DAY 12: The Christmas Countdown: Blue Bird Ornament

Welcome to DAY 12 | Make Blue Bird Ornaments. Aren’t they “tweet?” Find the Blue Bird Ornament pattern, below, along with a special invitation from today’s contributor, Trixi of Coloured Buttons and the Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York City. 

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Lucia Essentials

This is a week with festivities galore in Sweden. Today, December 10,  is the day of the Nobel Banquet in the Stocholm City Hall. December 13 will bring Lucia celebrations: the Swedish celebration of light, set on what was, at one time, considered to be the shortest day of the year. As much as I would love to

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DAY 9: The Christmas Countdown: SNOW GLOBE

Welcome to THE CREATIVE CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN, DAY 9 | Snow Globe Today, I’m very happy to welcome newest contributor, Karen who is a photographer with a blog, A life in Kodacolor and her lovely Snow Globe tutorial that she and her daughter will show you how to make.

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DAY 7: The Christmas Countdown: Felted Wool Ornaments

Hello Friends. Welcome Marie and Hello DAY 7 in THE CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN  I was just thrilled when Marie agreed to share with you again this year. I love to see the crafts that Marie and her kids make. Their enthusiasm comes through and I like to image the process.  It’s Marie’s 3rd year to share

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