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May 2009

We're taking sign ups for DONNA DOWNEY'S Classes on May 30 & 31

Call now to sign up for Donna Downey's Classes. Click on her name to get to her blog and see all her cool projects!

The first one is Sat., May 30 from 11am-7pm (with an hour break for lunch). It's titled "8x8 Canvas Fabric Album". Cost is $100.00.


In this class we'll be making a 20 page 8x8 Canvas Fabric Album. It'll be filled with dozens of techniques and applications using Donna's new fabric scrapbooking line just released with Prima. You'll create the album using the ENTIRE line of products! Best of all, no sewing necessary! But be sure to bring an apron because we are going to have some messy and creative fun! You'll receive Donna's entire line of her Fabric Scrapbooking release! We'll break up the class into 2 parts so you can break for lunch! Be sure to bring your basic tool kit. Go to our blog for more photos or stop by the store to see a sampling of what you'll be making.

Donna's next class is on Sunday, May 31 from 1-4pm. It's titled "Paint.Watercolor.Doodle". The cost is $75.00.


In this class we'll be making an 8 page, 6x6 acrylic and chipboard album. We'll mix & match sizes, shapes, textures, colors and mediums to create a bold & beautiful hand-painted and collaged mixed media scrapbook. We'll explore new techniques for using watercolor crayons, layering and collage for acrylic album pages, as well as paint and doodling tips for taking your creative scrapbooking to the next level. Be sure to bring your eyelet stash & your basic tool kit. Call the store to find out what other supplies you'll need to bring. Be sure to go to our blog for more photos or stop by the store to see a sampling of what you'll be making. 

If you can't make either class, call and reserve a kit!

Unfortunately, these classes are non-refundable.

Call today and reserve your spot. You won't want to miss out on these very special classes!

Tomorrow is National Scrapbook Day!! If you're attending our crop, please remember... bring 6 photos no larger than 5x7. The Make & Take by Fancy Pants (check out the photo on the pink bar to see it again) is a frame with six 5x7 openings. Madisen from Fancy Pants will be here to help everyone out with this awesome project! Remember, the frames are black and we'll have supplies there to embellish the project. Of course, you're more than welcome to use your own supplies to customize the project however you'd like.

We can't wait to see you all! Doors open at 10am sharp and it's first come, first seated.

Also, you might want to bring a cushion for your chair if you have one. You'll want to keep your tushy comfy for this event!

See you all tomorrow!

"Purple Cow" to help us celebrate National Scrapbook Day with a special offer...

Be sure to stop by tomorrow, Sat., May 2, to see a demo of "Purple Cow" newest trimmers, blades & other cool tools. The Purple Cow People (and yes...there may even be a "purple cow" there!) will be showing their tools until about 1pm in the store.'s the special offer ANY 2 Purple Cow products and receive a FREE Purple Cow tote while supplies last.


Here's the Purple Cow Freestyle Mouse...

Purple Cow also makes storage cabinets that you can customize in many colors. Ask us how!

See you all tomorrow to celebrate National Scrapbook Day!