Thursday, April 23, 2015

Colouring at it's best

"All Occasion Cards Class"
With Kimberly Colliss
Wednesday May 6th. at 7pm
$25.00 

Come create 5 cards with our favourite Pencil Crayon colouring technique. Using digital images you will leave with 2 cards for children's birthday, 2 for adults, a femine & mascuine and 1 wedding/anniversary card.All you need is your pencil crayons and basic tool kit. You can also join us if you like to colour with Copic or alcohol based markers or whatever your favourite colouring medium might be.
More Images to follow

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

"Welcome"

Have you guessed Jenny's news?
She's waiting for a new little dance partner. Here is a wonderful "heritage" inspired layout that would work perfect form any vintage photo.
Jenny dug into her stash and pulled out some older paper but they work with that new Simple Stories Legacy Paper. She diecut hearts and layered a variety of papers under her photo. She also created a little mitered frame for her photo and who doesn't love little clothes pins.
For this layout Jenny used:
Simple Stories Lagacy Papers and We R Memory Keepers Antique Chic (an older line),  and a wood venear die cut title.


Thursday, April 16, 2015

"Seriously...."

Back with Day 3 of our sharing.
Melanie has done it again - Crazy photo + simply papers = fabulous layout.
Here is "Seriously"
For both Mel's layouts that we have shared she has used non traditional colours for "male" pages. They totally work and we can't be afraid to step out of the box - you might create the perfect page.
Here's what she used this time:
BasicGrey exclusive paper, Fullerton paper & Flair Buttons from the "SECOND CITY" collection.
Foam Words by Thickers 
Coordinating Cardstocks in white, purple & yellow.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

"Cravings"

Jenny Vereecken on our design team has wonderful news - Can you guess what it is???
She is experiencing "cravings"....
Jenny has a fab design sense and she created this page with a variety of handcutting/punching techniques. She snipped strips of border paper, a cut out around a dollie and a bird. She printed her journaling on the computer and die cut her lettering and little hearts
She used:
BOBUNNY - "BABY BUMP" collection - Bundle, Miracle, Precious & Watch Me Grow
Grey & Cream Cardstocks, Teal ink, number stickers




Tuesday, April 14, 2015

"You Make Me Happy"

Our Design team has been hard at work and we have a few layouts to share over the next few days.
Here is the first of our sharing:
"You Make Me Happy" By Melanie Faber
Melanie has the unique talent of taking a variety of items and creating something simply beautiful.

Melanie used the following items to create this wonderfully simple page:
BasicGrey - Exclusive paper from the J'Adore Collection (heart/ peach bird)

2 cards from Project Life "Good Times" Value Kit

White Cardstock, Black Journaling pen, Pop Dots and black ink

March Surprise Kits

Our "SURPRISE KITS" are available in the store - there are only a few left.
Here are the enteries for the month of March. Both ladies will receive a prize.

Here is one by Sherry Lalonde
And here are 2 from Janet MacAloney



Upcoming Classes

"Wonderful Adventure ~ Art Journaling Class"
With Susan O'Neil
Wednesday, May 13th. at 7pm
$30.00  or $25.00 if you have attended the Introductory Art Journaling class and recieved a journal already.

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!
J
oin us for an evening of art journiling with Susan. You will create your version of the beautiful butterfly pages in 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!

"All Occasion Cards Class"
With Kimberly Colliss
Wednesday May 6th. at 7pm
$25.00

Come create 5 cards with our favourite Pencil Crayon colouring technique. Using digital images you will leave with 2 cards for children's birthday, 2 for adults, a femine & mascuine and 1 wedding/anniversary card.
All you need is your pencil crayons and basic tool kit
Images to follow - watch the blog.

POTM CLUB

APRIL CLASS - Wednesday, April 29th at 7pm & Thursday, April 30th at 1:30
MAY CLASS - Wednesday,  May 27th at 7pm & Thursday, May 28th at 1:30 

Spring Happiness Class

"Spring Happiness ~ Double Layout"
with  Shelley Brenneman
Wednesday April 22 at 7pm

$22.00 per person


Here is a sweet double layout created by Shelley to celebrate spring. The bold bright colours will be great for both femine or masculine photos. Learn simple techniques in creating your own titles & paper embellishments. This layout is perfect for scrappers of any level and a great starting point for those just learning.

CROPPING TIME....


Don't forget we have a midnight crop this Friday, from 7pm - 12am. Creative fun for everyone. Bring your projects, scrapping, colouring and crafting. Work in our cozy crop space with crafty friends, cookies, candy & coffee (or tea, juice etc). Have a nice night out for just $7.00 per person.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Just A Reminder

All About Scrapbooks 
will 
CLOSE today - Friday April 10th
for 
SCRAPFEST
in Kitchener ON.
at
4:00pm

We are V.I.P.ing it tonight!