The two things I most love about making things are feeling inspired and challenging myself to be resourceful. And, I feel like (or at least I hope!) that I'm setting an example for my children who are always watching me. I hope I'm teaching them to be innovative. I think when we (even purposefully) limit our resources, we think of new ways to create. Don't you?
So, for example, if you use only a single colored marker to decorate something you'll have to think of unique ways to use that single color, right?
Inspiration is all around all all of the time and so are endless possible craft projects. For today's DIY project, I'm using a sharpie marker and a recyclable plastic tray. Here's how you can too:
When finished you can use your tray for whatever you please, such as this: