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Contests & Prizes : Shane's Favorite Project in Our Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts

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I’ve worked for Martha off and on over the years. These days I’m freelancing with the Crafts Dept. I am a novice sewer for sure.  I can sew a basic stitch forward and backward.  That is about it.  The prepping for sewing is often intimidating. Before I can start sewing I have to clear out …

On The Web : Craft Merchandise on Sale

Posted by wants to remind you that there are some great sales for last minute holiday crafting.  Use our charming food packaging, ribbons, and embellishments to perfectly present your holiday gifts. Many of our punches, paper packs, and stickers are up to 40% off, and you can get 15 stocking stuffers for only $20. Perfect for …

Make It : Summer Music Mix

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This is Amy, one of the Craft Department’s Summer interns… While CDs feel a little outdated now, I still enjoy making music mixes and burning them on to disks once in a while. I use CDs as a way to share music and to introduce my friends to new artists and songs. Here is a …

Meet : Linden Gray

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When I was asked to write the “Meet” post for this week, the first artist who came to mind was my sister Linden Gray, who I had just returned from visiting on Cape Cod over fourth of July weekend. Linden has been throwing pottery since she was fifteen and has her Bachelors in Fine Arts …

Meet : Meet the Interns

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This is Laurel and Amy, we’re the summer interns in the craft department. Laurel is a Sociology/Anthropology major at Middlebury College in Vermont. Amy graduated from RISD this past spring with a degree in Industrial Design. We’ve been working on a variety of projects over the past few weeks, many of which include lots of …