skip to Main Content
DIY Concrete Faux Geode Lamp

DIY Concrete Faux Geode Lamp

Those geodes seem to be everywhere lately! They even appear as wedding cakes and cookies in sparkly sugar versions. But, myself I'm a practical gal and if I can make function part of a great design then so much the better! I had been racking my brain for a while to make…

Read More
Hammered Metal & Resin Jewelry

Hammered Metal & Resin Jewelry

There's something intriguing about looking into a clear crystal; whether it is a diamond or a piece of resin jewelry imbedded with treasures. Resin isn't as scary to work with as you may think. I've simplified the process from the Rustic Resin Pendants and included some shiny silver metals so it couldn't…

Read More
DIY Giant Concrete Geode

DIY Giant Concrete Geode

Remember collecting those shiny stones as a child?! They just seemed so precious. Well, now as a  grownup you can challenge 'Mother Nature' by making your own with this DIY Giant Concrete Geode tutorial. No wimpy stuff here, feel of real stone with this unique use of concrete. Check out my way…

Read More
How To Antique Concrete To Look Aged

How to Antique Concrete to look Aged

Congratulations on those great concrete masterpieces that you have poured! But don't you just love the look of really old concrete?! This technique shows how to antique concrete to look aged as I am not a fan of very colourful 'plastic-looking' finishes. It is super simple and requires no special painting…

Read More
DIY Life Cast Concrete Hands

DIY Life Cast Concrete Hands

Let me tell you; Life Casting is a magical thing! I have played around with it in the past but this time the purpose was to make the 'master' for a concrete mold; DIY Life Cast Concrete hands. There are many steps in this tutorial but in the end you…

Read More
DIY Concrete Monster Eggs

DIY Concrete Monster Eggs

The element of surprise makes for some quite unique crafts. This method of casting DIY concrete monster eggs with balloons has some unpredictability to it and therefore creates different outcomes each time. You just never know! I'm sharing some of my tricks and tips so you too can 'lay' some unique…

Read More
Concrete Geometric Polyhedron Container And Pattern

Concrete Geometric Polyhedron Container and pattern

Who can really resist the allure of a diamond?... Er, I mean a diamond shape?! This unique concrete geometric polyhedron container (and pattern) can sit at multiple angles since it isn't symmetrical and resembles a faceted diamond. I've designed my own original mold pattern and it is made of a unique material that…

Read More
License Plate Journal & Desk Set

License Plate Journal & Desk Set

I bet you have at least one license plate hanging around somewhere. Once you start to make gifts it becomes a habit. And it starts to become expected. So what can you get that car enthusiast guy? Yup, it's birthday time for my ‘cars-and-everything-about-cars’ son. How appropriate is it that this…

Read More
Cast Your Own Concrete Bunnies

Cast your own Concrete Bunnies

Now that you have made a mold of your own sculpted bunny (or really anything you'd like) it is time to cast it in concrete. I've discovered a new concrete mix that is ready for unmolding in 1 hour! This mold stands up well to repeated use ...  cast more…

Read More
Sculpt & Multiply Your Own Bunnies

Sculpt & Multiply your own Bunnies

Oh, I had been feeling guilty for a while. Back when I had made my mold for the concrete critter  I had 'cheated' by using an existing object. (My bad!) So now I'm coming clean; I have made a sculpt of my own 'master critter' and then created a mold... so…

Read More
Back To Top