DIY Crafts 101: Decoding the Craft Store

Wondering what type of paint, brushes, tape or glue to use for your crafts project? Learn how to choose the right materials for the job with our handy craft primer.
By: Liz Gray

Get to Know Your Craft Store

Wondering what type of paint, brushes, tape or glue to use for your crafts project? Learn how to choose the right materials for the job with our handy craft primer.

Choosing the Right Brushes

Choosing the Right Tape

Choosing the Right Adhesives

Choosing the Right Tools

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