Oh say can you see... just how much fun you can make your cookout by crafting up these simple projects!?!? Summer is here and soon the sun-shades will be unfolding, blenders will be whirring, and grills will be alight. As we all know when it comes to having a cookout, making sure you are well … Continue reading Have A Knockout-Cookout With These Crafts!
Roses are red. Violets are blue. We LOVE our mothers, how 'bout you? This Mothers Day, make mom something special that she will cherish. When you make something by hand you aren't just gifting a nifty craft, you're gifting a token of love. So break out your crafting supplies, and create a wonderful work of … Continue reading Floral Craft Ideas Perfect For Mothers Day
The holidays are upon us, which means it's time to make your way to your favorite stores and boutiques to begin your shopping. This year, we compiled a helpful guide to make gift hunting easier for the glass crafters and artists in your life. Find these fantastic gifts at local shops and stores near … Continue reading Glass Crafting Gift Guide
This month we have three giveaways! We're still wild about this mosaics this month! We are giving away one of each of our new Antiquity Mosaics Catchall and Clock Kits at Creating the Hive and FaveCrafts this month and mosaic stepping stone supplies at CraftBits! Check out Creating the Hive for our Antiquity Mosaics giveaway - Look for the … Continue reading Three Giveaways in the Month of June
Back in January we made a donation of mosaic tiles to Tyler Tate, a Boy Scout from Troop 1 in Roseville, CA. Tyler is working towards his Eagle Scout rank and last fall he decided to embark on a major a great community project with Roseville Arts to revitalize Sculpture Park. From 1993 to 2003 … Continue reading Mosaics in Sculpture Park
Marble is becoming ever more present in kitchens these days; add a little to yours with a simple marble trivet. What a lovely craft to create over this Memorial Day Weekend. All you need is Antiquity Mosaics marble tiles, a base and adhesive - no nipping or grouting involved! The Greco-Roman pattern makes this trivet perfect … Continue reading Weekender Project: Pompeii Mosaic Trivet
I think marble tile looks beautiful in mosaics, in fact, it’s one of my favorite tesserae to work with. I must caution though– it's addictive to work with; with such naturally blending colors and beautiful veining it's hard for me to stop. When it comes to nipping, marble tile needs a different touch than glass tile, but … Continue reading Mosaics – Nipping Marble Tiles