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Creator Spotlight - Jennifer Priest

Creator Spotlight - Jennifer Priest


Smart Fun DIY is your source for smart ideas that you can do yourself that are fun, exciting, and happy! Jennifer helps you to find, create, and share DIY projects that help solve challenges in modern life.

What is the name of your blog? 
Smart Fun DIY
Why did you choose that name? 
People describe me as smart ... I wanted to attract people who were looking for smart fun ways to DIY their life, from crafts to travel to food and more.
What inspired you start blogging/video?
I started my online presence to market my business teaching craft classes and selling on etsy/ebay. Now I use both YouTube and my blog to inspire other people to try DIY ideas in their lives.
How do you describe your style? 
Approachable - I like colorful projects that look great but that people feel like THEY can do themselves.
What has been your biggest blogging/video achievement? 
Hmmm ... being named by NBC News as a top Latina blogger to watch
Who has been the biggest influence on your crafting? 
My grandma - she taught me how to sew and encouraged my creativity in every way, from elementary school through high school and beyond.
What is your favorite color? 
Black, followed by yellow
What is your catchphrase? 
"Who forgot to turn off the light" ... because, motherhood.
If you could craft with anyone past or present who would you craft with and why?
Snoop Dogg. If he truly is crafty, it would be totally fun!
What is your favorite downtime activity? 
gardening, which is kind of crafty
  • Beach or mountains?  mountains
  • Mod Podge Gloss or Matte?  matte all the things
  • Movie Theater or Streaming? theater
  • Cats or Dogs? both
  • Cake or Pie? both
  • Decoupage or Stitching? decoupage
  • Pancake or Waffle? neither - I do low carb!
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