Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Only 6 days till 'Early bird special deals' expire.....

Hi everyone,
Just a reminder that there's only 6 days left until our 'Early bird' special deals finish...
So, if you have been considering attending our Phillip Island retreat in November, now would be the time to register, to save yourself some money..
Here's the details again

Scrapping with the Stars Retreat
14th-16th November 2014 - Phillip Island

We are excited to announce our upcoming retreat, and are so happy that you are interested in joining us for a weekend filled with fun, laughter, creativity and loads of inspiration.

WHERE: Phillip Island Adventure Resort
1775 Phillip Island road Cowes Victoria

WHEN: 4pm Friday 14th to 2pm Sunday 16th

COST: $320.00 (includes all meals and accommodation, demonstrations with Karen Shady and other fantastic artists, and a jam packed goodie bag.) (See Registration form for Early Bird Packages and Deals)

We have 3 inspirational teachers lined up for you this year
Michelle Grant
Stephanie Devlin
Maggie Armstrong
Cost of each class is $55.00
We will send sneak peeks and more info on classes soon.

We will also have a few FREE inspirational demonstrations from first class designers.



Star offer: Pay for the retreat in full by 30th of September and you will pay $295.00
(That is a saving of $25.00)

Super star offer: Pay for the retreat and all 3 classes in full by the 30th of September and you will pay
Retreat: $295.00
Classes: $50.00 each
(That is a saving of $40.00 PLUS you will receive a $15.00 voucher to spend at the retreat store)

What to Bring:

Bottom sheet and a sleeping bag or doona and a pillow slip, (pillow provided)
The venue also offers a linen service, which includes all bedding requirements, at an extra cost of $27.50 per person. (please let us know if you require this service)
Clothes for the weekend, (as there is a pool you may want to pack your swimmers)
Toiletries including towel etc
Scrapping things including photos, basic tool kit etc.
You are welcome to bring Alcohol.

We require a $75.00 holding deposit to secure your place at the retreat.
Due to the huge amount of interest in the retreat, we are, unfortunately, unable to secure a place, until deposits are paid. (Or you contact us to make other arrangements)

CANCELLATIONS: Cancellations after 30th of September will incur a cancellation fee of $150.00

Scrapping with the stars does not accept liability for loss of property or damage or personal injury arising from attendance at the retreat.
I have read the Terms and Conditions as above and agree to abide by them. I acknowledge that it is my responsibility to inform the organizers of the retreat, if any information changes or becomes incorrect.

Please direct any concerns, or questions to Karen Shady, or Stacey Apps, at scrappingwiththestars@yahoo.com.au

We look forward to sharing this weekend full of fun and inspiration with you
Karen, Stacey, and the team at Scrapping with the stars.


Friday, September 12, 2014

RETREAT WORKSHOP sneak peeks are here !!

We are so excited today, to announce the class sneak peeks for our 2014 Scrapping with the stars - retreat in Phillip Island 14th, 15th and 16th of November....

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Explore the possibilities in Mixed Media with this reverse canvas. Create unique backgrounds and full of depth and interesting texture within a rustic scene.
You can add a photo to this project or keep it just as a rustic themed 10”x12”canvas that you can add your favourite quote to.

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"All that Glitters is Gold" …… Be wowed in this layout class with Steph Devlin, full of glamour and bling. Steph mixes cutting edge techniques she has been taught, fused with her interpretation and style. This layout as full of glitz and glamour. Book early, so you don't miss out. It truly is divine.  

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Join Maggie in her beautiful mixed media extravaganza project.  More than just a layout, this is a project you'll want to display to the world!  Showcasing an altered photo of that special girl in your life, you will create an ethereal piece using a custom mix of blossoms, charms and vintage laces and muslin. 

Note about booking:
Upon confirmation of booking, please email the photo you intend to use to
maggieben@hotmail.com.  Maggie will digitally alter the background and colourings and email directly back to you for printing.  This is all included in the cost of the class.  Ideally your photo will be a head and neck shot with the face slightly tilted upwards.

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How do you book to do these classes you ask...  Well, its easy, simply follow the link Scrapping with the stars retreat registration , to register for our retreat, in November.
please remember that our 'early bird specials' finish at the end of the month (September 30th), so you only have 10 days to register and pay, to get the super deal... Check out HERE for all the details...

Any questions email scrappingwiththestars@yahoo.com.au
Have a wonderful, creative weekend...

Friday, September 5, 2014

Weekly update and winners

Hi scrappy friends... Welcome to the first of our weekly update posts.....

Well, Paperific was a huge success, we had a tonne of fun, and met up with a lot of friends, both old and new. We had a lot of interest in our retreat, and are v...ery excited for November to come.

Our tutors, Michelle Grant, Stephanie Devlin, Maggie Armstrong have the sneak peeks all ready to go, and we will be showing those next week... Thank you for your patience, and I promise you, it is going to be worth the wait.. These girls are just amazing artists, and Im sure, once you see the sneaks, you are going to want to do every one of their classes, I know we do

We have a long list of email contacts, from Paperific to get through, and those who registered their interest at Paperific should expect an email over the weekend. If you don't receive one, please let us know, as there were a few email addresses that we had trouble reading

Speaking of Paperific, Im sure you are all dying to know who the winners of our 2 gift packs are... ( sorry girls, this was a special promotion just for people attending Paperific)... The winner of large prize pack is .......JANINE LEGG............ and the winner of the smaller prize pack is .........LIZ McDONALD........... Congratulations ladies, please send us a private message, so we can get your prizes to you...

Just a reminder that the cut off for the 'early bird specials' is 30th of September, so, if you want to save yourself a heap of money, and receive a retreat shop voucher to spend, make sure you get your payments finalized by that date.. http://scrappingwiththestars.blogspot.com.au/2014/03/scrapping-with-stars-2014-retreat.html

Ok, that's about it for this week. We will be back next week to share the sneak peeks, along with lots more retreat news...

Have a wonderful, creative week

Karen, Stacey, and the team at Scrapping with the stars