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January 2011

February 1, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
face of the city

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
The thing about anything in life is you have to get ready for it.
Study, learn.

{Jacqueline Bisset}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Dan Bergeron (aka Fauxreel):
Face of the city series.

L to R: 1. The Country Chic Cottage. 2. 5 Orange Potatoes. 3. Bluebird Baby.

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a house called nut
Christine Gross-Loh Guest Curator
As a busy parent of four young children, I've found myself craving the satisfaction of creating things with my hands ...

Christine Gross-Loh
  the frugal kiwi   origami mommy

A House Called Nut:
I love the idea of needle felting the sweetest cards like these.

 

The Frugal Kiwi:
What a great idea t repair holes in sweaters with a little felt loveliness.

 

Origami Mommy
Bouquet of paper hyacinths tutorial.

 

Harpa J Harpa J. Guest Curator
Ever since I can remember, I have been interested in stories. My parents read to me, and I absorbed the wonder of literature; it became a big part of my life. As soon as I learned to read, I loved books even more ...
harpa j   helene magnusson   in my mother's name
Harpa Jonsdottir:
One of my more recent projects on one of my favorite little models.
  Helene Magnusson:
Helene is a master of the Icelandinc style. She combines the traditional with the modern and makes something unique
and beautiful.
  In My Mother's Name:
Randy K is a master of the Norwegian tradition. This post shows her style well.

For the Love of ... Paper  
photo ornament tutorial   magazine garbage can   paper flower tutorial
Scrappergirl:
Photo ornament tutorial.
  Craftster:
Garbage can
made of magazines.
  Papercraft Star:
Paper Flower Tutorial.

For the Love of ... DIY  
recycled t-shirt bag   Vintage Doily Necklace   polaroid magnet frame
Leethal!:
DIY no-sew recycled
t-shirt bag.
  Elizabeth Anne Designs:
DIY Vintage Doily Necklace.
  papernstitch:
DIY Polaroid
magnet frame.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   The Pop-Up Book   Miniature Food Masterclass
New Home Gift Bag Tutorial
by Shona Cole
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  The Pop-Up Book
by Paul Jackson
{Holt}
  Miniature Food Masterclass
by Angie Scarr
{Guild of Master Craftsmen}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Chance to Win
Our favorite giveaways
from the blogworld
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Rena Askey   ilovetocreate.com   V-Day
Rena Askey
Art has been a part of
me my entire life ...
  ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.
  V-Day: A global movement to
end violence against women and girls worldwide.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
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Lesley Riley

Erika Simmons

This Week :: Bless This Space
Thoughts from internationally known artist,
instructor, author and creativity coach:
Lesley Riley

An Interview with :: Erika Simmons
A look into her Ghost in the Machine portrait series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Lisa Engelbrecht   vanilla rum soaked french toast   CRESCENDOh Palette
Shimmer&Sparkle
All-Day Workshop with

Lisa Engelbrecht

Complete events listing here
.
  The Pastry Affair:
Vanilla Rum Soaked French Toast.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

cotton bow back bra

handmade shoes

LoveBabyGrand: Cotton Bow Back Bra.

fairysteps: Bohemian Fairy handmade shoes.

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January 31, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
iPhone skin

Monday, January 31, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
You got to cry without weeping
Talk without speaking
Scream without raising your voice

{U2}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

One Pearl Button:
DIY iPhone, iPod iPad, Macbook skin Tutorial.

L to R: 1. Off Coloratura. 2. Amy Cluck. 3. ISLY.

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fuori borgo
Christine Gross-Loh Guest Curator
As a busy parent of four young children, I've found myself craving the satisfaction of creating things with my hands ...

Christine Gross-Loh
  tissue paper window collage   origami mommy

Fuori Borgo:
I love this blog. Each photo transports me to the Mediterranean. Here's a lovely recipe for herbal sea salt.

 

Filth Wizardry:
This tissue paper and glue window collage stunned me when I saw it.

 

Origami Mommy
Bouquet of paper hyacinths tutorial.

 

Harpa J Harpa J. Guest Curator
Ever since I can remember, I have been interested in stories. My parents read to me, and I absorbed the wonder of literature; it became a big part of my life. As soon as I learned to read, I loved books even more ...
harpa j   underbaraclara   lollykniting
Harpa Jonsdottir:
One of my more recent projects on one of my favorite little models.
  UnderbaraClara:
Clara is a young Swedish girl who writes an uplifting blog and takes beautiful pictures. This entry is very representative of her style.
  lollyknitting around:
Lolly is a great writer & a very good photographer. And her knitting projects are beautiful.

For the Love of ... Artwear  
ruffle necklace tutorial   mardi gras silk scarf necklace   easy earring tutorial
Sewing and Ripping, etc:
Ruffle necklace tutorial.
  Sonya Nimri:
Mari Gras Recycled Silk Scarf Necklace Tutorial.
  ADOR:
Easy Earring Tutorial.

For the Love of ... Felt  
felt cake tutorial   mozart bottle music   Mason Jar Cover
She Wears Flowers:
Felt Cake Tutorial.
  furiye:
Mozart bottle music.
  Wee Folk Art
Mason Jar Cover Tutorial.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   The Pop-Up Book   Miniature Food Masterclass
New Home Gift Bag Tutorial
by Shona Cole
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  The Pop-Up Book
by Paul Jackson
{Holt}
  Miniature Food Masterclass
by Angie Scarr
{Guild of Master Craftsmen}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Chance to Win
Our favorite giveaways
from the blogworld
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Rena Askey   ilovetocreate.com   V-Day
Rena Askey
Art has been a part of
me my entire life ...
  ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.
  V-Day: A global movement to
end violence against women and girls worldwide.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Lesley Riley

Erika Simmons

This Week :: Bless This Space
Thoughts from internationally known artist,
instructor, author and creativity coach:
Lesley Riley
An Interview with :: Erika Simmons
A look into her Ghost in the Machine portrait series.
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Lisa Engelbrecht   hot chocolate on a stick   CRESCENDOh Palette
Shimmer&Sparkle
All-Day Workshop with

Lisa Engelbrecht

Complete events listing here
.
  Whipperberry:
Hot chocolate on a stick.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

tomboy stacking ring

rustic heart necklace

tinahdee: tomboy stacking ring set.

moonovermaize: rustic sterling heart necklace.

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January 30, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
whimsy girl

Sunday, January 30, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
More of me comes out when I improvise.

{Edward Hopper}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
artsyville

Whimsy Girl:
Newspaper crowns tutorial.

L to R: 1. Valerie Pica. 2. Corrieberry Pie. 3. Running With Scissors.

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Kim Klassen
Beth Nicholls Guest Curator
For the past ten years I have been so lucky to have a career which has taken me all over the world - to over 50 countries on every continent - but no matter where I went ...

Beth Nicholls
  christina sbarro   beth nicholls

Kim Klassen Cafe:
Get out of your own way.

 

Christina Sbarro:
And finally,
just because this is beautiful.

 

Do What You Love
Love What You Do.

 

Susan Weckesser Susan Weckesser Guest Curator
So, what is "art" anyway? When taking a course of art history, or looking up "art" in a dictionary, this is the definition that you might find ...
My Sweet Earth   Becky Olsen   rhonda steed
My Sweet Earth:
Colorful Ice.
  Becky Olsen:
Love.
  Rhonda Steed.

For the Love of ... Artwear  
alisa burke   Tubular T-shirt Scarves   upcycled striped skirt
Alisa Burke:
Braided Headbands Tutorial.
  College Fashion:
Tubular T-shirt
Scarves Tutorial.
  Smashing Darling:
Upcycled Striped Skirt.

For the Love of ... Paper  
paper flower tutorial   tissue paper flower tutorial   paper mache bowls
Scissors.
Paper Flower Tutorial
  Prudent Baby:
Tissue Paper Flower Tutorial.
  Painted Fish Studio
Paper Mache
Bowls Tutorial.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Stray Sock Sewing   Baby Stuff
New Home Gift Tag Tutorial
by Shona Cole
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
 

Stray Sock Sewing, Too
by Daniel
{North Light Books}

 

Baby Stuff
by Aranzi Aronzo
{Vertical}

{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Chance to Win
Our favorite giveaways
from the blogworld
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Heather Bostic   ilovetocreate.com   Books for Africa
Heather Bostic
"Art Saves" is an easy statement to say, but a much more ...
 

ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.

 

Books for Africa: Ending the book famine in Africa.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Quinn McDonald

Kristin LaFlamme

This Week :: Getting it Right for Etsy Sales
Thoughts from life and certified creativity coach,
writer, and artist
Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Kristin LaFlamme
A look into her Army Wife art quilt series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Free Motion Revolution   eggs spin-edict   CRESCENDOh Palette
Free Motion
Revolution

Online Class
+ FREE Kit!
Begins 2/15/2011

Complete events listing here
.
  Confections of a
Foodie Bride:

Eggs Spin-edict.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

castle rings

recycled plastic necklace

lynncobb: castle rings

yubs: recycled plastic necklace.

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January 29, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
tea cup lighting

Saturday, January 29, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
The point of jazz is,
you do something and then you go on.

{Van Morrison}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
artsyville

re-nest:
Tea cup lighting by Greg Bonasera.

L to R: 1. swallowfield.
2.
The Potager Page. 3. Anne Sage.

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juliette crane
Beth Nicholls Guest Curator
For the past ten years I have been so lucky to have a career which has taken me all over the world - to over 50 countries on every continent - but no matter where I went ...

Beth Nicholls
  Keri Smith   beth nicholls

Juliette Crane:
When you know it's time to be true to yourself.

 

Keri Smith:
The rules.

 

Do What You Love
Love What You Do.

 

Susan Weckesser Susan Weckesser Guest Curator
So, what is "art" anyway? When taking a course of art history, or looking up "art" in a dictionary, this is the definition that you might find ...
My Sweet Earth   Becky Olsen   rachel carlson
My Sweet Earth:
Colorful Ice.
  Tammy Tutterow.   Rachel Carlson.

For the Love of ... Valentine  
wool felt valentine   heart felt tutorial   crocheted valentines tutorial
Sew, Mama, Sew!:
Wool felt valentine tutorial.
  my creative departure:
Heart Felt Tutorial.
  the purl bee:
Crocheted Valentines Tutorial.

For the Love of ... Mommy&Me  
jam jar treasure hunt   felt abc gnomes   valentines crafts
Insense and Peppermints.
Jam Jar Treasure Hunt.
  Creative Kids:
Felt ABC gnomes.
  My Mommy Makes It
Easy Mom and Child Valentine's Crafts Tutorials

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Stray Sock Sewing   Baby Stuff
New Home Gift Bag Tutorial
by Shona Cole
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
 

Stray Sock Sewing, Too
by Daniel
{North Light Books}

 

Baby Stuff
by Aranzi Aronzo
{Vertical}

{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Chance to Win
Our favorite giveaways
from the blogworld
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Heather Bostic   ilovetocreate.com   Books for Africa
Heather Bostic
"Art Saves" is an easy statement to say, but a much more ...
 

ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.

 

Books for Africa: Ending the book famine in Africa.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Quinn McDonald

Kristin LaFlamme

This Week :: Getting it Right for Etsy Sales
Thoughts from life and certified creativity coach,
writer, and artist
Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Kristin LaFlamme
A look into her Army Wife art quilt series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Free Motion Revolution   raspberry and scallop salad   CRESCENDOh Palette
Free Motion
Revolution

Online Class
+ FREE Kit!
Begins 2/15/2011

Complete events listing here
.
  babble:
Raspberry and
Scallop Salad.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

poppy baby lil hoot

stitch art brooch

ManicMuffinTotes: Poppy Baby Lil Hoot.

heavensearth: stitch art brooch.

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January 28, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
decorated ziplocs

Friday, January 28, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
Look at the stars,
Look how they shine for you,
And everything you do,
Yeah they were all yellow ...


{Coldplay}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
artsyville

babalisme:
Decorated ziplocs.

L to R: 1. Olympia Dumpster Divers.
2. Claire-Anne O'Brien. 3. The NewNew Blog.

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Christine Mason Miller
Beth Nicholls Guest Curator
For the past ten years I have been so lucky to have a career which has taken me all over the world - to over 50 countries on every continent - but no matter where I went ...

Beth Nicholls
  Chris Guillebeau   beth nicholls

Liz Kalloch on Gypsy Girl's Guide:
What the world needs is people who have come alive.

 

Chris Guillebeau:
Unconventional ideas .

 

Do What You Love
Love What You Do.

 

Susan Weckesser Susan Weckesser Guest Curator
So, what is "art" anyway? When taking a course of art history, or looking up "art" in a dictionary, this is the definition that you might find ...
My Sweet Earth   Cath Etc   Rhonda Steed
My Sweet Earth:
Colorful Ice.
  Cath, etc.   Rhonda Steed.

For the Love of ... Crochet  
busy bee pattern   tomato pincushion   daisy chatelaine
Craftyanna:
Busy Bee Pattern.
  Karabouts:
Tomato and Strawberry Pincushion Tutorial.
  Sew Ritzy Titzy:
Daisy Chatelaine.

For the Love of ... Paper  
Paper heart garland   watercolor star mobile tutorial   little paper bag tutorial
How About Orange.
Paper heart garland tutorial.
  gardenmama:
Watercolor Star
Mobile Tutorial.
  thumbly
Little Paper Bag Tutorial.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Shona Cole   Stray Sock Sewing   Baby Stuff
New Home Gift Bag Tutorial
by Shona Cole
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
 

Stray Sock Sewing, Too
by Daniel
{North Light Books}

 

Baby Stuff
by Aranzi Aronzo
{Vertical}

{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Chance to Win
Our favorite giveaways
from the blogworld
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Heather Bostic   ilovetocreate.com   Books for Africa
Heather Bostic
"Art Saves" is an easy statement to say, but a much more ...
 

ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.

 

Books for Africa: Ending the book famine in Africa.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Quinn McDonald

Kristin LaFlamme

This Week :: Getting it Right for Etsy Sales
Thoughts from life and certified creativity coach,
writer, and artist
Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Kristin LaFlamme
A look into her Army Wife art quilt series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Free Motion Revolution   roasted quince   CRESCENDOh Palette
Free Motion
Revolution

Online Class
+ FREE Kit!
Begins 2/15/2011

Complete events listing here
.
  Voodoo & Sauce:
Roasted Quince.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

bad news bear brooch

handmade bird

oliviaew: bad news bear brooch.

fernanimals: handmade bird.

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January 27, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
handkerchief rosette tutorial

Thursday, January 27, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
Water, is taught by thirst.
Land — by the Oceans passed.
Transport — by throe
Peace — by its battles told
Love, by Memorial Mold
Birds, by the Snow.

{Emily Dickinson}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
staccato

Ruffles and Stuff:
Handkerchief Rosette Tutorial.

L to R: 1. make and takes. 2. Sublime Stitching. 3. Elsie Marley.

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Chrissy Gardner
Beth Nicholls Guest Curator
For the past ten years I have been so lucky to have a career which has taken me all over the world - to over 50 countries on every continent - but no matter where I went ...

Beth Nicholls
  Louise Gale   beth nicholls

Chrissy Gardner:
How have you inspired
others lately?

 

Louise Gale:
What seeds of serendipity
are you planting?

 

Do What You Love
Love What You Do.

 

Susan Weckesser Susan Weckesser Guest Curator
So, what is "art" anyway? When taking a course of art history, or looking up "art" in a dictionary, this is the definition that you might find ...
My Sweet Earth   Trisha Ladouceur   Leica Forrest
My Sweet Earth:
Colorful Ice.
  Trisha Ladouceur.   Leica Forrest.

For the Love of ... Artwear  
panelist skirt tutorial   lace for days tutorial   pinwheel skirt
This Mabey Heaven:
The Panelist Skirt Tutorial.
  elle apparel:
Lace for days tutorial.
  Ucreate:
Pinwheel skirt tutorial.

For the Love of ... GreenChic  
Fun Theory   earthy girl originals   eco chic bobby pins
Pink and Green Mama:
Recycled Card Basket.
  Earthy Girl Originals:
Recycled Plastic
Bottle Cap Necklaces.
  Cosa Verde:
Eco Chic Bobby Pins.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Stray Sock Sewing   Baby Stuff
Colorful Doorhangers
by Cynthia Shaffer
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
 

Stray Sock Sewing, Too
by Daniel
{North Light Books}

 

Baby Stuff
by Aranzi Aronzo
{Vertical}

{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Chance to Win
Our favorite giveaways
from the blogworld
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Heather Bostic   ilovetocreate.com   Books for Africa
Heather Bostic
"Art Saves" is an easy statement to say, but a much more ...
 

ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.

 

Books for Africa: Ending the book famine in Africa.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Quinn McDonald

Kristin LaFlamme

This Week :: Getting it Right for Etsy Sales
Thoughts from life and certified creativity coach,
writer, and artist
Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Kristin LaFlamme
A look into her Army Wife art quilt series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Free Motion Revolution   cannelle et vanille   CRESCENDOh Palette
Free Motion
Revolution

Online Class
+ FREE Kit!
Begins 2/15/2011

Complete events listing here
.
  cannelle et vanille:
Salmon, Fennel and Parsnip Stew for Two.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

cuckoo in wire

felt cup of coffee pincushion

debeauxsouvenirs: cuckoo in wire.

dottyral: felt cup of coffee pincushion.

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January 26, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
smitten mitten

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
My long two-pointed ladder's sticking through a tree
Toward heaven still,
And there's a barrel that I didn't fill
Beside it, and there may be two or three
Apples I didn't pick upon some bough.

{Robert Frost :: Excerpt from "After Apple-Picking"}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh

Coco Knits:
Smitten Mitten with FREE downloadable pattern.

L to R: 1. craftstylish
2.
instructables

3.
therikrakstudio.

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danielle fraser
Beth Nicholls Guest Curator
For the past ten years I have been so lucky to have a career which has taken me all over the world - to over 50 countries on every continent - but no matter where I went ...

Beth Nicholls
  kind over matter   beth nicholls

Danielle Fraser:
What delicious dreams are you baking for others to savor?

 

Kind Over Matter:
What is the single most revolutionary thing you can do?

 

Do What You Love
Love What You Do.

 

Susan Weckesser Susan Weckesser Guest Curator
So, what is "art" anyway? When taking a course of art history, or looking up "art" in a dictionary, this is the definition that you might find ...
My Sweet Earth   dale anne potter   amy coon photography
My Sweet Earth:
Colorful Ice.
  Dale Anne Potter:
Painted fusibles.
  Amy Coon Photography:
Lauren at 1.

For the Love of ... Art Quilting  
cotton cocktails   free pieced houses   free pieced words
Cotton Cocktails:
Mini quilt tutorial.
  Tallgrass Prairie Studio:
Free pieced houses.
  quilt dad:
Happy free-pieced words.

For the Love of ... Zakka  
ferris wheel pillow   mozart bottle music   pencil pouch
Twin Fibers:
Ferris Wheel Pillow.
  Zakka Life:
Easy decorative pillows.
  noodlehead
Pencil pouch.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Stray Sock Sewing   Baby Stuff
Colorful Doorhangers
by Cynthia Shaffer
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
 

Stray Sock Sewing, Too
by Daniel
{North Light Books}

 

Baby Stuff
by Aranzi Aronzo
{Vertical}

{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Chance to Win
Our favorite giveaways
from the blogworld
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Heather Bostic   ilovetocreate.com   Books for Africa
Heather Bostic
"Art Saves" is an easy statement to say, but a much more ...
 

ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.

 

Books for Africa: Ending the book famine in Africa.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Quinn McDonald

Kristin LaFlamme

This Week :: Getting it Right for Etsy Sales
Thoughts from life and certified creativity coach,
writer, and artist
Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Kristin LaFlamme
A look into her Army Wife art quilt series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Free Motion Revolution   iced vovo cake   CRESCENDOh Palette
Free Motion
Revolution

Online Class
+ FREE Kit!
Begins 2/14/2011

Complete events listing here
.
  Raspberri Cupcakes:
Iced VoVo Cake.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

milk and honey muse dress

designbynihan

LeMuse: Milk and honey muse dress.

designbynihan: cable sweater

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January 25, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
embroidered love notes tutorial

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
Either write something worth reading
or do something worth writing.

{Benjamin Franklin}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
artsyville

Smashed Peas and Carrots:
Embroidered love notes tutorial.

L to R: 1. Prudent Baby. 2. Every Kelly. 3. retropolitanhip.

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Lisa Field Elliot
Beth Nicholls Guest Curator
For the past ten years I have been so lucky to have a career which has taken me all over the world - to over 50 countries on every continent - but no matter where I went ...

Beth Nicholls
  Jen Lemen   beth nicholls

Lisa Field-Elliott:
The girl effect: because freedom and education is
what we really need.

 

Jen Lemen:
Hopeful world.

 

Do What You Love
Love What You Do.

 

Susan Weckesser Susan Weckesser Guest Curator
So, what is "art" anyway? When taking a course of art history, or looking up "art" in a dictionary, this is the definition that you might find ...
My Sweet Earth   lesley ashe   flower tutorial
My Sweet Earth:
Colorful Ice.
  Lesley Ashe.   Scrapbook Trends:
Flower tutorial.

For the Love of ... Edible Crafts  
adventures in bento making   ninja cupcake toppers   bananas in love
Adventures in
Bento Making:

  Zakka Life:
Ninja Cupcake Toppers.
  Edith Zimmerman:
Bananas in Love.

For the Love of ... Paper  
Elise Joy   valentine's day wreath tutorial   recycled mailer tutorial
Elise Blaha.
Washi Tape Gift Tags.
  The Thriftress:
Valentine's Day
Wreath Tutorial.
  Snickerdoodle
Recycled mailer tutorial.

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by Daniel
{North Light Books}

 

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Heather Bostic
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ilovetocreate
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Books for Africa: Ending the book famine in Africa.
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Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Kristin LaFlamme
A look into her Army Wife art quilt series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Free Motion Revolution   Strawberry Pretzel Squares   CRESCENDOh Palette
Free Motion
Revolution

Online Class
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Begins 2/15/2011

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  Brown Eyed Baker:
Strawberry Pretzel Squares.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

crochet shoes

ring stack

solellduautomne: brown and green crochet shoes.

foundling: maize ring stack in maps and text.

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January 24, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
lace votives tutorial

Monday, January 24, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
I wish to live because life has within it that which is good,
that which is beautiful, and that which is love.

{Lorraine Hansberry}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
artsyville

A Pumpkin and a Princess:
Lace votives tutorial.

L to R: 1. Delia Creates. 2. Bullseyebeads. 3. Becky Shander.

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Christine Mason Miller
Beth Nicholls Guest Curator
For the past ten years I have been so lucky to have a career which has taken me all over the world - to over 50 countries on every continent - but no matter where I went ...

Beth Nicholls
  whitehot truth   beth nicholls

Christine Mason Miller:
What the world needs is people who have come alive.

 

Whitehot Truth by Danielle LaPorte:
Manifesto of encouragement.

 

Do What You Love
Love What You Do.

 

Susan Weckesser Susan Weckesser Guest Curator
So, what is "art" anyway? When taking a course of art history, or looking up "art" in a dictionary, this is the definition that you might find ...
My Sweet Earth   Becky Olsen   Christy Riopel
My Sweet Earth:
Colorful Ice.
  Becky Olsen:
Love.
  Christy Riopel:
Something new, something old.

For the Love of ... Artwear  
shoot for the scarves tutorial   embellished socks tutorial   stitch by stitch
Ruffles and Stuff:
Shoot for the Scarves tutorial.
  Alisa Burke:
Embellished Socks Tutorial.
  Stitch by Stitch:
by Deborah Moebes.
Read review here.

For the Love of ... Music  
Fun Theory   mozart bottle music   freight train
Fun Theory.   furiye:
Mozart bottle music.
  Monica & Jenny
Freight Train

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by Daniel
{North Light Books}

 

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Heather Bostic
"Art Saves" is an easy statement to say, but a much more ...
 

ilovetocreate
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Books for Africa: Ending the book famine in Africa.
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This Week :: Getting it Right for Etsy Sales
Thoughts from life and certified creativity coach,
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Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Kristin LaFlamme
A look into her Army Wife art quilt series.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Free Motion Revolution   neapolitan birthday cake   CRESCENDOh Palette
Free Motion
Revolution

Online Class
+ FREE Kit!
Begins 2/15/2011

Complete events listing here
.
  Sweetapolita:
Neapolitan 5-layer birthday cake with strawberry frosting.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

porcelain pierced tea light holder

lace imprint brooch

wendyjung: porcelain pierced tea light holder.

redstitchlab: lace imprint brooch.

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January 23, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
Lisa Engelbrecht

Sunday, January 23, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
The road to success is always under construction.

{Lily Tomlin}
 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
artsyville

Shimmer & Sparkle:
with Lisa Engelbrecht.

L to R: 1. Emmaline Bride's DIY Airmail Save the Date.
2. Harujion Design's Good Use of Gingham Check.

3. All the Luck in the World.

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Judy Wise
Jeannine Peregrine Guest Curator
It's a box of crayons, a stack of construction paper, and a bottle of Elmer's white glue ...

Jeannine Peregrine
  contemporary embroidery   four rooms

Judy Wise:
Yummy wax.

 

Contemporary Embroidery:
Exquisite embroidered, doodled, collaged books of wonder.

 

four rooms:
What do you see here?

 

Beth Quinn Beth Quinn Guest Curator
Once upon a time there was a girl who was not happy with her life. She worked her normal job as a medical social worker but each day would come home feeling unfulfilled and dissatisfied. She felt stuck - she loved being a mom and she loved her husband, but felt she was not growing ...
beth quinn   teresa mcfayden   creature comforts
Beth Quinn Designs:
Where she creates jewelry.
  Teresa McFayden:
Sweet and inspiring.
  Creature Comforts:
Lovely inspiring
things here.

For the Love of ... Creative Stitching  
fabric envelope tutorial   fabric envelopes   fabric envelope
Bolt Neighborhood:
Fabric envelope tutorial.
  The Giving Flower:
Fabric Envelopes
FREE PDF Patternl.
  In Color Order
Fabric Envelope tutorial.

For the Love of ... GreenChic  
upcycled lavender sachets   upcycled organizers   DIY sweater pillows
The Sitting Tree:
Upcycled T-Shirt
Lavender Sachets Tutorial.
  Yesterday on Tuesday:
Upcycled organizers.
  Brassy Apple:
DIY Sweater pillows.

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Crescendoh   Little Book of Letterpress   Molto Gusto
Colorful doorhangers
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Little Book of Letterpress
by Charlotte Rivers
{Chronicle Books}

 

Molto Gusto
by Mario Batali
{Harper Collins}

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MissTCalia   ilovetocreate.com   Your Creative Journey Silent Auction for Queensland Flood Victims
MissTCalia
I'm not exactly sure where to begin I just know ...
 

ilovetocreate
is giving away something cool every day.

 

Your Creative Journey: Silent Auction Benefiting Queensland Flood Victims.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
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The Good Coach
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Quinn McDonald

Peter Clark

This Week :: The Success of Failure
Thoughts from life and certified creativity coach,
writer, and artist
Quinn McDonald.

An Interview with :: Heather Smith Jones
Artist and author of Water Paper Paint.

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
The Makerie   kale chips   CRESCENDOh Palette
The Makerie
April 7-11, 2011

Boulder, Colorado

Complete events listing here
.
  dolcetto confections:
Kale chips.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

blump rings

tiny treasure purse

SaaraReidsema: Blump rings.

Maimy: Tiny treasure purse.

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