Tag Archives: earth

Earthy Nature Original Designs

30 Apr

Earthy Nature Original Designs

This sums me up:

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. — Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet”

Ecclectic, Earthy, and Influenced By Nature

12 Apr

Ecclectic, Earthy, and Influenced By Nature

I wish that everyone would pledge to learn at least one craft–if only for the relaxation that crafting brings.

Earthy Feminity, Inspired by Nature

3 Dec

Earthy Feminity, Inspired by Nature

I love handmade goods because they are special. I think that if everythingyou buy, whether its home wares, clothing, or accessories, has a special and unique touch, you will love everything you acquire for a very long time. Some people think that classic means a simple or neutral aesthetic, but to me, classic means something that you will love forever and is uniquely you; and I hope that Fig & Faun provides that for people.

Reflecting my fictitous flashbacks

21 Nov

Reflecting my fictitous flashbacks

I hope I could reflect my imagination and feelings to other people who feel the same… sometimes we need to see it in other peoples art or design.

Earthy Shapes from the Heart

3 Dec

Earthy Shapes from the Heart

Earthy Urban Fun Texture Organic

23 Jul

In her featured crafter interview Lucy said, “Thank you for supporting the handmade community and making people’s dreams come true.”

You’re welcome – it’s people like you that make this site worthwhile!

We’re thankful that you’ve chosen to make these beautiful crafts while putting your dream job of becoming a mahout (an elephant care-taker/trainer) on temporary hold. Maybe you can figure out a way to incorporate arts and crafts into the training sessions??

Eco-Friendly, Vintage Inspired

22 Jun

Julia

Random Facts About You?
* american expat * cheeseaholic * lover of cats * hermit

What have you made recently?
I generally start a new design by looking through my collection of vintage images. One will usually jump out and me and then I start playing with collage ideas. I tend to work on several designs at once, switching back and forth as different ideas pop into my head. Once I have completed a design, I print it on FSC-certified paper. FSC-certified means that the paper is made only from well-managed forests, controlled sources, and recycled wood or fiber. I then cut, score, and fold the paper for cards, or mount the image for prints. I also hand cut and assemble envelopes for my cards.


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