Month: November 2010

Snowball Fight

Growing up in Maine I had lots of fun in the snow. We’d even check out cross country skis from school for some weekend fun. Blizzards, sparkling trees, and awesome snow forts are a large part of my childhood memories. I also have memories of 

Salem Etsians Unite!

So you have a shop on Etsy? Have you ever wanted to connect with other artists in the area? Do you want to work together the share resources, save money, and promote your work? We’ll I’ve got just the thing my friend! Check out Salem 

Black Friday Sale- everything 25% off in Etsy Shop

NOVEMBER 26th ONLY 25% off everything in shop. Simply enter “BLACKFRIDAYDIY” at checkout. Happy shopping! Etsy DIYStudio

Planes, Trains, and Paint?

Turning five is a big deal and Anthony celebrated it in a big way at DIY Studio.  Anthony like most five-year-olds loves trains, so I offered him three different types of activities: a recycled engine build where kids can create trains from recycled materials, train 

Stuff some Stockings with DIY Studio Gift Certificates

Looking for the Perfect Gift? Have no fear, DIY Studio gift certificates are here. Give the gift of inspiration, instruction and creativity! A gift certificate for any of the DIY Studio workshops is the perfect way to show you care. You choose the amount and 

Crafts for Poor People

I can’t wait to check out this book, Simple Times, Crafts for Poor People by Amy Sedaris. Hubby was so sweet he reserved it for me at the library. I’ll let you know how good it is. And check out the link to Amazon where 

Custom Necklaces

I love making things that become treasured heirlooms. It feels good to create necklaces that keep memories alive. Our children are only young once and it brings such joy and satisfaction to my life to brighten someone’s day with something I’ve created. Here’s a couple 

Owl Party Highlights

What a wonderful afternoon I had with these nine year olds! This owl inspired party was a hit with these preteens. Each girl designed her own colorful bird and owl mobile. I had lots of fun seeing how each mobile reflected each girl’s personality. And 

Refer a Friend and Save 25%

*Refer a Friend and Save 25% We know that creating is more fun with friends so feel free to spread the word! Each time a friend signs up for a workshop and lists you as the referrer, you’ll receive a coupon for $25% off your 

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Back in the Saddle Again

Back in the Saddle Again

Ugh, computers! I’ve spent the last few days trying to get my blog to work again. One night I went to bed with the blog visible but not accessible to update. Then last night it was not visible but I could access it. Hopefully now