The Organic Artist for Kids

The Organic Artist for Kids

Immersed in the natural world, The Organic Artist for Kids inspires creativity by connecting kids and their adults to our wilderness roots. In addition to offering a wide variety of fun, collaborative projects using nature as a source for art supplies and inspiration, this book also introduces the concepts of awareness and perception that are fundamental to the creative [...]

101 Quilting Tips & Tricks Pocket Guide

101 Quilting Tips & Tricks Pocket Guide

 (Landauer) Handy Reference to Penny Haren's Expert Advice on Equipment, Short Cuts, Organization, Using Color, Choosing Patterns, Machine Quilting, & More  Over 100 tips & tricks from Penny Haren to make quilting easier and more fun! Find advice on: EquipmentCutting short cutsOrganizing your sewing spacePlaying with colorChoosing patternsMachine quilting tips...and much more! Nationally known quilting authority [...]

Friday Craft Table

Friday Craft Table

This Friday on my craft table is fun Chinese New Year Crafts: Basic Supplies : construction paperpaper plates Scissor ,paint and glue Fan : Cut a paper plate , paint red , add sequins and sticks from the yard - tied with string. Classic Fan. Traditional Chinese Fan, an Artistic Symbol of Literati and Social Status. Fan is in common [...]

National Maple Syrup day !

National Maple Syrup day !

Welcome to class this Tuesday ! And it's all about Maple syrup today ... Bell Ringer? How long before a maple tree produces syrup?forty yearsI  for a maple tree to grow before it is big enough to tap. On a good growing site, and if treated well, a maple tree can be tapped indefinitely.https://vermontmaple.org/how-maple-syrup-is-made Almost all of the maple syrup in the [...]

Saturday Craft time

Saturday  Craft time

So today's theme is birthday fun - Homemade birthday cards. From the Dollar store wooden ornaments: For a Dollar you can find cute ornaments and frames at the dollar store to color and give as party favors or gifts. Happy Birthday card and key ring The simple stamped card is the inspiration behind the key [...]

Weekend Quilter * Book Review

Weekend Quilter * Book Review

Happy Friday ! Need a gift that with keep on giving.... Read on Love to quilt but short on time? Take back your favorite hobby with weekend quilting! 26 step-by-step projects that can each be accomplished in a single weekendBoth traditional and modern projects are included, so you're sure to find something to your tasteLearn specialist shortcuts and [...]