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September 2010

October Class Descriptions & Photos Posted!

Thanks for your patience! The email went out Monday afternoon, and now all the photos we have are posted! More photos will be coming and additional classes and events will be added soon!

Remember, go over the pink bar to the left of this post. Click on the photo of the class to enlarge it and/or see more photos if available.

Call today and reserve your spot(s)! Thanks!


Debby Schuh's "Christmas" Album Class on Oct. 30 - Here's MORE info!

Just in! Debby emailed a photo of the cover of her upcoming "Christmas" Album Class that's on Sat., Oct. 30 from 2:30-6:00. Scroll down the pink bar to the left of this post for additional information and a student supply list.

We still have a few spots in this class so call today to reserve your spot. Debby's also teaching 2 other classes that weekend. Sign up for them all! (details in pink bar to the left of this post.)

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Check out these samples from Wendy Senger's Tattered Angels 201 Class!

If you haven't already signed up for Wendy Senger's upcoming Tattered Angels classes on October 16 & 17, there's still room! Scroll down for details on both classes. 

HOT OFF THE PRESS - Here are some samples from Wendy's 201 Class... (click on each image to enlarge the photo).

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Call today! You definitely won't want to miss out on these amazing classes!


Wendy Senger from "Tattered Angels" to Teach 2 Very Special Classes Oct. 16-17; Sign up Today!

Wendy Senger from "Tattered Angels" is coming back to The Island to teach two exciting classes using BRAND NEW products! We'll be the first to have them and you'll be the first to use them!

Sign up for both classes and save $10! ($80 total for BOTH classes).

Stay after the class and crop at no additional charge. Saturday until 6pm and Sunday until 5pm. 

Check out the descriptions & photos below. Be sure to check out our blog for MORE photos and class info! 

Sat., Oct. 16, 11am-2pm: "Tattered Angels with Wendy Senger 101": $45

Join Wendy Senger from "Tattered Angels" in this awesome Glimmer Mist techniques 101 class. You'll receive a 3 ring album where you can try all the different techniques and store them for future reference. You'll learn how to use Glimmer Mist Chalkboard, Glimmer Glam, Glimmer Glaze, Tattered Angels Stamps & Screens. You'll try techniques on a number of different surfaces as well. You won't want to miss out on this exciting, informative class!

Wendy's been super busy lately - she just returned from the Mall of America where she taught classes. She's very excited to teach again at the Island so be sure to check our blog and Facebook pages for more info as soon as we get it.

One more secret...shhhh...Wendy's also going to be bringing some exclusive, limited edition Tattered Angels products that you won't be able to purchase anywhere else! So call today to reserve your spot - and pick up some exclusive goodies at the same time!

Click on each photo to enlarge it.

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Sun., Oct. 17, 11am-2pm: "Tattered Angels with Wendy Senger 201"; $45

**Photos to be added as soon as we get them! Thanks for your patience!**

Now that you have mastered the Tattered Angels 101 Glimmer Mist instruction, you are ready to join Wendy yet again for a continuation of education in our Tattered Angels 201 Glimmer Mist class.

You will learn a multitude of techniques used on various textures like metals and wood, as well as various multi-media mediums such as Gesso, beeswax and pumice gel to name a few. Wendy will also show you how to deeply emboss on multiple surfaces using the Tattered Angels Screens.

What better way to completely wrap up your Tattered Angels instruction. You'll be a misting master in no time
 

 
***Remember if you sign up for both classes, you'll save $10. Plus you can stay and crop the rest of the afternoon for free!***
 


A Fundraiser for Trace Elementary School and a "Bucket List" Project for Tim Holtz

We're having a fundraiser to help out Trace Elementary School in San Jose. As you may remember, the school was devastated by a fire this past summer. They lost classrooms and their library among other things. We'd love to help out and what better way than a sale!

We've also been trying to get Tim Holtz to come to the Island and we need your help! See below for details.

Here's How The Fundraiser Will Work...

All the items that were donated from our Flea Market will be for sale - at HALF OFF the marked price! Everything will be on the back tables in the store starting Tuesday, Sept. 21 through Friday, Sept. 24. The sale will also include store clearance items at 75% off.

At the conclusion of the sale, Scrapbook Island will write a check out directly to Trace Elementary School for the proceeds from the sale of the donated Flea Market items.

Come in early for best selection.

***If you come in during the day to crop, please call ahead first to see if there is space as the tables will be filled with sale items.***

All sale items are final sales. No returns or exchanges. No punch points will be given for sale items.

Help us get TIM HOLTZ to visit The Island by filling our "Bucket"

We've been trying for a LONG time to get Tim Holtz to visit us. He's been VERY busy, but we're still trying! Here's where you can help!

Stop by The Island and pick up a free tag. Embellish the tag on the front any way you choose (I'm sure using Tim Holtz products will be very persuasive). On the back, list your "bucket reasons" why Tim should come to The Island. Be creative and use your best words of persuasion and encouragement! Bring it back to the store before December 15th and drop it in our special "Tim Holtz Bucket".

In January, Laurie will take the bucket overflowing with beautiful tags to CHA and present it to Tim! How can he resist after that...right!?

So stop by and pick up a tag or 2 (or 3...or more!) and get creative!


Day Cropping Info for Week of Sept. 20-24

We have quite a few people who come in during the day and crop - which is awesome! We just wanted to give you all a heads up for what's happening this week. We have a big event in the store beginning Tues., Sept. 21 - Fri., Sept. 24 (check your email later today for details). We'll be using a lot of the table space in the crop area in the store, which will limit day cropping space.

PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO SEE IF THERE IS ANY SPACE TO CROP DURING THE DAY THIS WEEK. Thanks for your understanding.


Teresa Collins to Teach 3 Amazing Classes on November 19 & 20. Sign up Today!

Teresa Collins is back at The Island to teach 3 amazing classes on November 19 & 20. Teresa has taught here before and was a huge hit! You won't want to miss her on this visit. Call today and sign up for all 3! Check out the descriptions & photos below. 

**Please note that these classes are not the same classes Teresa will be teaching at Inspiration Unlimited in Las Vegas next week.**

Fri., Nov. 19, 6:30-10:00 pm: "Good Times" 7x10 Album: $65

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Create a one of a kind album to celebrate our friendships. It can be memories from childhood, school or a book to document the friends who mean the world to you. The memories it contains are priceless. The beautiful 7 x 10 flocked damask covers are the perfect size. This large project is full of FREESTYLE and BLINGAGE. In class, Teresa will teach you how to use BLINGAGE in more clever ways than imagined. It's time to get creative with your embellishments. 

This workshop is technique driven. Learn how to make transparency flowers that are unlike anything you have ever seen, stamping for journaling accents and more. You will learn to score with the Scor-It Board and how to create flaps and journaling spots. Learn how to take things to the next level as you create our own glitter flowers and more. This is one class you do not want to miss!

Items to bring to class: paper trimmer, black ink (archival jet black Ranger ink recommended), glossy accents (ranger industries), regular adhesive, Crop-o-Dile, scissors, black journaling pen & pencil, coloring pencils, Scor-it board or bone folder, Regular Adhesive, Corner Rounder, Stapler, Pop Up Dots and a Ruler. Binding System: please bring your binding system to class. (Bind it All or Cinch - which ever you may have!) * Teresa will be bringing machines, in case you do not own a binding system. Photos optional- variety of 4x6 horizontal and vertical photos of you and your friends!!!!! You can add photos later.

**Bonus** As a special treat you can stay after the Friday night class and enjoy cropping until Midnight at no extra charge!

Sat., Nov. 20, 10:30am-1:30pm: "Gratitude" Album; $65

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Giving Thanks is a way of life. Join Teresa as she teaches a large 6 x 12 project that will truly inspire you both in life and art. Using her latest collection, "Giving Thanks", the project will help you to document the people and things that mean the most to you. Create a album that is filled with both beauty and meaning. Check back soon for the student supply list. 


Sat., Nov. 20, 3:00-6:00pm: "Christmas Magic" 7x10 Chipboard Album; $65

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Oh the joy and magic of the holidays. No one can help us capture our special moments like Teresa herself. Join Craft Superstar Teresa Collins for a power-packed workshop with loads of techniques and designed with her all new "Noel" line recently released at CHA-Summer. The project is created with Teresa's new 7x10 Chipboard album. Makes a wonderful Christmas gift or a treasured heirloom to just add photos from this upcoming season. Check back in the near future for the student supply list.

These classes will fill up quick, so call today and reserve your spot! 408-978-8900