Monthly Archives: October 2013

Hat Stitch Greeting Card

The title says it all, evening those that had to leave class in the middle to attend another event, returned to finish this fun had made greeting.   This craft required the purchase of a pattern from form-a-line and all … Continue reading

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Tear Drop Earring

Seventy-two passengers completed this craft project, and almost the same amount were wearing these tear drop earrings for the theme formal dinner the same night.

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Iris Fan Card

This one of a kind greeting card presents beautifully and was fun for all to make. Pattern:

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Five Yen and Sliding Knot

This craft had been requested most since we announced it at the beginning. This very functional craft teaches the Chinese Sliding Knot. We included a Japanese Five Yen coin to hang from it to give this craft a real Asian … Continue reading

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Bling–Grand Asia Style

In celebration of of this cruise we produced a zipper bling, this was an extremely easy craft that everyone loved. We switched out the heart with an Anchor and all thought that it depicted this cruise very well.

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Flower and Red Bead Earrings

This craft is on its way to become a Holland America cruise favorite craft. Without exception everyone loved these earring. Both making them and then wearing them. We counted no less then 10 pairs being worn to dinner. Amazing success. … Continue reading

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Kobe and Nagasaki

Two wonderful cities we have visited in the past. We shopped at both. I did take a few pictures of our arrival into Nagasaki (see below) but I am sending you to Jeff’s blog for Kobe and Nagasaki pictures as … Continue reading

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