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Old 02-04-2015, 04:54 PM   #1
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Hello! As you can see by my join date, I've been lurking for a long time. I've always just looked in the gallery and dreamed about being able to make such beautiful creations, without actually doing anything to get myself to that point. I had tried to change my direction with making some purchases and collecting some paper and stamps, and my dear hubby even made me a "craft box" (25"X25"X14") for storing all my newly acquired goodies but, sadly my collecting out-grew the box, and I still don't have anything to show for it.
I am looking forward to being more active on here! And maybe even have some work to show sometime
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Hi Elana! I'm so glad you dove in - I look forward to seeing what you make! I think all we ALL collect a we bit more than we make - so you're in good company.

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I second that — it will take me to this coming Christmas to really explore all of the toys and tools I have now. So you're in excellent company! lol I'd recommend just plunging in, because people here are so kind and supportive, you will be encouraged to create even more
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Hi Elana and welcome from New Zealand! We all had to start somewhere so take your time. We have all out-grown our craft boxes too - I have appropriated our spare room! Don't be afraid of failing, just try things and decide if you like the effect or not. It is not a failure to want to do something differently and do ask if you have any questions.
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Old 02-06-2015, 02:50 PM   #5
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Thanks for the welcome and encouragement!
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Welcome Elana. I'm so glad that you've joined us!! No more lurking!! lol
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