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March 5, 2016 - 2016 - the year of change, growth & hopefully more crafty awesomeness
Hi TinyLetter peeps! March is here and it's time to send out a much needed update. 2016 started with some big changes! I left one job in 2015 and started the new year with a new gig. I'm working at Capilano U on a year+ long contract in the Communications & Marketing department. I'm lovin' my job! Read more...

December 30, 2015 - 2015 wrap up and making big plans for 2016
It's been awhile TinyLetter peeps since I last wrote. 2015 has been one big whirlwind of a year. And things are just gonna get better! My latest blog post is all about how awesome this year has been. It's been filled with big events, big accomplishments and big changes. It really has been the year of awesomeness, gratitude and possibility. Thank you for being part of all the crafty goodness! Read more...

October 15, 2015 - The lull before the storm
Things have settled down. What a year so far though! Got married, wrote a book and am now on the hunt for a third awesome happening to end off the year with a hat trick. Maybe another book? Maybe some sort of adventure? Who knows but I am open to possibility. You can plan, you can apply but sometimes life just hands you something great and ya gotta go for it. Read more...

August 29, 2015 - My crafty book, Raw Crafts, is now online
I'm super stoked to share that the crafty book I authored this spring is now available online. How kewl is that? This week I had one of those serendipitous Google searches. I hadn't heard anything about the book and decided to Google "raw crafts" book. And holy smokers - so many results showed up... Amazon, Indigo, Barnes and Noble, etc... WOW! Read more...

August 10, 2015 - Bring on the Crafternoons!
I'm back to making craft awesomeness happen. Yay! I had a lull after the wedding then finishing up the book. But now - I've got my crafty mojo back. Bring it on! Read more...

June 26, 2015 - New Partners, More Crafternoons & One Crafty Book Done
Happy summer TinyLetter peeps! Hope everyone is busy with tons of fun, crafty adventures. I know I am! And I have loads of Crafternoons coming up... Read more...

May 11, 2015 - Workshop Facilitator, Book Author and now... Wife
Hello my TinyLetter peeps! It's been awhile with many great things in the works. I just got back from my wedding & honeymoon adventure. Before that I was deep in the throws of authoring a crafty book. Life has definitely been interesting! Read more...

March 2, 2015 - Spring has sprung... Bring on the Crafternoons!
Yahoo! Spring has sprung! Hello TinyLetter peeps! It's been awhile - it's definitely time for a catch up! First off I've been crafting up a storm. Prepping new projects for upcoming workshops, writing DIYs and getting ready for my wedding. 2015 is crazy good so far! Plus I'm really enjoying my continuing ed class, Crafting with 'Crap', at Quest University Canada. Read more...

January 27, 2015 - Hello 2015... I think I love you!
Greetings TinyLetter peeps & happy 2015! Hello fellow crafters & upcyclers! Hope everyone is having a FAB 2015 so far! I'm lovin' it. It's been filled with tons of crafty goodness. Such a great way to start the new year! Read more...

January 2 2015 - Happy 2015! And thanks for making 2014 super duper awesome!
Happy 2015! Hope everyone had a very merry Xmas and a fun New Year's Eve! Best wishes for a super fabulous 2015! I'm stoked for the new year... 2014 ended on a high note with breaking my Crafternoon record then the TV & radio segments. 2015 has tons of possibility! Read more...

December 21 2014 - Ending 2014 on a high note!
Merry Xmas & best wishes for 2015 crafty peeps! Only a few days left til the big day then we ring in 2015! Best wishes to everyone for a very merry Xmas and here's to a fun, crafty, adventurous and joyful 2015! Read more...

December 3 2014 - Crafternoons, new partnerships & exciting happenings
Happy December my TinyLetter peeps! I've had quite the crafty two weeks - 5 Crafternoons done, 1 to go & a couple more getting set up. I'm getting my workshop groove on these days & it's been awesome! Read more...

November 4 2014 - Thanks for signing up to my TBD newsletter!
Welcome to my TinyLetter newsletter! I've been meaning to set one up for awhile in order for friends and crafty peeps to keep in the loop on recent news, upcoming Crafternoons and any other happenings. Read more...

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