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How to Create a Distressed, Faux Farmhouse Shiplap Finish February 21 2017

How to Create a Distressed, Faux Farmhouse Shiplap Finish

Not ready to commit to a whole wall but love the shiplap look? Learn how to add a faux plank look to furniture and distress new wood to give a weathered wood effect! Cathie & Steve use FolkArt Milk Paint and FolkArt Home Decor Chalk to upcycle an 80s coffee table into a coastal inspired statement piece in the latest episode of Furniture Flip. [More]
 
Introducing NEW FolkArt Color Shift™ January 27 2017

Introducing NEW FolkArt Color Shift™

More than brilliant bold hues, NEW FolkArt Color Shift™ has pigments that create a metallic luster with colors that shift in changing light! Use this innovative new paint on most paintable craft surfaces, including wood, terra cotta, stretched canvas, rigid plastic, papier mache, metal, bisque ware or unglazed ceramics, glass and ceramics. [More]
 
The Modern Metallic: Introducing FolkArt Brushed Metal™ January 25 2017

The Modern Metallic: Introducing FolkArt Brushed Metal™

We’ve been loving the recent metallic trend, and we’re excited to introduce NEW FolkArt Brushed Metal to you! We debuted it at the craft and creative industry’s trade show, Creativation 2017, to metallic-loving applause. This new acrylic paint formula brings a modern twist to the traditional metallic - it gives a beautiful matte, brushed finish with superior coverage. [More]
 
Furniture Decoupage Tutorial: File Cabinet Makeover January 24 2017

Furniture Decoupage Tutorial: File Cabinet Makeover

Makeover furniture on a budget using decoupage and chalk paint! Cathie & Steve rehab a thrift store file cabinet into a custom piece perfect for a home office! Join in for tips and tricks using Mod Podge Furniture and FolkArt Home Decor Chalk to upcycle this file cabinet. [More]
 
How To Make a Vintage Suitcase Inspired Dresser December 6 2016

How To Make a Vintage Suitcase Inspired Dresser

In our latest Furniture Flip with Cathie & Steve, they share how to makeover a thrift store dresser into vintage chic suitcase-inspired decor! Using simple decoupage techniques, you’ll learn how to use Mod Podge Furniture and Fabric formulas to embellish a dresser with one-of-a-kind hardware accents. [More]
 
9 Adorable DIY Gift Ideas You Can Make In Under 30 Minutes December 2 2016

9 Adorable DIY Gift Ideas You Can Make In Under 30 Minutes

DIY gifts on your holiday ‘to do’ list but you ALWAYS seem to run out of time? We’ve rounded up nine adorable ideas you can make in 30 minutes or less. These happily homemade gifts are perfect for teachers, neighbors and friends! Let us know which one you’ll make this season in the comments and tag your creations #plaidcrafts to share with us! [More]
 
3 Holiday Handprint Craft Ideas For the Whole Family November 22 2016

3 Holiday Handprint Craft Ideas For the Whole Family

We love a good handprint craft around here, and we’re excited to bring you three fun DIYs just in time for the holidays using handprints! In our latest edition of Make it with Mod Podge, Cathie & Steve share the scoop on how to make three handprint projects the entire family will love to make. Watch the full tutorial on how make these at the end of this post! [More]