Category Archives: Miscellaneous

COFFEE FILTER CANDLE HOLDER

It takes a lot of imagination to compare these candle bowls with the glass art of Dale Chihuly, but they are fun to make and  the cost of making them is right.  We use coffee filters, colored tissue paper and … Continue reading

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WIRE COAT HANGER PUPPY

This is my favorite wire coat hanger project.  I call this little cutie, “Puppy Love.”  These are so easy to make, especially because the patterns are full sized.  They could be printed on colored paper, but I like to use … Continue reading

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GROCERY BAG DOLL

This is a cute little  doll made from a brown grocery bag, but in the style of the corn husk dolls. Very easy and really a cute, inexpensive project.  I’ve listed this project, “Fake Corn Husk Doll,”  in the Miscellaneous … Continue reading

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AMERICAN INDIAN MOCCASINS

These little moccasins are just too cute.  I made them with felt, instead of leather, following the directions for the “One-piece, Soft-sole, Center-seam Moccasins” on   http://www.nativetech.org/clothing/moccasin/mocinstr.html I used my granddaughter’s foot measurements (size 12) to make the pattern.  I think … Continue reading

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WIRE COAT HANGER BUNNY

“Hunny Bunny” is just that, a honey.  Cute as can be with her pink, puffy, cotton ball tail and holding a carrot.  A wire coat hanger project that is easy, with the patterns and directions included.  A cute Easter decoration or make … Continue reading

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WIRE COAT HANGER CHICK

This is a “Hick Chick” wire coat hanger chick.  He wouldn’t look so like a hick if you left his goofy hat off, but this chick just doesn’t care.  Yellow, orange and blue construction paper and a pattern (included) makes this … Continue reading

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WIRE COAT HANGER MOUSE

This little wire coat hanger mouse would be welcome in anyones house, so we call him or her “House Mouse.”  Again the main supply needed in this project is a wire coat hanger—–if you send a note home with the … Continue reading

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WIRE COAT HANGER PUMPKIN

There are always plenty of wire coat hangers around for the asking.  This “Pumpkin Bumpkin” is just one project using the coat hangers.  You just need orange, green, brown and black construction paper, a glue stick and some tape to … Continue reading

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