This Walnut Shell Helicopter is dedicated to my little nephew, who is absolutely besotted with airplanes and helicopters. I hope, dear reader, you will like it too. If you do, please leave a word of encouragement or a rating or even a suggestion for a better craft or a better post. What did I... Continue Reading →
Looking at my craft, you might think you don't need to read any further. But there are a few tricks that I learn from experience - that you can learn simply by paying attention to what I write. No, pictures do not reveal all.
All those who liked Cute Little Piggy Face are going to love this one: how to make a cute piglet with a single walnut shell - a whole piglet instead of just the pig's face. So, what did I use to make the cute piglet? A walnut shell Pistachio shell Acrylic colors: I used only the pink... Continue Reading →
This article is to demonstrate how I made two angry birds (red) - a standing bird and a flying bird - with walnut shells.
Walnut shell pendants can be made simply by painting on one half of the shell, right? Well, you're almost there. There's just a little more to it. What I used to make these walnut shell pendants: My imagination Walnut shell halves Marker pen (to sketch the pattern) Acrylic colors Varnish Jewelry findings Mandala art First... Continue Reading →