Kristin started scrapbooking as a teenager. What started out as a high school project (for her sophomore English class), turned into a lifelong love and passion. As someone who loved taking pictures and had an abnormal fetish for pretty paper and colorful office supplies, scrapbooking became a natural creative outlet.
To find out more about Kristin, go to rukristin.com/blog/about-me/
March 27th, 2018 | 59 mins 17 secs
In this episode you'll hear Amanda + Kristin talk about their past experiences with #The100DayProject, share what artistic endeavor each is planning for this round of 100 days, and give a bunch of suggestions for how YOU can participate!
March 26th, 2018 | 1 hr 5 mins
In our A + K's FAVE SUPPLIES episode, we asked you babes to fill out a survey of what your favorite TOP 5 go-to supplies are! We collected the data, organized all of it into groups + themes, and The Crafty Ass Madness Spring Event was born - pitting your crafting essentials against one another to see what wins out! In today's episode we're talking about the supplies we use to EMBELLISH!
March 19th, 2018 | 1 hr 6 mins
In our A + K's FAVE SUPPLIES episode, we asked you babes to fill out a survey of what your favorite TOP 5 go-to supplies are! We collected the data, organized all of it into groups + themes, and The Crafty Ass Madness Challenge was born - pitting your crafting essentials against one another to see what wins outs! In today's episode we're talking about PAPER supplies!
March 12th, 2018 | 1 hr 24 mins
In our A + K's FAVE SUPPLIES episode, we asked you babes to fill out a survey of what your favorite TOP 5 go-to supplies are! We collected the data, organized all of it into groups + themes, and The Crafty Ass Madness Challenge was born - pitting your crafting essentials against one another to see what wins outs! In today's episode we're talking about the supplies we use to add COLOR (oh sweet COLOR) to our projects!
March 5th, 2018 | 1 hr 9 mins
Happy first Monday of March! We are only six days away from Daylight Savings beginning + functioning on summer's timing! YAAAASSSSSSSSSSS! A + K can't think of a better time to get motivated to spruce up your space!
February 26th, 2018 | 1 hr 6 mins
Do you got the 'ITIS'? ...you know...that monster inside your head that makes it reeeeaaallly hard NOT to compare yourself to other crafters, artists, and humans who you feel are just doing better than you are. There's a definite difference between feeling INSPIRED by who someone is + what they do, and catching the ITIS about it.
February 19th, 2018 | 1 hr 4 mins
Oh, craft supplies! We love you! ...but for this particular episode, we wanted to focus on these two questions: What do you absolutely NEED to have by your side when crafting? and What do you NEVER STOP using?
February 12th, 2018 | 50 mins 43 secs
Ovaries before Brovaries! Uteruses before Dude-eruses! The spirit of Galentine's Day is alive on this podcast everyday since we love to celebrate you ladies, but today dives in to the specifics of the holiday + talks FRIENDSHIP.
February 5th, 2018 | 53 mins 47 secs
ListersGonnaList because DUH! we crafty ass females have a bunch of things to get done and we need to get them done efficiently! But what if the idea of lists could be reframed in our heads and thought of as creative exercise? ...a very low-impact, manageable way to get crafty? A + K say YES, PLEASE!
January 29th, 2018 | 1 hr 7 mins
Paper + memories. Memories + paper. A + K have a deep love & affinity for both, and chances are you crafty ass females visiting this space today do too. Let's discuss!
January 22nd, 2018 | 51 mins 25 secs
As crafty ass females, who love sharing our creativity with world, there's very little more frustrating than sitting down to make something beautiful and coming up with diddly squat!
January 15th, 2018 | 1 hr 1 min
Amanda + Kristin explore what it means to have a 'thing', how you can go about finding a 'thing', what we think tapping into your 'thing' should feel like in your body, & other bits + pieces surrounding this question.
January 8th, 2018 | 47 mins 55 secs
Amanda + Kristin reveal their 'planner' plans going into the new year, and how they organize projects + tasks. They also discuss putting life's 'negotiables' & 'non-negotiables' into their planner, how early they plan in advance, & answer the very frequently asked question: "Do you throw out your old, used planners?" GASP!
January 1st, 2018 | 1 hr 9 mins
Amanda + Kristin discuss the process of how they come up with focuses going into the new year, and what their own projects + goals are for 2018.
December 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 4 mins
best nine, instagram, social media
In this episode Amanda + Kristin discuss the Instagram phenomenon referred to as 'best nine' + offer an alternative way to think about it. Also on their minds going into the new year is the toxicity of posturing - on the internet, in crafting, and in life.
December 18th, 2017 | 40 mins 45 secs
memory keeping, one little word, scrapbooking
Amanda and Kristin talk about the One Little Words of their past, present and future.