Category: Craft Room

Anticipation~ Where Bloggers Create 2016

Thanks For Sharing!New Beginnings at O Deer Mercantile   Since we will soon be moving, Gaia and I wont be able to actually participate in our favorite Link Party of the year. We want to wish those who do enter into the fun all the best. We also want to thank Karen Valentine from My Dessert Cottage for deciding to host… Read more →

Upcycling a Sewing Table: A Nex Addition to the Craft Room

Upcycling a Sewing Table

Thanks For Sharing!An (Old) New Addition to the Craft Room So, a year ago or so my Grandma gave me a vintage Kenmore sewing machine, and it’s pretty dang sweet.  It’s really served me well for the past year!  The only problem I’ve had with it really was the fact that its size made it pretty awkward to store when… Read more →

Where Bloggers Create ~ 2015

Thanks For Sharing!A Tour of Gaia’s Creative Space Hey everyone, welcome to my room, and thanks for stopping by.  This is my first time participating in Where Bloggers Create, because I’m new to the blogging world.  I have known about the link party for a while because my mom has been a participant for the last two years, and she’ll be… Read more →

Vintage Kenmore 1970's

Gaia’s *New* Sewing Machine

Thanks For Sharing!Vintage Kenmore ~ Circa 1970s For a long time now, Gaia has been sewing on a small, portable machine that really has not served her purpose very well. I have a relatively new Brother sewing machine with lots of bells and whistles, as well as a beautiful restored Singer (probably made in the 1940s) which was all I sewed on… Read more →


Coming Soon—Where Bloggers Create 2015

Thanks For Sharing!It’s Almost Time…   Karen Valentine at My Desert Cottage Blog  is once again hostessing the Where Bloggers Create link party!  It is super fun, and getting the chance to explore the workshops, studios, craft rooms and offices of some of the most talented and creative Bloggers from around the world is a treat indeed. And then there is the… Read more →

Desk built for me by Larry.

A New Desk in the Studio/Workroom

Thanks For Sharing!No (April) Fooling… My New Desk is Finally In This post is just to brag and show off. I have worked at the same cramped little computer desk (a hand me down from my college age son) practically since we moved into this house. Before the acquisition of my wireless printer, I had its bulky predecessor sitting on… Read more →

An eGGstra Ordinary Easter

Ordinary Plastic Eggs to Exceptional Easter Decor

Thanks For Sharing!Beyond the Dye-cup Use different Art Techniques to make Discount Store Eggs into fabulous Easter Accents I love coloring Easter Eggs. It was a tradition I shared with my kids for years, and even as they grew up I continued to bully them into helping me with the coloring each Easter. Happily, Gaia enjoys the ritual as much as… Read more →