Monthly Archives: May 2010

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    the artful curio…


    hey bloggers!  i wanted to share some photos from my workshop this weekend down in scottsdale at the frenzy stamper.  i taught 2 all-day workshops on saturday and sunday called "the artful curio".  this is the ultimate in mixed-media workshops and the fact that it's filled with distress inks, paints, embossing powders, idea-ology, vintage findings, Continue Reading

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    how do you distress? (the winners!)…


    hello bloggers!  wow, i'll say it again, what a great week this has been on the blog.  all of the sharing and excitement of using distress in so many ways is definitely inspiring.  a very sincere thank you to all of you who took part in the fun either by creating a project, leaving a Continue Reading

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    how do you distress (day 4)…

    i'm loving this week bloggers!  really how can you not with all of the cool tips and favorite techniques all of you are sharing.  thank you for being a part of this fun week.  seriously if you haven't been reading the comments you should – there's some good stuff in there…  so another favorite thing Continue Reading

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    how do you distress (day 3)…

    what a great week bloggers!  i hope you're enjoying this little friendly contest and having fun reading about how other people like to distress as much as i am.  had to share another one of my favorite things to do with distress ink – direct to grunge.  oh yeah, i like to swipe the distress Continue Reading

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    how do you distress (day 2)…

    well bloggers we are off to a great start with this "how do you distress?" contest.  for me my most favorite way to distress is using an ink blending tool with distress ink.  this gives total control on how much ink goes on my projects, allows me to blend colors, and create shading unlike any Continue Reading

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    how do you distress?…


    that is the question bloggers – how do YOU distress?  if you're like me creating anything without adding a little distress ink here or there would be practically impossible.  whether it's stamping, blending, spritzing, or simply a swipe of the pad, adding distress ink to my projects is inevitable.  of course when it comes to Continue Reading

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    life is good…


    hey bloggers!  well once again my intentions got the best of me and my week at ranger simply flew by and quite honestly i was just too busy to blog.  rest assured i have big plans for all of you tomorrow so be sure to stop by the blog on monday you won't want to Continue Reading

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    a little fun…


    hey there bloggers!  seriously where do i start?  i've been on the go as usual since last saturday, but at least this time it's a little fun mixed with business…  let's start with one of the best nights i've ever had with friends – glee LIVE!  okay, i'm a gleek i admit it, i truly Continue Reading

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    getting organized…

    well bloggers i finally got my demo video's organized.  since i do the videos and post on the blog first, once that post get's older it drops off the main blog page and i've been getting emails lately asking where to find them.  they are always in the blog archives, and usually end up in Continue Reading

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    workshop updates…

    just a quick post to let you know i've updated some upcoming workshops:FRENZY STAMPER (scottsdale, az.) – i've added another day of my BRAND NEW all day workshop "the artful curio" on sunday 5/30 since the first day sold out.  please contact the frenzy stamper to sign up, seating is very limited! BUFFALO STAMPS & Continue Reading