Monthly Archives: August 2011

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    imagine that! amazing…


    hey bloggers!  i honestly have no idea where to start recapping my amazing weekend of teaching in roswell, new mexico at imagine that! scrapbooks.  really, it was an event unlike anything i've ever been part of, a store unlike anything i've ever seen before, and a place unlike any other.  i must tell you that Continue Reading

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    piles and piles…


    hey bloggers!  well the piles continue around here in the studio as we're busy prepping for my upcoming cruise with scrapmap.  this is such a huge project for us to take on considering we're just a studio and not a warehouse.  imagine finding room to store and organize supplies and kits for a week's worth Continue Reading

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    grid-blocks storage tip…


    hello there bloggers!  hope you had a fun weekend.  i had a great time at home, did some creating, did some antique shopping, and of course enjoyed simply being home.  i appreciate all of the kind comments on the distress stain video and hope you had a chance to watch it and learn a few Continue Reading

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    distress stain video…


    hey there bloggers!  i'm excited to share a video i did using the new distress stains from ranger.  i have to say i love using these stains, they are so cool.  i get asked many questions about what makes them different from distress ink pads, or even the distress re-inkers?  well hopefully this video will Continue Reading

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    operation “cruise”…


    well bloggers we are in full prep mode around here for my upcoming cruise with scrapmap.  i can't believe it's going to be here next month already – yikes!  so we are busy ordering, prepping, sorting, cutting, and kitting for the workshops.  as always, the workshops on the cruise are "top secret" so the students Continue Reading

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    a weekend project…


    happy monday bloggers!  hope you had a great weekend.  i spent mine at home which as you know for me is definitely out of the ordinary.  so i had to take advantage of it…hmmm…what to do?  i decided to repaint part of my studio – the wall i face when i'm working in here it's Continue Reading

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    transparent illusions…


    well bloggers – they say you never know when inspiration hits, and i'm living proof of that.  i get asked all of the time what i do if i hit a creative block – my answer is…organize!  yep, i think that simply by going through my stash of things and putting things away i discover Continue Reading

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    i found my way…


    …to san jose!  now i'm back bloggers and what an amazing weekend we had at scrapbook island.  laurie and her talented team of hardworking and creative ladies we're simply outstanding.  i can't thank all of them enough for their well recognized hard work in pulling off such a fun weekend event.  you see, this store Continue Reading