Cousin Is Looking for Product Reviewers

 

Cousin is looking for 25 talented product reviewers! Are you mad about making jewelry? Savvy with social media? If you’re a fanatical jewelry maker and a devotee to the channels, you could receive swag to try out our products … Read More ...

Etsy Shop Feature: Craftpon

 

Craftpon

 

Craftpon is a new wholesale supply shop that opened on Etsy March 13th, 2013.  Their office is based out of Hong Kong.   In their shop you will find a variety of craft supplies at low, low prices.  Nothing is over $20.oo

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Etsy Shop Feature: lesJOLIE

Today’s post features New York Artist Ardita Jani.  Ardita specializes in making custom wedding accessories, paintings, iPhone cases, and handmade jewelry.  She owns a newly opened etsy shop “lesJOLIE” where she sells her handmade jewelry.  Take a look at these … Read More ...

Copyright for Crafters and Artists

cover art for Know Your Rights: Copyright 101 for Jewelry ArtistsDid you know that April 26th was World Intellectual Property Day? To celebrate and raise awareness of such an important issue, Interweave released a free ebook for crafters and artists – Know Your Rights: Copyright 101.

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HP TopShot Review: Part 1

HP TopShot LaserJet Pro went from its carton to ready for use in about 15 minutes.Have you seen the new HP TopShot LaserJet Pro? HP is giving me a chance to review this new scanner, printer, and copier all-in-one — and then one lucky Craft Gossip reader is going to win one!

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Jewelry = symbolic thought

David Vance Horste posted a link to a really interesting story on the NPR website that suggests beads are one of the earliest examples of symbolic thought. Take a look at David’s blog – DVHdesigns, Custom Cut Gemstone Beads — … Read More ...