2018 Workshops

Thursday, 30 July 2015

Demo And Mega Sale This Week End

Deborah Wainwright will be with us this week end to demonstrate the vibrant Dylusions paints and sprays, If you would like to check out some of Deborah's lovely journal pages you can pop over to her blog page  http://dawainwright.blogspot.co.uk and into the store on Saturday between 10am and 4pm
to see how they are created and bag yourself some mega bargains.

Some of Debs lovely samples

Great Workshop Yesterday

Well done to all you ladies who made yesterdays repeat workshop Gelli Plates with Sue and to those of you on the reserve list who did not make it fear not we will have a Gelli Plate workshop on Wednesday 2nd September 1pm to 3.30. Here are some of the cards made yesterday.

Monday, 27 July 2015

Look What Has Just Flown In

Karen opened some boxes today and look what flew out.....
Bird Crazy dies from Tim Holtz and Sizzix

In the boxes we also unpacked Tim Holtz Friendship Words Script

Some Sizzix Graceful Butterfly and Butterfly 2 and Bigz die Flower Layers 5.

Spring Garden and Spring Garden 3 Sizzix Craft Asylum.

If you have the new Big Shot Plus you will love these two.

Banners 2 for making shaped cards and banners 16 dies in one packet!!!!!!

This is another of the dies for the Big Shot Plus Box, Pillow 5 dies.

Last of the dies I will have to use the C word yes Christmas is on its way and we have two lovely little dies for you from Sizzix Craft Asylum Proud Deer and Delicate Fall just right for your c cards

Last of all for all of you who have been waiting for the Die Brush & Foam Pad from Sizzix you need to wait no longer its in store and quite a little gem it is too. Just pop along to the store and check it out.

Fantastic Week End with Lin Brown

So So special week end with Lin Brown all to our selves for two whole days with a great demo on Saturday with lots of samples to show you.

The demo day was followed by a fantastic workshop creating a shadow box with a reverse canvas using Lin's new stamps and many of the Fresco paints from Paper Artsy .

Check out Lin's finished one as I forgot to take pictures of the finished ones in the workshop and they were all made in diferent colours brave ladies so hope they will share them with you on face book.

Mega Sale and Demo Week End

Pop along on Saturday to the store to see Debbie Wainwright demonstrating with the Dylusion paints and sprays to create a special page for your journal. Debbie will follow up with a workshop Journal Day on Saturday 18th August but be quick as spaces filling fast. When you are in the store you will be able to pick up lots of bargains with sizzix, Graphic 45, Tim Holtz and many more brands with 50% off and regular stock with 10% off but no loyalty.

Some of Debbies lovely samples

Workshop with Natalie

On Sunday 9th August Natalie will show you how to make cards in a box with some of the new papers and card from the store. If you are looking for that special something to send to your best friend look no further this workshop is for you.

This is one of the cards you will be making.

Workshops To Look Forward To

On Saturday the 8th August we have a Scrap Page Workshop with Janet showing you how to create a special page for your scrap book with inks, paints, stencils and papers from the store.

This is last months page using the Sneekers stamp from Woodware, a mask and stamps from Emma Godfrey at Paper Artsy and the Scrapyard Collection of papers.

Friday, 24 July 2015


Dont forget we have the lovely Lin Brown with us tomorrow Sat 25th July 10am to 4pm demonstrating with her new stamps from Paper Artsy. Lin will be following up with a workshop on Sunday

Dont forget to pop in to the store tomorrow to check out the lovely samples.

Sunday, 19 July 2015

Sharing Some Cards

Just want to share these cards with you all.

This one made by Sue using the free stamp from the July Craft Stamper Magazine, a background made on her Jelli Plate workshop and acouple more stamps from the store.

My card was made with a Just Right stamp with a Paris theme, some new papers from the Prima Garden collection and a Eiffel Tower die .

More of my cards made with the Just Right stamps, Prima papers and lace and flowers from the store.
Enjoy Janet xx

Saturday, 18 July 2015

Demo with Leandra from Paper Artsy Today

Dont forget we have Leandra from Paper Artsy with us today demoing some of the lovely new Hot Picks stamps and masks so do pop in between 10am and 4pm to check us out.

Some of the great samples we have t5o show you.

Thursday, 16 July 2015

House Mouse from Woodware

This sample by the lovely Natalie was made with the new cheeky little house mouse from woodware that arrived on tuesday.

Two new border punches from E K Tools

We have two delightful edge punches in store from the very good quality company EK tools one is a fan shaped lace edge and the other is hearts and swirls. Two not to be missed.

How Cool is this tool ?

we have a great new tool in stock so if you love distressing your papers and cards check out this new tool. Not to be used on your feet.

We also have the new Glue pen from Tonic Studios one not to be missed.

A Little Something For The New Arrivals

Check out the Hobby Art babystamps we now have in stock.


Julie Nutting Stamps

Here we have the two new Julie Nutting stamps for those of you who missed out last time and dont hang about as we have limited stock.

Graphic 45 Gilded Lily

We have three sets of stamps to match the 8" x 8" and 12" x 12" paper pads and all the 12" x 12" single double sided papers . Pop along to the store to check out the album in a pencil case made with Clare Charvill.

Two Prima collections in store

Pop into the store and check out the lovely new papers and embelishments we have from Prima.
The first one called Bedtime Stories has the children in mind with some delightful papers with Hey Diddle Diddle and some cats and some fiddles!!! and plenty of ephemerer too.

The second collection is the Garden Collection with a delightful little stamp of a birdhouse that compliments the papers with packets of little flowers too.

Craftwork Cards in Stock

We have two lovely collection packs Seaside Summer and Take it Easy in store and also back in stock we have your favourite one Chalkboard.

Seaside summer works well with the free camper van stamp on this months Craft Stamper Magazine than can be seen on the card on the right of the picture.

Take it Easy is so different from the last two collections so fishy!!! and with the men in mind it works very well with the seaside dies from Joy and Cheery Lynne.

Last of all we have back in stock the Chalkboard collection one of your favourites.

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

This Saturday 18th July Demo Day With Leandra from Paper Artsy

Pop along to the store this Saturday for a demonstration by Leandra owner of Paper Artsy who will be showing you the lovely new stamps from Jofy, Lin Brown and some new Hot Pick stamps from Mark 
[Mr Paper Artsy} too. Leandra would love to see you and answer any of your questions check out below the new you tube vidio by Leandra

Monday, 13 July 2015

Another Wonderful Day with Clare Charvill

We all had a super day with Clare on Saturday making a pencil case box with a beautiful album inside all made with Graphic 45 Gilded Lily papers a quick salad lunch provided by Janet made sure we had plenty of time to finish the project on time . Thank you Clare for yet another super project.
Clare will be back with us again in September so keep an eye on the blog for the next date and project.

Back in Store

Just to let you know our parcel arrived from across the pond with more lovely Prima papers stamps embellishments and much more. Also back in stock are the lovely small and large totes you have all been waiting for and some delightful Julia Nutting stamps of little people. Pop along to the store to check out all the lovely new stock.

Here is the larger of the totes we have in stock but if you want to get your hands on one get a wriggle on as they are selling fast.

Friday, 10 July 2015

How Lucky Are We

We have a great day planned on Saturday 18th July as we have the lovely Leandrs Franich [ Mrs Paper Artsy ] with us to demo some of the new stamps and many of the products  from Paper Artsy. Leandra will be running a vidio each evening this week showing off the samples from some of the very tallented designers. Pop on over to the Paper Artsy blog to check them out. Leandra will be with us from 10am to 4pm on saturday so you are very welcome to pop in any time you wish.

Some samples  made with the new Jofy stamps

This Months Scrap Page

Just sharing the scrap page made on our workshop yesterday with Kaisercraft papers Scrap Yard collection and a Woodware stamps of some lovely Converse trainers.

You can turn this layout in to a girlie one by using different coloured papers and stamping the trainers on to some pink paper too.

Wedding Cards and Invitations

We are now able to share with you some lovely crystal buckles and trimmings that are available for you to make stunning wedding Invitations and Save the Date cards or trim anything you wish.

Buckles come in many shapes and sizes

These are all lovely embellisments for your cards available in the next week from our store.