Dried Paint Painting

onelmon_DriedPaintPainting

Hi All! We are going do some painting today (or should I say fake painting?). Anybody here who is good at painting or at least is fond of painting? **Confession time** In my case, if you ask me to paint something, you can expect to see something a 5-year old would come out with when you ask him/her to paint. Yes, I paint terribly, maybe more terrible than a 5-year-old kid (sigh). I’m one of those people who always accidentally misguides the paint brush outside the drawing line and when it happens, tries hard to cover the mistake by spreading the coloring area wider, wider, wider… and then realizes that the drawing is now out of shape, throws the drawing away, and cries in the corner (sob). So why did I choose to do something that I’ve always tried to avoid? Continue reading

Adjustable Felt Party Hat

DIY Adjustable Party Hat | onelmon

Really…! When I saw the preview of this post, I thought “Man, I looked like I have a Christmas tree on top of my head!” Believe me that’s not my intention at all, but nevermind that. I was thinking of making wearable crafts a few days ago and with lots of birthdays coming up (pretty soon), I decided to Continue reading

Checker Pouch

DIY Checker Pouch

Hi all! This week’s craft topic will be on the chess’ checker pattern. Anybody playing chess here? We can have a match! Kidding, I don’t even know the basic rules :\ All the same, I like chess, I love the black and white checker pattern as well as the chessmen (I think those pieces have awesome shapes, even the plain pawns). And with the checker pattern in mind, I thought I might as well try doing Continue reading

Photo Lego-man

lego photo block

Hello! Since it’s almost weekend, anyone here care for a Lego br-eak? (oohh… how I’ve always wanted to try this pun!). Yeap, today’s craft will be dealing with these tiny construction bricks to make your own Lego-man. Do you like Lego? I do!! The Lego bricks I used here have been with us for more than 20 years; and they had been passed down Continue reading

Piggybank Monster

Felt Piggybank Monster | onelmon

Eeek! I accidentally skipped Chinese New Year – theme craft and jumped straight to a Valentine post last week (OoO)”. To make up for that, here is a last minute CNY craft tutorial for all! Welcome the new monster member, the piggybank monster to join the club! (for new readers, you can check out the other members here). So why a piggybank Continue reading