New Carta Bella Cabin Fever!

New arrival! Carta Bella’s warm & cozy “Cabin Fever” collection is in the shoppe now!CB Cabin FeverCelebrate the coziness of winter with Carta Bella Paper’s Cabin Fever collection – a line full of ski-lodge vibes! With wooden patterns, pine cones, snow globes, and more, Cabin Fever is perfect for all of your cherished holiday trips, gatherings, and memories. We received the FULL release of this line! Sledding bears, winter moose, snowy evergreens, and more… come see it in the shoppe!

Click here to watch our box opening video for some close ups, or see the full range on Carta Bella’s website here.

New Class! Winter Wonderland Planner Album

Sleigh bells ring… are you listening? In the lane, snow is glistening… Christmas Eve is coming soon… and this stunning holiday album is the perfect place for those cherished memories of Christmas’ past and those still to come!Winter Wonderland AlbumThis beautiful project features a Graphic 45 Mixed Media Album, all wrapped up in the rich & festive Winter Wonderland collection. We will be covering the album inside and out and creating four double sided decorative dividers with pockets, a full page pocket storage, and a waterfall mini, all full of Christmas cheer – with lots of extra bits leftover! Winter Wonderland Album inside

Do you need a gift for someone special this Christmas? Maybe someone who is hard to buy for? This album makes a wonderful holiday planner, December Daily or memory keeping album…a beautiful keepsake for yourself, or a gift that will be loved and cherished for years to come. Spread the holiday cheer!

Your class kit includes an 8.25×8.75 album*, 10 double sided 12×12 papers, cardstock, ribbons & a Shabby Chic Metal Door Plate & Knob. Bring your camera – Leanne has created more pages with the leftovers and an extra sheet or two of paper! Bonus! Instructions are included to create the card shown from your scraps if you chooseWinter Wonderland Card

*The chipboard album includes a cloth covered spine, 2 interlocking D-rings, and more than 30 pockets and pages to decorate.

Seating is limited, give us a call to register today! Designed by Graphic 45 & instructed by Leanne

Saturday November 25th 12:30-3:30
Friday December 8th 10:30-1:30
Wednesday December 13th 6:00-9:00

Class Fee: $59.00 ** also available as a take-home kit **

6th Anniversary Celebration!

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We are celebrating SIX amazing years of fun, friendship & paper crafting, please join us in the shoppe Saturday December 2nd for a day of festivities and celebratory fun!

The fun is all for YOU, so mark your calendars and plan to be here!

Celebration festivities include:
  • Make n Takes… (pre-registration required, includes all supplies & materials for FOUR Christmas Cards)
  • Swag Bags ($50 value FREE with $75+ purchase, first 48, one per household please)
  • Awesome One Day Only Sales!
  • Sweet Treats, Light Refreshments, Photo Booth Fun & Games
  • Ah-mazing door prizes throughout the day

And MORE! It’s all for YOU, please join us so we can share some love!

Make & Takes: Choose from 11am, 12:30 or 2:30. Seating is limited & $14 pre-registration is required. Includes all supplies & materials for FOUR Christmas Cards

New Arrivals! Stamps & Dies from Penny Black!

Gorgeous new Christmas stamps & dies from Penny Black are in the shoppe!
If you missed our box opening video, click right here to watch it. You’ll see all of these goodies up close, plus a whole bunch more!

PB Board Peaceful WinterThese have been on the shelf for a few days, so the odd item may be sold out already, but there is still LOTS to choose from. Call us if you want anything pulled for you!PB Board Combo Tis the Season and Joy & HappinessWe have also restocked many of the stamps & dies from these two releases… instructions for all of these cards are in the shoppe. Come get ’em!

Scrap Your Stash Workshop – 1 or 2 Days!

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

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 TEN 12×12 pages completed! (5 double pages, or feel free to make them singles)… and a HUGE sense of accomplishment!sys-pile-of-layouts

Seating is limited for these popular workshops, register soon!

Saturday January 13th 10:30 – 4:30 and/or Sunday January 14th 10:30 – 4:30

Each workshop features different pages… attend both and complete 20 pages in only two days! This round of workshops designed & instructed by Lorree

Visit our website for complete details & call us to register! 604-814-4500








New! Mad 4 Plaid Christmas Card Workshop

Plaid has been super hot this year, and PhotoPlay’s new Mad 4 Plaid Christmas collection has got it in spades!  Mad 4 Plaid Christmas CardsJoin Leanne & create FIFTEEN rustic & warm cards with a bit of a nostalgic feel… Santa, deer, snowmen & more… there’s something for everyone on your holiday list! Mad 4 Plaid Christmas Cards 2Your kit includes a full paper pack & sticker sheet, cardstock, foils & ribbons and there are TONS of leftovers to create even more! Nine cards are designed by PhotoPlay (and Leanne took creative license to add a little shimmer & shine!), with six additional cards designed by Leanne. 

Saturday November 18th 10:30-1:30
Tuesday November 28th 10:30-1:30
Thursday November 30th 6:00-9:00

Class Fee: $44.00 ** also available as a take-home kit **
Student Supply List: Basic Supply List + Bow Maker, White Pen, Clear Stickles (ie: Diamond, Icicle or Crystal), Glitter Brush Pen (Nuvo or Wink of Stella)



NEW Cherry Lane Catch Up Kit! “Our Memories”

It’s time for a new Cherry Lane Catch Up Kit, and this one does NOT disappoint! Designed by Rebecca, “Our Memories” is MADE for all your everyday photos, near or far, full of everyday moments and faces & places you love… where ever those memories were made ❤️♥11-2017 November Our Memories sneak peek

FYI: 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!


Mixed Media Bible Art Journaling ~ Part 5

We hope you will join us for the 5th 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?2017-12 December PT 5 Mixed Media Bible Art Journaling sneak peek

Come 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 December 9th 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 Class! Woodland Winter Sticker Cards

Rebecca has designed another round of gorgeous sticker cards, and you are going to LOVE them! Winter Woodland Sticker CardsJoin Rebecca and create FIVE stunning cards featuring beautiful winter berries, greenery, pinecones, and lots of snow with stickers, stamps & dies from Penny Black & Impression Obsession.

Stickers from Penny Black are the focal imagery on these beauties, which means while they come together easily, they are sure to WOW everyone who receives them!

Seating is limited, give us a call to register today! Designed & instructed by Rebecca.

Saturday November 18th 2:30-4:30
Thursday November 23rd 10:30-12:30
Thursday November 29th 6:30-8:30

Class Fee: $30.00 ** also available as a take-home kit **
Student Supply List: Basic Supply List + Bow Maker, Stickles (Diamond & Frosted Lace), Snow Writer, Gathered Twigs Distress Ink & sponge, Glue Pen


NEW Taylored Expressions Christmas Stamps & Dies!

NEW arrivals! Taylored Expressions Christmas stamps & dies are in the shoppe now… there’s so much CUTE-ness we can barely stand it!