Posts Tagged ‘swap’

Spotlight on: Art Dolls

Lately I’ve been stalking swaps on Craftster that are for art dolls. Now keep in mind I am not a doll type person, though I appreciate the reason some collect dolls. With that said…art dolls are right up my alley. Art dolls are one of a kind pieces of art, not at all intended to [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – Phat Quarter Book Swap Part 3!

I’m Beefranck, Queen of Ironic Stitching and Editor-in-Chief at Mr X Stitch. I know a thing or two about cool stitchery and it’s my pleasure to share my finds with you. So let’s do it! Hi everybody! This week I wanted to show you even yet STILL more of the cool stuff that came about [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – Phat Quarter Book Swap Part 2!

I’m Beefranck, Queen of Ironic Stitching and Editor-in-Chief at Mr X Stitch. I know a thing or two about cool stitchery and it’s my pleasure to share my finds with you. So let’s do it! Hi everybody! This week I wanted to show you even more of the cool stuff that came about from the [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – Phat Quarter Book Swap Part 1!

I’m Beefranck, Queen of Ironic Stitching and Editor-in-Chief at Mr X Stitch. I know a thing or two about cool stitchery and it’s my pleasure to share my finds with you. So let’s do it! Hi everybody! This week I wanted to show you some of the cool stuff that came about from the Phat [...]

Mug Rugs

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… You might be wondering just what a mug rug is. It’s a tiny placemat. Or a giant coaster. Or a small work of art. Or possibly just a mini project for quilters to practice on. Whatever you might think a mug rug is, one thing is true—it seems [...]

Fiber Thursday: Friendship Granny Square Blanket

It’s Thanksgiving day here in the States and I thought I’d share a project that makes me thankful for this amazing community. Tygir participated in at least half of the fourteen (!!) Friendship Granny Square swaps and used all the the squares she received from her partners to make this fantastic blanket. The fact that [...]

Featured Swap Gallery: Mini Art Quilt Swap

The Mini Art Quilt Swap organized by MareMare features quilts between 1 and 2-feet square. The quilts can be any size, shape and dimensions within those parameters, which actually leaves quite a bit of room for creative interpretation. Browsing through the amazing gallery, you will stumble upon all sorts of techniques including beading, embroidery and [...]