Hey, Gators! Today (May 15th, 2020) is National Mod Podge Day. In this video, I’m showing you how to make over some dollar store candles using two of my favorite Mod Podge formulas- Sparkle and Mega Glitter! Special thanks to Enero J. Ray of Pillbox79 for her awesome editing expertise on this video.
Hello, Gators! In a few easy steps, I’m showing you how to give a basic wood chair a colourful makeover using FolkArt Home Decor Chalk paints.
Happy Easter! Let’s create a Sparkly Bunny Door Hanger that’s perfect for welcoming Spring guests.
Hey, Gators! In a few easy steps, I’m showing you how to make some fun art for your home using FolkArt Pre-Mixed Pouring paints and Glitterific.
Hey, Gators! I just had to share these adorable holiday magnets I made with you. I created them with a lot of the same materials I used for my Sparkly Holiday Candles. A set of these would make a great handmade gift. I used pieces from a generic block stacking game as the base for my magnets. I painted the sides of each one in various FolkArt Colorshift paints. Then, I added a layer of FolkArt…Continue reading Holiday Magnets
Happy November! It’s the holiday season and time to start thinking about gift giving. I love giving and receiving handmade gifts. These sparkly holiday candles with DIY gift tags are perfect for spreading some holiday cheer. I initially saw this candle idea on cathiefilian.com and wanted to give it a go myself. I can’t wait to gift these candles to my friends. Disclosure: Some supplies have been provided by Plaid, and I have received compensation for…Continue reading Sparkly Holiday Candles w/ DIY Gift Tags
Hey, Gators! Are you as excited for Halloween as I am? I was certainly excited when my friends over at Treetopia asked me to design a Halloween tree with DIY ornaments from 3 popular shows- Stranger Things, Rick and Morty and Star Trek. Disclosure: Tree has been provided by Treetopia, and I have received compensation in the form of a gift card for this project. Project idea and opinions are my own. Wanting to further challenge myself,…Continue reading Halloween TV Treetopia Tree
Happy October! It’s my favorite time of year. When my friends over at Plaid asked me to create a uniquely decorated pumpkin for Halloween, I was thrilled. Lots of ideas ran through my head, including a cute little fox, but I ultimately decided to make this Popcorn Pumpkin. Disclosure: Some supplies have been provided by Plaid, and I have received compensation for this post. Project idea and opinions are my own. It’s the perfect pumpkin to…Continue reading Popcorn Pumpkin
Happy September. Fall is fast approaching. I’ve decided to embrace the changing of the season by crafting up this “Welcome Home” sign using FolkArt brand stencils and some of my favorite fall colored FolkArt acrylic paints. I just love how it turned out. With my new sign surrounded by a few strategically placed accessories, I’m ready for hay rides, candy apples and pumpkin spiced lattes! Disclosure: Some supplies have been provided by Plaid, and I…Continue reading Fall Welcome Home Sign
Hello, Gators! Happy August. Wowzers, summer seems to be flying by. Sorry I missed a July posting here, but hopefully you are following along with all things Slumbering Alligator over on my Facebook and Instagram accounts. I’m always up to something! I am so excited to be sharing this Shibori tablecloth I made using Plaid Crafts Fabric Creations Soft Fabric Ink. I’m absolutely in love with how it turned out. Although it might look difficult, it…Continue reading Fabric Creations Soft Fabric Ink Shibori Tablecloth