Monthly Archives: October 2009

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    michael jackson was just that…pure genius!  it's a late night post bloggers because tonight we went to see "this is it", and with all the artistic adjectives, witty words, or clever comments i could come up with for this blog post, just one word comes to my mind…genius.  i grew up listening to michael jackson Continue Reading

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    it’s so good to laugh…

    morning bloggers!  nothing like a smile on your face to brighten your day.  okay so this is a little weird, even for me, and you know from following my blog, i don't normally do this sort of thing, or ask of my bloggers, but here goes…  a friend of mine shared this link about a Continue Reading

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    that's right bloggers – it snowed today!  you see, up here in the mountains of northern arizona we get some weird weather, but what i love the most about it is that we get all four seasons – that's the ultimate in my opinion.  it started snowing this afternoon and it quickly stuck to the Continue Reading

  • 133

    a great day…

    well today is one of those crisp fall days here in northern arizona.  the leaves have turned (which for us just means brown and on the ground), there is a cool breeze outside, and the need for a warm blanket at night is just the ticket!  it also means that mojito season for me is Continue Reading

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    japan – the video blog…

    hey bloggers!  well i seem to be finally catching up with my video blogs.  here's the long overdue video blog of our travels to cku-japan – it was sure fun to relive it.  again a special thanks to naoya, megumi, reiko, ayako, and the rest of my new friends from cku-japan, i am truly blessed Continue Reading

  • 140

    artful voyage – the video…and the projects!

    well bloggers – i’m home!  what an amazing voyage it was – thank you to everyone who helped make the artful voyage all that it was.  of course i couldn’t do this without the help of my friends mario, michele, keychain, rick, and team scrapmap plus all of the generous sponsors!  a special thank you Continue Reading

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    the artful voyage…

    bon voyage bloggers!  we are heading to the ship this morning to set sail on our artful voyage to mexico with scrapmap.  the boxes are loaded, the projects are created, and we are ready to go.  i'll be teaching with my friend wendy vecchi and joined by my assistants mario, michele, keychain, and wendy's husband Continue Reading

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    tricks & treats…

    hey bloggers!  halloween is still a few weeks away so i wanted to share these ghoulish ideas for creating some spooktacular stampings using my 2 halloween stamp sets from stampers anonymous, my favorite ranger products, and of course all things idea-ology.  i know i've been on the go since july with cha-summer, then cku, creative Continue Reading

  • 134

    a fun kind of busy…

    well FINALLY bloggers!  i am back in my studio creating, playing, and getting very inky – i love it!~  so here's a sneak at what i'll be sharing on the blog tomorrow – halloween ideas!  i'm busy working away to share some spooky project ideas with all of you.  okay, just wanted you to know Continue Reading

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    today’s the day…

    well bloggers – today was the day!  the day the big truck came to the studio to pick up everything for the cruise!  all 7 pallets, 960 class kits, supplies, and much more were wrapped up and ready to make their way to the dock in los angeles to be loaded on the ship on Continue Reading