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Scratch Art Pride Flag

In celebration of Pride Month, try creating your own Rainbow Flag with this fun DIY scratch art tutorial.
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Floral Fun and Unlikely Stamps

Spring has certainly sprung and each day you will start to see more and more flowers when you go outside. The Brandywine collection has many paintings inspired by flowers, both in the wild and as a still life in a vase. By using a few unlikely tools, you can make your very own painting of a late spring bouquet following the steps below.
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DIY Dandelion Simple Syrup

This past year has been a time when many people have taken up new hobbies and for me that has been making simple syrup from scratch. Basically, a simple syrup is nothing more than water and sugar—however, you can get really creative with that basic base and add loads of other flavors. When they...

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Native Neighbors: The Hooded Warbler

Many times artists find inspiration in nature. Luckily for us, the Brandywine is booming with animal activity this time of year. One animal that you should be on the lookout for is the Hooded Warbler. Though they are not a permanent resident of the area, they call the Northeast region home...

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DIY Hummingbird Feeder

The flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, and the days are getting longer—all signs that spring is finally here! It is also migrating season for hummingbirds which means it’s the perfect time to install a hummingbird feeder in your yard.  Create your own DIY feeder by...

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