Archives for March 2015

Alpaca Yarn Giveaway!!

Who wants to win some yummy yarn? Tamera of Moogly fame and I are giving away 2 Skeins of my very own Alpaca/Merino yarn hand dyed by me in the Bahama Mama colorway! 2 SKEINS!! So hop on over the Moogly and Enter Today! Open to US & Canada residents. (This post contains affiliate links, […]

Creativity is ….

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep” ~Scott Adams Have you ever created something that you thought was the cat’s meow only to find that it fell flat? Did your weirdest pieces suddenly take off? Funny how that works, huh? (This post contains affiliate links, which means that […]

DIY Foaming Soap Recipe

Who loves to save money? I know I do. I also love making my own beauty products which can be somewhat complicated but there is nothing easier than making your own foaming soap with this simple recipe. Rather than spending $4 or $5 per soap bottle, this basic recipe costs as little as 15 cents […]

Kites Rise Highest Against the Wind

Yes. And so do we! Adversity is what shapes and forms us, forces us to grow. While frustrations and hardship in life seem debilitating in the short term, they help up grow strong in the long run. There is no such thing as easy street as we all have to face things eventually. I don’t […]

Yarn Wrapped Easter Eggs

It’s almost Easter again. Have you finished dyeing your eggs? How about something different for a change? Why not wrap your Easter Eggs with colorful yarn? You can even Dye the Yarn with Easter Egg Dyes to make them even more special. Download this Free Tutorial Supplies needed: (This post contains affiliate links, which means […]

How to Dye Yarn with Easter Egg Color

So many dyes, so little time! Did you know that you can dye yarn with regular ole Easter Egg dyes? Yep! Not the fancy-schmancy new dyes out there but just plain-jane Paas which is made with food coloring. I was actually surprised at how vivid the yarn turned out! Beautiful, bright colors that you can […]

The Artist is nothing without …..

The Artist is nothing without the Gift, but the Gift is nothing without Work. – Émile Zola Right?! Are you an Artist? A Maker? A Creator? Do you have a gift for a specific craft? We all have a gift for something, don’t we? Yes, I believe we do. (This post contains affiliate links, which […]

Yarn of the Month! Bird of Paradise

Introducing ….. the new Yarn of the Month – Bird of Paradise! I’m super excited to bring you my very first Yarn of the Month!! Each month, I will dye up a new colorway on some yummy skeins of yarn. At first, I thought about going with the obvious colors for each calendar month but […]

Participate in Your Own Blessings

“You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert Who doesn’t love Elizabeth Gilbert of Eat, Pray, Love fame?? Her positive energy is certainly a huge inspiration for me. (This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, Fiberartsy may receive […]