Free Article Download: A Banner for Life by Hanne Matthiesen

Friday, August 25th, 2017

“Many of my ideas start while cleaning my desk from a previous project. It’s a perpetual rhythm — like breathing: I inhale, concentrate, create, make my studio look a mess, forget to eat, forget appointments, and forget about the world around me. When my work is done, I exhale. Suddenly, I notice that there’s a […]

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“Many of my ideas start while cleaning my desk from a previous project. It’s a perpetual rhythm — like breathing: I inhale, concentrate, create, make my studio look a mess, forget to eat, forget appointments, and forget about the world around me. When my work is done, I exhale. Suddenly, I notice that there’s a […]

Free Article Download: Little Crooked House by Kate Crane

Friday, June 9th, 2017

“Every year, Ranger Ink hosts a Designer Challenge as part of their display at the CHA show, and this year was no exception. Several designers were asked to create a canvas board using the wonderfully bold and colorful Dylusions Ink Sprays. But there was just one drawback — we were only allowed to use one […]

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“Every year, Ranger Ink hosts a Designer Challenge as part of their display at the CHA show, and this year was no exception. Several designers were asked to create a canvas board using the wonderfully bold and colorful Dylusions Ink Sprays. But there was just one drawback — we were only allowed to use one […]

Free Article Download: Belting-Out Boot Decor by Holly Kennedy

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

“Summer is the perfect time to rejuvenate a tired wardrobe. I am by no means a fashionista, but I do like to be somewhat fashionable. As styles and trends change from year to year, I scan my closet looking for budget-friendly ways to update the things I already have. These boot belts are one of […]

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“Summer is the perfect time to rejuvenate a tired wardrobe. I am by no means a fashionista, but I do like to be somewhat fashionable. As styles and trends change from year to year, I scan my closet looking for budget-friendly ways to update the things I already have. These boot belts are one of […]

Free Article Download: Dreamy Layers by Stephanie Gard Buss

Friday, October 21st, 2016

  “I love creating miniature collages set in resin. I first learned the resin-layering technique during a class with Jen Cushman. In the second class I took with her, the Iced Enamel base added a whole new dimension to my jewelry. I love the worn, painted look it creates in the bezel. When you begin […]

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  “I love creating miniature collages set in resin. I first learned the resin-layering technique during a class with Jen Cushman. In the second class I took with her, the Iced Enamel base added a whole new dimension to my jewelry. I love the worn, painted look it creates in the bezel. When you begin […]

Free Article Download: Tablecloth to Summer Top by Tringa Osmani

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

“I’m a big admirer of crocheted doilies. This is probably because I grew up surrounded by unique doilies, and I’ve seen my mother spend hours and hours crocheting and dyeing them. My main inspiration for this project was my mother’s vast collection of these extraordinary pieces. This shirt turned out great because I used one […]

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“I’m a big admirer of crocheted doilies. This is probably because I grew up surrounded by unique doilies, and I’ve seen my mother spend hours and hours crocheting and dyeing them. My main inspiration for this project was my mother’s vast collection of these extraordinary pieces. This shirt turned out great because I used one […]