Over the past few months we have attended a variety of workshops at Calico Patch, which is located at Gold Creek Village, Nicholls. The workshops are great fun and the ladies are really delightful. Nothing is too much trouble they are very willing to share their tips and knowledge. Diane generally conducts the workshop and she is just so helpful. Rhonda owns the shop and is … [Read more...] about Fun Craft Workshops at Calico Patch – Gold Creek Village
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This is part 2 of the Embird Digitizing tutorial for the stained glass patchwork square. In this video below you will learn how to create the stained glass pattern. … [Read more...] about Embird Studio Tutorial: Stained Glass Patchwork Square – Part 2 – Digitize the Design
For those of you who have ever wanted to make an embroidered, stained glass design, we are going to show you how to do it. We have used Embird Studio to stitch out the design. You will need a variety of scraps from your stash, your stabilizer of choice and some black cotton. In this video below, we show you how to stitch out a stained glass patchwork design that you can use … [Read more...] about Embird Studio Tutorial: Stained Glass Patchwork Square – Part 1 – Stitchout
These cute trick or treat bags are going to be just ideal for your youngsters to carry all their loot on Halloween night. They are quick and easy to make. We cut out the fabric appliqué pumpkin face using our Brother Scan n Cut, but really you can decorate the bag any way that you desire. Watch the video tutorial below What you will need: Main fabric - 13" x … [Read more...] about Brother Scan n Cut: Halloween Trick or Treat Bag
As many of you are already aware, we are big fans of the Brother ScanNCut, however we also have a Sizzix Big Shot machine, which we love. It's an awesome machine for the price and it can cut through a lot of materials that the ScanNCut might struggle with. Watch the video tutorial below for the result With this in mind, we wanted to put the Sizzix Big Shot through its paces … [Read more...] about Sizzix Big Shot Machine: What Can it Cut?