March Birthday Newsletter
10 years old

Welcome to our March Birthday Update edition.
 March is an extra special month for us.

 The Island Is 10 years Old!!!

We also want you to save the dates for some up-coming events including:
  -- Amy Tangerine on April 28th
  -- National Scrapbook Day on May 5th & 6th

Please make sure to call ahead to reserve your spot for any Friday Night Crops or Theme Crops. Space is limited and we may not be able to accommodate you - especially if the crop is being held in the store.


Join our FACEBOOK page to keep up to date on what goes on at The Island.


Larger Crop Tables for Friday Night Crops. If you have a larger group coming to our Friday night crops (8-10 croppers), please let us know when signing up so we can reserve a large table for your group. Please do not move tables during crops. Thanks!


 To sign up for any classes or crops, please stop by the store or call during store hours to sign up. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate any sign ups via email or voice mail at this time. Thanks!


 Please remember that ALL Crops and Classes are for Adults 18 of age or older (unless other specified, ex: "Mommy & Me Crops", etc). Please, no babies or children at these events. Thanks for your cooperation and understanding.


In This Issue
So Much Fun Happening on the Island
FREE Make & Takes, Classes & Crops


Ranger Make & Take
Utee Rosebud Rings


Julie Kelly 

Sunday, March, 18th

  Time: 12-4pm


   Join Julie Kelly   

For a Utee Melt Art
Make & Take.
You'll create a beautiful Utee Rosebud Ring
to wear while learning fun tips on using
the Melting Pot, Utee, Heat it Inks &
Mold and Pour! 



Bangle Make & Take


Marah Johnson

Monday, March, 19th

**See New Start time  

Time: 1-4pm


   Join Marah for a  

Luminarte Make & Take.
You'll create a
beautiful Bangle
to wear while
learning fun tips
on using all that is luminarte! 
In this is make & take
we will play with stencils
and various
LuminArte Products
and more....
you will go home with
a of piece art you can wear
and inspiration to
last for quite some time


Collage Illusions &   

Art Journal
Marah Johnson Class

Collage Illusions &  

Art Journal   

backgrounds and collage techniques 


Marah Johnson

Monday, March 19th 

Cost: $42.00 

Time: 7-9:30pm 


Join Marah for a evening filled with color, texture, techniques and more. If you love art journaling, mixed media, no rules, playing outside the box or the art of collage this is the class for you. we will play with stencils, watercolor, acrylic, various LuminArte Products and much much will go home with loads of pieces to incorporate into your art projects, and inspiration to last for quite some time

Student supply list

assorted paint brushes
black permanent pens-asst sizes
white opaque pen
matte medium or matte modge podge
fashion magazine
news paper...(going to be working on top of it for blotting)



Unibind Make & Take  

Unibind Make & Take



4x6 Unibind  

Make & Take


My Minds Eye

Follow Your Heart Papers 

March, 20th 

3:00 - 7:30 pm


Come join the fun!!!

Learn how to use the Unibind and make a mini book.


**Please call and  

reserve your spot.

This allows us to make sure we have enough Make & Takes on hand 



Make & Take   

Lucky 8 Make & Take 

Friday, March 23rd

Time: 3-9pm

Cost: Free


Make a fabulous Card using the Lucky 8 Punches    



We R Memory Keepers
Luck 8 Punches 

There are 6 different Lucky 8 Punches available

Buy 5  
Lucky 8 Punches  
 get the 6th one  


Regular Cost $39.99ea



**Buy 5 for $199.95 and get the 6th 1 FREE!!! 
*Price does not include tax 
**no other discounts can be applied on this purchase 


Savings of $39.99 


Our 10th Birthday Celebration


Sponsored By    

 Echo Park


Come Celebrate  

with Us!!!


Sat, March 24th

10:00 am - 12 Midnight  

Cost: $24.00


Lite Breakfast, Drinks and Snack will be provided 


Scrapbook 101


Scrapbook 101 Class  

March, 28th 

 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  


Friday Night  

Crop March 30th   



Friday Night Crop  

March 30th


Heidi Swapp


 heidi swapp class 1

So Sweet
Magnetic Cover Mini

Heidi Swapp 
Saturday, March 31st 
Cost: $55.00 

Learn to make an adorable 8x8 mini-album 
with a hidden magnetic closure using the  
NEWEST 'Sugar Chic' Collection by Heidi Swapp.
 This 8 page, 8" album is constructed from the ground up using a no-fail book making thechnique you can use again and again for any size or shape mini you might want to make!
 It's perfect for a gift, and easy enough to make again and again!
It's a MUST-TAKE class!
 Students will need to be prepared with: 
Trimmer, plenty of adhesive, and a scoring tool is optional.

 The class focus will be on the book construction, but also features Heidi's NEW 'trimmings', Instaframes, and the coordinating Banner Delights!

Supplies Needed:
Scoring tool
Bone folder
Mini foam dots
Heat tool

Our Price: $55.00

Heidi Swapp

 heidi Swapp Class 2

 Heidi class 2

Color Magic
Memory Folder Mini:

Heidi Swapp 
Saturday, March 31st 
Cost: $60.00 

Between the Color Magic 
and the Memory File,  
the possibilities are endless!  

And this class will be all about exploring those possibilities! From a full package of 6 Color Magic Memory Files we will be whipping up 2 different types of mini-books!
We'll be misting and inking as well as learning some simple, fun ways to transform the file folders into little books that tell big stories!
Don't miss this opportunity to get Glimmery in a whole new way!
Students will need to bring: trimmer, long reach hole punch (big bite is best), adhesive, black pigment ink, 4" acrylic block, paper towels.
  We will be using Pink, Yellow and Turquoise Colored inks in class, please feel free to bring any color mist/ink you would prefer to use

This class will focus on inking and painting techniques as well as mini-book construction, and will feature Heidi's new Trimings, Banner Delights, Sugar Chic Pennants, stamps and Photo Captions! 

Supplies Needed:
Big Bite/long reach hole punch
Mini foam dots
Paper towels
Corner rounder
Heat tool (optional)
Ranger ink blending tool (optional)
Our Price: $60.00

Heidi Swapp

 Heidi class 3

Heidi Swapp class 3 

Memory File Fabulous!
Heidi Swapp
Saturday, March 31st
Cost: $65.00


Come and find out what
all the buzz is about
and check out
the brand new
'Memory File' system 
 by Heidi Swapp.  
This 3 hour class
will include some
inspirational back-story
about the evolution of this
innovative scrapbooking concept,
 as well as completing 3 Memory
Files to take home
and fill with your stories!
This class will feature
the super-popular
No-Limits line of files,
perfect for your travels,
and FUN!
Heidi will be sharing ideas
for capturing more photos,
and information by using
unique interactive elements;
some included in her new line
of products,
and others she'll show
 you how to craft on your own!

  Students will just need
to bring basic
scrapbooking supplies including: Trimmer, scissors,
adhesive, long reach hole punch,
black pigment ink,
4" acrylic block,
corner rounder and
small foam dots.
Supplies Needed: 
Big bite/long reach hole punch 
Black pigment ink 
4" acrylic block 
corner rounder 
small foam dots 
Our Price: $65.00   

Mega Crop 



Sat. April 14nd

10:00 am - 11:00 pm


Join us for our  

Mega Crop  

this month and spend an uninterrupted day cropping.


Call your friends  

and enjoy a  

fun day of creativity!


Cost includes snacks, beverages & dinner.  

Other meals are on your own

Doors open promptly at 10am.


Call today as these crops always fill up quickly and space is limited



New Basic Grey Class  

 Page of the Month


Basic Grey Class

Thursday. April 12
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Instructor:  Debbie Vaccaro
$279.00 for 12 months
New Class Sign-ups
Space limited to 18 students 

Sign up for this 12 month series of beautiful Basic Grey layouts. If you miss a month, no worries, you can pick up the kit and do it at home.  

Each kit includes papers from Basic Grey lines.  

You will receive patterned papers, along with coordinating embellishments.  

You can personalize your monthly layouts to fit your own themes as well.  

You'll receive full packages of embellishments used in class. You'll have plenty of product left to make more layouts or cards at home.  

In this class you will learn to follow a scrapbook layout sketch.  

Use it in class, then you change the papers and use it over and over to produce eye catching layouts.  


Please bring a basic tool kit, including: corner rounder, white opaque journaling pen, and dimensional adhesive (glue dots, quick dry or similar)  

Remember that you'll receive a 10% discount on all purchases made the day of the class!

Crafting Workop with May Flaum 


Sat. April 22nd

11:00 am - 1:30 pm


May Flaum is a long time instructor,  

author, and is visiting with a special class exclusive for Scrapbook Island!  

With her experience, she's the perfect instructor to guide you into a closer look at some of the newest and best products coming out.

From resist papers to her favorite Tim Holtz products, Heidi Swapp's hot travel line  

to the amazing vintage chic line London Market by Pink Paislee,  

and so much more.

This class is designed to get you creating, give you ideas for the hot craft trends

of the season, and let you play  

with some of the latest and greatest products available.


Lots of techniques will be shown and creative play encouraged  

as May walks you through  

five different projects.


Students will receive a generous class kit, as well as a PDF handout  

emailed to them after class  

with detailed photos of the projects, tips, and more.  

Students unable to attend may reserve a class kit.

Save The Date:  

April, 28th  

 Amy Tangerine

Friday Night Crops

 Friday Night
Fri. March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

6:00 pm - 12:00 am

 Purchase a crop card for $50.00 good for 6 crops!

This month due to the Heidi Swapp class and the Leap Year Crop, the regular crop on March 30th will be held in the store .
Doors open at 6:00 pm and close promptly at midnight  Want to hold your spot with a Crop Card? No problem, however we will require a credit card with all sign-ups.
Please note that crops are for adults age 18 and older.

 If you have a large party of 8- 10, please let us know when signing up. We do have 2 tables set up for larger groups in the crop room to accommodate you & all your friends. We ask that you do not move tables during crops.
Please sign up in advance. Cancellations: Cancellations must be made before 5:00pm the Wednesday prior to the crop you are attending. No refunds will be processed after that day.

Open Crop Time 


You are welcome to crop at the store whenever there are no other crops or classes going on.  

Please note the minimum age of croppers is age 8.  

Here's how... The first 90 minutes of crop time are FREE OF CHARGE. Anything after 90 minutes, there will be a $10 charge per person/seat.

You will receive a store credit for $10 to be used the same day you crop


PLEASE call ahead of time to make sure there is space and/or no classes, etc going on.  

This is a first come, first served crop time.

Also, please sign in at the front desk upon arriving.  

Thanks in advance for cropping with us at the Island!

National Scrapbook Day 

National Scrapbook Day Save the Date:

May, 5-6th


It will be a blast!

We look forward to you attending our

Big Day!

Watch for more

information coming soon! 

We appreciate your business and thank you for learning, cropping and shopping on the Island!
Laurie Jimenez
Scrapbook Island
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