Stampin Arts Studio Craft Club

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Do you love to craft? Need some *new* ideas and maybe a new group to share and learn from? Maybe scrapbook or card making or jewellery making?
Want to make a little time away for yourself? Join my monthly get together to talk crafting!

CRAFTING CLUB DETAILS

What is it?

My Stampin Arts Studio Craft Club is a casual group of people who want to get together once a month to learn about a new craft or a cutting edge technique, as well as casually chat about crafting with the focus on learning for the first time or exchanging new and advanced techniques.

For a stamping project, for example, I will supply all of the materials and either teach or show you how to create at least 2 projects, sometimes a 3rd one!!  This is a great way to expand your knowledge and learn a little bit of other crafting ideas.

I’m in! But what are my responsibilities as a club member?

Each member commits to coming every month to have fun and learn one new thing! When its your turn to be the hostess, just come with enough supplies for the rest of us to make or learn one project. You’re in control! Bring your crafting ideas and we will find a way to learn or take it away to make it at home.

Why should I join a club?  What’s in it for me?

  • Think of the club as a community of “hands-on” ideas.
  • You bring ideas! You share ideas! They will *always* inspire!!
  • You’ll learn advanced crafting techniques on a craft you want to take to the next level.
  • Inspiration! You’ll meet some very cool people with great ideas that’ll keep that creativity flowing.
  • And don’t forget about all of the great projects you will create, and great people you’ll meet!!

I’d love to join, but what if I can’t make it to all of the club nights?

No problem!  Just let us all know ahead of time so you can either pick it up later or ask the host of the night to make one for your or give you a take-a-way package!

When does the it start?

It’s always ongoing but there is a commitment for your project when it’s your turn. Don’t worry, we’ll figure it out.

What day do we meet?

All meeting dates are preselected and presented at the first meeting so you can plan your schedule accordingly. Craft Club will usually be the fourth Wednesday of the month.

All clubs nights will be held from 7:00 – 9:30 pm

Where does the club meet?

We will meet at my home and I supply the beverages, hostesses for the project will bring a very light snack to share.

Still have questions? 

Contact me.  I look forward to meeting and crafting with you!

Name That Stamp

 

Name that Stamp

With a Stampin’ Up! personalized stamp you can create a cool address label or even use it for everything from marketing your territory on catalogs or other samples to having a fun way to give a personal touch to thank you gifts and goodies. Here are just a few customization ideas (for you or for the perfect gift):

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5 Reasons to Sign-Up for Paper Pumpkin

July Paper Pumpkin

1. How many things do you get in the mail that are actually fun to do? I mean really?

2. You can gradually build on your very first stamp collection or add to your existing one each month

3. The Fall and Winter holiday seasons are just around the corner so there just might be some cute things waiting to arrive on your doorstep!

4. Winter in some parts of our great country can be cold and miserable, so add a little bit of joy to your life during these shorter colder days.

5. Your Paper Pumpkin projects might come at just the right moment for you to share with others in your life!

50% Off Paper Pumpkin until September 10

Use the code HALFOFF2  to join PaperPumpkin by September 10th, 2014. Get 50% off the first two months! After that, keep the creativity coming for only $24.95 + tax per month (shipping included).

New Holiday Catalogue

HolidayB-CACheck it out! Plus if you need ideas, or to want to see some of the new products from the holiday or current catalogue, let me know!

http://www.stampinup.com/ECWeb/ItemList.aspx?categoryid=1998&dbwsdemoid=2102308

http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/tessgleason/catalogs

Also check out my upcoming Craft Club! Or order yourself some 50% off Paper Pumpkins only until September 10th!

 

The Big Shot!

…a regular part of my craft and card making process.

Sometimes it’s easier to show complex craft or hobby tools rather than tell about them, so here’s a video about one of my go-to crafting tools, the Big Shot!

As part of my regular card making routine, I’ve come to appreciate this odd looking tool but this video from Stampin’ Up! makes it look a lot more accessible. And fun!

Find out more about the Big Shot here or join my monthly Craft Club and use it first hand!

 

Using the Stampin’ Up! Blendabilities™ Markers

So I finally cracked open my Cherry Cobbler and Crumb Cake Stampin’ Up! Blendabilities™ Markers, the first two sets I wanted from the get go. READ MORE »

Layered Die Cut Card

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I sent out this card recently as part of a shower of cards to show support for one of our card crafting demos who had just heard some bad news.  So for a special treat I made her a layered die cut card using a couple of the die frames from the Word Bubbles Framelits Die and the “hi” die frame from the Label Card Thinlits Die. READ MORE »

It’s Here!


Looks like Mr. Mailman left this in my mailbox today — the new Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog. You can bet I’ll be scouring it this evening and picking out my favourite new item. And yes, I’ll tell you all about them… soon!

Weekly Specials for July 15

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Weekly Deals will go live every Tuesday at midnight (MT) and all orders must be in by Monday, 11:50 PM [MT]; phone orders must be done by Monday, 6:50 PM [MT].

http://tessgleason.stampinup.net

July 15 Weekly Deal

 

Weekly Specials for July 8

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Weekly Deals will go live every Tuesday at midnight (MT) and all order must be in by Monday, 11:50 PM [MT]; phone orders must be done by Monday, 6:50 PM [MT].

 

July 8 SU Specials