Handmade Holidays

Let It Snow KraftyBlok Lightbox

March 19, 2018

Materials • 4” x 8” KrafyBlok™ • Silver Glitter Paint Writer • 8 - 1” Glitter Snowflakes • Holiday Ribbon • String of Holiday Lights (50 strand) White or Clear • 2’ red garland   Tools • Aleene’s Tacky Glue • Hot glue gun and glue sticks   Project Tips • For a Chanukah light box, use white lights, blue garland and a blue and white wired ribbon. Use glass paints and/or pens to write Happy Chanukah or to draw 9 colorful candles to the front of the KraftyBlok.    Instructions 1...

Mirror Snowflake Holiday Ornament Free Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Materials • 1 wooden snowflake picture frame ornament                       • 1 package Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Variety Mirror • 1 package Jennifer’s Mosaics™ 3/8” Glass Gems   Tools • Jennifer’s Mosaics™ White Grout • Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Wheeled Glass Nippers • Silicone Glue (Liquid Nails)   Basic Supplies Sponge, bowl, mixing spoon, soft cloth, disposable glove, white acrylic paint   Project Tips: • Cover your work area with newspaper to protect surface. • Collect all supplies ne...

A Snowy Trio Pin

March 20, 2018

 Snowy Trio DESIGNED BY Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5 1 being the easiest, 5 being difficult) 3 TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 hours You will get no chills from this cute trio of frosty snow people. Add a pin back, magnet or glue them to your holiday greetings for a little winter whimsy. →PROJECT TIP: 1. Wear safety glasses when using glass-crafting tools. 2. Always read and follow kiln safety rules and warnings. MATERIALS CHECKLIST: • Fuseworks™ Kiln • Fuseworks™ Kiln paper • Fus...

Frig Snowflake Magnet

March 20, 2018

Frig Snowflake Magnet BY: Jeanne Baruth for Diamond Tech SKILL LEVEL: 2 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 3 hours (does not include drying time)   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • KraftyBlok™ Image Art Paper • Clear Glass Crafting Tile 17/8” x 1 7/8” • White Acrylic Paint • 6” - Green Ribbon 1/8” • Adhesive Magnet Sheet • Silver Snowflake Charm (approximately 3/4” X 3/4”) • Small Jump Ring • Hot Glue • Paper Towels • Bowl for Water • Scissors • Laser Printe...

Holiday Snow Block

March 20, 2018

Holiday Snow Block  Who doesn’t love a snow globe? This is our rendition of a snow globe made with the KraftyBlok™ Mini, it’s truly a beautiful thing. Anyone would be happy to have this Holiday Snow Block in their living room.  DESIGNED BY: Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 2 TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 days   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: KraftyBlok™ Mini KraftyBlok™ Image Art Paper 4” x 4” Holiday Image Large Glass Gem 1.25” Glitter – Silver and B...

Silly Billy the Snowman

March 20, 2018

Silly Billy the Snowman  BY: Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 3 TIME TO COMPLETE: 1 day   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: KraftyBlok™ - One KraftyBlok™ Mini – One KraftyBlok™ Rectangle – One Deco Tile - Black Snow-Tex® Clear Pearl Glaze Wired Garland Phillips LED cool White Battery Operated Snowflake Lights. Googly Eyes Scuplty Clay – Orange 18” Doll knitted Cap, Gloves, and Scarf Large Cotton Ball (snowball) Red Buttons – Three 1 ½” ...

Snow Angels

March 20, 2018

Snow Angels BY: Elaine Fossler SKILL LEVEL: 3 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 days   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • Stained Glass – Your choice of colors • Studio Pro™ Soldering Iron • Studio Pro™ Foil Shears (optional) • Studio Pro™ Flux • Studio Pro™ Glass Cutter or band saw • Studio Pro™ Foil  • Horseshoe nails • Paint Brush (to apply flux) • Fid • Max Grinder • Homosote board or heat resistant surface OPTIONAL: • 90 COE white glass and black frit...

Snowflake Stepping Stone

March 20, 2018

Winter Wonders Stepping Stone   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: . • 8” Round Stepping Stone Mold • 1 pkg. Stained Glass Chips Blue • 1 pkg. Stained Glass Chips White • 20 lb Jennifer’s Mosaics Outdoor Cement • 2 lb White Grout • Wheeled Glass Nippers • Plastic Bowl and Mixing Spoon • Newspaper • Scrubby or Sponge • Safety Glasses • Petroleum Jelly • Rubber Gloves • Soft Cloth • Paper Towel • Mosaic Glue • Carbon Paper • Pen DIRECTIONS:  Step 1: Get Ready! • Cover your work area w...

Snowflake Tray

March 20, 2018

Mosaic Snowflake Serving Tray   Kit Materials:   • 1 Wooden Serving Tray 14 ½” x 11” • 1 package each Blue and White Iridescent Glass Chips • 1 package White Glass Chips and Blue Glass Chips • 8 oz. White Unsanded Grout • Mosaic Adhesive • Latex Glove • 2 oz. White Latex Paint • Foam Brush • Mixing Spoon • Carbon paper and pencil • Snowflake pattern • Project pattern • Paper Towels or soft cloth • Disposable or plastic bowl • Wheeled Glass Nippers Instructions Step 1 - Pr...

Snowman Hair Tie

March 20, 2018

Snowman Hair Tie A Clear Glass Crafting Tile Project DESIGNED BY: Jeanne Baruth   SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 2   TIME TO COMPLETE: 3 hours – not including drying or baking time.  →PROJECT TIP: · Read all of the KraftyBlok Image Art™ instructions before starting your project. · This project requires the use of a laser printer, not an inkjet. · For the most economical use of the KraftyBlok Image Art™, fill the entire page with images before printi...

Snowman Luminary

March 20, 2018

Snowy Snowman Luminary By Grace Santoro SKILL LEVEL: 2 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 3 hours   →PROJECT TIP • To return the PH in you skin, rinse with white vinegar.     MATERIALS CHECKLIST • 1 – 5 ounce package of Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Blue Cathedral Glass Chips • 1 – 5 ounce package of Jennifer’s Mosaics™ White Iridized Glass Squares • 1 – 5 ounce package of Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Black Opalescent Stained Glass Chips Chips • 1 – 5 ounce package of J...