Wednesday, April 28, 2010

New Product Blog Hop!

"Welcome to our Close to my Heart New Product Blog Hop! Over 40 Fabulous
Close to my Heart Consultants are celebrating the upcoming release of the
Summer 2010 Idea Book by giving you a Sneak Peak of some of the great
products available in the new Idea Book starting May 1st!

If you have come here from Haley's blog, you are on the right path!
You can also find a complete list of Blog Hop participants at

This is simple do to- just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog
to move to the next one! Here we go!

Sweet and Simple is the best way to describe this card using some fun new fantastic scrapbooking or card making supplies from our new Summer catalog!! The cute new paper is Cherry-O paper with awesome colors!! We also got some new tulip accesorries. I used the buttons to create the look of the cherries. To complete the cherries I used the new Irresistibles pizzazz which is chipboard that is white. Then I inked it with some color to see the design pop up! How cool is that!! :)

Orginal Template: Sweet and Simple page 108
Paper: Cherry O
Colors: Chocolate,Garden Green, Tulip, Colonial White
Embellishments: Tulip button, Irresistiles Pizzazz,sponge

Now "Hop" on over to Priscilla's Blog
to see her work! Be sure to visit all the Consultants at their Blogs to get
some great crafting ideas and see the great new Paper Packs and My Acrylix Stamp

Remember, the Summer 2010 Idea Book goes LIVE on May 1st!

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Crafty Fiesta Retreat: Save $5 if you register and pay by April 21st!!

(click on flyer if you would like to see it better)

Crafty Fiesta Retreat
Scrapbook/Craft Retreat hosted by the birthday girl :
Tanya David
May 21st-23rd
La Quinta Inn and Suites: The Dominion

Join me for my first retreat and help me celebrate my 30th birthday doing what I love most: scrapbooking!!! All crafters are invited to my Crafty Fiesta Retreat! This is a low key retreat where you will have all you want craft time. Come work on your many craft projects and get tons done in the comfort of your pajamas and enjoy time with friends!!

 Hotel room check in begins at 1 PM on Friday. The crop room will OPEN on Friday at 3 PM (if you would like to come earlier please contact me). For the night owls, you can stay up as long as you want but if you need to reenter the room after midnight you will need to get the front desk to open the room for you. Plus at the request of the hotel we have “quiet time” after 10 PM. On Saturday, you can crop any time you want to throughout the day. At anytime, feel free to take a break, swim, or nap. On Sunday, hotel room check-out is at 12 PM and you can crop any time you want to. I will start clean-up of the craft room late afternoon on Sunday and leave sometime after supper. You can choose how many days you would like to attend the event. You can also choose to stay the night at the hotel or go home at night and return in the morning.

Hotel information and amenities (
Address: 25042 IH-10 West San Antonio, TX 78257 Phone Number: 210-564-6700
Check in time 1 PM Check out time 12PM, FREE breakfast, comfy 2 Queen beds, high speed wireless Internet, hair dryer, iron, mini refrigerator (in some rooms), coffee pot, outdoor pool and hot tub
*Room Rates:
Single $89.00+ tax per night
2 people- $44.50+ tax per night
3 people- $33.00+ tax per night (optional: cot for 3rd person)
4 people- $27.25+ tax per night
*This rate is available until 4/21- I have four rooms reserved all with double beds. If you want a single bed room you can request it or contact me to help you take care of it.

You are responsible for making your own room reservations, confirming your reservations, and paying your own room charges. You will need to book the hotel room with the La Quinta Inn & Suites directly. You have until April 21st to make room reservations. When calling the La Quinta Inn & Suites (1-210-564-6700 ) tell them my name, Tanya David, to receive the room block rate. You do not have to book a room to participate in the event. You can stay in a room by yourself or share a room with your croppin’ buddies. Please encourage friends to join you. Up to 4 people can share a room together. If you would like to share a room, but don’t have someone joining you, we can try to set you up with someone who has room to spare.

Suggestions on what to bring:
A FRIEND!!! (If a friend of yours not on my email list comes you will save $5 each day—if you bring two friends you will save $10 each day and so forth!)
- Warm sweater, socks, etc… (The crop room may be cold!)
- Tools, photos and scrapbook supplies needed for your project (Suggestion: pre-order supplies; essential supplies like cardstock and adhesive will be available for purchase at the retreat.)
-Tools and supplies for your craft
- Attention Digital Scrapbookers: Laptops are OK!
- PJs & slippers for the whole weekend
- Swim suit
- Camera
- An iPOD with buds (or other personal listening device) if you LOVE croppin’ to your tunes
****Cancellation policy- Your payment is refundable minus a $10 fee.
***Hotel Cancellation policy- 24 hours before check in.
****Space is limited reserve your spot today!!

This is the registration form...sorry so small but if you click on it you will be able to see it much better!! Contact me at (please note that this email is incorrect on the registration form...sorry about the typo!) if you would like me to email you the registration form!!