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Art Journaling - Quality Supplies on the Cheap

In this article I will walk you through the steps of finding quality supplies for art journaling on the cheap. I've been crafting for quite a while, and I've learned my ways. Here I'll share with you some easy ways to find art supplies for cheap. We'll touch on some common techni...More...

Halloween Books for Collectors

Wonderful Halloween graphics are the recurring themes through most of these books, find out what your collection is worth, what's missing or just enjoy the books by themselves....More...

Star Wars Heritage:

This September, Topps will release an ambitious new card series, encompassing all six Star Wars movies – including a sneak peek att the forthcoming final film, Star Wars: Episode III. Aptly titled, Star Wars Heritage , the series is timed to coincide with the eagerly awaited Star Wars Trilogy DVD re...More...

Essentials in Gold Panning Equipment

There are some gold panning tools that you must have to be a successful prospector, and there are some supplies that will make your gold panning efforts so much easier, more fun, and more profitable. Here's a list of essential and nice-to-have gold panning equipment....More...

How To Sell Your Handmade Jewelry By The Bucket Load

Have you been making handcrafted jewelry for so long that you have no place to put your new designs?Have you given so much of your work away that you know it's time to actually buy gifts rather than make them?Do you find yourself unable to resist buying new jewelry-making magazines, and then ru...More...

Creating A Lifelike Skintone For Your Reborn Baby

When painting your reborn, colour is so easily overdone, creating a ghoulish effect with your doll. Subtle veining and blue lightly pounced around the eye area and under the nose can add dimension to your baby, though it can also give it the non living look when applied too heavily. This article tak...More...

How to Take Care of Your Coin Collection

Coin collecting is much more than simply accumulating coins and throwing them into a jar. A properly organized, well-preserved coin collection is a thing of joy which can provide knowledge and entertainment while holding the possibility of holding or creating some degree of wealth. But how do you pr...More...

How to Keep Your Scrapbooking Gear Organized

Scrapbooking is an interesting, even absorbing, hobby. First, you study the subject and gather as much material as you can, then you'll need to visit a shop that will offer you what you need for your scrapbook. That part is easy, but how do you keep your scrapbook materials neat and organized?...More...

Balsa Wood for Craft and Hobby Projects

Balsa Wood is light and delicate but very strong because the structural cells of the wood are large and very thin walled. This then makes the proportion of solid matter to open space very small. Woods typically have a sticky cement, called lignin, (a polymer like substance) holding the cells togethe...More...

Macrame Knot Instructions

In this tutorial you will receive instructions on the following macrame knots.1. Directions how to tie the basic half knot. With special techniques to make it quick and simple. ...More...