10 Ideas for DIY Handmade Father’s Day Gifts

Father’s Day is just around the corner (19 June!) and if you’re reading this then it’s very likely that you’ve had enough of the commercial bling and you’re looking for some DIY inspiration. This is my list of 10 DIY handmade Father’s Day gifts. Whether your Dad is the ruggedly outdoors type, or the refined gentlemanly type, you’ll find something here to show him that he’s important to you… Read More …

13 Ceramic Creations That Make You Question Reality

There’s a line between functional and creative that not everyone is able or willing to cross, and sometimes the merging of the two produces something that makes you question what you thought you knew. The thing that draws me in is how an artist uses a particular medium in a way that convinces you that it’s something else. In this case, using ceramics and porcelain to mimic the movement of fabric, or the characteristics of tin.
Here are some of the handmade, handcrafted ceramics that caught my attention… Read More …

8 Polymer Clay Creations That Break The Mould

I dug a little deeper into the realm of polymer clay art and came across so many different styles and so many exquisite pieces… This collection showcases some of the incredible talent out there, ranging from hndcrafted jewellery and ornaments to art and handmade dolls. I’ve even thrown in a link to a polymer clay project by South Africa’s Manda Theart if you’re interested in giving it a go yourself. Read More …

Inspiration: Handmade Bohemian Bracelets

Accessories are one of the ways that humans show the world who they are and what they like, without having to say a word. Even if the Boho style isn’t something that appeals to you, these handmade bohemian bracelets have a certain charm that manages to successfully combine femininity and strength. This is where crafters and Read More …