Featured Craft of the Day – 1/14/2011

Image courtesy of saplanet originals™ Wawa, the huggable sleeping baby monster Wawa is a “legend”; it was supposed to be a puppy, transformed to sporty devil, finalized as sleeping baby monster. For a chance to be featured on Craftsyble, please join our Craftsyble Group on Flickr. You can also join us on Facebook.

Interview with Leather Artist Kara Ginther

Today’s guest is Ms. Kara Ginther, one of the most remarkable leather artists out there! She kindly agreed to answer a few questions for Craftsyble readers.   Before we start, here is a little bit about Kara:   Using fine wood carving tools, she hand carves leather bicycle saddles with intricate patterns, removing the thinnest surface layer to … Read moreInterview with Leather Artist Kara Ginther

Winner of the Art of Soap Book Giveaway

Hello, everyone! First, I want to wish you A Happy New Year! Second, I want to thank all of you who participated to our book giveaway so generously sponsored by Debbie Chialtas! The Art of Soap book showcases stunning images and personal stories of 24 remarkable soap makers from around the world, from Australia to Taiwan to Canada and U.S. And … Read moreWinner of the Art of Soap Book Giveaway

The Art of Soap Book and Giveaway – CLOSED

Today I’d like to introduce you to “The Art of Soap” book! It was written by Debbie Chialtas and has just been published! It’s hot off the presses! It showcases stunning images and personal stories of 24 remarkable soap makers from around the world, from Australia to Taiwan to Canada and U.S. Here is a quick peek inside (the excerpt is … Read moreThe Art of Soap Book and Giveaway – CLOSED

Interview with Grace Anker

Today’s guest is Ms. Grace Anker from “The Potter’s Wheel” in Kew Gardens, New York. I absolutely love her work and I want to share her story. Here is our interview: What made you choose ceramics? Raised with old-world values, I was introduced to needle crafts at the age of four or five.  It gave me great … Read moreInterview with Grace Anker