April at last!

Welcome spring and all the beauty it will bring!!  Our first day of April was sunny and mild, a good sign I hope, of mild weather to come. Wholesale Partners Catalogues and samples are available for any store interested in hosting a rack of Freehand Cards.  Please email Betsi at…

Happy Spring, goodbye snow!

Have a Hoot Spring is here and so are the Have a Hoot mugs! Finally, they are available at Concord Firefly both locations 23 and 33 Commonwealth Ave. Raffle  The winner for this month is Susanna Thorne!! Card News A couple new cards on the racks this month in the…

Happy Valentines Day

February is here, spring is in the air!!  Card News The “Have a Hoot” mugs are ordered and should arrive some time in mid-February.  Look for them at Concord Firefly 23 and 33 Commonwealth Ave, Concord, MA Raffle The raffle winner for February is Darlene Brown, congratulations! New Cards I…

December!

It’s getting so close to Christmas, I hope everyone is enjoying getting ready.  I have to constantly remind myself not to rush through without noticing everything.  I must admit my decorations are not up yet!! Raffle This month I am please to announce my sister-in-law Michele Mandrioli as the raffle…

November, get ready for the holidays!!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone, here are some highlights from the Freehand Cards November newsletter.  To join my e-newletter mailing list, email me at mandrioli@aol.com.  Every month I pick a name from the list for a raffle, the winner receives a five pack of cards.  Congratulations to November raffle winner Alison Conway!   Card News…

October, Trick or Treat?

Welcome October, this is an extra fun month, thanks to the very last day,  fantasy is alive and well.  So in honor of October and the fact that the Hunger Games second movie is about to be released, the bird of the month is a Mockingjay.  My teenage nieces added their…

September News Cards and Music

Yea,  it is my favorite time of year!!  The air is so fresh and clean in the fall and I’m so lucky to live where the foliage is so beautiful!!  I hope you can all take time to enjoy this season!    I’ve just sent out my September newsletter for Freehand Cards, If…

King Jack and the Dragon

It’s time to start sculpting again!  This year I will try to recreate Peter Bently’s book, “King Jack and the Dragon” illustrated so brilliantly by Helen Oxenbury, so far here is Jack and Caspar.

Elphaba

It is the moment before Turtle Heart and Melena strap the toddler into a harness. Elphaba is mesmerized by the glass disk created by the Quadling visitor.  She’s moving to touch it………