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Penelope Quinn

Craft Expert

Love enhancing the everyday and cherishing the past? Join Penny on her quest to keep home-made alive.

Love enhancing the everyday and cherishing the past? Join Penny on her quest to keep home-made alive.

About Penelope Quinn

Belonging to Gen X/Y may have left Penny rendered a rabid, shameless consumer by proxy, but she's always been averse to mass production. 

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» Latest Questions & Answers

Painting on fabric  

can you tell me what sort of paint is best for painting on denim clothing, I don't want it to be to hard and I'd like it to look like a normal painting...

painting over silver to gold  

I have bought a chandelier from our local hardware Master's Store which has silver attachments - (unable to get it in gold but price was fantastic plus just the style I wanted) how can I paint over i...

making paper flowers for cards  

I hope you can help me I would like to make some flat?? flowers to put on cards that I make, so that I can send them to my friend through the mail.Thank you Anne...

The Best DIY Craft Ideas from Pinterest

By Penelope QuinnOn 15 May

There’s no better place than the photo-sharing site, to get your craftiness firing on all cylinders!

13 Awesome Things You Can Do With Spray Paint

By Penelope QuinnOn 7 May

Think again before you throw out those old nick-nacks. You can give them a whole new lease of life with just a few blasts of spray paint!

The Best DIY Green Cleaners for Your Home

By Penelope QuinnOn 7 Apr

They say cleanliness is next to Godliness, but is our extensive use of cleaning products doing us more harm than good? Here is our list of the best DIY green cleaners for your home.

15 Inspiring Easter Crafts for Everyone

By Penelope QuinnOn 30 Mar

Whether you’re a sugar-crazed toddler or a discerning hipster, we’ve got you sorted with 15 Easter craft ideas.