this craft are due by Wednesday, November 4  so we have enough supplies. If you need to cancel after this date, please let us know and we will email you an invoice and set up a time for you to pick up a kit.

*$1 added for Credit Card/PayPal payment.

October 13, 2015

October 2015 Pinspiration

October’s Pinspired craft: Random Acts of Kindness Countdown Calendar

Inspiration taken from: finecraftguild.com, blog.silhouetteamerican.com, and tag idea photo credited to Colleen Ludovice.

Inspiration taken from: finecraftguild.com, blog.silhouetteamerican.com, and random acts of kindness tags credited to Colleen Ludovice. (These are only a few pictures of the pinspiration we found, and will not exactly represent our final project.)

Description: This month we are using pinspiration from a few different sources to a create a countdown calendar (to display during the holidays or any time of the year) of daily random acts of kindness activities, just in time for the holiday season.

Project supplies include: 24 pre-cut envelopes, 24 blank tags, 24 mini clothespins, jute (for hanging), ribbon, scrapbook paper, a large variety of embellishments, pre-printed countdown numbers, bakers twine, and a pre-printed idea list of random acts of kindness (you can use for inspiration) to create EITHER a Christmas (red, green, black and white) themed OR a colorful (blue, green, pink, orange) themed set of countdown envelopes that can be pinned to the supplied jute on your mantel or wall to inspire you to practice kindness. Tags will come blank so you can personally pick which acts you like best.

Other ideas to hang include using a paneless picture frame to wrap/glue your jute around to display (like one of the inspiration ideas above), gluing the clothespins to a piece of wood, clipping the bags to a string of LED lights, or even hanging the bags from a tree branch. You can also bring your own inspirational paper and embellishments!

Cost: $35* (pay at the door)

Location: La Madeleine, 23322 Mercantile Pkwy, Katy, TX 77449

Date: Saturday, October 24, 2015

Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm

RSVPs and cancellations for this craft are due by Wednesday, October 21  so we have enough supplies. If you need to cancel after this date, please let us know and we will email you an invoice and set up a time for you to pick up a kit.

SAVE the DATE – Saturday, November 7, 2015, 5-9pm, in Copperfield, Wood Pallet Christmas Trees, $40, Registration starts Monday, October 19.

Register for October’s Kindness Countdown Calendar. – SOLD OUT, Please respond below to purchase a kit and we will contact you.

*$1 added for Credit Card/PayPal payment.

September 2, 2015

September 2015 Pinspiration

September’s Pinspired craft: Wooden Post Pumpkins – SOLD OUT

Inspiration taken from http://simplykierste.com/

Inspiration taken from http://simplykierste.com/

Description: Join us to make three wooden pumpkin posts! Great to display on a mantle or on your porch. These hand painted pumpkins have tons of possibilities: stripes, polka dots, chevron, etc! We will provide the three posts, a few stencil templates, orange and white paint and tree stems –  OR bring your own inspirational paint and template/stencil ideas to design the perfect combination!

Cost: $30* (pay at the door)

September’s Pinspired craft #2: Black Front Porch Sign Post – SOLD OUT

Inspiration taken from http://ipincomplish.blogspot.com.

Inspiration taken from http://ipincomplish.blogspot.com.

Description: Need somewhere to hang a cheerful greeting or holiday sign INSTEAD of your door? or a sign post to travel with you to a demonstration/sales booth? Back by popular demand, we are again offering the supplies to make this 44″ tall versatile post. We provide all of the wood and hardware, black paint and two 16″ wooden signs with hooks to hang.

Cost: $40* (pay at the door) SOLD OUT

Location: Bear Creek CSI Collision, 5138 Hwy 6 N, Houston, TX 77084

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015

Time: 4:00pm-8:00pm

RSVPs for this craft are due by Wednesday, September 16 so we have enough supplies.

Register for either or both September Pinspired crafts. – SOLD OUT, COMMENT BELOW FOR WAITING LIST

*$1 added for credit/PayPal payment.

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July 14, 2015

August 2015 Pinspiration

August’s Pinspired craft: Burlap Birthday Cake Door Hanger

Inspiration found for the three tiered cake example at the etsy store gypsyowlshoppe.

Inspiration for the first cake example found at the Etsy store gypsyowlshoppe.

Description: Learn how to make a burlap door hanger you can hang inside or out! This 16″ tall hand painted cake can have as many colorful layers as you want. We will have lots of patterns, paint colors and font ideas to choose –  or use your own inspiration to design the perfect combination!

Cost: $35

Location: Richard & Meg Weekley Community Center, 8440 Greenhouse Road, Room 204, Cypress, TX  77433

Date: Saturday, August 8, 2015

Time: 12:00pm-3:00pm

RSVPs for this craft are due by Wednesday, August 5 so we have enough supplies.

SOLD OUT for August Pinspired Registration.

June 11, 2015

June 2015 Pinspiration

June’s Pinspired craft: Decoupaged Tin Barn Star

Inspiration taken from https://www.etsy.com/shop/LilMissCraftyPants?ref=s2-header-shopname

Inspiration taken from the Etsy shop LilMissCraftyPants. Check out all her GREAT stars for sale!

 

Description: Learn how to make this 16″ wide, custom designed, decoupaged tin barn star – perfect to hang on your door for the 4th of July/Memorial Day/Labor Day! OR choose to make one to match the colors/theme in a bedroom, kitchen, or entry way. Lots of paper options to choose from or bring your own paper and inspiring ideas!

Cost: $30

Location: La Madeleine, 23322 Mercantile Pkwy, Katy, TX 77449

Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015

Time: 6:30pm-9:30pm

RSVPs for this craft are due by Wednesday, June 24 so we have enough supplies. We only have a limited supply of stars, so reserve your spot early for this one!

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May 16, 2015

May 2015 Pinspiration

May’s Pinspired craft: Burlap Wreath
(Rescheduled/Updated from March)

Inspiration taken from: mrserinjohnson.blogspot.com, and Etsy shops DoorDecorMore, SimplyBlessedGift and WhimsyChicDesigns. Be sure to check out all of their fantastic creations!

Inspiration taken from: mrserinjohnson.blogspot.com, and Etsy shops DoorDecorMore, SimplyBlessedGift and WhimsyChicDesigns. Check out their fantastic creations!

Description: Learn how to make this versatile, 14-inch, burlap wreath and a variety of handmade fabric/felt/burlap flowers. You choose the style – lots of options to customize for any occasion! The attached pieces will be removable so you can change your wreath every month with new décor. All supplies are included and no experience is necessary!

Cost: $35

Location: Members home in Fairfield (290/Mason)

Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015

Time: 5pm-9pm

RSVPs for this craft are due by Wednesday, May 27 so we have enough supplies. Kits are available for this craft. Click on the registration page below to order.

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February 9, 2015

February 2015 Pinspiration

February’s Pinspired craft: Custom Painted Chalkboard

Description: Make a custom 16″X24″ chalkboard sign to help keep track of your busy, multi-tasking life! Supplies include: custom pre-cut chalkboard, paint pens, tracing paper and lots of templates and fonts to choose from!
Inspiration: Weekly menu planning, To do list, Shopping/Grocery List, I love you because, Verse of the day…or a combination of any/all! You can also bring your own font/decorative patterns.
Technique: How to use Saral tracing paper to create precise custom artwork

Cost of Supplies: $30/$35 Kit/$20 Additional Boards

Saturday, February 21, 2015, 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Home of a Member in Fairfield

RSVPs for this craft are due by Wednesday, February 18 so we can buy supplies ahead of time. Kits are available for this craft. Click on the registration page below to order.

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January 12, 2015

January 2015 Pinspiration

January’s Pinspired craft: Canvas Crackle Sign

Inspiration taken from www.thenshemade.com

Inspiration taken from http://www.thenshemade.com

Description: Make a custom 9″X12″ canvas sign to hang on your post (if you made one last year?!) or on your front door or favorite wall.
Inspiration: Lots of colors and phrases to choose from such as Welcome, John 3:16, Love is all you need, Love never fails
Technique: How to crackle paint, make satin rosettes

Cost of Supplies: $25/$30 Kit

Saturday, January 24, 2015, 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Home of a Member in Fairfield

RSVPs for this craft are due by Wednesday, January 21 so we can buy supplies ahead of time. Kits are available for this craft. Click on the registration page below to order.

Did you miss our September Black Front Porch Sign Post? We have a limited number of posts ($35) and kits ($40) left if you want to make a post to hang your sign on.  Order a post on the registration page below.

Inspiration taken from http://ipincomplish.blogspot.com.

Inspiration taken from http://ipincomplish.blogspot.com.

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November 2, 2014

November 2014 Pinspiration

November’s Pinspired craft: Lighted Reclaimed Lumber Christmas Sign

Inspiration take from http://www.thekimsixfix.com

Inspiration taken from http://www.thekimsixfix.com


Description
: Make a custom 20″X24″ lighted reclaimed lumber (wood pallet) sign. You can choose from the “O Come Let Us Adore Him” above OR you can paint a single word such as “Joy” that can be lit. We will provide all of the supplies including: wood, stain, paint, light strand and stencils. This project is also available as a kit (click on registration link to order.)

Cost of Supplies: $30, Kit still available $40

Saturday, November 15, 2014, 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Home of a Member

RSVPs for this craft are due by Wednesday, November 12 so we can buy supplies ahead of time.

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