CK Summer Camp


Join the folks on the Creating Keepsakes blog for summer camp July 13-17!

  • FREE daily online classes
  • Inspiring creativity challenges
  • Exciting tips and techniques
  • And more!

Registration is open, and everyone registering before June 30th will receive a free t-short iron on transfer. Go to…

Weekend Aussie Handmade Markets

I’ve been announcing tons of US indie craft markets lately, but those of you Down Under have been sorely neglected. Here’s a roundup of some local weekend craft markets going on now. Most happen monthly. Watch for more later this…

Do you carry a brag book?


Hi Everyone:

I remember when my daughter was a month old, I carried a brag book everywhere to show my daughter.

Over the years, I stopped doing it, as I got into scrapbooking and creating albums.

Kirsty creating this fun wallet that reminded…

Clever tool from Clover: Bobbin stacker

Image from Clover
Images from Clover

bobbin-twoClover has come up with yet another clever tool. How did we make do without their Yo-yo Makers? Like the Yo-yo Maker, serious quilters and sewers will likely want one of these bobbin stackers to keep drawers organized. It’s endorsed by Nancy Zieman, of…

Rain, Rain, Don’t Go Away

by Pamela Hall

by Pamela Hall

We’ve been having a spate of summer rainstorms here, which inspired me to go looking for polymer clay rainsticks.  I found a wonderful tutorial for making a polymer clay rainstick by Pamela Hall.  Click here to go to the…