Tag: wood crafts

Halloween Out of Candy Sign

Halloween Out of Candy Sign

In my neighborhood, we get a ton of trick or treaters every year! I buy candy but it never fails that we run out. So, at that point you have options. Turn out your porch light or create a cute sign! I guess you can imagine what choice I made. I found the wood sign unfinished at Hobby Lobby. Also, I bought the ...

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DIY Trash Can Ghost

DIY Trash Can Ghost

I love easy and fast crafts! I always say crafting doesn't have to take a lot of time or a lot of money. Just a lot of creativity and the passion to create! I walked right past a wooden trash can at Hobby Lobby. It was sitting up and had 3 stacked with it. I knew it was a trash can but I saw a ghost. I guess the ...

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K-Cups Pumpkin Poke Halloween Countdown

K-Cups Pumpkin Poke Halloween Countdown

The excitement builds and the costumes are prepared. The treats are made and there is a cool in the air. How do you countdown to All Hallows Eve? With a wood board and K-Cups that I had collected for a while, I made a Pumpkin Poke Countdown that is perfect for counting down to the big day, Halloween. After ...

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Fall Wood Banner

Fall Wood Banner

Are you, lovely CSI readers, loving Fall everything yet? I am! I adore this project by our new DIY Blog Editor, Katie! YOU must see! Scroll down! Keep scrolling!   Hi everyone!  I'm Katie from Tied Ribbon and I'm so excited to share a fun fall decoration DIY with you today.  Start by ...

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Duct Tape Pumpkin

Duct Tape Pumpkin

When I was a kid, duct tape was something you saw on your dad's work bench in the garage. He would pull it out to make repairs in the home or even when your shoes started to wear thin. Ok, maybe not but I did see that in a college class. A fellow student {GUY} had his shoes duct taped because he liked them and ...

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College Football Wall Decor

College Football Wall Decor

How do you and yours do College football or pro football? Do you get into it and watch Saturday Game Day? Or wait until Sunday? Well, whatever it is you do, my best advice is, just make it crafty! If you find yourself questioning your football or school spirit, just ask yourself, "what would the CSI Girl do?" ...

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Mixed Media Patriotic Art

Mixed Media Patriotic Art

Mixed Media Art involves using more than one medium. I also like to add different textures. For this "Patriotic Bird", I used objects of different textures, mod podge, hot glue and paint. I also pulled out Scrabble Tiles because why not? They are cute and I get 3 points for my word. First, I ...

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Summer Lemon Wood Craft

Summer Lemon Wood Craft

When I create something, I like to think outside the box or in this case, outside the fruit. Does a lemon have to be all yellow? I decided that a lemon doesn't have to be all yellow. I can make it what I want and to match my yellow and pink porch decor. I found everything I needed for this craft at The ...

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Running Group Wood Sign

Running Group Wood Sign

I came across this in the clearance aisle at JoAnn's. I loved it! I needed it! But for what??? I am in charge of a running group and we are starting a new session soon, so I am throwing a BBQ. Enter door prize for one of the runners! I help each person train for the first 5K and it is so fun! I used my ...

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Be YOU tiful Summer Sign

Be YOU tiful Summer Sign

This time of year you attend graduations, proms and the end of school. This time of year reminds me of the last few days of school when you are scrambling to get your yearbook signed. This makes me laugh because when I look back on my high school yearbook,  I love the ones that say, "Never change." "Stay cool." ...

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Teacher Gift Idea{Modern Apple}

Teacher Gift Idea{Modern Apple}

Teacher Appreciation week is this week! I think the teachers in this country deserve so much for what they do. I had many teachers that taught me the love of learning. My favorite teacher was my 3rd grade teacher who looked like Mary Poppins. No kidding. She would read to us and it was my favorite thing. She even ...

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The CSI Project’s Painted Halloween{The CSI Girl}

The CSI Project’s Painted Halloween{The CSI Girl}

This week's challenge is all about paint and how we have used it for our Halloween projects. I have painted alot for this holiday and so I am doing a round up of all of my projects.   1) Painted Candy Corn Muslin Bags 2)  Painted Halloween Frame- Go see my guest post and tutorial here. 3) My Eye ball ...

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