Friday, August 24, 2012

Bonus Telescoping Card Class

Did you miss the first telescoping card class ... you are in luck... Another class will be Saturday, Aug 25th at 10:00 am.  Class is $10.  Room for Eight... Please RSVP if you are interested in attending. (four spots have been filled)

Please bring the following supplies if you have them:
Pencil and eraser
12x12 cutter
CTMH versa mat
Score pal
Piercing tool
ruler (at least 12 inches)

These are the two cards we will be making... 

front and closed
front and open

If anyone missed the class and would like the, it's available for purchase for purchase with instructions for $10 plus $2 if shipping is required.  Email me at

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Please welcome the new Artiste Cricut Cartridge

Just started playing with new cartridge and I totally love love love it... Wanna play???

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

It's Your Day Double D stamp set

August/ September Constant Campaign begins today... 

When your purchase reaches $35, you can purchase the "It's Your Day" Double D stamp set (retail value $35.90) for just $5. 

This is a super fun set!!! Watch the video... then contact me with your order or attend my open house Tuesday August 21st for more specials!!!

Here's my first project using this darling set... 
12x12 page featuring the "It's Your Day" stamp set
This set made me smile!!!


Friday, August 10, 2012

Open House Details

Hi Hi...

Wanted to share with you the Open House Details.... as there are a few changes this year.  It's exciting to share these details with you...

First, let's start with the constant Campaign!  When you order $35, you can also purchase this special Double D (retail value of $35) for an additional $5!  Woot woot! Such a great deal.
And bonus, you can also take home one of my older ink pads.  Your name will also go in a drawing for a free stamp set.

**When your purchase reaches $70, you will receive a free level 2 paper pack.... (you can pick one out of my bucket or order a new one) and you name will go into a drawing for the half price item. And remember to add the SOTM for just $5.

You will get to create a fun "Sweet Treats" card:
How fun is that... They are so cute!  (candies will be used for the open house) ask me how to create refillable containers.

There will be plenty of time to peruse the new idea book! We will do a quick idea book tour at about 7:30 or so.
Lots of new products will be on hand for you see and touch!  It always looks better in person!

**New Products

Make it from Your Heart Magazine
Studio J ... express collections
"Artiste collection" the new cricut cartridge
13 New WOTG projects including, cards, home decor and a cricut kit
Stamp scrubber
Chalk board paper

Display tray
New tools and embellishments... 

**Bring a friend that I don't know (as a customer) and receive a special goodie and your name goes into a drawing for a free stamp set. (also, take an extra book and give it to a friend)

There will be sign ups for Card Classes, WOTG and Hostess Club! (exciting new card classes starting Monday August 13th will be on the 2nd Monday each month) Sign up for three wotg events and be in a drawing to receive a free WOTG kit (retail value $29.95).

**Be sure to ask about Studio J scrapbooking!  It's easy and fun!  
Check out our new Express Collections for quick scrapping!  I have lots of tips and techniques to share.

**Be a Hostess!! Book a show and receive an additional $20 in hostess credits when you hold your show in September and receive one of my sweet treats cards that has embellishments.

**RSVP Bonus.... When you RSVP by Monday August 20th, you can choose 10 B&T papers from my stash and put your name in a drawing for a free stamp set.

**There's still time to sign up and join my team and get a free Damask Bag for just $50!  
Go to and sign up today! 

Come and join the fun at my Sweet Treats Open House Tuesday August 21st at 7:00 pm.  

If you are unable to attend, but would like to take advantage of the specials, please feel free to email an order to me... or go to my website (OBA and join the party (your bonus selections will be shipped to you separately). Your name will be put into the appropriate drawings.

Please have your order to me by Thursday as the order will be placed Friday morning.

Happy Scrapping and Stamping... 


Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Card Class Monday August 13th

It's here...  The Card Class that you have all been waiting for. 

The first class will be "Telescoping" card class.  We will be making two AMAZING cards!  Come and join us for a night of creativity and fun!  The class is $10 and will be Monday August 13th at 7:00 pm.

Please RSVP by Sunday if you plan to attend.  (class size limited to 6)  2 Peeps have already signed up.

Please bring the following items if you have them...

12 Inch Ruler
Piercing tool
Stylus (various sizes if you have them)

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Moonlight WOTG

Tonight as the gang was working on their Victory WOTG, I started working on September's WOTG... Moonlight... What a fun kit this is!  The first layout is my version of WOTG but it has been altered from the original a bit.  And it looks much better in person... The second layout is inspired by the  layout on 56 in the new idea book.

Moonlight WOTG set one (modified)
Moonlight set two (page 56 idea book)

Moonlight set three (inspired by Gina Brandstetter)
We will be doing this class Tuesday Sept 4th.  I hope to add another layout and the bonus project shortly.

This link shows you the bonus project.

Here's what the product information for the above layouts: 

G1051 Moonlight WOTG (includes level 2 paper pack, sparkles, haunted assortment, stampset and brochure) $29.95
X7161B Moonlight level two paper pack $9.95

Additional options:
**Z1754 Black and Grey Sparkle Assortment $2.95
**Z1741 Haunted Assortment $4.95
Z1746 My Creations Block 3x3 $3.95 (need two for the project)
Z1681 Dimensional Elements Numbers $3.25
X7161C Moonlight Complements $4.95
Z1776 Pixie Glitter Alphabet $5.95
Z1798 Black Tulle Ribbon $5.95
C1509 Magic potions $13.95
C1522 Creepy Creatures $13.95
Z1745 Black Flourishes $4.95
Z1802 Slate Satin Polka Dot Ribbon $4.95
Z1787 Slate accents $5.95

here's the cute countdown blocks bonus project

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Open House Projects

Here's an open house tease... 

Be sure to come to my CTMH Sweet Open House on Tuesday August 21st and create one of these fun sweet treats cards.  My cards feature embellishments and will be gifts for anyone who decides to have a CTMH party with me while the cards we make at the Open House will be filled with "Sweet Treats".

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

SampingDiva's August Newsletter

August is a great time of the year!!  Taking vacations, grilling out, swimming, projects, gardening, getting kids ready to go back to school and the like!  Oh yeah... and the new CTMH idea book comes out!
Betcha can't wait to see it!
CTMH Sweet Open House will be Tuesday August 21st at 7:00 pm:)  The format will be familiar, and slightly different!  Also, if you are unable to attend, and want to take advantage of the specials, you will have the same opportunities.  Idea books are available now, so feel free to stop by and pick up your copy (or make arrangements) And the idea book will be available online... check out my OBA beginning August 1st.
More info on the open house coming by the weekend...
1st Tuesday each month will feature a scrapbooking workshop on the go.
2nd Monday each month will be a card workshop.  
3rd Tuesday will be hostess club
4th Tuesday is shoebox cards
Crops: Bonus days
Saturday September 15th Avonlea (9am -9pm) $10 bring your own supplies
Saturday January 26th Dakota (9am-9pm) $10 bring your own supplies
WOTG: purchase your kit and join us as we work on the two layouts together.  See my twists and tweaks and tips on creating two or more layouts.  Bring your tool kit!
Aug 7th          Victory
Sept 4th         Moonlight

Oct 2nd          Pear and Partridge
Nov 6th           Scholastic

Dec 4th          Flirty
Jan 8th           La Belle Vie (note date change)
Feb 5th          Clementine
Victory wotg

Hostess Club:  Join us for a fun night of creativity, music and chatter as we create a layout and order and take turns receiving hostess rewards... Guests are always welcome. Come and play!
Sept 18th
Oct 16th
Nov 20th
Dec 11th * note date change
Jan 15th

Feb 19th
Mar 19th
Apr 23rd
May 21st
Jun 18th
Sample of hostess club pages

Card workshops: It's time to make some fun and groovy cards.  Join us as we create fun and amazing cards together.  (as always bring your basic tool kit)
Aug 13th telescoping card
Sept 10th card class
Oct 8th card class
Nov 12th card class
Dec 10th card class

Jan 14th card class
Feb 11th card class
Mar 11th card class
Apr 8th card class
May 13th card class
June 10th card class

This idea book is filled with so many amazing ideas and delightful papers and uber fun projects... You will want to have a gathering and share this with your friends!  Be the first one to hostess a party and receive an extra $25 in hostess rewards when you book your party with me (Diane Bowman) for August and September.
Artiste Cricut Cartridge.... Have a show and get this incredible must have Cricut cartridge that cuts an amazing 700 images with lots of 3D projects at half price!  (minimum show requirement of $250 to earn half price item)

August Constant Campaign: Join CTMH and get that Bag!  Consultant kits begin at just $49 and the bag is free! Retail value $180 for just $49 ... while supplies if you have ever thought about it... 

National Stamping Campaign: starts August 15th Place a minimum order of $35, you can then buy our Double D stamp set "It's your Day" (retail value $35.90) for just $5.  What a fun set!!  

ARE you ready to Stamp!  Come and play!  Let's have some fun together!