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  • Gipsy Dharma; The comfort boot!
    Gipsy Dharma; The comfort boot!
    Ever walked a mile in anyone else' shoes and wanted to give them back? Wait a minute, even a mile in your own shoes??? Aren’t shoes made to be a woman's best friend? Or so we have come to infer as shoe sales skyrocket all over the...
  • Artisan Faire
    Inaugural Artisan Faire at Santa Anita Park – coming up November 17th and 18th
    Many artists and authors are gathering at the first annual 'Artisan Faire' at Santa Anita Park. Wendy Anderson, owner at WOW! Events, is excited over this new venture. As a veteran of the festival scene, she is looking forward to the...
  • American Craft Show NYC/ Contemporary Art Fair NYC 2011
    American Craft Show NYC/ Contemporary Art Fair NYC 2011
    Jacob Javits CenterNovember 18 - 20, 2011Last week, fashion designer/artist Susan Obrant inform me to visit her fashion booth at the Second Annual Contemporary Art Fair NYC and American Craft Show NYC. I gladly obliged, and was very to happy to...
  • Christmas Ornaments
    Local holiday craft shows offer great options for gift giving
    For all of the folks in the Grand Valley who love to give and receive hand made gifts for the holidays here is a list of the local craft shows coming up this weekend!Holiday Gift Craft fairDates & Times: Friday, November 18 from 1 p.m. - 7:00...
  • Hand crafted gifts and home decor
    If you can't find it here (part IV)
    Putting shopping at your fingertips I'm here to help you find that perfect gift for yourself or that very special person in your life.I would like to introduce a few great artisans’ who have included my All Things Wood shop in their...
  • Whim handmade jewelry at Etsy
    No detail is overlooked by this jewelry Artisan
    Kathleen is owner of Whim Handmade Jewelryon Etsy. So Kathleen, tell everyone how you became a jewelry artist.I came upon jewelry making in an odd sort of way. I suppose it pays tribute to how analytical I am – I decided that I wanted a...
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    Talented and Crafty mother of three. Joyful Jessica tells you why she's joyful.
    Joyful Jessica makes the prettiest bows ever!photo by JessicaRelated articlesFather's Day will be here before you know it. Gift and travel ideas. A Personal interview with the woman behind Emerald City Emporium The woman who created Two Pack Rats...
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    Meet "Speed" a man with a passion for wood and creating beautiful hand crafted furniture
    James "Speed" Carter, his talents are many but his wood working is superb!by JeffRelated articlesA Personal interview with the woman behind Emerald City Emporium The woman who created Two Pack Rats and Dress Up Pack Rats. Who is she? You...
  • The Etsy Street Team
    Virginia Artisans begin the Summer with great expectations
    I haven't met a more optimistic group of people than the Virginia Etsy Street Team. They are all a busy group of people who juggle family, jobs, crafting, photographing, and listing their creations with creative captions, descriptions and even...