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Wordless Wednesday: Mother Nature

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ArtFire Crafting for Animals Guild Spotlight: Kanweienea Kreations

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Today I'm going to do something a little different.... instead of talking about me and what I've been up to, I want to introduce you to a fellow animal lover and ArtFire shop owner. Her name is Gunilla Wachtel and she owns Kanweienea Kreations. As a member of the Crafting for Animals Guild on ArtFire, a big part of the membership is crafting/art, a love for creatures big and small, as well as sharing knowledge and supporting each other. Members of the guild often use their art to raise funds for animal charities as well as create art immortalizing beloved animals.

Most members of the CFA Guild are owned by pets and often these fun members of the family are a sort of muse for the creative spirit. Gunilla finds plenty of inspiration in her furry companion, Cleo, a 130lb Newfoundland! Unlike the typical Newfoundland coloration, Cleo is "actually brown and white, like the "regular" Landseer version." Cleo is Gunilla's constant companion and she makes sure th…

Its been a while....

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Its been a little while since my last post, I can assure you, I've been crazy busy! So to catch up on the latest cuffs, here is a photo of the cuffs I did that made up the study on shapes. Its all started with one cuff and then grew from there. I could probably even do more... and perhaps I might.

Some of these are available in my shop as finished cuffs and the patterns for all of them can be found in my pattern shop!

I have a few other new cuffs to blog about later... especially a work of love on a memorial cuff. I'm also making some of my favorite cuffs for a friend of mine as a special gift. More on those later :-)