Live radio show at FaveCraftsRadio.com
The second Tuesday of the month from 11-12:00 pm (ET)
(10am central, 9am mountain, 8am pacific).
Every show includes:
- Creative Ideas and Tips from the Designer
- Craft Project Ideas
- Craft Chat
FaveCraftsRadio is hosted by our very own Simone Collins! This lively lifestyle program treats listeners to creative ideas and featured guests who offer creative tips, project ideas, product reviews, tips about projects on FaveCrafts.com and so much more. It’s all about discovering the crafter in you! FaveCraftsRadio began its second season January 5th at 3pm EST. Archived podcasts can be streamed directly from the FaveCrafts.com website or downloaded for free through iTunes.
Next show is December 11th, 2012.
In this month's show we'll be talking all about yarn! We'll sit down and chat with Michael Sellick from The Crochet Crowd, Vickie Howell, Drew Emborsky aka The Crochet Dude about all their best yarn tips. Pick up some knitting and crochet tips or ask your often wondered questions!
November 13th, 2012 Show: The Amazing Men of Craft
Guests: Jonathon Fong of Style with a Smile, Steven Brown of Glitterville, and Mark Montano about Thanksgiving table settings, Christmas decorating, and party ideas! You'll also get call in and ask them your own questions!
October 9th, 2012 Show: Kids Craft Ideas
Guests: Candie Cooper from Craft4Kids, Marisa Pawelko - The Modern Surrealist, and Breanna Newbill from Dollar Store Mom! These lovely ladies will be weighing in their expertise to give us some great ideas on kids crafts to keep little hands busy when they're not in school or on weekends.
September 11th, 2012 Show: Simple Home Decor
Guests: Amanda Formaro and Shalana Frisby talked about simple home decor that you can do yourself to help spruce up your space. So tune in even if you haven't been thinking about adding some fresh touches to your home, we're sure we can inspire you!
August 14th, 2012 Show: Craft Wars!
Guests: Craft Wars vets Lisa Fulmer, Andrea Currie, Margot Potter, and Angela Daniels. If you've never seen Craft Wars, get to watching because it's great fun. This month's guests talked all about their experiences on the show - how intense it was crafting under pressure and how fun it was crafting under pressure. You won't want to miss it even if you've never seen the show.
July 10th, 2012 Show: Your Craft Questions Answered!
Guests: Haley Pierson-Cox from The Zen of Making,Vicki O'Dell, The Creative Goddess, and Jenny Barnett-Rohrs from Craft Test Dummies! This is going to be one special show because we'll be taking questions from all of you! Our team of crafting experts are going to be answering your questions about all things crafty! Isn't that exciting? So go ahead and call in live with your questions on July 10th. We'll be looking forward to answering them
June 12th, 2012 Show:
Guests: Abby from Style Me Pretty, Jen from Something Turquoise, and Heather from Dollar Store Crafts! This month's topic was DIY wedding! It was that time of year and our guests gave their tips and advice for pulling off the most fabulous weddings without breaking the bank!
May 8th, 2012 Show:
Guests: Suzannah from Adventures in Dressmaking, a second time appearance from Suede, and brand new author Jenni Radosevich from I Spy DIY! This month's topic was DIY fashion and the guests gave their tips and advice along with discussing the biggest upcoming trends for DIY fashion!
April 10, 2012 Show:
Guests: Lisa Nelsen-Woods from Condo Blues, Becky Striepe from Crafting a Green World, and Calley Pate from The Eco Chic. In honor of Earth Day we lined up all eco friendly crafters and talked about recycled crafts and using what you have to create gorgeous crafts!
March 13, 2012 Show:
Guests: Anna Hrachovec of MochiMochi Land, Cathie Filian and Steve Piacenza, Brittany aka Pretty Handy Girl, and our very own Simone Collins! The guests talked about National Craft Month and the super popular Pinterest!.
December 7, 2011 Show:
Guests: Author Mark Montano, Ann Butler of Creativity Stirs the Soul, Sarah Moore of Craft Critique sharing the hot craft gifts of the season, Mixed Media Artists, Sarah Hodsdon of Sarahndipitous Designs and our own Simone Collins, Social Media Director of FaveCrafts.com.
November 2, 2011 Show:
October 5, 2011 Show:
Guests: Trish Preston of Two Peas in a Pod Designs, Terri O of Terri O Super SImple Crafts, Andrea and Cliff Currie of Hand Make My Day, Jenny Barnett Rohrs of Craft Test Dummies, and Simone Collins, Social Media Director of FaveCrafts.
September 7, 2011 Show:
To read about the show: September 7, 2011 FaveCrafts Radio Show Recap
August 3, 2011 Show:
To read about the show: August 3, 2011 FaveCrafts Radio Show Recap
Guests: Suede of Suede Says pattern line, Candie Cooper of CandieCooper.com, Matthew Mead of Holidays with Matthew Mead magazine, Janet Perry of Nuts about Needlepoint, and Linda Augsburg of FaveCrafts.
July 6, 2011 Show:
To read about the show: July 6, 2011 FaveCrafts Radio Show Recap – Check out the episode
June 1, 2011 Show:
To read about the show: June 1, 2011 FaveCrafts Radio Show Recap – Check out the episode
May 4, 2011 Show:
To Read More: FaveCrafts Radio May 4, 2011 Show Recap Blog Post
April 6, 2011 Show:
To Read More: April FaveCrafts Radio Broadcast Recap Blog Post
March 2, 2011 Show:
To Read More: March FaveCrafts Radio Broadcast and Giveaway Blog Post
February 2, 2011 Show:
Listen: FaveCrafts Radio February 2011 Show page.
To Read More: February FaveCrafts Radio Broadcast Recap.
January 6, 2011 Show:
Listen: FaveCrafts Radio January 2011 Show page.
To Read More: Pat Sloan Hosts Season 2 of FaveCraftsRadio blog post.
Show's host: Simone Collins
Simone Collins is a blogger, crafter, foodie, and reality TV junkie. She loves to try her hand at all crafts but admits that she is probably best with paper. Like most crafters, she is a compulsive hoarder of all things crafty but likes to keep her hoarding very organized. Behind the scenes here at FaveCrafts, Simone is the Editorial Director and Director of Social Media which means that when she is not actually crafting, she is working on the business of craft.
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