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Dial 1-900-MIX-ALOT

My latest obsession: cross-stitching. I know, when you think of cross-stitch you think of intricate Thomas Kinkade-ish scenes embroidered on pillows. Or fancy samplers hanging on your Grandma’s wall.  Are these things that I...

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The Cutest Little Caterpillar

I recently designed this set (inspired by Eric Carle’s Very Hungry Caterpillar) as a newborn gift for a friend… The little peanut was born a few days before Halloween and didn’t have a costume!...

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Atlas Stationery

In this digital age of GPS and Google Maps, who needs to keep an entire U.S. atlas in the car?? Mine was wrinkled and bent and about 10 years old.  So I salvaged the...

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Craft Fair Success

It was a successful May Day for Liz Ohsiek Designs! The weather was gorgeous, and I sold enough to cover the cost of my booth plus a small profit.  The vendors around me were...

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And Every Day the Paper Boy Brings More

These newspaper coasters have been popular for Treasuries!  Last week, Helen from the Etsy shop Sixoclock created a gorgeous Treasury featuring my coasters (and other fantastic newspaper-ish items).  Thanks, Helen! Click on the image...

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I’m Coming to the May Day Festival!

I just registered this week to secure a booth at West Chester’s May Day Festival in Everhart Park.  This is my first craft fair, so I’m very interested (and a bit nervous!) to see...

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Giveaway! Enter to WIN!!

February was my busiest month since starting liz ohsiek designs, and with several orders already in March – I’m hoping for a great year.  To celebrate, I’ve decided to have a special giveaway:  Enter...