Congratulations to Susan Watson of Idaho Falls and Chris Blower of Ammon! They claimed a prize of 25 fat quarters and a jelly roll for being the first to complete a Row by Row Experience quilt and bringing it into our stores. Row by Row Experience is a gigantic shop hop with participating shops in […]
Come vote at our Quilt Show During Quilt Week – March 16 to March 21, 2015! All last week, Porter’s Customers have been submitting their creations. This week you get to vote on your favorite. The Grand Prize is a $50 gift basket and a $25 Porter’s Gift Certificate The First Runner-up gets a $35 Porter’s Gift […]Kimberbell Designs, Porters, quilt show, quilt week
Here’s an easy way to showcase artwork from your kids. Just get wire, eyelet screws and mini clothespins or paperclips. I first saw the idea in a hallway of my friend’s house, so I asked if I could take pictures (below). The photos you see above are of a wall in my daughter’s room. Tip: […]childrens' art, crafts-for-kids, display, Kid art, wall art
Add some gold doubloons to your mantle with a 1″ hole punch, gold paper, glue and embroidery thread. 1. Measure your embroidery thread to the place you will be hanging the garland. 2. Cut double the amount of “gold doubloons” you think you’ll need. 3. Glue the doubloons together with the thread in between Done! 🙂 […]decor, DIY, Easy, Garland, No Sew, Simple, St. Patrick's Day
As you can see from the video, fabric paint is just two parts acrylic paint plus one part textile medium. You can find textile medium usually in a white bottle by the acrylic paints. Textile medium enhances the way acrylic paint works with fabric. It controls bleeding of colors, reduces stiffness when dry, prevents uneven application and […]
Feels like the Groundhog was wrong. Spring came unusually early for Southeast Idaho. Are you ready? Here are some fun things to welcome the new season.
Here’s a showcase of some of the many wreaths made by members of our team.
Linda Porter, a co-owner of Porter’s, sent me the words in the quote above, a day or two later, I bought the fonts you see from an awesome deal at DesignCuts.com. Of course, I had to create free printables for personal use! I hope you enjoy them. The one above was created by scanning in a hard […]
We are proud of our talented team members who have created the mason jars displayed on our shelves and would like to show you their work. You can also come in to our store have a closer look. Without further ado, here are the Spring jar designs:Easter, Mason Jars, spring, St Patricks, Valentines