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Painting my front door

Painting my front door

Summer is in full swing here in Northern Virginia and while I am trying to relax and stay cool, I did manage to celebrate my birthday this month and do a bit of painting and crochet. Yes, a new birthday..I think friends and family know me very […]

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White dresser with fabric covered drawer fronts

White dresser with fabric covered drawer fronts

  Finally I am ready to show you my summer painting project.  I have been so busy with my needle arts during the winter and spring months, but I am eager to start some painting projects. I purchased this little dresser at Goodwill.   I fell in […]

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Beginners Crochet Classes in Arlington, Virginia

  Hereby I like to inform my followers of an upcoming beginners crochet class at the Arlington Adult Education Center: Go to http://www.apsva.us/adulted to register or give them a call at 703-228-7200. equity capital Classes starting on April 4, 2015 – April 25, 2015. Every Saturday morning from 10 – […]

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Knitting Classes at Arlington Community Learning

I just like to inform my readers and followers that I will be teaching three different classes at the Arlington Community Learning Center in Arlington, Virginia. SYPHAX EDUCATION CENTERSequoia Plaza 22110 Washington BoulevardArlington, VA 22204   Please visit their website and you will be able to register […]

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Craftsy’s pre-black Friday sale!

Craftsy has a great pre-black Friday sale: Enjoy BIG savings on popular yarn, fabric and project kits.   Read on below for the exciting details and have fun shopping! Shop Craftsy’s Pre-Black Friday Sale! (sponsored post) This week, Craftsy is hosting an amazing sale! Here are the details: Craftsy […]

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A tour through blog land

Today I feel a bit special…Sharon from elizabethandco.blogspot.com invited me to participate in a blog tour.  So please sit back, have a cup of tea and a cookie or two and enjoy my tour. Let me first introduce you to Sharon:  She paints vintage treasures and makes those […]

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Craftsy’s Jillibean Soup Halloween Kit

  Jillibean Soup Halloween Kit (sponsored post) Halloween is just around the corner. Get ready for spooky fun with one of Craftsy’s NEW paper crafting kits! http://www.audioscan.com/personal-loans-bad-credit-consolidation     Work with your frightfully fun kit and learn how to create stylish Halloween decor projects with exclusive video lessons. Paper crafts […]

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Flower ball made with real flowers

and credit advice check   Isn’t this crepe paper flower ball great?  I think it is the wonderful spring weather we are having in Virginia, but I am in love with those floral balls.  The ones with crepe paper are not only decorative for weddings and parties, […]

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Santa Claus in the Netherlands

As most of you know, I was born and raised in the Netherlands.  And every year around this time when the Dutch weather is foggy and cold,  St. Nicholas or “Sinterklaas”  will arrive in the Netherlands.  This annual event in so uniquely Dutch, and I think it […]

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A few words about Craftsy!

What is Craftsy? Craftsy is a worldwide craft community offering online classes. It also has a patterns marketplace where independent designers can sell their patterns; a supplies shop with great deals on yarn, fabric, and class kits; and a projects section where members share pictures of their latest […]

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