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Silhouette Cameo

Get Started with the Silhouette Cameo

Looking to get your craft on? Look no further than the Silhouette Cameo! The software and machine help you create your own designs, using images, different fonts, shapes, and your imagination! The Cameo machine cuts a wide range of materials like fabric and adhesive or heat transfer vinyl. With super, easy to use cut settings […]

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cookie decorating

The Calming Effect of Cookie Decorating Videos

In this day and age, anything that can promote calm and tranquility is a plus to have in your life. I’ve tried meditation, but my butt falls asleep quicker than I do during it. I try mindfulness as much as I can, especially with eating, but there’s something nice about eating lunch and watching Chandler, […]

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Spooky Crafts with Creativebug

It’s almost Halloween! I don’t know about you, but 2020 seems to be an endless Halloween full of more tricks than treats. Luckily, the Niles-Maine District Library has an online resource called Creativebug, which includes more than 1,000 arts and crafts video tutorials taught by recognized design experts and artists. Creativebug also gives you a […]

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Paper Village Blog

Creative Bug for the Holidays: Décor and Entertaining

The holidays are filled with eating, drinking, and being merry! When planning your home décor or putting the final touches on a holiday soiree, crafting unique decorations will keep you in the festive spirit all winter long. The Niles-Maine District Library has an online resource called Creative Bug, which includes more than 1,000 arts and […]

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