Mother’s Day and Spring Inspired DIY

Blog Images (2)Make your moms heart melt this Mother’s Day with a homemade craft that she will cherish.

Wine Bottle Jewelry Holder

What you’ll need:

  • Wine bottle
  • Spray paint
  • Ribbon
  • Wire hanger
  • Wire Cutter

Instructions:

  1. Spray paint your wine bottle
  2.  Let it air dry
  3.  Tie on a ribbon
  4.  Take a hanger cut it with wires
  5.  Put wires in wine bottle and twist the ends

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DIY Easter Crafts for Kids: Fuzzy Bunny Paper Plate

Easter Bunny CraftHappy Easter! As you celebrate with your family The Paint Cellar would like to bring you a craft for your little ones to enjoy this holiday!

Fuzzy Bunny Paper Plate

What You Need:

  • Paper plate
  • Cotton balls
  • White poster board or heavy construction paper
  • Pink construction paper or pink crayon/marker
  • Black and pink pipe cleaners
  • Pink pompom
  • 2 googly eyes
  • Scissors
  • Glue

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The Paint Cellar shares DIY Kids Crafts

The Paint Cellar shares DIY Kids Crafts on IndyStyle!  Our owner and crafts extraordinaire, Ashlie Miller, appeared on Indy Style recently to show us some cool crafts for kids. DIY Coasters are easy to make with a few glass tiles, some industrial glue dots and a few items from your local craft store. Another easy project: Canvas Cupcake Liner Flowers that will last forever and are easy for tiny hands. These crafts make great gifts that kids can create any time of the year! Continue reading

September Apple Inspired Crafts

Fall is right around the corner! To me that means it's festival time again! I had the opportunity to learn a little bit more about the upcoming Nappanee Apple Festival on a recent appearance on IndyStyle. The festival inspired a few fun and easy craft ideas! Check out my step by step tutorials below.

Easter Time!

Here comes Peter Cottontail, hoppin’ down the bunny trail, hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way… This is a great time of year to get together with family and friends. The hope of Easter and the joy of springtime are in the air. Ok, maybe not springtime yet here in Indianapolis where it still feels like winter. But it will be here soon!
4f70050327a9dd1de8df0a82dfa15494As you plan your festivities for Easter, think about hosting a painting party for your loved ones. It is such a unique experience and fun for adults and children. After you choose a work of art to create, you can do some food and decoration planning to create the perfect atmosphere for your party.
Do you love “peeps?” How about serving Peep S’Mores. Simply purchase Peeps in different colors, place ½ of a Hershey bar on top of a honey graham cracker, place a Peep onto the chocolate and smash the Peep down with a second graham cracker on top. But don’t cook the Peep in a campfire the way you do marshmallows for regular S’Mores, it just wouldn’t be pretty!