Category: Misc Crafts

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Eye Exercises to Relieve Eye Strain and Fatigue

Share this:Protect yer peepers from Computer Vision Syndrome (and from too much crafting)! Recently I’ve seen several articles about Computer Vision Syndrome: eye and vision problems resulting from long time periods spent staring at a computer, mobile phone, tablet, e-reader and other digital screens. Though in my case–and possibly yours–the C may as well stand… Read more »

Chainmaille Joins the Craftivism Movement!

Share this:A little chainmaille birdie — who wishes to remain anonymous (and no, it’s not a B3 team member!) — stopped by our retail store the other day and let us know a little secret: S/he is the person behind the Link Chicago Project. *dramatic gasp* This person has been making small chainmaille jewelry items and leaving… Read more »

Maker’s Day: Celebrate National Crafts Month on March 7: Artist Demonstrations and Make ‘n’ Take Projects

Share this:  Free and Open to the Public CHICAGO—In honor of National Craft Month, a dozen makers and artisans will invite the public to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at what they do at Maker’s Day: Watch. Make. Take! on Saturday, March 7 in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood. The artisans will explain the process behind their work,… Read more »