Friday, September 30, 2011

Taking Pre-Orders!

We are taking pre-orders for the NEW Tim Holtz, Holiday exclusive 3 pack of Distress Inks.

We have quickly sold through the fall collection, and have 24 sets of the Holiday Distress Pads, which will ship November 1st. If you are intersted in one please send us an email so we can put your name down on the list.

We are also taking pre-orders on these new portable cases from Copic which are shipping soon! Again, if you want any of these, please email us, so we can add you to the list!


Thursday, September 29, 2011

October Halloween Crop.....

Are you ready for the 3 Day crop........

If you are signed up, look for an email on all the crop details!

See you next weekend!



Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Jen Starr Returns

Guest Desinger Jen Starr

is coming back......

Save the date for these fun classes!

Monday October 17th
Class #1:
Time: 1pm-4pm
Cost: $45.00

This comfortably distressed 6x9 mini-book will be created with a mix of fun materials and media including denim, corrugated cardboard, chipboard, draft paper, Basic Grey's new "Out of Print" line, burlap, Crafters's Workshop Templates, embellishments, made from Tim Holtz dies and texture fades, a little paint and a lots more.....
During the creative process, we will concentrate on techniques using Tim's new DISTRESS STAINS, creating some interactive elements plus some fun and unique stamping techniques.....Oh, and just wait untill you see how we re going to distress the denim!!

By the end of the class you will have a great chunky book brimming with techniques!
**Note** Please wear old clothes as we will be incorporating bleach in to some of the techniques!!

Class #2
Time: 5pm-8pm
Cost: $45.00

Take your creativity up a few notches with this little book that packs a punch with all of the techniques you will learn!

You will consturct this chubby little mini-book from a Tim Holtz Die but we will be focusing on an easy stitched book binding technique and working with Distress Stains in a variety of ways! Plus we will mix in some Idea-ology embellishments, Sticky Back Canvas, and my favorite Basic Grey Paper, Tim's Stamps from Stampers Anonymous, Texture Fades, Fabric, Stickles, and put it all together to make a fabulous little book ready for you to scrap or add your art journaling!

They say the best things come in small packages and this is NO exception....the ideas and techniques in this class will have your mind imaging all of the things you will be able to create next!!

**Note** Title and words in the charms are optional and you will have choices in class.

**Please bring a variety of adhesives including something strong such as Glossy Accents or Multi medium, scissors, pencil, tapestry needle if you have one, paper trimmer and an awl or something to poke small holes with!

We are now taking names to reserve your spot!


Thursday, September 15, 2011

Busy, Busy Little Bees!

That we have been here at the shop! I have had the pleasure to be able to create hand in hand with one of our favorite vendors! Pam, at Heart of Texas Studio's has been amazing at working with me! I have had great amounts of fun designing these adorable mini albums for her! She is going to be showcasing them at the Collins Expo in Texas come October! I am super excited to have my work shown!

These are just a few of my creations using some of the new product lines by Heart of Texas along with the new halloween, christmas, and school papers that we have in stock here at the shop!

I hope you will check them out, and comment! I love to hear your feedback! I will be getting these albums in stock very soon!

Enjoy! xoxo

Check out this adorable mini!

This is a new album, and the fun new Halloween papers by Bazzill Paper!

Cute ABC, and 123 Mini album! Just in time for all those back to school photos!

Using the New Basic Grey Oxford Line!

Fun Graphic 45 Mini Album, using the new Christmas Emporium line, and the Train Mini album by Heart of Texas Studio

This album was actually a 3-ring album that I made into an accordian album! Super cute, and fun to!
Check out who is driving the train!

I hope you have enjoyed the photos, and hope you will post your comments to!