National Scrapbooking Day Celebration Begins Today......
National Scrapbooking Day is such a big deal for us that we can't celebrate it in just one day. During the WHOLE month of April we will celebrating scrapbooking and raising donations for Broken Arrow Neighbors. Come join the fun.
National Scrapbooking Day Celebration Benefiting Broken Arrow Neighbors
During the month of April we will be collecting non-perishable food items and toiletries for Broken Arrow Neighbors. Every time you bring items in to the store, your name will go in the drawing for several prizes including 2 GRAND PRIZES, a limited edition Bo Bunny leather bag full of goodies.
Contests also going on.....
In conjunction with National scrapbooking day we will be running several contests. The votes will be counted and prizes award on National Scrapbooking Day at 7 pm.
Judges - The contests will be judged by the public who come into the store and vote. Judging will be from 10am April 24th to 6pm May 1st. Judges names will be drawn randomly during the week to win great prizes. You can only vote in each category once.
Altered Album - Everyone has to use the same 5 x 7 album as the base on their entry. The album is available for purchase at the store for $6.99. In creating the album, 90% of the product you use has to be from your current stash. The winner will be awarded a $50 gift certificate.
Journaling contest - The journaling has to be on a single or double page layout that can be slid into an album (can be smaller than 12 x 12, but not bigger) The winner will be awarded an awesome prize.
Best all Around Layout - Can be single or double sided. Must be able to be slid into an album. The winner will be awarded an awesome prize.
Most Creative Use of Flowers - Can be single or double sided pages, but be able to be placed in an album. The winner will be awarded and awesome prize.
Entries have to be at the store by 6 pm on April 23rd. The winning entries will be posted on our blog, facebook, and in the store and With winning also comes bragging rights.
At A Memory to Scrap we are known for our awesome prizes. This year my wholesalers have really out done themselves. We will be giving out tons of prizes including 2 grand prizes worth over $150 each. You can get entries into the drawings several ways. You can bring food into the store, vote on the contest, OR buy them. The tickets are $1 each and all of the money goes to Broken Arrow Neighbors.
Crops in April and May
We now have room for 30 croppers. There is plenty of space, so e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot. Crop fee is due at sign up. The calendar is online and we are accepting reservations for those dates.
Friday, April 9th from 4 pm to midnight
Saturday, April 10th from 9 am to midnight
Sunday, April 11th from 9 am to 8 pm
Friday, April 16th from 4 pm to midnight
Friday, April 23rd from 4 pm to midnight
Saturday, April 24th from 9 am to midnight
Friday, May 14thth from 4 pm to midnight
Friday, May 21st from 4 pm to midnight
Saturday, May 22nd from 9 am to midnight
Friday, May 28th from 4 pm to midnight
Saturday, May 29th from 9 am to 8 pm
Sunday, May 30th from 9 am to 8 pm
Friday crops are $5 and Saturday and Sunday crops are $10. Payment is due at sign up. We offer a frequent cropper program. When you pay for 10 crops, your 11th crop is free.Cropping is free during regular store hours when we do not have a scheduled crop.
Classes in April and May
April 8th at 11am and 6pm - Circle Book in the Round $20 - Abby, the queen of creative projects, has created the coolest little book using SEI's Claire line. Little is such a misnomer for this album. Once you untie the binding it expands to reveal dozens of wonderful places to put pictures and special thoughts.
April 22nd at 11am & 6pm - Page Lay Out with Linda $20 - Using awesome papers from American Crafts and Reminisce, Linda has designed a cute page of teals, limes, and orange. Oh and most importantly the peace symbol. Sign up to create this double page lay out show off your pictures of the young and young at heart.
May 5th and 6th - Cheryl Mezzetti with Creative Imaginations - See special article about these classes.
May 27th at 11 am & 6 pm -Tumbling Block class $30 - If you have been in the store in the last month, you have probably played with the demo for this class. If not, you need to come and see this cool project. Based on Graphic 45 paper Abby has created this flip block album that is the perfect gift for any dad or man in your life. In true Abby Style, she has created tenplates that you can use to make more of these albums. Some special items are needed for this class.
Cheryl Mezzetti is Coming to Broken Arrow on May 5th & 6th
I am so excited about this. Cheryl Mezzetti is a nationally acclaimed Scrapbook artist. She works for Creative Imagination. She is doing a national tour teaching classes, and she has chosen A Memory to Scrap as a store she would like to teach in. Find out more about Cheryl at her blog Cheryl's Blog. While visiting us, she will teach 3 different classes.
May 5th at 6 pm - Inspired Traveler!
Create this beautiful 5" x 8" travel book using the new Art Warehouse Inspired Traveler Collection. This finished project is filled with some fun surprises and techniques! The finished project is perfect for a upcoming vacation or even a day trip!The description of the other 2 awesome classes (May 6th at 11 am and 6 pm) will be coming soon. I will start taking reservations for all the classes on Thursday.
Now Open 2 Tuesdays a Month
Based on the number of requests we have received for more hours, we are trying this out. We will be open for shopping and free cropping on April 6th and 20th from 10 am to 3 pm.
Spring Garage Sale May 8th
Do you have scrapbook stuff you would love to get rid of? Are you looking for some great bargains on scrapbook goodies? Well this is the perfect time - May 7th from 10 am to 3 pm. To reserve a table please contact me via phone or e-mail. The cost for a table is $5. Table set up will be from 5 to 7 on May 7th at 9 am on the 8th. You can stay with your stuff and receive cash or store credit. Feel free to leave you goodies, and receive store credit.
A Memory to Scrap has gone high Tech
A Memory to Scrap is now all over the web. You can find at our web site www.amemorytoscrap.com OR amemorytoscrap.blogspot.com OR even on facebook at A Memory to Scrap and Twitter. Bookmark us, link up, and become a friend, so you can keep up with all the latest and greatest.
SEE you at the store soon for all your shopping needs and scrapbooking fun.