The Second Craft

Craft: 02 hits newsstands on January 23 (update: on newsstands now):

02 (by Brian Sawyer)We are so excited about this issue that we can’t seem to contain ourselves! Vol 2 is themed “Creative Copies” which just goes to show you sometimes things aren’t exactly like what they appear to be — they are better! Learn to make felted fruits, build a circuit board mini cabinet, crochet a retro purse, learn the art of Hawaiian quilting, make a tea light lantern, needlepoint some bohemian sandals, 101 on linocuts, and a whole lot more.

Natalie’s excitement is justified. This issue is beautiful and packed with great projects. It’s great to see the magazine keep getting better–and not just because it includes another article by Kristina, this time a full-length project on these needlepoint sandals mentioned in the launch post: (by Brian Sawyer) Boho Sandals (by Brian Sawyer) Detail 3 (by Brian Sawyer)

I even managed to sneak an article in this one myself, a DIY on altered books, borne out of the seeds planted in this post:

Pocket (by Brian Sawyer)

Look for it soon, in your mailbox or at a finer bookstore or craft shop near you!