Category: Review

Craft Book Inspiration

This week my Grand Rapids Press craft column is a review of some inspiring new craft books. You can read the column on my newspaper blog. And be sure to read it all the...

A New Handmade Dress For Me

I’ve been distracted ever since I got my hands on a copy of “Weekend Sewing” by Heather Ross. It’s a beautiful book (STC Craft, $27.50) featuring illustrations by Heather and great photography by John...

Phat Fiber: A Box That Rocks

A fun sample box from Jessie over at Phat Fiber arrived in the mail the other day, and, WOW, what a treat. I love, love, love yarn, so it was a very fun to...

Tracey Ullman and Mel Clark Get Their Knit On

Tracey Ullman and Mel Clark Get Their Knit On

In my not-so-spare time, I write book reviews for The Grand Rapids Press where I work as a staff reporter. Here’s my review of “Knit 2 Together” that appeared Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006.By Jennifer...

Crafting Sanity

Crafting Sanity

Now that I have my CraftSanity podcast up and running, it’s time to join the creative bloggers of the world and contribute what I can to the to the creative landscape. Above is a...

Review: ColdHeat Freestyle Cordless Glue Gun

Review: ColdHeat Freestyle Cordless Glue Gun

This is where I test out crafty books, products and services and tell you what I like. This is a new feature and CraftSanity podcast suppliment. NOTE: I’m not being paid to mention this...

Review: Yarn of the Month Club

Review: Yarn of the Month Club

This is where I test out crafty books, products and services and tell you what I like. This is a new feature and CraftSanity podcast suppliment. NOTE: I’m not being paid to mention this...