Monday, April 30, 2012

Coming Soon!

Hi Everyone,

We have received almost all the Range Distress Ink Markers for those of you who preordered the markers.  We also received our first 24 sets of the new Distress Ink Pads for those of you who preordered those.    At this point, I hope to have more ink pads on the floor by next week.

Wacky Wednesday Cards

Jill and Lisa have made two very springy cards for you this week.  We have another bird stamp so that you can make a pair of birds in the cage if you would like to use this as an anniversary or wedding card.  Just $2 each, available all day Wednesday and Thursday.

Thursday, April 26, 2012

New Inky Antics Board with Honey Pop paper & New Authentique

Hi Everyone,

We have been busy unpacking boxes with lots of great new products for you.  These two new paper lines from Authentique.

We have these funs sets in stock along with lots of Honey-pop papers.

 Here are the instructions for this pretty board.

For the Beautiful Borders HoneyPOP Set, go to
For the Fabulous Flowers HoneyPOP Set, go to

Websters Pages

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

New Distress Ink Pads & How to Get the Best Results from your Detailed Dies.

We are doing a special pre-order for the

BRAND NEW, limited edition Spring Series Distress Inks from Ranger!

Limited Edition Spring Series Distress Inks Pre-Order

Call the store TODAY to reserve this limited edition of three brand new Distress Inks by Ranger. The inks come in a pack of 3 and will only be sold by Ranger for a limited time. The cost is $18 for the pack of three and you don't want to miss out! Call today to reserve yours! We’re excited that Ranger listened and made Reinkers available for Spring 2012 sets as well as Fall and Winter 2011 Seasonal collections. Be sure to let us know if you want to pre-order the Reinkers. Call us 410-549-5187

I already ordered 24 sets, so get your name on the list. We are not charging you for these until they come in. The new colors are FANTASTIC! Check out the video Tim did to showcase them.


Coming November 2012: Limited Edition Copic Sketch 25th Anniversary Set!

- 36 colors
- Special black marker bodies
- Super brush nib
- Standard fine nib (previously available for Copic markers only)
Commemorate Copic’s 25th anniversary with this limited edition 36-marker set, available early November 2012. A limited number of these sets are available.

We are going to offer a 20% discount on Pre-paid pre-orders
of these markers with the payments divided into thirds. 
Regular price $251.64, Pre-order price $201.  One payment 
of $67 due when ordering,  one payment of $67 in August 
and one payment when you receive the markers.

Cheery Lynn has has made some great videos on how to use their intricate dies to get the best results.  They make all the dies for Memory Box, My Favorite Things, Cat's Pajamas and Impression Obsession.

Detailed Dies Cutting Workshop

Reflections Boutique Workshop

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

May Calendar & New Class Photos

May Calendar

Sunday April 29th  1-3 PM
Join Tracy for this perfect canvas memento for your family photos.  $25

Thursday May 3rd  11-1 PM

Tuesday May 7th 6-8 PM

Still wondering how to add more meaningful journaling to your scrapbooks? Join Gina A. to learn the art of story-telling on your pages. Each student will create a beautiful 6 x 6 scrapbook while learning WHAT and HOW to write, HANDWRITING tips, COMPUTER JOURNALING tips, How to add HIDDEN JOURNALING to your layouts, And MORE! **** We may substitute a different paper line.

Each student should bring:Paper trimmer & ScissorsAdhesiveFavorite journaling pen in BLACK A photo or embellishment that represents the following topics:(one for each topic) Home, Childhood, Laughter/fun Fee $25

Tuesday May 8th 6-8 PMAmerican Crafts Summer Mini Album
Join Tracy for this pretty 6x6 mini album all ready for your summer photos.  $24

Wednesday May 9th  11 Am to 1 PM
Linda's Birthday Card Class
Linda always has a special twist in her card class.  You will need to bring scissors, pop dots and adhesive. $24

Wednesday May 16th  6-8 PM

Thursday May 17th  11-1 PM

Sunday May 20th  1-3 PM
BasicGrey Canvas Class with Tina  

Tuesday May 22nd   6-8 PM
Sky's the Limit 4pg Layout Quick Quotes Layouts

May 24th  6-8 PM
Shabby Chic Printers Tray with Tracy  $22
Tuesday June 19th  6-8 PM  $25
Quick Quotes Fun Summer Canvas Banner with Bonus Project 

Spend $40 & Get $40 in Bonus Coupons, New Northwoods & Impression Obsession

 Hi Everyone,

We got so many new stamps and Bo Bunny in today that we didn't even get to check in a huge order from Websters Pages.  For those of you that love the Dogwood stamp from Hero Arts but didn't want that large wood block stamp, good news.  Impression Obsession has it available in cling and we have a pretty card for you using this stamp on our Wacky Wednesday cards.   Be sure to scroll down to see what special deal we have for you this week.  

Wacky Wednesday Cards
We have three special cards for you this week.  Available all day Wednesday and Thursday, just $2 each.

New Impression Obsession

New Bo Bunny

New Websters Pages

New Northwoods Rubber Stamps board

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Demo Day Rewind & Tina's Origami Video

Hi Everyone,
I have the perfect way for you to spend a rainy Sunday afternoon. We will be hosting our Demo Day Rewind on Sunday from Noon to 5 PM.  Gina & Tina will be on hand to answer questions and get you started. If you do 6 of the projects on Sunday, you will also be eligible for the 10% off regular priced merchandise on Sunday.   I also uploaded the video Tina made of how to fold the origami dress.  The link is near the photo of the dress.

Sunday April 22nd 12-5 PM
Demo Day Rewind

Join us for 12 great projects all just $2 each. We will have a variety of cards and layouts for you to create. We do the cutting and you do the gluing. Just drop in anytime after 11 AM and purchase tickets at the front counter for however many Demos you want to create.  We provide glue sticks so if you prefer tape, please bring a labeled tape runner. If you get to the store by 3PM, you should have enough time to do all the demos or get kits to go.

If you complete 6 demos, you will receive a coupon for 10% off your purchases for the day (not including special orders or other sale special offers).

Lisa Halstead will be making this happy card.

Tracy will be making this embossed card and we will be Copic coloring the flower.

Tina will be teaching you a fun origami dress card.  She will have number of different paper patterns available for you to choose from.  We will be making the video tutorial available soon.

Vanessa will be making this fun spring card.

Beth has a special card with a great punching technique for you.

Jill is making this adorable note pad.

Jonesy will be making beautiful butterflies using Copic Markers.

Gina will be making lots of great layouts.