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Kristin St. Clair

Kristin St. Clair

Name: Kristin St. Clair
Job Title: Crafter, TV
Date started at company: July, 2005
First story you worked on: Glittered snowflakes with Marcie
Hometown: Pleasantville, NY
Education: The School of Visual Arts
First Job: Freelance crafter at MSLO
Astrological sign: Aries
Personal crafting/artwork: little bit of this… little bit of that
Things you collect: Dead things, small things, old things, weird things, white things.

FAVORITE . . .
Color: Black
Holiday: Halloween
Pizza topping: No cheese- just tomato sauce & arugula
Kind of Fabric: Liberty prints
Dessert: A fresh Babycakes cupcake
Source: Rummage sales
Martha Stewart Craft: Toadstools

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Clay Mushrooms!!

Make It : Clay Mushrooms!!

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I picked up a box of Laguna Dry-Hard Clay about a year ago at Michael’s Craft Store on the Upper East Side here in New York City (as available at Amazon.com). Since I lack access to a kiln, I’ve felt deterred to spend the time sculpting with ceramic fire clay. I was particularly drawn to …

Pearl Eyeballs

Make It : Pearl Eyeballs

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Here’s a fun little craft to do before Halloween rolls around—eyeball jewelry!—using inexpensive, faux pearls, a few basic paint colors, and a fine-tip permanent red marker. LOOK through the photo gallery to SEE how it’s done: While you’re at it, make some eyeball pinheads for your pincushion. You’ll giggle (or gasp!) every time you open …

White Wedding Wonders

Inspiration Board : White Wedding Wonders

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I never expected my wedding would consume me, but now I realize that was a silly assumption. It has, and I guess I am just going with it. It’s around the corner now, about a week and a half away, and there are still things to do. My decorating theme is crystals, and it’s transformed …

Set Decorating in the 1950s

Inspiration Board : Set Decorating in the 1950s

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You may remember that I worked as a set decorator on a short film project with my best friend, Nicki Manchisi, over the summer. I wanted to share with you some of the set photos from the film. The film is titled Woo Woo, and it is set in 1961 in Astoria, in New York …

Short Film Set in 1961 NYC

Inspiration Board : Short Film Set in 1961 NYC

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My best friend, Nicki, is in the final steps of earning her MFA in film from San Francisco State. The preparation for her thesis film, Woo Woo, has consumed her the past few months, and up until this point Nicki has done all the work herself. She has really impressed me—I know the amount of work that …

Hang on Mom!

Inspiration Board : Hang on Mom!

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I’ve been thinking a lot about sloths recently. I’ve always thought they were fascinating and I’ve been trying to learn more about them. Ultimately, I would love to spend some time with them—you can actually do that if you visit Costa Rica. So now I am planning a trip! But before my holiday planning in …

Happy Birthday Banner Card!

Make It : Happy Birthday Banner Card!

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A while back on my personal blog, lemmemakeit, I shared a card I made for a special someone’s birthday. It was fun to make, and I received such a joyous response that I created a template so it could be easily replicated. Click through the photos for the how-to so you too can surprise your friends …

Contests & Prizes : Mesh Ombré Necklace Winners

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Congratulations to Patti Lynn Fitzgerald & Melanie Ballard, who won our dazzling necklaces!!! Thank you to all who commented—I really enjoyed reading all your posts!…