Thursday, November 24, 2011

2 for 1 sale

2 for 1 Cuttlebug Folders
2 for 1 Memories Ink Pads
2 for 1 Clear Stamps
2 for 1 Paper
2 for 1 Embossing Powder
2 for 1 Peel Offs

 2 for 1 Punches

That's right - from now until Sunday all these items are

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

the latest

It's that time of year again!  If you haven't started yet it's not to late to start your Christmas cards!

If you need a little motivation we have a couple options for you! First, the Elves at I'm Impressed having been working overtime to provide you beautiful samples to inspire you stop by any time.

Elf  Eleonor  has the eggnog out for Coffee and a Card  this Thursday.  She'll be creating a little Christmas magic from 10:30 to 12:30.  Drop by anytime, sit down have a coffee and make a card only $2.

Saturday is Stamp Club!  For a $5 drop in fee you can join the ladies at the False Creek Community Center from 9:30 to 11:30.  One of the members will be demoing simple background techniques.  Please bring the following if you wish to get "hands-on":
  • Cardstock
  • Glossy cardstock
  • Distress Ink pads or other dye ink pads (2 or 3)
  • Chalk ink pads (3 co-ordinating colours)
  • Metallic ink pad (complementary to chalk pad colours)
  • Clear drying glue
  • Blending tool or sponge
  • Rubbing alcohol in spray bottle
  • Cling film/plastic wrap (about a 6” long piece width of roll)

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

new arrivals

With the holidays just around the corner we've been getting new shipments every week.  Yesterday Savvy Stamps arrived with oodles of their contemporary images for the season.  Last week we received embossing folders from Craft Concepts with funky Christmas designs.  Our Copic marker display over runnuth with Christmas colours.  Piles of PeelOff stickers - great with glitter or on there own. Speaking of glitter have you seen the new Vintage Christmas collection?

Monday, November 21, 2011

card of the week

How's  that  song start... It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere you go and  here I'm Impressed it's in full swing.  This weeks card features a contemporary tree and just a touch of bling.

Sunday, November 13, 2011

just arrived

If you haven't started your Christmas cards,  stop by the store, oodles of new stamps from Sunshine Designs have just arrived. In the last month, we've received over a hundred new holiday images from Stampabilities, Penny Black, Stampendous, and more.  Our card elves are so busy making samples to inspire you, we're almost run out of room.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

card of the week

An elegant navy and blue card with snowflakes stamped with White stazon is this week's card of the week. A touch of twine finishes it off quite nicely!

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

coffee and card

 Join us Thursday mornings for coffee and a card.   Drop in between 10:30 to 12:30 Thursday,   pour yourself a coffee, sit with Eleonor and make a card.  The make  and takes will be different every week. We'll provide everything you  need for a $2 drop in fee. Tomorrow's coffee and a card is simple and clean. A classic design that can be used over and over again!

Monday, November 7, 2011

Up Go the Lights!

Halloween is over, so on the island that only means one's time to gear up for Santa!  This past week the crew on the island were hard at work putting up the christmas lights on the trees. 

At night, the island is all twinkly and bright.  The snowflake lights on the trees are so sparkly!  Come down and see it for yourself!

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Card of the Week

This week's card of the week features another cute Stamp & Die set from Hero Arts called Snowman.

Isn't he an adorable snowman!  Below is a picture of the stamp set and all the images than come with it.

To order this kit or the stamp and die set, just give us a call at 604-684-4657.