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Saturday Showcase

I thought we could review some projects and show some new items in the store.

Lyneen's Elvis book was a hit!

One of my favorite Folio items from Danie May.

Robin put us all in the mood for a glass of wine with this one!

Stephanie created summer fashion for us to enjoy.

Trisha Neal shared Asian Flare

Did you see the new products in the store?  Unusual and great stuff for mixed media projects.


For a special gift tag or for trading, lightweight wood tags can be stained, painted or you choose the method of making them special.


These banners are dual duty, one side is wood and one side is corrugated.  Paint, collage, initials, make it personalized.

This is a treasure.  A large Wooden Spool wrapped with lovely fabric and a charm to wear on your neck or wrist.  Use it as a gift wrap too, tie up the package and they get an extra goodie!

Thanks for dropping by and as a summer bonus, the next 5 orders receive this darling wood diecut.


Have a safe weekend, Jean


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