Category Archives: Americana Projects

Make this: No-Sew Fabric Embellished Towels

How to Decorate Towels without Sewing

Even if you do sew, sometimes you just don’t want to bust out the sewing machine.  These no-sew towels are a great gift, a fun way to dress up your kitchen or a party, and quick and easy to make. We recommend using Heat n Bond to adhere the fabric to your towels as shown here. […]

4th of July Shrinky Dink Jewelry

Make this Flag Shrinky Dink Jewelry for the 4th

Gather the kids around and make some fun patriotic jewelry for the summer holidays. Working with Shrinky Dinks are a lot of fun and you don’t have to heat up the kitchen anymore baking them in the oven. Just use a heat gun. See a video here > Supplies: Grafix Ink Jet Shrink Film Stars and […]

Americana Chalky Painted Glass Jars for Parties

Fourth of July Painted Jars and Utensil Holders

Chalky Finish Paint is extremely easy to work with and great on virtually any surface. It creates a whitewashed style finish in a variety of vintage colors on any surface plastic, metal, ceramic, glass, and wood! This paint job could be done on Mason jars and any other type of jars. Add chalkboard labels, twine or […]

Make this: Americana Wood Board

Make this: Americana Flag Board

This is a fun and quick project to give a patriotic spin any room or covered outdoor space for the 4th. We used a 25×11 slat board for this project, but you could achieve a similar look with any rectangular board. Supply List: 25″ x 11 Wood Slat Board DecoArt Acrylic Paint (Snow White, Navy Blue […]

Make this: Paper Rosette Wreath

Land that I Love Paper Rosette Wreath

This Red, White and Blue Paper Rosette Wreath made by Danielle from the Craft Warehouse Design Team is so festive and pretty. Doesn’t it just make you crave hot dogs, lawn chairs and cold drinks from a cooler? It’s the perfect decor for a 4th of July gathering, but why stop there. You can use this […]

How to Make an Americana Lantern

How to Make an Americana Lantern at Craft Warehouse

These Americana Lanterns look good enough for Paul Revere’s ride. Make them easily with the Lanterns we have in stock, rub-on vinyl sayings and some other fun additions. We used a flag for one and holographic paper and firefly lights for the other. See how on the video below.   Supplies: Lantern Rub-on Vinyl Sayings […]

Make this: Rustic Light-up Star Decor

Make this Light Up Star Decor Sign at Craft Warehouse

This Light-up Rustic Star art created by Sarah for Craft Warehouse is a perfect piece of farmhouse decor with an extra twist. This piece would look great on a deck, an entryway, near the wet bar, or for a kids room or man cave. The lights are battery operated so no need to plug in. Color the […]

Sweet Freedom Paper Projects

The Sweet Freedom line of Papers and Ephemera from Pink Paislee is the perfect blend of Americana mixed with modern trends. It’s super fresh, fun and isn’t something that only works for the 4th of July. It’s a lovely collection that has inspired the creative teams at Craft Warehouse quite a bit. Here are some […]

Make this: Americana Signs for Summer Holidays

Make these fun Americana Projects at Craft Warehouse

All it takes is one of our Unfinished Pallet Boards, some Milk Paint in red, white and blue and the embellishments of your choice to have a festive decoration for the Summer holidays like Memorial Day and the Fourth of July. These fun pallet board Americana decor pieces were made by Ashley at our Hazel Dell […]

Create a Wood Block Display for Any Occasion

Make a Wood Block Sign for Any Occasion at Craft Warehouse

The 6 piece wood block set that we carry at Craft Warehouse is one of those must-have, always-used craft items for home decor/seasonal projects. Once you get the steps down, it’s easy to whip one up for any occasion – and we do mean any. If you can spell it and it’s 6 letters or less […]

Patriotic Mason Jar Candle Holder

Mason Jar Flag Candle Holder DIY

Are You ready for Celebrating the Fourth of July? Creating these Patriotic Mason Jar Candle Holder are fast and you can light up your party in minutes! Supplies for the Patriotic Mason Jar Candle Holder: Mini flags on sticks Mason Jar with all smooth sides Sand from your favorite beach or sand in a bag Mini battery operated tea […]

Home Sweet Home Wood Sign

pallet board home sweet home

Supplies: Unfinished Slatted Square Plaque w/hanger approx. 17″x17″ (KID-70) White Slat Board Square approx. 12″x12″ (PAC-17) Decorating Your Life “Home Sweet Home” Rub-on vinyl. (904095) Elmers Wood Glue Americana Acrylic Paint in Gylapso Blue, White and Burnt Umber. Directions: Paint the large unfinished wood slat board alternating blue and white acrylic paint. Repeat with a […]

Americana Pallet Board Sign

wood pallet board flag decoart chalky paint

Supplies: Wood Pallet Board 19.5″ x 23.5″ x 1″ (PAC-11) 10″ x 10″ Wood Panel Board Decorating your life vinyl rub-on “Land of the Free, Because of the Brave” Americana Chalky Paint Finish in Rough, Legacy and Everlasting Loen Cornell Wood Stars 130 pcs. Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad Gathered Twigs Wood Glue Directions: Paint […]

Doodle Bug “Patriotic Parade” Mini Sign

Doodle Bug "Patriotic Parade" Mini Sign

4th of July is around the corner! Here Danielle created this adorable plaque with clothes pins to change out photos. Doodle Bug “Patriotic Parade” Mini Sign samples are also displayed at each of our Craft Warehouse locations.     She created the USA by using Hazel and Ruby Handmade Mask Stencils. She used mini clothes pins so […]