Monthly Archives: August 2012

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    12 tags of 2012…september

    i know i say it every month, but seriously where does the time go?  this year has been flying by as far as i’m concerned…i guess so much to do, so little time to get it all done.  well hopefully you’ve been taking time to at least create a tag a month and playing along Continue Reading

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    paperclipping roundtable…

    hey bloggers!  hope you’re having a great week.  today i was a guest on the paperclipping roundtable with fellow crafters jennifer mcguire, laura denison, and noell hyman.  this week’s topic was a fave of mine because we are “talking technique“.  be sure to check out and listen to this week’s discussion on  this was Continue Reading

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    the queens ink..and winners…

    hi bloggers!  well it’s been an fun-filled week as we just returned from teaching at the infamous “the queens ink” in maryland.  thanks to patti and her royal staff for working tirelessly to put on such a great event.  the workshops for over 400 students were held in the most incredible teaching space i’ve seen. Continue Reading

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    kraft resist ideas…

    hi bloggers!  hope you had a great weekend.  spent time in the studio working away on several videos and projects to share on the blog in the next few weeks.  today i’ll start off with a video featuring techniques and ideas for using my kraft resist paper from idea-ology as well as introducing you to Continue Reading

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    it’s been a while…

    hey bloggers!  i know it’s been a while, but i’m finally back in the studio for a weekend of “me” time.  i have so many new product ideas to share, fun demos to do, and i’m just happy to finally be able to catch my breath and get lost in creativity again.  that of course Continue Reading

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    michaels creative conference…

    howdy bloggers from hot and humid dallas, texas.  i’m here for the michaels creative conference where this cool event is a chance for the various vendors to meet and mingle with store managers and corporate associates.  i’m here demoing for ranger and idea-ology and today i arrived bright and early (after a stop at starbucks of course) Continue Reading

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    blogworthy links…

    hope you’re having a great week so far.   i wanted to start a new feature on the blog that i will post at monthly called “blogworthy links”. basically as we search the web we find great blog posts or tutorials showcasing my products and every now and then i want to share some of those Continue Reading

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    hi bloggers!  we just returned home from a fun weekend in cincinnati for the stampaway convention.  the trip began with flights to columbus and a quick road trip to cincinnati.  we spent the first day with a little shopping, some good eats, and of course a stop at “graeters” for the best ice cream ever! Continue Reading

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    12 tags of 2012 – august…

    it’s been back to business as usual around the studio mixed with a little creativity as we’ve had some friends visiting us since we’ve been back from our trip.  we’ve also been busy with a few last minute details and surprises from my upcoming workshops and demos at stampaway this weekend.  i’m telling you, this Continue Reading