Sunday, June 5, 2011

Summer Craft Collection

"Summer" is the title of the new handmade collection on Artfire. Curated by DesertWindDesigns, she states, "Thinking about summer fun! A summer inspired collection of items from members of the guild Shops with Less Sales". Many beautiful items are offered here, perfect ideas for handmade gifts!

Featured artisans include, L to R, First row: Watermelon Coupon Organizer by VA Beach Quilter, You Are My Sunshine Word Art Typography Sign from Signs of Elegance, Ladybug Brooch by Crafts by Keri. Second Row: Mulberry Pearl Necklace Set by Aussen Wolf  Designs,  Fresh Fruit PDF Pattern by Niche Stitch, Blue Turquoise and White Magnesite Necklace by Aussen Wolf Design. Third Row: Pink Emperor Stone and Smokey Quartz Necklace by Judy Cogo Designs, New McCalls Fashion Pattern by VA Beach Quilter, Nautical Oven Mitt and Potholder by Clearwater Creations. Forth Row: Monarch Butterfly Brooch by Crafts by Keri, Butterflies and Petal Tote by VA Beach Quilter, Red Heart Bead Bracelet Set by Spirit Girl Jewelry and Art.

Friday, June 3, 2011

All Things Beautiful Handmade

Support Artfire artisans and buy handmade! All Things Beautiful is a new Artfire Collection of handmade items, curated by JadjusJewelry. "Some of the beautiful items on Artfire. Please stop by these Artisans shops and share," she states.

Handmade - Buy Handmade Gifts!

Curated by DesertWindDesign on Artfire, this great collection features handcrafted items from the Shops with Less Sales Guild members. Go ahead, treat yourself!

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Dreaming of Summer

DesertWindDesigns has curated a wonderful, colorful collection of artisan items, entitled "Dreaming of Summer." "Dreaming of hot Summer Days? Here are some fun summer items from members of the guild "Shops With Less Sales," she states. Take a look at her colorful selections, including flowers, butterflies, beads, and mermaids!

Purple and Blue Beaded Necklace by Desert Wind Design

Featured artisans include, from L to R, First row: TooFancy, VABeachQuilter, SignsofElegance, VABeachQuilter. Second row: JudyCogoDesigns, KeriMae, AussenWolfDesigns, TooFancy. Third row: KeriMae, JudyCogoDesigns, AussenWolfDesigns, and SpiritGirlJewelryandArt.

Dreaming of Summer Artfire Collection

Saturday, April 30, 2011

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things by VABeachQuilter

VABeach Quilter has been a master quilter for the past 12 years. She's been honored to have made a number of quilts for local MLB (Major League Baseball) players BJ and Justin Upton, Michael Cuddyer, and their families. She's also had a custom ordered quilt mentioned in an article by Seth Livingstone, reporter for USA Today Sports. "To relax, at night, I like to work with wool and cross-stitch," she states. Below is just a sampling of the many artisan creations in her Artfire shop.

Civil War Log Cabin Quilt

Noah's Ark Baby Toddler Quilt

Fiddle-de-Sticks Lap Quilt

All of Kim's items ship for no charge in the continental U.S. She's also having a sale - 10% off all items when using the coupon SPRING at checkout.

Kim has also curated a wonderful Artfire Collection entitled "These Are a Few of My Favorite Things." This collection features handmade items from the Shops with Less Sales guild. "A collection of some of my fav items from the "Shops With Less Sales guild," she states. And I couldn't agree more!

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things Artfire Collection

Monday, April 25, 2011

In Need of a Little Brightness! by CraftsbyKeri

KeriMae of CraftsbyKeri is a multi-talented artisan. She handcrafts wonderful, colorful hair clips, amigurumi, crochet, playfood, needle felted ornaments/decorations, sock dolls and many other treasures. CraftsbyKeri is brimming with brightly colored spring and summer items. Her shop is a delight to see!

Hand Felted Daffodil Brooch

Crochet Tunsian Coin Purse w/Tulips

Hand Felted Butterfly Brooch Pin

Right now CraftsbyKeri is offering 50% off her pretty, handmade flower hair clips, just in time for spring!

Daisy Wool Hair Clip

CraftsbyKeri has created another wonderful Artfire Collection entitled, "In Need of a Little Brightness." If you love oranges and russets, you will love every item she's selected! Featured artisans are, from L to R, First row: Signs of Elegance, Too Fancy, Ultramarine, KeriMae. Second row: Cornelias Creative Corner, Aussen Wolf Designs, PhotoStudio311, Zoomgraphik. Third row: Judy Cogo Designs, SpiritGirl Jewelry and Art, VABeach Quilter, and Desert Wind Design.

In Need of a Little Brightness! Artfire Collection