Sunday, September 1, 2013

Wow...wow...wow

Hi folks...I'm still on Cloud 9...running on a great big Tim Holtz adrenalin high...would have no idea of what day it is if it wasn't for the calendar on the wall...suffering a little bit from that after the event deflated feeling...you know the one when you look forward to something for so long and it passes in a whizz but the memories will stay with me forever of a fabulous fun day meeting up with old friends and making lots of new. And it's another thricely word excited post today...I'm in "wow wow wow" mode at the very very generous goodie bag from Ranger and Tim and amazed that I managed to squeeze all this stuff into my teeny weeny hand luggage bag for the journey home but excellent packing skills or lots of where's there's a will there's a way crafty determination won the day...
I'll treasure this gorgeous Idea-ology bag forever...personalised by Tim with a very special "just for you Kath...it's our little secret" extra addition...he's so sweet.
Personalised Compendium of Curiosities II and Idea-ology Class apron
 and lots and lots of other goodies...far too many to mention individually...
and here's what we made...a "love it...love it...love it" Journeys Of The Past" Tag book

the reason for me ending up with the muckiest fingers ever on my Tim Holtz journey but nothing that the all important removal tool...the fabulous scrubbie kindly provided in the goodie bag couldn't handle...thank goodness for that...no way could I have appeared for dinner with my mega mucky paws...although after said cleaning operation the sink in the hotel room didn't look quite so pristine...think hippo wallowing in a soapy muddy hollow...one toilet roll later...a bit of elbow grease scrubbing and voila the housekeeping staff will never know one mucky crafter had been in residence.
it's still a work in progress...

 loving Tim's new stencils...another addition to the ever growing must-have list...
I need to look out some personal photos and stuff to put my own spin on it and it's going to take every inch of willpower to clear the decks today...set aside all the lovely new goodies and get back to the work stuff....goodness knows what the cubbyhole crew were up to in my absence...not tackling the crafty list...that's for sure.
See you all tomorrow
Hugs Kath xxx

18 comments:

Karen Petitt said...

Fabulous goodies Kath! Am still pea green with envy lol, but looking forward to seeing more. Try to have a gentle day Karen x

Virginia L. said...

I can totally relate about the TH high...I was like that just a year ago (meeting Tim at Scrapfest). Thanks for sharing your photos and class project! You sure had a BLAST!!

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Wow, what a lot of goodies and adore that tag book. Some treasured personallised pieces there too x

Stella said...

Those goodies look scrummy Kath .So glad you enjoyed yourself X

NGCARDS said...

Awww you lucky lucky girl! xxx

Redanne said...

What a fabulous day you had with some equally fabulous goodies to bring home. Love the tag book you made and loved the photo of your mucky paws too! Hugs, Anne x

Jane said...

Oh Kath what amazing goodies you have...the personised bag and book is wonderful, real memories there. The tag book looks incredible....I am sooo envious but at the same time so thrilled for you...I can feel your sheer jubliation from here x. I can't wait for you to put your Kath spin on Tim's ideas x

Jane said...

Oh now I am even more jealous.....what amazing goodies!

Pamela said...

It's obvious you had such an amazing time - your excitement just shines out from your posts. The goodies look amazing too and I love your tag book.

rachel said...

wow Kath - I'm increasingly green - must must must get there next time! Looks like you had such a fun and so many fabulous goodies. xx

Annie said...

Hi Kath.......loved yesterday's photos and today's goodies. Definitely the best workshop I have attended and I do hope the do it again next year. It was lovely to meet you in reality.

Have a great week and huge hugs to Buddy x

Still to finish my book, but may put personal old photos in.

Crafty hugs and have a great week

Annie x

trish said...

Hi Kath, not much wonder you are over the moon with that lovely signed bag, they look fab. Your tag book looks great, all that wee bits and bobs bring back memories of tins in the garden shed long ago. Enjoy your day...Trish

Loopylou. said...

oh wow kath it sounds as if you had such a wonderful time and your goodies look awesome
huge hugs Lou xxx

May said...

WOW...Kath, I can tell you loved every second of your wonderful crafty day with Tim... such generous goodies too... Have fun...Hugs May x x x

craftyfoxglove said...

What a lovely gift to receive. He truly is an amazing guy. You must have had kittens trying to get all those liquids on the plane though!
Enjoy the rest of the day and look forward to seeing your take on his ideas.
Valxxx

craftyfoxglove said...

What a lovely gift to receive. He truly is an amazing guy. You must have had kittens trying to get all those liquids on the plane though!
Enjoy the rest of the day and look forward to seeing your take on his ideas.
Valxxx

Kat said...

Wonderful goodies and tag book Kath. What a lucky girl, no wonder you're still a (wee bit!) high. Looking forward to seeing more pics.

Kat xx

Paper Junkie said...

What a wonderful day to remember! X

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