Everything You Need to Know About Working With Linen Fiber

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving |

Linen fiber has been used for thousands of years for garments, household textiles, sails, rope and other purposes. Join us for an in-depth exploration linen, including its unique characteristics, how it's harvested, and how to use it for weaving.

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Quilting With Strips & Strings: What’s the Difference?

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Do you have a pile of scraps you want to turn into a work of art but don't know which technique is best? We describe the two techniques and give easy directions so you can try them out yourself!

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Wear It Well: Tips for Creating Clothing Textures in Illustration

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in Drawing |

Clothing comes in all sorts of textures: smooth, lacy, sheer, fuzzy, fluffy. Capturing these textures in illustration will add personality to your characters and accentuate your artwork.

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Everything You Need to Know About Silk, the Fiber of Luxury

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving |

We all know and love silk, revered for its drape, luster and sensuous feel. Like most other fibers, silk fiber comes in a large variety of qualities. Let's take a closer look at this fiber we all love to work with.

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How Planting Garlic in the Fall Yields a Bountiful Summer Harvest

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

The great thing about growing garlic is, well, everything! It gets planted in the fall, after most of the harvest is done and garden chores are boiling down. This saves you time and stress in the Spring, when planting overtakes your everyday life.

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Give Your Fondant Toppers That Personal Touch With 5 Top Tips

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Get tips for personalizing your custom-made fondant toppers to shine light on the guest of honor and make them feel exceptionally special! Read more

One-Pan Wonder: Cheesy Quinoa Vegetarian Casserole Recipe

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in Food & Cooking | Comments

Have you been on the hunt for a crowd-pleasing vegetarian casserole recipe? Well then, you've come to the right place. I'm going to show you how to make a super filling, incredibly delicious one-pan vegetarian casserole. You don't want to miss this!

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