Whether you use Styrofoam, upholstery foam or foam-core, foam can be a great material to craft with. Here are some great tutorials using foam.
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Click here to see a tutorial for how to make a wall mounted foam-core deer head on the Chronicle Books blog as excerpted from the book Dorm Decor.
Visit the Craft Stylish blog to see this tutorial on how to make a foam glitter monogram as excerpted from the book The DIY Bride Crafty Countdown: 40 Fabulous Projects to Make in the Months, Weeks & Hours before Your Special Day by Khris Cochran.
Click here to visit the blog Crafted to get a tutorial to make a fairy with various Styrofoam shapes.
Visit the CraftProjectIdeas.com site to get the tutorial to make these fun foam under the sea magnets.
Giving a gift of money? Make this foam bird with a tutorial from Mel Designs.
Pop over to Creative Dish to get a tutorial for making a Styrofoam Kokeshi Doll.
Art Doll Tutorials
Hop on over to the Craftside blog to see how to melt and sculpt foam to make a basket for an art doll as excerpted from Patti Medaris Culea's book Creative Cloth Doll Collection: A Complete Guide to Creating Figures, Faces, Clothing, Accessories, and Embellishments
Make your own stamps with fun foam with a tutorial from Rachel Hinderliter on her blog Lines Across.
A fun craft for decorating your studio or a great gift for a knitter friend, click here to see a tutorial for making this knitter's ornament from a Styrofoam ball as found on the Styrofoam site and designed by Kathleen George.
Foam is a very diverse material and these tutorials should keep you foaming at the mouth with excitment.