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I'm as creative as a gnat, however I have never let this stop me. Some projects are fine others are okay. Should I just continue or start giving my craft supplies away.
  11 answers
  • Practice can only help, also, seek out classes (some might even be free) to help you improve. The biggest thing is: Are YOU happy when you do things? Does the process make you happy or anxious? That should help you make up your mind.

  • Susan Axsom Curtis Susan Axsom Curtis on May 26, 2017
    Keep them and use them. The more you do the better you will get.

  • Tammy Tammy on May 26, 2017
    Do you enjoy making things? If so please Don't give up. No one starts out making professional looking crafts, it's practice, and trial and error. Each time you make something you learn a little more. Don't strive for perfection, go for creativity. Don't measure yourself against others. Do it for the joy of creating. You can buy perfection but you can't buy the satisfaction of knowing you made it. Keep crafting and have fun with it!

  • C. D. Scallan C. D. Scallan on May 26, 2017
    Do whatever makes you happy . The first candles I made looked awful but my house smelled lovely and I had recycled a wonderful gift . I read books and practiced . Twenty or so years later , people pay me to make specific personalized candles . It's a therapeutic process for me. I love it and I've branched out into soaps and other bath products . Each item taking time and patience to learn though . Nothing comes overnight or without effort .

  • Bobbie Bobbie on May 26, 2017
    Please don't give the supplies away. So long as you enjoy the crafting that's all that counts. You will get better with practice. There must be one area where you do better than others as we have, concentrate on that area and see what happens

  • Pennie1958 Pennie1958 on May 26, 2017
    crafting is about being fun if you enjoy it by all means keep doing it if you dont enjoy it then give the supplies to someone who does

  • Dswill Dswill on May 27, 2017
    Thanks! Guess I will keep trying . . .

  • Jeannie Herman Jeannie Herman on May 28, 2017
    CONTINUE!!! We all have project fails, just redo, repaint or give away!!

  • Gina Gina on Jun 01, 2017
    You really have to ask? If it makes you happy keep going.

  • Evelyn F. Fine Evelyn F. Fine on Jun 01, 2017
    just keep going. the ultimate success is your happiness

  • Karen Karen on Jun 08, 2017
    i have asked myself the same quedtion! I think it depends on how much enjoyment you get from projects. I actually packed up my craft supplies to store in our barn, but keeping for future in case i want to try again.