Monthly Archives: March 2012

Bloomington Handmade Market – next week!

In one week I will be here! Selling my wares from a bit of a new set-up at the Bloomington Convention Center for the very first time this year. The first show of the year seems to always be a … Continue reading






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on $#*! my sister would like…

if you don’t know my sister… well, you should.  she is artistic and has a great creative eye.  she has impeccable taste in finding really unique things to decorate her home.  she is beautiful (both inside and out) and her … Continue reading






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Weekday Worktable

These past few weeks I’ve been mulling over the ideas of making something new and different with leather. While I absolutely adore making books and will continue to do so, I need something more in my booth if I’m going … Continue reading






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What I’m Learning: The Elevator Speech (and humility)

A few weekends ago I found myself at a gorgeous wedding in Chicago nestled between my adorable toddler and a table full of well-adjusted successful business women. I didn’t think that when I first sat down. Well, it’s not that … Continue reading






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Local Spotlight: Bloomington Print Collective

I’ve been afraid of art most of my life. I can be honest about that now. In junior high school we had an assignment to create a symmetrical design that when we folded our paper in half would recreate itself … Continue reading






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