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Kathy Cano-Murillo
Works at CraftyChica.com
Lives in Phoenix, AZ
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MOOD BLOCKS WITH EASY SQUEEZE TACKY GLUE
What are you feeling today- A diva or a winner? Or both? These Mood Blocks are for your desk to notify the kind of mood you're in that day! MayaintheMoment helped me out with this project since she LOVES Beyonce and T-swift! We're using Aleene's Easy Squeez...
What are you feeling today- A diva or a winner? Or both? These Mood Blocks are for your desk to notify the kind of mood you're in that day! MayaintheMoment helped me out with this project since she LOVES Beyonce and T-swift! ...
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Our newest Frida: Monica Gisel!
How did you get started with art? I have been drawing and painting for as long as I can remember.
As a kid I remember giving away my drawings as an appreciation gift to my
pediatrician, my babysitter, and all the people around me.    My first portrait was f...
How did you get started with art? I have been drawing and painting for as long as I can remember. As a kid I remember giving away my drawings as an appreciation gift to my pediatrician, my babysitter, and all the people arou...
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Flashy Fabric Statement Rings
I have a huge bin of small wood pieces and finally found something to use them for - flashy fabric statement rings! These are a breeze to whip up and make for a great girls' night project! And I bet you already have most of the supplies on hand! OK, let me ...
I have a huge bin of small wood pieces and finally found something to use them for - flashy fabric statement rings! These are a breeze to whip up and make for a great girls' night project! And I bet you already have most of t...
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Time for another cruise with lots of crafting and sightseeing in Mexico!
Join us on the 2016 Crafty Chica Art Cruise! We're going to Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan, and Puerto Vallarta, plus 6 workshops and more!
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Fused Ceramic Trays
I'm still going strong with ceramics! This time around, I played with Duncan EZ Strokes Translucent Underglazes , they are pure pigment and that got me pretty dang excited. I also had fun fusing these pieces together with Duncan French Dimensions to make je...
I'm still going strong with ceramics! This time around, I played with Duncan EZ Strokes Translucent Underglazes, they are pure pigment and that got me pretty dang excited. I also had fun fusing these pieces together with Dunc...
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Fun giveaway today!
I’m giving away FIVE Blu-Ray DVD copies of the family comedy, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb! This comedy releases in stores on Tuesday, March 10, and here
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Father's Day Ceramic Plate
Hi everyone! Kathy here! Today I have a really fun paint-on-pottery project that is perfect for Father's Day! It's a fun one for the kids to make for Dad!  Here's how I made it and the story of WHY I made it! Last month I was invited to teach this Duncan Ce...
Hi everyone! Kathy here! Today I have a really fun paint-on-pottery project that is perfect for Father's Day! It's a fun one for the kids to make for Dad!  Here's how I made it and the story of WHY I made it! Last mo...
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Glorious Frida: Finding Inspiration
Hola! Glorious Frida here getting ready for another one of our Annual Frida Birthday Celebrations. This year we will be back at Burton Barr Library in downtown Phoenix! Click on the link for information on submitting your artwork http://phoenixpubliclibrary...
Hola! Glorious Frida here getting ready for another one of our Annual Frida Birthday Celebrations. This year we will be back at Burton Barr Library in downtown Phoenix! Click on the link for information on submitting your art...
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Appliqué Tote
What do you do when you are an appliqué hoarder? You shut it down, that's what you do! But, what happens when you love all of those appliqués?  That was my dilemma with my fabric stash and appliqués. I decided instead of tossing them I would glue them all o...
What do you do when you are an appliqué hoarder? You shut it down, that's what you do! But, what happens when you love all of those appliqués? That was my dilemma with my fabric stash and appliqués. I decided instead of tossi...
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Marker Makeover: Bedrest
Last week I was shopping at Target and came across a comfy bedrest. Aside from wanting to relax in it, I knew I wanted to give it a makeover with my Tulip Fabric Markers! And so I did! Read on to see how I did it - I even have a video tutorial! SUPPLIES: Tu...
Last week I was shopping at Target and came across a comfy bedrest. Aside from wanting to relax in it, I knew I wanted to give it a makeover with my Tulip Fabric Markers! And so I did! Read on to see how I did it - I even hav...
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Here are my eight ideas to empower yourself during Lent! 
Lent is a time to make a sacrifice and give up something we love for forty days. Within less than a month to go, it’s usually around now that we begin to yearn for that beloved item. Are you missing soda, social media, or… gulp — chocolate? How about we change the energy? Here are eight ideas to fill that space with activities that will empower you!
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LOL! That's my girl...
Feel the touch of a man without having to have one.
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Artist, author, blogger, designer, speaker.
Employment
  • CraftyChica.com
    Owner, artist, designer, 2001 - present
  • iLoveToCreate
    Senior designer, spokesperson, 2001 - present
  • BlogHer.com
    Crafts/DIY Editor, 2012
  • The Arizona Republic
    Features Reporter/Craft Columnist, 1995 - 2007
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Former newspaper columnist-turned-novelist/creativepreneur. My new novel: MISS SCARLET'S SCHOOL OF PATTERNLESS SEWING! http://CraftyChica.com
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Former newspaper reporter-turned-craftypreneur. Artist, author, blogger, designer, speaker. Promoting positivity through creativity!
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Phoenix, AZ