For me, half the fun of photography is in transforming a dull, straight-out-of-the-camera (SOOC) photo into something with some oomph! This is especially true since I started shooting in RAW four years ago. Photoshop Actions and Lightroom Presets are essential to my editing flow, and they save me so much time. I decided it was about time I share!Read More: Photoshop Actions and Lightroom Presets
When you work in someone else’s office building, there is, naturally, a limit to what you can do. You can’t paint the walls a cheery bright aqua, drag your desk over to the window, or switch out the florescent lights for cozy desk lamps, unfortunately. But if you are lucky to have your own desk area, especially if it has a couple of (half) walls, there are things you can do to make the space less cookie-cutter.Read More: 8 Ways to Make Your Cubicle Less Boring
If your family is planning a getaway in the car this summer, you might like some of these ideas for easier packing, and more enjoyable driving.Read More: Road Trippin’ with Polka Dot Cottage
There’s a new knitting pattern at Polka Dot Cottage: a quick, easy, beginner-friendly baby sweater! The Cogwheel Cardigan features simple stripes with little protruding “cogs” that are simple enough for a colorwork novice to achieve.Read More: The Cogwheel Cardigan for Baby
If you use your pen a lot, there may come a day when it runs out of ink. That’s annoying, but fixable. There’s no need to discard your lovely pen, just because the ink isn’t flowing! Learn how to replace the ink in a polymer clay pen, and continue to enjoy it for years to come!Read More: Replacing the Ink in a Polka Dot Cottage Pen
Introducing the Weekend Sweater: easy to knit, easy to wear.Read More: The Weekend Sweater Knitting Pattern
I’m so happy to be sharing my brand new shop with you today, along with a coupon good for 25% all patterns, tutorials, and printables! Come have a look around, kick the tires, and maybe drive off in your own snazzy new downloadable 🙂Read More: Grand Opening + a coupon!
It’s going to take some time and effort to get all of my Clayathon goodies individually photographed, tagged, and cataloged. If you buy one of them first and save me the trouble, I’ll give you a discount in return. Have a look!Read More: Clayathon Sale 💚💖💙💗
I am taking custom orders for badge reels and bracelets this week only!Read More: Clayathon is coming up!
I’ll be at the Long Hill Library Harvest Craft Fair this weekend. It’s the first time in six years that I’ve ventured out in public with my artwork, so I hope you will come and see me! Read on for all of the details, as well as instructions for ordering ahead, if you wish.Read More: Polka Dot Cottage Live