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Decorating in 2018

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Decorating in 2018

What a year 2017 has been! With the last few days of this year fading away, we are looking forward to the horizon of 2018! We have big plans for the upcoming year and according to interior designers, 2018 offers some great decorating ideas! Forecast: Home Style Trends That Will Be Everywhere in 2018 offers 15 home decorating trends for you to consider. Here are our 3 favorites that we can absolutely help you with when it comes to designing your space: Gallery Walls: It's being said in certain circles of the design world that these are making a comeback. Honestly, the...

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Weekly Planning S•O•S

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Weekly Planning S•O•S

I am seriously trying to do better at weekly planning. Technology is great, but in the area of accomplishing tasks I've added to my calendar, I am F•A•I•L•I•N•G. So, I'm taking it back to the old school way of doing things - W•R•I•T•I•N•G out my weekly plans. This is what I'm doing with this grandiose idea. I've made my own weekly planning sheet (you can download it here). I bought my favorite pens, Sharpie pens, in my favorite colors. I picked up some cute Washi tape at Super Target. I feel like I need to have these things I like to make this...

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Lettering Practice

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Lettering Practice

Lately, it seems, more and more people I meet/know have been asking me if I would teach a lettering class/take & make class. I would absolutely love to do this and am currently working on the logistics of it all. But, in the meantime, I'm compiling some resources for you so you can start some practicing on your own! Here are the first three things you need to know about hand lettering beforehand: Your handwriting is different than mine. You and I aren't going to have the exact style of writing. You may hold your pencil in a different position or apply...

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We ship everywhere (within the US & Canada)

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We ship everywhere (within the US & Canada)

Create Your Own Visited States Map Here is a fun map that is circulating Facebook showing the states people have visited. Well, we are using it to show all of the states that we've shipped Crafty Ginger products to since our launch in 2015 (the states filled in with red/pink color)! We are off to a nice little start and are hoping to fill in more of this map in the upcoming years! Check out our "What's new?" collection to see what is being added to the shop!  

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Welcome to my glittery sawdust world!

Welcome to my glittery sawdust world!

Hello! Thank you for visiting my online shop (or for visiting me at a marketplace/vendor fair)!! My name is Cheryl and The Crafty Ginger is my passion project. I'll tell you more about that in a minute... But first, I am a born and raised Texas lady. I grew up in Mesquite, TX, graduated from (Southwest) Texas State University in San Marcos and currently teach high school art in Texas. So, I love this state and all things Texas because this is home. While I've always done creative, artistic things, I've never felt 100% passionate about what I did (I could draw...

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