Do you like to overhear people’s conversations in restaurants? I sure do! I think that’s why I love a good podcast – that’s how they make me feel. Warm, fuzzy, and nosy.
This year's holiday shopping extravaganza will take place on Saturday, December 1st and Sunday, December 2nd at 82 Mercer St. in SoHo, New York City.
The BUST Magazine Craftacular and Food Fair Holiday 2012 will feature:
- Two full days to sell during one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year.
- A beautiful event space at 82 Mercer Street, located in the heart of SoHo (foot traffic galore!).
- More than 200 crafters and food artisans -- any and all handmade crafts and specialty foods are welcome.
- More food! Your stomachs rumbled, and we listened-- we'll be looking for more food and drink vendors inside, as well as food trucks on the street outside 82 Mercer.
A 3-day conference and market created by Nancy Soriano and Jo Packham of WHERE WOMEN CREATE for creative women and women entrepreneurs!
No one knows more about helping handmade businesses than Hello Craft, the nonprofit trade association for crafty entrepreneurs.
We opened Purl in 2002 with the hope of creating a friendly yarn shop where people could gather and share each other's creativity. In 2006 we opened Purl Patchwork, our fabric shop, just a few doors away from Purl.
Born out of a belief in “art for your everyday,” Poketo is an online destination and brick and mortar shop for design-driven wares that take art off the gallery walls and into people’s lives.
I am an artist from Chicago, IL. I work out of a studio on Chicago's West Side not too far from the United Center and Wicker Park.
Art vs. Craft is a juried event that features both emerging and established makers working in traditional and non-traditional mediums. You will find unique clothing, jewelry, ceramics, household items, toys, stationary, soaps, handbags, stuffed animals, paintings, prints, ornaments and the unimaginable. The event provides an opportunity to avoid mass-produced goods by purchasing items directly from the creative source. Our goal to to urge shoppers to buy handmade for the holidays.
Craft Academy started as an online summer craft school, but has evolved based on what Craft Cadets were asking about each week in our Q & A sessions.
Do you have a hobby you wish you could do all day? An obsession that keeps you up at night? Now is the perfect time to take those passions and make a living doing what you love. In CRUSH IT!
Eco-friendly craft and fiber arts store in Oak Harbor on Whidbey Island. Boutique, public access studio, supplies, classes. We specialize in handpainted yarns and recycled wool. Extensive papercrafts, rovings and more. Fibers (rovings and yarn) primarily locally sourced.
This follow-up to the best-selling Doodle Stitching offers fans expanded and updated basics, 400+ easy embroidery motifs on the page and on a CD sealed in the back of the book, 17 projects, and lots of added inspiration. More than a dozen categories include Alphabet, Asian Chic, Baby, Celebrations, Embellishments, Fruits & Veggies, Space, Trees, Flowers, Winged Wonders, and Woodland Creatures-and each section includes one motif stitched by the author.
In these 20 heartfelt essays, Rachael Herron celebrated romance novelist by day, 911 dispatcher by night, and founder of the hugely popular blog Yarnagogo.com shows how when life unravels there is always a way to knit it back together again, many times into something even better. Honest, funny, and full of warmth, Herron s tales, each inspired by something she knit or something knit for her, will speak to anyone who has ever picked up a pair of needles.
Sunday Morning Quilts: 16 Modern Scrap Projects Sort, Store, and Use Every Last Bit of Your Treasured Fabrics
From two pioneers of today’s modern quilting movement, Quilting Modern teaches quilters how to use improvisational techniques to make graphic, contemporary quilts and quilted projects. Explore seven core techniques and multiple projects using each technique—all presented with detailed instructions. Also included is step-by-step direction from Jacquie Gering and Katie Pedersen on tools, materials, and quilting basics, as well as expert advice on color and design.
I started CraftLeftovers.com back in 2006 as a way to keep myself accountable to using up my leftover craft supplies and ever growing stash. Now five years later, it’s a place for others to find patterns, resources, and inspiration to use what is on hand too!
Andrea Armstrong eats, sleeps, and paints in lovely East Vancouver.
The Chotto Omoshiroi poster is a fun poster where you can learn Japanese, and is a companion to Mogu Takahashi's zine of the same name.
From 16th March 2011, 100% of net profits from the poster will go to the International Red Cross that is sending aid to victims of the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on 9th March 2011.
Please note that the poster measures 16.5 x 23.4 inches and is folded into A5 size.
The Art of Urban Sketching is both a comprehensive guide and a showcase of location drawings by artists around the world who draw the cities where they live and travel.