Tuesday, July 27, 2010

day one... CHA, chicago!...eandass

Ahhh. . . the start of the CHA show and Fanny is ready to go. Open, open,open!
First stop... Pinecone Press to check out my HOCUS & POCUS line... isn't it cute?
Look at the silly monsters paper.... i drew that!!!
Cute little make and take that i got to make...
Look at all the cards you can make with these... i see a class in the future!
Did i say that it will ship in two weeks... and we will have it at Ben's.... super cool!
There's my Bat Girl... she is so cute!
Do, do, do, do ... bat girl!
There's my logo! And my bat girl... and my name in lights... i mean, on paper!
a super cute flip book!
look at those stacked pumpkins!
Here's a sneek peek at Cookies and Co. and Frosty and Co... coming next month ( if i ever get done drawing!!!)
Next ... we went and made a 6x12 canvas album with Prima and Donna Downey.
Here are all the goodies...
and viola!
Me with Donna Downey.... Fanny was celebrity struck!
Next stop... Maya Road... who is making the best ribbons and lace ever!
pleated flowers from pre-pleated ribbon.
a cool canvas art piece from Canvas Corp.
more Canvas Corp. samples
and the first of many dress forms... this one in burlap
Look at these little 4x4 mini canvas'... lovely!
So... i took alot of scrapbook page samples for those of you entering the FAIR.... these are all ideas for BLUE RIBBON PAGES!!! Take a look... these are from Crate Paper
Just a cute idea with flowers
ahhhhhh.... STEAMPUNK!
All from Graphic 45... STEAMPUNK is the period where Art Deco met the Industrial Revolution... and I love it!
Pop-up steampunk card
steampunk scarpbook layout
oh things are getting curiouser and curiouser.....
With Graphic 45's Alice in Wonderland Halloween line... shipping also in two weeks
a little more alice in Graphic 45 land!
Look at this hat they made with their papers and flowers...
and the top is a clock!
he's late, he's late for a very important date
and last but not least.. sweet little Graphic 45 bird houses
beautiful new Christmas ribbon from Rennaisance Ribbons
yet a few more scrapbook pages ideas
and this one... so cute
no way ... TWO new zentangle books and the one on the right is done by Marie Browning... calligrapher !!!
Me and Suzanne McNeill... who wants to talk to me ( an Karen) about a Za-doodle book... what??? Really???
zentangled shoes.... cute!
a taste of the new basic grey... always basically great!
this tree is the new centerpiece of my soon to be craft garage... oh yeah!
love it... that is so me... super cool!!!
One of my favorite scrapbook page samples...simple cute
that is all accordian folded paper there... cool
new retro buttons from bazzill
beautiful accordian folded flowers... layered and....
HUGE! This was like 16"x20"
Oh and leave it to Tim Holtz to create a die for making accordian folded flowers
and a retro snowman die... cool
and look at that tree... love it!
Just a little Tim display with some of his new die cuts
a beautiful card using some new texture templates from sizzix
a cool look at 7 gypsies... more to come!
these rose ribbons were everywhere in every color
another dress form... tim holtz style
tim's new cubbie boxes
and here they are all Tim'ed up!
oh heck... not another dress form....
sweet little scrapbook page
love this one
what are you kidding me... another dress form... for halloween?
Ok, this is all for my friend Judith...
the colorful life from DieCutsWithAView... it has Frieda Kalo written all over it. And very bright and bold and beautiful
Ek Success bought the license for American Girl and turned it into little girls craft projects...
What? We could have a phot booth if we order this... count me in!
Kaisercraft had some great surfaces to embellish... love this Christmas tree
yet another sweet scrapbook page layout
this is one of jenni bowlins new vellum butterflies
just a few more samples from Studio 460
a mini page
a fabulous mixed media piece
a page made from the new paper company cooking line....
these are cool from "House of Three" a new company with Heidi Swapp, Rhonda Ferrarrah and the Pink Paislee folks... this is like pleather that can be colored... really cool!
more ruffles... they were everywhere.
Here's a ruffle and a dress form... really? I have seen it all now... but it's cute
Apothocary jars filled with paper crafted goodies... were also everywhere. Loved these
more glass jars
another scrapbook page
and more layouts
a page from Prima flowers... with their new scrapbook jewely
One of the Prima girls made this necklace from a group of flowers that they sell... love ti!
doodlebug... say no more
ahhh and their pre-stitched buttons
you little sweet pea!
scrapbook ideas
Studi Calico redid old vintage cameras and now they are cool... look at the polaroid... wait til you see the paprs
scrapbkking again
Flat Fanny here posing with some dressed make by some guy who was a runner up in season 5..
And there he is holding Flat Fanny... her was very serious... but i can't remember his name
isn't that one so cool... those are all die cut leaves out of a organza type fabric
Ahhh... 7 Gypsies basic.
a few more parts and pieces from the line
a bit more of the Graphic 45 staples items
This is one of the cards that Elizabeth from the Elizabeth Craft Peel Off's papers... she'll be showing this one in her class
One of the card that Elis will be teaching at the store on September 9th in her peel - off's class
This is Elis, from ELizabeth Craft peel-offs
these looked great in the booth too!
Karen's cool fishie doodling
Both of these next two images were my favorites... i love the blues and the greens!
Karen's fabulous zentangling inside the Crafter's Workshop stencils! Beautiful!!!
Oh look at Karen's stuff here in the booth.... looking great!
Someone spilled a drink in my bag today at the show. Unfortunately we had a Flat Fanny casualty due to wetness. After a Zip Dry trip to the fix it hospital... she was ready to go at it again!
Here is Susan McShirley, owner of SRM Press and Jen Pohl, blog hostess for the SRM Press sticker idea blog getting ready to teach a sold old class!

at the end of the day... all repaired and ready to take a class with SRM Press stickers. This was one of the only sold out classes at the show... and i get to get in so that i cam help with the set up.


Anonymous said...

LINDSAY!!!! It's so exciting to see your designs at CHA! Congrats! And to Karen, too - her tangles are beautiful! Thanks for all the photos - esp. Graphic 45 (smooch) and the Frida-type layouts! Keep postin' photos and we'll all keep drooling! You're the best. Hope you're having a great time! Hi to Fanny.

Patti Moore said...

Just had the BEST time strolling through CHA with you & Flat Fanny, Lindsay!! :)

CONGRATS on your ADORABLE "Hocus Pocus" line!... still more of the pure FUN-filled Linzi Scribbles I've grown to LOVE over the years!! You are AMAZING!!!

Wishing you the BEST!! :)