This is a list of upcoming events and shows I will be attending with my handcrafted jewelry. October 30 Mackinaw valley Winery 12-5 November 5 Germantown Hills 38th annual Fall Craft Show November 6 Lewistown High School Holiday Showcase 11-3 November 11, 12- Mt Zion Christmas Craft Show, Mt Zion IL December 3 Pekin Moose… Read More Ravenwing Creations Upcoming Events As of 10-20-16
Last year was the first year I entered the Altered Book Contest at the Chatham Public Library. I heard about the contest from my amazing sister Jennifer, my enabler! This year I was running out of time and thought I couldn’t not submit a project. I had an idea in mind, but I didn’t think… Read More Altered Book Contest
I have be recently doing some craft shows, and I decided I needed a bag to hold my money. Of course I work at Hobby Lobby, so I got a cute zippered bag from there. I like it well enough, its just a little plain. I mean, I like the pattern, but it doesnt scream… Read More Before and After
So when I finally came into this decades technology and got a smart phone, I signed up for Instagram. I know, Finally! I love all of the filters and fun thing yo can do with it! So here is a link to my profile. http://instagram.com/ravenwingcreations/ . If you follow me you can get sneak preview of… Read More Ravenwing Creations on Instagram
Hobby Lobby just got some amazing new products in the jewelry department. Blank Slate is a line of unfinished wooden pieces, canvas, lockets, and other embellishable items. I saw these when one of the lies I work with brought them to show me. She thought they would be right up my alley. She was right,… Read More Fun New Toys!
“Alright, I’ve been thinking. When life gives you lemons, don’t make lemonade – make life take the lemons back! Get mad! I don’t want your damn lemons, what am I supposed to do with these? Demand to see life’s manager. Make life rue the day it thought it could give Cave Johnson lemons. Do you… Read More When Life Gives You Lemons…
Way back in July I started my Etsy site. It can be found at https://www.etsy.com/shop/RavenwingCreations . I stated it with the intention of adding more to it quicker than I did, but better late than never. So now there is a few more items on there and I will be adding more daily as I… Read More Etsy Site is Alive and Kicking!!!
Today I finished setting up my new booth at the Kountry Nook, Kountry Nook in Pekin, IL | 212 N Capitol St, Pekin, IL | Superpages.com. I left the Crafty Corner and went to a craft mall that had regular hours, and better hours. Hopefully this will be a great new start, and the opportunity… Read More The Kountry Nook
So I thought that I had posted about this, but apparently I did not. A few months ago, I entered an art contest at the Chatham Sweet Corn Festival. The library there was hosting an Altered Book Contest. There were no rules, only to make your submission from a book, and to not use a… Read More Win for Best Use of Materials!!!
I think I have a problem, more than the usual. I have so many ideas swimming around in my bag of cats I call a brain! I find it nearly impossible to dedicate myself to one specific type of art or craft. I get bored and distracted easily. Maybe that is why I am always… Read More Crafters ADD