Category Archives: holidays

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    UPDATE: halloween inspiration series (POSTPONED)


    hey everyone – i’ve recently been getting emails and comments on social media from many of you voicing your disappointment that some of the new release products we have been showing here on the blog are not in stores yet.  i looked into it and have been informed that there are in fact delays on some of the new Continue Reading

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    halloween inspiration series: barbarayaya…


    if you love dimensional detail, color, and texture then today’s halloween project will conjure up your creativity.  i’m always amazed by the pure imagination today’s talented designer puts into her art.  be sure to click the link to see the tutorial and lots of close-up photos of this masterpiece… barbarayaya – “spooky folio” is layered with Continue Reading

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    halloween inspiration series: paula cheney…


    let’s start the week off with a creative twist of curious consequences.  taking something ordinary and making it into some extraordinary is one of the many talents today’s designer has.  be sure to visit her blog for a full tutorial on how this oddity of freakish fragments was created… paula cheney – “curious shadowbox” is a mix Continue Reading

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    halloween inspiration series: igirlzoe & bobbi smith…


    i hope you’ve had a fun week and inspired with halloween ideas.  today i have two cryptic creators who have designed some projects that are sure to help you get your freak on.  these talents of terror have shared their secrets to creating such haunting delights so check out their blogs for full tutorials… igirlzoe – “frightful Continue Reading

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    halloween inspiration series: anna-karin…


    today’s halloween inspiration conjures up the wandering ways of the walking dead. be sure to click the link to see a full tutorial and learn a little more about this fun new zombie die from sizzix… anna-karin – “zombie flip frame” this ghastly creation is ideal for displaying in your home to showcase all of the frightful Continue Reading

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    halloween inspiration series: emma williams…


    it’s time to conjure up the creative spirits and inspire your inner happy haunts.  i’ve teamed up with some talented friends to help me share halloween inspiration with my latest releases from sizzix and idea-ology.  be sure to check out the blog every monday, wednesday, and friday throughout the month of august to see these cryptic creations Continue Reading

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    sneak peek: stampers anonymous christmas…


    it’s part 2 of the stampers anonymous new releases and today i’m sharing the new christmas stamps & stencils.  thanks for posting your comments on the blog, facebook, and retweeting and sharing the excitement on social media about the new products.  just a reminder…for those going to the carson rubber stamp show this weekend in california, you’ll be the Continue Reading

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    sneak peek: stampers anonymous “crazy” halloween…


    are you ready to check out the latest products coming your way?  today i’m sharing part 1 of my new releases from stampers anonymous.  for those going to the carson rubber stamp show this weekend in california, you’ll be the first to get your hands on the new releases.  i’ll be there demoing in the stampers Continue Reading

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    sneak peeks start tomorrow…


    with summer in full swing, it’s hard to start thinking about the holiday season right?  well considering half of the year is already over the holidays will be here before we know it.  as a product designer it’s challenging to keep time in perspective considering we’re working on new products year round.  for an idea Continue Reading

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    patriotic inspiration…


    hello everyone!  i know it’s been a while since i’ve blogged, but certainly not from lack of trying.  i’ve just been crazy busy keeping up with new product deadlines and my ongoing travel schedule – i’m finally starting to catch up.  i’m sure many of you will agree, time is just flying by this year.  i can’t Continue Reading