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December 28, 2010



Looks like your mom is a talented artist too! So cool =)
I think you should talk to your mama about writing a book... have some inspirational projects and your art!! I'll be first in line to buy! =)


p.s. fyi: I gave my mama you weiner dog clock for Christmas... it was hanging on the wall within a few minutes after opening! Probably her favorite gift =)


I love your MomĀ“s coin-purses! L-O-V-E them! If I should get the flu or colera or something in April, she can just take over my Artfest-class :-)
Your handmade tradition is so great! I tried to make some of my gifts this year too, and wish others in my family would be slightly more crafty and we could do the same thing you guys are doing. But Michelle, you forgot to show us your gifts! Karla mentioned a couple of skirts on her blog... Please show! :-)


I agree with Spindelmaker... you forgot something... your own handmade Christmas goodies! I LOVE the stuffie you made me... she's adorable and is feeling a little left out... I think she's hurt that she's not on your blog... what should I tell her? :-)

Jen R

I love giving and receiving handmade. Isn't it the best?! How adorable are the penguins. And, your mom's purse's - fabulous!

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  • hi and welcome!!! i'm so glad you're here! my name is michelle. i'm blessed to be a wife (to gary) of 18 years and a mom of two girls; alexis(16) & jess(11). i've been a full time artist for 15 years. i made my start at Portland Sat. Mkt. and art fairs around the country, and then headed into wholesale shows when our oldest began school. i love ART-ing, art journaling, running, cycling and downing junk food!
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