+10 Must-Have Accessories Every Photographer Needs in Their Bag

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Photography |

So… you have your camera and a nice collection of lenses. You have a fashionable, yet functional, bag to put this all in. What else could you possibly need for your next photo shoot? Here are a few ideas of little extras to bring with you that could turn into lifesavers.

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How to Make Wooden Boxes With Dovetails, Part 1: Sizing and Marking

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Woodworking |

In this first installment of a series on how to make custom wooden boxes with dovetails, discover useful tips for sizing and marking your wood.

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Slip into Cozy Knitted Socks for Fall

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Knitting |

Do cold feet get you down in the fall and winter? Start knitting one of these cozy pairs of socks now to avoid a chill and keep your feet nice and toasty all winter long!

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Sweet Chic: 5 Essential Tips for Making Cupcakes That Wow

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Cake Decorating | Comments

Cupcakes shouldn't always be a "quick fix" dessert. When done right, these mini cakes can be surprisingly chic, stylish and grown up! With our top five tips for creating beautifully crafted cupcakes, from a simple swirl to elaborately decorated treats, you're tiny treats are sure to be the toast of the party season!

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Change of Scenery: How to Digitally Remove Paper Backgrounds in Photoshop

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Drawing |

If you intend on using an image on greeting cards, T-shirts, or even on a Web site with a colored background, removing the paper background from a scanned image is a vital skill. Read on for step-by-step instruction on how to digitally remove the background from your illustration:

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Get Organized! Craftsy Instructors Spill Sewing Room Secrets

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing |

Craftsy instructors tell all! Take a tour of Kimberly Einmo's sewing room and learn what Elizabeth Dackson always keeps next to her sewing machine.

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Meatless Monday: Simple Vegan Taco Recipe

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Vegan cooking can sound intimidating but it doesn't have to be! These simple vegan tacos will show you how easy and affordable it is to make a vegan meal, so you can turn "Taco Tuesday" into "Meatless Monday."

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