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What row am I on?

making row counters at craftygardener.ca

September 15th, 2018

~ We all face this challenge when knitting or doing a crochet project – keeping track of how many rows have been completed. There are many gadgets that you can purchase if yo...

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Slate Coloured Juncos

junco in the garden at craftygardener.ca

September 11th, 2018

~ The little slate coloured juncos are frequent winter visitors to the gardens.  Juncos are found across North America and they vary slightly in appearance from east to west. Here ...

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Green Zebra Tomatoes

growing green zebra tomatoes at craftygardener.ca

September 9th, 2018

~ Each year in my kitchen garden I like to try to grow a different variety of vegetable.  This year I chose to try out green zebra tomatoes.  As well as going through a really hot ...

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How to Make a Trivet

how to make a trivet at craftygardener.ca

September 8th, 2018

~ You can easily make your own trivet out of a 7 inch cork circle, broken tiles, tile adhesive, mod podge and coloured sand.   We recently made one in the Creative crafting group t...

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CD Scratch Art

how to do scratch art on a cd at craftygardener.ca

August 18th, 2018

~ If you are like me you have an abundance of CDs.  There was a time when you got all sorts of them with free programs, or you have a lot of old ones from computer storage.  I̵...

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Rose of Sharon

Rose of Sharon at craftygardener.ca

August 9th, 2018

~ A few years ago I was given a cutting from a Rose of Sharon bush and this year it is finally big enough to bloom.  And not just one or two blooms but it is going to have lots of ...

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Stained Glass CD

how to make a stained glass cd at craftygardener.ca

July 29th, 2018

~ Turn an old cd into a stained glass decoration. Here is another project I am working on.  Take the old cds you have and start to strip off the shiny part.  You score it just a li...

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