Turn Over a New Leaf With 6 New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Food & Cooking, Knitting, Painting, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

We've rake together a heap of fantastic classes, so you leap straight into a pile of colorful creativity! Check out the newest collection of online classes from Craftsy here, now available at special limited-time prices!

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Off-Camera Flash Equipment: What You Need to Get Started

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Photography |

Using an off-camera flash is surprisingly simple, even for beginners! We'll ease you in and tell you what you need to get started and explain some of the technology used in this technique.

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Luxurious Locks: 4 Tips for Drawing Hair in Pencil

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Drawing |

Creating a realistic portrait is challenging, especially when it comes to drawing hair. These easy and basic tips will make your drawing's locks look 3-D!

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Easy DIY: Corral Your Craft Supplies With Pretty Paper Bowls

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Paper Crafts |

One thing most paper crafters have in common is that we sure do know how to make a mess! These pretty paper bowls are a simple storage solution for the inevitable odds and ends that always seem to be floating around the craft room. Enjoy a fun (and free!) DIY on how to make these paper bowls here.

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Make It Your Own: Converting Darts to Gathers

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Sewing |

Want to ramp up the design of a simple top or dress? Adding soft gathers to the neckline or shoulder is an easy and effective option. Learn how to convert darts to gathers, and with just a few modifications to a basic bodice, you can personalize a look that’s all your own!

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It’s National Lace Day! Celebrate With Beautiful Lace Patterns

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Knitting, Other | Comments

To mark National Lace Day 2014, enjoy this selection of knitting patterns that exemplify some of the qualities that make us fall in love with lace — its feminine, weightless, delicate, intricate appearance, its playfulness and its ability to accessorize an outfit beautifully.

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September Recap: The 15 Most Popular Posts

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Events, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

You don't want to miss these highlights from the Craftsy blog! See which posts readers loved most in September, discover fun freebies and more!

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