Monthly Archives: September 2009

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    the journey to japan…

    well bloggers it's been a while…  all recouped from our trip to japan and what an adventure it was!  i have to start out by saying thank you to everyone in japan for their kindness, graciousness, and hospitality – it was truly an amazing week.  mario and i started off meeting margie in san francisco Continue Reading

  • 207

    ready for another adventure…

    hey bloggers!  well we're all packed, ready to go, and in a few hours, we're off to japan to teach at cku-japan in osaka.  never in my wildest dreams did i imagine that my creative passion would open doors so that what i do for a living would allow me to see the world like Continue Reading

  • 130

    one of life’s moments…

    have you ever had one of those moments in life when something happens and you don't know whether to laugh out loud or burst into tears?  well i received an email this week from someone sharing her tales of one of those moments…meet bianca.  she's 2.5 years old and loves to craft – using mommy's Continue Reading

  • 114

    fun times at ink about it…

     well bloggers, i'm home from a wonderful weekend at ink about it.  a sincere thank you to lori and linda (the owners) their great staff, and the incredibly talented students.  i had such a great time in the classes – what a way to end the year of store visits!  thank you everyone.  one of Continue Reading

  • 81

    east coast easy feeling…

    hey bloggers!  well here we are in beautiful massachusetts to teach this weekend at ink about it.  the weather here has a crisp autumn feel to it and i'm loving it.  had a long travel day coming here, spent the day doing something amazing (more details to come), and just got finished getting everything set Continue Reading

  • 83

    “guest” who?…

    hey bloggers!  hope everyone had a great labor day weekend.  i got lots done here around the studio – i love weekends like that.  i wanted to let everyone know that today i am a guest artist on my good friend ali edwards' blog.  check it out and be sure to check out the other Continue Reading

  • 183

    here comes the rain again…

    well bloggers i hope everyone is enjoying their holiday weekend.  it’s funny that when people think of arizona in the summer they immediately think of the hot dry desert.  well not so where i live in arizona…  prescott is about 100 miles north of phoenix tucked into the mountains it’s a place where all four Continue Reading

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    it’s that time….

    hey bloggers!  well, it's one of my favorite seasons of year coming around – any guesses?  that's right candy season!  remember the easter post and my passion for those weird circus peanut chicks and rabbits?  well as halloween approaches and the stores stock their shelves with the colors, graphics, and smells of candies sure to Continue Reading