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Joined the Team at Patchwork Posse

Craft blog Patchwork Posse has added some new contributors in various categories. I’m happy to say that I’ve joined the team as their crochet expert. I’ll be sharing monthly crochet tutorials there along with a tip that goes along with

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Happily Hooked Issue 15

The newest issue of Happily Hooked is out. It includes my article with Rebecca Monroe, who shares her story about how crochet has helped her. Here is an excerpt: Read the whole touching story in Happily Hooked Issue 15.

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June 2015 Photo Competition for Artizan

I’ve joined in with the first monthly photo contest from Artizan. We were allowed to submit up to three photos with the requirement that each photo feature something handmade as well as a hand in it (real or abstract). I

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Top 5 Craftsy Articles in May

I love writing about crochet for the Craftsy blog and was excited to see that my article on top crochet hacks was one of the Top 5 most popular articles on the site in May.  

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Interweave Crochet, Summer 2015

The Summer 2015 issue of Interweave Crochet print magazine has just arrived in my inbox. My column is there on page 70 where I’ve featured an article about crochet designer Jennifer Spears. Jennifer is a geek-loving crochet designer who does

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Health Benefits of Yarncrafting for Animals

My newest article is up now on the Lion Brand Yarn blog. It’s about the health benefits of knitting or crochet for pets and other animals. Check it out here.

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New Craftsy Post: Craft Selling Tips

  Find my new post up over on Craftsy featuring 10 tips for selling knitting, crochet and other yarn craft projects Image via Craftsy blogger Laura Mier

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Happily Hooked Interview, Issue 14

The newest issue of Happily Hooked digital magazine is now available. It’s issue #14, which means it is the fourteen issue featuring my writing since I’ve been with them since the beginning! In this issue, I interview Sheila Z about

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Regular Columns

I haven’t done a steady job of updating my publications here on the blog as intended. Recently my publications have mostly been my regular columns. I do a monthly crochet health interview column for Happily Hooked Magazine. The most recent

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Collage Scrap Exchange Contribution

Back in the fall I signed up to be a part of a collaborative collage art project hosted by Brown Paper Bag and Papirmass. It’s an interesting concept. You are paired with a partner and you each send each other

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