Do you find yourself looking a way to use your spare time that’s a bit more productive than just staring at your computer or television screen? If so, then why not try your hand at doing some home crafting? When people think of home crafting, they tend to think of knitting or crocheting, and while both of these are great ways to pass the time, there are so many other crafts that you are sure to find one that appeals to you. Scrap booking can be a fun way to store and display your pictures, there’s also jewelry making, candle making, needle point or cross stitch, sewing, needle felting, wood working, painting and a whole range of other activities that will allow you to indulge your creative side. You may just find yourself getting so good at your craft that you can even sell your items and earn a bit of extra money.
No matter which craft you choose, there’s bound to be lots of tiny items like pins, needles, sequins, beads, findings and many other little things that you’ll need to keep track of. Lidded glass jars are ideal for this, as the lid will keep the items from spilling out, and if the glass is clear, you’ll easily be able to see what’s inside and know just how much of it that you have. It’s also a good idea to label the jars so you know what you’ve got, and custom printed glass jars are available that are just perfect for this. The lids fit tightly and you can have them custom printed so you’ll know, at a glance, what’s inside. This is especially useful when you have to store a lot of tiny items that are very similar but of different sizes. It can be a real time saver and keep you from becoming frustrated.
If working with wood is more to your taste, then lidded glass jars can come in really handy for you as well. They are ideal for storing small item like screws, nuts, or small nails. You can have them custom printed with the size and type of the item that’s inside, which will make them a perfect addition to your home crafting supplies.
Painters can also make good use of custom printed glass jars. They are excellent for storing mixed paints, brush cleaners, paint thinners or other liquids. The tight fitting lid will keep them from drying out and the custom printing will allow you to know just what’s inside. If ink and brush is your medium of choice, then you’ll want to have a supply of these jars on hand, as they are ideal for storing ink or even prepared sumi-e ink for Japanese style painting. You’ll be able to grind and prepare your ink ahead of time and store it for future use.
Home crafting is a great way to let your creative side shine. There are so many crafts to choose from that you’ll be able to find something that appeals to you. No matter which craft you choose, it’s a great idea to have a supply of custom printed lidded glass jars on hand to store your small items that you want to keep track of. Who knows, if you become good enough, you may even be able to earn a bit of extra money doing something you enjoy. What could be better than that?