How Needle Felting Can Improve Your Life

How Needle Felting Can Improve Your Life

As a society, we’ve become sedentary creatures. We sit at work, we sit in front of the TV at home, and we sit in our cars during gridlock traffic. If you watch even an hour of daytime TV, I’m sure you’ve heard Dr. Oz (or another TV doctor) tell you about the benefits...
Minimizing Tech Time With Needle Felting

Minimizing Tech Time With Needle Felting

If your family is anything like the rest of America, you’re probably pretty concerned with your kids’ tech habits. A 2015 research study by Common Sense Media reported that teens spend nearly nine hours each day consuming media! That’s videos, Facebook, Twitter,...
Top Ten Needle Felted Sculptures of 2018

Top Ten Needle Felted Sculptures of 2018

Every year I go through the needle felted sculptures that I completed during the year and pick my favorites. I narrow it down to 10 sculptures. It is fun to look back over the years and see how my art has grown and changed.  The rest of the year is filled in with...
Why This Is Your Year To Start Needle Felting

Why This Is Your Year To Start Needle Felting

If you’re anything like me, there’s always that one thing that you say you’re going to do…but you never end up actually following through with it! “One day I’ll learn how to ski!” “When the kids grow up I’ll start sewing my clothes.” “If my sister agrees to join...
Crafting Goals With The Kids

Crafting Goals With The Kids

As adults, we know that the thrill of a new year can often be overshadowed by our new year’s resolutions. In January, we all sort of become obsessed with our new goals. We make sure to hit the gym every day, we throw away every drop of sugar in the house, and we talk...
Craft Goals For The New Year

Craft Goals For The New Year

There’s just something about the cold weather, warm hearts, and buttery baked goods that can make you feel so appreciative this time of year. And if you’re anything like me, you’re probably wondering how time could have possibly gone by so fast. While I would love to...
Coping With the Holiday Blues Through Crafting

Coping With the Holiday Blues Through Crafting

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Well, maybe not for all of us. The mantle is dressed, the fireplace is blazing, and the highly anticipated holiday season is finally here. So why do you feel so blue? It’s totally normal to feel lonely around the holidays,...
Creating the Treasure of Memories

Creating the Treasure of Memories

I was headed home from town the other day, a good 30 minute drive for me. As my car bent left, then right, and then left again along the winding roads, leaves began falling, gently blowing across the road looking almost translucent as the golden rays of the sun worked...