Sunday, May 2, 2010


THE CREATIVE CONNECTION EVENT is now in full swing mode!

There are lots of exciting happenings tied to THE CREATIVE CONNECTION EVENT like this gigantic Giveaway being held by Kim & Kris over on THE DIY DISH.COM sponsored by THE CREATIVE CONNECTION! There are hundreds of dollars worth of prizes donated by THE CREATIVE CONNECTION artists and there will be 25 LUCKY WINNERS!
After you have finished making Mom a present hop on over to THE DIY DISH.COM to enter the Giveaway...
Here is a list of the prizes...WHERE WOMEN CREATE is giving away 2, Where Women Create books and 4 issues of the Where Women Create magazine!

As well as a ProvoCraft Yudu Screen Printing machine, a French General bracelet kit, a Studio D Sharp inspiration paper kit, a wonderful cupcake wall hanging by Lisa Kaus, the Birdsong wall hanging by Anna Corba, 3 journals with 8 inscribed pencils and a WHERE WOMEN CREATE bookmark!

6 beautiful Camille Roskelley quilting patterns!

A gorgeous necklace by Halligan Norris, a package of 7 bright, sparkling glitters by Cathie Filian who btw has just released her new book 101 Snappy Fashions!

As one of the sponsors of THE CREATIVE CONNECTION EVENT, LARK BOOKS is giving away 2 debut books in their Homemade Living series by Ashley English: Keeping Chickens and Canning & Preserving as well as an advance copy of Vickie Howell's, Craft Corps! Another fabulous TCC sponsor, MICHAEL MILLER FABRICS designer Patty Young has donated 3 yards of her sweet Flora & Fauna fabric!

2 stunning Dara DiMagno necklaces!

Founder and owner of INDYGO JUNCTION, Amy Barickman is giving away 3 of her most recent books and 14 of her newest patterns!

A gorgeous toile linen and dupioni silk hanging sachet filled with lavender and buckwheat by Debbie Murray and Shea Fragoso!

An entire line of CROCHET BY FAYE patterns from Robyn Chachula!

AND an all season THE FARM CHICKS, Serena Thompson papers gift pack, including 2 sets of everyday tags, everyday recipe cards, Valentine tags, Christmas tags and Christmas recipes cards too!

There are 3 ways to enter THE CREATIVE CONNECTION EVENT giveaway on THE DIY DISH.COM web site:
1. By watching episode 7 of THE DIY DISH (the video above) and leaving a comment on their THE DIY DISH.COM blog!
2. By clicking on THE CREATIVE CONNECTION EVENT and taking a look at the classes and panels that will be offered that weekend, then go back to THE DIY DISH.COM and tell them in your comment which of the classes or panels interest you!
3. By helping to spread the word about THE CREATIVE CONNECTION EVENT and THE DIY DISH. Twitter, Blog, or even embed the video above on your blog or site! The giveaway closes Friday, May 21st so you have plenty of time to head on over and enter, the 25 winners will be announced Monday, May 24th!
GOOD LUCK to everyone and we sure hope to see you in September at THE CREATIVE CONNECTION EVENT in Minneapolis. It is going to be ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC!