A few weeks ago, while visiting in Charlotte, I was so excited when I found the newest edition of Cloth, Paper, Scissors magazine at my favorite bookstore.
ABOUT the January/February 2011 issue:
Meet the incredibly colorful Adnan Charara. Experiment with polymer clay book covers. Learn how to mix papermaking with encaustics, and how to make fabric mail art. Create a folder Journal. Take a flip through our reader challenge "mini books." Jump into your own artist collaboration. Look at the In the Mix department for a look at book binding tools, new products, and our On Our Radar artist spotlight. Let us introduce you to the 2011 Artisans and finalists.
Go HERE now to read/see the contents page and to buy your own issue!
Later as I was browsing through my issue this page caught my eye...
OH YEAH...that is me in this WONDERFUL add for the WINTER 2010 STUDIOS magazine that my studio, here at the Love Shack, was featured in. The first photo that caught my eye was the one in the top right hand corner. I was thinking...boy those cloth baskets look familiar...hmmm? Then I scanned over the page and it was like lightening had struck...hey wait...that's me in that photo...OMG...that's me sitting at my desk! Then I realized when I saw the cover for the STUDIOS magazine that Interweave was actually talking about the issue that I'm featured in. The best part for me (besides recognizing my stuff ;) was reading the headline...
small spaces BIG STYLE making do with what you have
WOW...that just describes my personality and our lifestyle here at the Love Shack perfectly! I'm just tickled to bits...somebody pinch me...please ;)
Here are 5 helpful tips that will inspire you in making your studio fabulous, and have you creating your first masterpiece of 2011 in no time. You'll find many, many more storage ideas, organizational tips, and detailed photos in Winter Studios.
AND remember...if you can't find the WINTER 2010 Studios issue at your local bookstore you can still order a copy here...or better yet DOWNLOAD your issue now for immediate satisfaction!
Welcome to the Love Shack.
Inside this small space we are living large!
I hope that you will follow along as I rant and rave about my passion for creating a blessed life with my family...no matter where the road may lead us.