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Enter to Win the #FantasticFoliage Contest!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Other, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Embrace the beauty of the season and step up to this fun Craftsy challenge! Just create and show off any craft showcasing gorgeous leaves or foliage.

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Top October Treats: The Month’s Most Popular Posts + More

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Other, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Happy Halloween, crafters! We don't have any tricks up our sleeves here on the blog, but we do have plenty of treats in case you missed them.

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Free-Flowing Foliage: How to Paint Fall Leaves

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Drawing, Painting |

Nothing is more playful or heartwarming than a beautiful fall day accentuated with warm and golden shaded leaves flowing and swirling through the air. Beautiful leaves painted simply or in detail can add so much to a painting. And the best part is they are so easy to draw and paint! These tips will add will you add action and even emotion to your artwork.

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The Start of Something Wonderful: 13 New Online Craftsy Classes

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Food & Cooking, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Woodworking | Comments

Let's end October on a high note with incredible online learning! From quilting to cake decorating, you're sure to find the class to fit your creative aspirations.

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5 Tips for Drawing the Human Skeleton

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Drawing |

Get back to basics with your figure drawing! These tips for drawing the human skeleton will help you to achieve accuracy and correct proportions when drawing bodies from life, photographs and even coming up with poses from your imagination.

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Art Apocalypse: How to Zombify Your Portraits

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Drawing, Painting |

Halloween is just around the corner and costumes are everywhere. Why not have some fun taking the costume onto the page and creating a zombie portrait? Follow along as I show you different things you can do to your portraits to turn them into gory, big screen-worthy zombies.

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