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I would so love to win this wonderful giveaway. Thank you.

Linda Hymes

Beautiful giftbag to match what looks like a beautiful weekend.

Kathy Hanson

This type of getaway has always been a dream of mine, something on my Bucket List! I love to craft, love Vermont, love meeting people who share my interests and who inspire me! This would be the ultimate treat for me! I hope with all my heart that I will be one to win this and be able to go! Craft on everyone !

sharon radford

what a wonderful gathering...the bonding of women with similar interests, forming friendships, and creating...can't think of a better way to grow and learn!


lovely bag all by its lonesome...then you add the goodies. heavenly!


what a great giveaway!! thanks for the chance to win!

Donna Molter

Thank you for your creativity and sharing with all...let life push it away from me but just retired and am working several projects...want to learn new (quilting) and enjoy finding new in my retirement cabinet plus the online sites. FUN FUN FUN


BEAUTIFUL! So generous of you. Thanks for the chance to win!

Bits of Stitching!

Wow!!! The ladies were spoiled with these creative treasures... how awesome!!! How generous and kind, thanks for the opportunity!!!


Looks lovely! What an exciting opportunity!


What a beautiful packet, such fun to work with!

Sheila Sova

The bag alone is beautiful. The contents are a wonderful bonus. Thanks for the opportunity to win it!

Nikki Gamon



Such a generous gift for a lucky someone--it all looks amazing and the bag alone is glorious! Thanks for the opportunity to toss my hat in the ring!

Julie Turner

There are no words to describe how excited I would be to win this lovely bag of creativity! What a blessing for you to have the support of a community of artistic friends to encourage you in your Vermont adventure.

Joyce Powers

What a fantastic give away. How I wish I lived closer to you so I could join this event. What a motivating time to spend with all these artists!

Susan Lazar

What a great collection of useful and beautiful items!

Pat H

What an inspiring blog entry! A delightful assortment of treats to keep one company on cool fall evenings. Thanks for the opportunity to enter!

Janice Cleary

Love the many beautiful items and it could be a Christmas present to myself! Thanks for this wonderful opportunity..


What a lovely surprise bag! I would be tickled pink if I won this! Congratulations on your design for Dimensions :-)


Wow! Whoever wins will be a very lucky lady!

Ellen Schultz

What a wonderful goodie bag and it looks like a fabulous time was had by all!


Hi Charlotte!
I would love to win a cute gift bag. Your work is just lovely - I have enjoyed so many of your projects. Thanks! Terry


How special everyone must have felt to receive such a beautiful bag full of goodies...just like Christmas morning when you were a kid!! Thank you!

Jenny Kuckuk

I'm moving to Vermont next summer! Would love to win your beautiful craft package!

Ruth B

What fun it would be to win that package! I'm keeping my fingers crossed!!

Laurie Hodson

How generous and what a wonderful and unique assortment of goodies.


What a fabulous giveaway! Congratulations in advance to the one who is blessed to receive it!!!


Wow that is nice bag of goodies. I would love to have that.


Beautiful Vermont!


My dream would be to join one of your retreats someday. This would be a sweet taste! Thanks for the chance.


This is a grand giveaway -- thank you!


Would love to win it, would be a great bag to have.


It's so pretty! Thanks for the chance to win.

Kathleen Grace

What gorgeous swag! I would love the opportunity to win this:>)

Patti Hintze

Looks like a little piece of heaven to me~ Wonderful friends, beautiful surroundings, great food and atmosphere and safe conversations!


What a very lovely treat you are giving! Please include me.
So nice of you to have the links to everyone involved, thank you.


What a wonderful bundle of inspiration and creativity!

Vanessa Hall

please enter my name for the drawing, I visit your blog often & love your work, what a great offering I learn so much from you


Loved hearing about the "getaway" from ME. This bag and gifts within sound fabulous and I would love,love,love to win it! Here is to positive thoughts!


Oh man, wow, that "bag" (more like a trunk full of goodies) is so fantastic! I have my fingers and toes crossed! Thanks so much for sharing the chance to win for those of us who couldn't come to the getaway!


wonderful goodies!


I love it, what a great gift.

Amy Bauer

Ooh! Your getaway looked lovely, and your sponsors were mighty generous! Thanks for a try at the lovely stash.


Gracious, I do not know which is the best...all the stuff inside or that beautiful fabric bag. Thank you so much for the chance.
blessings, jill


Wow - what generosity! Thanks for sharing all the goodies!

Winnie Gayler

Wonderful! Would love these goodies!

Debbie Hushagen

I'm 7 years old again sitting in class with my hand waving in the air..."Oh, pick me, please pick me!"

Rebecca Roger

If only one could be so lucky to relish in the delight of such artistic wonders.

Joan Lembi

What a beautiful gift bag! I would love to win it. Thank you for the chance!

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