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Artful Blogging magazine spring 2012

Artful Blogging Magazine Brings Community into Writing

Blogger Dana McCranie discovers the beauty of community as a blogger and a creative in Artful Blogging magazine. I’ve loved every minute of writing for this blog. In fact, I don’t know that I’ve ever had a wri...
by Dana McCranie
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Somerset Studios magazine's November-December 2011 issue

How to Stop Hoarding Art Paper and Put It to Good Holiday Use

Encouraged by an article in Somerset Studio magazine, crafter Dana McCranie discusses documenting her favorite paper designs then using them creatively. I’ve confessed to you my love of paper before. You know this about m...
by Dana McCranie
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"The Color Orange" from Art Journaling magazine winter 2011-2012

Why I Fell in Love with The Color Orange

Blogger Dana McCranie never particularly cared for the color orange–until an issue of Art Journaling magazine helped her see it through rose-colored glasses. Generally, if you ask me what my least favorite color is, orang...
by Dana McCranie
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Confessions of a Craft Junkie: Top 5 Curses of Crafting

Recently I’ve discovered that being “crafty” has its problems. Sure, there are the obvious pleasures of being creative and having the ability to express oneself in a unique and tangible way. Yet, in this lifet...
by Dana McCranie
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Best Craft Magazine of 2010: Somerset Life

Have you ever had a friend that just always knows what you need, right when you need it? My friend Renee is that kind of friend. Renee brings me a little something special every time I see her, and whenever she comes to my door...
by Dana McCranie
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My Art Journaling Discovery in Cloth Paper Scissors Magazine

I found a box of my old journals the other day. As I flipped through them I felt a little sad. The thing that struck me was the progression of my relationship with the journals themselves. The entries from the teen angst years ...
by Dana McCranie
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