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Scrapbooking on a Dime

I am a member of several Facebook scrapbooking and journal groups.   I love to see the input of fellow lovers of this craft.  I love to see their ideas and tips.   478 more words


art yarn

In between my free form embroidery and my cross stitch designing and model stitching, I crochet.  As with a lot of my embroidery and stitching, I like to reclaim things and make them into something new, which is what I do with my ‘art yarns’. 194 more words

Carolyn Manning Designs

We R Memory Keepers Fuse Tool

When I first saw the Fuse Tool from We R Memory Keepers I dismissed it quickly as a bit of a gimmick that would soon burn out.   586 more words


Dark lines in faux leather Tutorial


I know that sounds oddly specific. For my Arshtat cosplay I created dark embellished lines in my front-ornament. It was made out of fake leather covering a thin craft foam. 167 more words


Fall Time

Hi Friends, 

It’s finally here, the first day of fall. Everyone has a favorite season. I can’t really  decide which one is my favorite but here are a few things that I love about fall.  50 more words

spider walker

I have added another design to the Halloween Walk Series!  “Spider Walker” joins  “Walking Jack”, “Walking the Bat”, “Walking the Cat” and “Walking Zack” in the series.   149 more words

Carolyn Manning Designs

I wasn't Born in Texas......

But I got here as quick as I could, as the bumper sticker says. You just don’t move to Texas, it moves into you (probably another bumper sticker). 441 more words