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Staining Wooden Beads with Paint

Staining Wooden Beads with Paint by wmccloud@craftingforpurpose.com on March 12, 2015 POSTED IN CRAFTS, UNCATEGORIZED I would love to tell you why I’m staining these beads, but it’s a surprise for a later craft! They were so fun to make though and easy, so I really wanted to share. I love the small amount of…

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A Vegan Beeswax Alternative

Vegan Crafting Made Easy: A Vegan Beeswax Alternative We have been all about the beeswax this week! Julie shared a recipe for natural beeswax furniture polish on Monday and then a whole roundup of beeswax crafts yesterday. I’ve got to say that as a vegan crafter, I want to get in on all this eco-friendly…

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Non-Toxic Paint for Wooden Toys

Reader Question: Non-Toxic Paint for Wooden Toys Here’s a question from one of our readers: I want to make wooden toys for my daughter, but cannot figure out what kind of paint to use. I want to use something non-toxic & safe to chew on as she is 9 months old & everything goes in…

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Homemade Wood Polish with Only Two Ingredients

Homemade Wood Polish with Only Two Ingredients Store-bought furniture polish may make your wood table look beautiful, but the chemicals in it are skin, eye, and airway irritants, and it may be aerosol-based or contain petroleum byproducts. Seriously, you don’t want to rub something like that onto the table where you eat. We’re starting off…