Monthly Archives: February 2012

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    visit to norway – then back to the uk…


    hello bloggers!  well we've sure been busy on this journey and i have lots to catch you up on.  our crew (alain, dyan, mario, and myself) took an early morning flight on thursday to very snowy and cold olso, norway.  this was my first visit ever to norway for a visit to a wonderful shop Continue Reading

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    qvc-uk what a day…


    hello again bloggers!  well, the past 24 hours have been busy to say the least.  we headed straight to the qvc-uk studios from the stitches trade show monday to get set up for the midnight launch.  we had an amazing show, lots of energy and excitement.  dy was on air with me providing "creative backup" Continue Reading

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    stitches trade show…


    well bloggers today was a great day at the stitches trade show.  it was a busy crowd with lots of excitement, and they definitely wanted to see the new distress markers in action.  it's always awesome to be part of the creative buzz.  so after a long day of demoing, we headed to our annual Continue Reading

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    journey across the pond…


    well bloggers we are sleeping in the clouds tonight on our journey across the pond to the uk!  this annual trip is always filled with great adventures.  i look forward to demoing at the stitches trade show this weekend, teaching some workshops to retailers, and then heading back into london to be a guest on Continue Reading

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    12 tags of 2012 – february…


    one thing about my creative journey in this industry is that i’m always looking for ways to think differently, to change my perspective, and to be open to change.  after returning from cha, my mind has been spinning with ideas from the many conversations i’ve had with store owners, and other crafters about the impact Continue Reading

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    busy weekend…


    hi bloggers…  wow, thanks again for the overwhelming response to the etsy kits – sold out in just 3 minutes!  i sure hope those of you who were able to get your hands on them enjoy making them, it's a great project.  we will continue to try to create various project kits throughout the year Continue Reading

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    new etsy kits…


    hey bloggers!  we've been busy in the studio working on new kits to post in my etsy shop tomorrow at 12noonPST.  here are the details – thanks…t!mUPDATE: the kits have sold out – thank you so much! embark on a creative journey with this unique "journey journal" kit.  there's no need to pack your bags Continue Reading

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    wow…thank you…


    i'm speechless bloggers!  i mean seriously, over 2600 comments and it seems you all share the same excitement i do for the new release products from cha.  thank you so much – i think it's going to be an amazingly creative year.  to kick things off, i'll be adding some kits to my etsy store Continue Reading