Monday, May 31, 2010

Classroom News

This Week in the Classroom:

Saturday June 5th
Summer Canvas Accordian Book with Tricia
1pm - 4pm $40
Stop on by the shop to see this project in person. It's awesome!


Copic Markers
- I hope the shipment of Copic products arrives this week. I will post on the blog as soon as they arrive.

Saturday was the last day of the Stamp, Paper, Scissors Craft Hop here at Stamp Works. It was a busy 2 weeks. I enjoyed meeting new people and sharing a little bit of crafting time with everyone. I do hope you enjoyed the make & take tags. Personally I had a blast creating them! Here's a pic from Friday. It's the day we did the Bird Cage tag :

Happy Stamping,

Monday, May 24, 2010

Classroom News

This week in the Classroom:

Tuesday May 25th
Make & Take with Krista
11am - 2pm

Join Krista in another free make-n-take using another new release
from Our Craft Lounge.

Thursday May 27th
Meecie Antics with Carole Maguire
1pm - 4pm
Didn’t have a chance to do Carole’s Saturday class? Now’s your chance to get in on this adorable class using Inky Antics new Mice images. So darn cute!!!

Friday May 28th
With a variety of Copic marker colors and a few other secret
ingredients you will be amazed how easy it is to create stunning
flowers on any project.

Saturday May 29th
5 BODACIOUS all occasion cards including a
patriotic themed card in honor of Memorial Day.

Happy Stamping,

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Shop News

Here are pics of the first 6 Make n Take projects that we created for the Stamp, Paper, Scissors Craft Hop. Pictures just don't catch all the beautiful details - you really need to see these in person.

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

Day 6

I hope you have enjoyed making these tags along with learning a few new tips, tricks and techniques. There are so many fun goodies and tools that you can use on cards, scrapbook pages, altered items, decor items, etc. The possibilities are endless!

BUT..............the fun isn't over yet!!
The Craft Hop continues next week with 5 more tags.
Stop by anytime during shop hours for the tag Make n Take! It's a different tag each day. If you don't have a Passport for the Hop, you can still participate in the Make n Take for just $2 each tag.

Here's a peek at one of the tags we will be making sometime next week.

It's been fun seeing everyone - and meeting new crafters. Thank you for stopping by Stamp Works!

Today in the Classroom.

Here are some pics from Lori's A Muse Birthday Bonanza this morning.

The afternoon was Carole teaching Meecie Antics.

New Stamper's Sampler Magazines are in.

Have a wonderful weekend. The shop will be ready to HOP again Tuesday morning at 10am. Hope you can stop by.

Happy Stamping,

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Shop News

More Goodies Arrived!

We got a few pics and then the camera battery died. Did manage to get a few on the cell phone camera. Here are just a few of the items:

New Northwoods Rubber Stamps and Natures Canvas Sample Board

You really need to come in and see these samples in person. They will knock your socks off!

Stickles Glitter Glue, Distess Stickles and Perfect Pearls.
Zip Dry is hiding in there too :)

Inkssentials Craft Spinners!!!!
Holds your Ranger Ink Blending Tools..and can be stacked!
You better hurry...the won't last!

Ranger Distress Inks restocked - old and new colors!
Ranger Ink Blending Tools and Pads.
Spellbinder Embossing Pads.

Adirondack Inks restocked.
A bunch of the newer Colorbox Chalk Ink colors.

Memento Ink - works fantastic with Copic Markers! Make sure you pick up a bottle of reinker too. Speaking of Copic Markers - another big shipment should be coming the end of the month. Copic products are in high demand - so getting them takes longer these days. I will let you know as soon as the products arrive.

NEW Impression Obsession stamps.

Don't forget -- the shop is open till 7pm this week.

Happy Stamping,

Monday, May 17, 2010

Shop News

Thursday May 20th

20% Off Day*
Stock up on supplies...or treat yourself to something new! Shop and receive a discount on your purchases. *20% is taken before tax and your club card will not be stamped and cannot be redeemed. There are some products excluded from the discount. See store for details.

Free Make-n-Take with Krista
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join Krista using one of Our Craft Lounge’s newest releases.

Saturday May 22nd

Birthday Bonanza with Lori Barnett
9:00 am – Noon
You’re going to have a blast making birthday celebration cards with fun folds, masking, Copic marker coloring and more. There will also be a special surprise…because what would a party be without one! I hope you can come join the fun.

Meecie Antics with Carole Maguire
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Carole using Inky Antic’s adorable Mice sets. These stamps and cards are so adorable everyone will want to receive one.

And don't forget...

This event continues until May 29th. Stamp Works is open until 7pm Tuesday - Saturday during this event. Come join the fun!

Happy Stamping,

Friday, May 14, 2010

It's time for the Stamp, Paper, Scissors Craft Hop!!!

May 15th - May 29th all across Arizona
The Stamp, Paper, Scissors Craft Hop starts tomorrow!
I'm really excited to be part of this event!! It's not too late to participate! Come on in to the shop and purchase your Passport.
  • Purchase the Passport for $7 and you get 15% OFF at ALL the stores participating during the entire event*.
  • Purchase the Passport & Tote Bag Combo for $25 and you get 20% OFF at ALL the participating stores during the entire event*. This is a HUGE tote bag with lots of pockets. The event logo is stitched on it and the quality is superb! A $40 value!
  • FREE Make & Takes! I will have something different EACH DAY of the event!
  • LOTS of fun meeting other enthusiastic crafters and making wonderful memories!
*You must have your passport (or passport AND totebag) with you when making purchases to receive the discounts and free make & takes. Please mark your name on passport and totebag.

Extended Shopping Hours
During the Entire Event!

10 am - 7 pm
Saturday May 15th - Saturday May 29th
(closed Sundays & Mondays)

Even if you don't purchase an event Passport, you can still join the fun! That's right...take advantage of my extended shopping hours, do my daily make & take projects for just $2 each, meet new crafters and participate in some FREE make & take projects by special guests. This is a craft event for everyone! Click HERE to check the Stamp Works May calendar for special event days and times.

The Scrappin' Affair in Mesa is currently in the process of moving. I will be stamping passports with Scrappin' Affairs special event stamp as well as hosting their special guest Make & Take projects.

Happy Stamping...I mean Hopping!