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 Calgary, Alberta, T2H 0X9
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January20, 2019

Paper Pastimes will close at 2 pm on Tues. Jan. 22
Sorry for any inconvenience.

*Makin’ Space Sale* ~ Ends Sat. Jan. 26 at 4:30
$5.00 each: Distress Oxide Ink Pads
$4.00 each: Distress Oxide Re-inkers
$5.00 each: Ken Oliver Color Burst powders
$5.00 each: Brusho Water color powders
$5.00 each: all embossing powders
$5.00 off: all Penny Black Rubber Stamps
$5.00 off: all dies over $20.00 regular price
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25% off : all embossing folders
25% off: all stencils ~ all sizes
25% off: all ArtFoamie stamps
25% off: Tim Holtz burlap canvas boards
25 off: all CuttleBug Plates (in stock only)

Carole’s Free Demo! Thurs. Jan. 24th 11 - 12
This technique demo features lovely 6x6 rubber stamps.
Learn to create clear images using large rubber stamps.
Creating 2 card fronts from one stamped image.
+Triple time stamping for cards.
+ a gift card for you from a pre-stamped image.
Bring your camera and note book.
Thurs. Jan. 24th 11:00 to 12 noon. Free Demo & gift

Pay & Play Thurs. Jan. 24th 1 to 3 $5.00 cash.
(Pay & Play classes have been well received.)
Beautiful embossing with Shimmer Sheetz.
Create 2 embossed/sanded cards featuring Shimmer Sheetz.
Choose your Shimmer color and embossing folder.
Sand to highlight the embossing. Assemble cards.
Add a verse or greeting.
We supply everything you need to make 2 cards.
Drop in between 1- 3. While kits last.

Sharlenes’ card classes.
Beginners welcome in all of her classes.
All paints, papers, patterns are included.
You bring a few paint brushes and your adhesives.

Two *gorgeous 5x7 butterfly theme cards. 
Sharlene shares beautiful inked backgrounds on shimmer paper.
Practice stencilling with paint and lift techniques with stamps and water.
Embellish with die cuts and Peel Off jewels.
Use these skills over again to create stunning / elegant cards.
Sat. Jan. 26th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00 1 seat left

Two delightful 5x7 tree cards 1 spring/1fall
Create these beauties with a paint brush and sponge.
Learn delightful blending techniques.
5x7 greeting card or an adorable décor piece.
Sat. Feb. 16th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00 2 seats left

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


January 13, 2019

We are busy unpacking more boxes.
A large order of *Creative Expressions* dies just arrived.
(I will unpack them on Wednesday)

We re-stocked *Stamperia* papers. (some of our favs!)
More Valentine and spring theme papers have arrived.

Tim Holtz glass mat is back in stock.
Alcohol White Mixative has finally arrived!

Carole’s Card class. (new)
This technique class features a lovely *Cover-a-card* stamp from IO.
Learn to create lovely clear images using large rubber stamps.
Create 2 card fronts from one stamped image.
+1 card from *triple time* stamping. +1 bonus card from pre-stamped image.
Bring your score board, bone folder, trimmer, ruler, scissors, adhesives.
Thurs. Jan. 24th 9:30 – 11:30 (approx.) $20.00

Pay & Play Thurs. Jan. 24th 1 to 3 $5.00 cash.
(Pay & Play classes have been really well received.)
Beautiful embossing with Shimmer Sheetz.
Create 2 embossed/sanded cards featuring Shimmer Sheetz.
Choose your Shimmer color and embossing folder.
Sand to highlight the embossing. Assemble cards.
Add a verse or greeting.
We supply everything you need to make these cards.

Drop in between 1- 3. While kits last.

Sharlenes’ card classes.
Beginners welcome in all of her classes.
All paints, papers, patterns are included.
You bring a few paint brushes and your adhesives.
Two *gorgeous 5x7 butterfly theme cards. 
Sharlene shares beautiful inked backgrounds on shimmer paper.
Practice stenciling with paint and lift techniques with stamps and water.
Embellish with die cuts and Peel Off jewels.
Use these skills over again to create stunning / elegant cards.
Sat. Jan. 26th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00 2 seats left

Two delightful 5x7 tree cards 1 spring/1fall
Create these beauties with a paint brush and sponge.
Learn delightful blending techniques.
5x7 greeting card or an adorable décor piece.
Sat. Feb. 16th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00 2 seats left

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


January 7, 2019

We are pretty busy re-stocking the store.
Several orders have arrived and are getting unpacked.
I placed 2 more large orders this weekend.
Haven’t seen any promo for *new* releases coming this spring.
I am not able to attend the trade show as medical insurance is not available for me at this time.
If you hear any exciting buzz please share with me.

New Inventory available now!
Quilling: huge order ~ lots of white strips (several colors now available in ¼ inch too)
Quilling Kits ~ Books ~ Tools
Valentine ~ paper pads ~ stickers ~ dies
Jewel Picker back in stock
More than 20 new *Tutti dies arrived

Pay & Play Thurs. Jan. 10 11 to 3 $3.00 cash please.
Drop in between 11 and 3. While kits last.
A pretty stamped floral image to highlight with Stickles.
Tint the panel with Distress Ink. Attach a verse panel.
Mount onto BoBunny Vintage Double Dot cardstock.
Attach your greeting panel on the inside.
We supply everything you need to make this card.

Sharlenes’ card classes.
Beginners welcome in all her classes.
All paints, papers, patterns are included.
You bring a few paint brushes and your adhesives.

Two *gorgeous 5x7 butterfly theme cards. 
Sharlene shares beautiful inked backgrounds on shimmer paper.
Practice stencilling with paint and lift techniques with stamps and water.
Embellish with die cuts and Peel Off jewels.
Use these skills over again to create stunning / elegant cards.
Sat. Jan. 26th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00 

Two delightful 5x7 tree cards 1 spring/1fall
Create these beauties with a paint brush and sponge.
Learn delightful blending techniques.
5x7 greeting card or an adorable décor piece.
Sat. Feb. 16th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


January 4, 2019

Oh my! 25 years finished and I’m off to a running start for 2019.
I wish each of you great health, much happiness and many hours joyfully creating your favorite Art.

New Inventory expected this week:
Quilling: huge restock order
New Tutti Dies (unpacking this weekend)
Valentine theme products (new display) (including paper ~ stickers ~ dies)
New selection of paper flowers and embellishments
Stickles and Liquid Pearls back in stock
New: Assorted seasonal 12x12 papers. (a few smaller patterns perfect for card fronts)

We will be sending pictures to Facebook as more inventory arrives.

Pay & Play Sat. Jan. 5th 12 to 2 $3.00 cash only please.
Create a cute *balloon* theme card. Tint your 5 die cut balloons with Distress Inks. Arrange them on your card. Draw your stings.
Add a verse. We supply everything you need to make this delightfully easy card. Bring $3.00 cash.
Drop in between 12 noon and 2 o’clock. Seating as available.

Sharlenes’ card classes.
Beginners welcome in all her classes.
All paints, papers, patterns are included.
You bring a few paint brushes and your adhesives.

Two *gorgeous 5x7 butterfly theme cards. 
Sharlene shares beautiful inked backgrounds on shimmer paper.
Practice stencilling with paint and lift techniques with stamps and water.
Embellish with die cuts and Peel Off jewels.
Use these skills over again to create stunning / elegant cards.
Sat. Jan 26th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00 

Two delightful 5x7 tree cards 1 spring/1fall
Create these beauties with a paint brush and sponge.
Learn delightful blending techniques.
5x7 greeting card or an adorable décor piece.
Sat. Feb. 16th 9:00 – 1:00 $35.00

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


December 23, 2018

Store hours:
Boxing day: 12 noon to 3 pm
Dec. 27 ~ 28 ~ 29th 11 to 4:30

SALE: 2 Day’s only
Boxing Day ~ 12 noon to 3pm
Thurs. Dec. 27 ~ 11 to 4:30

30 % off all regular price Christmas Dies,
Christmas stamps, Christmas embellishments
Peel~Off Stickers: 4 for $10.00
Year End Clearance Sale continues on all red tag items
Red Tag wall: all must go
Discontinued 12x12 paper: Reg. $1.50 now $1.00
Spellbinders dies & stamps: Final clearance
Bins & bins of red tag discontinued items
Discontinued Kaiser 6x6 paper pads
Red Tag Paper Collection Packs

This is our year end so watch for more sale items to be added as we sort our inventory to make room for *new releases* coming in 2019.

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


December 17, 2018

We wish you and your family a very

 Merry Christmas 

and a happy and healthy 

New Year

(we are closed Dec. 23 ~ 24 ~ 25)

Open Boxing Day ~ 12 noon to 3pm

Pre Christmas Sale
Tues. Dec. 18 ~ Sat. Dec. 22  11:30 to 4:30
(Please note we close at 2 o’clock on Thursday Dec. 20 ~ family dinner)

12x12 Christmas paper: Reg. $1.50 now $1.00 (excellent selection)
15% off Christmas Dies
Shimmer Sheetz: Reg. $9.95 promo $8.50 ea.
(wonderful for cards ~ jewellery ~ alcohol inks ~ mixed media)
40% off all Spellbinders dies (final clearance of all remaining stock)
40% off Spellbinders Platinum 6 die cutting machine (final clearance of remaining stock)
40% off all remaining Lawn Fawn dies and stamps
Bins & bins of red tag discontinued items
Discontinued Kaiser 6x6 paper pads (nice assortment but only 1 pad of each design)
This is our year end so watch for more sale items to be added as we sort our inventory to make room for *new releases* coming in 2019.

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731


December 10, 2018

Paper Pastimes holiday hours:
Thurs. Dec. 20: Closing at 2pm: Family dinner
Closed Dec. 23 ~ 24 ~ 25
Open Boxing Day: 12 ~ 3
Closed Dec. 30 ~ 31 and Jan 1

Free Demo with Carole Thurs. Dec. 13
Drop in between 11 and 2
Stencils, pastes, embossing powders, tape, glue, chipboard and create melted magic with the heat tool.
I am going to mix them all up!
I need some play time and I am excited to share ideas.

Free demo with Carole Fri. Dec. 14
Drop in between 11 and 2
This is all about alcohol inks. More play time for me.
Embossing folders ~ metals ~ embellishments
Shimmer Sheetz ~ glossy / metallic cardstock ~ ribbon.
Beads ~ braids ~ trims. Let’s color them all.
Bring your camera ~ notebook ~ pen

Paper Pastimes has restocked stamps, dies and Christmas paper.

Tim Holtz glass mat has arrived.

Follow us on Facebook for the newest arrivals.

Questions? Carole 403-255-8731