Monday, October 8, 2018

Happy Octobrrrr!

Some news from the Crafty Basement!


Stampin’ Up! is having a flash sale for new Paper Pumpkin subscribers. If you’ve never tried these kits, click here to learn more. Then hurry & scroll down to take advantage of this Flash Sale. (The supply for this sale is limited.) Use Code FLASH2018 for special pricing - and hurry! Only while supplies last!


Also, I have a few classes coming up that I thought you might enjoy.

Christmas Cards - $20
Saturday October 20th. 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Choose two designs from a selection of 4. Come on over to my Crafty Basement to make five of each! All supplies plus envelopes are included! Bring a friend I haven’t met and make a project designed just for you!
Please RSVP by October 17 with your card choices.
Susan Campfield
Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator

Teneale Williams
Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator

Jan Brown
Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator

Lesley Croghan
Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator


Stamp-a-Stack of All Occasion Cards - $25
Saturday October 27th 1-5pm
Come on over to my Crafty Basement to make a stack of 12 cards. You can choose your designs from a selection of 6 different cards.
Please choose 4 separate designs. Please RSVP by October 21st with your card choices so I cut and prepare what you need to make these cards.
Bring a friend I haven’t met and make a project designed just for you!

Let me know if you are interested. Remember I can come to your home with my classes! Just add two or more friends and call me with a date! I will come to your home (or you can come to mine) and you can have a great Girls Night Out!

Stamp Set of the Month - Dandelion Wishes - $35

Each month, I offer a fabulous Stampin’ Up! stamp set and supplies to create three cards with envelopes for just $35. Everything is pre-cut and scored, and comes with a color photo with directions for each card. Just add ink and adhesive. 
This month’s set is Dandelion Wishes found on pg. 118 in the Main Catalog.


Let me know if you are interested. Remember I can come to your home with my classes! Just add two or more friends and call me with a date! I will come to your home (or you can come to mine) and you can have a great Girls Night Out!


Hope to see you soon!




Sunday, September 9, 2018

September Stamp of the Month is Lily Pad Lake

I chose LilyPad Lake from our main catalog this month (pg 133). I love the diversity of this set!
The cards I chose use all the images. Each card is so unique! If you purchase the framlitst that go with this set, the possibilities are endless. Soooo calming!
$35 includes the stampset (clearmount), 6 card sets - 2 each of 3 designs, a PDF Tutorial and access to the YouTube video.

Let me know by September 15th if you would like to order this set. Add $22 and I will order the framlits for you as well!

Sneak Peek at cards for this month:
CASEd - Suze Bonnema

CASEd - Mary Anderson

CASEd - Unknown Artist

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Speaking of September!

September is my birthday month! All orders will have free shipping as my gift to you! I will send you a check for your shipping costs.

Stamp of the Month is Lily Pad Lake -$35
No thinlets included but order them for more great options for your cards!
Each month, club members receive a fabulous Stampin’ Up! stamp set and 
supplies to create three cards with envelopes for just $35. Everything is pre-cut and 
scored. Also comes with a color photo with directions for each card. Shipped right to your 
door!
Just add ink and adhesive.
Dead line for ordering this is September 15th.

Card Buffet - $10 for 4 cards

September 7th  6:30 - 9:30pm    or    September 8th  1 - 4pm
RSVP by August 31st

Christmas Card Class - $20
Saturday September 15th (RSVP with choices by 9/8)

Pick 2 designs from a selection of 4 and make 5 cards from those two designs. You will end up with 10 cards of 2 different designs!
Please RSVP with your choice of date and card selection!
Here are the cards to choose from:

1. Rudolph


2. Wreath Deer 

3.  Little Town

4. Snowflake



Techniques on a Monday! - $15  
Due to a new job this classs has moved to Mondays!
September 24  1-4 pm     or     6:30 - 8:30 pm   - Black Ice
you will be amazed at how easy this technique is! It looks stunning! Check out Pinterest for some samples. You will make 4 cards using this technique. RSVP by 9/19.

Hope you all have a fun rest of the summer!

Let me know how I can be of service to you!

Thursday, August 2, 2018

August Hostess Code HFTRTDA9

Fall Classes 2018
I have posted the class offerings for the next few months. I will have pictures of the projects nearer to class time. If you don’t see a class you would be interested in, just let me know and I will design one for you. Remember, if you are unable to make it to any of these classes, I would be more than happy to find a date for you and 2-3 friends to have that class at your home or in the Crafty Basement!


Techniques on a Thursday! - $15  
August 23  1-4 pm     or     6:30 - 8:30 pm   Stamparatus Intro
Come and play with the Stampin’ Up’s! newest toy, the Stamparatus!
It is a positioning tool that helps you place your stamped images precisely where you want them! Please come and make 4 cards using this tool. I know you will not be able to live without! RSVP by 8/18.
September 27  1-4 pm     or     6:30 - 8:30 pm   - Black Ice
you will be amazed at how easy this technique is! It looks stunning! check out Pinterest for some samples. You will make 4 cards using this technique. RSVP by 9/21.
October 25   1-4 pm     or     6:30 - 8:30 pm - Sunburst Card
Learn how you can use up all your Designer Series paper using this great card layout! You will receive the template and instructions. Make 4 cards at this event. RSVP 10/19.
November 29    1-4 pm     or     6:30 - 8:30 pm - String Art
Use string and reinkers to make some very interesting designs. We will experiment with different color combinations and make cards from our creations! What fun! RSVP by 11/24.

Card Buffet - $10 for 4 cards
September 7th  6:30 - 9:30pm    or    September 8th  1 - 4pm
November 2  6:30 - 9:30pm    or    November 3rd  1 - 4pm

Create from a “menu” of 10 cards. The supplies are prepared and organized and ready for you to stamp. The cost is $10 for 4 cards. Extra helpings available at $2 per card. Bring a friend that is new to the buffet and you will get your buffet for $5, your friend will receive 2 free extra “helpings”!
Please RSVP by 9/31. Let me know which day you will be coming.  

Christmas Card Classes - $20
Sunday August 19th 1-4 pm  (RSVP with choices by 8/12th)
Saturday September 15th (RSVP with choices by 9/8)
Sunday October 14 1-4pm (RSVP with choices by 10/7)
Saturday November 17 1-4pm (RSVP with choices by 11/10)

Pick 2 designs from a selection of 4 and make 5 cards from those two designs. You will end up with 10 cards of 2 different designs! Cards will be available nearer trot the dates.

Please RSVP with your choice of date and card selections!

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Christmas Card Class this week!

Wednesday  July 18  6:30 pm (RSVP with Choices by Monday 7/16)   or  
Saturday July 21  - 1 pm ( RSVP with choices by Wednesday 7/18)

This year get a head start on your cards! I know… It is way too soon to think of sending Christmas cards. This class is being offered each month until November. I will change out the designs you can choose from. By the beginning of December you will have 50 cards to send to friends and relatives!

Pick 2 designs from a selection of 4 and make 5 cards from those two designs. You will end up with 10 cards of 2 different designs!

Please RSVP with your choice of date and card selection!

Here are the cards to choose from:
Little Town on a Hill
This is a Paper Pumpkin Card from 2017. It is notecard sized 5x3.5

Noel with the Eclipse Technique

Candycane Ornament 

Sleigh with Trees
Please be sure to let me know which cards you would like to make and which day you will be attending!


Thursday, May 10, 2018

Long time no hear from! I am back with more fun for all!

May, June and July Classes in the Crafty Basement

Card Buffet - $10 for 5 cards
May 20th    1 - 4pm
Create from a “menu” of 10 cards. The supplies are prepared and organized and ready for you to stamp. The cost is $10 for 5 cards. Extra helpings available at $2 per card. Bring a friend that is new to the buffet and you will get your buffet for 1/2 the price! Your friend will receive 2 free extra “helpings”!
Please RSVP by May 16th  
See offerings in the Gallery HERE

Card Buffet - $10 for 5 cards
June 17th  
This will be the last buffet of greeting cards until September. Create from a “menu” of 10 cards. The supplies are prepared and organized and ready for you to stamp. The cost is $10 for 5 cards. Extra helpings available at $2 per card. Bring a friend that is new to the buffet and you will get your buffet for 1/2 the price! Your friend will receive 2 free extra “helpings”!
Please RSVP by June 13th   

Techniques on a Tuesday! - $15
June 26th     1-3 pm     or     6:30 - 8:30
This is a fun class .This month these are two techniques, A Butterfly Fold and a Secret Pocket Gift Card Holder! You can adapt the Butterfly card to any die cut you may have - we will be making two of these. The Secret Gift Card Holder looks like a regular card until the recipient opens it to find a surprise inside! We will make two of these as well.
Please RSVP by June 23.

Christmas in July - $20 
Wednesday  July 18  6:30 pm    or  Saturday July 21  - 1 pm
I know… It is way too soon to think of sending Christmas cards, but if you are like me, you still have yours from last year - almost ready to send! LOL
This year get a head start on your cards!  I will design 6 cards. You will pick 2 designs and make 5 cards from each design. You will end up with 10 cards of 2 different designs! I will be offering this class until November, changing out the designs you can choose from. 
Please RSVP with your choice  by July 13th (choices will be up on my blog on July 1st).

Technique Class - $15  Stamparatus Intro!
July 26 1-4 pm     or     6:30 - 8:30 pm
Come and play with the Stampin’ Up’s! newest toy, the Stamparatus!
It is a positioning tool that helps you place your stamped images precisely where you want them! Please come and make 4 cards using this tool. I know you will not are ablate live without!

Please RSVP with time by  July 23.

Friday, March 2, 2018

March Madness!
Host code : VXDHPSWD

Happy Spring! Almost anyway! 
This is the last month for Sale-a-bration items. Spend $50 or $100 and receive free stamps and other products. Click here for details.

I have a few classes this month:

March 11 - Playing with Color $15
You will play with 4 different coloring mediums, then make 4 cards using your newfound knowledge of coloring! 
Please RSVP by March 8

March 15 - Techniques  $15
This month we will focus on Fancy Folds!
Make 4 different cards with 4 different folds!
Please RSVP by March 12

March 25 - Sunday Card Buffet! $2 per card
We will have 6 new choices and 6 from last month to choose from.
Please RSVP by March 18

All Classes are held at 1224 Churchill St.
RSVP to colleenciaccio@gmail.com
Questions? call Colleen 651-285-2957

Happy Octobrrrr! Some news from the Crafty Basement! Stampin’ Up! is having a flash sale for new Paper Pumpkin subscribers. If...