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  • Keep It Simple Crafts
  • I love crafts of all kinds. It is in my blood to create. I love to make something out of nothing. I would like to bring this “Keep it Simple Crafts"to life. I would like to peak your interest in doing crafts, recycling some of things you have in your own ...  more
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Keep It Simple Crafts

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  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    17 Best ideas about Elderly Crafts on Pinterest | Crafts for toddlers, Easy crafts for toddlers and Elderly activities
    • April 19
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    45 Easiest DIY Projects with Wood Pallets
    • April 19
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    110 DIY Pallet Ideas for Projects That Are Easy to Make and Sell - BigDIYIdeas.com
    • April 19
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    17 Best images about Repurposed Pallets Ideas & Projects on Pinterest | Garden pallet, Outdoor pallet and Pallet chair
    • April 19
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    45 Hobbies for Men | The Art of Manliness
    • April 19
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: Here are some crafts for our men,just incase you needed a hint or two. 
    Ridiculously Cool DIY Crafts for Men - DIY Joy
    • April 19
  • Deborah Alexander
    Deborah Alexander: #crochetedForeverFlowers 
    • April 18
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: There are some great deals here on Michaels craft items. 
    Michaels | 2 of our Best Coupons, $10-or-Less Doorbusters and MORE
    • April 18
  • Leslie McLea
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    30 Mod Podge photo transfer crafts you'll love - Mod Podge Rocks
    • April 14
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    • Leslie McLea
      Sylvia Todd Some cool looking ideas there, Leslie, and it made me look up a word that I have always meant to find: "decoupage" :). So, Google says it's about gluing paper onto an object, and then adding effects? How to you make the paper actually look flat on the object?
      • April 14
    • Leslie McLea
      Leslie McLea Very carefully LOL. On the flat part that is. I am one of those that likes crinkles so I go with the flow. Try a few samples, like take a holiday napking cut it into shreds , or just tear them, and put some mod poge on say a glass peanutbutter jar ( lable...  more
    • Leslie McLea
      Sylvia Todd Ok, interesting! So perhaps a few crinkles gives it a bit of an antique-y look :). Thank you, Leslie!
    • Leslie McLea
      Leslie McLea Yep, crinkles give your project characture. A wrinke in time LOL. I have to look back at my pictures, I think I might have one I did I could show you. Will take a look and see.
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    Projects
    • April 14
  • Deborah Alexander
    Deborah Alexander: Creativity  using money 
    • April 12
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: THe recipe is below, I had to seperate the photo from the link, it would copy with the photo and the video part was not on youtube. Looks like fun to make. 
    • April 10
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    • April 10
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: Cause you just have to have cake on Easter. Making these the perfect craft for your Easter Festivites.
    Bunny Ear Cupcakes | Preppy Kitchen
    • April 9
  • Karen Patterson
    Karen Patterson joined the group Keep It Simple Crafts
    • April 4
  • Karen Patterson
    Karen Patterson: My craft is crocheting, I have been crocheting for 30+ years and can most anything if I have a pattern. I also make cards and mini books, used to do scrapbook pages but seem to like smaller projects. 
    • April 4
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    6 Quick & Easy Spring Cleaning Tips | Vitacost.com Blog
    • March 31
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    Natural Ways to Dye Easter Eggs | Vitacost.com Blog
    • March 31
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    Turn Old Tires Into Colorful Outdoors Storage Seats
    • March 31
  • Gena Corbet
    Gena Corbet: With Easterfast approaching... this Resurrection Celebration craft is a Simple Family or Sunday School class activity!❤
    • March 31
  • Mark Cain
    Mark Cain: Right now I'm in a transition period-moving from one house to the next but I always take time to cross stitch! Once I figure out how to post pics from my phone I will show some of what I have done...
    • March 27
    • Mark Cain
      Sylvia Todd Hi Mark! To post pics, click in the same box you used to post this update, but then click on the "Add Photo" link. You should then be able to add a photo from the files in your phone. You can also type any comments you wish to go along with it :). If that...  more
      • March 27
    • Mark Cain
      Leslie McLea I cant wait to see them Mark. Welcome to my group. I used to cross stitch in my younger days. Post away.
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    78 Best images about Outdoor crafts & projects on Pinterest | Gardens, Fairy houses and Faux rock
    • March 26
  • Leslie McLea
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    • March 26
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    • March 26
  • David and Dianna Wyles
    David and Dianna Wyles: We like to watch things explode at preschool too ;) colored vinegar dropped onto baking soda <3 There was excited squeals when the eruptions started.
    • March 23
  • David and Dianna Wyles
    David and Dianna Wyles: This is not crafts per-say... but science is fun and if you have little ones around they will LOVE watching skittles make a rainbow and then tasting the rainbow of course! I mean the left over skittles in the bag of course ;) So you let them help you make...  more
    • March 23
  • Chris Decker
    Chris Decker joined the group Keep It Simple Crafts
    • March 14
    • Sylvia Todd and Tracy Carroll like this.
    • Chris Decker
      Leslie McLea Welcome to my group Chris. Spring is a good time to make things for outdoors. I know you will find some helpful hints here. Please take a look at the top of this page under links, take a look under discussions where some craft projects have been posted. Y...  more
      • March 15
  • Pat Turner
    Pat Turner: At home all the time right now taking chemo, so converted this old grapevine wreath using gumballs, pinecones, old silk flowers and some burlap ribbon.
    • March 5
    • Pat Turner
      Julie Schneider beautiful!!!
    • Pat Turner
      Pat Turner Thank you Julie. I was use to being very active, so this slowing down has been hard. It has given me more time however for prayer and study of the Word!!!!
    • Pat Turner
      Leslie McLea It is beautiful Pat. You are very talented.
      • March 9
    • Pat Turner
      Pat Turner Well thank you Leslie! I don't do many crafts, but do get occasional inspiration and enjoy it when it comes. What I really enjoy is decorating with antiques and decorating at Christmas! I ran out of room and money for the antiques and will soon be sellin...  more
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    Under the Sea Graham Crackers | The First Year
    • March 4
  • Deborah Alexander
    Deborah Alexander: Having Fun with Creativity 
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: Saving money is a form of crafting. 
    17 Tricks To Cut Your Grocery Bill In Half
    • March 3
    • Sylvia Todd and Tracy Carroll like this.
    • Leslie McLea
      Sylvia Todd Hey, I think we do most of those :)! We don't really do #16 (check the most expensive items on our list), because we buy about the same things every week, though it's probably still a good idea! We could probably improve on the coupon scene, too. I just s...  more
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    11 Everyday Objects With Secret Uses You Don't Know About
    • March 3
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: I just love this idea. How cool would this look on your table when you are entertaining. You could use the battery powered tea lights. Or you could take them out at night and put them on the table while entertaining. 
    Summer and Sea Wine Glasses (Candle Holders)
    • March 3
  • David and Dianna Wyles
    David and Dianna Wyles: Fun, easy, and slightly theraputic ;) My friend had a good time painting heart rocks for me <3 of course your rock doesn't have to be a heart>>> that's just a bonus blessing ;)
    • March 2
  • Lynda Dokken
    Lynda Dokken: I have gotten into making charm bracelets and love to go through older jewelry to make charms; hopefully to be able to sell at later time;
    • February 26
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    Pretzel Bunny Butts - Cute Easter Treats Video Tutorial
    • February 24
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    13 Superb Tricks for Bringing Order to Your Home and Saving Loads of Time
    • February 23
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: WOW! What a great idea. 
    Hay Bale gardening: no weeds, no fertilizers and less watering!! What a simple but amazing concept!! - Horse and Man
    • February 23