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General Arts & Crafts Posts

Never Too Old

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”  – C.S. Lewis Or to learn something new! Inspired by the photograph by SergeyIT on Deposit Photos and a pin from Help For The Heart. Copyright 2012 Kathryn Depew Related articles How To Create Vibrant Color Photographs ( C.S. Lewis […]

Feature Your Portfolio On This Site

After 12 years experience operating my online business, Cotton Ridge Designs, LLC, I developed Cotton Ridge Create!, an online Arts & Crafts Gallery & Tutorial Archive. My purpose is to inspire, promote and support artists, handcrafters and collectors.  Cotton Ridge Create! is a content-rich site that is a free resource for both artists and collectors. […]


Thank you for visiting!  My name is Kathie Depew, and I have loved arts & crafts in many different mediums since I was a child.  I plan to share ideas and instructions for projects I’ve completed in the past, and add to them as I complete new ones.  Guest Authors will be joining us, too. […]