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Tag Tuesday, Dies To Die For, July's Card/Layout Contest And More!

Hi Everyone!
Hope you are doing well and had a great Independence Day! I have a few photos and some info for you regarding upcoming classes and our Card/Layout Contest. Here is a link to our July Calendar:

Tag Tuesday, Tuesday, July 7th, 12:30 - 2PM. Class Fee: $5. Here is the Tag we will be making tomorrow. If you are planning to attend, please let me know by emailing me: or call the store 941-907-0807. In addition to your class kit, please bring a blending tool with foam applicators. We will use the following Distress Inks, Faded Denim, Festive Berries and Vintage Photo. Also, you will need a water brush for water coloring tomorrow and a heavy adhesive (scor tape, ATG, something strong for water color paper).

Dies To Die For, Tuesday, July 14th, 1:30 - 3:30PM. Class Fee: $15. We will use Finley's 123s, dies from Lawn Fawn to create these two cards. Bring your class kit and be sure to have an adhesive you can use with small die cuts (we will also use Lawn Fawn's Findley's ABCs and other small dies on these cards).

Art Journaling, Thursday, July 9th, 10AM-12PM, Class Fee: $10  Our second Art Journaling Class will Thursday, July 9th. Chrystal Beckel is the instructor for this class and will help us create this page. Participants need to bring the following to class:
Class kit, including a strong adhesive AND an empty Starbuck's Cup with outside holder (small size).

Tag Book, Friday, July 10th, 10AM - 4PM. Class Fee: $15. We will use Graphic 45 paper, chip board, paper towels, flowers and embellishments to create this tag book. It has 6 pockets and tags for photos, quotes, etc. If you have NOT registered for this class, but would like to attend, please register no later than Wednesday, July 8th. Check the calendar for additional Tag Book Classes.

Catalog Sale:
Our Catalog Sale items are arriving this week. I will send out an email as soon as all the items arrive.
Card/Layout Contest Template.
I forgot to send the template for the July Card/Layout Contest on Friday, so I wanted to include it in this email.  The winner of the Card/Layout Contest will receive a $25 Gift Certificate for the store. Your Card and/or Layout (based on the template) must be received in the store by Wednesday, July 15th. All the cards/layouts will be displayed for two weeks in the store and customers will have an opportunity to vote for their favorite. The Card/Layout with the most votes will win the $25 Gift Certificate. Winners will be announced in the Newsletter on July 31st.
If you have any questions about the Card/Layout Contest, please call me at 941-907-0802.

The Paper Nest Doll Stamps owners and designers (Christina & Larry Young) will be at The Stamper's Cove on Wednesday, July 8th, 10AM - 5PM. They are bringing a ton of their stamps with them (for purchase) and will show us how to use them on our cards and layouts! Here is an example of one of their stamps.

Used Stamp & Craft Sale, Saturday, August 8th. Mark your calendar - our summer Used Stamp & Craft Sale will be held on Saturday, August 8th, 9:30 AM - 2PM. Do you have stamps, punches, dies, cutting machines, paper trimmers, embellishments, etc that you no longer use and would like to sell? Then this is for YOU! You can bring your items to our sale and we will sell it for you (you do not have to sit at a table all day - just price it and we sell it)! If you would like to participate, please call the store to reserve your space and receive your code.
Here are a few more details:
- All items must be clean and in good condition
- The Stamper's Cove will receive 25% of total sales, balance will be given as cash/check.
- You must price all of your items - EVERYTHING must have a price. Even paper - if you are selling paper, please bag it and price it on the outside of the bag with your code.
- You can bring items to the store Tues. Aug. 4th ( I will stay open late for your convenience, just let me know if you will be coming after 5PM) - Thurs. Aug. 6th. 5PM. Items brought after 5PM Thursday will not be accepted for the sale.
- Items not sold MUST be picked up from The Stamper's Cove NO LATER THAN WED. AUG. 12TH. (I will stay open late on Tues. Aug. 11th if necessary).
- If you have any questions, please call the store: 941-907-0802.

I hope to see you this week at The Stamper's Cove! Please let me know if you have any questions or call the store if you would like to register for any classes! We have a lot going on in July - I hope you can join us!

Take care!
'Do Something Creative Everyday!'