DIY Spray Painted and Dipped Plastic Animals Tutorial from Honest to Nod here. The bull with drizzled blue paint on it reminds me of the photograph in the Top Photo where artist Doug Pederson took Dollar Store Animals and melted crayons over them (more images here). Bottom Photo: DIY by Honest to Nod. *For lots more altered Dollar Store plastic animals go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/plastic-toys
DIY Sand Casting Tutorial. This is a really easy and cheap project (I did this as a child using a milk carton, then carved the Plaster of Paris creating an abstract sculpture I still have). Tutorial from Honest to Nod here.
DIY Yarn Wall or Yarn Wall Art. This is one of those projects that looks great in a catalog or magazine (this photo was featured in The Land of Nod catalog) and may translate wonderfully or not so great in your space, as is the case of so many projects. How-to from Honest to Nod here.