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CraftSanity Magazine Summer Issue 2011 Preview

Summer’s almost here and we’re ready to celebrate the season with a new fun-filled issue of CraftSanity Magazine. From exciting sewing, knitting and crocheting patterns to super-sized crepe paper flowers recipes for strawberry jam,...

Almost done…

Here is the pile of paper that I spent my holiday weekend with. The multi-colored scribbles on the CraftSanity Magazine page proofs are a sure sign that we’re getting really close to the finish...

Hello again

My apologies for the sporadic blog posting of late. I’ve been busy putting the finishing touches on issue 3 of CraftSanity Magazine and attending art shows hosted by my daughters in our hallway. The girls...

CraftSanity On TV: Make your own lemonade stand

My daughters are gearing up for their first ever lemonade sale, so I decided to whip them up a cute little booth to make it all very official. I originally had an elaborate plan...

Plowing Through

Here it is Thursday and I have a seemingly impossible pile of work to tackle before the weekend. How will I get it all done?  I’m not sure exactly. My strategy has always been...

Royal Wedding Crafts

In the event that you have not already had your fill of the royal wedding media blitz, here I go with a little more William and Kate coverage. I was scheduled to do a...

Hello again. It’s been a while.

Check out these cute little finger puppets that I bought to put in my daughters’ Easter baskets. I bought them for $4.50 each at a local “fair trade” shop. I made the purchase even...

The Necklace Project: Link 13 From Yours Truly

One of the best parts of being part of the online creative community is connecting and collaborating with people from around the globe. So I was happy when Mindy, the inspiring creator and hostess...