Wednesday , 12 August 2020

Author Archives: creativeapples

Featured Handmade Artist-Onelatenight

I am **so** excited to introduce you to this weeks Featured Handmade Artist– Kyla from Onelatenight. I received a plush polaroid camera she made as a gift for my birthday last week and I absolutely LOVE it! Not only is it the cutest camera ever, but it’s really well made! Check out some of the other awesome finds at Onelatenight ... Read More »

Spring Time in Chicago-land

OMG! I think it’s really happening. I think spring may finally be starting to arrive in the Chicago-land area. Tom Skilling is predicting temperatures in the middle 60′s in the next couple of days. And sunshine! (I’m a little excited, if you couldn’t tell…) I am so looking forward to my first Botanic Garden trip of the Spring season–I have ... Read More »

Handmade Feature – Steel Petal Press

Featured Handmade Artist– Shayna from SteelPetalPress! Shayna is a fellow Chicagoan (almost a neighbor!) and I’m thrilled to feature her today. I’ve seen her letterpress cards at the Renegade Craft fair and I can attest to how cool and how well made they are. Read More »

Crafty Links – Social Media Pains – Photo Editing

Hi! Since the holiday shopping season is in full swing, marketing tips and ideas are even more important. That’s why each and every week I scour the interwebs and gather the best tutorials, tips, and other helpful links to help market your handmade arts and craft business. In addition, I’ll post links to cool crafts I’ve seen, and blogs I ... Read More »