Posts Tagged ‘barack obama’

Batik from Obama’s Mother

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… We all know that President Obama’s Mother, Ann Dunham, was a huge influence on the President, and that she exposed him to many cultures around the world. But did you know she was also an art collector? During the family’s time in Indonesia in the 1960′s, Ann Dunham collected [...]

Inauguration Day Craftster Style

This Tuesday is the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama, and all over America (and the World) people will be watching this exciting historic event. Every four years Washington DC is full of revelers celebrating the inauguration with balls, parties, and of course, the swearing-in ceremony itself. This year’s is one of the most anticipated in [...]

Craft Challenge #31 – Supermarket Sacrilege

This month’s challenge was called Supermarket Sacrilege. The challenge was to spend no more than $15 at a supermarket and to make something that was functional or wearable and totally awesome and unexpected out of what you buy. There were tons of great entries for this challenge! There was a Virgin de Guadelupe shrine, homemade [...]