Monthly Archives: July 2012

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    happy birthday mario…

    hey bloggers!  well we’re back from a little time off to enjoy a fun trip to california to celebrate mario’s 50th birthday.  our first stop was laguna beach for an unforgettable day with our friends at sizzix.  we headed to the beachcomber restaurant for a late lunch and mojitos on the beach (doesn’t get much Continue Reading

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    a little downtime…

    hi bloggers!  as you know life’s been quite the whirlwind lately with deadlines, travel schedule, cha trade show, etc., etc. so we hit the road early this morning for a little downtime.  looking forward to spending the rest of the week hanging out with friends, having fun, and relaxing a bit.  i’ll be sharing our Continue Reading

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    stamp winners…

    thanks for all of the great comments over the weekend bloggers!  it’s fun to read what product you guys are most excited about from this cha show.  as promised, congrats to the following winners of a new stamp set from cha-summer.  it’s my favorite…the new mini blueprint stamp set.  if you see your name and Continue Reading

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    cha-summer 2012 show highlights…

    hi bloggers… well another cha show has come and gone.  although the foot traffic at the show was a bit quiet, it was still great to see many familiar faces and share in the excitement of some great new products making there way into stores for the holiday season.  of course there is so much Continue Reading

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    cha-summer schedule…

    well bloggers it’s been a crazy couple of days so far here in chicago getting ready for the cha (craft & hobby association) summer trade show.  we’ve spent the last 2 days setting up booths (ranger, idea-ology, sizzix alterations, and stampers anonymous) as well as doing presentations to the press, and of course teaching a Continue Reading

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    cha-summer product preview… ranger metallic distress stains

    alright bloggers, i can’t believe it – my final product preview for cha summer!  i appreciate all of the comments throughout the last couple of weeks of previews and sharing in the fun of seeing all of the new products coming out.  i look forward to sharing ideas and projects made using all of the Continue Reading

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    cha-summer product preview… core’dinations

    well bloggers as the anticipation continues to build for cha, the previews just keep coming.  today i’m sharing my latest release with core’donations.  the new kraft core seasonal impressions are pre-embossed 12×12 kraft core cardstock inspired by my sizzix alterations texture fades.  this unique all-over embossed kraft core cardstock is perfect for scrapbooks, cards and Continue Reading

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    cha-summer product preview… stamp2cut

    hi bloggers!  thanks for your great comments yesterday about the re-release of the classic stampers anonymous cling mount sets.  i must say that i did get a couple of emails asking about who the original artists were for the stamps?  well to be honest, i don’t know who all the artists are since their names Continue Reading

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    cha-summer product preview… stampers anonymous classics

    thanks for posting all of the wonderful comments yesterday bloggers.  it’s been so nice to read about everyone’s favorite images from this release and sharing the kind words to mario. i asked mario to select the winners so be sure to scroll all the way to the end of today’s post to see if you’re Continue Reading

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    cha-summer product preview… stampers anonymous

    hey bloggers!  it’s the final week before heading off to chicago to get ready for the cha-summer show.  there is still much to do, but it’s all creative fun at this point so i’m loving it. another thing i’m loving are my new stamps from stampers anonymous.  like the rest of you, there is just Continue Reading