I have a new blog!

polkadotmitten.com has been in the works for about 6 months now, and I’m excited to announce that it’s up and running!  I would love it if you would head over to my new blog and follow me over there!  I think it looks much better!  


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It Is What It Is will be OPEN next weekend!

It Is What It Is will be OPEN next weekend!

February 28th-March 2nd… we will re-open!

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MATS Bootcamp

I have been taking another course from Lilla Rogers Studio: Bootcamp.  I just finished my February Cuckoo Clock phone case assignment!  It will be on her online gallery on her website beginning Tuesday.  I’ll post a link!Image

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I had a fun weekend in Traverse City celebrating my last days being 29. They had most of Front Street closed down for winter activities… there was a sledding hill, ferris wheel, ice skating, mini golf, and lots more going on!  I had a great time shopping in all the unique little shops.Image

We also went wine tasting on Old Mission Peninsula.  I found a few new favorites!Image

We had a nice dinner at Mission Table (and then learned about its creepy history)!  And we headed back into town to check out the ice sculptures at night. This one was my favorite:Image

I found a really awesome app called Waterlogue.  It changes your photos into a watercolor painting:Image

Today is my actual birthday.  I’m spending it at home with my daughter who isn’t feeling too good. :(Not what I was hoping for, but oh well.) It’s snowing like crazy outside, so I decided to work on my assignment for Lilla Rogers’ Make Art That Sells bootcamp.  We’re supposed to be drawing cuckoo clocks, but I keep getting a little side tracked.  This is the design I made today:Image



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New Favorites




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Spring Wholesale Catalog

The spring wholesale catalog is finally finished!  If you are a retailer in need of a copy, please email me at katie@shopwhatitis.com!  Image

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