So this is what it looked like yesterday from the 134 freeway. To see a night shot of the fire when it started pop on over to this post.
I will be staying inside today and definitely getting my craft on and getting some inspiration from these great ideas my fellow crafty bloggers have to share.
Cathie is holding a charity dog costume & book auction. All the costumes were handmade by Cathie and featured in her book Bow Wow WOW! The proceeds benefit the Humane Society.
Crafty Princess Diaries
Tammy talks about booth set ups for art shows as well as trade shows.
Cross Stitch at About.com
One of Connie's friends is really big into Egyptian history and culture, so she has some pattern ideas for gifts. If you like Egyptian-themed decor, you will love these charts!
Mixed Media Artist
Have you ever used an online publisher to create your own artist book?
Naughty Secretary Club
Jen shows how to transform old lace curtains and a cheap wooden embroidery hoop into a one of a kind earring holder.
Stefanie Girard's Sweater Surgery
Yoga ball never "looked" so fun, How to paint a yoga ball to look like an eye for a lawn Halloween Decoration
The Artful Crafter
Eileen just took her new Zutter Bind-it-All out of the box. Woohoo! Look at what a bona fide binding newbie can create with the Bind-it-All.
The Crochet Dude
Drew talks about the crochet conference he just returned from and you can listen to a podcast interview with him and Zontee from Lion Brand Yarns!
The Impatient Crafter
Check out this Haute Couture inspired felt, ribbon and glass bib necklace Madge made for I Love to Create teens!
Get a signed bookplate for your copy of Vickie's book, Pop Goes Crochet!
About Family Crafts
Who are your favorite popular characters? Are they included in this collection of free coloring book pages?
Alexa Westerfield a.k.a. Swelldesigner
Alexa visits the San Francisco Zine Fest and gives a recap of what she saw!