Saturday, June 23, 2007

New from Ek Success

Available now at Memories & Beyond
Your Scrapbook Corner

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

4th of July Fireworks Layout!

4th of July Firworks Layout Class
Monday, July 2nd
7pm to 9pm
cost $20
Pre-payment required, please call and reserve your spot today!
We all have them, colorful photos from them many 4th of July fireworks show across the country. There something special about a firework show that reminds us the war fought for our freedom. Let freedom ring with this 12x12 layout. We will be making a second 12x12 layout in class to hold the many phtos we have. Examples are on display at the shop!

July 4th Product from Reminise

In stock NOW at Memories & Beyond, Your Scrapbook Corner!

Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Open Father's Day

Memories & Beyond
will be open on Father's Day!
12:00pm to 5:00pm

How many ways can your say Happy Father's Day!

Stamp of the Month Class

Great Impressions
Stamp of the Month Class
Want to create all these cards plus more! Then join us and you will be able to create all 6 of the cards shown on the art board. We will be using glitter, ribbons brads and more.
Sunday, June 24th
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Wednesday, June 27th
6:30pm to 9:30pm
Cost $25
Pre-payment is required to reserve your spot.
Please call 630-271-0610
June 2007 Stamp of The Month

Each month a new and exciting art board arrives from Great Impressions Stamps at Memories & Beyond displaying hand stamped cards featuring the Stamp of the Month design. Be the first to get these new designs from Great Impressions Stamps. June 2007 stamp of the Month is F327 Flower Border and is offered to you at a very special 50% discount through the month of June 2007! In addition to this stamp of the month #F327, Great Impressions has created eleven complementing stamps this month that are used on the design board and we have them all! Come check out this wonderful art board showing how versatile one stamp can be one six great cards. Be the first to get these new designs from Great Impressions Stamps.

Then join us Sunday, June 24th or Wednesday, June 27th in our Stamp of the Month Class. Check out our class schedule for more details.

Dry Embossing, How did you do that?

Let's Dry Emboss
Saturday, June 30th
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Monday, July 9th
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost $20

Dry embossing, also called relief embossing, is done by tracing a stencil with a special tool, called a stylus. The result is a stunning, raised pattern on the object you are embossing.

Learn how dry embossing with brass embossing stencils from Lasting Impressions. Dry embossing can help you add style and dimension to your cards and scrapbook pages. With some basic instruction, a light table, a stylus tool and some brass templates, you will complete these four wonderful cards in class. To truly see what effect dry embossing does for your projects, you a can see, touch and feel these cards at the shop.

Jen will have all the papers pre-cut, so you only need to bring a some basic supplies and your own adhesive.

Cost: $20 pre-payment required to reserve your spot,
please give us a call at 630-271-0610

Crop Night's

Join us for a Croppin Good
Time this weekend!
Friday, June 15th, 6pm to midnight
$15, includes, snacks, drinks, dinner from Rosati's,
dessert and give-a-ways!

Saturday, June 16th, 5pm to 11pm $6, includes snacks,
drinks, dessert and give-a-ways!
Attend both nights and save!!!

Wednesday, June 6, 2007

SDU for Kids

Girls and boys 10 and up,
do you want to learn how to scrapbook?

Memories & Beyond has the class for you!
We are offering Scrapbook Design & You
to the little scrappers out there.

SDU Kids Camp
Starting June 18th through June 22nd
10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost $100 - includes class materials and binder

SDU teaches beginner through advanced scrapbookers the essential scrapbook theories and principles of design. SDU will dramatically alter the skills of any scrapbooker and make a big difference in your ability to create dynamic scrapbook pages. Program graduates will be able to fully embrace scrapbooking with a new levels of skill and a strong understanding of the scrabook theory and technique.

The curriculum of SDU® starts at the very beginning! There are five theory classes where you will learn about the emotional value of scrapbooking along with the basics on how to plan and prepare for a scrapbook project.

1. Scrapbook Basics
2. Tools of the Trade
3. Journaling 4. Color
5. Layout Design

These five theory classes present the foundation for beginners while exposing advanced students to view scrapbooking in a whole new light. Now that the framework of theory is in place, we can build on our scrapbook structure with a series of dynamic hands-on technique classes.

6. Matting
7. Stickers
8. Lettering
9. Titling
10. Punches

All of the class materials are provided... plus space is allowed in each chapter for project assembly and reference in each hands-on chapter. Each day we will complete one theory class and one technique class. At the end of the week, graduates will be able to fully embrace scrapbooking with a new levels of skill and a strong understanding of the scrabook theory and technique.

Cost $100
Pre-payment is required
Please call 630-271-0610 to reserve your little scrapppers spot today!

Memories & Beyond is expanding!

Memories & Beyond
is expanding
their AccuCut Die cutting Area!
We now have six complete sets of alphabets! Over 50 dies from baby onies to wedding hearts, and even a golf ball to make a one of a kind card for Father's Day. You can make your own wedding invitions is a flash with AccuCut's complete line of invition dies available for you to use.
Don't forget about thoses baby announcements with your personal touch.
Memories & Beyond has many great ideas for your projects,
just stop by and check-out out the many examples available to you.

Everyones Favorite "POP" Class

Who's your favorite "Pop"?
Come on out and make a memoriable gift
for dear old Dad.
This gift is more than just looking good,
it will taste great too!
In this class, we will be making a Father's Day card,
popcorn gift treats, some recipe cards and a decorated gift bag to put it all in.

Saturday June 16th
10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: $15 - Popcorn included!
All you need to bring is your glue sticks.
pre-pay is needed to reserve your spot, please call 630-271-0610
Space is limited