Monday, November 8, 2010

Getting Creative In Print!

What a thrill to pop into Spotlight today - for a couple of reasons:
1. I'm enjoying a day off and don't have to be anywhere for anyone but me!
2. I never get time to really have a good old fossick around and Spotlight is one of those places where you don't want to be in a hurry
3. I was keen to see a copy of the new look mag - Get Creative
because
4. I'm in it !!!!

I wrote a column about why I craft, and as I flicked through the magazine I convinced myself it probably hadn't made it to print.

I couldn't see it .... but then a few more pages over
And there were my words staring back at me ....

I smiled to myself ...

Then I spent at least an another hour choosing a few fat quarters for a summer project I've got in mind.
I came home (snuck past the sleeping puppy) and made a cuppa and settled back with the magazine.
It looks great. Lots of crafty ideas that seem pretty easy - which is absolutely my style.
If I can get my act together you'll see some of the projects on my blog over coming weeks.

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4 comments:

Gifts of Serendipity said...

What a thrill...congratulations!

Enjoy the rest of your wonderful day.

Felicity x

Suzanne said...

Congratulations!
How exciting, to see your collumn in a magazine!
I'm curious what you will make.

White Dove said...

Well done Jan Louise...will pop in to Spotlight tomorrow... just for you ! xx

A Spoonful Of Sugar said...

Congratulations on getting published! I didn't realise Get Creative had gone quarterly. As luck would have it, I got a Spotlight voucher in the mail today so will have to go and check it out!