Monday, September 1, 2014

Make and Take Madness

What a FUN day it was on Saturday with 
the debut of our Make & Take Madness event...

A variety of talented instructors were set-up
offering a $2 mini projects, mostly cards.

So many cute cards to select from! 

 Instructor Cheri...

 Here are some of the adorable cards that were offered:

A nice sampling of projects offered:

 Samantha and Irma

 Participants had a FUN time...

Instructor Shane... 

Instructor Beth featured adorable Halloween treat bags.

 Participants had a fun time making birthday cards...

Pat had her adorable handmade embellishments available too!
Perfect adornments for cards or any crafty projects...

Many shoppers dropped in for some shopping FUN too!

Thank-you to everyone who stopped by!
See you soon! ♥


Saturday, August 30, 2014

Artist Trading Card Swaps

We LOVE Artist Trading Cards! ♥

The Paper Collage hosts a monthly
ATC Swap with two different themes every month. 
Participate in one or both themes.

The swaps are DUE on the third Friday 
of each month...they are swapped out and
ready for pick-up or
 mailed back the following Friday...

The two themes for August were:
or the color combination

There were so many beautiful creations
that were turned in!

Thank-you to 
EVERYONE who participated! 

The cards have been swapped and 
have been put back in the mail
last Friday!

Parcels should be arriving to your
mailbox any day now...

Here are the swaps that were turned in for
the August Swap:

 I love the mustache paper wrapped with this one.

 At first, I thought someone sent me a snack! LOL!

 This one came from Barbara in Poland...
Love the envelope!

All of them were so beautiful!

When they are spread out on the table for swapping,
shoppers are always admiring how creative and
atunning they all are!

If you are interested in participating, 
there is MORE detailed info HERE

You turn in six ATCs and get five back
{The 6th one is displayed in the store for inspiration}

Your six cards can be the same or
make six different ones with the same theme.

The two themes for September are:
Fairies and Vintage School

DUE by Friday, Sept. 19th, 2014
Swapped and mailed back on Friday, Sept. 26th.

No need to sign-up...
Just create your cards and mail them in!

Mail your swaps to:

The Paper Collage
13925 W. Meeker Blvd, Suite 16
Sun City West, AZ 85375

It's so fun to participate!
Looking forward to seeing your swaps! ♥


Friday, August 29, 2014

New Stamp Sets

New stamp sets 
and an updated website
Releasing two new sets per month.

Don't you just LOVE stamping??!♥

These have been selling at The Paper Collage, online, 
and to other other brick and mortar stamp stores...

Let me know if you have a local stamp
store in your area that you think might
like to carry them... 

 Classic Cars are perfect for man cards.

 This image was one of my illustrations from a few years back.
She makes a sweet stamp...♥

 Available Sept. 2014

Great for stamping on a tag too...

New Halloween Stamp Set

Halloween Stamp Set
Available Sept. 2014

Golfer image is perfect for coloring...

Golfer stamp goes nicely with Graphic 45
"Good Ol Sport" paper...

Glorious Golf Clear Stamp Set

These sets are 4"x6" and stamp 
a very nice crisp image.
Made in the USA.

Thank you for stopping by!!


Wednesday, August 27, 2014

More Shopping Hours...

Effective Sept. 2014...

We've added MORE shopping hours!
We're OPEN on Tuesday too!
Hours: 10am-4pm

Drop by for some shopping FUN!

 Click on calendar to enlarge/print.

The Paper Collage is OPEN this 
Saturday, August 30th

See you soon!