Location: 5 - 7640 Fairmount Dr. SE.
 Calgary, Alberta, T2H 0X9
ph: 403-255-8731

 
new location hours: Tues - Sat 11am to 4:30pm

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March 30, 2020

Paper Pastimes is working with the currant Guide Lines issued by
the Government. Be safe and be well.
I am in the store Tues to Sat 11 to 3 (not open for walk ins)
I have curbside pickup during those hours.


*Pop UP Sunday* April 5th 11 to 3 call for info 403-255-8731
Curbside pickup Sunday April 5th 11 to 3

Hello ladies. I hope you are all well.
I am very grateful for the phone calls checking up on us. xoxo
I am working on a few more ideas.
I wish to be creative so I am going to work on ideas here in the store.
I have rearranged the store front to be my *studio*. I have lots of counter space
and I have a nice working table. I can see all of you and you can see what Iím doing.
(I think Iím going to *love my studio*)

Call me in the store and I can bring items to show you in the window.
You can take pictures of samples as well. Bring your camera.
Need a quick demo of things Iím working with?
We can have a phone chat. 403-255-8731

How can I get product images, sales and info to you?
1. I will post to Facebook several times a week.
It will include *new*and *sales*.
Yogi posts to our website:

2. Send an order or inquiries by email to paperpastimes@shaw.ca
You must include your name and phone number.
I read our emails several times a day. Answer your questions too.
Or call me with your order / questions: 403-255-8731

3. I can take photos and email them to you.

4. I can hold your bag and you can call me when you get to the store.

Questions? Call @ 403-255-8731 email me: paperpastimes@shaw.ca

The teachers have held back *New Classes* until this health issue is over.

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals and classes

Thank you for commenting on and sharing our posts.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


March 17, 2020

Store hours Tues to Sat 11 to 4:30 Mar. 17 to Mar. 21

We have made changes concerning our classes.

I have spent the weekend calling those of you registered in classes.
Many of you have chosen to withdraw from classes at this time.
The classes listed below will go unless new info comes out.
We will not advertise any April classes until we have more info.
The teachers have held back *New Classes* until further notice.

Whatís up at the store?
I will be open 11 to 4:30 this week. (lots of new product)
I am going to post product on Facebook every day.
Call us if you want us to pick an order for you. (pay with cc)
I can take pictures and email them to you.
Donít feel comfortable to come in the store?
We can hold your bag and you can call us when you get to the
store and we will run your purchase to your car.

Questions? Call us @ 403-255-8731 ( please call when we are open)

These are some ideas going forward. Hope this has made you feel better
about the store and classes. We will try it out and adjust as necessary. xo 

New and Restock inventory:
Huge quilling order including tools.
Stampingbella stamps: Lots of Gnomes too.
Picket Fence stamps.
New Gemini dies: circles Ė squares Ė hearts Ė rectangles.
Excellent variety of new clear stamps including Gnomes and Fairies.
Selection of Easter Theme stamps, dies, brads and paper.

Sale items:
*New* Tim Holtz Ė Idealogy from Advantice 20% off
*SALE* Discontinued 12 x 12 scrapbook papers: (bin is restocked)
$1.00 each or 10 or more $.75 cents each.
Graphic 45: overstocked items of paper, paper pads: 20% off
Overstocked collection kits: 20% off

Crafters Companion: we will order *Gemini Jr* in for you.

Whatís with stencils? Carole
Bring stencils - stencil brushes or sponges.
Carole supplies inks - paste - papers
Thurs. Mar. 19th 12 to 2:00 $12.00 full

Karenís *Alcohol Ink* - * tree theme* workshop
Includes 2 x 6Ē tile, 1 x 12 frame, 1 greeting card + 1 Black Gelly Roll pen.
Please bring several colors of inks: think sunrise/sunset/pastel/fall/summer
Dark: stream, raspberry, butterscotch (just a suggestion)
Light: pink, sherbert, lemonade (just a suggestion)
1or 2 mixatives, white pen it can be Gel or Signo,
Alcohol blending pen, blending tool, fan brush, scissors.
I will be sending a supply list to Facebook
Sat. Mar. 21: $40.00 11 to 2:00 full
Thurs. Mar. 26: $40.00 11 to 2:00 full

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals and classes

Thank you for commenting on and sharing our posts.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


March 9, 2020

New inventory:
*New* Tim Holtz Ė Idealogy from Creativation.

*Jane Davenport* new stamp release from Spellbinders. Creativation.

Tutti Dies: Do you love Fairies? Donít miss this assortment.

We have expanded our Tutti display again.

Impression Obsession stamps: Lots of word and verse stamps.

Restock of her dies. (some of your most requested are back in stock.)

Frogís Whiskers: Awesome selection of cling rubber stamps.

Watch Facebook for inventory and class photos.

Crafters Companion: we will order *Gemini Jr* in for you.

We receive more Crafters Companion products every week:

Dies - Stamps - Folders - Tools - Plates - Paper Collections

Loriís new *Here Comes Spring* card class. 
Lori shareís ways to use up bits, trims, small stamps and simple coloring. You will want to keep these in your idea binder.
Bring your card kit. 4 Delightful cards. 
Tombow Coloring Ė list of colors coming soon.
Fri. Mar. 13th 12 to 2:30 $24.00 2 seats

R&D with Carole: Whatís with stencils? 
Create interesting color and textures with inks & paste.
Make card fronts - mixed media - junk journal papers.
Bring stencils - stencil brushes or sponges.
Carole supplies inks - paste - papers
Thurs. Mar. 19th 12 to 2:00 $12.00 2 seats

Doreenís new: *Bears* 
Bring your card kit. Copics & oxide inks.
We will post sample and color guide to Facebook.
Practice lovely coloring on cards.
Fri. Mar. 27th 11 to 2:30 (3.5 hours) $25.00 2 seats

Karenís *Alcohol Ink* - * tree theme* workshop
Includes 2 x 6Ē tile, 1 x 12 frame, 1 greeting card + 1 Black Gelly Roll pen.
Please bring several colors of inks: think sunrise/sunset/pastel/fall/summer
Dark: stream, raspberry, butterscotch (just a suggestion)
Light: pink, sherbert, lemonade (just a suggestion)
1or 2 mixatives, white pen it can be Gel or Signo,
Alcohol blending pen, blending tool, fan brush, scissors.
I will be sending a supply list to Facebook
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Sat. Mar. 21: $40.00 11 to 2:00 full
Thurs. Mar. 26: $40.00 11 to 2:00 full
Thurs. Apr. 2 $40.00 11 to 2:00 2 seats

*SALE* Discontinued 12 x 12 scrapbook papers: (bin is restocked)
$1.00 each or 10 or more $.75 cents each.

Carole: R & D days. (*research & development*) lol
Mixed media/art journal/book construction/cards
Distress oxide ink pads/Tombow Markers/stamps/stencils

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals and classes

Thank you for commenting on and sharing our posts.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


March 2, 2020

New and restock inventory

Crafters Companion: we will order *Gemini Jr* in for you.
We receive more CC products every week including tools and plates.
Stamps, dies, stencils, embossing folders, paper padsÖÖÖ.
Dina Wakley: mixed media papers, stamps, stencils,
Mixed Media Journal Ė Blue Edition
Dyan Reavely: Dylusions several back chat stickers, stencils,
Stamps: I Believe, Just Breathe, Old is the New, Crown of Roses
Impression Obsession stamps ( lots of charming verses) and assorted dies.
Tim Holtz new layering stencils plus many more stencils. Sizzix & Spellbinders dies. 

Watch Facebook for inventory photos.

R&D with Carole: Whatís with stencils? 
Create interesting color and textures with inks & paste
Bring stencils and stencil brush or sponges.
Carole supplies everything else.
Thurs. Mar. 19th 12 to 2:00 $12.00 3 seats

Loriís new *Here Comes Spring* card class. 
Bring your card kit. 4 Delightful cards. 
Tombow Coloring Ė list of colors coming soon.
Fri. Mar. 13th 12 to 2:30 $24.00 4 seats

Doreenís new: *Bears* 
Bring your card kit. Copics & oxide inks.
2 lovely / coloring on cards.
Fri. Mar. 27th 11 to 2:30 $25.00 4 seats

Karenís new *Intro to Alcohol Inks*
Experiment on tile, Yupo and glossy cardstock
and create 3 cards. Try canned air or a compressor.
Bring 2 or 3 inks & 1 metallic, fine tip bottle for alcohol.
Sat. Mar. 7th 11 to 12:30 $25:00 4 seats

Karenís *Alcohol Ink* - * tree theme* workshops.
Sat. Mar. 21: $40.00 11 to 2:00 full
Thurs. Mar. 26: $40.00 11 to 2:00 full
Thurs. Apr. 2: $40.00 11 to 2:00 4 seats

*Penny Black* cling rubber stamps: 20% off
Overstocked *Graphic 45* Ė 50% off

Carole: R & D days. (*research & development*) lol
Brusho watercolor/Distress oxide ink pads/Tombow Markers/stamps
Stencils/mixed media/art journal/book construction/cards 

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals and classes

Thank you for commenting on and sharing our posts.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


February 23, 2020

Store hours Tues to Sat 11 to 4:30

New inventory
Watch Facebook for photos.
You will find us changing products around quite often.
Stamperia is a favorite. Curious? Click link stamperia.com.

That company features a huge catalogue. More than 200 pages. Amazing!
We just restocked scrapbooking, rice paper, Cosmos Chipboard, stamps,
stencils, Oriental Garden chipboard and mini Stonepaper notebooks to decorate.

The orders that are arriving every week are huge. Assortments of dies, stamps & stencils.

We appreciate your feedback and it really helps us decide which products to carry.

R&D with Carole: Whatís with stencils? 
Create interesting color and textures with inks & paste
Bring stencils and stencil brush or sponges.
Carole supplies everything else.
Thurs. Mar. 19th 12 to 2:00 $12.00

Loriís new *Here Comes Spring* card class. 
Bring your card kit. 4 Delightful cards. 
Tombow Coloring Ė list of colors coming soon.
Fri. Mar. 13th 12 to 2:30 $24.00 4 seats left

Doreenís new: *Bears*  
Bring your card kit. Copics & oxide inks.
2 lovely / coloring on cards.
Fri. Mar. 27th 11 to 2:30 $25.00

Karenís new *Intro to Alcohol Inks*
Experiment on tile, Yupo and glossy cardstock
and create 3 cards. Try canned air or a compressor.
Bring 2 or 3 inks & 1 metallic, fine tip bottle for alcohol.
Sat. Mar. 7th 11 to 12:30 or 1 to 3:30 $25:00

Karenís *Alcohol Ink* - * tree theme* workshops.
Sat. Mar. 21st $40.00 11 to 2:00 full
Thurs. Mar. 26: $40.00 11 to 2:00 full
Thurs. Apr. 2 $40.00 11 to 2:00 4 seats left


*Penny Black* cling rubber stamps: 20% off
Overstocked *Graphic 45* on clearance.

Carole: R & D days. (*research & development*) lol
Brusho watercolor/Distress oxide ink pads/Tombow Markers/stamps
Stencils/mixed media/art journal/book construction/cards 

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals and classes

Thank you for commenting on and sharing our posts.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731