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Marcie McGoldrick

Marcie McGoldrick


Name: Marcie McGoldrick
Job Title: Editorial Director, Crafts and Holiday
Date started at company: May, 1999
First story: Paper Bag Luminarias, Weddings, Fall 2002
Hometown: Oreland, Pa
Education: Pratt Institute (MID) Masters Industrial Design
First Job: Babysitter
Astrological sign: Virgo
Personal crafting/artwork: Ceramics, marciemcgoldrick.com
First craft memory: Not positive but I think it included pasta as beads
Things you collect: Eva Zeisel Dishes, Blown Glass

FAVORITE . . .
Color (Pantone): Pantone #185
Holiday: Halloween
Pizza topping: Mushrooms
Kind of Fabric: Linen
Dessert: Chocolate
Source: Ceramic Supply of New York and New Jersey
Craft Disaster: mold making mishap ended up having latex oozing out everywhere Candy Shop Gifts

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On The Web : The Crafts Dept. Has a New Home

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You can now find content from The Crafts Dept. here! &nbsp…

Around Town : One of a Kind Show Chicago

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This weekend we’re heading to the One of a Kind show in Chicago.  We will be making finger knit necklaces  from the December issue of Living.  We will be at the Toyota Retreat (Saturday from 2pm to 4pm).   If you live in the area please come by and craft with us.   You will …

Around Town : Renegade Craft Fair

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If you are in the San Francisco area this weekend stop by the Renegade Craft Fair.  It is Saturday and Sunday from 11 AM – 7 PM at The Fort Mason Center Pavillion.   We will be making friendship bracelets at the “Toyota Retreat” from 3:00-5:00 on Saturday afternoon.  We would love to see you there! Check out …

Make It : Moustache Birthday Card

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The moustache craze does not seem to be waning with my niece and nephew.  They still find them hilarious.  I recently came across a large scale posable one and couldn’t resist the opportunity to incorporate it into their birthday cards.  I enlarged a recent photo of each of them and made it black and white.  It …

Inspiration Board : Embroidery revisited

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Recently I have been doing quite a bit of cleaning and re-organizing at home.  In the process I came across a craft UFO (unfinished object).  I had originally started the project for my niece when she was born (she is 9 now).  Seeing the blanket  inspired a new baby gift I needed to make.  I …

Inspiration Board : Handmade Holiday Crafts Book

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Easter is the perfect time of year to consult our Handmade Holiday Crafts Book. It contains an entire chapter dedicated to Easter; with lots of egg dyeing, decor and entertaining ideas. One of our favorite projects from the book are these beautiful Papier-Mache Eggs (page 102 of the book). The eggs are quite simple to …

Make It : Michaels Coupon for Martha Stewart Craft Paint and Tools

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 Michaels is currently offering a 30% coupon! Offer is valid on all Martha Stewart Glass Paint from now until March 23rd. Click here to download the US coupon and here for the Canadian Happy shopping!        &nbsp…

Make It : Decal Eggs from our April Cover

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  This year we are really excited about our decal eggs from our April issue.  You don’t have to be an artist or a crafting expert to make these eggs.  We have provided the downloadable clip art, so all you need to do is print them onto decal paper, spray them with varnish and apply …