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By on May 18, 2012

Well…almost. Last summer I set out to take a survey. A lot of you took that survey, and I am SO GRATEFUL to you all. Thank you! I also started this blog, started tweeting, and started reading about crafters. Make

Crafty reading

By on March 28, 2012

This past weekend, I took advantage of an empty apartment to craft like crazy. Unfortunately, all these crafts are (drumroll…) WEDDING-related, so I can’t share them with you on the off-chance a bridesmaid stumbles by here. Here are some wedding-related

Craft party

By on February 16, 2012

On Sunday, I held my first ever craft party. It was awesome. My friend Jennie asked me if I would lead Valentine’s Day craft night the week before, so I dug out my piles of paper and stickers and we


By on January 19, 2012

Hi again, folks. Just wanted to share a few things I’ve been working on, and let you know what’s going to happen here with the Craft Book Project. Last semester, I was editor of Barnstorm (go lit journals, go), taught

Winter’s here

By on January 13, 2012

It really really is. View from my bedroom window:   Pretty chilly here today, too. And rainy. Perfect for spending time following up on the survey! I’ve got a few plans up my sleeve for the final Craft Book product

Crafty update

By on August 29, 2011

I’ve been winding down research and gearing up for classes to begin. I’m a teaching assistant at UNH, but writing TA’s here teach classes, so I’ve been getting together my syllabus and lesson plans. Even when you’ve done it before,

Back to school…

By on August 16, 2011

I haven’t said it nearly enough: THANK YOU, you sweet, wonderful, kind people who posted such sweet, wonderful, kind comments on the results! I loved reading them! They made me feel warm and fuzzy! As Pam from Gingerbread Snowflakes put


By on August 1, 2011

…to Ruth C., who won the Michaels gift card! Woohoo! And a huge THANK YOU to all you (all 477 of you!) craft bloggers who took the survey! You guys ROCK! Check back here in a week or so for

Last day for the giveaway!

By on July 31, 2011

It’s July 31st! Know what that means?! Tomorrow…the giveaway will be given! Take the survey, tell your crafty pals, and get a chance to win a $100 Michaels gift card by MIDNIGHT (EDT) TONIGHT! Ok, that’s enough of that. I

Day 33: Où est le café?

By on July 27, 2011

I’ve been running this survey for just over a month now, and it’s been a lot of emailing, posting, and blog-reading. I am not complaining, I’m just drinking a lot of the black stuff! A few things I’ve noticed… There