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Crafters' Home - A Proud Sponsor of The Paper Trail
Join Crafters' Home and many of our retailers as we follow Eileen and Scotty along Paper Trail #7! Click HERE for the ENTIRE Paper Trail Schedule and travel along. Hopefully you'll be able to join Eileen and Scotty during a stop at one of our Crafters' Home retailers below!
Keep reading for project photos and descriptions for the workshops at these Paper Trail stops at our Crafters' Home retailers!
If you are a paper crafter of any kind - scrapbooker, stamper, mixed media, DIY, etc. - then Scrapbook Super Station is your one and only destination for all things wonderful! We work hard at providing all the latest and greatest supplies all under one roof- 6,600 square feet of paper heaven! We also have classes, crops, and special events!
September 10th @ 9:30AM and 6:00PM | Shabby Journal $55
September 10th @ 2:00PM | Doodle Journal ATC Box and Cards $45
Call (724) 287-4311 for more details.
Scrappy Chic is a scrapbook store and more. With 9,500 square feet of paper crafting and mixed media supplies, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for! We offer two workspaces that can accommodate over 70 people, and a wide selection of both the latest and the basics. We’re known for our selection and customer service, which we’d love to share with you! Scrappy Chic has been voted best Scrapbooking Store in Metro Detroit eight years in a row, and we owe that to our amazing community of crafters!
September 13th @ 9:30AM | Shabby Journal $54
September 13th @ 1:30PM | World’s Fair Train Case & Mini Album $54
Call (248) 426-9020 for more details.
Winneconne Crafts is a family owned store tucked away in the quaint community of Winneconne. We are located just west of Oshkosh on the Wolf River where we offer classes and clubs for all skill levels. We would love to have you come to create and connect with others who enjoy paper-crafting. We carry supplies for Stamping, Scrapbooking, vinyl and Mixed Media.
September 21st @ 1:00PM | Shabby Journal $55
September 21st @ 5:30PM | Metal Covered Journal $55
Call (920) 312-0480 for more details.
Crafters Haven is a fun, friendly store where you can learn all the latest in Paper Arts, from card making, to mixed media projects. We have classes every week on a variety of different items. Come in on Tuesdays and learn a new card making Technique with instructor Doris Hanson. We also have a craft night every Saturday from 5-midnight, bring your friends and make some new ones. If you need something that we don't have, let us know and we will be happy to order it for you.
September 29th @ 1:00PM | Metal Covered Journal $55
September 29th @ 5:00PM | World’s Fair Train Case & Mini Album $55
Call (612) 729-9035 for more details.
Stay tuned...we'll post about Eileen's October stops at Crafters' Home retailers soon!
Join Sizzix designer Eileen Hull in exploring the possibilities! Create a beautiful shabby album from the versatile Passport Book die. This die features an adjustable binding so you can make it as large or small as you'd like. In this class, you will learn how to construct the book, cover matboard with burlap and add texture, dye custom seam binding and create beautiful tissue paper flowers to embellish the book. Eileen's ColorBox Blends inks set the pallet for this versatile mini album. You will learn lots of tips and tricks for working with ScoreBoards dies and go home with a journal filled with inky techniques and backgrounds.
Can you think of a better combo than Graphic 45 and Sizzix? Me either! In this class, we will use G45's beautiful new World's Fair collection to cover the Sizzix Train Case. Because the box is made from sturdy matboard, you will be creating a long-lasting treasure. But wait, there's more! We'll also make a 3x4" mini album using the Sizzix Recipe Card die for book covers and decorate the inside pages with G45's adventure-themed chipboard pieces, envelopes and tags. The book fits perfectly inside the Train Case! You'll learn how to cover matboard with paper to customize your boxes and books, and ways to stretch the use of your dies. Learn tips and techniques from the die designer herself! Explore ScoreBoards - unique dies that cut and score matboard and chipboard (made only by Sizzix). Be inspired!
In this class, Eileen will show you how to decorate and build an ATC box to hold 3”x4” Project Life sized cards, and also decorate several cards. She will share her easy doodling techniques that will make you love your lettering! Take your own writing and make it look fantastic using simple tips and tricks for creating borders, frames, alphabets and fillers. Don’t stress about writing on your cards, albums and layouts ever again!
Join Sizzix designer Eileen Hull in exploring the possibilities! Create a sturdy mini-album with matboard and RENDR paper signatures using the versatile Passport Book die. This die features an adjustable binding so you can make it as large or small as you’d like with easy to add pages.
In this class, learn how to make this impressive embossed metal matboard book, several easy ways to bind it, and use Eileen’s ColorBox Blends inks combined with stencils and texture paste to fill the pages! You will learn lots of tips and tricks for working with ScoreBoards dies and go home with a journal filled with inky techniques and backgrounds.
Be sure to follow Eileen and Scotty throughout the Paper Trail for an abundance of inspiration and creativity!