Congratulations on beginning your creative journey! I can’t wait to help you get started creating beautiful things.
Here are some tutorials designed to help you be successful even if you have no crafting or artistic background whatsoever. Check out the categories below and choose the one that interests you the most! There are tons more posts available in each category, so if you find something you enjoy, be sure to click below the photos for even more ideas and step-by-step project tutorials. Let’s get going!
These tutorials will start from the very beginning, walking you through the basics of faux calligraphy, brush lettering, and a simple embellishment. All you need is a pen or marker and some paper and you’re ready to get started.
There are so many types of projects you can do with hand lettering! The ones featured below are particularly good for beginning artists because they require very few supplies and can be done pretty quickly.
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New to crafting? The simple projects below require only a few basic supplies and can be completed at any skill level. Just follow the step by step instructions and you’ll be amazed by what you can create. There’s also a post I think you’ll find helpful with a few of my favorite tips for painting and stenciling to get you started off on the right foot.
Never made jewelry but you’d like to try? This is a great place to start. If you want to try beading, you’ll want to begin with the Wire Loops and Wrapping post that will show you everything you need to know. Want to try metal stamping? Click on the Stamping Basics post. Want something super simple that can be done with a few basic craft supplies and no specific jewelry skills? The Seed Bead Pendant and Beaded Bracelets are the perfect first projects for you.
Want to learn to crochet? This series of posts will walk you through everything from how to tie a slip knot to start your project to the first three types of stitches. You’ll be crocheting in no time!