Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Donna Downey is COMING to Remember When!

I've been working on this for a while and I'm soooo excited to announce that celebrity scrapbooker and mixed media artist Donna Downey is going to be coming to Remember When Scrapbooking July 23rd - July 25th. There will be four classes (one Friday night, two Saturday and one on Sunday). I am making the final picks on classes right now. Check out her website at ; her stuff is just absolutely gorgeous. Does anyone want to make her apron? It's to DIE for!

We'll be sending out an email by the end of next week with final class selections and registration will open June 7th at 10 am. Register early to ensure your spot with this treasure of a teacher! We'll be offering special "Weekend with Donna" packages that will include a special Donna Downey swag bag, all four classes and lunch from Panera Bread on Saturday. Registration for individual classes will open June 21st at 10 a.m.

Are you excited? I am!!

SO CAL Shop Hop 2010... August 6-22nd!

We're joining with over 30 other southern California scrapbooking, rubber stamping and paper arts stores to offer you a wonderful shopping experience with up to 20% savings per store.

We've each chosen a favorite movie theme that will be showcased in a 6x6" Make & Take Scrapbook Page and throughout each of the stores. I cannot wait for you to see what we've got up our sleeves. By now, most of you know my style and we like to go all-out. JP has already been brainstorming our costumes.... The shops in this hop are bringing in all of the latest and greatest from your favorite manufacturers... be ready to be "wowed"!

Pre-purchase your 2010 So Cal Shop Hop Passport and event charm bracelet for only $11.99 from now - through June 20. After June 20th, the price will go up to $14.99. These passports are in extremely limited supply. I only have 50 and once they are gone, they are gone. The actual passport and event charm bracelet will be available early July. We will notify all passport holders when they arrive.

What you will receive:
- 2010 Shop Hop Passport
- 2010 Shop Hop Charm Bracelet and Charm
- 20% off at every store with your Passport & Charm Bracelet on!
- Three weekends of Southern California fun!
What to do:
You can purchase your Passport today by coming into the store or purchasing it online here:


Reminder: You only have until June 20th to get this special price and once I'm sold out, I'm sold out! You don't want to miss out on this exclusive shopping experience!

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Something To Sink Your Teeth Into

We just received the Breathless Collection from Creative Imaginations. This collection was designed by Marah Johnson, inspired by the Twilight Movies. This collection is bloody gorgeous ( pardon the pun ). Fabulous rich reds and purples, foiled pages, huge assortment of embellishments enough to satisfy any ones thirst (there I go again). You MUST come in and see it in person.
More collections received:
-Star Wars and a force to be reckon with of embellishments.
-Cowboys and Cowgirls, get your boots on we have added some new papers for the country at heart.
-Put down that spatula we have new cooking papers and recipe papers with matching stickers.
-Safari anyone? New animal print and safari papers.

Class Update: Our Love Canvas Mini Album

Friday, June 25, 2010
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Teacher: Ly Le
Cost: $45

Join us and make this beautiful 6x6 canvas mini-album and celebrate A love in your life. This kit is loaded with tons of great products from 7 Gypsies, Queen & Co, Around The Block, Zva, and Kaisercraft. We will be using stamps by Heidi swapp, Cats Life Press, and Close To My Heart. You will learn how to use the iTop Brad Maker by Imaginisce, create ruffled edge ribbon and lace, and how to make a gorgeous Tim Holtz Grungepaper Rose.

Class Supplies List:
  • Scissors
  • Paper Trimmer
  • Scissors
  • Crop-a-Dile
  • Favorite Adhesive & A Strong Adhesive ( red-liner or scor tape...for canvas adhesion)
  • Glue Dots & Foam Dots
  • Glossy Accents Liquid Glue
  • A Black & A Red Journaling Pen
  • Stapler & Staples (Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher preferred)
  • Xyron Create-a-Sticker 150 (optional)
  • iTop Tool (optional)
  • iTop Large Head Adapter (optional)
Please note: This is a canvas album that requires painting ahead of time. Upon registration you will receive a Homework Kit that includes the canvas pages and paint.

NEW CLASS: Our Family Mini Basic Grey Album

Sunday, June 6, 2010
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Teacher: Nicole Lysse
Cost: $30

This is an adorable mini album featuring the Basic Grey Kioshi line. The kit includes a 6x6 paper pad, chipsticker shapes, alphabet stickers and the milk chocolate Lotus album.

Monday, May 3, 2010

NEW CLASS: Life is Tweet Mini Album

NEW CLASS: My Journal

Sunday, May 23, 2010
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Teacher: Laura Baybridge
Cost: $45

This fun and fanciful album is chock-full of technique and beautiful embellishments. Join Laura in this class as you transform this chipboard album into a work of art. Life really is tweet!

NEW CLASS: My Journal

Saturday, June 5, 2010
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Teacher: Laura Baybridge
Cost: $10

Laura's done it again: this beautiful journal makes the perfect gift for a special friend. I love the detail on the bird with the little bit of tulle and the gorgeous pins. Both scrapper and non-scrapper friends with love this as a little something special. Or you can also treat yourself and use this beautiful journal as your daily gratitude journal. It is happy and bright and you can see this little bird singing a song of inspiration!