Skip to main content

Weekend Retreaters …………….


 We've had a ball this weekend at the Holiday Inn, Leamington with 28 lovely ladies, one project and oodles of gorgeous Graphic 45 papers to cut into.  With a number of ladies returning to our second retreat I'd raised the bar on our project this time :-). A very interactive album in true Charlie Jones style packed with lots of new techniques to learn and then take away to use on other projects.  And we had only two and a half days to do it in ……………. 

and here's the video of the full project 


Its oh so quiet
Its o so still you're all alone 
an then…………………...


the weekend began ……………...









Sylvia had a surprise weekend booked late on Thursday night by her lovely husband.  She had no idea she was joining us until she got to the hotel on Friday and had the best time speed scrapping her way though her project.

Thank you ladies for a great weekend, and a huge thank you too to Andy for all his support and hard work too.  I couldn't have done it without you x 

Our next retreat is June 21st & 22nd. We're' making two projects using the pretty Botanical Tea papers by Graphic 45, and Candy Box crafts products too.  if you fancy coming along, click here to book your place.  

enjoy your Monday, and thanks for calling by.  Catch up again soon :-) C 


Comments

  1. Thank you so much for a brilliant weekend, looking forward to June xxx

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Hi Donna, I'm so pleased you enjoyed yourself. Lovely to meet you and look forward to seeing you in June. Am just mailing you all as promised with lots of info xx Have a good week and enjoy cutting not all your goodies :-) xx

      Delete
  2. Looks like it was a huge success, hope you all had fun x

    ReplyDelete
  3. Man...I sure wish I lived close enough to join in your retreats ! Looks like you all have a marvelous time !!

    ReplyDelete
  4. I wish I could live in your neck of the woods so I could go to these retreats. But living in Canada, it is a bit too far. I'll still order your classes via Etsy. Can I order this project from your Etsy shop? I loved the first one I ordered a few weeks ago and now will have to order a second one. But it would be wonderful to go to a real retreat and share my passion with others.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Morning Clare, Fabulous album and fabulous piccies, everyone enjoying the experience. I soooooo wish that I could afford the fabulous experience.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

    ReplyDelete
  6. Hi Claire, thanks again for a wonderful weekend. I really enjoyed it and learned a lot. I look forward to coming to another one sometime. Thanks to Andy too. He was a star! Take care. Gill x

    ReplyDelete
  7. 4,972 miles from me to you. Arrghh! I'd LOVE to go to the next retreat!! Looks like a wonderful retreat. So glad they had the opportunity to learn so many things from you! None better to give it!! Hugs, Ruth Ann xoxo

    ReplyDelete
  8. Hi Clare - looked like everyone had a blast and the projects look brilliant! BTW the link in your blog above to the June event doesn't seem to be working.

    ReplyDelete
  9. Congratulations, Clare! You are a fantastic designer, (Loved your card), and hostess for the My Creative Spirit crops! I think you are a new type of corporate manager...one that teaches and inspires the new generation of scrapbookers!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

September - Kit of the Month

Morning everyone, I'm really excited to be sharing our latest Kit of the Month with you today.  New for September this little Flip Flap album and its co ordinating case has been altered in papers from the Blue Stars collection by Stamperia.  There's a subtle festive feel to the papers and gorgeous whimsical fairies and cut outs adorn the pages. The kit comes with printed instructions and all the elements needed to make up the box, album covers and decorate the pages.  Here's a few more pics of the project.   Take a peek at the full project in the video below:  For more info on what's included in the kit, delivery T  C's and to place your pre-order for this limited stock kit follow the link below:  September Kit of the Month 
Thanks for calling by, have a fun filled day and look forward to catching up again wiht our August Giveaway on 4th :-) C

August 2018 Giveaway

Hi Everyone, hope you're enjoying your weekend.  With crafting for Christmas all around us  thought it would great to have a festive themed giveaway this month.  Altered in papers from the Winter Wonderland collection by Graphic 45 this fun little mini album and coordinated case is perfect to hold those festive pics we all like to take and keep.  Included in the kit Black Card Deep Mini Window Box  Mini Album Cover Set  Hand Rolled spool of my Black Construction Tape  Selection of 6 x 6 Patterns and Solids  How to Make the Mini Album Video 
Here's a few more pics to give you ideas for decorating the case and album To be in with a chance to win this fab bundle leave your comment on this blog post before midnight on 31st August (BST) 2018.  Our winner will be announced here on the blog on 1st September.  Good luck. www.mycreativespirit.co.uk Have a fun day what ever you're up to, thanks for calling by and catch up again soon :-) C

Graphic 45 and Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L Blog Hop

Hi every one  We've got another fun blog hop this week running from 17th -21st December with Graphic 45 and Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.  As always there's an amazing give away on offer so don't forget to leave a comment to be in with a change to win the following: 


A Place in Time 12 x 12 paper pad both sets of co-ordinating Place in Time chipboard die-cuts both sets of Place in Time stickers Graphic 45 Ornate Metal Keys Graphic 45 chipboard buttons 3 packs of scrapbook adhesive 3D foam squares  and  a Scrapbook Adhesive MyStik. WOW!!!!
For info here's a little more info on Scrapbook Adhesives:  Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L(r) has been delivering high quality adhesives to the craft industry for 10 years.  They focus on a complete line of rigorously tested and approved adhesives that are safe for all of your crafts.  Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L offer a range of products from high dimension 3D foam to sting permanent and repositionable adhesive dispensers, tabs and sheets, along with pho…