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Below are some sketched instructions I tried to write as I went along. Pics on the bottom also help- sorry for the poor quality I think I had my flash off, oops! You can choose to make your party bags any size you'd like per whatever goodies you plan on stuffing them with. I went for cutting mine 7" by 12" which gave me a finished bag size of 6 1/2" by 11 1/2".  The pink pin in the above pic marks the 2" inches down from the top. Start sewing your sides here using a 1/4" seam allowance on...

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How to: turn a soap box into a mini art canvas! Because making cool things out of trash is FUN! What? O.k.ok....I'm easily humored. The tools...  yep, you can use any size box you'd like... The how to: 1. your supplies, painters tape or masking tape, any tape that's not glossy will do the trick, gesso, paint brush, a box and you don't even really need scissors the tape rips so easily. Optional: sanding block, hair dryer. 2. Cover your box completely in painters tape. I did a criss cross pattern because I think it adds stability to the box....

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I've been experimenting...having oodles of fun sewing new things. I've always wanted to try making a onesie dress. So I gave it a whirl...BUT, first the whole "how am I gonna make this" brainstorming started in my journal... _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ AND.....voila! stinkin' cute. maybe I should sell these gems? Mama could even rock a fabric flower to match...

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One of my favorite trades from Artfest was a small handmade journal from recycled brown paper bags and a Cheerio cereal box. The trade was handed to me by Angharad Jones, the ever so sweet owner of... The Urban Craft Center in Santa Monica, too bad I don't still live in California! 'cause this would be my new fav spot to hang out...(Jillian- you should go say hi for me!) Anyways...my little cousin, Molly is turning 21 May 1st and I want to hand bind a special journal for her as a gift (pretty excited about an idea I have...

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