Information on making and using continuous bias strips for welt cording and using essential oils for perfumery will be the featured topics on â€œCreative [auth] Livingâ€ on Tuesday, June 7, at 9:30 p.m. and on Thursday, June 9, at noon MDT.
Pam Damour, The Decorating Diva, will show how to make continuous bias strips, turn them into perfect welt cords, and then show how to apply them to different projects. Damour is from Champlain, N.Y.
Kris Wrede is an aromatic alchemist and natural perfumer, and her business is Kismet Potions. She will explain what essential oils and base oils are and tell why they are ideal for various skin types. Sheâ€™ll show how to use them for a beautiful glowing appearance. Wrede is from Albuquerque.
Information on making wreaths and decorations and sewing broomstick skirts will be the featured topics on â€œCreative Livingâ€ on Tuesday, June 7, at noon and on Saturday, June 11, at 2 p.m., MDT.
Rose Riley, owner of Katieâ€™s Flowerland in Clovis, believes in refurbishing and recycling things when possible. Sheâ€™ll show how to turn old wreaths and decorations into works of art by adding new materials to them.
Making broomstick skirts is easy, and sewing expert, Nancy Lovett will show how as well as talk about which fabrics work best. Lovett is a sewing instructor with Ann Silvaâ€™s Bernina Sewing Center in Albuquerque.
Essential Oils and Absolutes are the concentrated essences of plants, barks, grasses, seeds and fruits. These powerful oils have the energy to affect people on many levels through their connection with the limbic system, a part of our brain that stores memories. Aromatherapy is the use of these amazing essences in a pure form or mixed with a base product. When applied topically or used to scent your personal space, oils can affect the physical and mental body, invoke deeper spiritual awareness and also be effective for esthetic purposes.
All of the essential oils and absolutes at Kismet Potions are of the utmost purity and are tested with most advanced procedures such as gas chromatography, mass spectrometry and light refraction.
Kismet Potions synergies are lovingly created in small 120 ml batches to assure that each fragrance is true to its original form. All of the precious essential oils and absolutes are the most rare, natural and precious in the world. Whether wild crafted, organically grown or non sprayed, every oil is hand picked for its purity. All the blends are therapeutic on every level and adhere to the traditions of perfumeryâ€¦.using top, middle and base notes to round out each blend for a subtle yet powerful finish.
Synergies can be added to unscented body products, skin care, environmental fragrances, candles, perfumes and colognes. These are for companies who wish to use the purest and most effective organic and wildly grown oils to make their products stand out in the market. Individuals that want the highest quality and most effective products for themselves and their family can also use these synergies. Essential synergies are the pure fragrance…masterful blends of essential oils specially created to enhance each individual oil for maximum benefit of the blend.
â€œCreative Living” is produced and hosted by Sheryl Borden. The show is carried by more than 118 PBS stations in the United States, Canada, Guam and Puerto Rico and is distributed by Westlink, Albuquerque.