Category: DIY

5 Steps To Transferring An Image Using Shipping Tape Hastypearl

5 Steps To Transferring An Image Using Shipping Tape Hastypearl Don’t you think the idea of Transferring An Image, is magical ? For some reason it always has been for me. I guess because it’s not a perfect art, so the wonder of seeing if it’s going to work, holds me. : ) Well, I […]

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Handmade Recycled Paper Bowl and The Sustainable Souls Project Hastypearl

Handmade Recycled Paper Bowl and The Sustainable Souls Project Hastypearl Welcome, All! It’s a great day to have you along, as I am presenting my Handmade Recycled Paper Bowl, as my May Art for The Sustainable Souls Project. The theme this month is, Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle. I’ve had my engines revved for this one, and […]

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A Short Papermaking Video Hastypearl

A Short Papermaking Video Hastypearl Hi All! Have you ever tried something and not had any idea if it would work? Well, you are living that with me right now. I spent the last day in and out, playing with making paper. It was great and I am really happy with the results. So, the […]

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Yesterday, Was One Of THOSE Days…Hastypearl

  Yesterday, Was One Of THOSE Days… HASTYPEARL Hi All…How are You? Good day? Crazy day? Challenging day? One of THOSE days? You KNOW the kind of day. OK, so mine was purple, and yours was ORANGE. They are all different… I mean, what we each deal with varies, but is Still significant to us. […]

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An Easy Metal Letter Stamping Step By Step, For You ! Hastypearl

 An Easy Metal Letter Stamping Step By Step, For You ! Hastypearl Have you ever tried your hand at Metal Letter Stamping? I guess that’s a little misleading, because truthfully, this method is  great for stamping other substrates, as well. I’ve stamped sheet metal, leather, wood, cardboard and even paper. If you are using another […]

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Easy Book Binding Technique Hastypearl

Easy Book Binding Technique Hastypearl Bookbinding. What a world ! There’s an endless amount of Book Binding Technique stitch choices out there. Some are so complicated, that even holding your tongue just right, doesn’t help ; ) Short of using a stapler, what I’m going to show you how to do…The Pamphlet Stitch…has got to […]

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Morning Glory Vine and Ginger 2 Easy Projects for Your Garden or Patio Hastypearl

Morning Glory and Ginger 2 Easy Projects for Your Garden or Patio Hastypearl When it’s Spring, we all seem to have LOADS of extra energy, hope and imagination and want to get surrounded by color as fast as possible, right? Well, for years, I have gotten the Most, from a tiny investment with these two […]

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Handmade Gift Tags by Hastypearl

Handmade Gift Tags by Hastypearl Hi guys! I’m so glad that you stopped by. I’m sharing a super fun and easy project that you can make ahead and keep on hand for your gifting. You don’t have to do it exactly like I do, in fact…PLEASE…DON’T do it exactly like I do 🙂 Your brain has […]

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Cold Brewed Coffee in Your Home Hastypearl

Cold Brewed Coffee in Your Home Hastypearl Not being able to find it in our grocery stores, I recently decided to figure out a way to drink caffeine free and less acidic coffee. I’ve never been a coffee drinker…which is pretty miraculous, since I was a teacher. It seemed like every teacher that I ever […]

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Reusing Picture Frames For Your Original Art Hastypearl

Reusing Picture Frames For Your Original Art Hastypearl Hi everyone! This will be a real nuts and bolts posting for something that you may already be doing, or might Start doing after you read this. First, for many years, my parents in law, were serious picture framers in San Antonio, Texas. We were privileged to […]

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