Candle making just doesn’t get any easier than this arts and crafts project – rolled beeswax candles. This is the first rolled beeswax candle I ever made. In the past, I always made candles using pots of molten wax. In this article, I present how to make homemade beeswax candles.
Please find the arts and craft tip or technique you need in the list below, then click on the link to go to detailed instructions. These helpful suggestions flesh out instructions provided for various arts and crafts projects found throughout the website. Batik Tips and Techniques Choosing and Preparing Fabric for Batik Read about batik fabrics to learn which fabrics work best and… Read More »Arts and Crafts Tips and Technique
Scratchboard Art Supplies Materials and tools that you will need for your scratchboard projects are sold at art supply stores. Scratchboard art supplies also are available online. Here are some of the products that are on the market and readily available. Scratchboards If you are a beginner, you might want to start off with student-grade… Read More »Scratchboard Art Supplies
How to Prepare Scratchboard Before you begin the steps, you will need to apply the India ink to your scratchboard paper. Here’s how. Applying the Ink Use a good quality black India ink and mix it thoroughly. Do not use transparent ink or dye. Dye, transparent ink, or ink that is not well mixed will be absorbed… Read More »How to Prepare Scratchboard
Reference the Chart Below to Select the Proper Wire For Your Arts and Crafts Projects Below are listed various wire gauge numbers that are popular for crafts, with their equivalent widths in inches and millimeters. 16 gauge = 0.0508 in. = 1.29 mm 17 gauge = 0.0453 in. = 1.15 mm 18 gauge = 0.0403… Read More »Craft Wire Width Conversion Table
Are you looking for more art and craft ideas? Consider making beautiful dragonfly ornaments. Here I present how to make DIY dragonfly ornaments
I love to receive craft supplies catalogs in the mail. I usually look through them for arts and crafts supplies fairly quickly when they first arrive
▲ S&S Worldwide Online Craft Supplies Are you looking for online craft supply stores that offer free craft supply catalogs? S&S Worldwide has a terrific free craft and art supplies catalog. S&S Worldwide offers a vast selection of arts and crafts supplies and kits. The huge inventory also includes educational toys and games, party and novelty supplies,… Read More »Free Craft Supplies Catalog