Thursday, July 21, 2011

New Catalog Open House!

Please join me as we welcome our new SU! catalog into being! We will have games, prizes, make-n-takes, demonstrations, give aways (i.e., a spiral bound catalog!), sneak peeks at upcoming classes with the opportunity to sign up at a discount, a garage stamp sale and of! We will have a drawing to receive hostess benefits for this order!

You have the chance to win free shipping and tax (20%) by doing the following:
5% off for rsvping by the 20th
5% for bringing a friend not on my list
5% for buying a catalog or bringing a copy you already have
5% for bringing your wishlist

We will be making 2 make n takes and here are the projects!
Supplies for Flower Bookmark:
Stamp Set: Fabulous Phrases
Paper: Blushing Bride, Very Vanilla
Ink: Early Espresso
Ribbon: 5/8" early espresso satin ribbon
Tools: Big Shot, Fun Flowers Die, jewelry tag punch, glue gun, mat pack, paper piercing tool, 1/8" hole punch
Accessories, Rhinestone brads, sponge dauber
Supplies for Nugget Purse: 
Paper: Marina Mist, Soft Suede, Pink Pirouette, Beau Chateau DSP
Tools: Paper cutter with scoring blade, itty bitty shapes punch pack, boho blossoms punch, paper piercing tool
Accessories: Sticky Strip, silver brad
Ribbon: 1/4" white grosgrain

Dimensions for nugget purse: (Thanks to Mary Fish...I just copied these straight from her site)
  • Cut Marina Mist to 1 1/2" x 4 1/2"
  • Cut Beau Chateau Designer Series Paper to 1 1/4" x 4 1/2" and adhere to Marina Mist on one end or your paper bows.
  • Score (from the top, meaning over the Designer Series Paper):  1 3/16", 2 3/16", 3 1/2" and 3 3/4"
  • Use Bone Folder to set score lines.
  • Add Sticky Strip to 1/4" wide area, between 3 1/2" and 3 3/4" score lines.
  • Adhere 5" of Whisper White Grosgrain Ribbon to Sticky Strip.
  • Fold to purse shape and use a Paper-Piercing Tool to create a hole and add a brad/punched flowers to "close" purse.
  • Wrap Hershey's Nugget with 1" x 3" piece of Beau Chateau Designer Series Paper.  Or check out the new catalog stamp "It's a Wrap" (p. 59).  Adhere with Sticky Strip
I really hope you can make it to my open house.  I am so excited to be with everyone after taking a few months off!

Inky Hugs!!
Beth :)


Cindy said...

I love that bookmark !!! Awesome !!!! Can't wait to make it. :-)