Milagros Rivera Mixed Media Artist

Meet Milagros Rivera a Mixed Media Artist and Instructor Milagros Rivera is, at her core, an artist. She breathes life into any material that speaks to her and empowers others through her words and imagery. Mixed Media is her passion! Milagros is also a business woman, operating The Paper Boutique Scrapbooking Studio in Puerto Rico…

Ann Tudor Glass and Fiber Artist

· A lampwork and fiber artist joins us on Heart & Hands of a Maker podcast ·

Meet Ann Tudor Ann Tudor is a lampwork glass artist, surface pattern designer, and avid knitter. She makes tiny creations of glass for knitters and crocheters in the form of stitch markers and progress keepers. Ann also creates notion pouches to hold her markers and all your tools. She has been a maker her entire…

Making Holiday Decorations & Gifts

A Handmade Holiday
a few ornaments made through the years
To this day, by this time of year, I have a plan for the ornament I will make for gifting to those on our list. By plan, I mean I have the idea and maybe I’ve started gathering the materials. The making usually goes right up to the finish line. Can you relate?
Often, the project I choose includes a new technique I want to try and is something I believe I can replicate before running out of steam. As I decorated our tree this year, it…

Thank you and Holiday Wishes

Giving Thanks
Sending you wishes for a very Happy Thanksgiving and offering my thanks for your support.
Taking a Moment of Your Time
It’s been wonderful fully immersing myself in all it means to “restart” my business. Re-learning WordPress, changing hosting services, finding a new email service provider, choosing a business email service (yes—they’re different!), finding my way on which way to go with content creation (Heart & Hands of the Maker podcast being the first to emerge), reengaging…

Heart and Hands of a Maker podcast launch

Issue #1
Thank you for welcoming me into your inbox.
Sharing just a bit of news before the weekend slips in and since I told you you’d hear it from me, first…drum roll, please!
Heart & Hands of a Maker: The Creative Journey podcast is LIVE!
The trailer and first “official episode” of “Heart & Hands of a Maker” released late this week!
When you have a minute (1:22 to be exact), please listen to the trailer on your favorite platform or here on Spotify.
While there, please consider…