Thursday, January 28, 2010

Thursday, Feb 4 and Sat, Feb 6 Basic Grey Classes

I am very limited on the kits I have for these classes as they are sold out at Basic Grey! So, I have opted not to make the kits up for samples of my own, in order to have enough for the classes! They come with amazing directions and photos, easy to follow!

Thursday, PMS Night, Feb 4. 6:00 pm, Basic Grey Sugar Rush lay outs! Cost is $20.00!

A brand new class idea brought to you by one of the leader's in the industry. You will make one 2 page layout and two 1 page layouts. That's 4 layouts in one night! Pretty great! All layouts features the new Sugar Rush Collection! Please bring a basic tool kit to class!!
Saturday, Feb 6, 11:00 am. Basic Grey Sugar Rush Valentine Card Class! Cost is $20.00.

Eight incredible valentine cards featuring Sugar Rush. Chipboard, rub ons and all different sizes of cards and envelopes make these classes sell out fast, so hurry and reserve your spot! Please bring a basic tool kit to class!
Call 721-7529 to reserve your spot or email!!!

Bella Blvd pages, a winner and new Dream Street Urban Ink

Sharing the layout I made yesterday with the Bella Blvd. papers! I love this company! I used three different patterned papers and still have enough leftover for another layout and some cards! It all coordinates and just makes everything fall together!

I don't think sewing machines is too happy since I sewed through all the paper, chipboard, and photos! But, I love the effect!!

Some bright blue smooch spritz!!!!!

Too cute!!! I love it!!!!

Jenni Bowlin chipboard buttons!!!

Dream Street Papers' Urban Ink!!! Great new line perfect for teens or guys!!!

The other side!!!

The rub ons!!!

Chipboard elements!!!

The winner on the Bella Blvd. give a way...Jan Williams! Congrats! Stop by when you get chance!!!!

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Moxxie's Joy of Baking

Great new line of paper from Moxxie!!! This is too cute!!

All double sided! Super fun! Stop in and check it out!!

Monday, January 25, 2010

New magazines and a weekend of cards

Great feedback on the contest...I was beginning to think that there was something wrong with blogger!! I will leave the contest open til Wednesday and then get with Tessa to check on her entries as well!

New Magazines from Northridge Media have arrived. Cards, Scrapbook Trends and Handmade!
Tons and tons of great ideas, scallops, valentine's, kid cards and so much more. They are all a must have in my book! Always full of the hottest trends in card making and scrap booking! Great prices, 40% off regular price! Cards $11.97, Scrapbook Trends and Handmade $9.99!

Okay, my computer is acting up...I know I took a photo of the Scrapbook Trends, or at least I think I did!!

Spent Sunday making cards from this Vintage Valentine paper from Fancy Pants. Love it! Makes for easy card making!
Okay, you might have to tilt your head for these! Again, I'm convinced it's the computers fault and not by any means my fault!

If you don't want to tilt your head, you'll just have to stop in and see them!
If you have been following the CHA (Craft and Hobby Association Show) in Anaheim, and see something great out there , that you would live me to carry in the store, let me know!
So far, I'm hooked on all thing Tim (Holtz of course). Check out his new embossing folders! Wow!
Like the new Bo Bunny! Some of the new Cosmo! Some of the new Fancy Pants! A little of the Sass a Frass! A lot Zva Creative! Let me know!!!

Sunday, January 24, 2010

Nobody wants to win free stuff??

There's a chance to win free Bella Blvd products by leaving a comment here, on Altered Art and Scrap Playground's Facebook Pages, or on Scrap with Tessa's Blog! I think we're up to 5 comments total! Wow! Nobody wants to win, kind of strange! I will leave it for a couple more days and hope that somebody wants free stuff!!

Friday, January 15, 2010

New Classes, Make n Take Saturday!!!!

January 21, Thursday PMS Night, 6:00 pm! Milk Carton Tote!
The perfect treat holder for your special Valentine, taught by Carri Redmond!! We will be making 4 milk cartons with Fancy Pants papers that all fit into their very own little tote! You can fill them with all kinds of Valentine Goodies! Once you've taken the class, you can repeat the idea in a variety of different themes. Perfect for baby showers, birthdays, and so much more! Please bring basic tool kit to class! You must have scor-tape for this project. Cost is $20.00. Call 721-7529 or email to reserve your spot!

Come make a fun valentine card with a little pouch for treats, Saturday, January 16. Thank you to Nancy Von Eye for the pattern!

Along with this cute little valentine sucker!!
Come check out the new Smooch Inks and Spritz's, along with the new Shimmerz Spritz's!
Come play with the new markers from Marvy Uchida made for clear stamps! Wow these stamp so amazing!

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Sizzix Big Shot Card Class

January 23, Saturday, 11:00 am and 2:00 pm. Come check out the Big Shot machine and embossing folders. We will be making 5 cards with Big Shot. It is a must have tool. Sizzix has lots of new embossing folders and all kinds of goodness to come in the next couple of months! Cost is $15.00. Call 721-7529 or email to reserve your spot. Pleas bring a basic tool kits to class, you need a glue pen, pop dots and a paper trimmer for sure, along with scissors and adhesive.

Cosmo Cricket Sneak Peeks and a Give a way

Check out Cosmo Cricket's Sneak Peeks on their blog...just click on the link to the right. Love them all, so much Cosmo goodness. Leave a comment on their blog and tell them who your favorite independent retailer is (hopefully it's Altered Art and Scrap Playground) and you could win a collection for yourself and for the store. Love, Love, Love this Company! I adore everything they do!
Leave a comment here about which one's you like the most and I will enter your name in a drawing for a packages of Cosmo Goodies!
Leaving a comment about the new lines coming out, really helps me know what to order and get a better feel for what you are looking for!

Wednesday, January 13, 2010


Just arrived today: Smooch Spritz and Smooch Dimensional Inks along with Shimmerz Spritz. Both Spritz's are kind of along the lines of Glimmer Mist, but more vibrant. Bright, rich colors! Can't wait to play! You have to come in and check these out! Oh how I love new product! They are all so pretty and blingy!!!

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Saturday, January 16 Top Note box and Note Cards

Saturday, January 16, 11:00 am, Top Note box and Note cards featuring Fancy Pants Designs. This little box is designed with the ever so popular top note die. We will be making 6 note cards to tuck inside. Super cute designs for every day, Valentine's Day or the perfect little gift for that special somebody! Please bring a basic tool kit to class! Cost is $15.00. Call 721-7529 or email to reserve your spot!!