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10 Handmade Father's Day Gift Ideas

10 Handmade Father's Day Gift Ideas Handmade gifts are the perfect touch to Father's day. I love gifting things that are useful and fun, not just something else to hold onto. Here's 10 awesome handmade gift ideas for Father's day that are perfect for celebrating that wonderful father in your life. Guitar Pick Holder    Steampunk Keychain 2 Stud Belt Kubb Game Leather Book Jacket!    Leather Mason Jar Coozie Shirt and Tie Gift Card or Treat Holders Custom Dog Tags Leather Mouse Pad Pallet Coaster Which of these fun Father's day projects is your favorite? Like, Pin and Share!

How to Make a Guitar Pick Holder with xTool

How to Make a Guitar Pick Holder with xTool Make an acoustic guitar pick holder in under an hour with the xTool M1 Laser Cutting Machine. I love my xTool and use it regularly. If you have a DIY dad, chances are high that he wants an  xTool M1  Laser Cutting Machine of his own for Father's day! It's super versatile, easy to set up and use, and I'm always thrilled and amazed by what I create. This guitar guitar pick holder is a great handmade gift for Father's Day!  Do you have a guitar player in your family? My dad took 2 years of piano and then his parents let him switch instruments. He played the trumpet, trombone and the French horn. He learned that he could practice and play regularly and still not get very good at it.  He's really into math, computer science and engineering. My husband is an acoustic guitar player.  He absolutely loves this acoustic guitar pick holder I made and wants to make some for his friends too! Supplies Needed for Guitar Pick Holder: xToo

How to Make Glitter Resin Tumblers

How to Make Glitter Resin Tumblers! Learn how easy and fun it is to make glitter resin tumblers. These tumblers are super sparkly with a variety of glitter colors and sizes! Customize these tumbler for any occasion! Wedding party color scheme, Graduation gift school colors, or just a favorite color! The resin coating makes these glitter tumblers super smooth and shiny. The glitter makes them super sparkly. The variety of glitters is so much fun. Trust me, you will want to make 4 of them for sure! I know, I know. 😉  Some people are getting sick of tumblers. Real people only need one tumbler for their entire life and they are good. They are super cute gifts--but sometimes are a burden for the recipient. Here's Unusual Things Tumblers Can be Used For: Drinks! Keep them colder longer or warmer longer with a tumbler! Pencil/Pen Holder Paintbrush Cup Spaghetti Keeper Straw Holder Utensil Caddy Hair Accessory Holder (put scrunchies around the tumbler and clips inside) Fill with chocolate

How to Make Letterboard Letters with Resin!

Posted on Resin Crafts Blog Previously How to Make Letterboard Letters with Resin! Learn how to make letterboard letters with FastCast resin in just minutes. Letterboards are so much fun for parties and occasions, but sometimes don't come with enough letters or you need some custom letters made. Learn how to make your own resin letterboard letters using FastCast Urethane Casting Resin, some toothpicks, stick-on jewels and just a few minutes! I bought some small letterboards but they did not come with any letterboard letters.  I decided to make my own letters using Castin’ Craft FastCast Resin.  This type of resin cures fast, in just 15 minutes.  It dries white, not clear, so it’s great for resin applications that don’t need to be see-through. This resin project also works great if you are doing just a few specific letters, rather than trying to mass produce every letter in duplicate for future use.  If you have a silicone mold, you can turn anything into a letterboard pin using thi