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A Blast with the Past: East Tennessee History Fair 2014

If the term “jam-packed” ever defined a one-day festival, it would be most appropriate at the Eighth Annual East Tennessee History Fair sponsored by the… 975 more words


Art is What You Make Others See

 Hello, friends,

Today I’m sharing with you a few mixed media pieces I did a while back. I don’t paint much, but when I do, I enjoy painting random things that pop into my head, rather than real things. 12 more words


Crafts for Cash

Usually during the summer I bead. Except we moved. However this summer we purged out a number of car loads of items that we decided that either we could live without, had too many of the item or we could replace if we needed it in the future. 100 more words


Will I see You at the Fair?

The Fair starts 3 weeks from today!  

I can’t believe it is almost here already. 

I hope you are ordering your advance tickets now. 32 more words

Vintage Christmas

DIY: Muted Neon Hair Grips

I decided to have a go at another easy DIY tutorial for you, this time it’s with some neon colours. I just took some old bobby pins or hair grips whatever you call them and used some of my favourite colours of nail polish to jazz them up a little bit. 255 more words


Patty Doodles at the Big Cartel


As they say, no day but today.  I decided to set up this big cartel account (it’s less of a fuss than etsy), try out their free account and upload some of the stuff I’ve lettered and crafted.   52 more words



After a week of looking in the same spot, I finally found my missing wire cutters and pliers! So excited!

One kraken down, five more to go!