Westcott Brand cutting tools proudly sponsored the workshop "Wallflower No More" at the Craft and Hobby Association 2014 Mega Show! Celebrity crafter and host of the hit TV show She's Crafty Wendy Russell led workshop attendees on an exploration into the world of upcycling, using vintage wallpaper scraps to dress up ordinary household accessories! To find the perfect tools for your next project visit us online today! And for tons more project inspiration and to enter our monthly giveaways, head on over to our social media crafting website CraftingRocks!
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Monday, March 3, 2014
Westcott Brand cutting tools proudly sponsors the Charity Wings Art Center! At the Craft & Hobby Association 2014 Mega Show we sponsored the Designer Throwdown! Designers had 8 minutes - in honor of the Cre8time movement to create a crafty masterpiece using the contents of their mystery boxes! Here you can see our resident designer Marisa Pawelko of Modern Surrealist in a craft duel against Jonathan Fong - spokesperson for Craft Attitude! To find the perfect tools for your next project visit us online! And for tons more project inspiration and to enter our monthly giveaways, head on over to Crafting Rocks, our community crafting social network!
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Westcott Brand sponsored a fabulous workshop featuring upcycled wearable art projects with instructor Lorine Mason of It's Sew Lorine at the Craft & Hobby Association 2014 Mega Show!
Click HERE for a full step by step project tutorial! This makes for a perfectly easy and fun Cre8time project and is a great way to "upcycle" your old clothing and fabric scraps! A great thanks to our workshop sponsors: Fabric Editions, Inc. Blumenthal Lansing Co. / ButtonLovers.com Beacon Adhesives Prym/Dritz Adtech Consumer www.ilovetocreate.com National Nonwovens and to our workshop facilitator Modern Surrealist!
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Westcott Brand cutting tools sponsored a fabulous upcycled fashion contest series hosted by Marisa Pawelko with celebrity judging panel, called "Rags to Riches" in our booth at the Craft and Hobby Association 2014 Mega Show! Contestants had 20 minutes to create original fashion creations out of thrift store finds!
Here are some videos from the contests that capture the creative couture upcycling excitement:
To find the best cutting tools for your next creative project visit us online and if you're in need of creative inspiration, be sure to hop on over to our community crafting website CraftingRocks to share ideas, learn new techniques and enter our monthly giveaways!
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
During the month of February, upload your Valentine's Day projects to CraftingRocks.com for a chance to win a deluxe prize pack of Westcott Brand Cutting Tools valued at over $45!
Scissor Mouse - Great for Scrapping on the Go!
8" Bent Handle Titanium Bonded NonStick Scissors - Perfect for Cutting Fabric, Tape and Paper!
5" Titanium Bonded NonStick Scissors - Perfect All Purpose Scissors for All Your Project Needs!
*Contest ends at midnight PST on February 28th 2014. Winner will be selected at random and must provide a valid street shipping address within the continental USA or Canada.
Monday, January 20, 2014
Watch along as Westcott Brand's resident designer Marisa Pawelko of Modern Surrealist on Creative Living with Sheryl Borden shares the magic of Titanium Bonded Scissors and her tips how to make a quick and easy upcycled t-shirt scarf! Westcott Brand 6” MicroTip Large Handle Scissors are ergonomic, perfect for repetitive cutting and ideal for people with limited hand strength and mobility issues. The large handles on these snips maximize leverage and control and are ideal for intricate detail work and cutting through multiple layers and tough materials. Click HERE for a step by step tutorial on how to create your own Quick and Easy T-Shirt Scarf with 6” MicroTip Large Handle Scissors and ExtremEdge™ Adjustable Tension Scissors!
|6” MicroTip Large Handle Scissors|
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Be sure to tune in online Saturday, January 11th at 3:15pm PST to watch resident Westcott Brand designer Marisa Pawelko of Modern Surrealist battle it out in the craft arena with Jonathan Fong of the hit Disney show "He Made She Made" and Style with a Smile TV! Marisa will be packing heat with her Westcott Brand scissor holsters loaded so he'd better watch out! LOL Just kidding! It's all in good fun and for a great cause - to raise money for the Charity Wings Art Center during the LIVE from CHA Winter 2014 FREE online event! They will have only 8 minutes - in honor of the Craft & Hobby Association Cre8time movement - to create fast and furious masterpieces with amazing materials and a few surprises! You don't wait to miss this event!!! May the best (or the fastest) crafter win!!!