Monthly Archives: July 2009

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    what a week…

    well hello there bloggers!  what a week this has been – better yet, what a FUN week this has been.  we started our journey heading to florida on friday morning to teach at ruban rouge the next day.  i always enjoy spending time with lisa (the owner), her wonderful friends (who are also unconditionally helpful), Continue Reading

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    a quick update…

    hey there!  just checking in since i had every intention on posting on monday before cha started.  well things have been busy as ever with with workshops at ruban rouge, cha workshops, booth set-up, demos, appointments, and the list goes on and on.  i'll be posting a recap on friday with some fun cha giveaways Continue Reading

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    orlando here we come…

    hey there bloggers!  geesh….what a crazy week this has been heading up to our trip to the cha-summer trade show.  we're sitting here at the airport waiting to fly out to teach tomorrow at ruban rouge in florida.  i'll be honest it's always crazy around here during show times, there's just so much to do.  Continue Reading

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    for the love of cosmo winner…

    congrats to altered route for their random winning comment.  please email me and i will get this earth love cosmo cricket paper pack off to you.  thanks to all of you for being part of the fun blog hopping – what a funny post! Hi ,  Altered Route ( has left you a comment: Tim Continue Reading

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    for the love of cosmo…giveaway!

    hey bloggers!  check out today's cosmo cricket blog.   it features the make & take we're doing in the idea-ology booth at cha using the new word sticks, and of course idea-ology fragment charms, jump rings, ball chain…  oh yeah and that paper – don't you love it?  cosmo cricket hooked me up once again with Continue Reading

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    cha-summer ranger…

    well here you go bloggers!  thanks for waiting for this one.  here are the new cha-summer release products i've done with ranger.  i'm really excited about these since i've been playing with them for about a month now – seriously, they are so cool.  these products are being released next week at cha-summer and shipping Continue Reading

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    cha-summer idea-ology…

    hey bloggers!  hope you're enjoying the weekend.  i just got word that the cha-summer new releases for my idea-ology products have already leaked out, and you know i've been wanting to share them with you – so here they are!  there are just a few new things as you can see, but some really cool Continue Reading

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    happy birthday disneyland…

    hey bloggers!  just wanted to share a birthday wish to the happiest place on earth.  today is disneyland's 54th birthday.  it's hard to believe that one man, walt disney could have made such an impact on the entire world!  the imagination, dreams, and vision walt shared when creating disneyland is not only timeless, but one Continue Reading

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    some BIG news…

    it's no secret i love my friends at hero arts – seriously, their creative and whimsical style are a huge inspiration in the craft industry.  i just wanted to give a shout out to say congrats on the new website – it looks amazing!  you should all go and check it out yourself – they're Continue Reading

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    carson recap and stamp winners…

    *** ATTENTION BLOGGERS!  GREAT NEWS!  i've just confirmed that 2 stamp retailers in california came by the booth on the last day and bought up all of my NEW STAMPS and have them FOR SALE NOW!!!  that's right, you can buy them now before they are released at CHA.  for online, check out ECLECTIC PAPERIE, Continue Reading