Download some freebie Cabinet Cards from Aileen's Musings this week, and check out her gouache paint and altered cabinet card tutorial.
Cathie Filian has a fun tutorial on recycling jeans into fashion cuffs with personalized patches.
Crafty Princess Diaries
The Crafty Princess asks: Are you a tweaker or a tried and true crafty type?
Cross Stitch at About.com
Be the first to stitch and submit a photo of Connie's free BGB Gizmo Pattern and have your photo featured as the stitched model. Get your 15 minutes of Cross Stitch fame!
Layers Upon Layers
Fabulous artwork by a very motivated distance learner :-)
The Crochet Dude
Drew kicks off the New Year with a free pattern. Check out his "Cafe Couture"!
Craftside- A behind-the-scenes peek at a crafty world
Kicking off the new year Craftside will theme each week with a letter from the alphabet and give away a book a week to a lucky commentor. This week there is ATC art, a free antler graphic from Design Parts Sourcebook: Romantic, photos from an appearance by Patti Medaris Culea with doll and altered book pocket design, and a sneak peek at some of the cool pages from Essential Fashion Illustration-Men.
The Impatient Crafter
If you're attending the Tucson Gem Show or CHA, Madge would love to meet you! Check out her schedule and come take a class or get a signed copy of one of her new books!
Over the years I have learned some trick when it some to storing craft supplies and staying organized, and I am happy to share these with you.