Tag: craft

Crafters in a Hurricane

If you don’t know by now (you should probably pay more attention to the world) Hurricane Sandy came up and through the Eastern side of the US and up to Canada making a huge mess.

When the Husband is Away, the Crafts Come Out to Play

The HB is on a 10 day ramble somewhere very South. I get pictures sent daily to my phone of sights they’ve seen, food they’ve eaten and things they’ve done. They even sent me a picture of the… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: The Tucking Tails of Enterlac

I obviously love to knit and I like to try new things. I saw a lot of patterns in the past couple of years that looked like a basket weave. I thought, “Holy crap – nope, can’t do… Read More

Craft Room Overhaul

I’ve been talking and talking about Crafting this and Crafting that. We moved into a two bedroom apartment, so I could do just that! (Actually the HB seems to want to call it the office…I tend to only… Read More

Indoor Herb Garden for the Shoebox Apartment

I’ve never had a “green thumb.” More like a “brown thumb.” The HB has always been sweet and has come home from the store with presents of fresh cut flowers. I absolutely love flowers!! This last time, he… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: Auction Treasures

During the nicer parts of the year, (in Ohio, you just never know) my parents attend several auctions. They come home with treasures. If it’s not a treasure to them, it’s a treasure to someone on eBay. I… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: Crayon Painting for Adults!

Now, I’ve seen this going around Pintrest like crazy, and I don’t want to be a copycat, but I really wanted to try it. I love to paint, so it should be interesting dealing with a different type… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: Hair Pins

I got this new haircut that I’m just not 100% thrilled with. I think it looks like a boy’s shag cut from the 70’s. So, instead of sulking, I decided to make girly hair clips to put in… Read More

Hm, a Craft Sabbatical, huh?

According to dictionary.com, a sabbatical is any extended period of leave from one’s customary work, especially for rest, to acquire new skills or training, etc…… That sounds fantastic. So why the heck am I not already doing this… Read More

Yep, Another Addiction

If you would have asked me what my favorite animal was when I was a child, it would have been a T-Rex, pterodactyl, or maybe a dog. Today, however, I worship the fleece beasts. I’m not even a… Read More