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« Reply #20 on: March 02, 2019 02:17:12 PM »

Yeah! I'm in!

2019 GOALS
1 – Create at least 175 projects
2 – Complete at least 12 WIPS - Finished 1 (3/23), 5 (4/2), 1 (4/6), 2 (4/13), 1 (4/14), 1 (4/17), 13 (5/14)
3 – Make 3 projects from my vintage kits stash
4 – Learn two new crafts – Spinning wheel (1/25), Rigid heddle loom weaving (3/23), Fused glass (3/28), dyeing roving (4/11), drop spindle spinning (4/27 from LeapFeetFirst), 3D needle felting (4/27 from PerfectlyBohemian), fabric beadmaking (4/27 from craftylittlemonkey), lattice beading (4/27 from anna.w), beading suncatchers (4/27 from mistressJennie), stumpwork embroidery (4/27 from sheepBlue)
5 – Finish piecing at least one quilt top
6 – Try 6 new recipes - 6/2 (1)
7 – Make 5 projects for Difference Makers - Cord wraps (3/2), more cord wraps (3/21), large microwave bowl (4/2)
8 – Make remaining cloth books – Finished 3 on 2/14, 1 on 3/23, 1 on 4/6, 2 on 4/13, 1 on 4/14, 1 on 4/17
9 – Make crafts for Asheville Adventure (approx. 28 small and 1 medium) – Finished 30 mediums on 2/20, 1 on 4/17
10 – Document craft purchases - $201.18 – January; $125.81 - February; $367.77 - March; $429.08 - April; $110.23 - May;$691.07 - June; yearly total = $1,925.14

PROJECTS
Year-to-date – 83/175

JANUARY
1. Flamingo tissue holder – Finished 1/14

2/3. 2 Flamingo pillow cases – Finished 1/17

4. Flamingo mug rug – Finished 1/17

5. Flamingo sewing machine foot pedal holder -Finished 1/22[ – 75% from stash

6. Handspun yarn – Finished 1/25


FEBRUARY
7. Flamingo weekender bag – Finished 2/12 – 25% from stash

8/9/10. Fabric storybooks – Finished 2/14 – 100% from stash

11. 10 Crumbs mug rugs – Finished 2/14 – 75% from stash

12. 22 Crumbs mug rugs – Finished 2/20 – 75% from stash

13. 2 Geek mug rugs – Finished 2/22 – 100% from stash

14. 2 Rainbow mug rugs – Finished 2/24 – 100% from stash


MARCH
15. Set of 3 cord wraps plus one for swap - Finished 3/2 - charity - 100% from stash

16. 44 Craft tags - Finished 3/15 - 100% from stash

17. Sewing kit - Finished 3/17 - 75% from stash

18. Wristlet key chain - Finished 3/19 - 100% from stash

19. Small quilted bowl - Finished 3/19 - 75% from stash

20. 2 Sets of cord wraps - Finished 3/21 - charity - 100% from stash

21. Fabric story book - Finished 3/23 - WIP - 100% from stash

22. Woven mug rug - Finished 3/23

23. Crocheted fingerless gloves - Finished 3/24 - charity - 100% from stash

24. Fabric-covered letter - Finished 3/24 - 50% from stash

25. Fabric beads - Finished 3/24 - 50% from stash

26. Microwave bowl holder - Finished 3/25 - 75% from stash

27. Coin purse - Finished 3/25 - 75% from stash

28. Mini-notebook cover - Finished 3/25 - 75% from stash

29-32. 4 Fused glass pendants - Finished 3/28


APRIL
33-37. 5 Microwave bowls (4 for AIMR, 1 for DM charity) - Finished 4/2 - WIP - 100% from stash

38. Stained and assembled a rigid heddle loom - Finished 4/3

39. 18 Cord wraps - Finished 4/4 - 100% from stash

40. Fabric ball for Rox's friend - Finished 4/6 - charity - 100% from stash

41. Fabric storybook - Finished 4/6 - WIP -100% from stash

42. Crocheted dishcloth - Finished 4/11 - charity - 100% from stash
43. Dyed 4 oz. of roving - Finished 4/11

44-45. 2 Fabric storybooks - Finished 4/13 - WIP - 100% from stash

46. Another fabric storybook - Finished 4/14 - WIP - 100% from stash

47. 2 crocheted flower embellished headbands - Finished 4/16 - 100% from stash

48. Yet another fabric storybook - Finished 4/17 - WIP - 100% from stash

49. Crocheted unicorn cup cozy - Finished 4/17

50. Spun bulky yarn - Finished 4/18 - 100% from stash
51. Made 12 scrappy strips card backgrounds - Finished 4/19 - 75% from stash

52. Chevron washcloth - Finished 4/25 - charity

53. Beaded suncatcher - Finished 4/27

54. Macrame yoga mat holder - Finished 4/27

55. Lattice bead - Finished 4/27 (with Anna's help)
56. White dish cloth - Finished 4/30 - charity


MAY
57. Needlefelted squirrel - Finished 5/3

58-59. Bibs for Abbeeroad's twins - Finished 5/3 - 100% from stash

60. 8 scrappy strips card backgrounds - Finished 5/3 - 75% from stash

61. Set of 4 coasters  - Finished 5/5 - charity - 100% from stash

62. 10 cards - Finished 5/11 - 100% from stash

63. Second white crocheted dishcloth - Finished 5/13 - charity

64. 13 cards - Finished 5/14 - WIP - 100% from stash

65. Third white crocheted dish cloth - Finished 5/16 - charity

66. Two dish scrubbers - Finished 5/16 - charity - 100% from stash

67. Second chevron dishcloth - Finished 5/18 - charity

68. Yellow dishcloth - Finished 5/21 - charity

69. Third chevron dishcloth - Finished 5/22 - charity

70. Blue chevron dish cloth - Finished 5/24 - charity

71. Variegated yellow dish cloth - Finished 5/24 - charity

72. Blue crocheted dish cloth - Finished 5/26 - charity

73. Yellow, green, and blue dish cloth - Finished 5/26 - charity

74-75. More Christmas chevron dish cloths - Finished 5/28 - charity

76-77. 2 gifts for GBBO Swap - Finished 5/30

JUNE
78. Another yellow, green, and blue dish cloth - Finished 6/2 - charity

79. Homestyle Crock Pot Pork Chops - Finished 6/2 - new recipe

80. Last yellow, blue, and green dish cloth - Finished 6/5 - charity

81. 10 scrappy strip card backgrounds - Finished 6/5 - 100% from stash

82. Bumblebee scrubby - Finished 6/13 - charity - 100% from stash

83. Yellow and multi-color scrubby - Finished 6/15 - charity - 100% from stash


JULY
AUGUST
SEPTEMBER
OCTOBER
NOVEMBER
DECEMBER
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« Reply #21 on: March 02, 2019 02:20:26 PM »

Yay, Kathy! I like how you started your list, I am going to adopt that too. It's good to have more concrete goals sometimes. I am usually fly-by-the-seat, lol.
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« Reply #22 on: March 02, 2019 03:24:03 PM »

2019 Goal-use as much from my stash as possible!
Stuff for the April scifi/comic/ect. convention
More mosaics
More playing with resin
Mixed media jewelry-fiber, beads, ect. ect.
Organise beads and such, finally.

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« Reply #23 on: March 02, 2019 04:00:26 PM »

*Saunters in, dipping big toe into the pool*  I'm in!  Hopefully my stash will shrink a significant amount.

GOALS:  
  1.  Slash the Stash!  
  2.  Get rid of unused craft supplies
  3.  Organize materials and tools
  4.  Finish WIPs
  5.  Make a zippered tote to keep ready for hospital trips
  6.  Make 12 sock stuffies
  7.  Learn to sew stretch fabrics with some semblance of skill and accuracy
  8.  Clean and oil all sewing machines
  9.  Learn to use the serger
 10.  Make blind collar/leash wrap
**June update:  Recently purchased various fabrics on clearance ($1 per bolt), including stretch knits, blanket fleece, faux leather, canvas, and cottons.  Although this nuked Goal 1, it will be helpful with 5,7, and 9.


50 PROJECTS LIST

 1.  Cushion for DH's desk chair
 2.  Red mittens from stash skirt
 3.  Book tote from yellow/butterfly fabric
 4.-8.  Rehomed numerous threads to 4 places
 9.  Made blankets to donate to shelter animals
10.  Make fleece jacket
11.  Made a swap item (panda tote) mostly from stash
12-13.  Chemo port protectors from pot holders
14.  Throw blanket
15-18.  Port protectors/seat belt wraps
19.  Head wrap (turban style)
20.  Ear warmer/headband
21.  Scarf
22.  Bath bombs/fizzies
23.  Book tote
24.  Zipper pouch
25-28.  Towels trimmed with fabric and ribbon
29.  Small fabric envelope for gift card
30-31.  Mug rug set- pink
(14 thru 31 went into a raffle basket to benefit a cancer patient)

32-33.  Wine bottle gift bags, lined with terry cloth
34.  Card box for graduation party
35.  Gold and purple basket (grad party item)
36-41.  6 dozen cupcakes of various flavors: vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, lemon
42.  Grad hat cupcake picks for #36-41
43-44.  2 cake plate stands from vases and trays
45.  Table weights for tablecloths and balloons
46-60.  More Fleece blankets/critter comfort pads for local animal shelter.  Small for cat cages; various sizes for dog kennels.


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« Reply #24 on: March 02, 2019 04:35:50 PM »

Ok gals, you are added to the front page list.

Kathy, wow, look at all your projects already. You are crushing it!
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« Reply #25 on: March 02, 2019 04:44:34 PM »

I am in! Here is my list (so far):

1. DD's catdigan
2. Socks for me.
3. Mermaid Bracelet
4. Dragon bracelet
5. Dreamcatcher bracelet
6.anchor bracelet
7.turquoise bracelet

8. ornament for halloween tree
9. ornament for halloween tree
10. ornament for halloween tree
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33. Tiny ball halloween garland
34. tiny ball halloween garland
35.Pumpkin garland
36.pumpkin garland
37. Witch hanging
38. witch hanging

39. Hairbow
40. Hairbow
41. Hairbow
42. Hairbow
43. Hairbow
44. Hairbow
45. Hairbow
46. Hairbow
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48. Hairbow
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50. Hairbow
51. Hairbow
52. Hairbow
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55. Hairbow
56. Hairbow
57. Hairbow
58. Hairbow
59. Hairbow
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« Reply #26 on: March 02, 2019 04:49:45 PM »

Yes, but I'm already 15 projects behind where I want to be. Had bronchitis most of January and haven't felt up to par the last few days so I haven't gotten anything done. Bummer!
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« Reply #27 on: March 02, 2019 11:06:56 PM »

Hello everyone, newb to craftster here, but this sounds like a great way to track creativity!
2019 GOALS
1 – Create at least 50 projects
2 – Organize craft space and inventory craft stash by end of March
3 – Set up online store &/etsy, & stock it, w/ dl'able &/or physical crafted items in summer
4 – Learn 10 new crafts, including calligraphy, resin, paint-pour, gelli, also lightRoom, & re-up waterColor, also my illustrator, & esp InDesign & AfterEffects skills, & make some techniques in PS that are new to me 'my own'
5 – Finish hats for all sisters by Thanksgiving 2019
6 – Make 3+ projects for charity
7 – Destash yarn so special storage unnecessary
8 – Sketching session every fortnight, minimum

Some ideas—will add to it as I come up with more stuff. Pix/linx=done
1. Tarn knitted swiffer https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=457591.msg5518891#msg5518891
2. ATC's (wip)
3. Cardboard shelf unit (wip)
4. Cardboard moon shelf
5. Something with mandala yarn
6. Finish stuff with blurple yarn
7. 2-3 projects with x's gifty yarn
8. Meditation rug? w o's gifty 16 mini-skeins rainbow of yarn
8. Seasonal oven-towelettes* for mom gifts (spring-summer= flowers; patriotix, autumnal, hallows, xmas)
9. Use up plastic stash by midsummer
10. Recycle old ccandles into new candles
11. Garden plant tags by July 4
12. Garden plant structures by July 4
13. ?Arbor of sticks?
14. Moon cycle planner pages
15. Kraft-paper covered storage containers
16. Starburst coffee table?
17. Pysanky
18. Finish Tiger Cub, kanga+roo embroideries for A's bday
19. Iris embroidery
20. Design gallery wall/s, w some upcycled frames, art
21. Digital writing in support of biz
22. Writing in support of nano
23. Concrete projects
24. Postcards2voters
25. Send off alt'd book
26. Document junk bujo'ing
27. Graphics for sites
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« Reply #28 on: March 03, 2019 05:39:18 AM »

Wow! That's quite an impressive list, digreen. Best of luck reaching your goals.
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« Reply #29 on: March 03, 2019 08:23:40 AM »

I haven't been very good and documenting my projects lately, so I'm going to join in the hope that I will do better this year.

Completed Projects
1. Butterfly Shadow Boxes (3)
2. Gold Mini Skein of Yarn
3. Valentine's Day Cards for Husband (13)
4. Valentine's Day Cards for Daughter to take to School (16)
5. Decorated Photo Box for keeping love letters
6.  Heart shaped boxes from cardstock (2)
7. Handwoven Huck Lace Towels (7)
8. "Calypso" yarn
9. Baby Crocodile
10. Teddy Bear Pirate
11. Fairy Doll now named Pixa
12. Queen size quilt
13. Handwoven baby blankets (3)
14. Happy Father’s Day box card
15. Elephant card
16. Vinyl door signs (5)
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