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December 2009

New Years Eve & New Years Day Store Hours PLUS there's still room in our Crop Sat., 1/2

We will be open Thursday, Dec. 31 from 10am-3pm. **Please Note that we are closing EARLY on 12/31**

We will be CLOSED Friday, Jan. 1.

We will be open all weekend during regular store hours.

We also still have room in our Crop this Saturday, Jan. 2. Time is 10am-6pm and cost is $15 (with a $10 store credit to use the day of the crop). Call us at 408-978-8900 to sign up.

All of us at The Island wish you and your family a very happy new year and look forward to seeing you all in 2010!

Still Need a Gift? Sign up for Lisa Super's "Beeswax Canvas Collage" Class tomorrow!

Are you still in need of a unique, handmade gift for the person who has everything? Do you love playing with altered art items? Then this is the class for you. Sign up for LIsa Super's "Beeswax Canvas Collage" class on Saturday, Dec. 19 from 11:30-2:30pm. Cost: $42.00

In this class you'll have a chance to work with melted beeswax as your adhesive. It's SO FUN! In this artsy class we'll be making three 4"x4" canvas collages with a beeswax finish. We'll also some shading and coloring with oil pastels over the top. There will be 100's of images to choose from or you can make them just like the samples. Bring your basic tool kit. 

Call TODAY to reserve your spot! 408-978-8900

NEW 2010 Hero Arts Stamps at The Island Tomorrow!!

Be sure to stop by and check out all the amazing new stamps from Hero Arts that will be released Friday. We'll have the brand-new catalog so you can special order any stamps as well. Remember, we're open until 9pm Friday nights, so stop by!

As a special thank you for buying your New Hero stamps with us.. you can get 1 pack of the NEW Hero Hues for 1/2 price... 1 pack for each stamp you purchase. So buy 3 stamps with us... get 3 packs of Hero Hues for 1/2 price! Buy 1 stamp get 1 pack of Hero Hues for 1/2 price. 

Stop by tonight for our Technique Tuesday and Make this Amazing Ornament!

Stop by the Island tonight, Dec. 15, between 5:00 and 6:30pm to make this great ornament using Alcohol Inks, glitter & few more surprises. 

No need to call ahead, just stop by - and bring a friend or 2! There will be a nominal fee, but you'll get that back in store credit to use tonight.

See you at The Island!

PS: This is our last Technique Tuesday for December and you won't want to miss out!

Join us at The Island for Our Holiday Open House this Saturday, Dec. 12 from 11am-4pm

Come by and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of holiday cheer!

Holiday Open House
Stop by The Island this Saturday, December 12 from 11am-4pm to join our Annual Holiday Open House.

We will have lots of fun Make & Takes, Holiday Music & Treats, Hot Cocoa & Cookies and cheer galore! 

Make & Take costs will vary per project.

No need to call ahead of time, just stop by the store between 11am-4pm. 

We look forward to seeing you and your friends this Saturday at the Island!

Stop by tonight for "Technique Tuesday" between 5-6:30pm

Be sure to stop by The Island this afternoon between 5:00 and 6:30pm to learn a new technique and do a fun Make & Take.

There will be a nominal fee, but you will get that fee back as store credit to use tonight.

No need to call and reserve a spot - just come on by...and bring a friend or two!

Next week is our last "Technique Tuesday" for December and you won't want to miss out!

See you soon!

Need to make some CUTE Holiday Cards...SOON!? How about tomorrow!

Then be sure to sign up for our "Sending Holiday Cheer" card class tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 11am-2pm. Sandy Farnsworth will teach you how to  make four holiday cards using a variety of techniques. Learn how to use the Cuttlebug with Spellbinder dies and embossing folders; liquid applique and decorative edge punches in a unique way. Your basic tool kit is all you'll need. Cost is $25.00. Call NOW to sign up! 408-978-8900


To see more detailed photos, go to the pink bar to the left of this post and scroll down to this class. Click on the photo and an album will pop up. See you tomorrow!