Be Mine! 8 Valentine’s Day Projects to Excite

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Love is in the air and I’m seeing the world transform into vivid pinks and reds as people get ready for Valentine’s Day. Add a personal and handcrafted touch to this year’s gifts with these 8 projects inspired by love’s holiday. Whether you’re creating a homemade lip balm or adding some hearts to your home […]

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Love is in the air and I’m seeing the world transform into vivid pinks and reds as people get ready for Valentine’s Day. Add a personal and handcrafted touch to this year’s gifts with these 8 projects inspired by love’s holiday. Whether you’re creating a homemade lip balm or adding some hearts to your home […]

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: Metal-Stamped Library Book Bangles by Sarah A. Donawerth

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

  “The inspiration for these bangles came from a tote bag I found online that said ‘I still believe in 398.2.’ This number is the Dewey Decimal system call number for fairy tales. It seemed like a coded message — a way of announcing to the world that I still love a happy ending and […]

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  “The inspiration for these bangles came from a tote bag I found online that said ‘I still believe in 398.2.’ This number is the Dewey Decimal system call number for fairy tales. It seemed like a coded message — a way of announcing to the world that I still love a happy ending and […]

New Year’s Resolutions: Inspiring Creativity in 2016

Friday, January 1st, 2016

With 2016 only a few hours old, we’re all thinking about how we can embrace the New Year and use the next 365 days to our advantage.  Here are a few of our resolutions and project ideas to get you started: Learn a new skill. The New Year is a time of new beginnings, which […]

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With 2016 only a few hours old, we’re all thinking about how we can embrace the New Year and use the next 365 days to our advantage.  Here are a few of our resolutions and project ideas to get you started: Learn a new skill. The New Year is a time of new beginnings, which […]

Rustic Chatelaine Necklace and a Nunn Design Giveaway

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Project by Sarah Donawerth This project was inspired by the Victorian chatelaine. It was a set of chains hung from a belt that women would use to carry their keys, thimbles, scissors, pencils, fans, or other useful accessories. Even Mrs. Hughes from Downton Abbey had a chatelaine to hang her housekeeping keys from. These jewelry […]

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Project by Sarah Donawerth This project was inspired by the Victorian chatelaine. It was a set of chains hung from a belt that women would use to carry their keys, thimbles, scissors, pencils, fans, or other useful accessories. Even Mrs. Hughes from Downton Abbey had a chatelaine to hang her housekeeping keys from. These jewelry […]