Monday, November 29, 2010

Mistletoe Cottage, The Sequel

Just a quick note to let you know that if you missed out on making a super sweet Mistletoe Cottage this past weekend, you're in luck!  Another session has been added on Tuesday evening, December 7 at Jazi Crafts in Oceanside.  If you're thinking that Oceanside is a bit of a drive, be assured that this project is totally worth it!  We had a blast last Saturday and I can promise that next week's class will be even MORE fun!  Click here to sign up or to buy the kit (totally prepped and complete with photos/instructions), or call Michelle at (760) 414-9645.  Happy Scrapping!
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Sunday, November 28, 2010

Naughty or nice?

You know that really nice clerk at the grocery store or the lady who always gives you the biggest cookie from the case?  Don't you think they deserve a little something special this Christmas?  I'm not talking about a BMW, but how about a handmade Christmas card to cheer their day!  Don't have any on hand?  Well, I have just the solution for you!


We're making a half dozen of the cutest cards next Sunday, December 5, at Jazi Crafts that you've ever seen.  They're full of great embellishments and use a variety of cool techniques so you're sure to have a fabulously fun time making them.  The best part is we'll make them while sipping cider and listening to carols amongst the nicest folks you've ever met (or haven't met yet!)


Join us Sunday, December 5 at 1:00 p.m. for an enjoyable afternoon of creativity.  Half a dozen cards, prepped and ready for your creative touch, and they include envelopes so they're ready for you to give away or send right away.  Sign up online here or call Michelle at Jazi Crafts at (760) 414-9645.
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Wednesday, November 24, 2010

An old favorite...

Someone asked me about the altered cigar box project I made this summer so I thought I'd dust it off and throw it up here for all to see.  I still love how the vignette on its back with the magnetic paper dolls turned out.


The wheels are turning and an Easter/Springtime box is bubbling to the surface.  Can't wait to get my hands on the latest Cosmo Cricket designs sure to be launched at the winter CHA show this January in Los Angeles.


BTW, I hope my favorite blogger, Michelle Wooderson of Mish Mash, stops by to see my little ol' In Stitches cigar box.  She is truly a BIG inspiration to my own work, not to mention a lucky lady and designer for Papertrey Ink and Cosmo Cricket (my favorite companies!)
Happy Thanksgiving everyone -- gobble, gobble!
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Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Welcome to Mistletoe Cottage

Join the frolicking fun at Jazi Craft the Saturday after Thanksgiving as we build a Mistletoe Cottage to celebrate the upcoming holidays.  We'll create a cozy chipboard cottage with some whimsical patterns, sparkly glitter, velvet flowers, crystal trinkets and lots of snow!  And, there's an adorable coordinating mini album inside this glittery sugar shack.  Lots of great embellishments ensure the Mistletoe Cottage becomes a holiday tradition in your home!  (Please note: paper patterns may vary slightly from sample)


This class will sell out, so don't hesitate to register now -- only a limited number of class kits will be available.  Click HERE to register online or phone (760) 414-9645.

A basic tool kit is all you'll need -- be sure to bring a variety of adhesives, paper trimmer, scissors, pencil, ruler and Crop-a-dile, if you have it.
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Sunday, November 7, 2010

Autumn FlapJack at Jazi Crafts

Join us as we FLIP over another fabulous FlapJacks by Paper Made Bakery!  These folded flap-a-licious folios are perfect for brag books and contain three handmade cards with envelopes.  November's FlapJacks are an ode to the cool, crisp days of autumn with hints of vintage brocades, warm apple cider and thankful thoughts throughout.  We'll use Amber Road patterned papers by Pink Paislee and there are loads of handmade embellishments to use in this tastefully simple set.  You'll walk away with a clear stamp set, a 12 x 12 sheet of "postcards", and lots of other goodies.  Celebrate Veterans Day by enjoying a gratitude-inspired project THIS Thursday with Shannon Fralish, owner of Paper Made Bakery!


Come to Jazi Crafts in Oceanside Thursday, November 11 at 3:00 p.m.  You can register by clicking HERE -- you're sure to have a wonderful afternoon.
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