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Denver Craft Ninjas vs. Bottle & Bottega

Is there a difference between crafter and artist? Should there be?
I’m going to argue that there isn’t a difference.

I’ll admit, I’ve been one to dismiss my own artistic endeavors, preferring to call myself a crafter, because it seems less serious and highbrow.
I’m sure there are “artists” out there that balk at crafters and their output – but I’d argue that there is precisely as much soulful effort and skill in appliqueing or jewelry making as there is in blending paint colors on a canvas or bending steel into sculpture.
Comparing the two is silly! And letting the two worlds merge is the only way to make crafters feel like artists and remind artists that they’re crafters!

Bottle & Bottega

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Tentiko Giveaway!

It was quite a treat to be able to do a giveaway with Tentiko this month!
And even better to share an opportunity to learn something new with one Ninja and their guest!

From the way Rebekah Adams described it, she and her husband Jeff had a grand ole time learning watercolor from Pixie Glore in her intimate studio!
And from the pictures, I’d say Rebekah and Jeff gained some skills!

Special thanks to Tentiko for offering the spots to our giveaway winners!
You can still get in on this artsy opportunity with a discount code for 25% off this watercolor class! Click here to sign up and use pixie to redeem this offer.

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Denver Craft Ninjas vs. Tentiko Giveaway!

Yeah, I know…it’s short notice, but I thought I’d throw out a little giveaway to you Ninjas!

Tentiko wants you to fall in love with Denver!
By experiencing Denver in authentic ways, you build your community…and Tentiko wants to be a part of that by offering experiences that will open doors to participants to fall in love with all that Denver has to offer.

And they want to start by offering Denver Craft Ninjas a free class in watercolor painting!
I have two FREE seats reserved for one lucky Ninja! Are you free Tuesday?! Yes, tomorrow! January 29th! 5:30 PM!
Grab your friend, your partner, your mom and learn, hands on,  from artist Pixie Glore about watercolor painting.
The theme is painting an exotic place – you bring an image of your favorite exotic place, sip a little wine and have some fun!

Here are the details:
Leave a comment on the blog with your FAVORITE exotic place – Comments are open now until HIGH NOON tomorrow!
We’ll pick a winner and send them all the information they’ll need for their free spot in the class tomorrow.
This offer is open to any and all who live in the Denver area and are over 21 years old.

If you’re interested in participating, but can’t make it tomorrow, Tentiko has given us a discount code for 25% off this watercolor class! Click here to sign up and use pixie to redeem this offer.

We’re super excited to share this class with you! So, start daydreaming about your favorite exotic location, leave it in the comments, and then learn to paint it in watercolor!


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