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Kid’s Craft Day

March 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Anna Clifton, 7, of Dickinson, creates a picture with sticks at Friday morning’s Kids Craft Day at the Dickinson Area Public Library. Continue Reading

Give vintage holiday items a fresh look

December 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

My favorite classic holiday music has long since been transferred to my iPod. So I came up with another way to get my fix of nostalgia: I reproduced the album cover art on a tile coaster that now resides on my coffee table, not my parents’ old turntable. Continue Reading

Crafty Christmas: Give vintage holiday items a fresh look

December 16, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Use your record albums or favorite picture books to make custom coasters.
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Make an advent calendar and a Christmas tradition

December 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The advent calendar, which eases anxiety by counting down those pesky 24 days until Christmas Eve, is as much a holiday tradition for my family as the tree.
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How to make your own Bird’s Nest necklace

November 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

All you need to make a Bird’s Nest Necklace is some wire, wire snips and jewels or beads. I found crystals in my family’s birthstone colors I included me, my husband, my two step children and our son. I also used a large filigree-style bead cap for the back. I didn’t use sterling silver wire, but I’d recommend it if you have sensitive skin. Continue Reading

Clara City Fall Arts and Crafts Sale

November 4, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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East Grand Forks crafts show celebrates 40 years

October 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It started as a small gathering of local crafters, but now it takes up two arenas. Organizers hope to expand to a third. Continue Reading

Big EGF Craft Fair marks 40th year Saturday, Sunday

October 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The East Grand Forks Juried Craft Fair, for years one of the biggest fall craft fairs in the region, will mark its 40th anniversary Saturday and Sunday at two locations that will be connected by a free shuttle bus for customers. Continue Reading

Biggest craft fair in East Grand Forks will mark 40th year in October

August 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The 40th annual anniversary event of one of the area’s biggest and best-regarded craft fairs will be from 10 a.m. through 5 p.m. Oct. 6 and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 7in East Grand Forks. Continue Reading

Spicing up plain vanilla buttons befuddles fiber arts group

January 24, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Thanks to the Internet, a new craft idea is spawned every millisecond. Continue Reading