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I am not Irish but when I think of St. Patrick’s Day the first thing that comes to mind is green beer. I guess it is a throwback to my college days. So I created this Happy St. Partick’s Day coaster. The design is more like a seal so it could work

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As a design team member, I post on the Rinea blog twice a month. Today I have a tutorial showing you how to line an envelope with Rinea Foiled Paper. [tutorial] Use the following affiliate linking discount code JANETTRIESCHMAN at Rinea for a 10% off savings. Related Posts:An Open Response About Design TeamsHow to

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Today through 2/25, Cricut is featuring excellent sales, 30% off iron-on materials, craft tools, and paper, Cricut Explore Air 2 Machines starting at $199, and 50% off EasyPress Totes. Cricut.com is offering Free Economy Shipping on orders $99+. Use code SHIPFEB. The following links are affiliates. Thank you for using them, in a small way

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Today I have a post over on the ScraPerfect blog for making these earrings from paper beads. I am a member of the ScraPerfect Design Team and I post tutorials on their blog twice a month. I would love for you to hop over and see the entire post. Related Posts:An Open Response About

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Make a Quick and Easy Hostess Gift. Hostess gifts don’t have to be hard to make or take a lot of your time. These woven coasters are easy to make and only take a few materials. You can coordinate them with any decor. I am sure anyone would appreciate a handmade utilitarian

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Starting today through 2/18, Cricut is featuring a Valentine’s Day Flash Sale! The sale features 40% off Materials and Accessories, The Cricut Maker for $329 + More! Cricut.com is offering Free Economy Shipping on orders $100+ Use code FEBSHIP. The following links are affiliates. Thank you for considering to use them. Save 40%

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I have a post on the ScraPerfect blog today with a video tutorial for using foil on polymer clay. [blog post] Related Posts:Mica Powder on Polymer ClayMaking a Christmas Card in JulyPolymer Clay and UV Resin EarringsHow to Make Polymer Clay and Mica Earrings

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Starting today through 2/4, Cricut is featuring Valentine’s Day Sale! The sale features $30 off Cricut Maker Machines and BrightPads, 30% off Iron-On Materials, Infusible Ink, and Other Materials, and 20% off Clearance. Cricut.com is offering Free Economy Shipping on orders $100+ Use code JANSHIP. The following links are affiliates, thank you for using

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If you’re decorating your home, you probably want it to look a little different from the homes of all your friends. A lot of homes have the same artwork, as it all gets bought at the same large furniture stores or online print shops. If you want something a little different, here

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The above image might not look like much but it is actually a wreath building template for stamping. You will use one stamp and stamp it multiple times in a circular fashion and the template will help you get that done. It will make so much more sense when you watch the

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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;
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