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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

Editor's Archive

Contests & Prizes : Blog Header Contest Finalists

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Thank you all for your submissions.  We had a really difficult time narrowing it down to 5 .  Now it is up to you.  Here are our 5 finalists in no particular order.  Please cast your vote by 6:00 PM Friday, May 29th.  Good Luck!! Header Option 1 Header Option 2 Header Option 3 Header Option …

Contests & Prizes : Blog Header Contest Winners

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Thank you all for your amazing entries.  Sorry for the delay – we will be posting the winning entries for voting  tomorrow morning!…

Around Town : Spring and Summer Craft Fairs

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In the past few years the number of summer craft fairs has grown dramatically.  What was once more of a holiday thing seems to be making headway in other months as well.   We would like to help pass the word along about any upcoming craft fairs in different areas.  Email us at thecraftsdept@marthastewart.com and we …

Contests & Prizes : Contest - Design our Blog Header!!!

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Our first contest!!   We thought that it was time to add some variety to our headers (the title portion for our blog) and thought that it would be fun to have a contest to design it.  Initially we thought the header would  have some craft technique incorporated into it – but  are excited to …

Open Studio : Closet Desk Conversion

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CLOSET BEFORE I recently moved into a new apartment and decided to turn one of the closets into a desk. I bought the surface, shelf and cabinet below from Ikea. I had to cut the surface and shelf to fit and then mounted 3 wood slats to the wall to support the desk surface. I …

Around Town : Craft Encyclopedia Launch Day!!!

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We are all excited about the launch of the Craft Encyclopedia! Check back later about our trip to TV for the show. I recently did an interview for Etsy’s handmade blog The Storque. It is about the book, our blog and the the craft department in general check it out…

On The Web : Reminder Easter Workshop Started Today

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The Easter Workshop started today. It is not too late to get started!!…

On The Web : Easter Workshop

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Just wanted to remind everyone that our second annual Easter  Workshop starts on March 23rd (next Monday).  It’s not too late to sign up!!…