Brigid's Cross #2 - Created Using Tooling Foil!

Brigid's Cross

As promised!! Another Brigid's Cross in the series - #2 of 4! This one made using nothing but tooling foil (available in most craft stores including Blick) and simple tools - table knife, scissors, and rulers - (found in every craft room or kitchen drawer).

Celebrating Brigid's Day with an Embroidered Brigid's Cross

Brigid's Cross -embroidery

February 2nd is almost here - a day celebrated in many cultures in many ways as the all important half-way point between the Winter Solstice and Spring Equinox. This year I am celebrating with a series of Brigid's Crosses - all made with simple materials and methods and all just a little bit "out of the ordinary"!

Snowflake Drift in the Making!

First crocheted snowflakes

Just a little update on my playful adventures while participating in the SnowflakeCAL! If you haven't joined in yet - what are you waiting for! January is fleeting!

Mini Tips and Tuts: Non-Woven Interfacing Scraps = Frosty Looking Snowflakes

Non-woven interfacing snowflakes

Seems like almost everyone is cutting paper snowflakes this month! And indeed, cutting snowflakes is a great way to use junk mail and scrap paper.

Personally, I prefer cutting snowflakes out of non-woven interfacing - like Pellon.

For two reasons!

Wood Snowflakes! A Crafty Journey.

Wood snowflake No ordinary paper construction! This beauty is made from wood!

A Wooden Snowflake if you will!!

And a perfect way to open a week of posts devoted to snowflakes! Actually - truth be told - they are more like posts about journeys on the way to making snowflakes!

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