Archive for the ‘Think Global, Craft Local’ Category

Apply for Community Garden Grants and Makeovers with Fiskars’ Project Orange Thumb

Recently, Fiskars (aka your favorite orange scissors and crafting tool supplier!) announced that its application process for 2012 Project Orange Thumb garden grants and makeovers in the U.S. and Canada is open NOW through December 5, 2011 at www.fiskars.com/projectorangethumb. We wanted to share this news because, well, we love companies that support community gardens! Since [...]

Think Global, Craft Local: Strawberry & Rhubarb Quilt Shop in Burlington, Vermont

Welcome to our fourth edition of Think Global, Craft Local, where we will share ideas and resources for staying within your local community for your crafting needs. When you shop from a local retailer you are supporting your local economy, and helping your neighborhood business stay alive and thriving. It’s not just good for them, [...]

Think Global, Craft Local: Going Batty Quilt Shop in Reno, NV

Welcome to our third edition of Think Global, Craft Local, where we will share ideas and resources for staying within your local community for your crafting needs. When you shop from a local retailer you are supporting your local economy, and helping your neighborhood business stay alive and thriving. It’s not just good for them, [...]

Think Global, Craft Local: Material Girls in La Plata, MD

Welcome to our second edition of Think Global, Craft Local, where we will share ideas and resources for staying within your local community for your crafting needs. When you shop from a local retailer you are supporting your local economy, and helping your neighborhood business stay alive and thriving. It’s not just good for them, [...]

Think Global, Craft Local: Eddie’s Quilting Bee in Sunnyvale, CA

Welcome to our first edition of Think Global, Craft Local, where we will share ideas and resources for staying within your local community for your crafting needs. Shopping from a local retailer has many advantages. You are supporting your local economy, and in return you get the support of your local dealer, who can answer [...]