Joy Everlasting
  • Crafting,  For the Love of Paper

    ‘Tis the Season for a Sneak Peak. Fa la la la la la la la la

    This is your friendly reminder that NEXT SATURDAY is the big vendor fair at CALHOUN COUNTY FAIR EXPO CENTER. I hope you like the poster my dear friend Emily of Emily Hildreth Photography made me. Did you know that she is also a graphic designer?  She is the best.   Anyways though, I have been working day and night on crafts for this fair and I promised you a sneak peak this week. so without further ado – I present to you the sneak peak!…

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    Intro To the Glidden Graphic

    Hi there everyone! I was recently asked to start writing for a local news paper and I wanted to make sure you get to read all of my articles! They will be posted the week after they are in the paper. I hope you enjoy all of them as much as I do! Hi there! My name is Emily Brown and I am going to be writing the new arts and crafts column for the Glidden Graphic. I thought to start off, it would only…

  • Crafting,  Welcome.

    Whirlwind of A(business)d-venture!

    See what I did there? Adventure. A business venture. A business adventure…. Never mind 😉 When I opened this store on October 1st, I just did it. I didn’t think through all the legalities and taxation things so I have spent the past 2 weeks playing catch up and goodness gracious it has been a lot but I think I am mostly caught up! AND I have been crafting my little fingers off every day, all day trying to make enough product so that I…

  • Welcome.

    Welcome Home.

    Welcome to Joy Everlasting! There seems to be a point in our lives when we have to make a choice to either continue on as we have been or to change. Sometimes these changes are small – a hair cut, wall colors, perfume. But other times, they have to be big – lifestyles, occupations, homes. For the past year and a half, I have been struggling with some major writers block. Occasionally, I had an amazing idea only to be disappointed when I sat down to…

  • Rambleeengs

    Sorry, Not Sorry.

    I used to be very cautious about how and whom I would speak about my beliefs, my religion spiritual journey, my jesus and my life to. But in the last few weeks,  I have stopped caring. I am no longer afraid of offending someone or making someone uncomfortable with my choices and my love for Christ. I typically will not go out of my way to make some poor person super uncomfortable, though. However, if you start a conversation with me about your beliefs/ morals or…