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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: Got a tin can? who says you have to paint it. Get some construction paper, cut it to size, and either glue the pieces on or tape them. Hide the seem with ribbon. You are only limited by your imaganation. 
    • Mon at 3:57 AM
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: And you thought Christmas was over. If you have a bunch of these colored orniments, maybe you even have blue lights, you can create a jar just as beautiful and very simply. Maybe you have only enough for one jar, then that will be your main center piece. ...  more
    • Mon at 3:55 AM
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: Look at what your food coloring can do to  set a pretty table for the holdiay. If you do not have access to real flowers, then buy fake at the Dollar Tree, cut them down and put them in the water. No one will be the wiser and you will have a beautiful loo...  more
    • Mon at 3:52 AM
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: Now I know everone knows how to make paper chains ( maybe not todays generation). This could be on our front door for all your neighbors to see. Use a dowel or a spongie curtain rod to hand it from, just slip the chains on. You can staple the rings together. 
    • Mon at 3:51 AM
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: GOT BUTTONS?? An old frame, and a cardboard background, a little glue and anyof you can do this project. Maybe your grandchild can help you sort out the buttons, find all the blue, the red and the white. Mabybe you can pencil in the outline of the flag . ...  more
    • Mon at 3:49 AM
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: This is an awsome message, especally for those of you who think you are not the crafty kind of person that you see in others. It may not be your gift, think about it for a moment. Maybe you are a prayerwarriror, maybe you have a heart for the sick. The li...  more
    A Serious Case of Envy — Proverbs 31 Ministries Devotions
    • Mon at 3:43 AM
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    17 Best ideas about Memorial Day Decorations on Pinterest | Memorial day holiday, Memorial day and Patriotic decorations
    • May 20
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    13 Most Festive Décor Ideas for a Successful Memorial Day
    • May 20
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    Patriotic Party Ideas and Decorations for Memorial Day | Martha Stewart
    • May 20
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    17 Best images about Memorial Day table decor ideas on Pinterest | Log homes, Windmills and Memorial day
    • May 20
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    31 Popular Memorial Day Crafts, Decor, and Activities for Kids | Tip Junkie
    • May 20
  • Deborah Alexander
    Deborah Alexander: Crocheted dress for dish detergent
    • May 19
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    • May 14
    • Leslie McLea
      Sylvia Todd That is a beautiful idea, Leslie, and probably wouldn't cost too much to put together :)!
      • May 14
    • Leslie McLea
      Leslie McLea I had the basket, it was just holding my onions and garlic. 3 strands of garland at the DT, 3 grapes at the DT. I had the vine, used fishing wire. And the bibles at the DT.You could make something like this and use Tracs in it. Or cassette messages. If yo...  more
    • Leslie McLea
    • Leslie McLea
      Silvina Potter you are blessed with such artistic talent dear sister in Christ...i like all your crafts here....God bless you more....
    • Leslie McLea
      Leslie McLea Thank you so much Silvina.
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: Since
    living on disability, this has brought me into a lot of different
    areas. One of them is the dental clinic that Asher has been going to.
    This building is primary for the Roanoke Mission just up the street....  more
    • May 14
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    • May 14
  • Deborah Alexander
  • Julie Schneider
    Julie Schneider: These are shells my mother collected from Captiva Island, Florida. They are glued on a thrift shop mirror and sprayed with clear sealer. Any objects can be used...small stones, sticks, even crayons can be used for a child's room.
    • May 7
  • Julie Schneider
    Julie Schneider: . Seed Prayers
    Jesus once told a parable about a sower who scattered seeds on different types of soil. In His story, the seeds represented words (see Mark 4:14). So one way to pray this spring is to make the seeds you plant—whether in a planter, a garden...  more
    • May 7
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea:
    How to Make a Succulent Wall Garden in a Picture Frame
    • May 4
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    • Leslie McLea
      Sylvia Todd What a cool idea! Love it :)! We bought a basil plant earlier this week and it's already wilting, so I don't have much hope for keeping anything like that alive, but still pretty, lol :)
      • May 4
  • Julie Schneider
    Julie Schneider: This is a perfect idea for Mothers Day. The foot made into a bird is my grandson and the fish handprint is my granddaughters! These were painted on two canvas that you can buy for 3 dollars each at Hobby Lobby or other craft store. You could also paint th...  more
    • May 2
  • Julie Schneider
    Julie Schneider joined the group Keep It Simple Crafts
    • May 2
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    • Julie Schneider
      Leslie McLea Welcome to my group Julie. Ilove the photo you posted. Great idea! Thank You for sharing.
      • May 2
  • 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