spacer
spacer

Articles in Database: 503
spacer
spacer



Crafts-Hobbies Index


Read about Crafts-Hobbies on erreur404.info. We specialize in Crafts-Hobbies. As part of Crafts-Hobbies your website, you also need to be aware of all everything out there so we are provideing these articles for you as reference.

  1. Use Order and Text to Give Life to Your Scrapbook By Mia LeCron
    There are no specific rules stating that all photographs or mementos must be placed in chronological order. Therefore, it is completely up you the order you wish to place your items and embellishments. You can place your items in a formal chronological order. You can also group items into formal or informal categories such as similar colors, events, activities, individuals, or families. Items can also be placed into random, abstract, or collages.Each order has its own place in scrapbooking. Fo…


  2. Favorite Gold Coins to Collect for Investment By Charles Roman
    Why Gold American Eagle Coins are Popular among Collectors:Gold coins are a favorite of coin collectors with an eye toward investment. Not only are golden coins lovely to behold, but they also have a value that is guaranteed, due to their precious metal content. The value of gold coins is usually higher than the value of their weight in gold bullion, making them a better investment than the gold market alone.Many countries produce gold coins for collectors or for commemorative purposes. The…


  3. An Interesting Look at the Cuban Cigar By Eddie Tobey
    Even most non-cigar smokers have heard some of the lore surrounding the Cuban cigar. Long revered as the finest and best tasting brands in the world, they have traditionally been extremely difficult to procure. Consequently there exists a very profitable market for importing and distributing Cuban cigars to cigar-lovers worldwide. There are many brands of Cuban cigars available, but some of the most well known include Coronas Especiales (rumored to be one of Fidel Castro’s favorites) and Mon…


  4. Scrapbooking Organization is as Easy as 1, 2, 3 By Shellie Wilson
    Gather up all your photos if they are not already catalogued then lets start by organizing them, it may seem like a big job but its better that you do it now when you only have 10 years of photos rather than in 10 years from now when you have 20 years worth of photos probably spread across the whole house.Catalogue your photos by theme, year, location or event. This is something you will need to decide on your own as to which way you would like to organize them.Either use a photo box, folders,…


  5. Craft Show Organizing 101 By Lauren Sorgaard
    You’ve done it! You’ve signed up to do a craft show….now what! Where do you start? This is a dilemma most first time craft show participants (sometimes even us veterans) feel shortly before the show. I am going to give you a few basic tips and some tricks of the trade to help make your show go smoothly and hopefully successfully.The first and most important thing is to be sure to read the rules and regulations of the show. The last thing you want to do is show up and set your table up with fan…


  6. A Beginners Guide to Buying Authentic Swords Online By Paul Southren
    Looking at all the various swords for sale online can make you feel a bit like a kid in a candy store. But if you are looking to buy authentic replica swords online, it can be a bit harder to get what you really want than it otherwise might first appear…Sure, if you are just looking for an ornamental sword to hang on the wall – it’s pretty easy. Just look around for a sword that takes your fancy, don’t spend much more than US$50 and your chances of getting what you want are good…But if you are…


  7. Step-By-Step Guide For Creating Collages and Other Unique Picture Frames By Antigone Arthur
    So you want to make a collage or perhaps you are interested in creating a unique shadow box to hold your valuable photographs and memorabilia. No problem! Whether you want to create lasting memories using cheap picture frames, discount picture frames or even wholesale picture frames, here are some pointers for creating lasting memories right the first time every time.Collage Picture FramesCollage picture frames are useful for creating lasting memories of a moment in time. Whether you want to c…


  8. Rubber Stamps – For Teachers and Students By Robb Ksiazek
    Once again we are reminded that summer is not long enough. It is the beginning of another back to school shopping season. New clothes, notebooks, pencils, and rubber stamps fill out the shopping list.Teachers and students all have to prepare for another nine months of education. There is some fun involved every once in a while too. When the class has had their lessons for the day, it’s time to develop some crafting skills. Children young and old get that chance to use their creativity in …


  9. Coin Collecting – A Fun Hobby By Susan Daniel
    Over the years, collecting coins has grown from being just a hobby to becoming a full-blown enterprise with numerous Internet sites devoted to coins. Over the next several weeks, I will give you a little background about coin collecting to help those who want to pursue this as a hobby and maybe even make some money in the process.People have been collecting coins for centuries, because of their beauty, their value, and their history. When you hold an old coin in your hand, it allows you to t…


  10. Creating A Family Tradition-Jigsaw Puzzles By Barbara White
    Do you find it difficult to spend time together as a family?There are so many pressures and activities that can take away from the sense of family which was more commonly experienced 50 years ago. Parents often both work, and their commute can be tiring and long. For children there is school and homework, TV, video games, and the computer to juggle with. This does not include outside the home activities such as belonging to sports teams and organizations. All of these factors mean that the fam…


  11. Old, New, Borrowed, and Blue: Unity Candle Craft Project By Lisa Robbin
    Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue. There are plenty of crafty brides out there looking for a unique design for their unity candle. They want something that is as special and unique as their wedding day. Many artists are ready and willing to custom make a Unity candle for an eager bride - and charge anywhere from $30 to $200 - and that's not with any gold-plating or diamonds set into it!As an alternative, take some of the "momentos" from your upcoming weddin…


  12. Using Your Dog's Hair By Fran Pike
    Dog hair (called chiengora)can be spun into yarn, much like sheeps's wool, alpaca, or any other animal fiber. The process is the same. Dust and oils can be washed out of the spun hair, so there is no "doggie odor." Amazingly, the spun yarn is warmer than wool, easy to care for, and has an angora-like fluffy texture. Until recent times, most dog owners didn’t realize the beauty of the colors and texture of their dog’s hair could be used in the manner of sheep’s wool.It's really as easy as b…


  13. Baby Shower Crafts: Welcoming the Newcomer By Randy Wilson
    Baby shower crafts are a great way to convey to the parents your hearty and welcoming attitude towards the expected arrival. Crafts are the things that put a personal touch to your participation. Gifts and monetary contributions are good things; crafts lend human warmth and feeling to the whole affair.There is virtually no end to baby shower crafts – the possibilities are endless if you are creative and inventive enough. Here are a few tips for the next baby shower you are invited to.Guess wha…


  14. Buying Cheap Humidors By Eddie Tobey
    There are numerous vendors who offer humidors at low prices. Many retail stores have departments that sell humidors of many kinds. Typically though retail stores will offer limited styles of smaller desktop and travel humidors. There are also stores that specialize in humidors and cigars that offer upgraded models of humidors and may even offer specials on cabinet humidors.However, the prices one may pay at a specialty store will likely be more than what one will find on the Internet for compa…


  15. Pump Up Your Life with Scrapbook Pages of Certainty By Fion Lim
    If you can voice enthusiastically that scrapbooking is your passion, could you say the same thing about how you feel towards yourself?Yes, can you tell others without turning all red in the face that you are passionate about yourself and about who you are?Are you thinking what a Weird remark to make to others? Could anyone ever be passionate about themselves?But why not?Do you really want to wait a lifetime for that someone to tell you that they're passionate about you, while you can't say the…


  16. Appraisal, Valuation and Inspired Guesswork or the Rise of TV Antique Shows and the Collecting Bug By Howard Lewis
    The Price is Right.Once upon a time you knew precisely where you stood. You were, metaphorically speaking, peering over the shoulder of the venerable Arthur Negus, denizen of that epitome of middle class culture, The Antiques Roadshow. Now, however, you’re turning this way and that, amidst a plethora of antiques discovery programmes, as you seek to satisfy your voyeuristic craving and perhaps learn a little something as you go.Life used to be very simple in the antique firmament on TV. Its fir…


  17. Starting a Stamp Collection By Craig Dawber
    Stamp collecting or philately has been a popular hobby for years. People like the many different styles of stamps and are drawn to the idea that some stamps have been all around the world. Stamps are a way to remember special events, people and places. They celebrate the ordinary and the not so ordinary. Stamp collecting can be a fun hobby that also is an amazing educational experience. If you are thinking about starting a stamp collection you gather your supplies before getting any stam…


  18. Christmas Ornaments - Make Your Own with Beads and Pipe Cleaners By Brigitte Smith
    Christmas ornaments made from ordinary pipe cleaners and inexpensive acrylic beads are very pretty and easy to make. They look quite impressive yet are easy enough for small children to make. This is one Christmas craft idea to use again and again. Older people will enjoy making this Christmas craft, too, which can be varied to make a number of different sparkling ornaments for your Christmas tree.To make the bead and pipe cleaner ornaments, you need common pipe cleaners in desired colors a…


  19. Why Do I (You) Collect? By Tonie Konig
    I just got back from the vet with my cat "Spud". He gave us quite a scare, we went away for a couple of day’s vacation and on our return we found him very listless. He just laid there in one spot and wouldn't eat or drink any water.I don't know about you but my heart ran cold with images of what could be wrong, why is he so listless, is he just upset with me for leaving him alone for a while or does he have a virus, was he in a fight, was he poisoned and thus it stormed in my mind....Now we ha…


  20. Coin Collecting Throughout the Ages By John Morris
    Coin collecting, or numismatics is a hobby as old as time. As a hobby, it has been around for more than 2,500 years. This is surprising since the use of coins has been around for pretty much that same amount of time too. Man has always had a fixation for small, round, shiny things. And throughout the ages, coin collectors have always been on the prowl for the oldest, rarest, most attractive coins around.Numismatics comes from the Greek word nomisma, meaning ‘currency,’ or coin. It is also rela…


  21. Scrapbooking Yourself as a Girl, Youth, and Your College Days By Fion Lim
    Now that you grasp the importance of scrapbooking yourself and see how it can add value to your life, you've decided to go ahead and do it.The next question would be, "What's there to scrapbook about me? I don't have a fabulous or most interesting life like Rosanne. I didn't live my life as a grand adventure like Judy."If you really didn't, then by all means scrapbook your life as one big adventure.It's a matter of looking for interesting angles under all the trapped layers of self-inhibiting …


  22. Embroidery Thread Tips for Better Machine Embroidery Sewing By Terry Carter
    I have some tips for you to get better results with using your embroidery threads in machine embroidery sewing.1. If you're experiencing thread breakage or have had finished designs bleeding onto your garments after laundering, you're probably still using rayon thread! The polyester embroidery threads are stronger and more colorfast. Always remove your embroidered garments from the washer immediately, this will help eliminate the bleeding. For the breakage, try lowering your tension, rayon thr…


  23. Antiques – The Modern Day Treasure Hunt By Jerry Goldfarb
    In today's world, everything that’s old can be described as antiques and generally speaking that’s quite true. A product is considered to be an antique if it is over a hundred years old or is rare enough to have some value. In other words, these are old items that are in limited supply.An antique is something collectible. It may be a piece of antique furniture that you want to collect to enhance the look of a room, or a piece of antique pottery to decorate a corner cupboard, or some antique bo…


  24. Turn An Arts And Crafts Hobby Into A Business By BB Lee
    Are you searching for a quick way to make an extra income?Why not turn that Cooking Interest, Comic Book Collecting, or Your Retro Clothing Collection Into A Home Based Business Venture!Most people enjoy hobbies they have pursued with great enthusiasm for years. Even though they may find their leisure activities fulfilling and enjoyable they never imagined making money with a fun hobby!The world is packed with amazingly talented people.Are you one of these gifted individuals? These tale…


  25. Dream Train By Kenneth Hoffman
    It's six thirty in the morning in a little town in Austria. A lightening eastern sky promises another beautiful day, as a cool ground mist starts to burn off. A chugging sound in the distance speeds up your heart in anticipation of the steam train as it approaches the grade. Here it comes! The sounds of steam rushing through massive cylinders reach your ears before the massive snout suddenly appears as it rounds the rough cut in the mountain. Faithfully, the two block-long row of cars tag al…






  26. Article Index: | 1| 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21

spacer spacer spacer
home | Site Map