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The Frugal Crafter · 7h ago

Sketchbook Sunday: Chickadee!

Hi friends! Today in the sketchbook I decided to sketch a bird that has been plentiful around my bird feeders: the chickadee! I used a reference from the Artist Photo Reference: Songbirds bo...
The Frugal Crafter · 1d ago

Easy Masked New Baby Card!

Hi friends! Today we are going to make this sweet new baby card but you can change the sentiment to suit your needs. Watch the video to see the card come together. Sponsored by Rubber Stamp ...
The Frugal Crafter · 4d ago

1 Year Konmari Update & My Personal Rules!

Hi Friends! Last year I decluttered my home (and most notably my over stuffed art studio/craft room) using the book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo as a guide. I ended u...
The Frugal Crafter · 1w ago

Sketchbook Sunday Fruity Mason Jar Drink in Gouache

Hi friends!  It’s sketchbook Sunday, a time to draw or paint just for the fun of it in your sketchbook! Today I am painting a fruity drink in gouache. Need drawing help? Check out my class L...
The Frugal Crafter · 1W ago

African Sunset Card!

Hi friends! Today we are going to make a card using the ink blending technique in about 10 minutes. Watch the video to see this easy card come together! Sponsored by Rubber Stamp Tapestry! G...
The Frugal Crafter · 1W ago

There will be a live show today, but what will we paint?

Edited to add a picture of what we painting in the livestream. This is a good tutorial for...
The Frugal Crafter · 1W ago

Crafting with Easter Egg Dye!

Hi friends!  I bought this Easter egg dying kit a month ago with the best intentions of dy...
The Frugal Crafter · 1W ago

Things I learned today…

Hi friends! Today is a development day (AKA trying all kinds of things and hoping at least one idea turns into something LOL!) and during today’s creating I learned a few things… Simplifying...
The Frugal Crafter · 1W ago

Sketchbook Sunday (a day late)

Hi friends! Wow, Monday already huh? Late Monday at that! I had a head cold this weekend s...
The Frugal Crafter · 2W ago

Create Beautiful, Lacy, Cut, Tuck & Fold Wreath Cards Using Supplies You Have!

Hi friends! I love the elegant and refined look of braided lattice folds. I shared in prev...