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July 22, 2013

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paper mache teacups

Monday, July 22, 2013

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So hold me when I'm here right me when I'm wrong.
Hold me when I'm scared and love me when I'm gone.

{The B-52s}

 

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Ann Wood
Paper Mache Teacup Pattern

L to R: 1. Vanilla Sugar Body Scrub by Dellie
2. Homemade Body Butter Recipe by Little Green Dot
3. Homemade Laundry Detergent by One Good Thing

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luke haynes
Jennifer Rodriguez Guest Curator
The desire to create has been a driving force within me for as long as I can remember. That need to express my inner thoughts ...
jennifer rodriguez
  b. j. adams   all things belle

Luke Haynes
Luke's art pieces are more than quilts and are sure to inspire you.

 

B. J. Adams
Is it ordinary or is it art? BJ's plumbing drawings are a gorgeous reminder
that beauty abounds.

 

All Things Belle
When a love for literary works
meets my needle.

 

For the Love of ... Crochet  
crochet frames   crochet necklace   heart garland
One Sheepish Girl
Crocheted Edge Frames
  Cynthia Shaffer
Crochet Hemp and Chain Necklace
  The DIY Mommy
Heart Garland

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keep calm tutorial   craft-a-doodle   Stabilo All Marking Pencil
Keep Calm and Shoot Straight
Stamping Tutorial
  Craft-a-Doodle
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Stabilo All Marking Pencil
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Saw It On Amazon   Titles to Remember Book Reviews
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  Crafting Fitness
martha stewart brushes   Party Origami   dangers of diet soda
EK Success Tools Punch   Party Origami
by Jessica Okui
  Dangers of Diet Soda
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Ideas for the BIG day.
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deb dunn   punched table numbers   Playworks
Deb Dunn
A serious automobile accident drastically changed my life overnight. Multiple injuries including . . .
  Project Wedding
Punched Tin Table Numbers
  Playworks
Education energized.
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danita   banana pudding recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
A Doll Story: Constructing Your Art Doll from Scratch
2-Day Workshop
with Danita
August 10-11, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  Cooking Panda
Easy Banana Pudding Recipe
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hot air balloon mobile

plantable paper hearts

Fantastic Toys
Hot Air Balloon Mobile
Recycled Ideas
Plantable Paper Hearts
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crocheted buttons   knit and crochet hot pad tutorial   crochet tag and heart tutorial
Crocheted Buttons Tutorial   Crochet Hemp
Knit & Crochet Hot Pad Tutorial
  Crocheted Tag & Heart Tutorial

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March 19, 2013

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Infused olive oils

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

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Embrace the current season of your life.


{Gabrielle Blair}

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Love + Cupcakes
DIY Hand-Painted Napkins

L to R: 1. Breakfast Pizza by Caitlin Levin via Justina Blakeney
2. Illustrated Egg Cups by ReusArt
3. DIY Painterly Pastel Eggs by Paper & Stitch

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Pam Keravuori
Eileen Hull Guest Curator
Like many people, I started out creating. I was the oldest of six and there were four girls in five years - my poor mother ...
Eileen Hull
  Pam Garrison   Eileen Hull

Pamela Jane's Studio
Pam Keravuori is an amazing artist and doodler. Honored to be teaching some classes with her.

 

Pam Garrison
I was blessed to attend a Pam Garrison workshop in Jenny's studio right after CHA with some new friends.
Fun fun FUN!

 

EIleen Hull
A quick and easy way to make a pretty and personal gift card folder.

 

For the Love of ... DIY  
diy braided crochet scarf   diy marbled paper   DIY Cotton Pot Holder
Rookie Crafter
DIY Braided Crochet Scarf
  How to Crochet a Heart
Crochet Hook Basics
  What You Sow
DIY Cotton Pot Holder

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sashiko and free motion stitched art quilt tutorial   Stamp It!   Stabilo All Marking Pencil
Sashiko & Free Motion Stitched Mini Art Quilt Tutorial
by Jenny Doh
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  Stamp It!
by Jenny Doh
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  Stabilo All Marking Pencil
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  Crafting Fitness
speedball speedy carve stamp making kit   Perfect Health Diet   Lori and Ed Olson
Merino Yarn in Peacock

  Perfect Health Diet
by Paul Jaminet and
Shou-Chung Jaminet
  Lori and Ed Olson Inspired Each Other to Get Healthy
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kelly theil   diy pleated bow tie   Girls Inc.
Kelly Theil
Here is a story about a mom. My mom. My best friend in the whole wide world. When I was a kid, she did the normal mom things, like cooking dinner and making us . . .
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Green Wedding Shoes
DIY Pleated Bow Tie
  Girls Inc.
Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold.
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photography 101 with cynthia shaffer   40 vegetarian quinoa recipes   CRESCENDOh Palette
Photography 101
1-Day Workshop
with Cynthia Shaffer
April 27, 2013
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  Oh My Veggies
40 Vegetarian Quinoa Recipes
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felt feather headband

clay feather stamps

Birds of a Freckle
Felt Feather Headband
Giselle No. 5
Clay Feather Stamps
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crocheted buttons   knit and crochet hot pad tutorial   crochet tag and heart tutorial
Crocheted Buttons Tutorial   Crochet Hemp
Knit & Crochet Hot Pad Tutorial
  Crocheted Tag & Heart Tutorial

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February 11, 2013

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diy crochet edge calendar

Monday, February 11, 2013

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Take your pleasure seriously.


{Charles Eames}

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One Sheepish Girl
DIY Crochet Edge Calendar

L to R: 1. DIY Peter Pan Collar by much more than the birds.
2. DIY Black and White Abstract Art by AM Dolce Vita
3. Free Download: iPhone Case Insert via Design Editor

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fanny and alexander
April Meeker Guest Curator
In the third grade my teacher became frustrated that I mixed up my B and D ...
april meeker
  magic jelly   second sister

Fanny & Alexander
Seriously great children's products.

 

Magic Jelly
I've got an artist crush on Magic Jelly.

 

Secondsister
On being happy.

 

For the Love of ... Crochet  
diy lotus mandala prayer flags   diy crochet buttons   magic ring crochet tutorial
Crochet With Raymond
DIY Lotus Mandala Prayer Flags
  Ingthings
DIY Crochet Buttons
  The Dapper Toad
Magic Ring (or Adjustable Loop) Tutorial

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Crochet Necklace
by Jenny Doh
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  Creative Lettering
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  Crafting Fitness
martha stewart crafts large circle cutter   metal clay fusion   fit with the internet
Martha Stewart Crafts
Large Circle Cutter

  Rachel Nelson-Smith's Bead Riffs
by Rachel Nelson-Smith
  How I got fit with the Internet
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michelle shackle   custom painted bride hangar   The Library Foundation
Michelle Shackle
I have always loved art, and it's always been a pretty big part of my life but there was a time when art helped save my life. In high school, I became very depressed in the midst . . .
  Limefish Studio
Custom Painted Bride Hangar
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Enhancing our library's leadership, innovation and reach.
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Lisa Super   raspberry chocolate coffee cake recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
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March 16, 2013
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  Sally's Baking Addiction
Raspberry Chocolate
Coffee Cake Recipe
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dancers tea tray

polka dot party pom

Depeapa
Dancers Tea Tray
Party Poms
Polka Dot Party Pom
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embroidered paper doilies tutorial   doilies and hearts on jars   dyed doilies tutorial
Embroidered Paper
Doilies Tutorial
  Doilies and Hearts On Jars Tutorial   Dyed Doilies Tutorial

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February 9, 2013

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Heart and Arrow Love Ring DIY

Saturday, February 9, 2013

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The secret of getting ahead is getting started.


{Mark Twain}

CRESCENDOh Staccato

A Matter of Style
Heart and Arrow Love Ring DIY

L to R: 1. DIY Love Letter Scroll by Say Yes to Hoboken
2. White Asparagus Soup with Pistachios by Chow
3. White Chocolate Almond Candy Bars by NicolesTreats

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Enjoying the Small Things
Kerri Winterstein Guest Curator
Creativity has always been a part of me. Not just a part of my life, but part of me ...
kerri winterstein
  Mrs. Priss   your wish cake

Enjoying the Small Things
A beautifully written post on dealing with criticism online.

 

Mrs. Priss
Rage crafting. We've all been there.

 

yourwishcake
On those moments of perfection.

 

For the Love of ... Crochet  
Crocodile Stitch Cowl   Cupid's Heart Arrow Brooch   Croyo-Yos
Ravelry
Crocodile Stitch Cowl
  Cut Out + Keep
Cupid's Heart Arrow Brooch
  Sewing Daisies
Croyo-Yos

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crochet necklace   creative lettering   task lamp
Crochet Necklace
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Creative Lettering
by Jenny Doh
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  OttLite LED Task Lamp
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  Crafting Fitness
112 Large Spools Embroidery Machine Thread   metal clay fusion   fit with the internet
112 Large Spools Embroidery Machine Thread   Metal Clay Fusion
by Gordon K. Uyehara
  How I got fit with the Internet
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michelle shackle   Glitter Top Favor Boxes   Doctors Without Borders
Michelle Shackle
I have always loved art, and it's always been a pretty big part of my life but there was a time when art helped save my life. In high school, I became very depressed in the midst . . .
  Green Wedding Shoes
Glitter Top Favor Boxes
  Doctors Without Borders
Providing emergency medical care.
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whimsyvictoria   radmegan   msemilyapple
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I love to design beautiful home linens, slipcovers, drapery, and more.
  @radmegan
Crafting, Cooking, Gardening, Traveling.
  @MsEmilyApple
Illustrator, Writer, Rabbit
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Lisa Super   Tomato-Free Tortelloni Minestrone Recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
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with Lisa Super

1/2-Day Workshop
March 16, 2013
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  Food Republic
Tomato-Free Tortelloni Minestrone Recipe
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His and Hers Lip Balm

Pair of Coffee Mugs

Ablution33
His and Hers Lip Balm
Alfamarama
Pair of Coffee Mugs
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handmade stenciling tutorial   washi tape tutorial   moleskine tutorial
Handmade Stenciling Tutorial   Washi Tape Tutorial   Embellished Moleskine Tutorial

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January 13, 2013

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Sequin Striped Shirt

Sunday, January 13, 2013

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Friends and good manners will carry you
where money won't go.


{Margaret Walker}

CRESCENDOh Staccato

Say Yes to Hoboken
Sequin Striped Shirt

L to R: 1. DIY Luxe Clutch by Forever 21
2. Mini Finger Buns by Taste.com.au
3. Pink Coffee Cup by imkadesign

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ArtSlant
Lorrie Spotts Guest Curator
In 2008, I was feeling pretty lost. This is not such an unusual story for a busy, working mom. Or any mom really ...
Lorrie Spotts
  Yellena James   lorrie spotts

ArtSlant
Every day can be a visit to a gallery.

 

Yellena James
This takes me to another place.

 

LA Spotts
From this to that.

 

For the Love of ... Crochet  
DIY Crochet Bracelet   DIY Crocheted Infinity Scarf   Bow Boot Cuffs
Trinkets in Bloom
DIY Crochet Bracelet
  Margot Potter
DIY Crocheted Infinity Scarf
  Loops of Lavender
Bow Boot Cuffs

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Bib-Style Doily Necklace by Melody M. Nunez   creative lettering   task lamp
Bib-Style Doily Necklace
by Melody M. Nuñez
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Creative Lettering
by Jenny Doh
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  OttLite LED Task Lamp
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Steampunk Buttons   new crewel   stollers and working out
Steampunk Buttons   New Crewel
by Katherine Shaughnessy
  Stollers & Working Out
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Sharon Stanley   Washi Tape Candy Favors   Guide Dogs of America
Sharon Stanley
Has your life been changed by the power of art for good? is the Crescendoh question that catches my eye as I browse Jenny's site. As I begin to reflect on it, my mind drifts . . .
  Something Turquoise
Washi Tape Candy Favors
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Serving the blind community for over 60 years.
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giantdwarfsue   colettepatterns   jenleedotnet
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Most likely to create.
  @colettepatterns
We make lovely sewing patterns.
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Find your voice. Tell your story. Be iconic.
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holiday boutique   Sweet Potato and Red Onion Galette   CRESCENDOh Palette
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2-Day Workshop
January 19-20, 2013
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  A Couple Cooks
Sweet Potato and Red Onion Galette
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Palette.

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Felt Coin Purse

Wall Hoop Art

LoftFullOfGoodies
Felt Coin Purse
lovemaude
Wall Hoop Art
Encore on CRESCENDOh
algea becoming   spray and doodle   what will be will be
Algea becoming   Spray and Doodle   What will be will be

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December 27, 2012

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scrappy strips quilt

Thursday, December 27, 2012

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Remember, we all stumble, every one of us.
That's why it's a comfort to go hand in hand.


{Emily Kimbrough}

CRESCENDOh Staccato

blue elephant stitches
Scrappy Strips Quilt

L to R: 1. Wood Pallet Bookshelf by Me and Madeline
2. Spicy Prawns by My Kitchen By the Lake
3. Yarn Wrapped Letters by ciao mama

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laundry line divine
Rachelle Panagarry Guest Curator
Art has saved me, it really has. In fact it has been the thing that has helped pull me through some really difficult times ...
Rachelle Panagarry
  birdnuts mixed media   Willowing Arts

Laundry Line Divine
Something to think about as we look forward to the new year.


 

Birdnuts Mixed Media
Oh how I love a little giveaway!

 

Art Eye Candy
Online Mixed Media Workshops

 

For the Love of ... Crochet  
cuffed baby booties pattern   rainbow blanket   crochet ballet slippers
Repeat Crafter Me
Cuffed Baby Booties Pattern
  The Purl Bee
Bear's Rainbow Blanket
  Poochie Baby Crochet Designs
Crochet Ballet Slippers Pattern

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Triangle Stitch Hemp Purse by Cynthia Shaffer   creative lettering   derwent inktense watersoluble pencils
Triangle Stitch Hemp Purse by Cynthia Shaffer
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  Creative Lettering
by Jenny Doh
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  Derwent Inktense
Watersoluble Pencils
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  Crafting Fitness
washi tape   PHOTOCRAFT   begin today
K&CompanySmash Swatch Tape

  PHOTOCRAFT
by Susan Tuttle & Christy Hydeck
  Katieballa
Begin Today
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Sharon Stanley   bow bracelet   Alliance for Justice
Sharon Stanley
Has your life been changed by the power of art for good? is the Crescendoh question that catches my eye as I browse Jenny's site. As I begin to reflect on it, my mind drifts . . .
  vintagestampjewels
Bow Bracelet
  Alliance for Justice
Fighting for a fair America.
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sadieolive   lisafieldelliot   jenlemen
@sadieolive
Shop owner, antiquer, blogger, and mommy.
  @lisafieldelliot
doorways traveler.
  @jenlemen
bangles, beads,
cowboy boots.
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holiday boutique   pancakes with fresh blueberries recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
The Amazing Tape-Bound Junque Journal with Julie Fei-Fan Balzer
2-Day Workshop
January 19-20, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  Baking with Blondie
Pancakes with Fresh Blueberries
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Palette.

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tea stained lace earrings

statement necklace

IzabelaMontyl
Tea Stained Lace Earrings
Sandtattoo
Aqua Turquoise Bubble Statement Necklace
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Knit and Crochet Hot Pad Tutorial   This is 40   crochet hemp hearts
Silver Linings Playbook
Live makes love.
  This is 40
At times tidy. At times tangled.
  Lincoln
Leaders lead.

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December 7, 2012

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Printable Holiday Gift Tags

Friday, December 7, 2012

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You may delay,
but time will not.


{Benjamin Franklin}

CRESCENDOh Staccato

Dotcoms for Moms
Printable Holiday Gift Tags

L to R: 1. Dip DIY Chopsticks by ...love Maegan
2. Smoked Salmon Tartlettes by Strands of My Life
3. Frosted Pastel Glass by voladoravintage

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Inspired
Marisa Anne Guest Curator
What can I say about how art saves other than when I decided to finally trust my creative voice, my life changed forever in the best ...
marisa anne
  SouleMama   Creative Thursday

Inspired
On a Creative Thursday, how about starting with one of the best collections of inspiration around.

 

SouleMama
More heart that inspires me
to keep sharing.

 

Creative Thursday
Things I'm Afraid to Tell You

 

For the Love of ... Crochet  
Christmas Ornaments from an Old T-shirt   Holiday Lights   Simple Snowflake Tutorial
the new crochet
Christmas Ornaments from an Old T-shirt
  Ravelry
Holiday Lights
  According to Matt...
Simple Snowflake Tutorial

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3-Ring Crocheted Necklace by Jenny Doh   creative lettering   derwent inktense watersoluble pencils
3-Ring Crocheted Necklace by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Creative Lettering
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Derwent Inktense
Watersoluble Pencils
{NEW Ideas Every Friday}   INTRIGUING NEW TITLES
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  Crafting Fitness
EuroQuest Imports Deco Lace Round Assorted Doilies, Set of 24, Silver   creative thursday   effective weight loss
EuroQuest Imports Deco Lace Round Assorted Doilies, Set of 24, Silver   Creative Thursday
by Marisa Anne
  Effective Weight Loss &
The Need for Speed
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Alisa Steady   DIY glitter votives   Grassroot Soccer
Alisa Steady
The power of art helped save my life. My story isn't about a struggle with alcohol, or drug addiction - but another kind of soul sucking . . .
  100 Layer Cake
DIY Glitter Votives
  Grassroot Soccer
Educate. Inspire. Mobilize. Stop the Spread of HIV.
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candiecooper   futuregirlcraft   flourishes
@candiecooper
I'm an author, freelance craft designer, food lover, reader, and crazy
about my dog!
  @futuregirlcraft
perpetrator of total craft badassery
  @flourishes
I'm just your everyday, average crafty mom. Author of
Little Girls, Big Style.
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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holiday boutique   Indian Spiced Peanut Dip   CRESCENDOh Palette
Handmade Holiday Boutique
Pam Garrison, Amy Hanna
Jenny Doh
December 15, 2012
10-4 PM
This is a FREE event!
  Shape
Indian Spiced Peanut Dip Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

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Wall Hanging

Leaf Brooch

TwoLittleAnts
Wall Hanging
EatenApple
Leaf Brooch
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December 1, 2012

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Sometimes the heart sees
what is invisible to the eye.


{H. Jackson Brown, Jr.}

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Fun and Festive Space-Saving Christmas Tree

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The amazing and best-selling author, Katrina Kenison, on coming back to yourself over and over.

 

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October 1, 2012

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We lose ourselves in the things we love.
We find ourselves there, too.


{Kristin Martz}

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June 18, 2012

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Sometimes, life is hard. Things go wrong. In life, and in love and in business and in friendship and in health ... and when things get tough, this is what you should do: Make good art.


{Neil Gaiman}

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2012 Commencement Speech
Make Good Art

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