April DIY Columbus Calendar

It’s Spring! Finally! We can all go outside again and enjoy the great outdoors after a long, winter hibernation. With spring comes the arrival of new growth. Flowers blooming, birds chirping and crafts! The craft show season has officially started but craft classes are still to be found to keep you busy and learning newContinue reading “April DIY Columbus Calendar”

Paper Crafting with Paper Acorn and Mallory Hill

While paper crafting is not my usual craft of choice, it makes for a great departure from my typical mediums of fabric and thread! I purchased these kits from the artist behind Paper Acorn last year at Midwest Craft Con (yes, a full year ago). I originally pulled them out for an afternoon project with myContinue reading “Paper Crafting with Paper Acorn and Mallory Hill”

March DIY Calendar of Columbus

Winters in Columbus feel like they can last a lifetime. Sure… occasionally we get a few spring like days that tease you into thinking you can break out the sandals or throw on some shorts when the temperature reaches 60 degrees. For the record, we encourage you to not be those people! Summer will soonContinue reading “March DIY Calendar of Columbus”

Creative Duos – Champaign Paper

The old saying two hands are better than one, can take on a new meaning when you have a handmade business. Combing your work life and your business life can have many rewards. Elisabeth Tran and Shaun Mueller of Champaign Paper are a creative duo who share their love affair with paper, while finding ways toContinue reading “Creative Duos – Champaign Paper”

Creative Couples- theBird+theBeard

Crafty couple Jessica and Karl Schaefer, aka theBird+theBeard, are based out of Pittsburgh and have been together for 8 years but have only been working  in their handmade business for 4 years.  In 2013, they launched their line of chemistry-themed geeky greeting cards based on the Periodic Table of the Elements that feature sayings fromContinue reading “Creative Couples- theBird+theBeard”