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Point #68: Best Individual Booth Winner – Blessings to You

Interview of Prince Cyrus, conducted by Kimberly Zapata Q. What is Blessings to You? A: Blessings to You is the title of my current creative metalsmithing venture which, at the moment, includes designing ear weights and bespoke commissions. The phrase […]

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Point #68: Best Multiple Booth Display – Tawapa

Phoebe Minona I am being given the opportunity to write about my company, Tawapa, for this issue of The Point, as we won the award for

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Point #68: Dual Innovator Award-Winner – Jimmy Buddha and Diablo Organics

Jimmy Buddha To win both innovator’s awards this APP was both a wonderful surprise and an honor. In an industry where so much is changing and

Elayne gives Brian the President's Award, with the help of some streakers. Photo by Autumn Swisher.

Point #68: President’s Award

Elayne Angel Giving out the President’s Award was one of the duties I most looked forward to when I first came into office as President, and

Point #68: Josh A. Prentice Award Winner – Ryan Ouellette

Caitlin McDiarmid While at Conference this year,  Bethra Szumski came and found me. She had spoken with Josh’s mom that day. During the course of relaying

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Point #64: Al D. Scholar – Jacob Spjut

By Jacob Spjut

“You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope

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Point #64: Al D. Scholar – Dianna Brown

By Dianna Brown

As usual, I'm waiting until the last minute to turn in the writing assignment asked of me by the APP. This

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Point #64: Al D. Scholar – Parker Webb

By Parker Webb

I must admit that I'm not one for expressing myself through written words. My dedication to the industry is conveyed through

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Point #64: President’s Award – Sarah Wooten

By Elayne Angel

One of my favorite things about serving as APP President is that I have the “job” of bestowing an annual award.

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Point #64: Josh A. Prentice Volunteer Award

By Caitlin McDiarmid

I love that I get to give out the Josh A. Prentice Volunteer Appreciation Award each and every year. Unfortunately, as

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