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I crochet ; knit; sew ; Quilt ; hand quilt , hand embroidering .

counted cross stitch . tatting ; make jewelry

most of the needlework arts

want to learn to do bobbin lace making .

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I mostly just crochet. But I've sewn, done cross stitch, scrapbooking, some painting. Have learned a few new things like making weaved buttons (Dorset buttons) and fabric painting through my monthly craft group. I tried to teach myself to knit, but it wasnt clicking for me. Someday I'll try again. I did some plastic canvas work when I was younger but havent touched it in a long time.

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I crochet, also bead crochet, quilt and do recycled denim bags and quilts, but not all at the same time. I like to crochet in winter and one of the others on a later stage as the inspiration strikes, but I'm always doing something creative.

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Good Afternoon!

I actually do a couple other things as well as crochet. I also latch hook, cross stitch as well as I am a AVON representative as well as recently a Scentsy Consultant. So, if anyone out there would like more information on Scentsy please just message me! :D

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I love to sew--I make almost anything, especially doll clothes of all sizes. I quilt, plastic canvas, some knitting--not much; I used to do cross stitch, still have all that stuff so maybe some day I'll pick that up again.

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Wow...such variety! Aside from crochet, in the past I've done...sewing (does it count if it was for school, but I enjoyed it?), cross stitch, and write poetry. I also cook, do origami (a first on this thread :-D), and I'm an avid reader.

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I think crochet is my favorite (I change my mind sometimes, I'm fickle like that) but I also knit and sew. I tried to teach myself how to (shuttle) tat but it didn't go very well. I'd like to learn to quilt too. Since I do sew already (though not necessarily very well, I am still very much a beginner!) it should not be TOO difficult. I LOVE to make candles and soaps and other bath & body type products. And nail polish. I kind of adore nail polish and was tickled when I realized I could buy some nail polish base and mix up my own custom colors. SO much fun! I like all kinds of general crafts too - paint by numbers (because I don't have the artistic talent to just paint on my own), pretty much anything that involves glitter, decoupage, etc. 

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I think crochet is my favorite (I change my mind sometimes, I'm fickle like that) but I also knit and sew. I tried to teach myself how to (shuttle) tat but it didn't go very well. I'd like to learn to quilt too. Since I do sew already (though not necessarily very well, I am still very much a beginner!) it should not be TOO difficult. I LOVE to make candles and soaps and other bath & body type products. And nail polish. I kind of adore nail polish and was tickled when I realized I could buy some nail polish base and mix up my own custom colors. SO much fun! I like all kinds of general crafts too - paint by numbers (because I don't have the artistic talent to just paint on my own), pretty much anything that involves glitter, decoupage, etc.

I am kinda jealous that you are to paint by number. With my bets I can't do this craft.

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I mostly crochet, but I learned how to knit as well. I also occasionally cross stitch and sew. I want to learn to quilt. When I was a kid I was so bad at motor skills it's always been my dream to design and stitch a sampler that says:

"I've finally learned to cross stitch, sew ,knit, quilt and crochet!

Miracles can happen everyday!"

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Needlepoint (though nothing finished, I'm terrible at finishing things), a little bit of knitting (it became so much easier when I figured out continental style knitting), I'm just starting to dabble with dyeing yarn and silk scarves.  I've really enjoyed dyeing, so much instant gratification!

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I like to sketch, mainly just graphite. But classes I am taking in school have introduced me to the use of charcoal and doing full color rendering with marker. I may learn to knit one of these days, but I will stick to crochet for now. Back in high school I took a lot of art classes and worked with a lot of mediums, including wood carving, oil painting, ceramics, etc. :artist

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I mainly draw. Working on a chicken series at the moment. Sometimes I make my own jewelry with beads, hemp, and leather. I goof around with clay and quilling from time to time. I used to knit, but that was entirely too many loops open at once for the sake of my sanity.

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I have done a lot of different crafts but crochet my most loved, most enjoyable, also a HUGE stress reliever. Memory is really bad anymore and crochet to me isn't a problem. I also do wood turning making wooden ink pens and do finishes on Bolshevik and art pieces he does with turning. I love the concept of doing crafting together. I have recently learned of a couple places to brochettes with several others.

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