Tuesday, November 25, 2014

More New Dies Arrived

Wowie, we've got shipments coming in like crazy.   Lookie here at all of the awesome dies that just arrived.

Add that special holiday touch with these festive Christmas dies.

Add a flower to your card, scrapbook page, or project for a feminine touch.   This has a coordinating die for the background.   Tip:   Cut the flower with glittered cardstock and a solid cardstock for the background or whatever combination you want.   Anything goes.

More pretty floral dies.  

It's nice to add a butterfly for dimension.  Cut both in different colors for a fab effect.

And more for scenes and your birthday projects.

Please scroll to the post below for other new arrivals, Black Friday specials, Mini Craft Fair, and Words for Cards.

Thanks for stopping by and have a super crafty day.

Monday, November 24, 2014


For many of you, your adrenaline must be pumping in anticipation of Black Friday.  We've got some super cool specials in store for you so come on in bright and early on Friday, November 28.  Door opens at 7:00 a.m.  (YUP, that's 7:00 a.m.)

  • 12 x 12 printed paper (BUY ONE GET ONE FREE) - excludes Island Paperie brand
  • Island Scrapbooking Line (BUY ONE GET ONE FREE)
  • New and recently reduced red tag items (BUY ONE GET ONE FREE)
  • and more surprise in-store specials that day!
We'll also have MAKE 'N TAKES....always so much fun!  

Let our crafters help you with your Christmas shopping and/or treat yourself to some crafty goodies.    Hope to see you at our first Mini Craft Fair in our store.

TIME:     10:00 A.M. TO 2:00 P.M.

Just a little reminder that our Words for Cards are now available by email or phone.   Please click on the picture on the sidebar to view our samples and for information.  These would make perfect stocking stuffers for all of the crafty people on your gift list.

Using several of the images from the "Arctic Penguin" clear stamp set by Mama Elephant, Karen created this fun scene.  Other dies she used were:  "Landscape" by Mama Elephant, "Golf Club Landscape" by Memory Box, and "Frozen Border" by Poppy."

Hope to see you at our Black Friday Sale and Mini Craft Fair.

Thank you for stopping by!!!

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Woo-Hoo Another New Shipment Has Arrived

We've got 2 separate posts for today.  Be sure to scroll down to see our exciting news for our Words for Cards post.    You can also click on the post on the sidebar.  Orders can be emailed or you may call in your order.

Oh boy, look at all of these festive, sweet, and adorable images, sentiments, and dies that just arrived.  Better stop by quick because these will fly off the shelves.       

Don't you just LOVE these playful penguins?  TOO CUTE!!!  And there's no need to fussy cut them as we have the coordinating dies to go with the images.  SWEET!

Here's another cool set with the matching dies......

Mama Elephant has a nice variety of holiday sentiments for your cards and holiday projects......

And more holiday sentiments on the left.   If you're already creating your Valentine's Day cards or need to make a card or project for that special someone, the set on the right comes with some really sweet "love" sentiments.

Are you ohhhing and ahhhhing over these darling new images by C.C. Design?   They're just waiting for you to ink them up.

And here are some holiday images.  DANG CUTE!!!

And there's more.  These adorable images are by Little Miss Muffet.   Cuteness to the max.

For a school-themed project, these images would be perfect.  Or they would look great on a card, or tag to tie on a little gift for the teacher.

Here's a nice assortment of Christmas sentiments in some cool fonts and sizes....

Oopsie, this photo came out a bit blurry.  No, it's not your eyes.   :-)   After the holidays, this "thanks" die will come in handy to create some thank you cards for all the fun gifts that you and your family received for Christmas or for any occasion.  And it's always convenient to have some thank-you cards readily available throughout the year.

Don't forget to scroll down to the next post and check out the awesome assortments of laser cut items we have in our store and now available to order by email or by phone.

Thank you for stopping by.   We appreciate you visiting our blog.

WORDS FOR CARDS - Order by Email or by Phone

Our ever popular laser cut sentiments and theme cuts are in such great demand that you may now order them by email or by phone.  We'll ship to the continental United States, Alaska, and Hawaii. You'll just love adding them to your cards.  For now, we have the following available.

Here are sample of our Christmas-themed words, phrases, and holiday laser cuts:

And more in a larger size:

We also have an assortment in an Asian theme:

Pricing for the above are as follows:
Small words - 10/pkg. for $3.00.
Large words -  5/pkg. for $3.00
Word phrases - 10/pkg. for $4.00 ("From Me to You", "Made with Love", "From Our House to Yours", and "Merry and Bright")
Other laser cuts vary in price, please email or call to inquire

We also have the following "Title Strips" for these special occasions.   These come 1/pkg. for $2.99.

TO ORDER AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Simply send an email to islandscrapbooking2014@gmail.com or call 1-808-933-9390.

We are currently working very hard to get our Etsy store up which will feature a LARGER assortment of words, phrases, and other fun cuts in addition to those shown above. 

Thank you for visiting.  Aloha and mahalo.

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Shipment of Awesome Prima Items Arrived, Hot Black Friday Sale, Upcoming Mini Craft Fair, and a Card Sample

Hey Peeps!   Hope you're all having a crafty weekend.  Speaking about crafts, we just received a shipment of new items by Prima.   Do stop by and check out these fun embellies.

Included in the shipment are stamp sets, clothes pin embellishments (CUTE!!!) and paper packs with sweet DPs.

And more......

Mark your calendars crafters!!!  We're having a HUGE in-store sale on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28 from 7:00 a.m. (yes, 7:00 a.m.) to 5:00 p.m.   So please stop by for some big savings.  

These are just some of our specials:
  • 12 x 12 printed paper (Buy One Get One FREE) - excludes Island Paperie Brand
  • Island Scrapbooking Line (Buy One Get One FREE)
  • New and recently reduced red tag items (Buy One Get One FREE)
AND more in-store specials that day!!!!

We'll also have Make 'n Takes so come on in and join the fun.

Hope to see you then.

The holiday season is upon us and to help you with your holiday shopping or to get some crafty goodies for yourself (wink-wink), we're having our first Mini Craft Fair.  How fun is that?

Date:      SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2014
Time:     10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Place:     Island Scrapbooking

Hope to see you then.

Sharing card sample by Karen using a bunch of products from our store to create this Christmas card.

Here are the ingredients:
Poinsettia Embossing Folder by Crafter's Companion
"Blooming Poinsettia" die by Memory Box
"Small Blooming Poinsettia" die by Memory Box
"Floral Vine" by Memory Box
Small Pine Branch" by Poppy Stamps
Laser cut sentiment
Image - from the "Christmas Friends" clear stamp set by Penny Black

Thank you for stopping by and wishing you a very crafty day.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014


Hurry in to check out this awesome shipment that just arrived.  We received a fun assortment of crafty goods.

Do you know anyone expecting a baby?  Or perhaps planning a shower?   Add these cute ribbons to your card, favors, centerpiece, or scrapbook.

These 2 sets of clear stamps by Penny Black come with a variety of sentiments.


Have you started on your holiday projects?    How 'bout incorporating these adorable penguins? Cute huh?

These high quality stencils by Penny Black are perfect for layering, mixed media, scrapbooking, and card making.

Create memories by adding this stencil by Prima to a variety of your projects.

Fabulous 6" x 6" embossing folders brought to you by Crafter's Companion.  Use for cardmaking, embellishing, and much more.  Add texture and style to your paper and cardstock projects.  The designs are shown on the bottom right corner of each.

Click on this picture to enlarge and see the pretty floral and Christmas tree designs.

Ohhh, don't you just love this set of Cherry Blossom dies by La-La Land?   Flowers always make pretty embellishments for your projects.

Stickers, sticker, and more stickers.   Look at these happy and colorful sets for all ages.

Store your treasured memories in these beautiful albums.

This gold foil DP will add a sparkling touch to your projects.   To the right is the design on the reverse side.


Join don and learn the basics of Zen-tangle.  You will learn what it is and how to get started.  You'll make one card using this fun technique.  Loo close and see that the word also features this style. You will also make a really neat tile holder.   Sign up to join Don for some Zen-tangle fun!

Date:            Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time:          10:30 to noon
Cost:           $10.00
Instructor:   Don
Supplies:     Double stick tape, roller adhesive, pencil, score board, an ultra fine ink pen (Micron     005), and a fine black ink pen 08 OR if you have something close is OK.

Learn fun ways to use border stamps for card making.  This is a repeat class due to popular request. Please join the fun!!!

Date:        Friday, November 21, 2014
Time:       10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Cost:        $12.00
Supplies:  Blending tool, craft mat, scissors and adhesive.

Thank you very much for stopping by.