Hobbies and Crafts

Cheryl Ellex

Fabric toppers for Mason-style canning jars, popular when giving home preserved fruits and veggies as gifts, can be ornately hand-embroidered, delicately draped with an antique hankie or a simple cut square or circle of fabric. Easy to make, the fanciful fabric bonnets are a finishing touch.

Launa Stout

The classic dried bean mosaic is a craft project that will grow with your child. This project is less messy than the traditional version and is easy enough for a toddler to do.

Ewa Sapinska

If you have a camera and you love taking photos there are lots of online shops where you can sell your photos and make some money. Some are suited to more artistic photography and some have huge catalogues that target the corporate market. Here are seven different places you can try:

Susan Mendenhall

There are several ways to keep your brain strong by learning new things. Jewelry making will keep you active and can provide life long learning. Being self taught, taking workshops and classes all help your brain to grow. Learn how you can get on board using jewelry making to keep your brain active

Mia C. Goloy

Here's how to make faux enameled embellishments using debossed silver cardstock, permanent markers, and a glossy finish like Mod Podge, Diamond Glaze, or clear embossing powder.

Leif Sutter

Perusing the shelves for Dungeons and Dragons Third Edition books? If you've come across the Stronghold Builder's Guidebook, I've got some advice before you buy it. Especially if your group isn't hardcore into that system.