Month: April 2014

Lego Family Portrait

Lego Family Portrait

Here’s our Bennett Family Portrait. It includes our dog (Maggie) and cat (Charlie). I painted those Legos to match how the pets look. I found this idea on Apartment Therapy. Here’s Lisa’s original post.

Lego Canvas Wall Art

Lego Canvas Wall Art

Canvas Art from Photographs 1.  Buy 6 stretched canvases.  The Lego photos are on 8″x8″ canvases.  The dog photo is on 12″x12″. 2.  Use Photoshop or Gimp to divide a photo file into 6 subfiles. 3.  Print out each photo. 4.  Trim each photo so…

Personalized Garbage Truck Book

Personalized Garbage Truck Book

  My toddler son loves garbage trucks and I couldn’t find a picture book that features them. I printed off 5×7 pictures of him with garbage bins, and also printed off photos of garbage trucks I found online. I cut the photos down to 5×5…

Sewing Ring Bearer Pillows

Sewing Ring Bearer Pillows

Instructions for sewing ring bearer pillows.

Baking our Wedding Cake

Baking our Wedding Cake

Note:  Do not assemble and decorate a wedding cake the morning of your wedding!  It is a lot of work. You will be nervous. And there isn’t time to fix mistakes. When I finished the large roses, there was a noticeable gap between the cake layers.…