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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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Inspiration Board : Space Crafting - A Tweet Chat with Karen Nyberg

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  We were both excited and curious when we got a call from NASA last week.  They told us that Astronaut Karen Nyberg is an avid crafter and that she plans to craft in space.  Karen is part of Expedition 36 to the International Space Station and she will be launching on May 28th 2013 – returning …

Make It : Photo Valentines for the class

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When I saw food editor Jennifer Aaronson’s Valentines on Instagram this weekend, I asked her if she would share it on the blog.  She said that the idea was originally from Lavish Me withPraise and offered some great additional tips below: It was so cute and easy to do. For the pic, I figured I had …

Our Library : Shane Powers New Book

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We are excited about Shane Powers book Bring the Outdoors In, which goes on sale today.  You may have caught a sneak peek at the book in our February issue, where Shane showed us how to make the beautiful framed pressed botanicals that appear on the cover.  The book contains 20 craft projects with a …

Make It : Photo Valentines

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In our February issue we  crafted with some of our favorite photos in order to add a personal touch to valentine gifts, cards and even a little decor.  These projects are quite easy to do.   We had a great time looking through our photos to find the right ones – I am sure you …

Make It : DIY Industrial Furniture

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  In our January issue I worked on a furniture story that was based on a piece (above) that I made  about 10 years ago.  Because space is such an issue in most New York apartments I wanted a shelving/organizing unit that I could customize and also afford.  I bought the bins and magazine files …

Make It : Into the Woods Christmas

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  You may have seen the stockings on our December cover but they are just one of a bunch of craft projects in our Woodlands story. Felt is one of our favorite materials to craft with for the holidays.  We used it to make stockings and ornaments for the tree. We decided to put lights on this tree.  For …

Make It : Family Trivia Game

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In our November issue I shared on of my favorite Thanksgiving traditions.  A few years ago my cousin asked all of us to compile questions and she made a family trivia quiz that we played at Thanksgiving.  It was so much fun and a great way to learn a little about family history and a …

Make It : Halloween Fun House

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Have you seen the Halloween Fun House story in the October issue of Living? In it we bring you projects to help you create your own spooky, carnival-esq atmosphere right at home complete with wacky, warped mirrors, black candy apples, black peanuts, a hidden prize duck pool, and much more. Here in the Crafts Department …