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on reaching a dream

In 1998 I was a lowly freshman at IU, going home every weekend to visit friends and family and not really taking in all the amazing-ness that this town I’ve come to call home had to offer. In 1999 I … Continue reading






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my four year old

Things have been quite hectic around here lately – what, with summertime coming to an end, all the kids starting new schools in the fall, birthdays, trade shows, the Gathering pop-up shop, art shows, and then I found out Pearl … Continue reading






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being away . . .

It’s been weird these last few days . . . or weeks. I’m not used to spending this much time away from my family, my responsibilities, my making . . . I find myself enjoying the time, but then feeling … Continue reading






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Why One of a Kind?

American Greetings approached a friend of mine at this past week’s AmericasMart in Atlanta, “Can you make 20,000 of these?” to which she responded, while nodding her head in dismay and fear, “Yes!” It got me to thinking . . … Continue reading






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The Juggling Act

Yesterday was my last day at AmericasMart in Atlanta, and I want to write down EVERYTHING I’ve learned (and then some) but until then, I want to share with you all these other wonderful things I’m a part of these … Continue reading






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