Posts Tagged ‘Craft and Hobby Association’

Katie Hacker at the Beadalon Booth, CHA Winter 2012

February 22, 2012

Katie Hacker, Beadalon Designer and host of ‘Beads, Baubles & Jewels’ TV show, demonstrates techniques from her just-published book Live Wire Jewelry: Make Colorful Designs That Shine (North Light, 2012).  During a lull in the booth buzz, I took the opportunity to ask Katie for tips on getting published. I was gifted with “Katie Hacker’s Ten-minute Talk on How to Propose a Book,” which will appear soon in another Stabbed! blog post.

Katie Hacker at the Beadalon Booth at CHA Winter 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Craft and Hobby Association (CHA) Charity Wings Flash Mob

February 22, 2012

Here is Elena Lai Etcheverry, of Charity Wings, is pictured here wearing wings created by L. Grace Lauer

 

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and the back–lovely weaving of newsprint with the feathers:

 

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These wings are hinged and open up by a handle operated by Elena. I don’t have a photo of that, but if you go to this YouTube video of the flash mob, you can see more.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RvulLFTGCKw&feature=youtu.be&utm_source=120216+newsletter&utm_campaign=120209+newsletter&utm_medium=socialshare

Yours truly participated in the flash mob–great fun for a great organization!