Author Archives: skwillms

48 Fun and Easy Halloween Craft Ideas

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis is a great article from FeltMagnet.com.  Written by Loraine Brummer for us crafters, and she has included a Halloween craft for everyone. My favorites are numbers 4, 8, and 10 and I may try to make these particular … Continue reading

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Isaac Asimov Asks, “How Do People Get New Ideas?”

Search AmazonProduct SearchToday we talk about creativity and where it comes from.  I found this wonderful essay by Isaac Asimov who wrote it for the MIT Technology Review.  Since Isaac Asimov is one of my favorite authors, naturally I had … Continue reading

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New Project is a FAIL!!!

Search AmazonProduct SearchMy new project was to make a votive candle holder from a card that was given to me long ago.  I really love this card and wanted to make something with it, so I decided to root around … Continue reading

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9 Simple But Powerful Marketing Secrets of the Network Marketing Pros

Search AmazonProduct SearchSunday is the day I get to talk about my network marketing and affiliate marketing businesses.  I love talking about each of these opportunities, but not everyone is interested in hearing about them.  So, here I will post … Continue reading

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Beautiful kaleidoscope craft for kids makes upcycling fun

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis year for my birthday, my sister surprised me with a wonderful handmade gift!  She is in a stained-glass class and she made me this beautiful kaleidoscope as my present.  These pictures do not do it justice.  Looking … Continue reading

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The Real Neuroscience of Creativity

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis article is from Scientific American, which is one of my all time favorite magazines.  I found this article about the real neuroscience of creativity and read it.  My thoughts immediately became intrigued by this study and its … Continue reading

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3D Star Wreath with tutorial

Search AmazonProduct SearchToday I get to talk about what I have been doing in the art room!  I am so excited to share with you!  I promised my daughter a long time ago that I would make her a 3D … Continue reading

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12 Secret Facebook Features EVERY Marketer should be using

Search AmazonProduct SearchAs a network marketer, I know that Facebook plays a very large roll in my business.  I meet people there, I learn about new products there, I keep in touch with friends and customers there, and I use … Continue reading

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10 Frankenstein crafts and recipes

Search AmazonProduct SearchTo begin our celebration of all things Halloween and to share some of the wonderful ideas to be found online, here are 10 Frankenstein crafts and recipes for your perusal.  I always think about Frankenstein as Halloween approaches, … Continue reading

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Being Creative in a busy world

Search AmazonProduct SearchI often talk about how I struggle with getting creative–painting, crafting, etc.  I love to do the work, but I seem to drag my heels about getting started.  I want to make a habit of doing art daily … Continue reading

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