Jaime is famous!!









Okay, so I’m  not really “famous”, but I was on Julie Fei-Fan Balzer’s podcast, “Adventures in Arting”.  If you ever wanted to know the story of “The Crafter’s Workshop”, here ya’ go! (Plus you get to listen to the wonderful Julie plus Ilene duo!)

Click here for photos of moi, plus a few artsy things I’ve made, and click below to just listen!

Enjoy!! -Jaime

Holiday fun with stencils

6a00d8341c61d353ef019b02821e15970b-800wiRonda Palazzari’s blog is chock full of awesome ideas using her stencil designs! And this week, she has a bunch of friends posting their wonderful ideas.  Like the card above by Miriam Pranter.  Love this! (Maybe I’m a city-girl at heart!!)

SONY DSCOr how about Sanna’s ornaments? She’s done three different versions here.

6a00d8341c61d353ef019b02864e2c970d-800wiAnd check this out by Sara Case Strickland! Mighty cute, eh? (She’s from Canada, I can say “eh?” if I want to!)

So don’t stop here, head over to Ronda’s blog to see what else is going on!! Git!


Lynne’s Homemade Giftwrap










Lynne Forsythe just shared this fun way to jazz up gift-giving. Her post is here, and her video is below.  Lynne writes:

Are you looking for a Unique Gift to give this holiday season??  I have just the one for you!!
I LOVE making Home Made Gifts….
so this year I went looking for just that right gift!
I found it….Pretzel Turtles! (click to see recipe!!)

Can I tell you…this is very dangerous because I LOVE TURTLES!

Now, how to Gift Wrap them??
Because…..As you know…
it’s ALL ABOUT the presentation!  See my video below: