2018 Workshops

Friday 25 December 2015

Craft Stamper and the lovely Lin Brown

Take  a look at the new Craft Stamper Magazine we have on sale in the Store and on the cover with an article inside by the lovely Lin Brown using HP 1509 EZ from Paper Artsy we have the said stamp for sale too so from tuesday 29th December you will be able to pick up both.

Pop on over to Lin's Blog to check out how it was designed.

Thursday 17 December 2015


From today Friday 18th all our Christmas stock has 50% off the original price we have a little Graphic 45 some delightful dies from Marie Ann, Diesire and Sizzix there is not a lot left so be quick if you want a bargain.
Janet will be demoing with some of the new products from the store so if you wish to check out how to make some Vintage and Shabby Chic cards with new papers and dies pop along between 10am and 3.30pm.
Ginny will be demoing with Film and Fibres on Sunday so if you missed our last one pop along to the store between 10am and 3.30 to see how to make some cards with a twist.

Samples by Jo Firth Young

Here are some of the samples made by Jo on Saturday morning before her workshop in the afternoon

Pop along to the store to check out more of Jo's samples..........

Thursday 10 December 2015

Paper Artsy Saturday with Jo Firth-Young

Dont forget we have the lovely Jo Firth-Young with us on Saturday.
Jo will be demoing in the morning using the super new stamps from Emma Godfrey with a little bit of Fresco paint too.
In the afternoon Jo will be taking a workshop showing you how to make a delightful 5" x 7" canvas to pop on your wall or give away for a special gift. we have one space left if you would like to join us
telephone the store on 01206 211099.


Raffle Price Winner

Congratulations to Paula Bain who won the Crafters Companion Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pens Collection cant wait to see what lovely cards she makes with them.
 Well done Paula.

Sunday 6 December 2015

Wow what a super Saturday

Thanks you to all the ladies who came along to our make and take with the lovely Michell from Stix 2 who made the christmas book mark gift. You certainly found the bargains in our saleas it was so busy I did not get time to take a photograph of the bookmarks but when you had all gone home I took snaps of the empty shelves but do not panic we have restocked with lots of dies and stamps for our Demo Day with Karen today who will be showing you some special things you can do with your die cutting machines. There is also a Die Cutting Machine Sale with 20% off while stocks last for one day only with limited stock. Do pop along to the store between 10am and 3.30pm to bag yourselves some bargains and watch the free demo.

Friday 4 December 2015

Monday 30 November 2015

Workshop with Jo Firth-Young

We have an afternoon workshop with Jo on Saturday 12th December 1.30pm to 4pm making a delightful 6" x 4" canvas with her floral stamps and Paper Artsy paints that would make a special gift for someone.
If you would like to join us for the afternoon workshop please telephone the store on 01206 211099.

Jo will be demonstrating in the morning so pop along and see what she is up to with her paint and stamps. There will be a free raffle too.


Dont forget we have a great week end ahead with a free MAKE AND TAKE on Saturday with Michelle Johnson (just phone to book your place 01206211099 we have spaces every 45min with 5 places each session ) with more Demonstrations in the store. We have many products reduced, dies from £2 and some large stamps for only £5. We have Crafters Companion, Indigo Blu, Crafty Individuals, Just Right, Heartfelt Creations, Graphic 45 and many many more designs. All our Christmas stock is 50% off so lot and lots of bargains. There are scrap book paper packs from £1.99 too.

Some of the Crafters Companion stamps are great for Journaling.

On Sunday the MEGA SALE continues with Karen Demonstrating our die cutting machine 
and we are offering 20% of our machines while stocks last with many dies on sale too.

Saturday 28 November 2015

Gift Box Making with Natalie.

Couple of spaces on Natalie's Gift Box workshop on Thursday 10th December 10am.
Natalie will show you how to make a lovely handbag gift box and some other basic  boxes that you can resize to suit your gifts.

Some of Natalie's Ideas.


Card Making with Natalie

We have a couple of spaces left on Natalie's workshop Making Cards on Tuesday 8th December 10am if you would like to joins us please call the store on 01206211099 to book a place.
Here is a little peak of some of the cards you will be making from one of the latest collection packs from Craftwork Cards Serenity.

This is a representation of what you will make .

Demonstration of Flitter and Flakes

Pop along to the store tomorrow Sun 29th December 10.30 am to 3.30 pm and
check out a demonstration by Sue who will show you how to use the Flitter and Flakes you ladies just had to buy but not sure how they work!!

Some cards from the last demo I am sure Sue will have lots to show you tomorrow.

Thursday 26 November 2015

New Papers, dies and paper pads from KaiserCraft

We have the new collection from KaiserCraft on sale from 1st December.
A quick  sample to tempt you and there are some special dies too.

Lots Of New Sizzix Dies Too

Small Tag and envelpoe die

A set of 15 circle dies that will be so usefull and large ones too.

New masks from Sheena Douglas

We have in store new Masks from Sheena.

We also have new overlay dies for the accordian die from Crafters Companion how lovely are they.

New Sue Wilson Dies

Just into the store we have some fantastic new dies and stamps from Sue Wilson,

Here are a couple of samples made with the stamps and dies that Karen will be demonstrating
on our Sale Week End on the 5th and 6th December in the store.

We Stamped till we Cramped

Thanks to all those ladies who came along to our Stamp Till You Cramp workshops on Wednesday what fun we had and here are some of the cards we made.

Saturday 14 November 2015

New Sue Wilson Dies are Here for Demo

Tomorrow Sunday 15th Karen will be demonstrating the Big Shot die cutting machines and some of the dies we have in store We Have new Sue Wilson dies that arrived today so lots to see.

Friday 13 November 2015

Samples by Penny

I would like to share these pictures of cards by one of the stores special customers Penny

Most of thes cards Penny  uses vellum and some very nice dies bought in the store.
Well done Penny they are very special

Look forward to seeing you all in the store tomorrow for a Demo with Elizabeth Borer.

Thursday 12 November 2015

Demo Day with Elizabeth Bore

This saturday we have Elizabeth Borer with us from 9.30 to 3pm for a free demo using stamps from Paper Artsy some of which she designed herself so pop along to the store to see some great ideas.

These are some of the super samples made Elizabeth.

Tuesday 10 November 2015

They Are Here

The Spectrum Noir Sparkle pens have arrived so pop along to the store and check them out.
They come in sets of three dazling colours for £12.99 You can use them to create some sparkling projects they are realy special.

Two Samples from Crafters Companion as they only came in today so watch this space for more ideas and samples  Jx

Monday 9 November 2015

Workshop with Distress inks

We have a space on Sue's Distress Ink Workshop on Thursday 12th  at 10am making some special cards with the Tim Holtz Distress Inks some of the new colours too.

Great Week End With Lin Brown

Look what we have been up to on the workshop with Lin Brown. I did not get pics of all the lovely Secret Garden canvases but here are some 

Perhaps you three ladies who I did not catch could let me have an image to post
Well Done to you all some great results and all so different.

Friday 6 November 2015

Demo Day with LIN BROWN

Pop along to the store tomorrow to see the lovely Lin Brown a designer with Paper Artsy using some of the their Hot Pick Stamps, new Fresco paint collection and much more. Lin will be with us from 10am to 3.30 pm and will be taking a workshop the next day Sunday and we have a last min cancellation so if you wish to join us give the shop a ring on 01206 211099 but be quick as we have only one place.

This is what you lucky people will be making on Sunday

Monday 2 November 2015

Pom Pom's and more pom pom's

For you ladies that need pom poms for your snowman hats and scarves we have them lots of them in two different sizes in liittle bags at £1.99 just for you. So pop along to the store and check them out.