Saturday, August 21, 2010

Crafty Bead Project

Friday night I just like to watch TV and do a small craft project for myself.
This is my latest favorite bead. I am just completing week two projects for Alma's online class.

My "Crafty Blogger Friends" were all busy this week too. Here are some great links.

About Family Crafts
Discover creative ways to personalize your notebooks and text books!

Aileen's Musings
Join Aileen's creative torso challenge--you can download and embellish your torso tag and enter to win a free collage sheet.

Craftside-A behind-the-scenes peek at a crafty world
This week at Craftside there is a tutorial on how to paint faces on natural elements, two chances to win a copy of 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse in a "recycle your Swag contest", the first sneak peek into the new book 1000 Artisan Textiles and an interview with the author of Sew Retro, Judi Ketteler.

Crafty Princess Diaries
Do you bead? Are you chic? Then you will want a chance to win Margot Potter's latest book!

Eileen - The Artful Crafter
Do you know how to avoid clay shrinkage and distortion with clays baked in the home oven? Let Eileen tell you.

Margot Potter The Impatient Crafter
Madge shares the third free project from her new book Bead Chic with a giveaway!

Mixed Media Artist

Cyndi has one more metalcraft book to give away this summer. Come sign up for your last chance to win!

Stefanie Girard's Sweater Surgery
See how to make an apron for an Aminko or an 18 inch doll from the book All Dolled Up