I wanted to share with you something incredibly cute on this last day of 2012, because who can't use a dose of cute? This needle felted snow bunny comes from the very talented hands of Laurie Sharp, author of Felted Feathered Friends: Techniques and Projects for Needle-felted Birds.
I also want to congratulate our winners of the "e" book giveaway with Quarry SPOON!
Here at Craftside:
Grand winner of all five books - Hueisei
And speaking of winning you can get yourself in the running for a copy of:
over at the blog
and read a cool interview with the author Amy Kopperude!
And in more crafty links:
Some sage advice about dealing with family.
Maki Sushi recipe
Beer and pretzels... and caramel, oh my!
Teddy Bear 1.0
The Crafty Princess reviews one of Craftsy.com's amigurumi classes and shows off her first teddy bear attempt from the class.
Old Book Crafts
If you've got some old books, maps or antique paper around, you can make some pretty cool upcycled book projects. Check out the round-up of upcycled book projects at CraftFoxes.
New Paintings: Hey You
Cherie shares paintings and poetry.
L Thykeson's Uniques
Santa came early, and some arty eye candy for you to look at
How to Create a New Year Photo Calendar
A photo calendar lets you keep memories close all year long. Here's how to design and bind one yourself.
Red Wing Shoes: Design firm Capsule (USA)