Darlainea Redlack

These crafts make for good Christmas ornaments.

CRAFTY CORNER: Make small picture ornaments for Christmas

Creating crafty ornaments out of paper and old pictures for Christmas.

These crafts make for good Christmas ornaments.
How to make a shamrock bookmark for St. Patrick's Day.

Feb. 25 WEEKENDER: Crafty Corner – How St. Patrick’s Day reminds me of Grandma

With St. Patrick's Day coming up and in honour of that, here's how to make a shamrock bookmark.

How to make a shamrock bookmark for St. Patrick's Day.
Hot Bags can keep your feet warm on cold nights.

WEEKENDER: Crafty Corner – Bags for warm hearts and cold feet

Isn’t there a saying that says “warm heart, cold feet,” or is that hands or nose or something?

Hot Bags can keep your feet warm on cold nights.
Using a wide-mouth canning jar

WEEKENDER: Crafty Corner – Pencil me in

Using a wide-mouth canning jar you can make a multi-purpose holder.

Using a wide-mouth canning jar
Paper toling is layering parts of a picture on top of each other to give a three-dimensional effect.

WEEKENDER: Crafty Corner – A neat card trick

Are you looking to make cards with a 3-D effect this holiday season? Read on.

Paper toling is layering parts of a picture on top of each other to give a three-dimensional effect.
A handy new grocery bag created out of a reused table cloth.

CRAFTY CORNER: Don’t table it; it’s in the bag

Crafting a bag from a table cloth instead of throwing it away

A handy new grocery bag created out of a reused table cloth.
Tin cans and metal clips an easy-to-make storage container makes.

CRAFTY CORNER: Tight for space? Use some clips and tin cans

Make some storage space with a few simple items.

Tin cans and metal clips an easy-to-make storage container makes.
The finished cloths.

CRAFTY CORNER: Sewing together some colourful cloths

Many of my friends and family are known for their talents in a particular craft.

The finished cloths.
My friend Nina doing a walk through her garden to see what is ready to harvest.

CRAFTY CORNER: ‘Paper’ bags can be used for your gardening needs

April 22 is Earth Day and I began thinking about doing a…

My friend Nina doing a walk through her garden to see what is ready to harvest.