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May 1, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
knitted chain link garland

Sunday, May 1, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"A house divided against itself cannot stand."


{Abraham Lincoln}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Creative Jewish Mom
Knitted Chain Link Garland.

L to R: 1. sometimesiswirl. 2. Minimega. 3. Squirrel Bakes.

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artsyville
Kerri Stabile Alumni Guest Curator
It's so good to be back as an alumni curator at crescendoh.com. To quote a song by my favorite singer/songwriter ...

Kerri Stabile
  Lisa Lectura   Kerri Stabile

Artsyville
I love to visit Aimee at Artsyville.

 

Lisa Lectura Creations
I love the many faces of Lisa Lectura.

 

Adventures in art & life
Journal sketch & digital alteration.

 

Special Feature :: Twelve by Twelve
Twelve by Twelve
We are proud to host a 4-week special feature spotlighting the authors of Twelve by Twelve. We'll view artwork and essays as presented by these talented art quilters as they rotate in three at a time.
:: This Week, We Welcome ::
Karen Rips   Kristin LaFlamme   Helen Conway
Karen Rips
I don't believe that it is possible to make "excellent" art in ...
  Kristin LaFlamme
The Twelve by Twelve experience has taken me places I never ...
  Helen Conway
When Diane Perin Hock
invited me to join ...

For the Love of ... Art Quilting  
machine binding tutorial   art quilting   dresden pincushion
a quilt is nice
Machine binding tutorial.
  Tula Pink
Four Letter Words.
  Crazy Mom Quilts
Dresden pincushion.

For the Love of ... Artwear  
Knitted egg tutorial   serendipity mittens   lace flower hair pin tutorial
All Things Heart and Home
Ruffled Tee Tutorial.
  Pixie Purls
Serendipity Mittens.
  Sweet Floweret
Lace flower hair pin tutorial.

Studio CRESCENDOh
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Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Found Letters   Found Faces
Tidy-Up Clips
by Rachel Emilie Jackson
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Focus: Letters
{Lark Crafts}
  Focus: Found Faces
{Lark Crafts}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Katie Clemens   wedding day picture frame   The Conservation Fund
Katie Clemons
My art is story. I started journaling in second grade ...
  PrinceWhitaker
Wedding Day Picture Frame.
  The Conservation Fund
America's Partner in Conservation.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Peter Clark

This Week :: Create Health
Self Care

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Paperwork
Peter Clark

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop with Pam Garrison   lostpastremembered   CRESCENDOh Palette
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop
with Pam Garrison

July 9th and 10th
Enroll NOW

  LostPastRemembered
White asparagus in pastry with Tokaji Glazed Custard
and Foie Gras.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

tablecloth moth

knitted owl

MisterFinch
Moth made of vintage tablecloth.

JustABitKnitty
Knitted owl.

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April 30, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
Twirly Skirt Tutorial

Saturday, April 30, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"I have found that among its other benefits,
giving liberates the soul of the giver."


{Maya Angelou}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

house on hill road
Twirly Skirt Tutorial.

L to R: 1. 101 Cookbooks. 2. sunshine and carousels. 3. Needle 'n Thread.

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bloesem kids
Kerri Stabile Alumni Guest Curator
It's so good to be back as an alumni curator at crescendoh.com. To quote a song by my favorite singer/songwriter ...

Kerri Stabile
  Funky Junk Interiors   Kerri Stabile

bloesem kids
A children's watercolor tutorial with a funky, grown up look.

 

Funky Junk Interiors
Donna, at Funky Junk Interiors, has great ideas for repurposing junk. I love this one, on "how to vignette."

 

Adventures in art & life
Journal sketch & digital alteration.

 

Special Feature :: Twelve by Twelve
Twelve by Twelve
We are proud to host a 4-week special feature spotlighting the authors of Twelve by Twelve. We'll view artwork and essays as presented by these talented art quilters as they rotate in three at a time.
:: This Week, We Welcome ::
Karen Rips   Kristin LaFlamme   Helen Conway
Karen Rips
I don't believe that it is possible to make "excellent" art in ...
  Kristin LaFlamme
The Twelve by Twelve experience has taken me places I never ...
  Helen Conway
When Diane Perin Hock
invited me to join ...

For the Love of ... Mommy&Me  
Barnyard Buddies Pattern PDF   DIY Wall Hooks   fabric flower brooch
sweetmellyjane
Barnyard Buddies
Pattern PDF.
  giddy giddy
DIY Wall Hooks.
  Smile and Wave
Dress Up Felt Board Tutorial and Template.

For the Love of ... DIY  
DIY Valentine Post-it Love Notes   crocodile stitch   Pear-Shape Book Tutorial
Eat Drink Chic
DIY Valentine Post-it
Love Notes.
  Tea Rose Home
Sweetheart Hair Clip
with Wool.
  dangerously
domestic jen

Pear-Shape Book Tutorial.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Found Letters   Found Faces
Tidy-Up Clips
by Rachel Emilie Jackson
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Focus: Letters
{Lark Crafts}
  Focus: Found Faces
{Lark Crafts}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Katie Clemens   DIY Wedding Aisle Vases   The Conservation Fund
Katie Clemons
My art is story. I started journaling in second grade ...
  Once Wed
DIY Wedding Aisle Vases.
  The Conservation Fund
America's Partner in Conservation.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Peter Clark

This Week :: Create Health
Self Care

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Paperwork
Peter Clark

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop with Pam Garrison   Easy Black Beans and Rice   CRESCENDOh Palette
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop
with Pam Garrison

July 9th and 10th
Enroll NOW

  Simply Recipes
Easy Black Beans and Rice.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

Sweet Floral Doily Pouch

Underwood Vintage Typewriter Silkscreened Necktie

bellybaloo
Sweet Floral Doily Pouch.

toybreaker
Underwood Vintage Typewriter Silkscreened Necktie.

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April 29, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
PDF Downloadable Bag Pattern by Nette

Friday, April 29, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it,
and I shall move the world."


{Archimedes}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Vivat Veritas
PDF Downloadable Bag Pattern
by Nette.

L to R: 1. The Stories of A to Z. 2. Deirdra Doan. 3. Tatertots & Jello.

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print & pattern
Kerri Stabile Alumni Guest Curator
It's so good to be back as an alumni curator at crescendoh.com. To quote a song by my favorite singer/songwriter ...

Kerri Stabile
  Le Papier Studio   Kerri Stabile

print & pattern
This site makes my eyes smile and do a little dance.

 

Le Papier Studio
I am drawn to Vana's clean, graphic perfect silhouettes.

 

Adventures in art & life
Journal sketch & digital alteration.

 

Special Feature :: Twelve by Twelve
Twelve by Twelve
We are proud to host a 4-week special feature spotlighting the authors of Twelve by Twelve. We'll view artwork and essays as presented by these talented art quilters as they rotate in three at a time.
:: This Week, We Welcome ::
Karen Rips   Kristin LaFlamme   Helen Conway
Karen Rips
I don't believe that it is possible to make "excellent" art in ...
  Kristin LaFlamme
The Twelve by Twelve experience has taken me places I never ...
  Helen Conway
When Diane Perin Hock
invited me to join ...

For the Love of ... Pillows  
Love Note Pillow Tutorial   Felt Circle Pillow   Snow Mum Pillow
Alisa Burke
Love Note Pillow Tutorial.
  Presser Foot
Felt Circle Pillow.
  Amy Butler
Snow Mum Pillow.

For the Love of ... Creative Stitching  
How to make a string quilt pouch   Quilted Pot Holder   Placemat Aprons
mairuru
How to make a
string quilt pouch.
  Parental Guidance Suggested
Quilted Pot Holder.
  MADE
Placemat Aprons.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Found Letters   Found Faces
Tidy-Up Clips
by Rachel Emilie Jackson
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Focus: Letters
{Lark Crafts}
  Focus: Found Faces
{Lark Crafts}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Katie Clemens   Mossy Initials   The Conservation Fund
Katie Clemons
My art is story. I started journaling in second grade ...
  Weddingbee
Mossy Initials.
  The Conservation Fund
America's Partner in Conservation.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Peter Clark

This Week :: Create Health
Self Care

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Paperwork
Peter Clark

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop with Pam Garrison   Red Lentil, Chickpea, and Tomato Soup with Smoked Paprika   CRESCENDOh Palette
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop
with Pam Garrison

July 9th and 10th
Enroll NOW

  Kalyn's Kitchen
Red Lentil, Chickpea, and Tomato Soup with Smoked Paprika.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

Vintage Camera Mobile

It's raining... Print

SaltyandSweet
Vintage Camera Mobile.

LouisestArt
It's Raining... Print.

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April 28, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
Petal Pillow Tutorial

Thursday, April 28, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"A day without laughter is a day wasted."


{Charlie Chaplin}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Cluck. Cluck. Sew.
Petal Pillow Tutorial.

L to R: 1. lia's crafty journey. 2. CraftStylish. 3. Pink Penguin.

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Cicada Daydream
Kerri Stabile Alumni Guest Curator
It's so good to be back as an alumni curator at crescendoh.com. To quote a song by my favorite singer/songwriter ...

Kerri Stabile
  Lisa Lectura   Kerri Stabile

Cicada Daydream
Michelle's lampshade tutorial is one of many on her blog.

 

A Little Imagination and
A Pile of Junk

Debra Cooper's blog sidebar offers some great tutorials. Check out the self-portrait stencil.

 

Adventures in art & life
Journal sketch & digital alteration.

 

Special Feature :: Twelve by Twelve
Twelve by Twelve
We are proud to host a 4-week special feature spotlighting the authors of Twelve by Twelve. We'll view artwork and essays as presented by these talented art quilters as they rotate in three at a time.
:: This Week, We Welcome ::
Karen Rips   Kristin LaFlamme   Helen Conway
Karen Rips
I don't believe that it is possible to make "excellent" art in ...
  Kristin LaFlamme
The Twelve by Twelve experience has taken me places I never ...
  Helen Conway
When Diane Perin Hock
invited me to join ...

For the Love of ... Home  
DIY Antique Chair Reupholster Tutorial   Spring time Wall Art   Mod Podge Tile Coasters
Poetic Home
DIY Antique Chair Reupholster Tutorial.
  Blue Cricket Design
Spring time Wall Art!
  Hostess with the Mostess
Mod Podge Tile Coasters.

For the Love of ... Crochet  
Granny's Spring Fling   Crochet tutorial: jam jar cozy   Crochet Heart Garland
The Purl Bee
Granny's Spring Fling.
  Carina's Craftblog
Crochet tutorial:
jam jar cozy.
  Skip to my Lou
Crochet Heart Garland.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Found Letters   Found Faces
Making Faces Puzzle in a Pouch
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Focus: Letters
{Lark Crafts}
  Focus: Found Faces
{Lark Crafts}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Katie Clemens   Monster Wedding Cake   The Conservation Fund
Katie Clemons
My art is story. I started journaling in second grade ...
  bittersweet
Monster Wedding Cake.
  The Conservation Fund
America's Partner in Conservation.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Peter Clark

This Week :: Create Health
Self Care

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Paperwork
Peter Clark

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop with Pam Garrison   Lemon Curd and Lemon-Ginger Scones   CRESCENDOh Palette
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop
with Pam Garrison

July 9th and 10th
Enroll NOW

  Vanilla Garlic
Lemon Curd and
Lemon-Ginger Scones.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

Hand Embroidered Necklace

Shabby Chic Linen Cushion

skrynka
Hand Embroidered Necklace.

Angelshair
Shabby Chic Linen Cushion.

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April 27, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
Lynn Whipple

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"Move your hands."


{Lynn Whipple}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Lynn Whipple
Make art.

L to R: 1. Frenchfelt. 2. Smitten Kitchen. 3. Homemade Serenity.

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The Vintage Sister Studio
Kerri Stabile Alumni Guest Curator
It's so good to be back as an alumni curator at crescendoh.com. To quote a song by my favorite singer/songwriter ...

Kerri Stabile
  Beldan Radcliffe   Kerri Stabile

The Vintage Sister Studio
Tracy's combinations of paint and paper and vintage finds
makes me smile.

 

Beldan K. Radcliffe
I first saw Belden's work at a flea market on Martha's Vineyard.
Magical printmaking.

 

Adventures in art & life
Journal sketch & digital alteration.

 

Special Feature :: Twelve by Twelve
Twelve by Twelve
We are proud to host a 4-week special feature spotlighting the authors of Twelve by Twelve. We'll view artwork and essays as presented by these talented art quilters as they rotate in three at a time.
:: This Week, We Welcome ::
Karen Rips   Kristin LaFlamme   Helen Conway
Karen Rips
I don't believe that it is possible to make "excellent" art in ...
  Kristin LaFlamme
The Twelve by Twelve experience has taken me places I never ...
  Helen Conway
When Diane Perin Hock
invited me to join ...

For the Love of ... Zakka  
zakka life   crocheted sheep pattern   cell phone case
Zakka Life
Potholder Eyeglass Case.
  Zakka Inspired
Crocheted sheep pattern.
  HouseofJam
Cute cats cell phone case.

For the Love of ... Felt  
felt flower headbands   felt bunny tutorial   felt keychain
Every Nothing Wonderful
Felt Flower Headbands.
  Purple Petunia
Felt bunny tutorial.
  Love Every Day
Felt Keychain.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Found Letters   Found Faces
Making Faces Puzzle in a Pouch
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Focus: Letters
{Lark Crafts}
  Focus: Found Faces
{Lark Crafts}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Katie Clemens   custom straw tags   The Conservation Fund
Katie Clemons
My art is story. I started journaling in second grade ...
  Postcards and Pretties
Custom straw tags.
  The Conservation Fund
America's Partner in Conservation.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Peter Clark

This Week :: Create Health
Self Care

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Paperwork
Peter Clark

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop with Pam Garrison   grilled fish   CRESCENDOh Palette
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop
with Pam Garrison

July 9th and 10th
Enroll NOW

  6Bittersweets
Grilled fish in banana leaf.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

fish brooch

fishbone earrings

tressByGomez
Fish brooch.

Chickslab
Fishbone earrings.

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April 26, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
cloud tote tutorial

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"Be a yardstick of quality.
Some people aren't used to an environment
where excellence is expected."


{Steve Jobs}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Craft Snob
Cloudy Day
Applique Tote Tutorial.

L to R: 1. Alisa Burke. 2. 6 Bittersweets. 3. quenchmetalworks.

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Jennifer Swift
Kerri Stabile Alumni Guest Curator
It's so good to be back as an alumni curator at crescendoh.com. To quote a song by my favorite singer/songwriter ...

Kerri Stabile
  Julie King   Kerri Stabile

Jennifer Swift
Her graphic paintings
make me so happy.

 

Julie King
Julie's art, photography and poetry are all so inspiring. She's a renaissance woman in my mind.

 

Adventures in art & life
Journal sketch & digital alteration.

 

Special Feature :: Twelve by Twelve
Twelve by Twelve
We are proud to host a 4-week special feature spotlighting the authors of Twelve by Twelve. We'll view artwork and essays as presented by these talented art quilters as they rotate in three at a time.
:: This Week, We Welcome ::
Karen Rips   Kristin LaFlamme   Helen Conway
Karen Rips
I don't believe that it is possible to make "excellent" art in ...
  Kristin LaFlamme
The Twelve by Twelve experience has taken me places I never ...
  Helen Conway
When Diane Perin Hock
invited me to join ...

For the Love of ... Artwear  
Cable Knit Headband Tutorial   headband cover tutorial   Coco Knits
Transient Expression
Cable Knit
Headband Tutorial.
  Mauby's
Headband cover tutorial.
  Coco Knits
A Little Bit Dotty.

For the Love of ... Home  
altered frame   beeswax egg candle tutorial   cake stand tutorial
Cleverly Inspired
Altered Frame Tutorial.
  Morning Sun Rae
Beeswax egg candle tutorial.
  You Are My Fave
Cake stand tutorial.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Found Letters   Found Faces
Making Faces Puzzle in a Pouch
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Focus: Letters
{Lark Crafts}
  Focus: Found Faces
{Lark Crafts}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Katie Clemons   white gauze shrug   The Conservation Fund
Katie Clemons
My art is story. I started journaling in second grade ...
  larimeloom
White gauze shrug.
  The Conservation Fund
America's Partner in Conservation.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Peter Clark

This Week :: Create Health
Self Care

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Paperwork
Peter Clark

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop with Pam Garrison   chocolate banana pudding   CRESCENDOh Palette
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop
with Pam Garrison

July 9th and 10th
Enroll NOW

 

Today's Nest
Chocolate banana pudding.

  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

princess and dwarf dolls

embroidered buttons

timor
Princess and dwarf canvas dolls.

deepindigo
Embroidered buttons.

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April 25, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
chalkboard talk bubbles

Monday, April 25, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"No man ever steps in the same river twice,
for it's not the same river and he's not the same man."


{Heraclitus}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

oh happy day
DIY Chalkboard talk bubbles.

L to R: 1. Lora Jean's Magazine. 2. Such Pretty Things. 3. Christelle is Flabbergasting.

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artsyville
Kerri Stabile Alumni Guest Curator
It's so good to be back as an alumni curator at crescendoh.com. To quote a song by my favorite singer/songwriter ...

Kerri Stabile
  Lisa Lectura   Kerri Stabile

Artsyville
I love to visit Aimee at Artsyville.

 

Lisa Lectura Creations
I love the many faces of Lisa Lectura.

 

Adventures in art & life
Journal sketch & digital alteration.

 

Special Feature :: Twelve by Twelve
Twelve by Twelve
We are proud to host a 4-week special feature spotlighting the authors of Twelve by Twelve. We'll view artwork and essays as presented by these talented art quilters as they rotate in three at a time.
:: This Week, We Welcome ::
Karen Rips   Kristin LaFlamme   Helen Conway
Karen Rips
I don't believe that it is possible to make "excellent" art in ...
  Kristin LaFlamme
The Twelve by Twelve experience has taken me places I never ...
  Helen Conway
When Diane Perin Hock
invited me to join ...

For the Love of ... Creative Stitching  
fabric pom poms   fabric bunny tutorial   fabric flower brooch
Sweet as a Candy
DIY Fabric Pom Poms.
  Sew and Sow
Fabric Bunny Tutorial.
  Gone to Earth
Fabric Flower
Brooch Tutorial.

For the Love of ... Knitting  
Knitted egg tutorial   crocodile stitch   knitted bag pattern
Mrs. Claus Sews
Knitted Egg Tutorial.
  Yarn Muse
Crocodile Stitch.
  Laughing Purple Goldfish Designs
Knitted bag pattern.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Found Letters   Found Faces
Making Faces Puzzle in a Pouch
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Focus: Letters
{Lark Crafts}
  Focus: Found Faces
{Lark Crafts}
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Katie Clemons   Paper lace favors   The Conservation Fund
Katie Clemons
My art is story. I started journaling in second grade ...
  Such Pretty Things
Paper Lace Favors.
  The Conservation Fund
America's Partner in Conservation.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Peter Clark

This Week :: Create Health
Self Care

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Paperwork
Peter Clark

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop with Pam Garrison   strawberry milk   CRESCENDOh Palette
All-Day Art Journaling Workshop
with Pam Garrison

July 9th and 10th
Enroll NOW

  The Pastry Affair
Strawberry milk.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

yellow velvet bunny

woodlander bodice

materialised
Yellow velvet bunny.

InnerWild
Woodlander bodice.

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April 24, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
mochimochi land

Sunday, April 24, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
"May she play the Drums to the
fiery rhythm of her Own Heart
with the sinewy strength of her Own Arms,
so she need Not Lie With Drummers."

{Tina Fey}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Mochimochi Land
Tiny knitted baby bunnies.

L to R: 1. syko. 2. Hostess with the Mostess. 3. Jenn Cuisine.

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michele renee ledoux
Crystal Neubauer Alumni Guest Curator
Rick Warren writes, when you share your strengths you create competition. When you share your weaknesses you create ...

Crystal Neubauer
  David A. Clark   other peoples flowers

Michele Renee Ledoux
She successfully combines my favorite techniques.

 

David A. Clark
Encaustic? Monoprint? Collage? Can there be a better combination?

 

Other People's Flowers
Learning to trust.

 

Madelyn Mulvaney Madelyn Mulvaney Alumni Guest Curator
I strive to live an extraordinary and creative life. Unfortunately, to do this, every now and then I have to wander down mysterious and curious paths, losing my way as I toss aside familiar maps seeking new directions. The creative life is not always easy ...
saxaphone as place   reel time   cake
Persisting Stars
Saxaphone as place.
  Hippy Urban Girl
Reel Time.
  London vs. Paris
Cake.

For the Love of ... Creative Stitching  
pincushion mobile   pincushion tutorial   scaly skirt tutorial
Karen Barbe
Pincushion mobile.
  Happy Together
Pincushion tutorial.
  Goody-Goody
Bitty Bug Pincushion.

For the Love of ... Giving  
wrapping paper tutorial   silk-dyed Easter eggs   cloth wrap tutorial
My Stamp Box
Wrapping Paper Tutorial.
  Ruffled Up
Twine and Tape.
  Giverslog
Cloth wrap tutorial.

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Cath   birch bark wedding favor   Actors and Others for Animals
Cath
When I decided to follow love to the USA I didn't think about ...
  AprilHilerDesigns
Birch bark wedding favor.
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for Animals

Dedicated to the Humane Treatment of Animals.
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The Good Coach
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Shamanie Haneca

Jason Thompson

This Week :: Create Health
Creativity

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Playing with Books
Jason Thompson

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Knit Crochet Love   carrot cake in a jar   CRESCENDOh Palette
Learn to Knit, Crochet
& Free Motion Stitch!
NEW! Online Workshop

Begins May 23rd
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  babble
Carrot cake in a jar.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

weeds

crocheted sneakers

slightlyuseful
Weeds.

Kadinela
Crocheted sneakers.

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April 23, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
chalkboard painted eggs

Saturday, April 23, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
Nothing is impossible,
the word itself says 'I'm possible'!


{Audrey Hepburn}

 
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CRESCENDOh Staccato

CRESCENDOh
Stash Happy Patchwork
by Cynthia Shaffer.

L to R: 1. Llevo el invierno. 2. Oh!! I Like That.... 3. lovechildboudoir.

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Michael Mew
Crystal Neubauer Alumni Guest Curator
Rick Warren writes, when you share your strengths you create competition. When you share your weaknesses you create ...

Crystal Neubauer
  Be... Dream... Play...   other peoples flowers

Michael Mew
Michael Mew combines acrylic and collage with an ethereal beauty.

 

Be... Dream... Play...
A visual feast on
Elizabeth Bunsen's blog.

 

Other People's Flowers
Learning to trust.

 

Madelyn Mulvaney Madelyn Mulvaney Alumni Guest Curator
I strive to live an extraordinary and creative life. Unfortunately, to do this, every now and then I have to wander down mysterious and curious paths, losing my way as I toss aside familiar maps seeking new directions. The creative life is not always easy ...
saxaphone as place   reel time   London vs. Paris
Persisting Stars
Saxaphone as place.
  Hippy Urban Girl
Reel Time.
  London vs. Paris
Clock face.

For the Love of ... Parties  
Book Worm Party Invitation   DIY Ruffle Garland   Party Lemonade
Oh Happy Day!
Book Worm Party Invitation.
  The Sweetest Occasion
DIY Ruffle Garland.
  One Charming Party
Party Lemonade.

For the Love of ... Art Jewelry  
D.I.Y. Doily Necklace   Fall & Winter Earrings   A Nifty Leather Flower Necklace
Bleubird Vintage
D.I.Y. Doily Necklace.
  Tea Rose Home
Fall & Winter Earrings.
  Spunky Junky
A Nifty Leather
Flower Necklace.

Studio CRESCENDOh
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Archives

Crescendoh   Sewn by Hand   making handmade books
Making Faces Puzzle in a Pouch
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Sewn by Hand
by Susan Wasinger
{Lark Crafts}
  A Chance to Win!
A copy of Susan Wasinger's
Sewn by Hand & More!
Enter by 4/24/11 5PM (PST)
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Cath   DIY Favor Packaging   Actors and Others for Animals
Cath
When I decided to follow love to the USA I didn't think about ...
  Style Me Pretty
DIY Favor Packaging.
  Actors and Others
for Animals

Dedicated to the Humane Treatment of Animals.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
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Legato
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Shamanie Haneca

Jason Thompson

This Week :: Create Health
Creativity

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Playing with Books
Jason Thompson

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Knit Crochet Love   Cherry Corn Scones   CRESCENDOh Palette
Learn to Knit, Crochet
& Free Motion Stitch!
NEW! Online Workshop

Begins May 23rd
Enroll NOW

  Tea & Cookies
Cherry Corn Scones.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

Tricycle Hand-Cut Paper Silhouette

Tom-Cat Limited Edition Print

papercutsbyjoe
Tricycle Hand-Cut Paper Silhouette.

GreenOptimist
Tom-Cat Limited Edition Print.

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April 22, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
Repurposed Christmas Ball Vases

Friday, April 22, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
Leap, and the net will appear.


{John Burroughs}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

paper & ink
Repurposed Christmas Ball Vases.

L to R: 1. David Lebovitz. 2. Happy Together. 3. NeuroCrafts.

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Kathleen Edwards
Crystal Neubauer Alumni Guest Curator
Rick Warren writes, when you share your strengths you create competition. When you share your weaknesses you create ...

Crystal Neubauer
  Annie Stromquist   other peoples flowers

Kathleen Edwards
Kathleen Edwards creates a visual collage through illustration.

 

Annie Stromquist
I love this blog post on
artist Anne Ryan.

 

Other People's Flowers
Learning to trust.

 

Madelyn Mulvaney Madelyn Mulvaney Alumni Guest Curator
I strive to live an extraordinary and creative life. Unfortunately, to do this, every now and then I have to wander down mysterious and curious paths, losing my way as I toss aside familiar maps seeking new directions. The creative life is not always easy ...
saxaphone as place   exquisite corpse collective   The Noisy Plume
Persisting Stars
Saxaphone as place.
  exquisite corpse collective
A spot of grace.
  The Noisy Plume
Quintessential Me.

For the Love of ... GreenChic  
Plastic Bottle Lights   Greenhouse Ornaments Tutorial   Recycled Blanket Rug
greenUPGRADER
Plastic Bottle Lights.
  michele made me
Greenhouse Ornaments Tutorial.
  Craft
Recycled Blanket Rug.

For the Love of ... GreenChic (cont'd)  
How to make gift bags from newspaper   Make A Recycled Dog Raincoat   Toilet Paper Tube Creatures
How About Orange
How to make gift bags
from newspaper.
  Green Your Dogs
Make A Recycled
Dog Raincoat.
  matsutake
Toilet Paper Tube Creatures.

Studio CRESCENDOh
Archives
Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

Crescendoh   Sewn by Hand   making handmade books
Making Faces Puzzle in a Pouch
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Sewn by Hand
by Susan Wasinger
{Lark Crafts}
  A Chance to Win!
A copy of Susan Wasinger's
Sewn by Hand & More!
Enter by 4/24/11 5PM (PST)
{NEW Ideas Every Friday} DISCOVER BOOKS BOTH NEW & TIMELESS

Readers Share
"Art Saves" Stories
Archives

  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Archives
Cath   Spring Summer Bride Bouquet   Actors and Others for Animals
Cath
When I decided to follow love to the USA I didn't think about ...
  braggingbags
Spring Summer Bride Bouquet.
  Actors and Others
for Animals

Dedicated to the Humane Treatment of Animals.
Submit your Pay it Forward videos or stories with photos to
mailbox@crescendoh.com.

The Good Coach
Archives

Legato
Archives

Shamanie Haneca

Jason Thompson

This Week :: Create Health
Creativity

Strategies for gathering materials to master your health.
Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Playing with Books
Jason Thompson

The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
Knit Crochet Love   Artichokes and Cheesy Grits   CRESCENDOh Palette
Learn to Knit, Crochet
& Free Motion Stitch!
NEW! Online Workshop

Begins May 23rd
Enroll NOW

  [No Recipes]
Artichokes and Cheesy Grits.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy

Black, White and Magenta Mackintosh Rose Inspired Brooch

Handknit Faded Denim Neckwarmer with Feather Brooch

woollyfabulous
Black, White and Magenta
Mackintosh Rose Inspired Brooch.

KerreraSkye
Handknit Faded Denim Neckwarmer
with Feather Brooch.

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