Category Archives: Tutorials

Anne Of Green Gables, Katie’s World Camp Inspiration

Hello Owlettes, I hope everyone is having a fabulous weekend! We have been in a HEAT WAVE for over a week and I’m staying indoors! I wanted to have a video to show you where I am gathering information and inspiration for the Anne of Green Gables “Katie’s World” I am so excited about a month-long Camp.

Here is the Printable calendar.

Stay Sparkly, Rebecca

Creating a Funk Junky Lampshade

Hello Owlettes, A little something different today, but loving getting crafty with home decor. I hope you enjoy this video too! I have wanted to create a lampshade like this for a few years now and have had this lampshade for a while. My inspiration came from my sweet friend, Elaine in Boerne! I forgot to add the photo at the end of the video, but here is the final look:

I will be posting it over on Instagram and Facebook under RebeccaHoot. Hope you enjoy the video and stay sparkly!! Rebecca

DIY~ Creating a String Bauble Bead Clip

Hello Friends, I hope everyone is having a super sparkly day! I have been creating these cute little bauble bead charms for the upcoming “Up, Up and Away” CWR Journal kit! I wanted to share the process, they are super easy and very versatile! I’m imagining Fall, Halloween, and Christmas-themed!

Swivel Clasp: Wax Cord: Star Beads: Buttons: Hot Air Balloon Charm: Large Bauble Beads:

Thanks for watching, Rebecca

New Journal Cover~ Creative Funky Fiber Journal Cover

Hello Owlettes, I am moving into my next creative Daily Journal and decides to make funky journal cover using fibers! I was inspired by Megan over on Instagram at Creative Happy Handmade (Link below) I also wanted to incorporate an art piece so I made a copy of “Bluebonnet Love” on “Canvas Paper” This was soooo fun to make!!

Creating a Fairytale Book Mark Charm for your Junk Journal

Hello Owlettes. This is TAKE TWO for this video, my first video I was rushing and didn’t re-watch and basically filmed the top of my head!! SO SORRY!! So I re-filmed and created a much better video… lesson learned.. don’t rush! 🙂 So let’s jump into what I used on this charm. I purchased everything off Amazon, so you can find it here.

Twine: Mushroom Charms: Keys: Large Bauble Beads: Small Bauble Beads: Fairy Charms: Paper Clips:

The Fairy Tale CWR Kit will be available February 15, 2023 at 7:00am CST!

Stay Sparkly! Rebecca

Creating a Vision Board~ Step 3: Adding Final Touches

So excited to complete my vision board and it’s hung on the wall above my art desk. I hope you are inspired and make a vision board for yourself. I absolutely love the process.

Here is the final set up in my art room!

Happy New Year!! Rebecca

Creating a Vision Board~ Step 2~ Adding Images of Inspiration and Goals

Hello, again Friends! We are back with the second video in Building and creating a vision board. In this video, I am adding magazine clippings, printables, postcards, etc to add inspiration and goals to by vision board. This is such a fun step, you really begin to see your board take shape.

As mentioned in video:

Gingerbread Week: Day One~ Gingerbread Wreath

Hello friends and welcome to the first video for Gingerbread Week. Today I have made a funky Gingerbread Wreath. I’m loving this style wreath. I was inspired by the IG account HANDMADEBYMINZER. Be sure to check out her site for more inspiration. Thanks for watching, Rebecca

Altered Composition Book~ Sewing Random Pages to create a Junk Journal

I am assembling my journal for November and December, I am adding book pages from the Little Golden Book I will be using for Christmas and different pretty cardstock paper. I mentioned the book binding kit I purchased ( ) but I just saw for a few dollars more, you could get multiple colored waxed twine here ( ) Creative Christmas Kits sold here:

Thanks for watching! Rebecca

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