Maker: Adwoa of Adwoa Design

Crochet dolls with personality is the key design niche that Adwoa is hitting.  After establishing herself in her career it seems to me that she sort of stumbled into this hobby and has found such joy in it! Meet Adwoa…


Maker: Jami of Dime a Daisiee

I love it that Jami was inspired by watching her grandma doing something.  That speaks volumes to me, as I remember my grandma encouraging me in ways that are still special to me today.  Jami makes adorable clothes for adorable…


Maker: Michelle of Blonde Peacock

I’ve recently seen the passion of photography being developed in my oldest daughter, and I’ve enjoyed watching her refine her art as she photographs and makes things with her prints.  Michelle’s technique of printing her photographs on textiles is something…

Book Club

November DIY and business book club 2016

Ok.  So It’s November.  Which means, that subconsciously, I’m already looking for gifts for my family and friends.  It’s crazy, I know.  I haven’t even brushed the leftover sugar off my teeth from Halloween, and I’m already trying to figure…


Maker: Karen of Clay, S’il Vous Plait

Karen of Clay, S’il Vous Plait is perfecting the art of mixing functional and decorative clay art.  She’s got a unique style that’s fun to use or display! Meet Karen! ~Angie~ Please introduce yourself.  Hi! My name is Karen Papais…


Maker: Shan of Passport to Paper

One of my favorite questions to ask makers is how they came upon their business name.  I love the story behind their journey in choosing the words that they will sell their items under.  Shan’s answer is so spot on,…


Maker: Rhonda of Giraffe and Me

Rhonda is rocking the maker scene.  She can make anything, and she does.  I really enjoyed learning about her history as she dabbled in all sorts of crafty endeavors. Meet Rhonda and check out her creations! ~Angie~ Please introduce yourself….