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September At Crafty Hazel's Christmas Extra

It’s September people, how did that happen?  Time to get a jump on all those Christmas cards.

As always we have the fantastic Jodi from Bugaboo Stamps sponsoring the challenge and the DT get to use her wonderful images for our cards.  109 more words


When there are tears in your ice cream...

The custom order didn’t go well. It apparently arrived with a broken fish. She is sending it back so I can fix it.

I’m feeling really disappointed. 37 more words


It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Comic Book Earrings! (With Video)

I have been waiting for over a year to complete this project. I was originally inspired to do this craft after I rescued a classic Superman comic book page from one of my classes. 693 more words


Practicing for the Holidays

Every year I say I’m going to save some money at the holidays by making gifts instead of buying all of them. Realistically I only know a few people who would actually like my homemade gifts for Christmas. 170 more words


10 of the biggest money makers at my parents' yard sale

Recently I had the pleasant/ terrifying task of selling a lot of my parents’ (and my own) things at a giant yard sale. I was amused at what the biggest and oddest money makers were at this sale. 744 more words


DIY screen print part 1

A while ago I picked up an embroidery hoop for $1. I finally found a picture that both the kids liked.

I put the nylon over the hoop ( I slipped the inner hoop into the knee high (which was worn and no longer stayed up) and secured the outer hoop and carefully cut down the nylon) 82 more words


Collecting as an Art Form

I’ll admit it … I collect:

  • cane trays (the sort made in occupational therapy classes),
  • stones (but they have to be white and smooth),
  • fabric of every colour and texture,
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