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Craft

Holiday Shows and Events, plus a special thank you to my customers

The holidays are fast approaching. Thanksgiving is this week, and Christmas will be upon us before we know it! This is the weekend where instead of shopping in all the mobs, I like to begin, or finish, as the case may be, all those handmade gifts I’ve been working on for my friends and family. … Continue reading »

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New Pattern alert and a free Snowman Ornament pattern!

Tidbit Hapennies and Trolls are here! I’m so excited about the re-release of Hapenny Magick from Spencer Hill Press, that I decided to create another Hapenny sewing pattern. These Hapennies and Trolls are for you creators who love to hand stitch! They are only 3″ tall and can make wonderful pins, ornaments or fun dolls … Continue reading »

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Adult make-a-gift Night!

Many of my friends in my hometown have participated in the annual make-a-gift fair that the elementary PTO sponsors for the Sutton kids every year. For a low price the kids come in and make gifts to give to family and friends for the holidays. There is also a cake walk, where my kids have … Continue reading »

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New sewing pattern, Lavender Babies

Lavender Babies are soft babies for you to make in the Waldorf style. This lavender baby smells as good as she cuddles with dried lavender inserted into the body. Double-seamed for safety and so easy to make you’ll be making one for every new baby on the block! Baby is approximately 16″ long. Directions include … Continue reading »

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Book Signing at The Beehive, this Friday!! With a make and take craft =0)

April 19, 2013 • Book Signing with Jen Carson (posted to BEEZ in the Belfry Blog) Join us at The BeeHive on April 19th, from 5-8pm, for a Book Signing with Jennifer Carson. Jen is excited to present her newest book, Beyond Bears – How to draw, design and sew your own stuffed animals. She’ll … Continue reading »

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New Pattern Ordering Options on Etsy! And Beyond Bears Update

If you’ve been to my store on Etsy lately, you might have noticed that there is a new option! Now you can digitally download your pattern purchase directly from my Etsy store, and you’ll always have access to them. So, if your computer crashes or you accidently toss the file when cleaning out your hard … Continue reading »

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Beyond Bears, How to draw, design and sew your own creatures–Now available for Pre-order!

My design book, Beyond Bears, is finished! For a year I’ve been working on putting together all the information that I’ve learned from my 7 year journey of drawing, designing and sewing my own stuffed animals and creatures and now I’m showing you how to do it!Beyond Bears contains 76 pages of need to know … Continue reading »

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Free sewing pattern, Rumshuckle, a faerie pin or ornament

I designed this faerie pin for the Utopiacon 2012 program, but I thought it would be nice to share with you as well.  He is hand sewn with just a basic blanket stitch. Just download the directions below and happy creating!  Don’t forget to look for other fabulous sewing patterns by The Dragon Charmer! Find … Continue reading »

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A Beast of a Bag, new sewing pattern, now available!

You’ve been waiting for it! Here it is! A Beast of a Bag, Easy sewing pattern, PDF   Roomy and fabulous for everyday use! This beast of a bag will will grab attention everywhere you go! Full of character, this bag measures 16 1/2″ by 13″ when finished and only takes a 1/2 yard of … Continue reading »

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Upcycle me! Snowmen from vintage oil cans

If you are like most creative people, you scour the flea markets and garage sales during the summer for great items that can be recycled or “Up”cycled. Last year I found an old oil can at a junk/antique store and immediately it spoke to me. It said “Don’t I look like a penguin to you?” … Continue reading »

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