Updating Home Decor: Transfer Art to Canvas for a Contemporary Look

Update your art! Convert prints and sketches to canvas for a fine-art look on a budget - get the scoop at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends! I’m sharing some tips today for giving your decor a contemporary look by ditching the frame and having your art and photos printed on canvas.  Now, don’t go saying “Adrianne, this is nothing new!” until you see what I’ve done – I’ve got a great story to share.  I know printing your family […]

Art Colors Life Floral Hand Stamped Necklace

The Sun Colors Flowers as Art Colors Life Hand Stamped Necklace Tutorial at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve been back in the studio, hammering away and having fun with some new ideas.  Since I’m all about ART right now, I made a floral and art themed hand stamped necklace with a touch of color and sparkle using elements from today’s post sponsor, ImpressArt! The sun colors flowers as art colors […]

Easy DIY Initial Necklace

DIY Initial Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com

I feel like this is almost a cheat to call this jewelry project a “tutorial”, because it’s as simple as stringing a few alphabet beads and adding a clasp to a fine chain!  But, I always like to show you guys the new and hot ways to make your own accessories, and I had a […]

Paper Butterfly Specimen Art

Paper Butterfly Specimen Art at www.happyhourprojects.com

Butterflies are such an icon of spring, aren’t they?  I would typically not say I’m butterfly-crazy, but I swear, every time spring finally arrives, I kind of am.  I love those beautiful butterfly art specimens, but it kind of weirds me out to hang a dead butterfly on my wall.  I gt it that they […]

Easy Kids’ Fingerprint Tree

Easy Kids' Fingerprint Tree at www.happyhourprojects.com

Happy Friday!  So, did you catch the copper tree I posted on Wednesday?  I have been thinking on all the ways I can’t wait to use that tree trunk die, so yesterday when my daughter asked if we could make a project for her babysitter, I had a great, super easy idea.  She loves to […]

ART Leather Cord Bracelet

ART Leather Cord Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com | Make it in 5 Minutes

Hey friends, hope you’ve had a great week!  I’ve been busy overhauling our main bathroom (YAY!), finishing up my latest mosaic (double YAY!) and organizing my studio (well, 2/3 isn’t bad, haha) so today’s project is going to be the kind we ALL love: quick and easy.  You can make this design in just 5 […]