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RESOURCES: Free Craft Projects & Lessons

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CLICK HERE to see our own fully illustrated free craft patterns, or browse the following links for free craft projects that teach new skills.


Bead Supplies & Free Tutorials Beads, charms and beading supplies, free tutorials, inspirational projects and beading tips. Fast, friendly service.  

Beading instructions  Plus many free patterns.

FREE Bead Project Instructions
Featuring Free Bead projects and Arts and Craft Project here, including free beaded patterns, instructions, projects for Adults, Teens, Kids and the whole family.

chandelier earring From CraftAndFabricLinks! Our own Earring instructions. Holiday earrings, star studs, elegant chandeliers and beads. Free instructional video.
Jewelry Instructions


FREE Card Making Instructions & Projects Our own free lessons: using our own free text messages, photos, graphics etc. Learn to make beautiful watercolor and stenciled cards as well.   Home Decorating projects; floral arrangements; adult, teen and child projects; fabric and glass painting; stencils; cardmaking & more.   Glass and plastic painting, holiday crafts, children's crafts stamping and embossing, card making, plaster crafts and mosaics, fabric painting and stenciling plus more. A wealth of ideas and free projects.   Over 1,000 free verses for all occasions, from Anniversary to Valentine's Day. Free verses for cards and other projects.   Free recipes, quilts, free patterns, embroidery, free cardmaking patterns, etc.


free mosaic project From CraftAndFabricLinks!
FREE Instructions
Grape Mosaic Mirror

Bead Mosaic Free mosaic instruction: bead mosaic.

Free Mosaic Instructions & Patterns Learn two methods of creating mosaics. Free patterns.


Free Crochet Lessons   Lessons on basic crochet.

Free animated lessons   Bead crochet.


free embroidery glossary

FREE Embroidery Glossary
From CraftAndFabricLinks! Our own fully Illustrated glossary of embroidery stitches.

huck weaving

Learn Huck Weaving
From CraftAndFabricLinks! Use our free pattern and instructions to create beautiful embroidery. Quick and easy!

FREE Hand Sewing Lessons  illustrated hand sewing stitches; whip stitch, backstitch, slip stitch and more. Stitches used basic sewing and special projects.

Sharon B's Stitches For Embroidery & Needlework  FREE Beautifully illustrated embroidery stitches; alphabetized listing of stitches.


Sun Painting   Learn how to use the sun and transparent dyes to create beautiful fabrics.

Green Park Studios   Print your own custom fabric: upload design and have it digitally printed. Tutorials and lessons on designing your own print.

Learn how to print to fabric   Our own, free Christmas House potholder graphic and instructions.


FREE ONLINE GUIDE: Floral Arranging    FREE how-to articles, shopping tips, floral arrangement techniques and instructions! Whether you want to make your own or just shop smart, learn about flower arrangement styles, bridal bouquet styles, silk wedding flower ideas, EASY 5 step centerpiece, floral design basics, buying silk flowers wholesale, more. Come see!

Tips and tricks   On flower arranging.

GLASS, STAINED GLASS and PLASTIC CRAFTS Free Stained Glass Patterns On The Web. A stained glass pattern resource online since 1997.    Free stained glass patterns for everyone to download. Free Professional stained glass, - Free patterns and more    Free tutorials on creating etched glass and stencils, sandblasting glass, cream etching, acid etching and glass engraving.    You will find over 115 links to free stained glass patterns, as well as stained glass tutorials    Free monthly pattern, download and print full-size, and 30+ prior months' patterns. Use for mosaics, stained glass, fusing, quilting, applique, glass painting, card art. A fabulous collection of beautiful free and retail stained glass patterns. These patterns are made for stained glass, but could also be used for applique. Patterns include birds, candy, flowers mushrooms and more. This site should inspire you!

Free instruction and video clips   Through video and photographs, free instruction is given on creating stained glass projects.

Free instruction and project ideas   Plus glass and plastic painting supplies. A fabulous site.

Etching   Instructions & tips, free projects & glass etching supplies.

free glass painting instruction From CraftAndFabricLinks! Our own free instrutions. Use stencils, drawings, glass paint and glass paint markers to dress up your glassware. Make a candy jar to hold chocolate covered nuts - we included our easy recipe!
Painted Glass Jar with Candy Recipe

KNITTING: see Crochet & Knit above

MACRAME   Macrame instructions.


JOOST LANGEVELD ORIGAMI   Free, colorful papers to print, free tutorials including video, and tutorials on clothes and napkin folding. Beautiful photos of completed origami to inspire you.

PAINTING - from my sister site

free painting video tutorials

free painting lessons
Free Painting Lessons


free embroidery glossary

Turn A Photo Into A Pattern
From CraftAndFabricLinks! Create a sewing applique pattern from a favorite photo.   Night and low-light photography of Cambridge University in England. Digital camera tutorials, techniques, and examples also available.   Tech tips, tutorials, equipment reviews & photo gallery.   Learn photography tips and techniques.

PLASTER CRAFTS / POLYMER CLAY   Fashion jewelry using Sculpey.   Free projects and instructions on plaster crafts and mosaics.

FREE WOODWORKING PATTERNS Free intarsia woodworking patterns for you to download and build today. This is not the usual style of intarsia, but a more decorative way of designing.

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