A Heart Handmade Blog Holiday Featurette Bonnes Fêtes! Which is French for Happy Holidays! Geraldine is a French artist & illustrator living in San Francisco. Tell us a little about your holiday cards: I hand drew this owl silhouette, inspired by traditional French embroidery, vintage lace and doilies from France. The design features multiple delicate woodland motifs from nature like… View Post
A Heart Handmade Blog Holiday Featurette What is your favorite holiday tradition? My family began a tradition we call “Christmas Eve Drive Surprise” years ago. Each Christmas Eve we would spend the day on sometimes a well planned route and sometimes a flying by the seat of our pants route going to various fun places with the kids. They would… View Post
A Heart Handmade Holiday Featurette What is your favorite holiday tradition? Driving to the seaside with my family. How is your holiday crafting different than “regular” crafts you do? To me there is not much difference between year round and holiday work. All of my items including my ornaments are for year round enjoyment. I just sell more at the… View Post
I began crafting as a child with my mother. She’d have us painting pots and glueing with hot glue guns. The smell of ecalyptus brings back so many memories.
I am a stay at home mom and a gardening, canning, crafting, kind of girl. I have 2 toddlers that are a crazy full time job, and love showing them my passions, to inspire them to have their own.
Living in a seaside town and the local’s love/hate relationship with seagulls! Also, scary films inspire me because of the way they use fear and humour.
Because the world we live in is too concerned with money and mass production instead of timeless, unique pieces that are deeply personal.