Scrapendipity : scrap·en·dip·i·ty

The gift of making fortunate discoveries by accident, a talent for making discoveries while searching for other things.

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Happy New Years!

Happy 2015 ! Looking forward to many more fun events! :-)

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Graphic 45 with Jeanne and Lisa Nov 25

The little green truck will be at Jeanne's from 6-8 

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Make and Take with Holly Nov 20

Make and Take at Thorncliffe Community Association, 5600 Center St N

Email Holly to reserve your time, 10, 11, 12, 2, 3, 4, 5, or 5:30

We will be breaking for lunch from 1-2

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Gingerbread house at Lyndsay's Nov 16

The Little green truck will be at Lyndsay's from 9 am - noon ish. Email or text if you need the address :-)     403-399-2127

Friday, November 7, 2014

Canmore Solara Resort Nov 8

Saturday from 2-5 the little green truck will be in Canmore at the Solara resort. Come pop in if you are in town. :-)

Sunday, October 26, 2014

TEchniques with Dianne Nov 12

NOVEMBER 12 at 10:30 am
or 6:30 pm 
Another new class to add to your techniques books!
If you haven't been yet you just have to come try it!Dianne will be teaching several techniques and then they get put into a little book for future reference! Instructions for all steps are given so you won't forget what you did!! This is the best class to refresh on some products, or learn new ones!! ONE of the featured NEWEST product is the TIM HOLTZ sprays that Selena just got in!
We will also be doing embossing on metal to create new and matching embellishments for any project!
Alcohol inks on different mediums, watercoloring magic, and stamping in different ways with Tombows!
We will do one project where we will learn about different types of paper and how ink changes on each one! This is very useful as customers are always asking  what type of paper to use where with which inks!
This is a really FUN class, but very informative as well as you will take home so much useful tips and techniques!
This class is always full so sign up early!
NOTE: THE SAMPLE OF THE NEW TIM HOLTZ COLORS has not been included yet as Dianne is working on that one!


Christmas Copics with Jeanne Nov 11

Christmas Fun with Copics!!
The cards are in the making.....but you can still sign up to join Jeanne for this class on November 11 at 6:00 pm. Cost is $38. Email Jeanne to sign up at:

Make and Take with Holly Oct 30

This weeks make and take is the last of the fall cards.  We will start winter/Chirstmas cards next week.  Please join us at the Thorncliff community center.  Email to reserve your spot at 10am 11am noon and 1pm. 
We are so enjoying our new class at Thorncliff that we have decided to lengthen our make and take day.  So starting next week Nov 6 you will be able to attend make and takes right up to 5:30pm.  Hopefully we will get to see even more of you and hopefully lots of new faces too.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Nov 5 Christmas frames with Dianne

Dianne will be busy getting kits ready for the NOVEMBER 5th CLASS!!
WE will be having so much fun once again creating a great gift or keeping these 3 frames for your own Xmas d├ęcor!
At the end of the class you will walk out with 3 COMPLETED frames!!!
We will be using some new Tim Holtz Xmas stamps, and lots of other fun stuff!!!
All you have to bring is glue, splat mat and a few ink colors!

DATE: NOVEMBER 5th at 10:30 AM or 6:30 pm
If you can't come and want a kit, please let me know!!!
(If you take a kit you will get a photo of all 3 frames so it will be easier to assemble!)

COST: $35 for ALL 3 FRAMES!!!

Oct 21 Prima fun with Dianne

Come join Dianne to make these 3 large cards! Envelopes to match!!
The newest PRIMA girl stamps have arrived and we will be using them!
Come learn to color with Tombows, even if you haven't coloured before!
Layers and layers of fun!

October 21 10:30 am or 6:30 pm

Class fee: $28 please email Dianne to reserve your spot.

Oct 18 Witch hat and Matching Book With Holly and Selena

Oct 18 Saturday @ 10:30 
Come make this fun hat and book to put all your Halloween memories! Notice the lantern on the hat, it has an on switch to light the way for all your ghoul friends :-)

Email Selena to sign up 

cost is $55.00

Oct 16 Make and Take with Holly

Halloween tags with Holly

October brings us fall and Halloween.  For the next three weeks we will work on  Halloween Tags.  Each week will will do two tags so at the end of the three weeks we will have all six complete and then we can frame them as in this photo,  I have pre-purchased the frames they are $10 each. Please let me know if you would like one.  I will have them for the next 2 weeks and then I will return the ones I have left.
If you would like to join us This Thursday please email to reserve your spot at 10am 11am noon or 1pm.  
If you would like to do the tags and frame but cannot commit to all or any of the Thursdays I can prepare kits for you and leave them with Selena for pick up. 

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Nov 15 Configurations box with Lisa

Join Lisa for a fun day creating a special keepsake for that man in your life.  We will be altering a Tim Holtz Configurations Box, using many, many embellishments.  You can also bring some of your own keep sakes for advise on how to incorporate these into the design.  There is room for many photos, which you can add after the class.
Saturday November 15
Time - 11:00am 
Cost - $70.00
Contact Lisa at 
or 403-804-8409 to sign up.

Oct 25 or 26 Heartfelt Creation book with Jeanne or Holly

Come join Jeanne and Holly Oct 25th and/or Oct 26th to learn how to make these beautiful mini albums.  We could not decide between the two paper lines so decided to make both.  Jeanne will create an album using Heartfelt creations "Once upon a time" collection (peach and teal) on Sat Oct 25 and Holly will create the same album using Heartfelt creations "Raindrops on roses" collection (purple and green) oon Sunday Oct 26
Both classes will be held at the Hawkwood classroom (Jeanne's House)  and both will start at 10am.  The cost is $55.   There is only one spot  left for the Sunday class, Raindrops on Roses.  Email for the Sunday class and
for the Saturday class.

Oct 16 Copic fun with Jeanne

It is getting close to that spooky time of year and some of you requested a Halloween Copic class and you got one!!! 
Class will be on October 16th at 6:00 p.m. at Jeanne's place. 
Cost is $38 and these cards are decorated fun inside too. 
Contact Jeanne to sign up at:

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Canadian Scrapbooker Carnival at Spruce Meadows

WOW what a weekend!!! We had so much fun at the Carnival this year, surrounded by my best Peeps, lots of familiar faces, and lots of new ones!! Even tho it rained we had a blast!! Thankyou everyone who helped! and who braved the weather and came to see us!!

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Sept 21 Sunday Prima Stationers desk book with Selena

Come build this book with Selena, it has lots of fold out pages and flips for holding photos and journal cards. This is using the beautiful Prima line Stationers Desk.

Cost of the book is 65.00 email Selena to reserve your spot.

Monday, September 8, 2014

Oct 11 saturday Halloween Layout with Selena

Come do this spooky page for your little goblins! Saturday Oct 11 @ 10:30 email Selena to reserve your spot.

Price $27.00 page 1
Additional $10.00 if you would like page 2

Sept 23 and 24th Fall frolic with Dianne


Dianne has create 3 large cards with oodles of details and embellishments!
The 2 girl cards are brand new stamps from Unity that Selena has in stock for the class!
Fall and Halloween themed cards also new techniques in them to learn! We will be sewing on burlap, making your own flowers with several different inks, and glittering and coloring! 6 different Tombows are being used, great introduction to using Tombows to color!(if you don't have any, no worries!)
The 3rd card is in honor of Thanksgiving, but again if you want, any of these cards can have different sentiments to suit what works for you! There is lots of layering and learning in all of these cards!!! Hope to see you!

DATE: Sept 23 at 6:30
or Sept 24th at 10:30 am

PRICE: $28

Seot 18 and 19th Techniques class with Dianne

SEPT 18th at 6:30 and SEPT 19th at 10:30 am

Dianne will be continuing on with her techniques class for the fall!
We will be doing 8 different projects, each with different techniques to learn. Some of the techniques she will teach is:
-using pigment inks on a black background, sticky stuff and glitter,using the NEW MINI ink pads from Tim Holtz to create a lush background, using white paint for a unique project, tombows and H2O,  and some unusual ways to enhance any diecut with embossing powder!
Each class you will get FULL INSTRUCTIONS to help you remember each step, which can be cut out and added to the back for future reference! All projects are put onto 5x6 heavy paper so you have your own book to keep!


Sept 12 Fall Frames with Dianne

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CLASS was just designed and will be THIS WEEK on FRIDAY SEPT 12!!!

Dianne has designed this class just in time for the fall season! Weather you keep them for yourself for fall decorations or give as a gift, they will look great on anyone`s mantle! Just so you know, if you have a different quote you would like to use, please bring it along and we can customize them to suit you! She will have lots of other sayings that can be used if you want!
The class will include the 3 frames as shown, and you will walk out the door with 3 finished products! Lots of layering with flowers, leaves and even try out some corkboard diecutting! We will also be embossing, paper distressing and coloring sunflowers with Tombows!

DATE: THIS Friday, Sept 12
at 10:30 am or 6:30 pm

Sunday, July 27, 2014

July 31 make and take with Holly

This weeks make and take was once again designed by Debbie. Wee will be using a fun new die and tim holtz ink.  Email to sign up  for 10am 11am 1pm 2pm or 3pm.
Look forward to seeing you Thursday.

Monday, July 14, 2014

July 17 Late night make and take with Selena

The special for the late night make and take is 10% off stamps. 
Email Holly to reserve your spot, hourly from 10-6

July 29 10:30 and 6:30 By the Sea with Dianne

BY the SEA
Dianne will be doing 3 very creative cards perfect for a summer themed card for any occasion!
We will be layering, coloring with distress inks, and just having a wee bit of fun!!
All you need to bring is a splat mat, blending tool, evergreen bough ink(if you have) scissors and adhesives!

DATE: TUES July 29
10:30 am
and also TUES July 29th

Bring a friend to this class and you will get a $10 gift!!!

If you want a kit, please let me know by July 26. Cost for a kit if you are can't make it is $25

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

June 19 Make and Take late night with Holly

Make and Take for this week  Contact Holly to sign up and this is the week with extra times in the evening too!! Times are: 10, 11, 1, 2, 5, 5:30, 6, 6:30, 7 or 7:30 Contact Holly to sign up at:

G45 with Jeanne and Lisa June 24 at 6PM

Monthly Graphic 45 card class with Lisa and Jeanne on June 24th at 6:00 p.m. Contact Jeanne to sign up:

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

June 20 at 10:30 and 6:30 Summer gorjuss girls with Dianne

Summer Gorjuss Girls
Dianne has created 3 new cards in the fun and bright colors for these Gorjuss Girls class!!! She has decided to use 2 of the newest of the Gorjuss Girl Stamps!!! The 3rd card(in the purple and blue) can be changed to a choice of one of the new girls that is arriving before the class from Selena so you will have a choice of which girl you would like to use!!!(for example, the girl on the books, etc! They will all be available for you to choose!)  The inside of the cards will have a sentiment of your choice to personalize your card!
We will be using Tombows for coloring, which Selena is now carrying in sets to make it easy for you! If you have never tried Tombows before, Dianne will have the colors for you to use!
DATE: JUNE 20th at 10:30 am   and also JUNE 20th at 6:30 pm
 COST: $28 as we will be making 3 matching tags for the cards! They will be a surprise!

June 21 at 10:am Pet Album with Holly

Holly has rebooked her great pet album class!!!  
Join Holly on June 21 at 10:00 a.m. to make this cute pet album. This album was designed by the Bo Bunny design team. Cost for this class is $35. Contact Holly to sign up:   (this class will be at Jeanne's house)

June 11 at 10:30 or 6:30 Monthly techniques with Dianne

MONTHLY Technique CLASS  Come join us as we get just a little bit messy with all the products we will be playing with! We always create 8 different projects with techniques that are different from the last month! If you haven't come to one, try it out! For each technique taught you will get instructions that can be added to the back of each project, then assembled into a book for further reference!  We will be using some new products such as Raised Glitter Glue with stencilling, the NEW PRIMA SPRAYS, Glitter backgrounds, UTEE on plastic, and even learning to make your own stamps from recycled products!   Contact if you are interested!  DATE: WEDNESDAY JUNE 11, at 10:30 am OR 6:30 pm  CLASS FEE: $25

June 5 2014 make and take with Holly

Another great Make and Take with Holly this Thursday!! Let her know which time you want, 10, 11, 1 or 2. Contact her at: to sign up for your spot!!

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

May 29 Make and Take with Dianne and Selena

Come join Selena and Dianne next week for May 29's make and take. Time to get inky!!! Please email Holly to select your time 10,11,1 or 2

Monday, May 26, 2014

May 28 Gorjuss Girls with Dianne at 10:30 am or 6:30 PM

There is still room in these classes if you want to come make these fun cards! 
WED, MAY 28th at 10:30 am or 6:30 
We will be making 3 cards, using Tombow markers to shade the images! Lots of embellishments and layers! Cards can be changed to whatever sentiment you want!
COST $25
Please contact Dianne at if you are interested

June 3 at 6:30 or June 4th at 10:30 fairies and pixies with dianne

There is still room in these classes if you want to come make these fun cards! 

JUNE 3 at 6:30 or JUNE 4th at 10:30am
COST $25
Please contact Dianne at if you are interested!

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

May 1 Make and Take with Selena 10,11,1 or 2

Here is the great Make and Take card for this week that Selena will do with you!! Let Holly know what time you will be there: 10, 11, 1 or 2

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

May 1 at 6PM or May 2 at 10:30 Spring mini book with Dianne

Dianne's Spring Mini Book on THURSDAY MAY 1st at 6:00 or FRIDAY MAY 2nd at 10:30 . Contact Dianne at:

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

May 3 calendar page with Selena at 10:30

Selena's Calendar page on Saturday- May 3 at 10:30. Contact her at: