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CraftSanity Episode 6 Crafting Humor with Folk Singer Deirdre Flint 0

CraftSanity Episode 6 Crafting Humor with Folk Singer Deirdre Flint

Take a walk on the wild and musical side with comedic folk singer Deirdre Flint, 38, of Phillidelphia, PA. She’s the creative woman who wrote the “The Boob Fairy” song that I played at...

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Headline madness postcard art from episode 6

Headline Madness Postcard ArtBy Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood Supplies: women’s magazinesscissorsglue stick4×6-inch index cardsclear decoupage mediumpaint brushDirections: 1- Tear and clip out headlines and oddball phrases. If you think the headlines in some popular women’s magazines...

CraftSanity Episode 5: Follow Your Bliss with Violette Clark. 1

CraftSanity Episode 5: Follow Your Bliss with Violette Clark.

Fasten Your Craft Fairy Wings and tune in for an interview with one of the freest spirits on the planet.Her name is Violette Clark and she is an extremely brave woman. She’s an illustrator...

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Spirit doll from episode 5

Reclaim Your Creative Spirit with Violette Clark’s Spirit Doll Pattern Materials:Cotton muslinFimoWatercolor paperAcrylic paintsComposition gold leafFeathersBeadsCopper wireFiberfill GlitterWhite glueMod podgeFine tip Sharpie felt pen Create a delightful spirit doll to help you connect with...

CraftSanity Episode 4: Craft out your rage with the creators of The Anti Craft. 0

CraftSanity Episode 4: Craft out your rage with the creators of The Anti Craft.

Renée Rigdon and Zabet Stewart aren’t ashamed of their anger. They’re so comfortable with it, in fact, that they made it their inspiration for The Anti Craft, their online craft zine where they celebrate...

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Anti Craft Valentine's Day surprise from episode 4

An Anti Craft Valentine’s Day surprise from Renée Rigdon and Zabet Stewart from the Anti Craft. Download the pdf More about episode 4

CraftSanity Episode 3: John Murphy Socks It To Us 0

CraftSanity Episode 3: John Murphy Socks It To Us

This week meet John Murphy the artist, illustrator, comic author and sock collector. John lives in Asheville, North Carolina where he makes stuffed monsters out of castoff socks. Learn more and listen to this...

CraftSanity Episode 2: Get Inspired by Project Master Jeffrey Yamaguchi 10

CraftSanity Episode 2: Get Inspired by Project Master Jeffrey Yamaguchi

On this episode you’ll meet Jeffrey Yamaguchi, a 35-year-old writer, website publisher and author of the inspiring book, “52 Projects: Random Acts of Everyday Creativity.” Tune in to hear his thoughts about how creative...

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Eyeball With Nerve Endings from episode 1

Regina Rioux Gonzalez was kind enough to share her Eyeball With Nerve Endings pattern with us. The pattern will be featured in the 2007 Pattern-A-Day-Calendar, so look for that next year. Download the pdf...

CraftSanity Episode 1: Meet the Creator of Monster Crochet 1

CraftSanity Episode 1: Meet the Creator of Monster Crochet

Welcome to the CraftSanity Podcast Episode 1Tune in for a behind-the-scenes chat with Regina Rioux Gonzalez, 36, of Los Angeles, the creative force behind MonsterCrochet.com. Learn more and listen to this episode