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 […]

Free Article Download: Housewarming Beer-Tasting Party by Tara Berger

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

“My husband and I recently hosted a beer-tasting housewarming party in honor of moving to our new hometown of Cleveland, Ohio. After nine years spent living in cities all around the country, we were more than thrilled to settle into our forever home not too far from where my husband grew up. With every big […]

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“My husband and I recently hosted a beer-tasting housewarming party in honor of moving to our new hometown of Cleveland, Ohio. After nine years spent living in cities all around the country, we were more than thrilled to settle into our forever home not too far from where my husband grew up. With every big […]

Free Article Download: Bitsy Bowties by Toni Pullen

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

“Lately I can’t seem to get enough of all the colorful sari ribbons available. What a beautiful way to recycle and reuse! Looking to design a necklace and bracelet combo, I paired the ribbon with polymer clay. This design combination continues to appear in my work lately. Guess you could say I love it! The […]

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“Lately I can’t seem to get enough of all the colorful sari ribbons available. What a beautiful way to recycle and reuse! Looking to design a necklace and bracelet combo, I paired the ribbon with polymer clay. This design combination continues to appear in my work lately. Guess you could say I love it! The […]

Free Article Download: Mixed-Media Sample Book by Karen Turner from Sew Somerset

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

“As a textile artist, texture, color, and lines fascinate me. I also like to find out how different materials sit together, how they handle, and what their effects and possibilities might be. Sometimes I make small samples before embarking on a major piece of art. My favorite way to collect such samples together is to […]

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“As a textile artist, texture, color, and lines fascinate me. I also like to find out how different materials sit together, how they handle, and what their effects and possibilities might be. Sometimes I make small samples before embarking on a major piece of art. My favorite way to collect such samples together is to […]

Free Article Download: Backing It Up by Heather Kindt

Friday, April 29th, 2016

“One of my favorite aspects of art journaling is having a place to experiment. There is less pressure when working in a journal than on a canvas. The effects I achieve when experimenting are what become my artsy-looking backgrounds. An interesting background can turn a simple focal image into art. The beauty of it is […]

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“One of my favorite aspects of art journaling is having a place to experiment. There is less pressure when working in a journal than on a canvas. The effects I achieve when experimenting are what become my artsy-looking backgrounds. An interesting background can turn a simple focal image into art. The beauty of it is […]