Circle Craft Market Vancouver 2014

It is again the Christmas Season and people are going to be looking for gifts for family and friends. It’s unbelievable how time flies so fast! Circle Craft Market @ The Vancouver Convention Centre from Nov. 11-16. I had the chance to check out the Circle Craft Market Vancouver 2014 last Friday.  A crafter myself and in a journey of discovering my inner artist, these are the events I wouldn’t want to miss. There are more than 300 Artisans participated from Coast to Coast.  As I was photographing Read more […]

ETSY Holiday Pop Up Shop in Vancouver #UnwrapETSY

I had a blast last Thusrday night being surrounded by super pretty things and the creativity is just overflowing.  I went with my crafty friend, Princes of Over Milk and Sandwich. Unlike checking Etsy online, I got to see the real deal. Oh, they are just gorgeous!!! The Etsy Holiday Pop Up Shop in Vancouver won’t be here for long so come by soon and check out the works of local artists!! They’ll be running workshops too! To see the list of artists and more info, check out their Facebook page. I Read more […]

BOOK REVIEW – Quick and Easy Paint Transformations by Annie Sloan

Feel free to call me a “DIY” bookworm.  I borrow a lot of books on painting furniture and other DIYs like upholstery as well as decorative painting.  I am just so happy we live close to a library I can take my kids where they can play with puzzles and read, while I skim through a new art or craft book! Perfect place for my family! I received Quick and Easy Paint Transformations by Annie Sloan, 50 step-by-step ways to makeover your home for next to nothing, and I was jumping for joy!  This Read more […]

[WORKSHOP] Spread the Light this Thanksgiving – Glass Painting with Reena Venkatesh

Hello Everyone! I’m so excited to announce this workshop with all of you.  You may have read about our featured artist, Reena Venkatesh. If not, get to know her on this post.   Thanksgiving is coming up soon! Where did the time go? I know! We will be celebrating Thanksgiving in no time! And to mark that special occasion, Reena and I have teamed up to offer a Glass Painting Workshop for your Thanksgiving dinner centerpiece, a Painted Glass Candle Holder! In this Workshop, Reena will Read more […]

Come on! Let’s Paint!

First of all, I would like to thank everyone for your support and encouragement by visiting and reading the Anne and Annie Series! I appreciate it.. from the bottom of my heart! What’s happening this month I have some awesome news! I contacted Annie Sloan Unfolded to review the products as I do this month’s big project! And it’s here now! Super Exciting! This month, in preparation for Thanksgiving, I’m giving our dining table a makeover! And with that, I decided to invite you to come and Read more […]

Paper Art Workshop with Verna Segui and Sponsored by Minted.com

Hello Everyone! I am so excited to announce that I we will be hosting our first workshop!!  Paper Art by Verna Segui on July 19th, 2014 at 2:00 PM in our home.  Check out the post last week where I featured Verna’s work last week on this blog. Also, what makes this more exciting is, Minted.com has graciously sponsored this workshop by providing the beautiful journals to decorate with paper art. Minted is a community of independent artists and designers creating beautiful customizable products. Read more […]