Wood Crafts

Whether you’re just starting out with crafting or more experienced, we have wood craft ideas for you! We have the perfect wood crafts for everything from home décor to planters and even great gift ideas. Browse all our DIY wood crafts below to find the one to suit you. Click on any project image for detailed instructions, tips and supply lists.

Elsa Inspired DIY Wand Craft

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Even though the movie FROZEN came out over a year ago, my children are both still obsessed.  And to be honest, so am I!  I love the music and it is just a beautiful movie with a lovely overarching theme of sisterly and family love, it’s so sweet.  And who doesn’t love Olaf!?  Cutest snowman ever!  Because my children love FROZEN and they love to dress up like characters and pretend, I decided to make my daughter a pretty Elsa inspired DIY {Read More}

Cell Phone Organizer & DIY Charging Station

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Hello Friends! I was in serious need of some organization on my nightstand.  I have things laying about everywhere. From my glasses to my phone, random pens, and bobbi pins, my nightstand was a small disaster.   I just had to clean it up. So I came up with this DIY charging station organizer to help me out. It was a pretty simple project to make! Supplies needed to make your own DIY charging station: Wood Desk Organizer with Chalkboard Chalk Paint (I {Read More}

Mounted DIY Board Game Storage Organizer

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We have a game shelf, in a utility closet and it is a hot mess. There are parts everywhere, and random game boards out of their boxes. It hardly makes you want to sit down and play a game when you have to waste a bunch of time tracking down all the pieces to play! But, I am a firm believer in family game night. Everyone puts the electronics down, and we play. We learn who is patient, who is {Read More}

Homemade Christmas Gifts for Grandparents: Picture Frame

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The best homemade Christmas gifts for grandparents are the ones they will cherish forever!  This grandparents picture frame will be perfect! They’ll love having a place to display their adorable grandkids and you’ll love how easily and inexpensively this gift comes together (about 10 bucks!). Picture Frame Homemade Christmas Gifts for Grandparents. I went with a faux chalkboard look (pretty sure my mom didn’t want the mess of real chalk!) but you’re more than welcome to use real chalk or even {Read More}

Image Transfer Technique Using Tattoo Paper

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As I shared in my photo to wood transfer tutorial, I enjoy transferring images to other surfaces to create personalized projects.  The technique I shared in that tutorial does have a bit of a learning curve, so while you practice to master that technique, here’s a simpler process you can try:  use printable tattoo paper to make your own image transfer! While this product is designed and marketed to be used with the Silhouette cutting machine, you can use the {Read More}

Peg Doll People with the “New” Washi Tape!

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Today I have a 5 minute craft that is perfect for kids AND adults.  Bet you can’t stop at just 1 or 2 of these cute peg doll people.  You will have to make a handful! Supplies needed to make your own peg doll people: Floral Tape in various colors (I used pink, peach and green, but it comes in a variety — even metallics!) Peg Dolls (I used the girls, but there are boys too!) Watercolor Pencils, Markers or Paint {Read More}

Sequined Resin DIY Tray

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I love adding a little bit of sparkle and shine to my fall decor, and I’ve had an obsession with trinket trays and dishes lately.  I just LOVE the small size, and all the possibilities for embellishing them!  Today I’m going to show you how to use jewelry resin to line a sparkly sequined DIY tray.  This is a really versatile handmade gift idea, or addition to your holiday decor, and can be made in any color scheme with your favorite {Read More}

Make Your Own Simple & Pretty Fall Banner

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Hello Friends and Hello Fall! I’ve been so inspired by the fall banners I have seen on my Pinterest feed that I decided to make my own.  It was pretty easy  with the help of some pre-cut wood banners! Want to make a pretty fall banner of your own? It only takes a few steps! Supplies needed to make your own fall banner: Unfinished Wooden Banner Set Silhouette Machine (you can also use stencils or these fun chipboard letters) Silhouette Adhesive Kraft {Read More}

Spectrum Noir Tutorial: How To Stain Wood Using Markers

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Spectrum Noir alcohol ink markers blend so beautifully on paper that I thought it would be fun to try them out on wood in this Spectrum Noir tutorial! The result is a custom, vibrantly stained project that was really fun to create! Here is all you need to give this Spectrum Noir tutorial a go! Spectrum Noir tutorial for wood staining supplies: Spectrum Noir (Alcohol Ink) Markers, in a variety of colors Spectrum Noir Blender Pen (or cotton swabs, and {Read More}