No Non-cents Nanna

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Learn to Sew and Crochet Before the Gift Giving Holidays: Classes in Old Colorado City

Do you know how tothrea a needle so youcan sew on a button? Yes, you can laern. (There was a time when I could thread any tiny needle with out the use of glasses.)

Do you know how tothrea a needle so youcan sew on a button? Yes, you can learn. (There was a time when I could thread any tiny needle with out the use of glasses.)

For those families who live in the Colorado Springs, Colorado area you still have time to learn to sew, crochet some useful Christmas presents and more holiday gifts that you family and friends will appreciate recieving.

The new  Creative Expressions Old Colorado City location is 2501 West Colorado Ave, suite #10, Colorado Springs Colorado 80904
  • Class size is limited, so hurry call Creative Expressions 719-464-6639 to  get your place at the class reserved…
  • Purchase craft kit then take a class for small fee. ( Make & Take are generally free. Parents of childre must remain in the store.)
  • Here are some things to create:
  1. Throw blankets or car blankets
  2. snuggley travel pillows
  3. simple bead stringing for the kids
  4. sew on buttons
  5. mending and hemming
  6. holiday ornaments
  7. simple art/ craft for the kdis or community senior groups
  8. DIY gift baskets
  9. Seasonal story time and craft
  10.  more  craftsTBA
 About Creative Expressions:

“Nestled in the heart of historic Old Colorado City, Creative Expressions (OCC), ‘sells’ unique crafts and mixed media art from local Colorado Springs, Colorado craft-makers in one eclectic shoppe in Old Colorado City.”

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Creative Expressions is Movin’ On to The West Side of Colorado Springs!

Colorado Springs historic area, Old Colorado City, has a home town feel.

Colorado Springs historic area, Old Colorado City, has a home town feel. The Chocolate Factory is just across the street from the new location of Creative Expression: a boutique gallery of arts and crafts.

As  craft team member of Creative Expressions,  I can’t help but sing Movin’ o up (Jefferson’s theme song) by JA’NET DUBOIS AND OREN WATERS because the retail craft boutique/ gallery has moved to the the historic Old Colorado City -the happening place in the city: 2501 West Colorado Ave,Colorado Springs Colorado.

This is a very exciting move to a coveted corner location to the funnest place to walk with the family and shop in historic Colorado.

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Meet Creative Expressions Craft Team Member Brenda Longo of Brenda’s Bling Thing

Series on craft team members of Creative Expressions The logo for Creative Expressions craft boutique is the butterfly. Image by the late Kenneth Bakehouse-Ken Rene' Studio. copyright owned by Malika Bourne

Series on craft team members of Creative Expressions The logo for Creative Expressions craft boutique is the butterfly. Image by the late Kenneth Bakehouse-Ken Rene’ Studio. copyright owned by Malika Bourne

In celebration of Colorado Crafters Dreams Coming True with the opening of Creative Expressions new Old Colorado City Location at 2501 W Colorado unit #10 this current No Non-cents Nanna series features Brenda Longo the creator of Brenda’s Bling Thing.

Meet Brenda Longo:

I offer a unique hand-made pierced earring/necklace/bracelet organizer that will have all your “bling” organized and right at your fingertips! My design themes include beachy, blingy,contemporary,lacy,safari. and combinations thereof.

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