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Monday, May 23, 2022

Battle of Alberta North and South Before Wednesday May 25th!!!


.. Hockey can't have all the fun we are ALSO going to have a Battle of Alberta!! The North and South store are in competition!!! What does that mean?? It means that whichever store North or South has the most shoppers on Tuesday and Wednesday will determine which location gets a STORE WIDE sale?????

So if you want the store closest to you to win, get in and make a purchase! Every purchase counts, we will tally numbers on Wednesday night ( May 25th) and then the next three days one store will have a great sale!!! We will send a newsletter again on Thursday morning with the details and the winning store :-)

Who will win the battle of Alberta?

Mixed Media Canvas - Soul ART with Allison Orthner July 6, South


Mixed Media Canvas - Soul ART with Allison Orthner
Wednesday, July 6, 1-4pm @ South store
$45 +GST

Soothe your soul creating a deep and meaningful mixed media canvas. you select supplies, motifs, quotes ect that resonate with you and add in some "hidden" symbols that take on an extra meaning as you create. no artistic talent is simply come ready to experience an artistic journey !

Please call the South store to register 403-457-7790
Supplies to bring: white gesso, Decoupage medium, texture paste, paint brushes, a few favourite colours of: acrylic paints, gelatos, crayons, inks, etc. OPTIONAL: stamps, Stazon ink, washi tapes, meaningful ephemera. 

Soulbook - "Foundations" - Soul ART with Allison Orthner June 25, South


Soulbook - "Foundations" - Soul ART with Allison Orthner

What is the foundation of your life? This simple mixed media workshop digs deep into how we can journey through life in a healthy way through a strong foundation. We will cover 4 main topics and create 4 pages inside a soulbook that you can visit over again to soothe and affirm your soul.
Saturday, June 25, 10am-4pm @ South store
$85 +GST

Please call the South store to register.
Supplies to bring: white gesso, Decoupage medium, paint brushes, acrylic paints (black, blue, green, red, yellow plus 2-3 favourite colours) gelatos, crayons, inks, etc. OPTIONAL: stamps, Stazon ink, washi tapes, meaningful ephemera. 

Honor Your Scars - Soul ART with Allison Orthner June 21, North


Honor Your Scars - Soul ART with Allison Orthner

Tuesday, June 21, 1-3pm @ North store
$25 +GST

Please call the North store to register 403-455-6772

Supplies to bring: white gesso, Decoupage medium, paint brushes, a few favourite colours of: acrylic paints, gelatos, crayons, inks, etc. OPTIONAL: stamps, Stazon ink, washi tapes, meaningful ephemera. 

"Happy Campers" Make & Take with Kim Thursday, May 26th, North

 Thursday, May 26th,  North Store

Camping season is almost upon us, and these shimmery and delightful camp trailer-shaped cards (made with Honey Bee's Honey Cuts) can help inspire and get campers in the mood for another lovely summer in the great outdoors!  An ideal greeting card for the nature-lovers in your life, this week's Make & Take is offered in two color themes of blue plaid, or red plaid.  Choose which one you prefer, or even both!  Just be sure to advise of your color preferences upon ordering.  Please note that plaid patterns may vary in the kits, but will still be either the blue or red themes that you chose, as they are from the Memory Box Woodsy Plaid or Christmas Plaid 6x6 paper collections.  

Please e-mail Kim at to reserve a spot for either 12:00, 1:00 or 2:00 pm, and also include the number of kits you would like, as well as your color preferences.  

Supplies to bring to the class:
Faded Jeans Distress ink (not Oxide) for blue plaid kit
Aged Mahogany Distress ink (not Oxide) for red plaid kit
Small head blending brushes or sponge daubers
Foam tape
Double-sided tape
Strong liquid adhesive
Jewel picker
Craft tweezers

If you are not able to attend the class, but would still like to purchase kits, please also e-mail Kim to advise how many kits you would like, your color preferences, and e-transfer payment.  The cost is $5 per kit.  Your kits will then be available for pick-up at the store of your choice. 

Spring Flowers Make & Take with Pat May 26, North


The sun is shining and the birds are back and so are the flowers!! This cheery spring flowers cards is fun and glittery. Who says red and pink don’t go together, I think they do. 
Items to bring to class is your basic kit of cutter, scorer, bone folder, jewel picker, glue and tape. 
I will bring all other goodies. 
You can bring your own stamp set if you like for sentiment and inside card. 
Thank you for your continued support
Pat Metner 
Make and Take W/Pat
May 26,2022 at South store.
$5.00 per card 
Book hourly 10:00 - 4:00
Take and Makes available, please tell me which store and how many and payment requested upon ordering please.
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Friday, May 20, 2022

Wednesday, May 18, 2022



Clear Stamp 'I Love Dad' HERE
I love Dad Stencil HERE
I love Dad Die , HERE
You're the Man 12 x 12 paper pack HERE

You're the Man Card Kit HERE

Best Parents, Stamp HERE
Best Parents, DIE HERE

Wood Plank Die, HERE
Pick Up Stamp, HERE
Sample using this stamp below
Snarky Birthday Sentiments Stamp HERE

Snarky Birthday Sentiments Die,  HERE
Kindness Sentiments Stamp HERE
Kindness Sentiments Stamp Die HERE
Clear Stamp Car Show HERE
Sample with this stamp Below
12 x 12 pk, Sir Vagabond Aviator  HERE
6 x 6 pk, Sir Vagabond Aviator HERE
8 x 8 Sir Vagabond Aviator HERE 
12 x 12 Maxi Background, Sir Aviator  HERE 
6 x 6 background pk Sir Vagabond Aviator   HERE 
8 x 8 background Sir Vagabond Aviator HERE HERE

Sir Vagabond Aviator, Die cuts  HERE 
Sir Vagabond Aviator Clear Die cuts HERE 
Sir Vagabond Aviator, Soft Mold , New York Building  HERE 

Sir Vagabond Aviator  Stencil, Gears, HERE 
See the entire selection of Vagabond Aviator HERE

NOTE: We have a huge in store selection
 for immediate sales, as well as unique items available in store only.  When you are shopping our online store, please allow 3-4 business days for your order to be shipped from the warehouse for in store pickup or delivery by mail.  As indicated in the online catalogue, some items may be  pre ordered*, with an approximate delivery date, or out of stock*.

Click on HERE to shop online today!!

#22 -9250 Macleod trail SE 
Phone 403 457 7790

208 3400 14Th st NW
Calgary Alberta
T2K 1H9
Phone 403-455-6772
 (facing Chelsea St) Calgary, Alberta

See google directions HERE

Monday, May 16, 2022

Lee's 101st Birthday!!


We have another big birthday to announce if you would like to send a card :-)

Newport Resident Birthday

Our lovely resident Lee at Newport Harbour Care Center is celebrating her 101st birthday in May.

If you would like to send Lee a card please address to:

Lee’s Birthday
Newport Harbour Care Center
10 Country Village Cove NE
Calgary, AB
T3K 6B4

MAKE & TAKE, Fathers Day , with Pat, May 19 South


May 19,2022 at the South store with Pat

Fathers Day Buckle Pocket card
Special Fathers Day card this year
It’s got a buckle closure and a tag in the pocket!
Because of the technique and all the dies needed, this card will be an in class Only Make and Take.
You will get to pick your own pattern paper from the precut pieces and bases are cut for you already.  We will be die cutting and assembly.
It’s so easy and awesome when completed and comes with an envelope to finish it off.
I book hourly 10:00 - 4:00
Just email me to book
Cards are $5.00 per card.
There are only 40 classroom kits prepped so book early.
Thank you for your continued support.
Pat Metner