CHA 2015 ~ It’s time to get crafty!

cha 2015 cathie and steve mod podge


It’s that time of year when craft retailers, craft companies and designers all get together for a MAJOR convention!  Steve and I have been attending CHA for 10 years and every year we learn something new from our excellent craft community.  This year we have new products launching and we have BIG scoop on the Mod Melter!!!!

If you are attending CHA, please pop by the Plaid booth and say hi!  We will be doing Wish Jar “make and takes” all day long!

xxoo Cathie and Steve

CHA 2014 ~ Here we COME!

cha 2014 cathie and steve mod podge plaid

Ready set go!  We are off to CHA for a few days of glittery fun!  We have tons of new products releasing for Mod Podge and 3 totally new lines that are up for grabs.  If you are attending pop by and say HELLO!

The booth will be hopping with tons of awesome make-and-takes, demos and good stuff all day long.

10:00 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Experience Mod Podge Collage Clay with Cathie & Steve

Create a bracelet with Candie Cooper McCoart

Design a Moroccan inspired scarf with Rachel Faucett

Explore Martha Stewart Decoupage and Vintage Décor with Kristin Hare

10:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Discover Martha Stewart Chalkboard Paint and Silkscreens with Jen Carreiro

Stencil graphic wood tiles with Ed Roth

Glitter a Mason Jar with Justine Abbitt

CHA Event: Who What Where + we have 17 new products launching!

CHA Bound?
Come see us in the Plaid Booth…
We are doing a really fun “Make and Take” with our hot new invention!!! 
{You guys are gonna love it!}
We have 17 new “Cathie and Steve” products for Mod Podge launching!
I’ll be blogging them on the first day of the show so stay tuned! 
Jan 12, 13, 14 & 15
Anaheim, CA 
Calling all Mod Podge Fans!!
Come get your photo taken with Glossy (our life-size Mod Podge!)
Daily in the booth we have some talented designers and bloggers.
Rachel Faucett from Handmade Charlotte 
Ed Roth from Stencil 1
Kari Sweeten and Becky Vandenberg from UCreate Crafts
Laura Kelly from Me and My Peeps 
 There is MORE fun in the Plaid booth!
Live Demos by some of your favorite designers and bloggers!
Saturday January 12th 
Carolyn Garris from Carolyn’s Homework (11am – 1pm) 
Jade from Jader Bomb (2pm-5pm)
Crystal Owen from A Pumpkin and A Princess (3pm – 5pm)
Sunday January 13th 
Melissa Mondragon from Number 2 Pencil(10:30am – 12:30pm)
Candie Cooper from Candie Cooper’s Journal (12:30pm – 1:30pm) 
Jenny Barnett Rohrs from Craft Test Dummies (2pm – 5pm)
Andrea & Cliff Currie with Lisa Fulmer from Handmake My Day (3pm – 5pm)
Lisa Fulmer from Lisa Liza Lou Designs (3pm – 5pm)
Monday January 14th 
Vickie O’Dell from Creative Goddess (10am – 1pm)
Vivienne Wagner from The V Spot(11am – 1pm) 
Kristen Turner from Glitter N Glue(3pm – 5pm)
Explore the SHOW and be sure to see my designer friends!
(I know many more friends are going to be on the show floor so grab the guide and find your favs.)
Candi Cooper will be in the Craft Attitude booth #477. (daily)
Drew Emborsky will be in the Simplicity booth. (daily)
Crafty Chica aka Kathy Cano-Murillo will be crafting at I Love To Create. (daily)
Mark Montano will be signing books at the Eclectic booth. #2381 (Sat and Sun 10:15 – 11:15am) and at the Fiskars booth! (Monday 1pm) 
Claudie Hellmuth will be in the Ranger booth. (daily) 
Lisa Pavelka will be doing a demo at Makins Clay #1200 (Sat 2pm-3pm and Sun 1pm-2pm) and she will be signing copies of Swarovski Elementsat R&M West Cost Enterprises. #505 (Sun 3pm-4pm)
Margot Potter will be hosting “make and takes” at Impress Art (daily) and teaching a class for! (Mon Morning)
Angela Daniels will be reporting live from the show floor. (daily)
Cindi Bisson will be crafting all over CHA!  Look for her at Makin’s Clay, ICE Resin, Westcott, KellyCraft and teaching multiple workshops.
Lisa Fulmer will be a Contestant Mentor at the Westcott craft contest. (Sat 3:30-4pm)
Ann Butler will be doing demos at Makin’s Clay. #1200 (Sat 12:20pm-3pm, Mon 1pm – 3pm and Tues 1pm-2pm) at Westcott #1365 (Sat 3:30pm – 4pm) and at KellyCraft Innovations #1809 (Sat and Sun 10am – 12pm, Mon 3pm – 4 pm and Tues 9am – 11am)
Carmi Cimicata from ResinCrafts Blog will be demonstrating the new EnviroTex Jewelry Clay in ETI’s Booth. #1429 (Sat & Sun 12pm -2pm and Mon 10am – 12 pm)
Jenny Barnett Rohrs from Craft Test Dummies will be judging the Innovations Showcase.
Julianna Hudgins will be at the Beadalon booth doing demos. #1237 (Sat, Sun  and Mon 3-5 pm and Tues 11am -1:00 pm) 
Pattie Wilkinson will be crafting at I Love To Create. (daily)
Suzy Solorzano West will be doing “make and takes” at WOW Embossing Powder.  Be sure to ask for her! 
Tami Bayer will be in the Clover Needlecraft Booth demoing the new extra small kanzashi flower. #1723 (daily)
Eileen Hull is demoing her new line of Sizzix dies!  #819 (Sat and Sun 10am-12pm, Mon 12pm-5pm and Tues 9am-2pm)  She will also be in the Viva Decor booth #2773, Designer Showcase and Cre8time Display
Lauren Anderson will be chainmailing at the Beadalon #1237 (Sat, Sun, Mon 12pm-3pm) and jewelry demos at Mode Beads #1674 (Sun & Mon 3pm-6pm)

Jonathan Fong will be in the Craft Attitude booth #477. (daily) 

Liz Del Real Hicks will be teaching in the Clearsnap booth.  (Mon)
Sally Lynn MacDondald will be demoing at Art Anthology #2109. (Saturday and Sunday) 
Emily Lanham will be doing “make and takes” at Authentique Paper. #465 (daily) 

If you are a designer doing demos and are not on the list…please leave a comment letting us know where you will be!!

Cathie and Steve