Count down

Yes, the count down is on.  CHA is only a few days away.  I fly out on Thursday and return late Sunday night.  I cannot believe it is here already.  I feel so behind since I have had the inlaws and my sister here back to back – then followed by a 3 day migraine.  I really wanted to post some new project but time does not allow.  So here is a picture of a menu holder that I made for CHA Winter 2006 in Aneheim. I have begun to notice I have a thing for fluer de lis.  Not quite sure how to spell it though. The stencil was created on my Pazzles and then Delta Texture paste was used for dimension.  It also has a patina finish.

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About nikimeiners

Friend, Wife, Mom and an all around crafty old soul. Artist, Writer, Creative Director and Style Maker. Lover of old, fond of the new. Craver of excitement, establisher of the calm. My website http://365daysofcrafts.com Bio- Growing up in a small mid-western town, Niki Meiners was surrounded by a modest, resourceful and very entrepreneurial family. Her simple upbringing spurred her "Can do" attitude and gave her the confidence to try any challenge placed before her. She knew there was more out there than just her small town and set off after high school to explore the world. It was through these travels that she discovered her love of art and her desire to make the world a prettier place. It was not until she suffered a paralyzing illness that she realized she wanted to reconsider her corporate career as a Chief Paper Pusher, and her thoughts immediately turned to her first passion, art. In 2003 she began an odyssey that would take her from product design to publication and everywhere in between. She is known for her distinctive, high quality creations that feature a diverse mix of styles and highly creative approach to even the smallest detail. Niki is an Idea Architect, easily outlining every project from concept to completion. Her creations are simultaneously beautiful and functional and her in depth knowledge of the industry allows her to produce projects with a specific understanding of both the consumers and the manufacturers. This knowledge has allowed her work to be featured in the industries leading craft and lifestyle publications and manufacturers’ websites. nikimeiners at gmail.com
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5 Responses to Count down

  1. Tracy says:

    Very pretty! Have fun at CHA!!

  2. Michelle W. says:

    Very elegant- You are going to CHA? I’m jealous!

  3. Tegan says:

    This is absolutely gorgeous! I love that rustic look you have used on cards 🙂

    Thanks so much for your sweet comment on my blog. You made me feel a heap happier about my crappy card haha

  4. Teresa says:

    This is great! Love the flowers!!!

  5. Dragana says:

    This looks beautiful! Enjoy yourself at CHA!

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