Thursday, January 21, 2016

Part 3 - Project Craft Tutorial





This tutorial gives 3 more ideas for personalizing your Project Craft Journal!  Join hesitant crafter Brianne as Mama Linda shows her how to add a Bookmark, Belt and Tabs to her journal.

Don't forget to join us over on Revelry.  Posting on the Project Craft thread this month may win you a prize.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Project Craft Journal Part 2 - Tutorial


Today we continue with our tutorial.  Let's add a few goodies to our journal to make it more useful and personal.

1.  Dedication Page
2.  Challenge Banner
3.  An Envelope for storing important bits and bobs

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Episode 47 - Project Craft Part 2


Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 47. Today is Friday, 1/15/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing stripey mitts (and the plural of alpaca is alpacas)


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on Christmas stripe socks

* Brianne is working on Crazy Socks, Shaelyn Shawl


What We Finished:

* Brianne finished Handspun Handbrake cowl


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne bought Needle Keepers and mom and dad gave her the Mariposa kit by Dana of Unwind Yarn Company


Contest:

Knitworthy Project Craft

Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines and challenges at knitworthypodcast.com.

We are on Step 1 which is creating out crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our contest.

We will start a new thread every month.  Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast as long as Mama Linda's funds allow. 

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

Such Fun!




Mama Linda and Brianne shared their journals and also challenge #1 which is to make crafting goals

For their next challenge they let the Random Number Generator pick their challenge.
Linda picked challenge #30
Brianne picked challenge #94



Bless your Heart:

You have filled my heart with greater joy... Psalm 4:7

This episode includes printables! 
Project Craft Journal Add Ons
1. Dedication Page
2. Challenge Header
3. Envelope Flap

Coming soon!  Tutorials for altering your composition notebook into a Project Craft Journal

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Episode 46 - Happy New Year



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 46. Today is 1/8/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing Artfully Simple cowl and the Fabel Socks that Brianne gave her for Christmas

* Brianne is wearing Tupelo Slouch hat


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on Mitered Square Blanket... or is she done with it? YOU help her choose!!! She's also working on the Stripey Christmas Socks, Multnomah

* Brianne is working on Crazy Socks, Autumn Rainbow Socks


What We Finished:

* Linda finished Flowers in the Snow crocheted blanket, many skeins of hand spun yarn, Zuzu's Petals, Knit Night



Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne acquired 3 balls of self-striping yarn from Stray Cat Socks in New Zealand and two skeins of KnitPicks Felici


Contest:


66 - Swagco wins the crochet hook

262 - sajehill wins the Mini Mochi

5 - ladybowhunterwt wins the Lorna's Laces



Project Craft is a way of documenting your crafting life. Join us as we craft our way into the new year! See the Project Craft thread on Ravelry to get all the information. We'll be making a new thread every month and you can win either by chatting or showing us your challenge submissions.

We will be playing along with y'all and also giving you tutorials on how to create your own Project Craft journal!

You must be a member of the Ravelry group to win. You may only win one prize per month.

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Bless Your Heart

Psalm 143:8

Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.

***Find the printable verse art with this link! Episode 46 Psalm 143:8