Glocca Morra Farms is a familiar sight to anyone driving along Highway 15 near the 401. Initially, people pull in to check out the luscious fruit and vegetable stand on the east side. Along with the produce, there are enchanting fairy gardens and fabulous plant arrangements. A little further in, folks find the greenhouse and discover they can bring their own empty containers in and Glocco Morra Farms will design and assemble customized planters for them. What people may not r
This Book Box was by far the most time consuming DIY project I've done, but also the most worthwhile. I encourage you to give it a shot! WHAT YOU NEED - Thick, hard cover book - Piece of scrap paper - Mod Podge - Sponge brush - X-ACTO knife/really sharp blade/knife - Pencil - Scissors - Ruler - Belt with snaps - a weight, or something really heavy WHAT TO DO Step 1: Place your piece of scrap paper in between the front cover and the first page of your book. (This will ensure y
This craft is great for kids of all ages (including adults)! The end results are endless, so give it a try! WHAT YOU NEED - Frame (pick a size!) - Hot glue - Glitter glue - Food colouring - Tooth pick(s) WHAT TO DO Step 1: Remove the back of the frame. Remove the glass, too. Step 2: Heat up your hot glue gun and proceed to glue around the interior edge where the glass will be. Step 3: Put the glass back in place and add another layer of hot glue around the edge to ensure the
These lantern-like jars are a great idea for camping, sleepovers or just an evening outdoors. They take a matter of minutes to make and last for hours. WHAT YOU NEED: - Mason jar - Glow stick - Glue - Glitter - String - Scissors WHAT TO DO: Step 1: Open the mason jar. Step 2: Squeeze glue all around the inside of the mason jar for a cool abstract look and to help the other contents stick to the walls of the jar. Step 3: Use scissors or some other sharp object to carefully cut
Want something to spice up your gift bags or luggage? This cute little trick is just for you. It takes about five minutes and just three basic things. WHAT YOU NEED - Assorted yarn - String - Scissors WHAT TO DO Step 1: Wrap yarn around your hand a few times (or an object like a small book). You can use one colour, or a few. For one colour you'd want to wrap it around more times, whereas if you're using a few different pieces of yarn, only wrap each of them around 3-4 times.
Have some old sheet music lying around? Got a frame you don't know what to do with? I have the perfect solution. WHAT YOU NEED - Frame - Sheet music - Printer - Computer - Scissors WHAT TO DO Step 1: Find a frame. Step 2: Choose an image with a transparent background. Either the ones provided*, or look for images on Google with the white and grey boxes behind them and make sure when downloaded it stays that way. (You don’t want a white box appearing behind the image on the sh