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New: Hearts

My “to do” list has had making hearts on it for a long time.

I finally made myself make time to do it.

These hearts are 11″ high, and about 12″ wide. 152 more words


The World's Full Of Cheese....

… and I’m going to help everyone serve it.

That’s my plan, anyway!

Last year, we sold 20 cheese boards in the first December weekend. It proved to be our largest event of 2015: … 329 more words


The 200th Cutting Board, 5th Time 'Round

The biggest event of the year for us has, for the last 2 years, been Santa’s Art Shop in Ridgecrest. That event – its 35th annual – is this weekend, so I have been working long hours to get the inventory in shape for the big event. 365 more words


The Last Bits Of Magic

This whole magic thing is out of control. With this group of Magic Bottle Openers (I call them MBOs), I have made over 200 of them this year. 561 more words


The Board Chronicles: Carpinteria Holiday Faire 2016

The Board Chronicles is an ongoing series of articles about the adventures of Mrs M’s Handmade as a vendor at community festivals & craft fairs. Mrs M’s subsidiary, Mr M’s Woodshop, has been approved to create this chronicle for the good of vendorkind. 316 more words

Cutting Board

Large and Very Large Cutting Boards

I display boards at events as large as 16″ x 21″.

Those are large cutting boards, especially when they are 1-1/2″ thick. But do I make bigger boards, people ask? 296 more words