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For this #MakersWednesday post, we’re going to draw out some of our inner thoughts and feelings. Sometimes sketching out your thoughts can help you find new ways to take action in your life.

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What can you illustrate to help you work through a problem you’re having? Whatever you’re working on, share it with us on Twitter and Instagram with the hashtag #MakersWednesday!

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Welcome to #MakersWednesday, where we celebrate the moments of creativity we find in every week.

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This week we’re playing with tone-on-tone golds. Such a classic look, and it’ll be great to wear with almost any outfit!

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What have you been making this week? Share it with us on Instagram and Twitter using #MakersWednesday so we can all see!

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It’s Flu season, and that means germs! Time to protect yourself, but if you’re like me you probably hate the smell and ickiness of commercial hand sanitizers. Lucky for us, it’s pretty easy to make your own since the main ingredient in most is rubbing alcohol.

For this week’s #MakersWednesday, we’re going to DIY some germ prevention!

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How to make your own hand sanitizer:

1. Mix 1 part rubbing alcohol with 1 part witch hazel

2. Add a few drops of jojoba oil and vanilla fragrance. (Make sure you use a fragrance or essential oil that is skin safe!)

That’s it – this recipe is easy peasy, yummy and clean!

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Do you have any DIY solutions for everyday problems! Whip up a batch and share it on Twitter or Instagram with the tag #MakersWednesday so we can DIY, too!

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Welcome to another round of #MakersWednesday, where we take a moment to celebrate the creativity all around us.

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Sometimes creativity comes in surprising places. Sometimes you get so sick of being sick that you’ve just gotta draw it out. Here, an illustration of a sinus infection – sometimes the simple act of sketching can help you work through feelings of frustration and lost productivity.

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Where do YOU find inspiration in strange places? Share with us on Twitter and Instagram with the hashtag #MakersWednesday!

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Welcome to #MakersWednesday, where we take a moment mid-week to celebrate creativity in all its forms!

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I’ve been really into baths lately. Maybe it’s because I’m getting old and the hot water really does help with the stiff joints. 🙂

A bath tea is just like it sounds – a tea bag you put in the bath. In this one I combined dried Chamomile flowers, which are said to be relaxing and calming with dried Calendula (Marigold) flowers, which are said to help with inflammation and sore muscles. I added a few drops of lavender essential oil for good (relaxing) measure to the reusable tea bag.

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How do you use your crafty skills to take better care of yourself? We’d love to see whatever you’re making! Please post it on Twitter or Instagram and add the tag #MakersWednesday so we can share in the creative juices!

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