Monthly Archives: October 2011

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    happy halloween…

    happy halloween...
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    birthday wishes…


    i just wanted to share these photos of my very good friend E.L. with you!  mario and i flew to california early yesterday morning to be here for her surprise birthday party.  it was so great to surprise her, get to meet her family and friends, and catch a glimpse of her life through an Continue Reading

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    back to normal?…


    hi there bloggers!  it's been a while and i'm finally back to feeling normal from our amazing adventures in hong kong.  what a journey for sure as it's a place i've never traveled to before, but so happy i did.  i have to say this trip definitely took a bit more time to bounce back Continue Reading

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    another adventure…


    well bloggers, we're off on yet another adventure leaving bright and early this morning…we're heading to hong kong!  even though we've only been home for about 24 hours, it was enough time to unpack, repack, grab the passports, and open up my new iphone.  i've been (impatiently) waiting for this new phone since i lost Continue Reading

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    a creative weekend…


    hey there bloggers!  hope you've had a great week.  we just returned from texas last night, what a great trip!  i taught several retailer workshops over the weekend in houston using the latest idea-ology, sizzix, and ranger products including distress stains, perfect pearls, melt-art, and studio lines.  the store owners/students learned several hands on techniques Continue Reading

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    a bewitching halloween tag…


    hey bloggers!  with halloween getting closer and closer i find myself wanting to create more and more halloween things.  the house is decorated, the candy corn getting consumed daily (can't resist), and my studio table is covered in an array of oranges black, green, and purple.  i have to say, there is something about the Continue Reading

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    just because…


    just because i appreciate you sharing in the creativity…just becasue i happen to love these new seasonal distress colors so much…just because i appreciate you taking the time to comment…i've decided to give away sets to 5 lucky winners who posted a comment…more halloween inspiration coming tomorrow on the blog…t!m congrats to the following winners!  Continue Reading

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    stamps and texture fades…


    it's a new week bloggers and time for a new technique to share!  i was so excited to release these stamps and texture fades at cha-summer that can actually be used with each other (this was a great effort between stampers anonymous and sizzix).  since these stamp sets and texture fades are now in stores, Continue Reading

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    back on land…


    well hello there bloggers!  i know it's been a while but i needed a few days to recover from the cruise and get my land legs back before i could sit down to write this post.  all is better now and i'm ready to share all about our artful adventure at sea.  i have to Continue Reading