Knitting Workshop Report

Last night a bunch of us braved the awful weather and headed out to the 7 Cities Crafters knitting workshop. There were plenty of laughs, some crafting and some dessert. Sounds like a perfect rainy night to me! Thanks so much to Kristin, Liz and Truly for helping out. I think our beginners got a really great start on things! Look at Kathleen flying on those DPNs! She learned knitting on DPNs, how to do cables and how to knit continental. Girl is a machine! Sloane's socks are growing Continue Reading

7 Cities Crafters Holiday Bash

Had tons of fun at the 7 Cities Crafters holiday party on Sunday night! Check out this adorable pincushion that was one of the many awesome gifts in our white elephant gift swap. We had a huge group there! At least 25 people came. Presents ready for swappage. Mary W. led several of us in some embroidery... ...while the rest of us worked on needle felting led by Kristin! Great results, guys! We had some delicious food, got to hang out and had a terrific holiday & Continue Reading

Call for applications!

It's time to apply for Handmade Parade 2008! The 7 Cities Crafters are extremely excited to announce our second annual holiday art & craft bazaar, Handmade Parade! This show will provide great holiday shopping for those who are looking for one-of-a-kind gifts while avoiding the mass-produced and supporting independent entrepreneurs instead! We will offer a wide variety of fine art, accessories, jewelry, pottery, house wares, baked goods, baby items, clothing and more! The show will be held Continue Reading

7 Cities Crafters

We have a brand new site, new logo (thanks to the amazing Matt Clack) and new look to our forum. Check it! (7 Cities Crafters is the group formerly known as the Norfolk Craft Mafia) Continue Reading

Hurry Up Spring craft workshop!

Spring is right around the corner but we're a little impatient over here at Norfolk Craft Mafia headquarters, so we're throwing a little spring craft workshop to help usher it in a little early this year. It's gonna be way fun. Complete details at the craft mafia site. Continue Reading