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May 14, 2013

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leather glasses case

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

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Love is the flower you've got to let grow.


{John Lennon}

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A Pair & a SpareBox
How to care for your succulents

L to R:1. DIY Kid Friendly Moss Terrarium by ParentPretty
2. DIY Pretend Play Grocery Store by Making Lemonade
3. DIY Faux Candy Wrapper Bracelet by Amommy

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For the Love of ... Flowers  
diy vertical garden   diy string garden   gardening hang ups
The Apron by The Home Depot
DIY Vertical Garden
  Brookelynn Morris via MAKE
DIY Kokedama String Garden
  Claire Zinnecker via Camille Styles
DIY Gardening Hang-Ups

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make love   Craft-a-Doodle   Stabilo All Marking Pencil
Make Love
  Craft-a-Doodle
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Stabilo All Marking Pencil
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS   INTRIGUING NEW TITLES
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Saw It On Amazon   Titles to Remember Book Reviews
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  Crafting Fitness
metal miniature flower pots   Perfect Health Diet   dangers of diet soda
Metal Miniature Flower Pots   Perfect Health Diet
by Paul Jaminet and
Shou-Chung Jaminet
  Dangers of Diet Soda
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  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
trisha moschella   diy modern candle votives   International Center for Research on Women
Trisha Moschella
I am a person with a lot of motivation and drive, but when you are fighting with . . .
  Paper & Stitch
DIY Modern Candle Votives
  International Center for Research on Women
Where insight and action connect.
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kendra halterman   molly gordon   natalya aikens
@myinsanity   @shaboom   @artbynatalya
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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lace ships with holly mason abston   strawberry sugar cookies   CRESCENDOh Palette
Lace Ships
1-Day Workshop
with Holly Mason Abston
June 8, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  La Tartine Gourmande
Fava Bean and Pea Tartines
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

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white garden markers

vintage gardening books

Just Potters
White Garden Markers
Justyna Mrugala
Set of Four Vintage Gardening Books
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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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April 2, 2013

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DIY Toilet Paper Roll Flowers

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

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Life is a long lesson in humility.


{James M. Barrie}

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UsefulDIY.com
DIY Toilet Paper Roll Flowers

L to R: 1. DIY Avocado Hair Mask by Ecouterre
2. Greek Island Salad with Chicken & Avocado by BBC Good Food
3. BFF Avocado Friendship Necklace by fwirl

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emmakisstina
Beth Livesay Guest Curator
One of my favorite writing professors used to remind us that "writing saves lives, not bodies." That is how I have always felt ...
mimi kirchner
  A Bird in the Hand   couture over coffee

emmakisstina
Kristina’s illustrations celebrate all that is pretty and feminine. I love how she shares her process, inspiration, and advice. I own lots of her work and still want more.

 

A Bird in the Hand
Colette Copeland is a master at the art of restraint. She writes and creates art that is to the point, yet so powerful. We have in common a love for Chanel.

 

Couture over Coffee
A post about the greatest loves in my life: my family, jewelry, and literature.

 

For the Love of ... Flowers  
DIY Flower Crown   DIY Flower Pin Brooch   DIY Paper Flower Ribbons
Kelli Murray
DIY Flower Crown
  United Blogs of Benetton
DIY Flower Pin Brooch
  Green Wedding Shoes
DIY Paper Flower Ribbons

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mason jar shrinky dink pendants   Stamp It!   Stabilo All Marking Pencil
Mason Jar Shrinky Dink Pendants
by Shona Cole
  Stamp It!
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Stabilo All Marking Pencil
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS   INTRIGUING NEW TITLES
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Saw It On Amazon   Titles to Remember Book Reviews
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  Crafting Fitness
Royal Medallion Lace Round Paper Doilies, 8-Inch, Pack of 20   Perfect Health Diet   Nerd Fitness
Royal Medallion Lace Round Paper Doilies, 8-Inch,
Pack of 20
  Perfect Health Diet
by Paul Jaminet and
Shou-Chung Jaminet
  The Beginner's Guide
to the Paleo Diet
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ilysa ginsburg   DIY Farmer's Market Bouquet   Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Ilysa Ginsburg
My mother was very creative and passed that on to me. I have been making things my entire life and started making jewelry at age 5 . . .
  Green Wedding Shoes
DIY Farmer's Market Bouquet
  Los Angeles County
Museum of Art

Collecting, conserving,
exhibiting, and interpreting significant works of art.
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Carina Craftblog   freshly picked   jenn ski
@carinacraftblog   @freshlypicked   @jenn_ski
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photography 101 with cynthia shaffer   Pixie Tangerine-Mascarpone Ice Cream Recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Photography 101
1-Day Workshop
with Cynthia Shaffer
April 27, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  Cooking on the Weekends
Pixie Tangerine-Mascarpone Ice Cream Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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Crochet Necklace

Vintage Letterpress Blocks

Joik
Crochet Necklace
MonkiVintage
Vintage Letterpress Blocks
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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 10, 2013

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silhouette egg tutorials

Sunday, March 10, 2013

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Relaxation is attractive only in those
for whom it is an unnatural state.


{Leo Frincu}

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Rook No. 17
Easy Silhouette Easter Eggs Tutorial DIY

L to R: 1. Mushrooms of the world Tee by CritterJitters
2. Japanese Onion Soup by The Skinny Fork
3. Mushrooms Demystified

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trading tortoise trades
Catherine Zacchino Guest Curator
I grew up in a home that allowed me to be creative, inside and outside. I could paint inside and make mud pies outside ...
Junker Jane
  Art Abandonment   Junker Jane

Trading Tortoise Trades
Let's Trade! An art adventure.

 

Art Abandonment
Wild abandon! Art Abandonment

 

Junker Jane
Being all over the place can be good!

 

For the Love of ... Flowers  
diy roser garden   diy paper flowers   diy baby food jar vase
Erin Boyle via Gardenista
DIY Rose Garland
  Scrapbooks etc.
DIY Paper Flowers
  Make Life Lovely
DIY Baby Food Jar Wood Vase and Candleholder

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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
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Stamp It!
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
floral tool kit   Perfect Health Diet   Lori and Ed Olson
Martha Stewart Crafts
Floral Tool Kit

  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 paper napkin flower garden   Dress for Success
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 . . .
  Ellinee
DIY Paper Napkin Flower Garden
  Dress for Success
Suits to self-sufficiency.
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habitofbeing   meganauman   thewickednoodle
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Lisa Super   roasted asparagus with bacon vinaigrette recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Pin and Keep Sampler
with Lisa Super

1/2-Day Workshop
March 16, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  Confections of a Foodie Bride
Roasted Asparagus with Bacon Vinaigrette Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

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vintage archery arrow illustration

archery tee

heatherfuture
Vintage Archery Arrow Illustration
darkcycleclothing
Archery Tee
Encore on CRESCENDOh
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 4, 2013

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DIY Monogrammed Sweater

Monday, March 4, 2013

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I have learned that to be with those I like is enough.


{Walt Whitman}

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Ciera Design
DIY Geometric Felt Coasters

L to R: 1. Rain of Prosperity Original Painting by J. Austin Ryan
2. DIY Gold Leaf Polka-Dot Ceramics by Vitamini Handmade
3. DIY Polka Dotted Tee by My Cakies

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the itsy bitsy spill
Catherine Zacchino Guest Curator
I grew up in a home that allowed me to be creative, inside and outside. I could paint inside and make mud pies outside ...
Junker Jane
  katwise   Junker Jane

The Itsy Bitsy Spill
Whimsical and child-like

 

Katwise
Don't settle, instead fly like a Kat!

 

Junker Jane
Being all over the place can be good!

 

For the Love of ... Flowers  
diy roser garden   diy paper flowers   diy baby food jar vase
Erin Boyle via Gardenista
DIY Rose Garland
  Scrapbooks etc.
DIY Paper Flowers
  Make Life Lovely
DIY Baby Food Jar Wood Vase and Candleholder

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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
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Stamp It!
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Stabilo All Marking Pencil
{NEW Ideas Every Friday}   INTRIGUING NEW TITLES
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Saw It On Amazon   Titles to Remember Book Reviews
Archives

  Crafting Fitness
floral tool kit   Perfect Health Diet   Lori and Ed Olson
Martha Stewart Crafts
Floral Tool Kit

  Perfect Health Diet
by Paul Jaminet and
Shou-Chung Jaminet
  Lori and Ed Olson Inspired Each Other to Get Healthy
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  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
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kelly theil   DIY paper napkin flower garden   Dress for Success
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 . . .
  Ellinee
DIY Paper Napkin Flower Garden
  Dress for Success
Suits to self-sufficiency.
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habitofbeing   meganauman   thewickednoodle
@habitofbeing   @meganauman   @thewickednoodle
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Lisa Super   vegan red lentil soup recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Pin and Keep Sampler
with Lisa Super

1/2-Day Workshop
March 16, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  Cafe Johnsonia
Vegan Red Lentil Soup Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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vintage crepe paper ruffles

fine silver post earrings

The Ancient Muse
Brass Gold Cloud Barette
One & Two Originals
Cloud and Rain Drops Mobile
Encore on CRESCENDOh
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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August 16, 2012

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Gold Confetti Dish Tutorial

Thursday, August 16, 2012

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Life itself is the proper binge.


{Julia Child}

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vitamini handmade
Gold Confetti Dish Tutorial

L to R: 1. DIY Polka Dot Tights by see kate sew
2. Polka-Dot Linzertorte by The Food Channel
3. Polka Dot Earrings by Lepun

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Poppytalk
Harmony Pyper Guest Curator
Art and I have a history ... we go way back. Growing up in the rolling hills and open fields of Wisconsin gave me the beauty to inspire ...

Harmony Pyper
  Suze Ford   Harmony Pyper

Poppytalk
Because sometimes you just want to look at a pretty blog with fun ideas.

 

Suze Ford
Love her artwork.

 

Harmony's Art
1, 2, 3 Sew Projects

 

For the Love of ... Flowers  
DIY Flower Pin   Silk Flower Tutorial   DIY Flower Favor Box
Green Wedding Shoes
DIY Flower Pin
  Martha Stewart Weddings
Silk Flower Tutorial
  Once Wed
DIY Flower Favor Box

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I'd Go Hungry by Jenny Doh   Journal It   Pentel Water Brush
I'd Go Hungry by Jenny Doh
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  Journal It
by Jenny Doh
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  Pentel Arts Aquash Water Brush
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K&Company Smash Folio, Doodle Red   The Collage Workbook   Making Fabric Jewelry
K&Company Smash Folio, Doodle Red

  The Collage Workbook
by Randel Plowman
  Making Fabric Jewelry
by Marthe Le Van
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Lauren Saxton   DIY Vintage-Inspired Wedding Invitations   AmeriCares
Lauren Saxton
Art has helped me through the most difficult times in my life. It helps me relax and lose myself for a time . . .
  Oh So Beautiful Paper
DIY Vintage-Inspired Wedding Invitations
  AmeriCares
A passion to help.
The ability to deliver.
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The Good Coach
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Legato
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Amanda Crabtree Weston the Good Coach

Natalie Chanin

The Art of Semicolons & Colons
by Amanda Crabtree Weston
Legato Artist
Natalie Chanin
Tweeters We Love
lizlamoreux   goodlifeEats   jennibowlin
@lizlamoreux
author of inner excavation: explore your self through photography, poetry, and mixed media.
  @goodLifeEats
Dishing up food, books, travel & style at GoodLifeEats.
  @jennibowlin
Inspired artist and mother who gets to live my dream instead of just chase it.
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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A Weekend of Journaling Fun with Pam Garrison   Couscous Tabbouleh   CRESCENDOh Palette
A Weekend of Journaling Fun with Pam Garrison
August 25-26, 2012
Enrollment NOW Open.
  Camille Styles
Couscous Tabbouleh
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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Leather Bag in Honey Brown

Kershaw Rhinestone Cateye Sunglasses

stacyleigh
Leather Bag in Honey Brown
80sPurple
Kershaw Rhinestone Cateye Sunglasses
Encore on CRESCENDOh
watermelon   algea becoming   yes I am
Studio Explorations
Watermelon
  Studio Explorations
Algea Becoming


  Yes. I am.

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July 12, 2012

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The Basics of Herbs

Thursday, July 12, 2012

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Hurry-worry never works.


{Tsung Tsai}

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Illustrated Bites
The Basics of Herbs

L to R: 1. DIY Painted Lace Planter by Good Knits
2. DIY Summer Succulent Garden by Oh Hello Friend
3. Succulent Cupcake by Pixel Whisk

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Kelly Letky
Marcie Scudder Guest Curator
For years I walked the same path ... always in a hurry to get to wherever it was I thought I might be going. There was always ...

Marcie Scudder
  Honey Lazar   jeannine stein

Kelly Letky
I especially love Kelly's use
of metaphors in her musings about life.

 

Honey Lazar
Inspiring thoughts and images on living a good life while aging with grace.

 

Marcie Scudder Photography
Ripple Effect

 

For the Love of ... Flowers  
DIY Fun Floral Straws   Rustic Wood Flowers   DIY Floral Sunglasses
Martha Stewart
DIY Fun Floral Straws
  Uncommon
Rustic Wood Flowers
  Honestly WTF
DIY Floral Sunglasses

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I Have Loved You for a Thousand Years by Jenny Doh   Journal It   Zig Posterman Paint Markers
I Have Loved You for a Thousand Years by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Journal It
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Zig Posterman Paint Markers
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Martha Stewart Crafts Paper Flowers   suzi blu   pulse of mixed media
Martha Stewart Crafts
Paper Flowers

  Mixed Media Girls
by Suzi Blu
  The Pulse of Mixed Media
by Seth Apter
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  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
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Lisa Donaldson   DIY Hand Painted Watercolor Save the Dates   Center for Great Apes
Lisa Donaldson
I have many stories I could tell you of my life but one that came to mind when reading of the healing qualities of art was regarding my healing after a breakdown with Post Natal Depression . . .
  Oh So Beautiful Paper
DIY Hand Painted Watercolor Save the Dates
  Center for Great Apes
Providing a permanent sanctuary for orangutans and chimpanzees.
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The Good Coach
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Legato
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Amanda Crabtree Weston the Good Coach

olaf Hajek

The Art of Semicolons & Colons
by Amanda Crabtree Weston
Legato Artist
Olaf Hajek
Tweeters We Love
renegade craft fair   sublime stitching   Kelly Barton
@RenegadeCraft
Supporting the best in handmade arts + crafts since 2003.
  @sublimestitch
Alternative embroidery
  @kellybartonart
Stories of growing up girl.
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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monster art dolls   Coconut-Curry Chickpea Quinoa Pineapple Burgers   CRESCENDOh Palette
Monster Rag Dolls
with Junker Jane

July 21, 2012
Enrollment NOW Open.
  Cheeky Kitchen
Coconut-Curry Chickpea Quinoa Pineapple Burgers Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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Reusable Herb Storage Bag

Black Veggie Magnets

Harvest Haversack
Reusable Herb Storage Bag
Native Bear
Black Veggie Magnets
Encore on CRESCENDOh
crocheted buttons tutorial   Don't Dodge Love   crochet tag and heart
Art Journaling   Don't Dodge Love


  Crocheted Tag & Heart

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May 29, 2012

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photo display balls

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

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Nothing ever goes away
until it has taught us what we need to know.

 
{Pema Chodron}


CRESCENDOh Staccato

Skunkboy

DIY Wire Bow

 

L to R: 1. DIY Tea Bags by 52 Weeks Project
2. Hand Carved Kettle Stamp by Talk to the Sun
3. DIY Personalized Mugs by A Spoonful of Sugar

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contented sparrow
Meg Duerksen Guest Curator
I cannot remember a time in my life that did not have creating in it. My young childhood was spent ...

Meg Duerksen
  ashley ann photography   craft weekend rocks

Contented Sparrow
Her home, her projects, her heart = lovely.

 

Ashley Ann Photography
Beautiful photo displays.

 

Craft Weekend Rocks

 

For the Love of ... Flowers  
diy paper flower baskets   diy flower sandals   diy dried flower art

Stylelist Home

DIY Paper Bag Flower Basket

 

cocorosa

DIY Flower Sandals

 

Delightfully Southern

DIY Dried Flower Art

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Paperbag Notecard by Shona Cole   Journal It   lion brand cotton bamboo yarn
Paperbag Notecard
by Shona Cole
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Journal It
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  LB Collection
Cotton Bamboo Yarn
{NEW Ideas Every Friday}   INTRIGUING NEW TITLES
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  THE LATEST & GREATEST ART-MAKING PRODUCTS
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DwellStudio citrine pillow   Japanese Beadwork   Mod Podge Rocks
DwellStudio
Gate Citrine Pillow

  Japanese Beadwork
with Sonoko Nozue
  Mod Podge Rocks
by Amy Anderson
OUR FAVORITE AMAZON FINDS*
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"Art Saves" Stories
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  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Gayle Bodine   lace bridal cuffs   Sustainable Conservation
Gayle Bodine
When I was a child I felt special because I was singled out as someone who was . . .
 

The Knotty Bride

DIY Fabric Coasters

  Sustainable Conservation
Because the environment is everyone's business.
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The Good Coach
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Legato
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Shona Cole the Good Coach

Cannelle et Vanille

The Importance of Art to Your Mental Health
by Shona Cole
Legato Artist
Aran Goyoaga
Tweeters We Love
jill draper   junker jane   yourwishcake
@jillmakesstuff
Jill Draper makes stuff.
Lots of stuff.
  @junkerjane
Monster maker.
  @yourwishcake
Adores pretty things, nice people and the color chartreuse.
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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handmade circus workshop   homemade pb&j larabars recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Handmade Circus
with Tammy Smith

June 23-24, 2012
Enrollment NOW Open.
 

Summer Harms

Homemade PB&J Larabars

  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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ball mason jar wood necklace

mason jar wall planter

Yellow Heart Art

Ball Mason Jar Wood Necklace

Chateau Gerard

Mason Jar Wall Planter

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art journal tags tutorial   milky heart jar tutorial   Love Grows Here
Art Journal Tags Tutorial   Milky Heart Jar Tutorial


  Love Grows Here
DIY Rock & Wire
Place Card Holder Tutorial

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May 1, 2012

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DIY Metal Cake Bunting Tutorial

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
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I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet,
simple things in life which are the real ones after all.


{Laura Ingalls Wilder}

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The Sweetest Occasion
DIY Craft Tutoiral
Metal Cake Bunting

L to R: 1. DIY Single-Petal Crepe Paper Flowers from Martha Stewart Weddings
2. Personalized Poppy Memory Tree by Evajuliet
3. Simple Poppy Cookies by The Sweet Adventures of Sugarbelle

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allen designs
Nelly Eisenhower Guest Curator
How do I sum up how art saves me in a few short paragraphs? Do I mention its meditative qualities and how I can ...

Nelly Eisenhower
  color me katie   Nelly Eisenhower

Allen Designs
The most awesome steps ever.

 

Color Me Katie
Super creative storage!

 

Be Brave Now

 

For the Love of ... Flowers  
DIY Flower magnets   diy painted flower jar   mini crepe paper flowers

Country Living
DIY Flower Magnets

 

The Lettered Cottage
DIY Painted Flower Jar

 

Oh Happy Day
Mini Crepe Paper Flower Favors

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Love Changes Everything Card by Rachel Emilie Jackson   We Make Dolls   recycled clasp envelopes
Love Changes Everything Card
by Rachel Emilie Jackson
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
 

We Make Dolls
Available Now for Pre-Order
{Lark Crafts}

 

Recycled Clasp Envelopes
by Sustainable Earth

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Italian Crepe Paper Roll   Heat Color Set & Fire   the street art book
Italian Crepe Paper Roll
 

Heat, Color, Set & Fire
by Mary Hettmansperger

  The Street Art Book
by Ric Blackshaw & Liz Farrelly
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debbie crews   green wedding shoes   Academy of American Poets
Debbie Crews
Art was one of the ways I healed after the loss of my beloved daughter, Jody. One day . . .
 

Green Wedding Shoes

DIY Vintage Wood
Table Numbers

  Academy of American Poets
Serving poets and poetry
since 1934.
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The Good Coach
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Legato
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Quinn McDonald The Good Coach

Puur Anders

Look Where You Want to Go
by Quinn McDonald
Legato Artist
Puur Anders
Tweeters We Love
birddogpress   creativethurs   sunset mag
@birddogpress
Allison Bozeman

mompreneur : paper hound : woodtype worshiper : letterpress pixie ...
  @creativethurs
Marisa Anne

A creative entreprenuer who will never be boxed in to 160 characters.
  @oliverands
Liesel Gibson
Contemporary sewing patterns for children's clothing.
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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starting your etsy   rosemary sea salt pretzels recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Starting Your Etsy Shop
with Sarah Meehan

June 2, 2012
Enrollment NOW Open.
 

Two Peas & Their Pod

Rosemary Sea Salt Pretzels

  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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rae dunn

small talk studio

rae dunn.

Handmade Ceramic "Nest" Egg

Small Talk Studio

"Let Yourself Be Free" Print

Encore on CRESCENDOh
jars wrapped with doilies and hearts   dyed paper doilies   wish jars
DIY Paper Craft Tutorial
Jars Wrapped with Doilies and Hearts
 

DIY Paper Craft Tutorial
Dyed and embroidered paper doilies


  DIY Paper Craft Tutorial
Wish Jars

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March 29, 2012

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DIY Flower Pot Necklace

Thursday, March 29, 2012

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
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All life is an experiment.
The more experiments you make, the better.


{Ralph Waldo Emerson}

CRESCENDOh Staccato

Sincerely, Kinsey
DIY Flower Pot Necklace.

L to R: 1. No. 16 Wool Felt Bunting by IvieMade
2. FREE Tiled Background by Hello Jenuine 
3. Have & Make: Graphic Triangle Pillow by House of Earnest

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Kay Ellen Design
Rita Reade Guest Curator
I am honored to be here at CRESCENDOh! Making art is part of my daily life ...

Rita Reade
  Launch Your Creativity   mammabellarte

Kay Ellen Design
What inspires you?

 

Launch Your Creativity
Follow your rainbow.

 

Mammabellarte
A blogaversary.

 

kay ellen hammar Kay Ellen Hammar Guest Curator
It is my extreme pleasure to be the guest curator this week on CRESCENDOh hosted by Jenny Doh’s blog. Jenny asked me to share my story about how ART SAVES in my life. My immediate response would have to be ...
traveling clogs and helping hands   Desire Empire   Of Spring and Summer
Kay Ellen Design
Traveling Clogs &
Helping Hands.
  Desire Empire
Coastal beach inspiration.
  Of Spring and Summer
Flowers/blooms inspiration.

For the Love of ... Flowers  
DIY Bloom Flower Crown   Flower Arranging Secrets   DIY Small Space Flower Garden

A Beautiful Mess Blog
DIY Bloom Flower Crown.

  Martha Stewart
Flower Arranging Secrets.
  The Inspired Room
DIY Small Space Flower Garden.

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Alice in Wonderland Spool Dolls Tutorial by Sarah Meehan   Hand in Hand   LB Collection Bamboo Cotton Yarn
Alice in Wonderland Spool Dolls Tutorial by Sarah Meehan
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Hand in Hand
Available Now for Pre-Order
{Lark Crafts}

 

LB Collection
Cotton Bamboo Yarn

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Preserved Reindeer Moss   Making Mini Books   Alabama Studio Sewing
Preserved Reindeer Moss
 

Making Mini Books
by Kathleen McCafferty
{Lark Crafts}

  Alabama Studio Sewing + Design
by Natalie Chanin
{Stewart Chabori & Chang}
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Eni Oken   DIY Lavender Escort Cards   Farm Aid
Eni Oken
I am a survivor of stage-4 breast and liver cancer, and declared in remission in November 11, 2011. After going through the grueling battle . . .
 

Project Wedding
DIY Lavender Escort Cards.

  Farm Aid
Keep America growing.
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The Good Coach
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Legato
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Amanda Crabtree The Good Coach

Tabitha Kyoko Moses

The At of Semicolons & Colons
by Amanda Crabtree Weston
Legato Artist
Tabitha Kyoko Moses
Tweeters We Love
elsiecake   superninon   skunkboy
@elsiecake
Making something pretty every single day!
  @superninon
A full time softie maker.
  @skunkboy
Katie Shelton
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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Launch Your Creativity   Four Cheese Baked Skillet Rigatoni   CRESCENDOh Palette
Launch Your Creativity
April 21, 2012
Register NOW.
  How Sweet It Is
Four Cheese Baked Skillet Rigatoni Recipe.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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Small Fabric Flower Earrings

Mums the Word Print

Studio Devinat
Small Fabric Flower Earrings.

Block Party Prints
"Mums the Word" Print.

Encore on CRESCENDOh
DIY embellished moleskine tutorial   embracing the inevitable   DIY Craft Washi Tape Tags Tutorial
DIY Craft Embellished
Moleskine Journal Tutorial
 

Embracing the Inevitable.


  DIY Craft
Washi Tape Tags Tutorial.

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August 3, 2011

CRESCENDOh: That's Totally Hot
wall art tutorial

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

CRESCENDOh: Words of Wisdom
A man is not where he lives,
but where he loves.


{Latin Proverb}

 
CRESCENDOh: Staccato
CRESCENDOh Staccato

Crafts n Coffee
Wall art tutorial.

L to R: 1. ButterflyLove1. 2. Tracey's Culinary Adventures. 3. Thread dispenser.

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Holly Stinett
Jessi Nagy Guest Curator
I have been creating arts and crafts for as long as I can remember. As a young girl, I used to go down to ...

Jessi Nagy
  creative breathing   scrappy jessi

Holly Stinett
Holly has got to be one of the sweetest girls I know. She loves Barbie just as much as I do. I've known Holly for about 5 years. She's a wonderful friend.

 

Creative Breathing
Elizabeth is truly one of the sweetest ladies I know in Blogland. Just because. I love that about her. With this gift, she touched my heart.

 

Scrappy Jessi
Here is one of my favorite posts.
My room re-do earlier this year.
It's better than Disneyland. It's my happiest place on earth.

 

Kimberly Santiago Kimberly Santiago Guest Curator
Every day is an artist statement, a metamorphosis of such, our given opportunity to create. Holding on to this concept can be daunting or sometimes overwhelming. As creative people, we know that to start at the beginning is deceptively simple ...
collage playground   heather foust   susi creates
Collage Playground
by Kimberly Santiago
  Heather Foust
Heather always has positive and sweet images.
  Susi Creates
Follow up with a little variety and Susie's self-professed ADD.

For the Love of ... Knitting  
apple knitting pattern   knit market bag   knit and felt
Natural Suburbia
Apple knitting pattern.
  So You Think You're Crafty
Knit Market Bag.
  Resurrection Fern
Knit and felt bangle bracelet.

For the Love of ... Flowers  
fabric flowers   chalkboard paint art quilt   fabric flower tutorial
Hey! Jen Renee
Fabric flowers.
  Cynthia Shaffer
Chalkboard paint
art quilting tutorial.
  Sew Ritzy-Titzy
Fabric flower tutorial.

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Crescendoh   Amanda Soule   mixed media workshop
Art Saves Beret
by Tracy Schultz
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  The Rhythm of Family
by Amanda Soule
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{Roost Books}
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by Isaac Anderson
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{Walter Foster}
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jewelry design challenge   jewelry design challenge   World of Geekcraft
A Place of Yes
by Bethenny Frankel
{Touchstone}
  The Creative Habit
by Twyla Tharp
{Simon & Schuster}
  My Life in France
by Julia Child
{Anchor Books}
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Ideas for the BIG day.
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Martha Richardson   felt me up designs   Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Martha Richardson
After moving 800 miles away from my daughter, grandson, family & friends for ...
 

felt me up designs

  Campaign for
Tobacco-Free Kids

Winning Smart. Saving Lives.
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The Good Coach
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Shona Cole

Lynne Perrella

5 Messes to Make This Summer
by artist and author of The Artistic Mother:
Shona Cole
Legato Artist
LYNNE PERRELLA
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
create health   white sangria sparkler   CRESCENDOh Palette
Create Health
Online Workshop

by Dr. Shamanie Haneca
Enroll NOW

  Marcus Samuelsson
White Sangria Sparkler.
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

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luuki

cutrag

Luuki

cutrag

Encore on CRESCENDOh
embroidered paper doilies   altered shoes   knowing the exceptions
TUTORIAL :: Embroidered
Paper Doilies
  Art of the Dress :: Altered shoes.   Knowing the exceptions.

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