Thursday, October 23, 2014

Holiday Heads UP!

With Special Guest Instructor - Jess Forster.
NOVEMBER 22nd, 2014
10:00 am
$35.00 per person

Are you overwhelmed by the process of creating a December Daily Album or just recording your Holiday activities both past, present and future? Have we got a class for you.
Jess Forster, one of Project Life's 2014 designer is coming to help us organize and create some fabulously fast holiday pages to get us ready for the 2014 Christmas/Holiday season.

Using her favourite - Midnight Edition Core Kit & Project Life Page protectors, She will walk you through how to put together simple, quick & memorable pages using your landscape photos.With Jess you will learn some fun tips and tricks for your photo taking. You will create 1-2 ~ 2 page layouts with her. You will need to bring a variety of Christmas or Holiday photos, on the same event to create a cohesive page.
For more Christmas inspiration, check out the link to one of Jess's blogs - Life on Lee Ave
Love it?  More Jess Inspiration here:

PLEASE email or call the store at 519-533-1500 before November 19th, 2014 to book your space. If more than 10 people sign up a possible second class will be added.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Haunted House Mouse Class

Monday, October 27th, 2014

Do you do up special treat bags for little Ghouls & Ghosts?  If so these 5.5" tags are perfect.
Brightly coloured featuring Doodlebug "Ghouls & Goodies" Papers.
Learn a simple pencil crayon colouring technique that will give your stamped images a professional look.
Colour 6 House Mouse images and create 6 tags (all the work is done for you).

8 Spaces available. 
Please bring the following items for this class:
Basic tool kit
Coloured Pencils - Laurentien or better (Dollar Store pencil crayons will not work well)
Blending stumps (or you can use ours)
Emery Boards
Orange, Yellow, Lime Green, Purple & Black stickles or just crystal or Diamond

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Just a note.

Sorry folks.
All About Scrapbooks will be CLOSED today due to illness. 
See you tomorrow. 
Art journaling class will be rescheduled for November 3rd, so book your space ASAP. 

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Brown Bag Surprise Kit entries for OCTOBER

We have had some great layouts turned in over the past few months and October was no exception. Here is what the ladies created with the September kit.
Kris made 4 ~ 8x8 mini layouts
Janet MacAloney created 2 Hauntingly Halloween pages with her kits

Pat Betmanis created a Family Page

And Jenny Verveechen created a page about her & her hubby

You can still get in on the action and pick up a SURPRISE KIT for November. Create something beautiful and bring it back into the store for a chance to win a great prize. The last 3 winners received a SIMPLE STORIES Homespun Collection pack.

ALSO - Watch the blog this coming week as we introduce our new DESIGN TEAM MEMBERS!!

Friday, September 26, 2014

"It's A Beautiful Life"

"It's A Beautiful Life" ~ An Introduction to Art Journaling Class.
OCTOBER 15th at 7pm

With Susan O'Neil.
Have you seen all the fun mixed media and art journals on PINTEREST and YOU TUBE and think... 
"I can't do that" 
Guess again - YOU CAN! 
Join us for an introductory class in Art Journaling with Susan. You will create the opening pages to your own personal art journal. Learn the basic techniques for creating a layered and balanced piece of work, using paint, stencils, art sprays, lettering and many other fun items. Learn to express yourself through creativity.
All Items supplied along with the use of tools and paints etc.
Come and get creatively messy!

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

"Evergreen" POTM September

Our POTM September "Evergreen" is tonight at 7pm and tomorrow at 1pm.
Please bring:
Adhesive, Dimensional adhesive 
Paper Trimmer, Ruler and Scissors 
1⅛” Circle Punch or Circle Cutter 
Black Journaling pen 
3-4 12x12 sheets white cardstock (optional)
Aqua and black ink pads (optional)
Date stamp (optional)
Baby powder
two 2¾”x2¾ square photos (single page)
four 2¾”x4” vertical photos (single page)
four 4¼”x3” horizontal photos (black & white, double page)
two 4”x6” vertical photos (color, double page)

Thursday, September 18, 2014

It's Almost FALL

Guess what comes out tomorrow?


Yup it's time to curl up on the porch with a Pumpkin Latte, a blanket or cozy sweater and...
We are so excited.This is a great issue and there are couple of stand out articles. "Design Essentials"has some many great ideas for arranging your layouts and "Card Cafe" features felt and with Fall coming how can you not love felt?

There are limited amounts of these FREE magazine so pop into the store on
and get your FREE copy.
One per person and no holds please.

Monday, September 08, 2014

Mega Layout Class

Wednesday, September 17th at 7pm
$25.00 per person
7 spaces - SOLD OUT ~ Sorry

Get your summer photos done in an evening. Just a few spots left for this mega layout class that includes 2 double layout and 2 single layouts. Featuring the summer papers from Simple Stories Collection - Summer Fresh, these simple layouts will maximize your summer photos but these layouts are great for trips or school even. If you have a favorite stencil bring it along to enhance your background or use ours.

You will need the following supplies for this class:
Trimmer, Paper Poker & scissors
Adhesives & pop dots
Brown ink
Photos needed:
3 ~ 4x4 square
3 ~ 3x4 portrait
3 ~ 4x3 landscape
2 ~ 4x6 portrait
2 ~ 6x4 landscape
5 ~ 2x2 square
3 ~ 2x3 portrait

Cropping Fun!

and the question is "to crop or not to crop?"
Indeed!! The real question is WHERE are you going to crop?? 
Well, All About Scrapbooks has the perfect answer!!! 
Our wonderful, friendly space is the perfect place to connect with friends old and new!! Come check out the crops for our fall sessions.
Our crops are just $5.00 per cropper and there are lots of tools and ideas with friendly staff to help out. Cookies, Chocolate & Coffee & Tea too.

September 12th - 5 spaces left
September 26th - 10 spaces
October 3rd - 10 spaces
October 17th - 10 spaces
November 7th - 10 spaces
November 21st - 10 spaces
December - To be announced

Wednesday, August 06, 2014


Our Rescheduled class is a go for tonight & tomorrow. Find all the information you need please read the blog post by following the link below.


Thanks to the Scrapping Bug who kindly packaged our kits as they were delivered to them instead of us.