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Cricut Maker - Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon Conference in Salt Lake City Utah
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July Favourites

Hey guys! I’ve pre-scheduled this post, as I’ll be at the Cricut conference in Salt Lake City at the time the post goes live… AHH! I’m so unbelievably excited for it! If you aren’t already, then make sure to follow me on Instagram – I’ll be sharing heaps of behind-the-scenes photos and videos from the event. I’m also hoping to get out and about in Salt Lake City, so come see what I’m getting up to here. Anyway, let’s talk…

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Cricut Maker - Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon Conference in Salt Lake City Utah
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Behind the Scenes: Preparation for Cricut Make-A-Thon Conference

The last few weekends have pretty busy for me, as I prepare for the upcoming Cricut Make-A-Thon conference in Salt Lake City. It’s now just one week until I fly out! I thought I’d give you guys a little look behind the scenes, so you can see how my prep is going. 🙂 First up, I’ve been cutting things out on my Cricut Maker like an absolute mad man! I want to have plenty of projects to show my talk…

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Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2018 Behind the Scenes
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Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2018: Behind the Scenes

Earlier this week, I attended the annual Mollie Makes Handmade Awards. My mind is STILL buzzing from all the energy, creativity and fun! It’s events like this that make me fall in love with the craft community all over again. 🙂 I thought I’d share a few photos from the day, so you can see what we got up to. Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2018 As you guys know, I was nominated for the Handmade Champion Award. Sadly, I didn’t win…

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I’m A Finalist In The Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2018!

Eeek! I’m SO pleased to share that I’ve been shortlisted as a finalist in the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2018! 😀 Yep, that’s the same Mollie Makes who invited me live on stage at the Handmade Fair last month. They’ve also commissioned me to write an article for one of their upcoming magazines (I’ll share more when it’s released). There’s a whole lotta Mollie activity going on here at The Crafty Gentleman studio! The Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2018 Mollie…

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June-Favourites
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June Favourites

Wowzers, June has been a busy month. As well as announcing my trip to Utah, I’ve also been juggling a few other very exciting projects. I’m not allowed to share the deets yet, sorry! But I’m gonna let you (my favourite readers!) in on a little secret… I’m going to be on an episode of a new UK television show this autumn! I filmed for it a few weeks ago and it was loads of fun. 🙂 That’s all I…

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Cricut Mountain Make A Thon | The Crafty Gentleman Mike Aspinall
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See me at Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon in Utah!

Holy guacamole you guys, I have exciting news… I’ve been invited to speak at the “Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon” conference in Salt Lake City, Utah! That’s right, The Crafty Gentleman is going international! ? (If you’ve not heard of Cricut before, then you might wanna check out this post before reading on). What is the Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon? The Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon (or CMMAT) is an annual conference held in Salt Lake City. Over the course of 3 days, attendees will be fully…

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May Favourites

Hey guys! I thought it would be fun to start a new monthly feature, sharing some of my favourite finds from across the web. Yep, I know, hardly a new idea… but hey, I love reading these sorts of posts from other bloggers, so I’m gonna give it a go myself! This month has been a craaaazy one. I attended the Handmade Fair with Kirstie Allsopp, had a weekend away in South Wales and went to the Biggest Weekend festival…

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Mike Aspinall The Crafty Gentleman and Kirstie Allsopp at The Handmade Fair 2018
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Kirstie Allsopp presents: The Handmade Fair 2018 at Ragley Hall

Last weekend, Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair 2018 took place in the beautiful grounds of Ragley Hall. It was a crafter’s dream come true! I was there for the full three days. I ran workshops, got interviewed on the main stage, took part in a live craft-off and met loads of awesome makers. Phew, what a weekend! Amongst all of the crafty fun, I managed to take a few photos and videos. Be warned: this blog post is pretty photo heavy!…

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