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Papercraft Clubhouse
Westbrook, CT
The largest scrapbook and rubber stamp store on the shoreline
Interests: rubber stamping, altered art, scrapbooking, cropping
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We've got so many fantastic deals for you we had to create a circular! Here are some images to tempt you, but click on the download link below to see all 4 pages, then come visit us at the Clubhouse! Download Thanksgiving weekend flyer 2016 Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2016 at Papercraft Ponderings
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Spring has sprung outside and inside the Clubhouse. As I've been taking photos for the blog and newsletter I realized that we've received lots of colorful floral inks, embossing powders, stamps and more here in the store. The latest Stampendous board features fairies and hummingbirds in addition to gorgeous flowers... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2015 at Papercraft Ponderings
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National Scrapbook Day Celebration Make n' Take and Demo Schedule These are open to everyone whether or not you are cropping with us. You may want to visit several times over the weekend! Saturday, May 2 11am-noon Demo with Tracie (We R Memory Keepers Photo Sleeve Fuse Tool) 2-3pm Make... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2015 at Papercraft Ponderings
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What a fantastic time we had with Dyan Reaveley last weekend. She is a terrific instructor with tons of product knowledge and tips to share! She's also "bluddy" hilarious! Painty Art Journal Extravaganza Day 1 teaching is underway. Post- Day 1 Painty Extravaganza refreshments... Saturday was an all day Inky... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2015 at Papercraft Ponderings
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We are delighted to host mixed media artist Gwen Lafleur! She is a gifted artist and teacher and all-around awesome person! Prepare to learn a ton! Gwen is offering classes on Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18, 2014. Each class description includes a list of supplies that students will... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2014 at Papercraft Ponderings
The print version of the calendar is available at the store. We've packed September with lots of opportunities to be creative and learn something new! Check it out at the store or on our website. Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2013 at Papercraft Ponderings
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I LOVE going to my tradeshows. I learn, I laugh, I see new things. I spend way too much money on new products, but that's another story, one best left unwritten! Here are a few images from Las Vegas, July 19-24. Tim Holtz unveils new Distress Glitter by Ranger Inspiring... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2013 at Papercraft Ponderings
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We are thrilled to have Donna Downey teaching at the Clubhouse July 26-28, 2013! She is offering four classes, all of which are suitable for beginners and seasoned crafters alike. We have received many inquiries regarding the classes and heard many times "I want to sign up for them all!"... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2013 at Papercraft Ponderings
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I am so excited that the super-talented and super-delightful Els van de Burgt is coming back to the Clubhouse. When she visited us last year she wowed us with her layers of shimmery color and terrific card composition. This year she is going to teach us how to make fabulous... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2013 at Papercraft Ponderings
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Join Lisa on Friday May 31 from 6-8pm and make Three Clever Cards with acetate, stamping, glitter and Copic Markers. You will learn how to stamp and color on this fun see-through material plus get tips for how to adhere tricky materials. $15 Call 860-399-4443 to sign up! Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2013 at Papercraft Ponderings
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Jackie did a great job displaying the new papers and embellishments by Queen & Co., don't you agree? Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
I am thrilled to announce that Shari Carroll will be teaching at the Clubhouse on Friday, October 19th. Shari is a fabulous teacher and designer. I have had the pleasure of taking classes with her for several years now. She has worked for Hero Arts for over 20 years and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
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The latest line from Bo-Bunny, Camp-A-Lot, is TERRIFIC! There are jars of fireflies, campfires, tents, fishing poles and more. This line has rich greens, browns and yellows and will be great for family camping or summer camp photos. Check out the rest of it on Bo Bunny's blog. Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
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Copic Marker's Limited Edition 36 Piece Sketch Set features previously released sketch marker colors with a twist. They have special black marker bodies, the popular brush nib, and the new standard fine nib for sketch markers (previously available for Copic markers only). The colors were chosen from a list of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
Take a break this summer and join Papercraft Clubhouse, Right at Home Scrapbooking and The Inspiration Station for a fun-filled “summer camp” day of shopping, demos and fun! On Sunday, August 19th the camp bus will pull up at each of these three fabulous stores. After roll call you and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
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Lisa and I had a blast playing with Dyan Reaveley's new products at the Collins show a few weeks ago. We each took a different class and did a great little make and take with Dyan. Her stamps, stencils and super-colorful sprays from Ranger have arrived at the Clubhouse and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
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This past weekend I was able to spend time with fellow store owners and lots of terrific vendors at the Collins Group Spring Show for Retailers. I was inspired by so many terrific classes and workshops, as were Lisa and Carol. We can't wait to share all that we've learned... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
Els’s afternoon class will feature 3 cards. Two of the cards will feature the new Poppies in Window Peel Off design and will demonstrate how to use both the positive and negative space of one sticker. You will practice the Burnished Velvet Technique, learning how to use multiple colors of... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
Just a few weeks to go until our fabulous Winter Retreat at Papercraft Clubhouse. Here are the details - join us for a weekend filled with scrapbooking and papercrafting, new friends and old, great food and relaxation! Sign ups by calling 860-399-4443. Plan to arrive on Friday anytime before 5pm... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2012 at Papercraft Ponderings
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you come to work after a doctor's appointment and get this: And, just to make your joy complete, you find this inside of it: Thanks Jackie! Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2011 at Papercraft Ponderings
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Carol has updated her Card Keepsake Album with great new papers and colors and I couldn't be more excited about this class! You can make a terrific keepsake for yourself or anyone on your list for just $30. Plus, you'll have the know-how to make many more of these terrific... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2011 at Papercraft Ponderings
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We have cooked up some more Christmas fun at the Clubhouse... check it out! We hope you will join us for one of our classes. Call 860-399-4443 to sign up. Friday, November 4, Three Takes on Christmas Card Class, 6-8pm. Join us for three different takes on Christmas—Jackie, Lisa and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2011 at Papercraft Ponderings
Today I read my friend Peggy Forma's blog post about her visit to the 9/11 memorial site. I know you will be as moved by it as I was. Tracie http://pinkheartsandpolkadots.blogspot.com/2011/10/tribute-center.html Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at Papercraft Ponderings
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We've been super busy getting ready to bring you holiday inspiration next month. My personal goal is to get lots of holiday cards done now so that I can relax and enjoy the busy season between Halloween and New Years. Here are some peeks at the classes we're teaching in... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2011 at Papercraft Ponderings
This morning I had valet drop off duty at my son's elementary school. I love this job - parents pull up to the drop off circle, I open the door, smile, say good morning and get lots of smiles and "Good mornings!" in return. I have to say, though, that... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2011 at Papercraft Ponderings