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Just In! Announcing Brand New Paper Crafts Classes From Craftsy

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

You've waited long enough! On the heels of announcing new gardening classes and woodworking classes last week, we're thrilled to finally unveil brand new new paper crafts classes from Craftsy, including two completely FREE mini-classes. Without further adieu, here are the latest and greatest online classes in Craftsy's Paper Crafts catalog!

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Creative Escape Flash Sale! Enjoy Savings on Select Classes Now

Posted by on Jul 18, 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 | Comments

Find your creative escape with limited time discounts on select online classes. You can dive head first into summer savings up to 50% off. But you better hurry! These class savings will be gone faster than a firefly!

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Do You Know the Difference Between Top and Roving?

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Spinning |

What is roving? Are you overwhelmed by the learning curve of all the different preparations of spinning fiber available? Here is a simple breakdown of each type of spinning fiber, and what styles of yarn it is used for. Different spinners prefer spinning different preparations of wool, so it's fun to try out all of these types to see which is your favorite!

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Find Your Green Thumb With Craftsy Gardening Classes!

Posted by on Jul 11, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Craftsy is going green! Start explore a new hobby in the great outdoors with our fun, fresh online gardening classes. We're digging deep to bring you two new classes, bounteous with learning and discoveries, including a FREE mini-class. Read on to learn more!

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How to Make a Habit of Trying New Things

Posted by on Jul 11, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Making the simple commitment to create something every day – big or small, basic or complicated – is a surefire way to ignite your imagination, feel adventurous and get seriously crafty.

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Everything You Need to Know About Longwool Fiber

Posted by on Jul 11, 2014 in Spinning |

Longwool sheep produce long-stapled wool that is wonderful to spin and popular among hand spinners. Different longwool breeds have unique characteristics. We break down the differences here to help you find the wool that's right for your project!

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