|The Duncan booth at the HIA trade show was buzzing with excitement as Julia Andress demonstrated their latest Chunky Stamps with clear backs, for Craft TV. You’ll love Julia’s designs for
scrapbooking, plus everything from home dec to fashions!
||Is Simon cute or what? Craft TV will be bringing you his fabulous new product from
Lazertran, and all you need is your inkjet copier to create waterslide decals with endless crafting
was perplexed at the ChartPak booth at HIA, when Barbara
DiClemente challenged Craft TV to see which of her projects
were designed with Rub-Ons, and which were hand painted!
Watch Craft TV yourself, and see if you can tell which one is
‘real’, and which one is ‘faux!’!
that’s Pattie as proud as ever with her Certificate of
Excellence from Craftrends, as her “Fun with Fibers” book
by Design Originals was recognized by the industry at HIA.
You can be sure that she will be giving you lots of new ideas
using Adornaments Fibers on Craft TV! You can also find
the book at www.pattiewack.com
on the shopping pages.
|We were honored to interview one of the pioneers of the Hobby Industry
Association.... a grand lady whom many of you know, Hazel Pearson. Here is a candid moment with the Craft TV crew and Marlene Watson, as we captured a historical
conversation about what trade shows were like in the 50’s for women, and how all of that has changed.
Hazel will tell
the Craft TV audience how world events affect crafting, and how today’s industry began with her and
her friend, Aleene Jackson!
|You’ve just got to see this cute new crafting project called Cube-It! Wade Kirchmeyer will show everyone on Craft TV how easy it is to make these popular new photo projects for parties, gifts, and just plain fun!
We caught the K1C2 gals, Susan and Gloria, as they were packing up at the end of the HIA trade show. Their new Adornaments fibers are fabulous for everything from boxcrafting to scrapbooking! You can see all the beautiful ways to create crafty projects with them on Craft TV...AND you can find them on
in the shopping pages!
|You caught Scott in action! Our Craft TV Director took the camera in hand for some close-ups of the most exciting projects at a recent trade show. You’ll see the fine details in upcoming segments for Craft TV. Thanks, Scott!
||Did you ever think of decorating with of all things, bandanas? Well, Kathy Peterson will amaze you with her home dec and fashion designs using one of the hottest fabrics available in the craft
stores..... Bandanas! Toile bandanas were the focal point in the Carolina Mfg. booth at HIA and Kathy will be showing them off soon, on Craft TV!
|It was great to see old friends at a recent trade show from the Aleene’s Creative Living Show, like Julianna Hudgins. When you watch Craft TV, you will be sure to get great new ideas using products from her beautiful new bead and accessories line, Jewel Craft!
||Wow! Terry and Sidney just blew us away with an unbelievable new invention to sand blast! Believe it or not, if you watch Craft TV you will see martini glasses and more, with stunning sand blasted designs from Armour.
We caught Pattie lying on the floor in the CNA booth, checking out one of the hottest trends at the trade show called Altered Books. Be watching Craft TV for the latest in this artsy & fun technique. (And you might want to start saving those old used books!)
Craft had tons of new products, but the one we loved the most
was the PattieWack Boxmaker, of course! Heather Lancastor
demonstrated the cutest little red purse using a Coluzzle box
template that you will just adore when you see it on Craft TV.
|Kathie Gillaspey invited Craft TV into the Expressions Magazine trade show booth to make the gorgeous glass project Mick Kelley from Lazertran was demonstrating. You won’t want to miss it!
||Would you believe that Desiree Tanner is using the Sizzix personal die cutter to create FABRIC appliques? Watch Craft TV and find out just how she did it, and then you can make that beautiful pillow Pattie is holding!