NEW Darcie’s Heart & Home Stamps!

Brand new super stinkin’ CUTE stamp sets and darling tin pins from Darcie’s Heart & Home have just arrived!

The first board features some adorable succulents and flowers. We love the punny sentiments these sets come with… and especially “Say Aloe to my little friend!” Watch our quick close up video here… then scroll down for more!Darcies 2018-04 April w stampsWell done, smarty pants. This board is all about the Dads, the Grads & thanking the Teachers for being so amazing. Sweet little foxes & owls, popsicles, the BEAVER, and just look at those FISH… there is so much to LOVE in this release! Watch our quick close up video right hereDarcies 2018-05 May w stampsDarcie’s stamps come in high quality red rubber and clear acrylic, with available coordinating tin pins. These are a one time order, so when they’re gone, they’re gone, come see them all in the shoppe before they sell out!

Can’t drop everything and run? Don’t miss out, call us to make sure you get the CUTEST sets first… they always sell out the fastest 🙂 604-814-4500

NEW Class! Graphic 45 Botanical Tea Box, Cards & Album

Come create with Graphic 45’s beautiful Botanical Tea collection! G45 Botanical Tea Box, Card Set, Waterfall Album 5

This class is packed with beautiful projects… a stunning magnetic closure card box, three easel cards, three coordinating envelopes AND a side-waterfall album. PLUS you’ll still have leftovers to create even more after class. Wow!

This project features a Graphic 45 Mixed Media box with magnetic closure, and we’ll be decorating it inside and out in classic Graphic 45 style with the gorgeous Botanical Tea collection. The box is 5″ square x 2″ deep and is perfectly sized for the three easel cards and matching envelopes. This would be a wonderful gift set ~ either for someone special, or keep it for yourself! (ps: that special someone CAN be you!)

Your kit is LOADED with over $80 in product, including: A full Botanical Tea Deluxe Collectors Edition (24 double-sided 12×12 patterned papers, a 12×12 sticker sheet, and chipboard tag sheet), a kraft Mixed Media Box (5x5x2) with 6 cardstock mats, a full pack of G45 Shabby Chic Door Pulls, a G45 Decades Ink Pad, plus full colour, detailed step-by-step instructions.

ONLY 24 spots available, do NOT wait to register! Designed by Graphic 45, instructed by Leanne

Saturday June 2nd 10:30-1:30
Thursday June 7th 10:30-1:30

Class Fee: $64.00 ** also available as a take home kit
Student Supply List: Basic Supply List + glue suitable for metal (Beacon 3-in-1 or Zip Dry), corner rounder, sponge for inking. Please bring the following if you have them to reduce wait times in class: scoring board

Brand NEW Lawn Fawn Goodies are HERE!

Are you ready for an exciting summer release??? The NEW goodies released yesterday & they have been selling right out of the box… so much CUTE-ness!LF Summer 2018 Release ImageAll of these products & lots of restocks are available in the shoppe now!Lawn Fawn sample cards Summer 2018

These card samples and everything you need to make them are in the shoppe. Come take a photo, pick up your goodies and then go home & PLAY!
We LOVE the Coaster Critters… so much FUN!Lawn Fawn Reveal Wheel card Summer 2018Lawn Fawn has a new interactive die, the Reveal Wheel, and some fun add-ons too. Come see it, we have a sample so you can see it action!

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Check out all the NEW stamp sets… AND they have matching dies!Lawn Fawn stamps Summer 2018AND a whole bunch of NEW Lawn Cuts… photos are flat, so you MUST come see these in person. Like the “I Scream You Scream” die… we LOVE it!Lawn Fawn dies Summer 2018

Check out the Lawn Fawn blog for oodles of ideas right here
THEN get in here quick or give us a call ASAP if you want anything set aside for you (604-814-4500)… see you soon!

Hello Summer Pocket Binder Album

NEW Class! Hello Summer Pocket Binder Album

The tans may fade but the memories will last forever when captured with the refreshing new Hello Summer collection! Fresh fruit, flamingos, and palm trees paired with bright shades of yellow, pink and green will have you dreaming of the fun in the sun days ahead.
Simple Stories Hello Summer Pocket Binder

The Hello Summer Pocket Binder is perfect for documenting summers past or gearing up for this year’s fun in the sun adventures. Bursting with pockets, journal spots, fun summer icons, and with space for dozens & dozens of photos, you will love how easy this album is to create & look forward to documenting your summer adventures!

Click here to watch our short video, get an up close look & a quick flip through the album

Your class kit is loaded with product including a 6×8 Sn@p Binder, 12×12 sticker sheet, 6×8 paper pad, 12×12 papers, and a 6×12 chipboard sheet

Note: Albums have pink binding as Simple Stories is not receiving more yellow albums before class

ONLY 24 seats and/or kits available, DO NOT wait to register! Designed by Simple Stories, instructed by Amy

Thursday June 21st 10:30-1:30
Saturday June 23rd 10:30-1:30

Class Fee: $44.00 ** also available as a take home kit
Student Supply List: Basic Supply List + black journaling pen, corner rounder, craft scraper/burnishing tool. Please bring the following if you have them to reduce wait times in class: standard hole punch, 2″ circle punch, scoring board

HOME Series: July Watermelon

07 July Watermelon homeContinuing with our “Home” word series, July’s “O” is a super cute watermelon! It can be used as a stand-alone decoration or you can add it to your HOME word wood decor.

Class includes the wooden watermelon, papers, paints & embellishments. Every month we will be changing out the ‘O’ and creating the next piece in the series.

We are super excited about this class and love that there is a new “O” piece for every month & season, and that you can use the “Home” just the way it is if you’re between festivities! You will LOVE this project series!

Give us a call to register today! Instructed by Leanne

Wednesday June 13th 6:30-8:30
Saturday June 16th 2:00-4:00

If you missed the first part of the series, additional “Home” word sets are available each month for class attendees to purchase. Please let us know when you register that you need the “Home” letters. You can choose to paint your HOME letters in black or antique white in class… just come about 30 minutes early to get started before class

Class Fee: $24.00 ** also available as a take-home kit. Take home kits do not include paint **
Student Supply List: Pencil & scissors, sand paper & files, water cup & paint brush (3/4″ flat recommended), Multi Medium, Glue suitable for wood (Beacon 3-in1 or Zip Dry recommended) *** please bring a non-stick craft sheet or glass mat if you have one ***

Mixed Media Bible Art Journaling ~ Part 9

We hope you will join us for the 9th installment of our Mixed Media Bible Art Journaling Series! No previous experience is required, jump in anytime!

Have you seen all of the beautiful pages of Bible Journaling posted on Instagram and Pinterest and would love to try it for yourself?2018-05 May PT 9 Mixed Media Bible Art Journaling sneak peekCome learn and discover how you too can be a bold artist, immersing yourself in the word of God in a way full of colour and joy, without drawing, and without fear of damaging those thin Bible pages.

Join Anne in this monthly series and learn how to incorporate creative journaling into your personal Bible Study, devotional or quiet time. Anne will share different techniques to use in your Bible each month along with practical instruction, using a variety of art supplies, some that will be new to you & some you may already have.

Anyone can participate, no previous experience is needed! Anne will show you how to create beautiful pages in your Bible, including the wet media type ~ she will take the scary out of it for you! We hope you will join us for peaceful reflection and exciting new techniques each month.

Saturday May 26th 10:30-1:30

Class Fee: $30.00
Student Supply List: Basic Bible Art Journaling Kit any additional required supplies will be emailed in advance of each class

NEW Cherry Lane Catch Up Kit! “Vacation Time!”

We have a NEW Cherry Lane Catch Up Kit to share with you!
Designed by Rebecca, “Vacation Time” is MADE for your holiday photos… past, present or coming not soon enough vacations! We LOVE the compass!
05-2018 Vacation Time Sneak PeekFYI: After our pre-orders, we have only a few of these kits left 😲
Give us a call ASAP if you want one!

So what exactly IS a “Cherry Lane Catch Up Kit”?

This is a pre-planned and pre-cut page… EVERYTHING is ready for you. These kits are intended to save you time & money and help you get caught up!

You just pick up your kit, follow the photo provided, add your adhesives and photos, and voila! Another page done!

Scrap Your Stash Layout Workshop ~ It’s a DOUBLE Workshop!

Do you feel like you are “behind” in your scrapbooking? Do you have stacks of papers and products you haven’t used yet?

We can SO relate and we want to spend the day helping you dig into that stash and turn piles of paper into layouts… LOTS of layouts!

We create the sample pages, and we are going to help YOU to recreate them with YOUR stash! Don’t worry, we send you a fantastic prep package for you to get your kits together ahead of time… everything you need to get organized and be ready to scrap the day away!

You are going to go home with TWENTY 12×12 pages completed! (10 double pages, or feel free to make them singles)… and a HUGE sense of accomplishment!

Seating is limited for this popular workshop, register soon!

This workshop designed & instructed by Leanne

Saturday June 9th 10:15-8:30
Includes crop time for registrants until 10:30

This workshop is a repeat of April 28th & 29th (because it sold out SO fast & LOTS of you asked for a repeat!)

Class Fee: $85.00

includes workshop, door prizes, coffee & tea, 10% off all regular merchandise, and extended crop time

Student Supply List: Basic List Kit preparation package to be emailed in advance of the workshop (ready May 13th)

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations with 7 or more days notice receive in-store credit. Cancellations with less than 7 days notice do not receive  a credit unless we are sold out & able to fill your seat from our wait list. If we do not have a wait list or cannot fill your seat, you will receive photos & instructions to complete your layouts at home

Buy $50, Get a $25 Savings Card!

Spend $50 on merchandise, get a $25 savings card!$25 Savings Card sign

Get one $25 savings card for every $50 in merchandise you purchase!

** Cards issued through May 31st and only 250 are available **

Redemption details: Savings cards are redeemable June 1st through 30th, 2017 on a single purchase of $75 or more before taxes. Cards are valid for one time use only & must be surrendered upon redemption. Not valid on gift cards, classes or previous purchases. May not be combined with any coupon or other promotional offer. No cash value. All sales final. Not replaceable if lost or stolen.

National Scrapbook Day Celebration!

The first Saturday in May is National Scrapbook Day! Join us in the shoppe Saturday May 5th as we celebrate the greatest hobby ever – scrapbooking!nationalscrapbookdayCelebration festivities include:

  • Make n Takes Pre-registration required
  • Awesome One Day Only Sales!
  • Swag Bags Loaded with $50+ of Goodies   With $25 purchase, one per household, while supplies last
  • Sweet Treats & Light Refreshments
  • Ah-mazing Door Prizes! Lots of fantastic goodies & lots of ways to enter!

And MORE! It’s all for YOU, please join us for a day of fun & festivities!

Make & Takes:
Includes full collection pack, cardstock etc to create one double page layout, with lots of extra product! Approx value $25. Please bring your basic tool kit. TWO different projects to choose from… take one or take them both!   ~ $15 pre-registration required per project