Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Embossing Powder Samples and Debi's Card Samples for Her Watercolor Technique Class

Hello, hello Everyone!  

We have some awesome samples by Bill using a variety of embossing powder.  They are very simple to use, just apply to any image, heat, and watch it take on a beautiful raised effect.  Makes any image go from flat to WOW!!!

Though Debi's class on 8/30 is full, Michele is taking names for those interested in her upcoming repeat class. It will be announced as soon as the date and time is decided, so please stay tuned.

Here are samples of the 3 cards Debi will teach at this FUN class using various watercolor techniques.  Sign up quick to reserve your spot.

Thanks for visiting!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Sister Stamps Release 25, New Shipment, More Fun Classes, and a Bunch of Card Samples

Aloha Peeps!  Got some fun things to share with you today.

Updated:  Wednesday, 8/13/14.
Jenny's class starts at 10:00 rather than 10:30.
New shipment of new items and reorder arrived.  See photo below the cute pandas.

First up are these cute and playful pandas by Sister Stamps.  Receive a 10% discount if you order these irresistible stamps by August 16, 2014.

We got a new shipment in of new and reordered items.   Come in and get them before they're gone.

Add these fun washi tapes to your cards or projects.

Don's been super busy playing with his craft toys.  Check out this awesome card he made using an embossing folder by Darice and colored with Distress Ink.  We got some new colors in so do stop by to see them.  He also used the jar die by Sizzix and laser cut dragon by Island Scrapbooking.

Another card by Don.  Awww, this is really elegant don't 'ya think?

Tracy's on a roll and created two classy cards.  This elegant stencil is by Prima and laser cut sentiments by Island Scrapbooking.  She used Distress Ink to color the "Heartfelt Thanks" sentiment.   SWEET!

Our talented customer, Delma created it pretty card using the bamboo and butterfly dies by Memory Box. The honeycomb stencil, also by Memory Box makes a fabulous background.  AWESOME!

Here's a fun beach scene card sample by Lawn Fawn.  Simple yet super sweet.

And here's a CAS Christmas card by Karen.  She used the Plush Poinsettia Corner die by Memory Box and laser cut sentiment by Island Scrapbooking.  The silver DP has a nice shimmer and is available at Island Scrapbooking.

We have only a couple more spots left for these fun classes so do call soon to reserve your spot.


This is a repeat because it is awesome and fun, and many of you did not see the samples in time to get in on the fun.  You will learn how to use the scoreboard to get simple yet elegant results.

Date:  Two Sessions offered - Friday 8/15 OR Sat. 8/16
Time:  10:30 - 12:30 p.m. / 10:30 - 12:30
Cost:  $15.00
Instructor:  Tracy
Supplies:  Double stick tape/roller adhesive and scissors, and a scoreboard, and craft mat.


Join Jenny in making 3 fun cards.
You will make three cards, though only one is pictured.  Don't miss all the fun, be sure and sign up before it gets full.  Other samples to be available soon.
Date:  Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time:  10:00 - 11:30 
Cost:  $18
Instructor:  Jenny

Thanks for stopping by.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Hurricane Iselle and Julio

Due to the hurricanes that are projected to hit the Big Island shortly we are closing at 2 p.m. We are here taking precautions, so if you happen to be out and about stop by.   Please be safe and take all recommended precautions that are being asked.  We are wishing for the best and will keep you posted on facebook or through here on our business hours.
Stay safe everyone

Monday, August 4, 2014


They're here!!!!  Our shipment of 4 boxes arrived filled with a large assortment of crafty goodies for your projects.  And these are just a few of they so please stop by to see everything.

We received a nice variety of embossing folders but since the details are a bit hard to see, we don't have a photo.  

First up are dies by Die-namics in basic shapes that will add a nice focus on your stamped image, die cuts, quote, etc.  Look closely as these have the stitched-look that will give your projects added dimension.  

Here are more dies in fun shapes...keys and locks, snowflakes, and teapot set....

Here's a nice assortment of stencils by TCW....

Add shimmer to your paper projects with ease with the Wink of Stella glitter pen...

Do you like to add flowers to your cards and projects?  These flowers by Magnolia would be perfect.

This Shaved Ice Glitter is perfect for any scrapbooking or crafting project.  Simply apply with any adhesive.

"Flower Punch Board" by We R Memory.  With the simplicity of punching and scoring, beautiful flowers can be created from 3" to 9" in diameter using any paper, in addition to creating leaves creating leaves in multiple sizes.  Use the included petal curler to make the paper flowers come to life with added dimension. 

Perfect Corner Cutter by Photo Max.   Easy to align and use with ease.

Stickers (horses, dolphin, and ladybugs)...

A set of assorted words with meaning, great for a variety of occasions or event.

Christmas stamp set with coordinating die set.  Also, alphabet, numeric, and punctuation stamp set to create your own words, phrases, etc.

Embellishments (gems, "Sprinkles", rhinestones, etc.)

DPs  by Bo Bunny and Adrienne Looman.

These are the reverse sides of the DPs shown above.

Mini Ink Blending Tool to use with Distress Ink.


Our Christmas section is now set up.  Stop by to see the large assortment of dies, laser cut sentiments, stencils, and more.

Reserve your spot for these 3 fun classes.

This is a repeat because it is awesome and fun and many of you did not see the samples in time to get in on the fun. You will learn how to use the scoreboard to get simple yet elegant results. 

Date: Two Sessions offered Friday 8/15, or Sat 8/16 
Time: 10:30 -12:30 p.m./ 10:30-12:30
Cost: $15.00 
Instructor: Tracy

Supplies: Double stick tape/roller adhesive and scissors, and a score board, and craft mat.


Join Jenny in making 3 fun cards. 
You will make three cards, though only one is pictured. Don't miss all the fun, be sure and sign up before it gets full.  Other samples to be available soon.
Date: Saturday August  23, 2014  
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 p.m.
Cost: $18
Instructor: Jenny 

You will make 3 cards using various watercolor techinques.
Date: Saturday 08/30/14

Time: 10:30 - 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $ 15
Instructor: Debi
Supplies: Double stick tape/roller adhesive and scissors,  Optional - Distress Pens if you have.

Thanks for stopping by.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Huge Shipment Coming Soon, Awesome Card Samples, and More

Updated on 7/30/14 - Added "New Shipment of Mama Elephant Stamps and Dies Just Arrived".   See below.  

Aloha Peeps!
We're so excited about the huge shipment of craft goodies due to arrive soon.   There's something for everyone whether you love to make hand made cards, scrapbooking, paper projects for favors and gifts, etc.  Check out the list....

  • Wink of Stella glitter pen
  • Embossing folders
  • Dies by My Favorite Things
  • Albums - solids in bright colors suchs as pink, teal, and purple
  • Albums with owl design...really cute.
  • Distress Markers in NEW colors
  • Lindy Spray in NEW colors
  • Stencils by Crafters Workshop - to name a few:  Palm, Lotus Blossom, Bamboo, Aspen, and numeric template
  • DPs such as driftwood and barefoot design

Here's a photo of one of our newest laser cuts....dragonflies in a rainbow of colors to suit your crafty project.

We just received a shipment of new and reordered stamps and dies.   Come and see our selection of sentiments, alpha/numeric stamps, panda bears, etc.   The Landscape die set is very popular and a card sample is shown below.

Drum roll.......check out these awesome cards created by our creative customers.

Top / Left:  Rainbow Dragonfly birthday card by Bill.  He used embossing powder after coloring them with Copics. Also, stains were used to add color.  COOL!  And don't you love the rainbow colored sentiment? A perfect blend of colors to create this happy Happy Birthday card.

Top / Right:  Sweet Mushroom card by Don.   Awww, love those red polka-dotted mushrooms.  Love how they just POP from his sweet outdoor scene card.  This is a fabulous all-occasion card for all ages.  He used these dies to create this beautiful card:  "Grassland Border" and "Curly Clouds" by Memory Box.  Also, "Forest Mushrooms" by Poppy Stamps.  Don was so clever to draw the wings of the dragonflies and add Diamond Glaze to give them some shine.

Bottom / Left:  This pretty CAS card is by our talented Tracy.   Using two more of our newest laser cuts (Birthday Wishes and balloons), she created this sweet birthday card.

Bottom / Right:  Also by Tracy.   Take a close look at the wings of the dragonfly to see the pretty effect by using Distress stain and embossing powder.  

Thanks so much for stopping by.  

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

A HUGE Shipment of Memory Box Dies Arrived, also DPs, and A Card Sample

Hey Peeps!   Lookie here....the largest order of Memory Box dies has arrived.  Here are photos of most but not all of them.   

First up are some flowers, leaf, and stem....

The year is flying by and before you know it, it'll be the happy holiday season once again.  So get your mojo in gear and start on your holiday cards and projects.  Its never too early to start.

Here's a some of the butterfly dies.   There's more so do stop by to see all of them.

Here is a nice assortment to suit your project needs.....

And more......

And more.....

And still more....

We also received a bunch of stencils by Memory Box.  Aren't these cool?

And here are some awesome DPs.  The bottom row is the flip side of the top row.

And here's a card sample by Karen that's displayed at the store.   All of the dies and stripe DP are from Island Scrapbooking.

Dies used for this card:
"Thank You Garland" by Memory Box
"Kensington Branch" by Memory Box
"Picket Fence" by Poppy Stamps
"Stitched Scalloped Border" by Lawn Fawn
"Garden Pots" by Memory Box
"Tiny Tulips" by Memory Box

DP by Lawn Fawn

Thanks so much for stopping by.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Gelli Painting Demo and Shipment of Prima Dies Arrived

Today, Peggy gave a fun demo using the Creative Palette Monoprinting Plate by Stampendous which allows you to create an endless variety of backgrounds and textures for cards, scrapbook pages, etc.  
Selecting your color combination of acrylic paint and adding an assortment of texture of your choice is part of the fun and it is so exciting to see the results because each print is so unique.  To create designs,  you can use stencils, die cut outs, and items such as leaves, bubble wrap, corrugated cardboard, just about anything you can think of, which will give your print super amazing results.  Products such as the monoprinting plate, paint, stencils, dies, and brayer, are available at Island Scrapbooking.  Get started on this awesome technique and have fun creating some fabulous projects.

Here's a pix of the monoprinting plate pkg....

Here are a few samples.    Ohhhh, isn't his awesome?

Here's another with bird cages.....

This is the result of using a number of different die cuts....

Here's one using a stencil.

These stencils would create amazing results...

We have a great selection of Distress Paint....

There are more samples available at Island Scrapbooking.  If you would like to see a tutorial click here, then click on "View Video."

We received a new shipment of dies by Prima.  Add these die cuts to your cards, scrapbook pages, or any paper projects for dimension, layering, etc.

Thank you so much for stopping by.