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May Featured Crafter of the Month: Donetta

Posted by: Rosi
May 02, 2010, 08:04 PM

Our Crafty Witches and Wizard have chosen crafter Donetta as May's Featured Crafter of the Month. Donnetta has used her wide range of crafty skills, including knitting, to create a Paper Wand, Golden Snitch Stitch Markers, a Ravenclaw Hip Scarf and a Dark Mark Scarf.

Links to more crafts by Donetta can be found via this link and the thread where you can congratulate Donetta is right here at the Leaky Lounge.

An interview between Donetta and one of our Crafty Witches has already taken place and can be watched below:

Nominations are now open for June's Featured Crafter of the Month and will be accepted until 11:59pm EST on the 15th of May. If you would like to nominate a crafter to be featured next month, please e-mail with the crafter's name, as well as links to their work. More information on the nomination process can be found here.

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808 Points

Oh wow they are cool. I love the “Golden Snitch Stitch Markers”. They are definitely earrings but what are stitch markers? Or is it just another name for earrings? I’m a little confused.

Posted by Love is the greatest magic on May 02, 2010, 08:32 PM report to moderator
1070 Points

yeah really cool.

42 Points

Awesome!!! And did you guys notice it’s May 2nd? Spoiler The day of the war? Woohoo ;D

Posted by LeahLuvsHarry on May 02, 2010, 09:36 PM report to moderator
1985 Points

Congrats to you Donetta for being crafter of the month!

Posted by jhangelgurl (ITC!) on May 02, 2010, 10:00 PM report to moderator
3777 Points

craft it up

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on May 02, 2010, 11:25 PM report to moderator
3455 Points

wow, congrats!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on May 03, 2010, 07:40 AM report to moderator
2525 Points


Posted by The Nerd on May 03, 2010, 05:26 PM report to moderator
1317 Points

Very creative!! Way to go!!

Posted by hewy on May 03, 2010, 05:43 PM report to moderator
4852 Points

Congratulations! Good job!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on May 03, 2010, 06:41 PM report to moderator
81 Points

Thanks everyone! :D

@Love: The cards at the front are earrings, but the one it the very far back is a set of stitchmarkers. Stitchmarkers are a way for knitters and crocheters to help keep track of the beginning of a row, numbers of stitches, and numbers of rows. :)

Posted by smileynetta on May 04, 2010, 07:52 AM report to moderator
808 Points

Oh that makes sense, thanks for explaining. I really love the earrings.

Posted by Love is the greatest magic on May 04, 2010, 08:50 AM report to moderator
81 Points

Thanks! :) I bought supplies to make more and plan to have some up in my etsy shop (which is currently empty) in a couple of months at the latest. :)

Posted by smileynetta on May 04, 2010, 09:11 AM report to moderator
3048 Points

Congratulations! You have done a fantastic job.

Posted by Kirk on May 08, 2010, 12:23 PM report to moderator
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