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Aquamarine

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Aquamarine is a beautiful blue to blue/green colored variety of the mineral Beryl. Beryl is a beryllium aluminum silicate (Be3Al2(Si6O18)) that occurs in pegmatite formations over a wide range of geography. The color of the mineral specimen determines the gem name. Probably the most famous of the beryl gemstones is the green variety with chrome […]

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And here is Bev from MulchnMore, a shop were everything is still handmade

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Meet Bev from MulchnMore. You will find in her shop here on Handmadeartists.com. You will find at MulchnMore hand spun yarn, hand dyed fibers, hand poured soy candles, wood- burned decor and knitted, felted items. And those are just a few of the crafts that she does and plans to fill her store with. She […]

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3 Secrets To Pricing Your Handmade Goods Correctly

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The ongoing discussion of “How do I price my work” with artisans is a common topic among forums and blogs with many different variations of pricing formula and thoughts on the best way to price accordingly. In this article I’m going to look at how some people price their work and then show you how […]

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On Fire Shout Out Quilting Supreme

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Quilting Supreme HA Shop Shout Outs Quilting SupremeHa Shop Shout Outs! 3 new shops that are filled with quilted creations! You will find beautiful creations by beautiful people! Be sure to stop by their shops to see for yourself!     i Knit Quilt Sew offers boutique quality for mom and baby at affordable prices. […]

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On Fire Shout Outs Beads Bows and Gems

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On Fire Shout Out Beads Bows and Gems creations from these 3 shops in this weeks On fire for Handmade Shout Outs! You will find beautiful creations by beautiful people! Be sure to stop by their shops to see for yourself!             A Bead Thing is filled with beautiful jewelry […]

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Discover Handmade April 4th

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Welcome to Discover Handmade for April 4th Good Morning Everyone! It’s time for Discover Handmade for the 4th of April. The following artists create all of the products shared today on Discover Handmade: Keyper, ArtbyNancyPace, HelpingHandsGraphicDesigns, and thunderroseleather. Woo Hoot! So….lets have a look at these wonderful handmade items from HandmadeArtists.com ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ […]

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Don’t let Social Media Get the Best Of You

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Social media is a huge, and often free, tool of small businesses to promote their work and get their name out to the public; but are you using it correctly or are you shooting yourself in the foot? Social media is anything from Facebook, to Twitter, to Pinterest, to your blog. You are connecting with […]

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Blue Buddha Boutique

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Last week I had to take a quick business trip to Chicago, and when you are in Chicago you get pizza right? No you visit Rebeca Mojica founder of Blue Buddha Boutique and then get pizza, or Ethiopian Food whatever is closest. Anyway my first trip to the windy city was highlighted by a quick […]

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On Fire Shout Outs Wondrous Shops

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  Wondrous Handmade On Fire for Handmade Shout Outs     Wondrous Handmade creations from these 3 shops in this weeks Handmade Artists Shout Outs! You will find beautiful creations by beautiful people! Be sure to stop by their shops to see for yourself! Lady Faith Jewelry is filled with stunning creations for the Modern […]

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Meet Sandi from iKnitQuiltSew here on Handmadeartists.com

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It is my great pleasure to introduce to you Sandi today, the owner ofiKnitQuiltSew. She offers boutique quality Sewing, Knitting and Crochet for mom and baby at affordable prices. She specializes in baby art quilts (handmade and hand quilted), handmade rag dolls, teddy bears and baby/ ladies knits. All her items are designed and crafted […]

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