Friday, March 30, 2012

Evan - 4th Grade - 12" x 12" Layout

Products Used:

My Mind’s Eye Dilly Dally “Curious” Petals Paper
My Mind’s Eye Dilly Dally “Best” Vines Paper
My Mind’s Eye Dilly Dally “Best” Checkered Paper
My Mind’s Eye Dilly Dally “Hello” Flannel Paper
Fiskars Border Punch
“My Fav Things About You” Tag by My Mind’s Eye
Brown gingham trim
Martha Stewart Letter Set Punch
EK Success Corner Punch
Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher
Tim Holtz Distress Marker in Aged Mahogany

Macy - 2nd Grade - 12" x 12" Layout

Products Used:

 My Mind’s Eye Miss Caroline Howdy Doody “Baby” Lacey Paper
My Mind’s Eye Miss Caroline “Beautiful” Roses Paper
Yellow velvet trim
White ric-rac
Maya Road gathered yellow fabric flower with pearl center
Creative Imaginations Studio Basics 101 Die-cut tag
Canvas Corp Tiny Red Clothespin
Martha Stewart Heart Border Punch
Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher
Glossy Accents
Pop Dots
EK Success Photo Corner Punch
Tim Holtz Vintage Photo Distress Ink
Tim Holtz Barn Door Distress Marker

Basketball - 12" x 12" Layout

Products used:

Echo Park All Star (Basketball) Mini Theme:
All Star Journaling Paper
All Star Basketball Paper
All Star Court Paper
Sticker Accents Sticker Sheet

Maya Road Demin trim
Glossy Accents
Tim Holtz Metal Brads
Tim Holtz Tiny Fastener
Tim Holtz metal rings
Pop Dots

Friday, March 23, 2012

Gondola Ride - 12" x 12" Layout

Products used:
Little Yellow Bicycle Saturdays "Blue Reverie" paper
Little Yellow Bicycle Saturdays "Lose Yourself" paper
Theresa Collins Everyday Moments Die-cut Sheet 3
Tim Holtz Letter cards
Maya Road denim trim, red trim, tiny rose trim
Little Yellow Bicycle Felt and Burlap Flowers from the Saturdays collection

Daddy-Daughter Dance 12"x12" Layout

Products used:
Glitz French Kiss "Labels" paper
Glitz French Kiss "Fleur" paper
My Mind's Eye Miss Caroline "Dolled up Day Butterflies" paper

Maya Road products:
     green and white twine
     tiny banner chipboard pieces
     large swirl chipboard piece
     green zipper trim
     yellow tulle trim

Viva Pearl Pen in Sunny Yellow
Viva Paper-Pen in Rose and Light Carmine

Martha Stewart shamrock border punch

Twinkling H2O paints by Creative Imaginations in:
     "Mango Mamba"
     "Playful Peony"
     "Deep Coral"

Wobble-like a pop dot in the fact that it makes something raise up off of the page, but it has a small plastic spring mechanism that makes the item "wobble"
These can be purchased at The Crafty Scrapper, Waxahachie, Texas!

sheer brown ribbon
small puffy yellow flower

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Olde Curiosity Shoppe Altered Canvas Class

Class at The Crafty Scrapper, Waxahachie, TX
Dates:  Sat. Mar. 24 @ 5:30 pm
Cost:  $35               Teacher:  Yours truly, Shelley Hamilton

In this class we'll be making an altered 12"x12" canvas adorned with Graphic 45's 'Olde Curiosity Shoppe" paper line.  It's overall design is meant to mimic a bird cage.  The look is whimsical and vintage.  It's a class that's sure to be alot of fun as we add unique items of interest and old-time charm!  Supplies needed: basic tool kit, pliers, wire-cutters, Glossy Accents, Vintage Photo Distress Ink, Tim Holtz tiny stapler(if you have one)!

Monday, March 19, 2012

Make and Take Madness at The Crafty Scrapper


The Crafty Scrapper
308 South College Street
Waxahachie, Texas 75165
Monday ~ Thursday 10am-6pm
Friday 10am-midnight
Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday Closed

March Make~n~Take Madness

DATE: March 31st 2012
TIME: 10am-5pm
COST: $15

We’ve gone absolutely mad at The Crafty Scrapper and we want to share the creative frenzy with you!  We’ve been working on a Make-n-Take extravaganza since December, and we are thrilled to finally share our very first “March Make-n-Take Madness” event with all of you!

Ignite your creativity by spending the day with our talented teachers and designers as we mix, mingle, and most importantly CREATE!  Purchase your March Make-n-Take Madness (MMNTM) ticket for just $15, and finish 1 make-n-take or all 12 for the same price!  Earn tickets for completed projects and be entered in a drawing for a Tim Holtz Vagabond Machine at the end of the day!  How mad is that?!?  And now without further ado, here’s a peek at our MMNTM Team and the fabulous projects that you will create!

Introducing Carolyn Ross.....
Crafty Scrapper Owner/Teacher
Favorite tool: steel dies
Favorite medium: inks
Favorite paper company:
Favorite designer: It changes all the time, right now my fav's are Dyan Reaveley and Dina Wakley
I mainly teach classes with lots of Ranger products and techniques.

Introducing Dee Dee Roe.....
Crafty Scrapper DT Coordinator/Teacher
My favorite tool is hot glue! :)
I like a lot of bulky embellishments, and hot glue gets the job done!
My favorite product is patterned paper, and if I had to choose a favorite company I'd go with My Mind's Eye since they give you a little of everything with their lines.
I teach a lot of mini-albums, and basic scrapbooking classes.

Introducing Shelley Hamilton.....
Crafty Scrapper Teacher/Designer
Favorite tool-tiny attacher
Favorite medium-Glossy Accents
Favorite paper companies-Creative Imaginations and Graphic 45
Favorite designers-Tim Holtz, Cheryl Mezzetti, and Dyan Reaveley
Design Teams:  The Crafty Scrapper, Creative Imaginations
Teaching:  Various Classes at the Crafty Scrapper including mini-albums, canvases, and altered art

Introducing Susie Moore.....
Crafty Scrapper Teacher/Designer
Favorite tool - craft knife
Favorite medium - stamps and ink
Favorite paper company - My Mind's Eye
Favorite designer - Lisa Pace
Published in Paper Crafts magazine and featured on HGTV Crafters Coast to Coast
Present Design Teams: Joy's Life, Cupcake Inspirations, Frosted Designs, Crafty Scrapper
Previous Design Teams: Cardabilities, Inspired by Stamping
Teaching: Cardmaking, digital scrapbooking, altered art

Introducing Jennifer Bohmne.......
Crafty Scrapper Teacher/Designer
My favorite medium is modpodge and paint
My favorite paper right now is MME and Echo Park
My favorite designer is Katie Watson
I teach mixed media classes

Introducing Trisha Conlon....
Crafty Scrapper Teacher/Designer
Favorite tool;  Sanding block
Favorite medium; Soldering
Favorite paper company; Prima & My Minds Eye
Favorite designer; Lisa Pace & Cheryl Darrow 
I teach Soldering and Ten Second Studio metal classes

Introducing Sonia Doneghue.....
Crafty Scrapper Designer
My favorite tool is a pair of scissors
Favorite medium is cardboard
Favorite company is stampers anonymous

Introducing Tina Covington.....
Crafty Scrapper Teacher
Favorite tool: Spellbinders dies and the X by Xyron
Favorite technique:paper piecing
Favorite Papers:  All, but my personal favorite has to be My Minds Eye
I teach card classes and other fun papercraft items.

Introducing Anita Scroggins......
Crafty Scrapper Designer
  Favorite tool: Sewing Machine - use it on everything!
 Favorite medium: mini-albums
Favorite paper company: right now it is Echo Park
Favorite designer: no one in particular, I like a lot of styles
Design Team at ColourQ, Design Team at Frosted Designs, and I currently design the samples for Just For Fun Stamps - so happy to see my stuff on their display board!! I have taught basic to advanced Scrapbooking, Cardmaking, workshops on how to construct mini albums, workshops on using the Cricut Machine and Gypsy, and a variety of other specialty classes.

Introducing Frank Vento......
Crafty Scrapper Teacher
Favorite tool:  Copic Markers and my Dies
Favorite medium:  Paper
Favorite paper company:  Bazzill
Teaching:  Copic classes currently.  Have also taught Silhouette classes, Cricut classes, Layout classes, and more.

Lisa M. Pace Trunk Show

This trunk show will include items created for Delight In The Details and Delight In The Seasons as well as design team projects created for Cocoa Daisy and Maya Road. The items that will be available for sale are cards, tags and altered projects.

Feel free to call the store with any questions

Friday, March 9, 2012

Went to The Crafty Scrapper this affternoon...

 Macy packs up her crafting materials.

 Don't drop your cake, Mary Lou!

Birthday party for Gail, Gena, Mary Lou, and Trisha!

I worked on Macy's basketball team's books!

Macy Scraps, too!

Macy Scraps, too!
Here was Macy a couple of years ago...ready to scrap at The Crafty Scrapper in Waxahachie!