Archive for Tag: Michaels

September 07, 2012

Lisa Heads To Dallas For The Michaels 2012 Blogger Event

By: Amy Atlas, in Behind The Scenes
By Lisa.  A few months ago, I was asked by the Michaels crew to come to Dallas to talk trends, see their new products and meet their team. Amy went last year (you can read about her trip here and here) and I loved listening to her stories. I have to say, I came back so inspired and felt like I wanted to just make EVERYTHING! The event was fantastic so I wanted to give…
December 23, 2011

Behind the Scenes: Crafting with Michaels on Anderson

About a month ago, I worked with Michaels on a fun crafting project with kids and moms on Anderson. While the crafting project was for Thanksgiving, I think many of you can do the same craft with your kids for the last days of Chanukah and Christmas. A little about the segment…I’m sure many of you know, but Anderson Cooper has a new daytime talk show and it is fabulous. Anderson had a Thanksgiving special…
July 27, 2011

Michaels Creative Crew – Part III

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Behind The Scenes
Crafting at the Michaels Creative Crew Event.  I kind of loved the circle cutter… I hope you had a chance to check out the Michaels Creative Crew Part I and PartII posts.  I’m back today with the final post of this event.  After checking out the Michaels Stores headquarters, we were invited to Jo Pearson’s house for lunch and a sweet dose of southern hospitality! This is a peek into Jo’s very cool crafting room…
July 26, 2011

Behind the Scenes – Michaels Creative Crew Part II

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Behind The Scenes
I’m back with Part II of the behind the scenes at the Creative Crew Michaels event.  If you missed Part I, definitely check it out here.  You may recall that on our first night we did some fun felting projects and had dinner with the Michaels crew.  The second day was all about learning more about the team behind the Michaels brand.  First up were some informative sessions from their executives.  Some of the topics…
June 29, 2011

Behind the Scenes – Michaels Creative Crew Part I

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Behind The Scenes
I gave a sneak peek last week of the incredible Michaels event I was part of a couple of weeks ago.  Now it’s time to fill you in on this amazing trip.  Since this event was chock filled with inspiration, information and fun, I’m stretching the posts out into a couple of posts so you can enjoy every part of it.  A little background…Michaels formed a Creative Crew of 10 gals (see below for links…
June 24, 2011

Sneak Peek Michaels + Behind the Book

We’re just getting back into the swing of things since being in book overdrive and will soon have lots of fun behind the scenes to share.  Above is a sneak peek of a really fun trip I took to Texas recently with the Michaels Executive team and some very crafty bloggers aka “The Michaels Creative Crew.”  This was a very fun and informative trip and I’ll give you the full behind the scenes on that…