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Get Hooked on Your Favorite Hobby - Watercolor, with Kate Talcott - Happy Time Craftcast 7

Welcome to another captivating episode of the Happy Time Craftcast, where creativity flows and inspiration blooms! I'm Joleen Emery, your guide through the enchanting realms of crafts and hobbies, eager to sprinkle a bit of joy and a whole lot of color into your life.  In this very special episode, titled "Get Hooked on Your Favorite Hobby - Watercolor," we dive deep into the vibrant and splashy world of watercolor painting. Our guest, the wonderfully talented Kate Talcott of Splatter & Bloom, joins us to share her journey and insights into making watercolor not just an art form to admire...

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Art from the Heart with Andrea Nelson - Happy Time Craftcast 6

Craftonians! It's Joleen here to tell you about the most recent episode of my Happy Time Craftcast! I just had the absolute best time chatting with my pal Andrea Nelson the other day. Andrea and I go way back, so it's always so fun catching up on what she's been up to lately in the art world. I have to say, I was pretty amazed hearing how her God's Glue tutorial took off like wildfire online! Who knew a little black paint and glue could cause such an uproar. We also had a really interesting discussion about finding a balance...

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The Basics of Bookfolding and AMA (Ask Me Anything) - Happy Time Craftcast 5

Hello, Craftonians! I'm Joleen Emery, the host of Happy Time Craftcast. Today, I am thrilled to take you on a creative journey into the fascinating world of book folding artistry. In this episode, we explore the art of transforming old books into stunning works of art through the magic of folding. Join me as I share my passion, techniques, and insights on this unique craft.Whether you're a seasoned crafter or a beginner looking to explore a new creative avenue, this podcast has something special in store for you. We'll be delving into the basics of book folding, showcasing some inspiring...

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Being a Champion for your Creativity— Weird Art Makers Encouraged to Listen! - Happy Time Craftcast 4

Craftonians!  It's Joleen Emery here, bringing you the scoop from the latest episode of our beloved Happy Time Craftcast. Episode #04 was a blast, and I'm still buzzing from the excitement! 🌟 This week, I had the joy of chatting with one of my first TikTok pals and a continual source of inspiration, Kara Andretta. If you're the kind of artist who loves to dabble in a bit of everything, Kara is your spirit animal. From sugar art to broom making, she's done it all! Kara's Artistic Journey: From Sugar to Brooms Kara's story is nothing short of inspiring. She...

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Art for Self Care with Guest Molly Anthony - Happy Time Craftcast 3

Hey, lovely crafters! Joleen here, and I am beyond excited to share the magic that unfolded in the recent episode of Happy Time Craftcast. If you couldn't catch it live, don't fret—I've got the highlights, the laughs, and the crafting wisdom all bundled up for you. We kicked off this crafting extravaganza with the amazing Molly, who bared her creative soul, sharing the highs, lows, and everything in between. The world of crafting, my friends, is not just about making pretty things—it's about the journey, the stories, and the therapeutic power of creation. Now, let's dive into the heart of...

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