Posts Tagged: tutorial

First Birthday: Happy Birthday Burlap Banner

For my son’s first birthday I knew I wanted to make a “Happy Birthday” banner that I could reuse for years to come.  I’ve seen a lot of burlap on Pinterest and, I have to admit, I’ve fallen in love.  I searched the internet for inspiration and found these on an Etsy shop called iwishedforyou.

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Learn to Play Piano With “Little Piano Book”

I can distinctly remember the moment I decided I wanted to learn piano.  I was sitting in my sixth grade music class and the teacher asked who wanted to come up to the piano to try playing “Chopsticks.”  I rose my hand high in the air, begging to touch that glorious instrument I had been

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How to Unzip a File

This is a tutorial on how to unzip a .zip file (also known as ZIP file) so you can use its contents.  Some very old versions of Windows and Mac cannot unzip files (Windows older than 1998 and Mac older than Mac OS X 10.3 will not work).  I am using Google Chrome as my browser and Windows 8,

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Before & After: Coffee Table Refinishing Project

Using General Finishes’ Java Gel Stain and Satin Gel Topcoat, I turned this back-alley (literally, I found it in a back alley) beat up piece of furniture into a beautiful coffee table!  Three coats of stain, two coats of urethane.  Allow it to dry 24 hours between each coat.  Make sure to wipe off extra

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How To Make a Fake Diploma (Template and Tutorial)

This is a tutorial on how to make a fake diploma like this… I made this template (with name changes, of course) for my sister-in-law’s graduation gift.  This was her gift… How-to Make the Fake Diploma 1.) First, download my Fake Diploma Template and open it with Microsoft Word.  If you don’t have Word and need

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How to Download Fonts Tutorial

Feel free to print out this tutorial so you can follow along as you download your font!  This tutorial may seem very long and daunting at first, but TRUST ME, once you do it once it will be a breeze every subsequent time you do it after. Disclaimer (PLEASE READ): For the purpose of this

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