There are a lot of different styles of crafts. You can do paper crafts, Christmas crafts, Fourth of July crafts, quilting, paper mache, and sometimes the larger categories are broken down into smaller categories of themes. One theme is primitive crafts. There are so many different types of primitive crafts. Let’s take a look at primitive crafts.
You can make almost any sort of craft into a primitive craft. If you want to make something look old fashioned or rustic you can. So if you are looking to make a flower pot look rustic don’t worry, it can and you will soon have a wonderful primitive craft.
Probably the most popular types of primitive crafts are the things that you can hang up around your house. You can make frames look primitive, hang up wooden animals that have been painted, like fish that look rustic and remind you of fishing. You can hang up old wooden crates and place things inside of them as a sort of bookshelf and shadow box that is open and hanging up.
You can even make your furniture look primitive. You can buy a dresser and paint it to look rustic. You can paint a bookshelf to look rustic and old. Many times instead of buying a new dining room table, people will buy a used one. They will then sand it down to get rid of all the scratches and then stain it and make it look like new. You can do so many things with the furniture that you have. Even recovering a chair will help to add to a primitive feel to your home.
Purses and handbags are also a great way to show off a primitive style. You can buy one from people that make them or you can make your own. Many stores will sell purse handles and things to help you make your own purses or handbags.
When you are redoing a room, you think about how to change it into what you want. If you are thinking about designing your home or room in a primitive feel, don’t forget about molding. The decorations that you have on your walls include things like molding. You can buy molding that look primitive or other decorations, like wallpaper for your walls to help bring the primitive feel to the room.
There are also a lot of different accessories that you can make that are primitive. You can make your own candles or buy plain ones and decorate them yourself. You can melt crayons and make all sorts of designs on the candle. You can paint flower pots and put them out on your porch. You can also make your own wooden signs. Just paint a piece of wood and then stencil in or paint on the quote or family name that you want.
Primitive crafts are all over. Chances are you have at least something that is classified as primitive decor. They are so much fun to make and can be a great addition to your home.
Susan Graham says
my heart skipped a beat! these are soooo beautiful! they aren’t my fave style, but what you did with them is incredible. you are seriously talented, and never undervalue yourself just to make sales- know your worth in this world! the right customers always do come along, given time. and don’t you want your pieces to go to the right people who will LOVE them and appreciate them like you do? of course ya do.