• Glue 101
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    Glue 101

    Mixed media artist Courtney explains the basics of glue, including: Elmer's Glue, PVA (Poly Vinyl Acetate), Glue sticks, Mod Podge & gel medium, Tacky Glue, specialty glues, wood glue, heavy duty glues, hot glue guns, and glue dots. This class is perfect for anyone interested in collage, mixed media, image transfers, and using glue in general. Courtney explains how each type of glue works, as well as its ideal crafting use. You don't need every type of glue that exists, so watch this video to see which ones you'll want to include in your craft kit.

  • Tape 101
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    Tape 101

    Ever wondered why there are so many different types of tape? In this overview, mixed media artist Courtney Cerruti explains the characteristics of the most commonly available tapes—like masking, painter’s, duct, double-sided, decorative washi, and glue dots—and demonstrates the best uses for each. You will learn which tape is best for taping papers, photos, card stock, and other mixed media, as well as fun ideas for using these common tapes in entirely new ways.

  • Lazy Days Skirt
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    Lazy Days Skirt

    Inspired by the lazy, unfussy days of summer, this quick project is perfect for beginning sewers, or sewers looking for an instant-gratification project. With her clear and precise instruction, Liesl will show you how to make this skirt from a single width of fabric, add an elastic casing for the waistband, and finish it with an inventive ribbon hem. This will become your go-to skirt when you crave a sweet and simple project.

  • How to Emboss
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    How to Emboss

    Have you ever wondered how embossing works? In this quick class, Courtney Cerruti demystifies the embossing process, showing you how to do this simple technique at home. You will need just a few items — embossing powder, wet ink and a heat gun — to create professional-looking, glossy designs.

  • Nature Pals
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    Nature Pals

    BUY THE KIT These charming nature pals are perfect for little hands to grab onto and cherish. They’re made from wool felt, which doesn’t fray so it’s forgiving to work with and lovely to the touch. Alison from Kata Golda imbues these tiny critters with big personalities through her imaginative details. She shows how to sew them with a combination of hand stitching and machine sewing, in each design so you can create a trio of the plush, adorable nature pals.

  • Selecting the Best Surfaces for Screen Printing
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    Selecting the Best Surfaces for Screen Printing

    Have you ever wondered what surfaces are best for creating screen prints? Hilary Williams explores a variety of surface materials to find out what effects are possible (and which surfaces will give you the best results). Whether you choose paper or fabric—plain, colored or patterned—you will find that screen printing can be an incredibly versatile craft.

  • Woodland Wall Hanging
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    Woodland Wall Hanging

    This interactive wall hanging is a sweet and cozy home for Kata Golda’s Nature Pals. It’s cleverly designed and stitched so secret pockets tuck into the landscape. You’ll learn the backstitch, running stitch, whip-stitch and double running stitch, and the project offers plenty of opportunities to practice your hand stitching. Then the entire wall hanging is machine stitched for a snug and adorable addition to any child’s room and imagination.