Check out these new features and opps in the world of crafts!
My favorite paint company, Delta Technical Coatings is calling for entries in the third annual Delta Painting Challenge! The top design in each of the three themes wins $1,000, a Fun Day at the Society of Decorative Painters chapter of the winner’s choice, plus their work will appear in a Delta ad, a free pattern packet AND their project will be on display at various trade shows. Information is available at Delta Crafts.
This is fun: Fiskars, yes, the scissor people, have unleashed a cyber site in honor of us cut-and-paste types. FiskarsCrafts.com). you’ll find goodies like daily crafty horoscopes (this part isn’t up yet), DIY tips, a bi-weekly webcast with projects, and special guests.
Last year, Debbie Macomber made a splash with her fictional book about a knitting group called The Shop on Blossom Street. It was such a sweet story about four women who come together through knitting. Now she has a new page turner out that is a sequel of sorts.
I read a A Good Yarn in two days. It’s just as cozy as the first title and introduces three new characters, as well as bringing back the ones from the first book. You can see more about it here.
peace, respect & glitter.
See the new line of Crafty Chica products at select Michaels stores!! All content/photos copyright, © Kathy Cano-Murillo, 2008.