Hello my fellow crafters, artists, and creators of things that make you happy!
How is this fine Monday treating you?
Good, I hope.
I had a wild couple of days. I hobnobbed with the govern-ator (well actually, I just heard him speak at an event I attended). See some pictures here.
And it was the annual Set Decorator Society of America's big event. It was held on the newly rebuilt back lot at Universal (it had a big fire). Lots of the rental houses have booths there to connect with decorators, designers and prop people.
These cool props were from Global Effects Inc. in North Hollywood. The guys there seem to really have fun!Quote alert!!!!
Over at the Queen of cool shadow photography, Angela Cartwright had a contest where she asked for her readers to leave their favorite quotes. Pop on over to this post at her blog Said and Done to check them out. To see inside peeks into her books, click here.
Get out your hooks and warm them up because Drew reveals all the projects from his upcoming book "Crochet It Love It Wear It - The Ultimate Collection for Every Occasion." You are not going to believe how gorgeous crochet can be!
How to make a wooden country critter wall plaque.
Girard's Sweater Surgery
Green Ring and wire earrings inspired by the book 101 Wire Earrings by Denise Peck.
Cyndi has gathered up all her favorite collage and quilt techniques to share.
Potter The Impatient Crafter
Have you ever felt like the 'red headed step child?'
Crafty Princess Diaries
Tammy is hitting the school books again but takes a moment to review her summer crafting and other accomplishments.
behind-the-scenes peek at a crafty world
Craftside's got a chance to win a copy of Jennifer Worick's Simple Gifts and how-to's on making a silhouette, a homemade flea collar for your dog, stringing rings onto a ribbon necklace and a fun video interview with Drew Brophy the author of How to Draw with Drew Brophy.
Carmi uses the sweetest bird embellishments to make a card set.
Watch Aileen's newest video and see how she transforms a boring canvas bag into a snazzy colorful tote!
Read through Sherri's tie-dye tutorial and you will discover how easy it is to create your own colorful, tie-dyed T-shirts and more.