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Lessons in Lampwork

Love lampwork and want to improve? Or just want to know how to create your own stunning glass beads for the first time? Either way, this video workshop from My Craft Academy is for you...

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Animal Inspired Beading

Add a touch of the wild to your craftwork with Animal Inspired Beading, the app that brings the animal kingdom into the comfort of your home with no mess involved! ...

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An Array of Earrings

No outfit is complete without accessories, and earrings are a great way to show off not only your style and personality, but your beading skills! ...

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Sew Your Own Blue Jean Bag

My Craft Academy provides a handy video tutorial that can show you how to convert your old blue jeans into a custom handbag more befitting to your artistic identity. Easily learn how to cut jean fabric, strip streams, sew on handles and inner linings, stitch patches together, and adorn your bag with trinkets to display your fashion sense....

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Fused Glass Jewellery

The art of fusing glass to create dramatic and statement pieces of jewellery is an ancient art, that's becoming more and more popular. Now you too can create your own with this excellent app, which offers knowledge, insight and inspiration into creating with glass...

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Beginning With Beads

Do you have the desire to create pretty things out of beads but need a little nudge in the right direction? My Craft Academy is here to help....

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Lampwork Lovely

From a Berry Christmas Pendant to Copper Autumn Leaves, Lampwork Lovely is packed with beautiful lampwork beaded projects for you to create at home...

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Knitsy Iss4

The cat's out of the bag! This issue of Knitsy features patterns like the Sleep Kitty doorstop and the Slinky Cat Hat. Not to worry, there are also plenty of other patterns like one of Twinkie Chan's scarves or the Zig-Zag shrug. Stephanie Dosen, Anna Wilkinson, and Faina Goberstein are just a few of our fantastic featured designers!...

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Make Chainmaille Jewellery

Chainmaille offers a dramatic look to any piece of jewellery. In this video course from My Craft Academy we show you how easy it is to learn the technique...

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Learning to Draw with Copic Markers

If you love to draw and you've been looking for an alternative to pencil or regular markers, then Learning to Draw with Copic Markers is just the tutorial for you! Caitlin Donahue joins us in the studio to teach you how to draw using copic markers. Copic markers are permanent, non-toxic, alcohol-based markers that come in a wide range of colors....

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Creating Polymer Canes

Making polymer clay canes is fun and creative, and a great starting point to make beautiful jewellery. ...

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Floral Wire Working Jewelry

Watch and learn, as experts Linda Jones and Mel Brooke show you how to make all of the above possible. Using a combination of wire and beads, you’ll be shown methods to make floral patterns applicable to virtually any jewelry format you choose. Allow My Craft Academy to help you build off these basic wire working steps, filling your jewelry box with your own inexpensive, custom creations!...

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Painting Nature Scenes

Does the thought of being outside amongst beautiful landscapes and vibrant colors excite you? Are you enticed to recreate that feeling in your own creative way? Have you thought about expressing your passion for nature through oil painting? It’s rewarding, it’s fun, and it’s never been easier!...

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Knitting for Beginners

Knitting is no longer a craft just for grandma! Try your hand at this versatile and fun hobby with Knitting for Beginners. Our experts in the industry will walk you through reading a pattern and introduce you to the tools you will need to start out. Then, learn how to cast on and begin your first project. The Knit Stitch and Purl Stitch are the most basic stitches and the most important ones to know. Once you've finished up your project, learn how to cast off....

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Introduction to Wire Knitting & Crochet

Maybe you're a seasoned knitter or crocheter, at ease in the yarn world. Or perhaps you're a jewelry maker, most at home stringing beads or twisting wire into a magical creation. Why not bring these two crafts together? With the Introduction to Wire Knitting & Crochet app from My Craft Academy, you can!...

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Beaded Steampunk

Take your beads and jewelry into a new time and era, with the Beaded Steampunk app presented by My Craft Academy. ...

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A Basic Guide To Knitting

Over the last few years knitting has seen a resurgence in popularity. A hobby once seen as outdated and for the older generation has been given a fresh new face and is now a pastime even the Hollywood elite are proud to undertake. If you’ve ever been tempted to pick up a needle and yarn then this is the app for you......

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Creating Perspective

If you're new to drawing and painting, you may be struggling to get the right perspective on your pieces. Never fear, our Creating Perspective tutorials are just for you. Learn about perspective from experts in the field, Lyn Bedford-White and Linda VanLear. ...

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Beginning Chainmaille

The art of chain mail may be something you've read about in Arthurian legends, as medieval knights wore it to protect themselves in battle. However, did you know it can also make some beautiful jewelry? In the Beginning Chain Mail app, join our experts at My Craft Academy for some video tutorials on beginning to intermediate chain mail. All you really need is some wire, a couple pairs of pliers, wire cutters, and a little hand-eye coordination! ...

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Metal Clay Jewellery

If you've always wanted to learn to make jewellery from metal clay then this is the course for you. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned silver clay artist, there are projects for you here in Metal Clay Jewellery, ...

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Wire Knitting Jewelry

Knitting with wire is a fun, challenging endeavor. If you loved My Craft Academy's first video app with Bev Pilarzyk introducing the craft, or simply have learned it on your own, you've come to the right place for a new set of projects!...

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Advanced Techniques for Sumi-e

Artist Karen LeQuia reins in her sumi-e introduction by supplementing it with a more centralized approach on florals, to really grasp the key concepts in a thematic and more advanced collection of techniques. Progress your sumi-e flora by learning cosmos, daisies, peonies, irises, and the breathtaking Japanese sakura....

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Laying Model Railroad Tracks

Don’t spend extra money on expensive materials, when helpful pointers can enable you to achieve that same authentic look with a lower cost. Don’t hassle over worries about having your tracks bow or kink. With proper guidance from Ron Galloway and Dale Rood, you can set your track with ease....

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Beaded Charm Bracelet

Beaded Charm Bracelet is an exciting new app from the publishers of Bead magazine and Bead TV. This app offers you the chance to build from scratch your very own Charm Bracelet. ...

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Oil Painting Wildlife: Fish & Birds

Are you fascinated by the look of various wildlife out in nature? Have you wanted to accurately portray those sprawling feathered fowl as they glide above the trees? How about portraying the jetting scaly fish that dart about in rivers and lakes? Why not gather your oil paint paraphernalia, and learn some helpful hints and new techniques to include in your next painting project?...

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Polymer Clay Masterclass

Polymer Clay Beading - a video class from MyCraftAcademy.com. Bonnie McGough teaches you cute and quirky polymer clay jewelry and beading from beginner to advanced....

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Beads Around the World

Travel all around the world without leaving the comfort of your own home! Around the World with Beads brings you projects from all over the globe. ...

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Oil Painting Wildlife: Deer & Wolves

Capture the perfect wildlife scene you’ve always dreamed about. Learn how simple it really is to turn small brushstrokes into a fantastic, colorful animal. Expand your skills and empower yourself into making a forest sprawling with wild, jaw dropping creatures....

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Miniature Delicious Dishes

Even your mini dolls get hungry sometimes. So why not prepare them some meals? With the Miniature Delicious Dishes app from My Craft Academy, you’ll learn how to prepare a diverse variety of miniature foods, from sushi to steak to an Irish dessert delight. There’s something for everyone in this series of projects from the pages of American Miniaturist and Dollhouse Miniatures Magazines. ...

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Clay Jewelry Projects

With the Clay Jewelry Projects app, you can learn from experts in both polymer and porcelain clay to make marvelous pieces that you'll be proud of. You'll see polymer clay stretched to look like fabric on one project, and braided into lush greenery in another. You'll also see a video tutorial on air dry porcelain clay and learn how to make a statement pendant rose with it....

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Make Your Own Greeting Cards

We've collected several greeting card projects here that you can apply to any occasion. Rachel Hyde's seasonal beaded cards work great for birthdays. Gayle Dahl's painted winter scene makes a truly special Christmas greeting. And of course the possibilities continue with knitting and fabric designs on cards....

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Mixed Media Beading Projects

Mixed media projects are sweeping the beading world! The term 'mixed media' means the pieces are made from a variety of materials...

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Kids' Book Of Beads

Let your child’s creativity run wild with Kids’ Book Of Beads, the app that brings beading to life. We have an array of designs for you and your children to enjoy....

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Crochet for Beginners

Welcome to Crochet for Beginners! Enjoy learning how to create a variety of fun and fashionable crocheting projects with our expert tutors. If you have ever wanted to try your hand at crochet but didn't know where to begin, then you have come to the right place. Join our expert crocheters for video tutorials on how to beg......

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Mini Scenes and Structures

This collection of miniature projects includes a variety of rare projects by Joann Swanson. From tutorials featuring creative scenes to projects on how to build miniature structures, we guarantee you will find something you'll just LOVE to make! ...

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Two Hole Beading Projects

Hop on the bandwagon with the latest trend in the beading industry: two hole beading projects. Learn how to create a variety of designs with these versatile beads. ...

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Lampwork Beads

Making your own beads is a mystical process. From heating the glass, to adding embellishments and choosing colour, lampwork requires dedication and skill. ...

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Outfits for Miniature Dolls

You’ve created some miniature porcelain dolls, which is wonderful. Now you need to know how to dress them up! With this set of video tutorials from My Craft Academy, you have four ways to make your dolls look classy. Doll expert Joan Purcell teaches these methods for using fabric for clothes, with modern day style and Victorian era characters as her muses. ...

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Making Charms and Bracelets

If you've always wanted to make fabulous jewelry but needed some expert help to get you started, you've come to the right place....

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Felting with Wool

Learn how to felt with wool in this video class! Brought to you by My Craft Academy, this app features a variety of project tutorials that show you two different ways of felting. Create wonderful handmade pieces by knitting and crocheting, and turn them truly unique by adding a needle-felted embellishment. Created with......

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Prayer Shawls

Perhaps you have heard about prayer shawl groups at your church or other places in your community. These people get together and make these shawls, which are intended to go to people in need of comfort, whether on the loss of a loved one, a hospitalization, or a job loss. Or they can be a sign of sharing in celebration, like for a marriage or a new baby. Whatever the occasion, prayer shawls are about more than the yarn and knitting or crocheting techniques that go into them....

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Beginning Rug Making

Watch and learn as Nancy Ellison takes you on a journey through the past and into the future, guiding you with multiple rug making techniques, all with their own stories to tell (and your own to create). Learn how to make twined rugs, woven rugs, wagon wheel rugs, non-loom rugs, and expand these templates to create the perfect rugs for your needs....

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Loom Weaving

Loom weaving can produce a variety of incredibly beautiful pieces. If you've always wanted to learn but didn't know how to begin, then you've chosen the right app! In Loom Weaving, we bring you a plethora of information about how to start creating your own woven masterpieces.......

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Miniature Landscaping & Gardening

Join Karen Fernholz as she demonstrates simple ways to add a lush green lawn, piece together stone patios and walkways, assemble branching trees from spare twigs, use various techniques to create ferns, hostas, shrubs, bushes, forsythias, and any filler greenery you can imagine....

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Bead Basics

Have you ever wanted to get into beading but never knew where to start? Then this is the app for you. Bead Basics, presented by My Craft Academy, will show you what several different types of beads look like, and how to use findings, threads, and wire....

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Pretty Pendants

Let your personality shine with Pretty Pendants! Each of the pieces featured in this app will bring a bit of bling to your beaded creations....

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Paint Dyeing On Wool

If you've always wondered about how your favorite yarn got its brilliant colors or you've always wanted a yarn with a particular color combination, then this tutorial on Paint Dyeing on Wool is just for you! ...

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Knit A Sock

Recent years has seen a knitting revival, and nothing is quite as comforting as a knit sock. Get ready to learn to knit your own with expert advice in this video class. Whether you use sock yarn, yarn that has been dyed specifically for socks so that it will create a pattern, or whether you change colors to create a mo......

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Wedding Jewellery

Need some help on finding beautiful jewellery for your day to walk down the aisle? Or are you simply attending a wedding and want to sparkle a bit? ...

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Advanced Encaustics

Encaustic painting might be an ancient art form, but it's as versatile and creative as any modern material. Now you can learn to create art using melted beeswax just like the Greeks and the Romans with this video course taught by instructor Margaret Berry. Encaustics enjoyed a revival a few years ago and now you can take up this on-trend craft with these classes from My Craft Academy. ...

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Watercolor Painting a Landscape

Watercolor painting can produce some beautiful pieces, from the typical "pretty pictures" to some that are a little more abstract–but just as beautiful! In Watercolor Painting a Landscape, you will learn how to capture that slightly more abstract feel to your painting....

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Mini Kitchens

No dollhouse is complete without a mini kitchen! Eleven projects and features will give you plenty of inspiration and ideas for you to get started working on this important mini room. Experts in the field will demonstrate their techniques on how to create furniture, appliances, and a great atmosphere in your miniature kitchen....

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Perfect Peyote

The peyote stitch is a fundamental beading stitch. Once you know it, you will be able to create a large variety of projects. This app takes you from the very beginning stages of the stitch to the most advanced levels....

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Advanced Beads

If you're passionate about beading and up for a challenge, then you have found the right app for you! This Advanced Beads tutorial allows you to let your creativity run wild with fun and fresh designs. ...

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