A Matter of Perspective: How to Add Dimension to Your Art

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Drawing, Painting |

In this post, we'll introduce you to some of the key aspects of perspective, including easy ways to add perspective to your artwork. These easy-to-follow tips can be applied to any style, from bold cartoon-like illustrations to realistic, painterly pieces. So get ready to change your point of view on perspective.

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Tips for Growing Squash + Some Surprising Fun Facts

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

Did you know you can train squash to grow vertically to provide more space in the garden? Or that you can actually eat the squash blossoms? Did you know you can use milk to help keep a common squash problem under control? Read on for some more tips on growing and fun facts about everyone's favorite garden crop.

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Free Pattern Friday: Get Nerdy With 7 Geek-Loving Patterns!

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Hey there all you free pattern lovers — it's hip to be square! From Star Wars to science, get geeky with these FREE nebulously nerdy patterns.

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Shop the Summer Clearance Sale: Act Fast, While Kits, Fabric & Yarn Last!

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving |

Save up to 75% off kits, fabric and yarn in our summer clearance sale. From best-selling sewing kits to your favorite Fat Quarters, these clearance items are going fast, so don't wait a single second. Shop now for amazing savings!

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Add “Wow Factor” to Your Designs With These Innovative Scrapbooking Ideas

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Paper Crafts |

Get inspired by these innovative scrapbooking ideas that will take your designs from ordinary to extraordinary.

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Tips for Choosing Perfect Color Palettes for Your Paper Craft Projects

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Paper Crafts |

Learning how to use a color wheel certainly comes in handy when picking perfect color schemes for card making and scrapbooking projects. Here are some tips and tricks to help you pick perfect color palettes every time!

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Top 5 Tips for Beginner Gardeners

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

Every veteran gardener had to start somewhere, and most of us made every mistake in the book that first year. I'm here to share those big mistakes to get you off on the right foot.

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