en-US Impress Impress Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:37:05 +0000 http://fishpig.co.uk/magento/wordpress-integration/?v= http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/ Exclusive Impress Butterfly Die We are thrilled that Memory Box (aka Dave) did an exclusive die for our Impress sale.


The butterflies are not attached within the die which is perfect for die cutting them in a different color or using them individually for a different project!  Our online sale is still going on until Sunday - you can pick up this die for 20% off until Saturday, April 25th!  Happy Earth Day!

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 06:08:55 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=804 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=804 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
Online Sale and New Savvy Stamps! photo

Now is the time to place your online order and get everything on your wish list along some of the great new products that have just arrived!  The Savvy release is here and this is just a few of the new stamps!  Check back for other new arrivals and inspiration!

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:01:08 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=801 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=801 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
SALE! Our sale may be over in the stores but it just started on the web!

web sale email


Love the new Happy Mail stamp by Savvy Stamps!  Thanks for stopping by!

Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:00:13 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=794 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=794 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
Sketched Blooms Easter Card jean's sketched blooms

Jean, from our design team, created this clever card using our new sketch bloom stamp and a Memory Box egg die.  Watercolor + watercolor paper = beautiful!  She also used the Memory Box open stitched rectangle die for the layering papers.  Happy Easter!

Fri, 03 Apr 2015 22:56:59 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=790 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=790 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
SIMPLY ASIAN Elegant new silk screened papers are just in time for our latest Asian cards class.  Origami, diecuts, stamps and great techniques create unique, contemporary cards reflecting the simple beauty of modern Japan.  Please bring a small paper trimmer. $35  Saturday, March 28 from 10:30 to 12:30 or Friday, April 3rd from 11:00 - 1:00 both at our Tukwila store. 206.901.9101

simply asian class

Sat, 28 Mar 2015 05:12:27 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=787 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=787 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
Stampers' Drop In IMG_0208

Stampers drop in today at both our stores! Here's the project you'll make at the Tukwila store. 11:00 - 1:00 and 6 - 8:00.  I know this post is a little late but I just loved how they used these colored tags and our new bunny stamp!

Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:50:39 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=782 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=782 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
Easter is around the corner! 391

This stamp and die combo is clever.  All you do is stamp, die cut and you get six fun eggs ready to place on your project.  Quick and easy!  The frame around the stamp is used as your guide for the die.


Stop in and see all of the great Easter products we have in the store!

Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:51:29 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=772 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=772 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
Sweet Deer Bust _MG_2245


Here are a couple cards using our new deer stamp (5512E)!  Amber, from our design team, did a creative job using a few dies as well!  The gold flower is embossed and I love how she only used the flower part of this die - she cut off the stem.  For the green tag card, she cut up a wreath die and used bits and pieces to give a foliage look!  What a great idea!  Love the gold trim on the green tag also.  Thanks for checking in!

Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:42:46 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=767 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=767 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
Tim Holtz Distressed Ink - Abandoned Coral! photo 1 photo 2 photo 3Each month Tim Holtz is coming out with a new ink color and the abandoned coral color is the new one that just arrived in our stores last week!  These samples are done using the distress paint!  I actually used it to ink up the back of the flower stamp to give a distressed impression.  I also used the paint to color in the flowers (5511I sketched blooms) on the sample card above plus used it to give a distressed border around the card.  I love all of the different products and they can be used for so many different applications.  Next month, the color is mermaid lagoon!  Check back to see what we come up using the new color.



Mon, 16 Mar 2015 20:20:44 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=761 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=761 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar
SPLISH, SPLASH…IT’S SPRING - upcoming class this weekend! jean's splish splash

Flowers, showers, bunnies and umbrellas welcome spring in a splash of pretty pastels.  Vellum, watercolored backgrounds, stamps, stencils, diecuts, sequins and glitter create 6 fresh cards.  Please bring a small paper trimmer.  $35

10:30-12:30     Sat, Mar 14     Tukwila - call to reserve your spot 206.901.9101

Have a great weekend!

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:28:04 +0000 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=758 http://www.impresscardsandcrafts.com/blog/?p=758 kiran@oztek.in (Kiran Kumar) Kiran Kumar