That is when inspiring designer, Kelee Katillac, and Guideposts Magazine stepped up to the challenge of creating a peaceful, healing space for Colette. The story is featured in the September issue of Guideposts Magazine.
The following video documents Kelee's visit with Collette to help her create a healing space using positive thinking and design techniques.
Okay...NOW that you have dried your eyes and can resume reading...
Share in the joy and inspiration of this MAGNIFICENT MIRACLE MAKEOVER...
Please tell folks about this event. There are plenty of great design ideas and the heart warming video should inspire many. It is amazing and Colette shines! You have to see the room to believe the transformation. It brings HOPE. Colette was given a 5-15% chance of survival. God has given her different odds though!
NOW...here is what you can do to be part of this Magnificent Miracle Party...
Stop by: Kelee's blog, The Katillac Shack and leave a comment telling her that you watched this inspiring video.
Also go to: Guidepost's Facebook page, starting Aug.27 to become a FAN (you know tell them you "like" them ;) and leave a comment about the story and video so they will be encouraged to sponsor more "Miracle Makeovers."
Join in the link parties for this miracle celebration:
earn a $1.00 DONATION in YOUR NAME for EACH and ALL COMMENTS received at:
-Beverly of, How Sweet The Sound blogspot,
is dedicating her Pink Saturday blog party
this-August 28th to this Makeover Miracle!
-Charlotte & Ginger'sSpiritual Sunday
bloggers are also participating by linking
up their blog posts this August 27th!
-Sherry is Calling All Angels and friends on her blog, County Wings in Phoenix as well.
DURING THE PARTY, Kelee's organization, Design GIves Back, will make a $1.00 DONATION in YOUR NAME for EACH and ALL COMMENTS received (up to $5.00) at The Katillac Shack or at any of the link/blog parties. These funds will go toward another makeover project. A similar "comment fund-raiser" is how Colette's miracle makeover started. TOGETHER we can change things ;)
THERE IS MORE...these MIRACLE PARTY GIVEAWAYS for YOU:
An Erin Houghton PAINTING
A few months after completing Colette's makeover, Kelee purchased this rose painting from artist Erin Houghton of The Painted Garden. Kelee thought it would be a great reminder of Colette's Miracle. The colors are as if they were taken from the room! Now Kelee is offering it today as one of the MIRACLE PARTY giveaways. Erin is very generous and she also made a painting for Colette's room makeover.
An Erin Houghton Blog Giveaway
In celebration of this Miracle Party, her 100th Post and Pink Saturday, Erin is also having an additional giveaway on her blog, The Painted Garden so be sure to hop on over and congratulate her on being a cancer survivor and part of Collete's Miracle!
A Guideposts Magazine Subscription
Guideposts is America's #1 Inspirational Magazine. Eight million readers a month find positive stories for home and life. Three lucky winners will receive Guideposts subscriptions.
A Mosaic Cross from artist Penny Carlson
Mosaic artist Penny Carlson of Lavender Hill Studio kindly donated this beautiful mosaic cross for the makeover giveaway. You can read all about Penny's inspiration on her blog, The Comforts of Home. Kelee also acquired a mosaic tray from Penny for Colette's room makeover.
A Watercolor from artist Karen Harvey Cox
Karen a talented artist, donated her lovely watercolor called "The Miracle"...how appropriate! You can read about Karen on her blog, A Scrapbook of Inspiration.
A Janome Sewing Machine from The Katillac Shack!
That is right...Kelee is giving away a Janome Model 3125 Sewing Machine so that you can be your own Design Angel ;)
And LAST but not LEAST...
a BLOG giveaway OF MY OWN...