Posts Tagged 'tutorial'

Bento Bag Tutorial

I first discovered the bento bag while browsing the Fringe Supply Co. website for a gift for my aunt this past holiday season. I eventually decided to go with a knitting notebook for her, but I didn’t forget about the

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Bento Bag Tutorial

I first discovered the bento bag while browsing the Fringe Supply Co. website for a gift for my aunt this past holiday season. I eventually decided to go with a knitting notebook for her, but I didn’t forget about the

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DIY Mini Tapestry Necklace on a Cardboard Loom!

As a summer camp instructor at Textile Arts Center, and now as a Youth Education Intern, one of my favorite parts of the job has been teaching weaving. I love how excited and involved the kids become, and the beautiful

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DIY Mini Tapestry Necklace on a Cardboard Loom!

As a summer camp instructor at Textile Arts Center, and now as a Youth Education Intern, one of my favorite parts of the job has been teaching weaving. I love how excited and involved the kids become, and the beautiful

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TAC Afterschool: Snow Dye from #Blizzard2016!

So, remember that big blizzard that walloped the city in a snowy whiteout a couple of weeks ago? The one colloquially and aptly dubbed ‘Snowpocalypse’ and the inspiration for the hashtag #Blizzard2016? The one in which people queued in hour-long

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TAC Afterschool: Snow Dye from #Blizzard2016!

So, remember that big blizzard that walloped the city in a snowy whiteout a couple of weeks ago? The one colloquially and aptly dubbed ‘Snowpocalypse’ and the inspiration for the hashtag #Blizzard2016? The one in which people queued in hour-long

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August Adventure Time! Bundle-Dyed Beach Tent

As I’ve mentioned before, I am super partial to summer adventures. I love going to the beach, but as a pale gal I can’t handle too much of the sun’s rays and decided I needed a simple beach tent to

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August Adventure Time! Bundle-Dyed Beach Tent

As I’ve mentioned before, I am super partial to summer adventures. I love going to the beach, but as a pale gal I can’t handle too much of the sun’s rays and decided I needed a simple beach tent to

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What a Mess: A Stained and Stitched Tutorial

Labor–to be honest, Lynn and I struggled with this month’s inspiration. As Textile Arts Center ladies, we began thinking specifically about women’s work. But how do we talk about such a loaded topic? For this tutorial, I wanted to acknowledge the

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What a Mess: A Stained and Stitched Tutorial

Labor–to be honest, Lynn and I struggled with this month’s inspiration. As Textile Arts Center ladies, we began thinking specifically about women’s work. But how do we talk about such a loaded topic? For this tutorial, I wanted to acknowledge the

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Tutorial: Dying with Black Tea

Being in the Textile Arts Center studio here in Brooklyn is super inspiring….especially the natural dying section. I have nervously dabbled a bit in this area, but for me, it’s always best to start with something simple that I can

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Tutorial: Dying with Black Tea

Being in the Textile Arts Center studio here in Brooklyn is super inspiring….especially the natural dying section. I have nervously dabbled a bit in this area, but for me, it’s always best to start with something simple that I can

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Tutorial: Peter Pan Collar

Typically when spring is about to arrive, I start thinking about magical fairies, enchanted forests, fresh flowers, and movies that inspire that sense of wonder, rebirth and newness. I recently watched Peter Pan and if you have ever seen it

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Tutorial: Peter Pan Collar

Typically when spring is about to arrive, I start thinking about magical fairies, enchanted forests, fresh flowers, and movies that inspire that sense of wonder, rebirth and newness. I recently watched Peter Pan and if you have ever seen it

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DIY for Kids ~ Valentine’s Day Texture Surface Cards

Valentine’s day is right around the corner and a great way to get your kids immersed in the spirit of this special day is to have them make their own Valentine’s Day cards while learning about Textile Surface Design. All

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DIY for Kids ~ Valentine’s Day Texture Surface Cards

Valentine’s day is right around the corner and a great way to get your kids immersed in the spirit of this special day is to have them make their own Valentine’s Day cards while learning about Textile Surface Design. All

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Dyeing with Food Scraps

In today’s ecologically conscious world, we’re constantly looking for new ways to reduce our impact on the environment. Whether it is through recycling and proper waste management, finding renewable sources of energy, or eating locally grown produce, our collective awareness

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Dyeing with Food Scraps

In today’s ecologically conscious world, we’re constantly looking for new ways to reduce our impact on the environment. Whether it is through recycling and proper waste management, finding renewable sources of energy, or eating locally grown produce, our collective awareness

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