Dalplex Christmas Craft Market – My First Big Craft Show!

I just finished a three-day weekend of my first big (translation:  pricier-booth-rental-but-thousands-of-visitors-coming-through) craft show!  I was a vendor at the Dalplex Christmas Craft Market.  It was a lot of fun having a booth space (8 ft. by 10 ft.) in which to spread out my products.  I had a general layout idea in my head,… Continue reading Dalplex Christmas Craft Market – My First Big Craft Show!

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Bags, Brooches, and Craft Show

Wow, I cut out a lot more pieces of fabric for projects than I thought!  But I have made progress in them.  I should be ready for the first craft show of the season in three weeks!  Featured below are reversible cross-body bags, reversible tote bags, and wool and silk brooches.  Feast your eyes on the… Continue reading Bags, Brooches, and Craft Show

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Craft Area Gets Reorganized; New Items Made

Well, I’ve had a busy summer with household and family projects in addition to craft projects, thus the gap in between posts again.  However, today I was able to take a bunch of photos, and now I will catch you up on my progress towards the fall craft shows! One project I did was to… Continue reading Craft Area Gets Reorganized; New Items Made

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Craft Show and Flower Brooches

I spent last Friday and Saturday at the Hand Made Art & Craft Show.  It was fun to meet some new artists and crafters who are closer to where I live!  I bought an art print from one of the artists, who was very fun to talk with.  Many thanks to those of you who came… Continue reading Craft Show and Flower Brooches

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Learning How to Watermark Photos

So my next project in this craft business journey is to learn how to watermark my photos.  This is so when I share them anywhere on the internet, my information will follow the photos. Let’s see if this simple experiment worked (the photo is a crocheted cotton stuffed ball I made for a friend’s baby):… Continue reading Learning How to Watermark Photos

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About Me

I live with my husband and our two teens.  I love working with fabric, yarn, and paper; and I love bright colours.  I have been sewing and crocheting since I was a child.  I developed a love for working with paper when I was in my mid-20’s, and after the birth of my second child… Continue reading About Me