Archive for Tag: crafting

January 11, 2013

Mexican Papel Picado Crafternoon Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Leanne from Sweet Style in Australia styled this fun papel picado themed Crafternoon to celebrate the birthday of her daughter’s friend. The party began with the everyone creating their very own God’s Eye using sticks and wool. Sweet treats on the the dessert table included sugar cookies, layered jelly, marshmallow pops and the papel picado cake. The bunting backdrop was a find by the birthday girl’s mom and was the perfect complement to rest of…
December 23, 2011

Behind the Scenes: Crafting with Michaels on Anderson

About a month ago, I worked with Michaels on a fun crafting project with kids and moms on Anderson. While the crafting project was for Thanksgiving, I think many of you can do the same craft with your kids for the last days of Chanukah and Christmas. A little about the segment…I’m sure many of you know, but Anderson Cooper has a new daytime talk show and it is fabulous. Anderson had a Thanksgiving special…
November 04, 2011

Vintage Crafting Guest Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This vintage crafting party was sent to by Jessie of Shop Sweet Lulu. We love how warm and cozy it was. This birthday celebration with close friends included crafting a garland made from pieces of fabric from her friend’s new book, Dottie Angel. Guests were served wine, mulled spice cider and tea served in vintage carafes. Sweet treats included homemade pumpkin cream cheese whoopie pies, caramel apples, cinnamon apple cake, chocolate dipped macaroons and gluten…
May 21, 2011

Behind the Book – Photo Shoot & More

Above you’ll see scattered crafts and supplies from Michaels and baking supplies from KitchenAid. I know I was supposed to be on here yesterday with part II of my small business tips, but we had another few days of shooting this week for our book so I’ll get that post up next week.  You all left so many wonderful comments about my tips and I’m so glad that I can be helpful for any…