. ~ digital collage above by filigree moon ~ .

July 2, 2010

~ Independence Day and Rowdy Gals! ~

Welcome back to another installment of
First, though, I would like to wish you all a

Now, back to the show.
Paper Cowgirl co-founder, below right,
with Deb Taylor, our official photographer for the event,
chatted it up on opening night, also known as
the Meet 'n Greet, at Dove's Nest, in
historic Waxahachie, Texas.
Ann-Denise, aka Crepe Paper Queen,
of Whim and Fancy Designs,
and her darling daughter, Kendall.
Speaking of darling ~ here are two dapper
cowgals, Cami D. and Charlene G.
This fabulous frame and tags are the
creations of Lisa McIlvain,
This is Lisa, at her wonderful setup,
gearing up to teach her class.
Each student of Lisa's was presented with a
set of her lovely handmade treasures.
Sheet music, lace, baubles and bling.
Delightful  to make a cowgirl sing!
Although my Paper Cowgirl retreat
photos are sparse in number
due to camera/operator/lighting error, I
hope that you have enjoyed even a glimpse
into the gala that is not to be missed!
Over eighty gals signed up to learn, create
and enjoy fun-filled days of fellowship.
Wild, wild wimmen!
Can't stop 'em from
artful adventures!
Stay tuned for more photos of treasures
from the vendor night and photos of
beautiful blossoms from swap night!