Saturday, October 3, 2009

Alberta Team "Prairie Harvest" Sale

60 shops from the Etsy Alberta Street Team are participating in a team sale from October 3 - 9, 2009. Below you'll find a list of shops by category!

Don't miss out on some amazing deals from some fantastic shops. It's a great time to pick up an item for a loved one, a friend or even yourself. Also a great time to get a head start on your holiday shopping!

Accessories
http://appleblossom21.etsy.com - Buy 1 get 1 free on all items
http://baloo.etsy.com - 20% off everything in the store (not custom)
http://ChantillyLaceDesigns.etsy.com - 15% off
http://offthehooks.etsy.com - 15% off your order (excludes items already on sale)
http://silversistersstudio.etsy.com - Free shipping world wide + more specials in my shop

Art
http://calzephyr.etsy.com - free shipping to any Canadian address

Bags and Purses
http://impedimenta.etsy.com - Free shipping on everything plus 15% off all Jewelry
http://mookiedesigns.etsy.com - Buy 2 items get the 3rd item free
http://nanabrowns.etsy.com - Buy 1 item get 10% off, 2 items 15% off, 3 or more items 20% off

Bath and Beauty
http://carvelcountrysoaps.etsy.com - 15% off regularly priced items
http://MisticalAcScents.etsy.com - 10% off everything plus free shipping for three or more items

Books and Zines
http://MolStationery.etsy.com - 15% off all recycled notebooks

Children
http://BarefootTams.etsy.com - 10% off all items
http://GollyGeeBaby.etsy.com - 10% off everything in the shop
http://IraRott.etsy.com - 20% off all items in my "kids and babies" section
http://jacobswoodentoys.etsy.com - Free small Kelly picnic table with a purchase of $30.00 or more
http://littlejumpingbeans.etsy.com - 25% off everything except custom crib sheets
http://myuberlicious.etsy.com - 25% off + free delivery in Calgary on orders of $20 or more
http://nanabrowns.etsy.com - Buy 1 item get 10% off, 2 items 15% off, 3 or more items 20% off
http://thebellefleur.etsy.com - 25% off of anything plus buy 2 items or more and get free shipping
http://strandeddesigns.etsy.com -15% off storewide + $10 gift card for any purchase over $50.

Crochet
http://fpwear.etsy.com - 15% off all items
http://gentlehug.etsy.com - 15% off or free shipping in Canada

Dolls and Miniatures
http://MamAmor.etsy.com - Free shipping world wide

Glass
http://glasscircus.etsy.com – 15% off all items

Handmade Supplies
http://claychicks.etsy.com - 20% off
http://tooaquarius.etsy.com - 20% off

Housewares
http://sybillinart.etsy.com - 10% of all sales
http://twostraycats.etsy.com - 25% off all creations in stock

Jewelry
http://appleblossom21.etsy.com - Buy 1 get 1 free on all items
http://asecondtime.etsy.com - 10% off and free shipping to USA and Canada
http://belladolceboutique.etsy.com - 15% off all items
http://bellissimadesigns.etsy.com - 25% off all jewelry
http://cindylouwho2.etsy.com - 15% off all items
http://dearange.etsy.com - 15% off all Jewelry
http://frogprincessdesigns.etsy.com - 20% off everything except shipping costs
http://galadrielwatson.etsy.com - 20% off all items
http://GenuineArticle.etsy.com - 15% off every item in my shop, including shipping.
http://Greenhousecarol.etsy.com - 20% off all items
http://happybead.etsy.com - 20% off and free shipping to Canada and the US
http://impedimenta.etsy.com - Free shipping on everything plus 15% off all Jewelry
http://jewelrybyirene.etsy.com - 15% off all items
http://jsanderso.etsy.com - 10% off everything in the shop
http://LeanneDesigns.etsy.com - Free worldwide shipping and a sale section in my store
http://metalmorphoz.etsy.com - 15% off all items
http://mookiedesigns.etsy.com - Buy 2 items get the 3rd item free
http://rozzie.etsy.com - Free shipping worldwide
http://Splurge.etsy.com - 15% off all items
http://TheMegShop.etsy.com - 10% off everything in my shop
http://treasurepalis.etsy.com - 10% off plus free shipping

Knitting
http://offthehooks.etsy.com - 15% off your order (excludes items already on sale)

Paper Goods
http://baloo2662.etsy.com - 15% off everything
http://craftedbylindy.etsy.com - 10% off total order excluding shipping
http://dayhomemama.etsy.com - Buy 2 get 1 free
http://hdawnparratt.etsy.com - 15% off everything
http://Impressioninvitation.etsy.com - Free shipping on orders of invitations/program fans over 200
http://mygrandpaspen.etsy.com - 20% off listed prices
http://stampnstuff.etsy.com - Free shipping with the purchase on 3 or more items
Paper Goods – Origami
http://LiliesByLisa.etsy.com - 15% off all individual flowers

Pets
http://furrypawsboutique.etsy.com - Buy 2 Collars get one free

Photography
http://tiffanyteske.etsy.com - Buy one get one 50% off (item of lesser value)

Plants and Edibles
http://MisticalAcScents.etsy.com - 10% off everything plus free shipping for three or more items

Supplies
http://baloo.etsy.com - 20% off everything in the store (not custom)

Toys
http://fakesweatshop.etsy.com - 10% off everything and a free "corporate monster" valued at $25 with orders over $125

Vintage
http://bontonvintage.etsy.com - 10% off all items
http://vintageeyecandy.etsy.com - Buy one get one 50% off (item of lesser value)
http://wearablevintage.etsy.com - $20 and under section in my shop

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Sammy Fund















My fellow Alberta Team member Lily's (of http://twostraycats.etsy.com) beloved kitty Sam has been badly injured and requires major surgery. I will be donating 25% of my sales to the Sammy Fund. Many other Etsy sellers are also helping out. You can read more on this thread:
http://www.etsy.com/forums_thread.php?thread_id=6285999&page=1

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Sunday, June 21, 2009

What do you think of my new vinyl decal?

I got this vinyl decal from stickerella.etsy.com a while ago. She did a great job. We'll see if I get any increased traffic out if it. If you're in Calgary and you see me driving around town honk!



Saturday, May 2, 2009

Alberta Street Team "May Madness" Sale!


This is a huge sale with 42 talented Albertans participating! It will run until May 7th at midnight. Here's a list of the shops and their particular offerings.


asecondtime - 10% off plus free shipping to US and Canada
Babyrumps - 10% off plus free shipping to US and Canada
baloo2662 - 10% off everything plus an extra 5% off on May 2nd (International Scrapbook Day)
BarefootTams - 20% off everything
bellissimadesigns - 20% off everything
BodyDelights - BOGO on everything
BouncingOffTheWalls - 20% off everything
charliebaby - 15% off everything
cindylouwho2 - 15% off everything
craftedbylindy - 10% off everything plus free matching gift tags
crowsnestmountain - free shipping to US and Canada
dearange - 20% off all jewelry
frogprincessdesigns - 20% off everything
glasscircus - 20% off all glass
hdawnparratt - 10% off everything and a free gift tag
impedimenta - 15% off everything
jsanderso - 15% off everything
JewelledTrellis - Pendant sale plus free shipping
jewelrybyirene - 20% off any jewelry item
kennedyink - Art Tile sale, and free shipping on 3 or more items
LeanneDesigns - visit the “May Sale” section in my shop
LiliesbyLisa - 20% off all custom orders
littlejumpingbeans - 20% off everything
loopdiloops - 15% off custom orders
lorijaclynsjewels - 20% off everything
maceme - 20% off everything
mailled - 20% off everything
MetalingMind - 15% off everything
my3littlemonkeys - 20% off everything
MisticalAcScents - 10% off and free shipping on 3 or more items
MyGrandpasPen - 25% of everything
nanabrowns - 20% off everything
OffTheHooks - Free Shipping to US and Canada (please put “Alberta” in notes to seller)
paint1chris - 15% off everything
rozzie - 15% off everything
splurge - free pair of earrings with every order
stampnstuff - free shipping US and Canada – International orders free shipping on 3 or more cards
taibossigai - 20% off everything plus free shipping
strandeddesigns - 15% off plus orders over $40 get $5 off their next purchase
tumbleweedcottage - visit the “May Sale” section in my shop
TwoStrayCats - 20% off everything plus free shipping everywhere
WildRoseJewels - 15% off everything

Friday, April 17, 2009

EGA "Spring Bling" Sale


The Etsy glass artists (EGA) team is having a "Spring Bling" sale starting tomorrow. I am offering 20% off on all glass. Visit the EGA Blog for a list of participating shops and their individual offerings. Celebrate spring with some beautiful new glass pieces for yourself or for gifts!

Monday, April 13, 2009

Exciting day for me!


I was accepted into the Etsy Glass Artists team! Their website is here
if you want to check out some beautiful glass work.

Monday, March 30, 2009

Quote of the day

"If you hear a voice within you say, 'You are not a painter,' then by all means paint…and that voice will be silenced."
— Vincent Van Gogh

Saturday, March 28, 2009

Is Spring a Myth?


One day I'm sitting on my deck having a cup of tea in the warm sunshine...The next day this!

Sunday, March 15, 2009

FrogPrincess Giveaway


Jasmin at FrogPrincessDesigns is giving away this lovely ring.

Just follow her blog and leave a comment by March 21st.

Saturday, March 14, 2009


New treasury today. Yeah! Always great to find out that someone hearts your work. Craftopolis works (I wasn't sure till this morning). cc's appreciated... here

Thursday, March 12, 2009

My Awesome Bro


I'm so proud of my brother Jim. He has a baritone voice that's a real gift and he, and his singing group, now have a CD out. He's the handsome fellow on the right. He's so cool!

Here's a link to the website and (if you're so inclined) you can purchase their cd. Watchmen Four

Double Giveaway!

Craftedbylindy is giving away not only these (set of 8) cute greeting cards but also whatever you put in your entry as your favourite item in her shop!

Just found out about this one and you have to hurry as it ends tomorrow at noon MDT.

enter here

Give Away!

Only 5 more days to enter to win these gorgeous earrings from GenuineArticle! Enter here

Saturday, March 7, 2009

Thursday, February 19, 2009

My wonderful Esty friend baloo will spin yarn from your dogs fur. Here's what one of her customers made. Do you think the dog knows he's wearing a sweater made from his own hair? If he does...does he care? Love Love Love Dogs!!!

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Etsy Alberta Street Team Exposed


Some of my team mates and I have been lucky enough to get a Vicki Diane exposed treasury. Only a few hours left but what a wonderful opportunity this was. So much fun and so nice to put faces to the names of some of the people you chat with daily.

Love you Vicki Diane!

Thursday, February 12, 2009

My first follower! Thanks Sarah! Here's something from Sarah's Etsy shop that's appropriate for this weekend...



Chocoholic Body Balm--Vegan

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Item of the day on byhand.me


Thought it was cool to be item of the day and be in a shopping feature at the same time.

Friday, February 6, 2009

HELP!! Am I crazy

Started an ArtFire shop today. Who has time to keep all this up!

http://glasscircus.artfire.com

Monday, February 2, 2009


Got in an all Canadian treasury today...Yeah!!

Had a rather large, and boring, photoshop job but back to glass at last..

Friday, January 23, 2009


New plate today...The picture doesn't do it justice. This dish is for sale in my Etsy shop. click here to go to the listing

Hi, welcome to my blog!

This is all new to me so we'll see how it goes....