Reclaimed Slate Goes Glam

The ever popular reclaimed roofing slates in the Pop Craft Exchange Etsy shop have recently found their longest distance new home in Moscow, Russia.  Natalia selected two beautiful slates specifically for their texture and color. On occasion a customer will tell me how they use their slate, sometimes accompanied by a picture.  I love seeingContinue reading “Reclaimed Slate Goes Glam”

Crafty Fun Screen Printing Night

Screen Printing Class What a way to kick off Pop Craft with an amazing turn out – from the beautiful prints to the sold out class.  Two nights ago our Screen Printing class was held at the BeerHive in Pittsburgh’s eclectic Strip District.  The venue was absolutely stunning, as we were welcomed as the firstsContinue reading “Crafty Fun Screen Printing Night”

Essential Upgrades for Your Notebook

A good notebook is your best friend when it comes to staying organized and keeping your thoughts in one place.  I absolutely love this one that my friend Amber gave me for Christmas.  It is the perfect collection point for all of my crafty ideas and business notes.  I added a couple extra features to makeContinue reading “Essential Upgrades for Your Notebook”

DIY Valentines Day Card with a Library Book Card

This loveable literary inspired Valentine’s day card is perfect for any bibliophile.  I whipped this up today, it was simple to make and it has just enough flare with out overdoing it for my hubby.  Try to DIY this Valentine yourself! Lucky in Love On a trip to the Center for Creative Reuse, I came across aContinue reading “DIY Valentines Day Card with a Library Book Card”

Screen Print Party

In preparation for the launch of Pop Craft classes, last night I held a screen print party with a few friends.  I was blown away with how beautiful everyone’s tote turned out. The night started off with some wine and snacks, and then we got down to it (literally down in my basement 🙂 ).Continue reading “Screen Print Party”

DIY Notepad from Scraps

Happy new year!  The beginning of a new year usually means lists of resolutions, things to accomplish, or projects to complete.  In the spirit of list making, I’ve made a notepad from left over scraps of paper.  It is a super easy process, follow these steps to make a note pad for your new yearsContinue reading “DIY Notepad from Scraps”

Cute Coin Envelopes

Normal envelopes, meh.  Shrink them to a fraction of their size, hello tiny baby envelope! These little coin envelopes are made with simple stuff, and you can get the same result with just paper, scissors and a glue stick. I’ve had DIY kits on my list of “things to make” for quite awhile, specifically DIYContinue reading “Cute Coin Envelopes”

Feather Ornaments from DIY Air Dry Clay

Making Christmas ornaments is a fun endeavor for anyone in the holiday spirit.  After all, there’s always room for one more ornament on the tree, right?  I proved this point when decorating our tree this year.  It is my and my husband’s first Christmas as newlyweds under one roof, which means combining our Christmas ornamentsContinue reading “Feather Ornaments from DIY Air Dry Clay”