This workshop will provide an exciting hands-on experience exploring the broad range of possibilities working with products from eight different manufacturers! Participants in this workshop will create a mixed media keepsake using an extensive collection of high-quality art and craft products. Cindi Bisson has designed a perfect project which is ideally suited for prominent display in your home, office, or for retail display. Participants will be working with products from the 2012 Independent Manufacturing Partners: ClearSnap®, Globecraft Memories, Justrite Stampers, Makin’s Clay®, Robin’s Nest, Rubber Stamp Concepts, ScraPerfect, Westcott Brand Cutting Tools. Professional artists/designers Cindi Bisson, Becky Conley and Deborah Mahnken will be facilitating the workshop, sharing with participants distinctive highlights of the products, and will demonstrate the many creative ways these products can be used collaboratively. This workshop is ideal for retailers aiming to increase sales by cross promoting inventory, and those who would like to learn about a wide range of innovative products from the sponsors.