Grateful HeARTS 2017

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Grateful HeARTS begins today! We’re teaming up with the Hilton Tucson-East hotel to offer free classes to men and women who are retired military personnel. Thanks to Robert Dancik, Chris Nelson and Lyle Rayfield for generously donating their time and talents to teach at this awesome and worthwhile venture. Thanks to the hotel for providing the classrooms and delicious lunch … Read More

Reminder: Print your Course Schedule!

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Don’t forget to log in at Vivi Magoo and print out a copy of your classes before leaving for Tucson so you have an up-to-date schedule. If you have any questions or need assistance, Erin will be glad to help you out! [email protected]   0 Comments Please login to comment

Need…Want….Such a Fine Line

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There are literally thousands of vendors who descend upon Tucson each winter, selling their beads, gemstones and anything jewelry-related. Each year we have helped students and instructors find their ways to the best shows in Tucson. We are going to continue our tradition and serve as concierge this year to help you find the best-suited vendors for you and your specific … Read More

Who are we?

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Vivi Magoo is a family run business. We are a close-knit family who enjoy each other’s company and love spending time with our Vivi Magoo friends, sharing creativity and being inspired. In our fifth year of business, we continue to have fun planning and hosting our events each year! Barb is the visionary – always looking for new venues, artist-instructors to teach and … Read More

Pack your portable light for class

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Remember to bring your portable lighting! Our venue is beautiful but not always light enough to see the fine details of our projects! Please remember to bring lighting and an extension cord. Or, better yet, bring a battery-operated light. No cords to trip over! Here are some ideas for task  lighting     0 Comments Please login to comment

Grateful HeARTS

Barb Solem2017, Grateful HeARTS

Vivi Magoo has enjoyed many successes over the past five years, and we feel blessed to be able to do what we do with and for our wonderful family of students and instructors. We felt the calling this year to undertake a philanthropic project, giving back something to the Tucson community in which we serve and to those who may be … Read More