Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Debi's Technique Class

In case you haven't been in the shop recently, Debi dropped off her class samples for her technique class scheduled for this Saturday.  There are still a few slots open, so contact the store if you would like to attend.

You will be making 3 cards in this class (shown above) and learning several different techniques.  Hurry and sign up soon as space is filling up quickly!  See sidebar for more info on the class.

Memory Box Dies Are Here!

Hi Everyone!  I'm back from CHA and had loads of fun!  Kept busy buying some stuff for the store that I hope you will like.. None of it has arrived yet, but here's a little something to tide you over until all the new stuff comes in...  Memory Box dies!

Memory Box dies are wafer thin and can work with pretty much any die cutting machine such as the Sizzix Big Shot, Cuttlebug, Grand Calibur, etc.  We are very excited to start playing with these designs to show you just how beautiful they are!

Stop in soon for best selection, cause I'm sure these are gonna go FAST!

 One more announcement...  Did you know that this weekend is the President's Day weekend?  What better way to celebrate than with a SALE?!  Here's a sneak peek at all the savings:

  • Buy one get one free 12x12 Swiss Dot paper;
  • 25% off Martha Stewart punches
  • 20% off 8 1/2 x 11 paper packs
  • Buy two get one free Island Scrapbooking sentiments
 Sale starts Friday, 2/17/12 to Saturday, 2/18/12.. See you soon!

Sunday, February 12, 2012

You're Purrfect!

This fun card was created using Paper Smooches adorable set called "Chubby Chums."  The cat image was stamped on various designer paper and then colored with Copics.  A simple idea that adds texture to the "oh so cute" cat!

Friday, February 10, 2012

I "Heart" You

This card features a Paper Smooches stamp set called "Helping Hands."  There are some fun images in this set and this card could be used for various occasions including Valentine's Day.

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

February 2012 Newsletter

We got the shop put back in order and have a lot of new product to report about. First, would like to announce pre-orders are being taken for Sister Stamps Release #6.  The bunny is smaller than the others and retail is just $4.99, the other 2 are $7.99.  Remember preorders will save 10% off if preordered and paid on or before Saturday, February 11th.  Pick up date will be March 1st.
Also new and report worthy:
New affordable 12x12 Smoothie Cardstock in a large assortment of beautiful colors. These are Bazzill papers with the same great quality we all know and trust...just with a smooth finish, great for embossing and stamping....take a look!
-New expanded selection of Copic Sketch Markers. Improved selections includes groups of 3 per color so that matching and selecting colors for shading becomes easier.     

- New Hero Arts order arrived and includes assorted new stamps, ribbons, and coordinating dies. Yes you heard correct...Hero Arts now has their own line of dies.

- New Sizzix brand of spellbinder like dies called framellits- available in assorted shapes

- New company Paper Smooches...cute quality clear stamps...lots of in store samples to get inspired.

-  New assortment of Valentine's Day papers

-  Large assortment of Twinkling H2O's. These are a shimmer paint like medium that were brought in due to frequent customer requests..

-Island Scrapbooking has new sentiments for cards including; Friends, Thinking Of You, Happy Retirement, Happy Graduation, Happy Valentine's Day, Love, and Hugs and Kisses.

- Super exciting to report that ....One of our instructors attended the CHA Show and was able to get a glimpse of some great new products...and SHE PLACED ORDERS FOR US.  Awesome product is on it's way.  Keep a look out for new products on the shelf soon.

- Spring Clean Sale planned for March 24th. Inquire at the shop for details, or watch for the next news letter for more info.
The Never Ending Card
Date: Saturday February 11th
Time: 10:30-12:00
Cost : $15.00
Instructor: Jen R.
Supplies: D/S Tape, Hermafix adhesive tape, and Copic Markers (Pinks, Light Browns and Reds)
Debi's Technique Class 
Date: Saturday February 18th
Time: 10:30-12:30
Cost : $18.00
Instructor: Debi
Supplies:To be Announced, Stop in to see sample.

Fun Card Class by Jen 
Date: Saturday February 25th
Time: 10:30-12:30
Cost : $15.00
Instructor: Jen