Category: Craft Shows and Events

Craft Shows and Events

Monday Snapshot: Yes, That’s an Emmy Wearing a Pussyhat!

Monday Snapshot: Yes, That's an Emmy Wearing a Pussyhat!

And so, dear readers, I did the only reasonable thing. I made the Emmy a pussyhat.

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The Sewing Party + A Giveaway

The Sewing Party + A Giveaway | The Zen of Making

Have you heard about The Sewing Party?

As one of the blogger partners for this awesome all day online event, I’m super excited to tell you about The Sewing Party AND offer 5 lucky readers the opportunity to take part in the festivities for free with the giveaway below! (Scroll down to the bottom of this post to enter. Each ticket is valued at $40.00.)

About The Sewing Party:

The first ever all-day online DIY event in history!

On November 8, 2014, thousands of DIYers will gather for a fun-filled day of sewing and crafting classes taught online by leading bloggers and educational experts.

PLUS, the Party continues for 90 days AFTER the event. You’ll continue to have access to view ALL the classes (or re-watch your favorites!)

Connecting. Crafting. And Creating.

If you love to sew, you definitely won’t want to miss this party. Space is limited and likely to fill up fast!

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The Craftys: Awards That Celebrate the Best in Craft

The Craftys: Awards That Celebrate the Best in Craft | The Zen of Making

The Craftys: Awards That Celebrate the Best in Craft | The Zen of Making

Attention crafters, makers, and DIY-obsessed bloggers: Have you entered The Craftys?

If you don’t already know, The Craftys is an online event celebrating the many awesome people and projects in the world of crafting. And, as it happens, I’m one of the judges. (Hooray!) There are only a few days left to nominate and vote—both end on May 26th—so head on over to the site and get involved!

While you’re there, you can vote on your favorite entries and nominate your favorite crafters—or even yourself—in 10 categories, including the following:

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Today’s Craft Social: Show Booth Success


Attention crafters: Join us TODAY for the Craft Social Twitter chat!

Ready to talk show booths, craft fairs, and eye-catching display design? Join your fellow Socialites, along with hosts Barbara (@penguintrax) and Haley (@thezenofmaking), this afternoon (Tuesday, December 17th) from 2-3PM EST to get into the craft-selling spirit!


When: Tuesday, December 17th, 2-3PM EST
Topic: Show Booth Success
Hashtag: #CraftSocial

Join the conversation using Twubs, or look for the #CraftSocial hashtag on Twitter.

Want to know more? Head over to Craft Social.

You can also follow along using our handy Craft Social Twitter widget:

See you there, crafty pals!