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How to Etch a Glass Decanter with EtchAll

The minute I saw this decanter advertised on the Dollar Tree website, I knew I had to have it. I wanted to etch it with etchall. I love the iridescent quality of the glass. I had a hard time deciding which color decanter to get but ultimately decided upon the purple version. I originally envisio…

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How to Craft a 3D Rose Panel

Designer Craft Connection is having a blog hop sponsored by DCWV's Petal Paper. I'd never worked with Petal Paper before so I ran a few tests before I decided upon what I was going to create. I will share those experiments with you before I share the tutorial for my project.

Visit all the other…

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Creatively Crafty Link Party #224

Weekly Link Party


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This week's Link Party

There are just a few simple rules:

  • Link to a specific post, not your homepage.

  • Link up something YOU made/wrote/created.

  • Giveaways, other link…

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Digital Stamp Collab Hop and Giveaway

I am sharing this card I made using Sunshine and Bee Design's digital stamp. This project is a part of the Facebook group Craft Collabs. We are sharing projects made with this digital stamp as well as a giveaway.

Sunshine & Bee Designs is giving away a gift voucher to one winner residing …

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Stay Home Free SVG

This month's Free SVG Group's theme is Quarantine. Stay Positive and Stay Home is my submission for the theme. I like how the colors graduate down the shirt but you could easily change the color for your own creation. I am showing the design on a black shirt but it would work well on a tote or p…

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Making a Rinea Paper Spinner

I have a really fun post and video tutorial on the Rinea blog today making this paper spinner. The bend in the foiled paper catches the wind and causes it to spin. I am a part of the Rinea Design Team and I post tutorials on their blog twice a month. [

If you make a purchase on Rinea, Use the fo…

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Why Eyeglasses Are So Expensive

(Photo by Syed Hussaini on Unsplash)

 

Anyone with bad eyes can regale the pains of shopping for eyeglasses, or even worse, the steep price tag that often comes with them. Most employers don’t provide vision insurance; most people end up paying out-of-pocket for eyeglasses and eyeglass access…

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How To Make Metal And Leather Earrings

I enjoy making jewelry, I have been doing it for years. Recently I was introduced to Creative Edge, their CrossOver II die-cutting machine, and all the wonderful jewelry making materials from Makers Movement. It opened up a new level of creativity for me. 

The thing I find the most use…

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Making a Spring Gift Tag with ScraPerfect

I have a springtime gift tag tutorial up on the ScraPerfect blog today. I am a member of their design team and share posts twice a month. Here is a link to the tutorial: [spring tag] To create the tag I used a number of different products, they are all linked below for your convenience a…

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How to Fold a Paper Spinner

For this project, you will need one piece of copy paper cut in a square. Mine was 5" but any size will work. These are fun to fold and then the result is fun to play with. It can also be a good stress reliever. Try making them in different sizes and try spinning them with each hand. You will find …

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Janet Van Lone Trieschman is a mom who loves to create. She left a career as a college professor teaching Graphic Design to raise her family. Looking for a creative outlet, Janet started a website; Try it - Like it - Create it.

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