Monthly Archives: May 2008

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    Ranger Designer Road Trip…

    hey bloggers – i’m in florida this weekend teaching at the "Ranger Designer Road Trip" winning store – Scrapbook Central.  this place is HUGE filled with tons of products, great space to teach, and looking forward to a fun weekend here in Coconut Creek, FL…things have been pretty crazy since i’ve returned from alaska, taught Continue Reading

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    Alaska – the video blog…

    hey bloggers!  well this is it – the final installment of my adventures in alaska.  this was my first attempt at a video blog so i hope you enjoy it.  lots of things to try out and learn along the way, but i think i’ve got it and look forward to creating more to share.  Continue Reading

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    artistic journey to alaska…

    this was nothing short of a trip of a lifetime for me.  no matter how much i write, words cannot capture the experience this artistic journey to alaska was for me.  alaska was everything i had hoped it would be, every photo, brochure, tv program i had ever seen on alaska could not do justice Continue Reading

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    journey to alaska…

    well the day is finally here!  after over a year of planning, i’m heading to alaska with about 200 other crafters for what hopes to be a very creative and inspiring week!  thanks to all of my bloggers for sharing the process of getting it all together.  i will be sure to take lots of Continue Reading

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    this is disturbing…

    please check out my friend claudine hellmuth’s blog.  it discusses a very disturbing "Orphan Act" up for voting.  this effects all crafters, designers, authors etc. and scrapbookers too. my post here brings up the issue to scrapbookers because their photos on the internet will be subject to this new copyright legislation. and this new bill Continue Reading

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    by request…more demo videos!

    hello bloggers!  well you’ve asked, and i’ve listened – more demo videos.  the first one on "adirondack alcohol inks" is on ranger’s website (along with some other cool videos from suze weinberg and claudine hellmuth).there’s also a project of the month featuring "distress crackle paint" and several other ranger products – lots of ideas to Continue Reading

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    got ideas?…you got idea-ology now too…

    i hope everyone had a great and creative weekend!  the winner of the idea-ology prize package is Kim D…congrats to you!  please e-mail me your information so i can get this out to you.  thanks to all of you who posted a comment, they inspire me to continue doing the monthly technique challenges.  remember to Continue Reading

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    may technique challenge…

    "may technique challenge" – tim holtz(c) 2008supplies: craft sheet, distress inks/brushed corduroy, ink blending tool, glossy accents (ranger); scissors, craft knife (tonic studios); cutting mat; foam board or fun-foam; favorite adhesive; favorite scrapbook paper; found object step 1: select the found object to "embed" and place it on to a piece of foam board already Continue Reading