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Giving Tuesday 2016 & The Art of Crochet Project Fundraiser Links

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"Down in their hearts, wise men know this truth; the only way to help yourself is to help others.". Elbert Hubbard

Your support is needed. We invite you to take a moment to donate now. It'll make a difference. Click your favorite fundraising link below.

EBAY CHARITY - The Energy and Arts Church of Healing
GOFUNDME - The Art of Crochet Project Fundraiser
INDIEGOGO GENEROSITY - The Art of Crochet Project


The Donation for the 2016 Vegas Thanksgiving Give-Back & Raffle Winner !!!

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The 2016 Vegas Thanksgiving Give-Back

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DONATION 2016 Vegas Thanksgiving Give-Back

The Giving Library NonProfit 501(C)(3) in collaboration with The Energy and Arts Church of Healing NonProfit are celebrating the holiday by giving away a Thanksgiving Dinner with all of the trimmings, books and hand crocheted hats for the family!
Join us in making this Thanksgiving special for one local Las Vegas family. In addition to this give away, every donation enters you for a chance to win a turkey or honey baked ham for your Thanksgiving table!
Click this link to make a tax deductible donation and enter the drawing to win a Thanksgiving turkey or ham for your table! Donation Thanksgiving Give-Away
Or mail your donation to The Giving Library 2620 South Maryland Parkway Suite 14-155 Las Vegas, Nevada 89109 ( must be postmarked by 11-18-2016) Questions? Call Ms. Baker (702) 728-9263  or Ms. Medley (240) 507-3619

DONATION 2016 Vegas Thanksgiving Give-Back

The 2016 Vegas Thanksgiving Give-Back

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The Giving Library NonProfit 501(C)(3) in collaboration with The Energy and Arts Church of Healing NonProfit are celebrating the holiday by giving away a Thanksgiving Dinner with all of the trimmings, books and hand crocheted hats for the family!
Join us in making this Thanksgiving special for one local Las Vegas family. In addition to this give away, every donation enters you for a chance to win a turkey or honey baked ham for your Thanksgiving table!
Click this link to make a tax deductible donation and enter the drawing to win a Thanksgiving turkey or ham for your table! Donation Thanksgiving Give-Away
Or mail your donation to The Giving Library 2620 South Maryland Parkway Suite 14-155 Las Vegas, Nevada 89109 ( must be postmarked by 11-18-2016) Questions? Call Ms. Baker (702) 728-9263  or Ms. Medley (240) 507-3619
http://www.thegivinglibrary.org/
http://www.theenergyandartschurchofhealing.org
The 2016 Vegas Thanksgiving Give-Back

Start Your Journey To Empowerment Today!

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Chain Stitch & Single Crochet Video Tutorial

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Las Vegas Review Journal Article

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Las Vegas Review Journal Article

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Posted August 22, 2016 - 11:49am Unraveling the craft of businessMerri Medley, left, and owner Cassandra Bartlett pose for a photo at the Mirage Fiber Arts store in Las Vegas. Jerry Henkel/Las Vegas Review-Journal) image
By ANN FRIEDMAN LAS VEGAS BUSINESS PRESS Just over a month ago, Cassandra Bartlett traded in the more than 15 years she’s spent at investment firms across the country in pursuit of her dream of opening up a yarn shop. And the former Salt Lake City resident decided that Las Vegas was the perfect place for it. “I thought it was a good market to have the business in and I fell in love with the city,” Bartlett said of Las Vegas. “It’s an unsaturated market for yarn shops and there are a lot of crafters here.” Before relocating to Las Vegas, Bartlett and her family spent weekends searching for the perfect location. “I started working with yarn companies while I was in Salt Lake City to open accounts, place orders and plan shipments before we moved here,” she said. “When I got here…

Friends Of Parkinson's Support Group "CHAIN OF LIFE" Activity with Merri...

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Kudos to all of the amazing ladies and gentlemen of the Friends Of Parkinson's Support Group! We finger crocheted a Chain Of Life bracelet and recreated our life story.  Many thanks to the phenomenal Ms. Charmaine Lee for the invite! Many thanks to The Art of Crochets Project's sponsor,  Kimbrell Enterprise! Click this link KIMBRELL ENTERPRISE LINK
The Art of Crochet Project is made possible through The Energy and Arts Church of Healing, a local non profit that's helping to strengthen our communities.

Stunning Hats by Merri Medley ETSY Shop

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Baby Beanie Crochet Tutorial

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WWYD If you furbaby ate a family heirloom?

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http://www.etsy.com/shop/merrimedley
If your favorite crocheted afghan is torn, don't throw it away ! Let me fix it. Reasonable rates and reliable service. Here's a list of some of the items I repair: Doilies, Baby Clothing, Blankets & Booties, Stuffed Animals, Couch Pillows, Hats & Scarves, Sweaters & Vests, Afghans & Throws ! Please convo me with pictures of the tear, the specifics such as fiber content and weight of yarn if known.


ACTIVATING YOUR GREATNESS!

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Wholeness,

Something massive is going on with this group, they are talking about activating dormant abilities utilizing ancient and advanced methods.

ACTIVATING YOUR GREATNESS LINK

Let me know what you think, the site has an immense level of resources alone.

***Half Price Special on GROUPON - Only $20***

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HEALING MIND, BODY AND SPIRIT Through The Art Of Crochet Project
*** Half Price GROUPON Special ***
GROUPON Tickets-CLICK HERE - Art of Crochet Class

It’s time to relax and tap into your flow of creativity!  We will combine various modalities designed to improve mood, clarity and focus while enjoying the art of crocheting.
Also, you’ll receive a crochet kit that includes a crochet hook, cotton yarn, as well as, a few of my favorite patterns.
This crochet project is made possible by The Energy and Arts Church of Healing “TEACH”, a local nonprofit that’s helping to strengthen our local communities.
Classes Every Wednesday at 6:30 PM - 8:00PM (Refreshments will be served.) ***Half Price Special on GROUPON - Only $20***
$40 (Covers Materials and  Supplies) LOVE DONATIONS WELCOME 2400 North Tenaya Way  Las Vegas, Nevada 89128  (702) 721-9355 www.merrimedley.comwww.theenergyandartschurchofhealing.org






Creative Crochet

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Kudos to this weeks class! Your crochet designs are exceptional! Many thanks to the Luminosity Wellness Center Las Vegas!

NPWA's June 2016 Event

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Kudos to all of the amazing ladies of NPWA! Thank you for having The Art of Crochet Project as your activity! We crocheted beautiful bracelets and necklaces! Many thanks to the phenomenal ladies, Laurie Luckie Nixie and Carol Ann Dechaun for the invite! Many thanks to the NPWA !

Amazing Beginner's Crochet Projects!

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Kudos to all of the beginners! Great job! Many thanks to all of our sponsors!!!
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HEALING MIND, BODY AND SPIRIT Through The Art Of Crochet Project




It’s time to relax and tap into your flow of creativity!  We will combine various modalities designed to improve mood, clarity and focus while enjoying the art of crocheting.
Also, you’ll receive a crochet kit that includes a crochet hook, cotton yarn, as well as, a few of my favorite patterns.
This crochet project is made possible by The Energy and Arts Church of Healing “TEACH”, a local nonprofit that’s helping to strengthen our local communities.
Classes Every Wednesday at 6:30 PM - 8:00PM (Refreshments will be served.)

***Coming Soon ***Half Price Special on GROUPON - Only $20***

$40 (Covers Materials and  Supplies) LOVE DONATIONS WELCOME

2400 North Tenaya Way  Las Vegas, Nevada 89128  (702) 721-9355
www.merrimedley.comwww.theenergyandartschurchofhealing.org





This week's class!

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We had lots of fun! Kudos to our attendees! The Art of Crochet Project would like to thank this week's sponsors. Kimbrell Enterprise provided the Nutrilite Twist n Go for our drinks and Rena of Pastries For The Palate provided delicious cinnamon buns. Also, many thanks to the awesome and amazing Ms. Kayla Evans and  the Luminosity Wellness Center Las Vegas! The link for Kimbrell Enterprise is http://kimbrellenterprise.biz

Cotton Face Cloth Crochet Tutorial

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Great beginner's crochet project!
Crochet Hook Size J /10    Skein of Cotton Yarn
FREE Pattern:
Row 1:  Make a magic circle. Make 12 Single Crochets. Join.
Row 2:  Chain 3, * 2 Double Crochets in next stitch, 1 Double Crochet in next stitch*. Repeat * until the end of the row.
Row 3:  Chain 3, 2 Double Crochets in each stitch. Join then cut off yarn.


Spring Fling NET LV

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Good food, friends and fun!

This Weeks Class !

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Kudos to our attendees at The Art of Crochet Project! It was lots of fun!!! Many thanks to the Luminosity Wellness Center Las Vegas!

One of my favorite places ...

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One Of My Favorite Places.

PET EXPO - The Luminosity Wellness Center Las Vegas

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Kudos to the phenomenal Mrs. Christine Essex of the Luminosity Wellness Center of Las Vegas and also, a big thanks to everyone else that helped coordinate this event!
This was a Furbaby Funday for sure!
The Art of Crochet Project thanks Britney, Chris and everyone for their donations! Our raffle included a hand crocheted cotton bath pouf sponge! One of my favorite natural soaps is the Honey & Glycerin bar from Kimbrell Enterprise. Here's their link http://kimbrellenterprise.wwdb.biz

Crocheted Face/Bath Pouf Sponge Tutorial - The Art Of Crochet Project

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The Glycerin & Honey Complexion Bar is available at Kimbrell Enterprise. HTTP://KIMBRELLENTERPRISE.WWDB.BIZ
Face/Bath Sponge Crochet Pattern
- Natural Cotton Yarn- Size I Crochet Hook-
Row 1:  Make magic circle, then make 20 single crochet stitches, do not join, chain 3 turn
Row 2:  Make 3 double crochet stitches in  bottom of chain 3, then make 4 double crochet stitches in each stitch across, 80 stitches total, join, chain 3 turn
Row 3: Repeat row 2, 320 stitches total, do not join, chain 3 turn
You can stop here for the Face Sponge and make your loop.
Continue with Row 4 for the Bath Sponge.
Row 4: Repeat row 2, 1280 stitches total, slip stitch at end of the row. Next slip stitch in the middle of the magic circle. Do Not Cut Yarn because you will make loop now.
Chain 40 stitches then slip stitch in the magic circle,  Cut yarn and tie off.

The Art Of Crochet Project Update

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Kudos to our attendees at The Art Of Crochet Project! :-) Thanks to our beverage and food sponsors, Kimbrell Enterprise and Sabatinos Pizza! Many thanks to the Luminosity Wellness Center !
http://kimbrellenterprise.wwdb.biz

If you haven't already, then please donate now by clicking the Donate button on the top right of this webpage. Each dollar will buy a skein of yarn for a student. Thank You!

National Stress Awareness Month Crochet Classes

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In Honor Of Stress Awareness Month
HEALING MIND, BODY AND SPIRIT Through The Art Of Crochet Project
April is National Stress Awareness Month. It’s time to relax and tap into your flow of creativity!  We will combine various modalities designed to improve mood, clarity and focus while enjoying the art of crocheting.
Also, you’ll receive a crochet kit that includes a crochet hook, cotton yarn, as well as, a few of my favorite patterns.
This crochet project is made possible by The Energy and Arts Church of Healing “TEACH”, a local nonprofit that’s helping to strengthen our local communities.
Classes Every Wednesday in April at 6:30 PM - 8:00PM (Refreshments will be served.) FREE / Love Donations Are Welcome 2400 North Tenaya Avenue <> Las Vegas, Nevada 89128 <> (702) 721-9355 www.merrimedley.com <> www.theenergyandartschurchofhealing.org
As with all successful endeavors, your support is needed. Please donate today! Donation Link