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November 1, 2013

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Upcycled Sand-Dipped Vases

Friday, November 1, 2013

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Act quickly, think slowly.

{Germaine Greer}

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Health Beauty Life
Upcycled Sand-Dipped Vases

L to R: 1.Sand Art Terrarium by Kelly Christine
2. Starfish S'Mores by Hungry Happenings
3. Ocean Surf and Sand Bubble Necklace by TaylorsEclectic

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Barbara Gilhooly
Joana Carvalho Guest Curator
Never in my life I thought I could paint. What changed? Me ...
joana carvalho
  Anne Patay   liz lamoreux

Barbara Gilhooly
Colors and shapes.

 

Anne Patay
Too bad she doesn't have a blog, because I would love to know more about her process!

 

Joana Carvalho
A workshop by Jennifer Mercede:
A weekend to remember.

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
DIY Paper Mache for Grown Ups   Spring Flower Votives   How To Make Constellation Cards
Barnum's Winter
DIY Paper Mache for Grown Ups
  Hellobee
Spring Flower Votives
  kanelstrand
How To Make Constellation Cards

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keep calm tutorial   Stylish Weddings   martha stewart accessory pouch
Keep Calm and Shoot Straight
Stamping Tutorial
  Stylish Weddings
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Martha Stewart Accessory Pouch
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Saw It On Amazon   Titles to Remember Book Reviews
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  Crafting Fitness
Moleskine Classic Sketch Book, Large, Red, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25)   featuring   dangers of diet soda
Moleskine Classic Sketch Book, Large, Red, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25)   Featuring:
a new magazine
  Marissa Star
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Ideas for the BIG day.
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kelly theil   Table Number Plates   National Braille Press
Kelly Theil
Here is a story about my mom. My mom. My best friend in the whole wide world . . .
  Make
Table Number Plates
  National Braille Press
Promoting braille literacy, braille books, and other braille publications.
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thepleatedpoppy   viviennemcm   pollymarie
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The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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studio crescendoh   coq au riesling   CRESCENDOh Palette
A Face in the Crowd
Two 1-Day Workshops
with Dina Wakley
November 2nd and 3rd
Enrollment now open.
  Simply Delicious
Coq au Riesling
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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Love Birds Cake Stencil

Organic Coffee Scrub

CosmicEmotions
Love Birds Cake Stencil
StellaKenton
Organic Coffee Scrub
Encore on CRESCENDOh
crocheted buttons   the difference between art and craft   crochet tag and heart tutorial
Crocheted Buttons Tutorial   The Difference Between
Art and Craft
  Crocheted Tag & Heart Tutorial

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September 27, 2013

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DIY Monogrammed Cutting Board

Friday, September 27, 2013

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An explanation of cause is not
a justification by reason.

{C. S. Lewis}


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Ruffled
DIY Monogrammed Cutting Board

L to R: 1. Butterfly Wreath by OC Cottage
2. Butterfly Cupcakes by Delish
3. Butterfly Print by BugUnderGlass

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For the Love of ... Paper  
How to Make a Paper Flower Bouquet   How to Make a Paper Bow   Paper Garland Tutorial
Creativebug
How to Make a
Paper Flower Bouquet
  How About Orange
How to Make a Paper Bow
  Lonely Hunter
Paper Garland Tutorial
         

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art journal pages   crochet love   sharpie gel highlighters
Art Journal Pages
Featuring You Taste Like Birthday Clear Stamps

  Crochet Love
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Sharpie Gel Highlighers
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Saw It On Amazon   Titles to Remember Book Reviews
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  Crafting Fitness
Darice 5-Piece Painting Knife Set   Book Play   marissa star
Darice 5-Piece
Painting Knife Set
  All Things Paper
by Ann Martin
  Marissa Star
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deb dunn   Homemade Love Spice Favor Jar   Equality Now
Deb Dunn
A serious automobile accident drastically changed my life overnight. Multiple injuries including . . .
  Something Turquoise
Homemade 'Love Spice' Favor Jar
  Equality Now
Working to end violence
and discrimination against
women and girls.
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The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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Jenny Doh   fresh strawberry galette recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Painting by Heart
1-Day Painting Workshop
for Beginners with Jenny Doh
October 19th OR
October 21st
Enrollment now open.
  Good Life Eats
Fresh Strawberry Galette Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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Textured Swirl Vase

Faceted Ring

TheHeadsCreation
Textured Swirl Vase
ArchetypeZ
Faceted Ring
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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June 18, 2013

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DIY Wrist Collage

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

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Struggle isn't fun, but it is an opportunity to be brave.


{Rae Smith}

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The Green Dandelion
DIY Wrist Collage

L to R: 1. DIY Custom Color Sprinkles by Bubbly Nature Creations
2. DIY Custom Color Nail Polish by Doodlecraft
3. DIY Custom Color Necklace by Vegetarian Ventures

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instagram mini books
Rhonna Farrer Guest Curator
My mantra is "uplift and inspiRe." With everything I cReate, I try to keep this in ...
rhonna farrer
  polka dot chair   creativity exercises

Polka Dot Chair
Instagram mini books are always fun.

 

Polka Dot Chair
A heart full of gRatitude

 

Rhonna Designs
Creativity Exercises

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
diy paper flowers   diy paper fishy mobile   diy paper ribbon garland
Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market
DIY Paper Flowers
  My Clever Nest
DIY Paper Fishy Mobile
  Amy Christie via Design Mom
DIY Paper Ribbon Garland

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gift bag tutorial   craft-a-doodle   Stabilo All Marking Pencil
Stamped Painted Doodled Lettered
Gift Bag Tutorial
  Craft-a-Doodle
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Stabilo All Marking Pencil
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manilla kraft tags   Party Origami   dangers of diet soda
Manila Kraft Tags   Party Origami
by Jessica Okui
  Dangers of Diet Soda
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deb dunn   wedding pom poms   Acterra
Deb Dunn
A serious automobile accident drastically changed my life overnight. Multiple injuries including . . .
  Dolci Odille via Once Wed
DIY Wedding Pom Poms
  Acterra
Action for a healthy planet.
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NicoleVasbinder   ruffhaven   creativekismet
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jennifer mercede   white pizza dip recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Paint, Color & Figure-Doodling
2-Day Workshop
with Jennifer Mercede
July 20-21, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  How Sweet It Is
White Pizza Dip Recipe
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Palette.

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summer art tags

handcut wooden tags

Citron Faire
Summer Art Tags
STWooDandCo
Handcut Wooden Tags
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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April 16, 2013

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DIY Easy Mirror Makeover

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

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If we wait until we are ready,

we'll be waiting for the rest of our lives.


{Lemony Snicket}

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Pointless Pretty Things
DIY Easy Mirror Makeover

L to R: 1. DIY Yellow Drip Planter by Old Brand New
2. DIY Yellow Clutch by Style Scrapbook
3. Yellow Bow Shoe Clips by MaryanKa Studio

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emily ferretti
Jessica Swift Guest Curator
Memorial Day Weekend 2004 was a defining moment in my life. I was 23 years old, and I had a booth at my very first juried art ...
Jessica Swift
  danielle laporte   jessica swift

Oh the Lovely Things
I discovered the gorgeous artwork of Elizabeth Mayville
through this blog.

 

Oh My!
Love this ceremony for
letting go of the past.

 

Jessica Swift
May you feel connected, seen, adored.

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
diy kraft flag tags   diy abstract kraft gift wrap   diy recycled kraft package
Besotted
DIY Kraft Flag Tags
  Anastasia Marie via
Dearest Nature

DIY Abstract Kraft Gift Wrap
  Making Nice in the Midwest
DIY Recycled Kraft Package

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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
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kraft wrapping paper   Perfect Health Diet   dangers of diet soda
Kraft Wrapping Paper

  Perfect Health Diet
by Paul Jaminet and
Shou-Chung Jaminet
  Dangers of Diet Soda
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trisha moschella   DIY Place Card Holder and Appetizer   The Morgan Library & Museum
Trisha Moschella
I am a person with a lot of motivation and drive, but when you are fighting with . . .
  A Fabulous Fete
DIY Place Card Holder and Appetizer
  The Morgan Library & Museum
Preserving, studying, presenting, and interpreting a collection of extraordinary quality.
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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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photography 101 with cynthia shaffer   sweet cornbread recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Photography 101
1-Day Workshop
with Cynthia Shaffer
April 27, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  Meg's Everyday Indulgence
Sweet Cornbread Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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honeycomb clock

honeycomb hexagons

lacasadecoto
Honeycomb Clock

Strange Stranger

Yellow Circle Wood Ring

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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February 12, 2013

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DIY Paper mardi gras beads

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

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Creativity is intelligence having fun.


{Albert Einstein}

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Design Sponge
DIY Paper Mardi Gras Beads

L to R: 1. DIY Fabric Covered Letters by Ideas Magazine
2. DIY Wall of Love by You Are My Fav via Julep
3. Personalized Wall Cloud Wall Hanging by Southern Sky Art

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a field journal
April Meeker Guest Curator
In the third grade my teacher became frustrated that I mixed up my B and D ...
april meeker
  share some candy   second sister

A Field Journal
A cute Valentine idea from one of my favorite designers.

 

Share Some Candy
My daily dose of art.

 

Secondsister
On being happy.

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
DIY paper anemone flower   diy chevron paper garland   double origami heart
Ellinee
DIY Paper Anemone Flower
  My Sister's Suitcase
DIY Chevron Paper Garland
  Origami Spirit
DIY Double Origami Heart

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crochet necklace   creative lettering   task lamp
Crochet Necklace
by Jenny Doh
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Creative Lettering
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  OttLite LED Task Lamp
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  Crafting Fitness
martha stewart crafts bone folder   metal clay fusion   fit with the internet
Martha Stewart Crafts Bone Folder

  Rachel Nelson-Smith's Bead Riffs
by Rachel Nelson-Smith
  How I got fit with the Internet
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michelle shackle   paper anemone pin   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 . . .
  Erin Hung via Love My Dress
DIY Paper Anemone Pin
  The Library Foundation
Enhancing our library's leadership, innovation and reach.
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Lisa Super   just like chipotle's corn salsa   CRESCENDOh Palette
Pin and Keep Sampler
with Lisa Super

1/2-Day Workshop
March 16, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  How Sweet It Is
Just-Like-Chipotle's Corn Salsa
Coffee Cake Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

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oli's cupboard

minimal flower brooch

Oli's Cupboard
Aromatherapy Diffuser
Joanna Rutter
Minimal Flower Brooch
Encore on CRESCENDOh
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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January 10, 2013

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Pallet Top Desk

Thursday, January 10, 2013

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Success is how high you bounce
when you hit bottom.


{George S. Patton}

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Thistlewood Farm
Pallet Top Desk

L to R: 1. Vinyl Butterflies by threadsence.com
2. Butterfly Whoopie Pies by sabrinasue
3. Leather Bracelet with Orange Butterfly by julishland

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Anahata Katkin
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
  Michelle Armas   lorrie spotts

Anahata Katkin
This was one of the most meaningful posts I read when I was in my first few months of painting.

 

Michelle Armas
The artist's process is so much like life.

 

LA Spotts
From this to that.

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
DIY Craft Paper Leaves   DIY Paper Flower   Mobile Balloon
Creative Living in the Burbs
DIY Craft Paper Leaves
  Green Wedding Shoes
DIY Paper Flower
  PaperMatrix
Mobile Balloon

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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
Available Now for Pre-Order
  OttLite LED Task Lamp
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Lion Brand Yarn Bonbons Yarn, Brights   new crewel   stollers and working out
Lion Brand Yarn
Bonbons Yarn, Brights
  New Crewel
by Katherine Shaughnessy
  Stollers & Working Out
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Sharon Stanley   Pocket Watch Ring Boxes   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 . . .
  Martha Stewart Weddings
Pocket Watch Ring Boxes
  Guide Dogs of America
Serving the blind community for over 60 years.
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giantdwarfsue   colettepatterns   jenleedotnet
@giantdwarfsue
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   Kiwi Guacamole   CRESCENDOh Palette
The Amazing Tape-Bound Junque Journal with Julie Fei-Fan Balzer
2-Day Workshop
January 19-20, 2013
Enrollment now open.
  Eat Well 101
Kiwi Guacamole
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

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Lemon Poundcake Sugar Scrub Cubes

Cup in White and Yellow

SymbolicImports
Lemon Poundcake Sugar Scrub Cubes
claylicious
Cup in White and Yellow
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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October 17, 2012

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painted block necklace

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

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Be sure you put your feet in the right place,
then stand firm.


{Abraham Lincoln}

CRESCENDOh Staccato

Lulu the Baker
Painted Block Necklace

L to R: 1. Baked Fruit: 3 Ways by A Beautiful Mess
2. A Decorative Ampersand by Elise Blaha
3. Slow Cooker Korean Short Rib Tacos by Tasty Kitchen

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Lucky Hemlock
Emily Neuburger Guest Curator
My mother likes to remind me that when I was a child, I didn't really enjoy playing with toys, but put a crayon in my hand and I was ...
Emily Neuberger
  untold imprint   Red Bird Crafts

Lucky Hemlock
I love that this artist paints the "peculiar" parts of the natural world. I get a little lost in her clouds.

 

Untold Imprint
Use the last of the autumn flowers in your garden!

 

Red Bird Crafts
Capture the crisp, beauty of autumn by printing with bits of nature. Use your prints as inspiration for poetry, list-making, scene setting, or some other type of creative writing.

 

For the Love of ... Papercrafts  
merry christmas card   scrapbook tutorial   apothecary emporium tray
Wickedly Wonderful Creations
Merry Christmas Card
  Two Peas in a Bucket
Thanks for the Adventure Tutorial
  Two Peas in a Bucket
Apothecary Emporium Tray

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stamped and washi taped mason jar tutorial   Journal It   triplus fineliners by staedtler
Stamped and Washi Taped
Mason Jar Journal Tutorial
by Cynthia Shaffer
TUTORIALS • DIY PROJECTS
  Journal It
by Jenny Doh
Available Now for Pre-Order
  Triplus Fineliners by Staedtler
{NEW Ideas Every Friday}   INTRIGUING NEW TITLES
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  Crafting Fitness
adhesive borders   Show Me a Story   ab exercises
K&Company Adhesive Borders

  Show Me a Story
by Emily K. Neuburger
  Exercises to strengthen your core for 6-pack abs.
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  Handmade Ever After
Ideas for the BIG day.
  Pay It Forward
Lauren Saxton   wedding placecard holders   The Julian Center
Lauren Saxton
Art has helped me through the most difficult times in my life. It helps me relax and lose myself for a time . . .
  KarasVineyardWedding
Wedding Placecard Holders
  The Julian Center
Providing hope an healing to victims of domestic violence.
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Tweeters We Love
whitneydeal   ccerruti   katemiss
@whitneydeal
designer - blogger - photographer
  @ccerruti
artist, maker, builder extraordinaire
  @katemiss
creative studio: jewelry: print shop
The Place to Be The Art of Creative Cooking   Artistic Color Palettes
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Amy Hanna   lemon curd pudding recipe   CRESCENDOh Palette
Belts, Bracelets, and Straps
with Amy Hanna

1-Day Workshop,
November 3, 2012
Enrollment NOW Open.
  Wholesome Cook
Lemon Curd Pudding Recipe
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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bow charm necklace

Lips Coat Rack Hanger

DeuceFashion
Bow Charm Necklace
Spare Time Wood Designs
Lips Coat Rack Hanger
Encore on CRESCENDOh
journal it   control + Z   collected intuitions
Journal It   Control + Z


  Collected Intuitions

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August 30, 2012

Archives
DIY Storybook Brooch

Thursday, August 30, 2012

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Not knowing what to do with your life
is a great thing to do with your life.


{Unknown}

CRESCENDOh Staccato

Patchwork Cactus
DIY Storybook Brooch

L to R: 1. Yarn Wreath by Knock Knocking
2. DIY Bird Mobile + Free Pattern by Spool
3. DIY Bird Nest Necklace by Sincerely Kinsey

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Mary Engelbreit
Lisa Kettell Guest Curator
When I look back and reflect on my life, art has always been a huge part of it, not just because I grew up in an artsy family ...

Lisa Kettell
  Clearsnap and Globecraft Memories   Sun & Fun

Mary Engelbreit
Mary Engelbreit has been my artist crush since I was 8 years old, her style and whimsy has continued to put a smile on my face all these years, being published in one of her books: 120 Slow Cooker Recipes, 2 years ago marked a special place in my heart, receiving my copy that Christmas Eve made my holidays shine bright.

 

Clearsnap and Globecraft Memories
As a design team member this year, 2012, I am enamored by all the creativity that comes out of the fellow design team at Clearsnap and Globecraft Memories.

 

Faerie Enchantment
Sun & Fun

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
DIY Neon Feather Storage Boxes   DIY Flight of Fancy Wall Canvas   DIY Paper Feather Wreath
Mod Podge Rocks!
DIY Neon Feather Storage Boxes
  Better Homes & Gardens
DIY "Flight of Fancy" Wall Canvas
  Carolyn's Homework
DIY Paper Feather Wreath

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Knit Paper Doll Clothes Tutorial
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  Journal It
by Jenny Doh
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  Pentel Arts Aquash Water Brush
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Stampendous Peacock Feather Stamp   The Collage Workbook   just do it
Stampendous Peacock Feather Stamp

  The Collage Workbook
by Randel Plowman
  Yesterday You Said Tomorrow
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Lauren Saxton   DIY Be My Bridesmaid Cupcakes in a Jar   MADRE
Lauren Saxton
Art has helped me through the most difficult times in my life. It helps me relax and lose myself for a time . . .
  Marry This
DIY "Be My Bridesmaid"
Cupcakes in a Jar
  MADRE
Demanding rights, resources & results for women worldwide.
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urbanfarmhouse   alyson stanfield   mardernfarmette
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A boutique that houses a funky pastiche of one-of-a-kind found vintage objects for the home and garden.
  @abstanfield
I hang out with artists
in my online classes and live workshops, provide
art biz tips.
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American Girl Tweeting from an 18th Century Farm in the Irish Countryside.
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stephanie jones rubiano   Zucchini Bread Cookie Whoopie Pies   CRESCENDOh Palette
Enviable Encaustic Panels
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October 13, 2012 with
Stephanie Jones Rubiano
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  Iowa Girl Eats
Zucchini Bread Cookie
Whoopie Pies
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

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Gold Zag Tray

Glitter Dipped Soy Candle

Up in the Air Somewhere
Gold Zag Tray
Max and Me
Glitter Dipped Soy Candle
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You Are Invited to
Collected Intuitions
October 6th
  501st Mile


  Beauty of Impermanence

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August 18, 2012

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Saturday, August 18, 2012

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Happiness is not a goal;
it is a by-product.


{Eleanor Roosevelt}

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Paint Me Plaid
DIY Cork Board Messaging Hoops

L to R: 1. DIY Belt Bracelet by Henry Happened
2. Citrus Cranberry Cream Cheese Danish Braid by Barbara Bakes
3. Large Boho Bag by uniqueboutlque

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Danielle Daniel
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
  the fiddlehead report   Harmony Pyper

Danielle Daniel
Because her attitude and courage inspires me.

 

the fiddlehead report
Her art and her spirit are so beautiful.

 

Harmony's Art
1, 2, 3 Sew Projects

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
Print on Brown Paper Bags   How To Cover a Book   DIY Paper Wheels
Oh Happy Day
Print on Brown Paper Bags
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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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by Jenny Doh
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EK Success Slim Edger Punch, Flower Burst   The Collage Workbook   Making Fabric Jewelry
EK Success Slim Edger Punch, Flower Burst   The Collage Workbook
by Randel Plowman
  Making Fabric Jewelry
by Marthe Le Van
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Lauren Saxton
Art has helped me through the most difficult times in my life. It helps me relax and lose myself for a time . . .
  Offbeat Bride
DIY Brooch Bouquet
  AmeriCares
A passion to help.
The ability to deliver.
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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
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@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   Apricots and Herbed Strawberries with Angel Food Cake   CRESCENDOh Palette
A Weekend of Journaling Fun with Pam Garrison
August 25-26, 2012
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  Chow
Apricots and Herbed Strawberries with
Angel Food Cake
  Palate-Inspired
Palette.

OMG! The Best of Etsy
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Multi Colored Embroidered Bag

Blue Tribe dress

salvagelife
Multi Colored Embroidered Bag
QooQooFashion
Blue Tribe Dress
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Studio Explorations
Watermelon
  Studio Explorations
Algea Becoming


  Yes. I am.

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June 23, 2012

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Saturday, June 23, 2012

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Adventure is worthwhile in itself.


{Amelia Earhart}

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Simple Design
DIY Clothing Rack

L to R: 1. Bouquet Favor Box by Once Wed
2. Ayurvedic Turmeric Coconut Milk Soap by themefragrance
3. Easy Lemon Squares by MyRecipes.com

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grrl + dog
Seth Apter Guest Curator
Art came to me and I came to art "later" in life. It was not an interest for me growing up, nor in my early years ...

Seth Apter
  red or gray   the altered page

grrl + dog
The world needs your art.

 

red or gray
Wrapped and held.

 

The Altered Page
Thoughts for day and night.

 

For the Love of ... Paper  
DIY Fine Paper Wallet   Brown Paper Flowers Tutorial   Perfectly Patched Card (with Printable)
Paper Source Blog
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Paper Flowers
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Origami Paper
100 Color Pack

  Hat Shop
by Susanne Woods
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by Seth Apter
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Julie Johnson
When I was six, I wanted to be an artist. My childhood was shattered when my mom experienced horrific . . .
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DIY Photo Table Runner
  Direct Relief International
Healthy people. Better world.
Since 1948.
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The Good Coach
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Shona Cole the Good Coach

Cannelle et Vanille

The Importance of Art to Your Mental Health
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Legato Artist
Aran Goyoaga
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willowing   avgjanecrafter   jackieatweelife
@willowing
i like avocados, pink bubblegum and messy hair
  @avgjanecrafter
Editor-in-Chief at @CRAFT & contributing writer @MAKE, hand embroidery-obsessed, massive space geek.
  @jackieatweelife
I design, craft, play, cook, travel, dream, and blog at weelife.com. I think it's about the wee things.
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incised to perfection   Guacamole with Jicama and Mango   CRESCENDOh Palette
Incised to Perfection
with Chris Cozen

July 7-8, 2012
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  Serious Eats
Guacamole with Jicama and Mango
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Horizon Post Earrings

Bright Handmade Round Beads Necklace

BrokenFingersArt
Horizon Post Earrings
JullMade
Bright Handmade Round Beads Necklace
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Rubber stamp carving tutorial   painted bottles with crochet   urgency of the next and the finite of the now
Rubber Carving Tutorial   Painted Bottles with Crochet


  Urgency of the Next and the Finite of the Now

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