Friday, June 24, 2011

we are freaking out a bit around here!


when i heard that stampington was putting together a publication devoted to artistic adventures with children, i knew this was something i would be interested in. when i read that they were asking for submissions to be included, i hoped our pink-a-bella weekend would be a good fit.


today, we received our complimentary copy.


this is the first time i have submitted anything to stampington. ohmygosh. what a great experience it has been. amber demien, the managing editor, was very helpful and so friendly.


i hadn't told the girls that the story was going to be included. i wanted to surprise them. it worked. so. much. fun! we are freaking out a bit.


beatrice and i also have a canvas piece that is included. "owl love you forever", which was tons of fun to create. we are feeling so blessed!

what a happy day!

13 comments:

  1. Congratulations! This is so exciting... I know your girls are "over the moon"! You are such a great, creative, fun loving mom! Those girls are sooooo blessed!

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  2. Woo hoo! How much fun is this?!? Congrats, girls!

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  3. SO fabulous! The girls must be thrilled!!! They are famous! Exciting stuff! Hugs!

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  4. How wonderful! the girls must have been over the moon. Congrats to all three of you! xo

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  5. How wonderful! I love the idea of a art retreat that includes children. My Emma would be all over that!

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  6. Congratulations! I am so happy for you! Wow!!

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  7. wow - that is great news...it feels magical when you get published, right?

    Love your mini book swap - I was in one last year with Julie COllings...it was good fun.

    Hope your summer is going well.

    xo
    tina
    embellishments by tinana

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  8. Saw your post last night and went out today to get the magazine. Great article, great photos, and such sweet memories you and Karla made for your daughters. xoxo, Kris

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  9. HOW exciting!!

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  10. I was in Fremont at Hastings book store picking up magazines while my husband was in the hospital there...I grabbed this one and flipped through it and squealed when I saw your article! I told my girls "I know this gal!" Well, then I qualified it.."I know her a little through blogging and she's from Nebraska!" Woohoo!! A great big congratulations to you!!

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  11. SOOOOOO excited for you girls!! What a great article, great projects, lovely, lovely ladies. :) By the way, thanks for the great summer backyard dinner party. I feel so special to have been invited. Love you!!

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  12. Congrats!!!!!! This is really exciting!

    Hoping your day is fill with creativity and love!

    LuLu~*xoxo

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