Your paper crafting cheerleader had a GREAT time at CHA (The Craft & Hobby Association semi-annual tradeshow)! The show isn’t over until tomorrow (Wednesday), but hey — you know how it goes… it’s hard to carve out budget & time to be away that long! This was the first CHA that I haven’t worked full-time with a manufacturer in a while, so I can’t tell you how much fun it was to run around, meet up with old friends, laugh, giggle, stalk celebs, eat overpriced convention center food, and absorb the energy of the show.
The official CHA – Hangover is lurking and may attack at any moment. (I provided the official medical definition of a CHA hangover after the last show here.) Therefore, I’d better go ahead & share with you my photos & comments from the show while I can 🙂 This is just a tiny portion of what there was to see and experience there. Friends, colleagues, bloggers, designers, manufacturers & frenemies are providing coverage all over the place! So I know you’ll find other samplings to fill-in the gaps. Here’s what I was able to capture for my home team … (slideshow below)
My partner-in-crime for the trip (ScrapItGirl) took loads of photos as well, and we hope to share a look through her camera lens later this week. Until then, go team PCC!