DIY Heirloom Play Mass Set

It’s hard to believe that Adam is going to be seven this week!

Last year, I made a Play Mass kit for Adam…and I love the way it turned out!

I put a quick little ‘how-to’ craft kit for you with information for my favorite wood supply store…complete with an itemized purchase list to make it easy for you. See below…

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DIY Heirloom Child Chasuble

We made this Heirloom Play Mass Kit for Adam last year…

He was doing fine with his Play Mass Kit, but I decided to make him his own priest vestment…a Chasuble.

I bought a metre of no-wrinkle white fabric, some ribbon and some ribbon-sized heat bond (iron-on adhesive).

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Apostle Painted Saints

It has been a while since I crafted something, so this week I painted a set of Apostles as part of my #paintedsaint collection. They are the small ones…measuring just under 1 3/4″. They’re not perfect, because it’s difficult painting detail with toothpicks, but I think that that adds to their charm.

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Prayer Journal Workshop

Our NEW Prayer Journal Prompts Craft Kit and Prayer Impressions Journal Stamps…are perfect to help you host a Prayer Journal Workshop with your favorite group of ladies!

10 Tips to Host your own Prayer Journal Workshop

  1. Prayer Journal Prompts Workshop PDF Craft Kit by Arma Dei, printed on label paper…Brilliant!

Workshop Tip: Purchase the Prayer Journal Prompts Workshop Kit that includes the Label Templates for use with YOUR group!

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Prayer Journal Prompts, Prayers and Pics

Last week, we quietly released a pretty awesome Craft Kit: Prayer Journal Prompts: Heart to Heart with Jesus

…we haven’t seen anything out there like it!

The PDF includes 134 prayer prompts, 24 classic prayers illustrated with Kelly Saints, 100+ color stickers and 60 BW Saint stickers to help you take ANY dollar store notebook and turn it into a customized Prayer Journal, just for you!

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Top Ten List: What To Do With Saints Stamps

1. Stamp every blank paper in sight. Stamp sketchbooks and stationary, notepads and card stock for instant customization with the friendly saints. Cheer up lunch notes, teacher notes and really any friendly correspondence. What doesn’t look better with a Saint stamped on it?

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Easy as Abacus Divine Mercy (+Novena tracker!)

Easy as Abacus Divine Mercy

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The Easy as Abacus Divine Mercy offers prayers and clipart to customize a Divine Mercy Abacus made from a Dollarstore square framed canvas*. The strung Pony beads are perfect for little fingers to count the prayers of the Divine Mercy as well as the 9 days of the Novena.
Includes Divine Mercy Prayers Bookmark and a One page Divine Mercy template with all the prayers and beads to color.

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Sync your Schedule with the Saints!

How is your new school year turning out? This September, I decided to get a little more organized and try out a couple Planners, a new approach to prayer journaling, take a stab at bullet journaling and reign in a plethora of passwords.
I checked out a number of secular planners and calendars including cheap little ones from the dollar store and this beautiful Happy Planner.

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DIY Old School Password Vault

Do you ever get overwhelmed with passwords…on everything from email to swimming lesson registration? Everyone knows that we’re not supposed to use the same password for everything…and different password interfaces have their own requirements with password length and special characters. Then, upon getting locked out of an account set up years ago…you might be faced with replacing passwords with new ones…let alone new email addresses and added email addresses for the kids. Where do they all go? Check out our Old School Password Vault.

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Month of May ~ Month of Mary

Can you believe it? The Month of May starts this Sunday! May is devoted to Our Lady…so here’s a quick little showcase of Mary and Rosary crafts!

Our oversized wood bead Rosary is always a hit at the conferences we attend. This is a pretty simple craft made with wooden beads, a wooden cross and a wooden heart, acrylic paint and mod podge…and it’s one of the favorites in our book A Treasure Chest of Traditions for Catholic Families!

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