Join our chums at Craftster tonight, May 21st, from 4-6pm PDT for Happy Hour! They’ll be slashing prices in the their Shop by 30% for two hours only! Tons of crafty tees, kids clothes, necklaces, and even the Handmade Nation DVD! This is their biggest discount ever, so cozy up with the drink of your choice and start shopping!
Time for another look at some of the great work featured in the forums atÂ Craftster. Note: Although theyâ€™re the pick of this week, they may have appeared before this week.
To paraphrase* an infamous American Supreme Court decision, “I can’t define art quilts, but I know them when I see them.”Â When I saw Seamlessgem’s post on craftster, I knew immediately her project was at least as much art as it was quilt.
She made this for her man for his birthday and included both her and her son’s hand prints in the quilting.Â It’s a ancient and powerful image, the hand print, and a wonderfully personal inclusion in this wonderful piece.
Check out the craftsterpost to see her freehand machine embroidered title and signature.
*This is what is called “taraphrasing” around here, since I’m wont to misquote.Â Ahem.
Time for another look at some of the great work featured in the forums at Craftster. Note: Although theyâ€™re the pick of this week, they may have appeared before this week.
Shaebay has once again shown us all how awesome she is by creating this underwear themed quilt.
I can’t get over how much I love this. And so much work went into it! Read more about it in Shaebay’s original post – and to see more from her, check out her flickr photostream or her etsy store. Trust me, it’s all good!