Here’s what The Crafty Bloggers have been up to this week. . .
About Family Crafts
Hurry on over and submit your photos and ideas! Sherri is now accepting Halloween submissions. Share your costumes, haunted house ideas, more and browse through the photos everyone else has submitted.
Aileen is offering a book giveaway! See how many ways you can get your name entered in her drawing to win a Ties That Bind Collaboration of Love book…
Alexa Westerfield a.k.a Swelldesigner
Alexa shares 3 great photography tips for taking better photos of your crafts. You don’t even have to have an expensive camera!
Join Cathie Filian on HSN August 17th where she will be showcasing the new formulas of Mod Podge, Chalkboard Paint and Texture Paint.
Craftside-A behind-the-scenes peek at a crafty world
Craftside has a how-to on making a Traveling Mail Art Kit from the soon-to-be-released book Good Mail Day, a tutorial on how to line a flap, and step-by-step directions to make a painted fusible web postcard. Be sure to answer the week’s questions to be entered to win free books while you’re getting your fill of crafty goodness.
Crafty Princess Diaries
Tammy has a bag full of fun crafting ideas for the crafter with a birthday.
Cross Stitch at About.com
Help Connie decide a caption for her free Bat Cross Stitch pattern.
Mixed Media Artist
Cyndi has an imaginary friend named Jim…from 100 years ago!
Naughty Secretary Club
Jen dishes up a recipe for making a pin cushion out of vintage tin.
Stefanie Girard’s Sweater Surgery
Earrings made with something old, something new and a how-to from the new book, Simply Gemstones by Nancy Alden
The Artful Crafter
Eileen blogs about learning photography – one frame at a time.
The Crochet Dude
Drew is giving away all his latest designs that are included in his new line of patterns that just launched nationwide! To enter you just leave a comment on his blog!
The Impatient Crafter
Make a super cute pair of flip flops with your kid or teen for your end of summer vacation! Madge shares the 411 in this post for I Love to Create.