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Haylie Waring

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diy project: market bag makeover

diy project: market bag makeover

Over the past few years, I have accumulated a handful of screen-printed market bags covered in unsightly logos or sayings from retailers and small businesses. These bags offer other uses besides toting groceries, such as carrying lunch to the office or transporting books back and forth from the library. Today’s DIY project transforms your boring…

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Wednesday August 18th, 2010

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Friday June 26th, 2009

Thursday June 25th, 2009

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Textiles

SUKIE yardage Today I am sharing my first DIY project for the home. It is my favorite and one of the easiest methods of surface design. It is so simple that even small children can contribute. Basically all you need are some textile paints, paintbrushes, freezer paper, an iron and any cotton or linen fabric…

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Wednesday June 24th, 2009

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Color Fun

Color Theory at the Library & Subway Ride Home As noted before, I am a huge fan of color! I love to work with it and I love to play with it. If I had a choice, my job would be to sit and play with swatches of color, and to mix paints and dyes…

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Tuesday June 23rd, 2009

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Pamela Wiley and more…

Hello again! So, as Grace mentioned yesterday, I met her a few years ago when I was still a student in Savannah, Ga. I was finishing up my studies in the Fibers Department at the Savannah College of Art when Grace came to speak to our class. We all learned a great deal from Grace….

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Monday June 22nd, 2009

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Morning!

I am so happy to be sharing with you all today. I am currently exploring my new life in New York, where I have moved to live out a long-time dream of designing and creating handmade goods to sell. I find inspiration for my work mostly in daily life and in my surroundings. With a…

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