Tuesday, 28 December 2010

Massive Sale- Up to 50% off

Check out the massive sale on this Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th from 9.30am to 5pm and Friday 31st Dec from 9.30-3pm.

Take 25% - 50% off selected stock- check in store for details.

Tuesday, 14 December 2010

Holiday Trading Hours

Trading hours over the holiday season will be as follows: 


Wednesday Dec 29th- 9.30-5pm


Thursday Dec 30th- 9.30-5pm


Friday Dec 31st- New Years Eve 9.30-3pm


Saturday Jan 1st- Closed


Sunday Jan 2nd- Closed


Monday Jan 3rd- Closed


Tuesday Jan 4th- 9.30am-5pm - Hours as normal


Please note: As from January 4th 2011 Tues-Friday closing time will be 5pm instead of 5.30pm.  


Christmas Schedule

Do you have time on your hands over the Christmas break or looking for something for the kids to do??  See the Christmas timetable below...
Remember: Bookings are essential.

Tues Dec 14th: 10.30-2.30pm Scrap and Chat

Wed Dec 15th: 10.30-12 Wood Class
Wed Dec 15th: 3-4pm Kids Club

Thur Dec 16th: 10.30-12 Wood Class

Frid Dec 17th: 10.30-2.30 Scrap and Chat
Frid Dec 17th: 4-5pm Kids Club

Sat Dec 18th: 2pm-12 Last Crop for 2010 - still places available....

Sun Dec 19th: Shop open 10am-3pm

Mon Dec 20th: Closed

Tues Dec 21st: 10.30-2.30 Scrap and Chat

Wed Dec 22nd: 10.30-12 Wood Class
Wed Dec 22nd: 3-4pm Kids Club

Thur Dec 23rd: 10.30-12 Wood Class
Thur Dec 23rd: 3-4pm Kids Club

Frid Dec 24th: 10.30-2.30pm Scrap and Chat

Sat Dec 25th: Closed
Sun Dec 26th: Closed
Mon Dec 27th: Closed
Tues Dec 28th: Closed

Wed Dec 29th: 10.30-2.30 Scrap and Chat
Wed Dec 29th: 10.30-12 Wood Class
Wed Dec 29th: 3-4pm Kids Club

Thur Dec 30th: 10.30-12 Wood Class
Thur Dec 30th: 3-4pm Kids Club

Frid Dec 31st: 10.30-2.30 Scrap and Chat
Frid Dec 31st: 10.30-12 Wood Class

Sat Jan 1: Closed
Sun Jan 2: Closed
Mon Jan 3: Closed

Tues Jan 4th: 9.30-5pm -normal trading hours.
(Please Note: from the 4th January 2011 Tues-Frid closing time will be 5pm instead of 5.30pm) 

Details:

Wood Class:
Age: 14yrs to adult.
If you have ever wondered how to create a Kaisercraft wood project now is the perfect time to start.  You are able to select your own project to work on and we will show you all the tips and techniques to enable you to create your very own masterpiece. Cost: $10 plus materials
Bring a basic tool kit.   Bookings essential.

Kids Club: Craft for Kids
How does Kids Club work?
Must be at least 8 years old.  Purchase a craft kit.
Pay $5.00 each time you attend a workshop.  Depending on the kit you choose, it may take you several workshop visits to complete your project-you can just work at your own pace.
What do you get at Kids Club workshops?
You get to use our tools and equipment. You will have someone to help with your projects. We will supply your extra bits and pieces where needed- ie: adhesives, paint, bling, ribbon.  Bookings are essential.

If you can’t attend Kids Club workshops kits can be purchased and completed at home. (Please note: adhesives, paint, bling and ribbon may not be included in kits) 

Scrap and Chat:
You are able to use the class room tables to work on your projects, while having access to the products in store.  There is no teacher at these sessions, it is a social gathering of friends who enjoy getting together to work on their projects.  BYO tools and equipment. Cost: Free  Bookings essential.


Come and join in the fun and join other crafters while creating a masterpiece of your very own at A Place to Create.  Remember please make bookings for each of these schedule times.

regards
Gayle



Tuesday, 7 December 2010

Do Crafts is in store.

The new Do Crafts magazines and stock is now in store. There are lots of wood mounted stamps in this stock release with greetings and words at only $3.00 each... and lots more new goodies... be quick the stock is going fast..

Wednesday, 1 December 2010

Level 2 is Now Open

You should see us now!!!  Come check out the new look  'A Place to Create'   Level 2 is now open and full of stock.  Downstairs has also had a face lift with plenty of room for more stock and another huge table to fit more at our crops and classes.   There are now more places available for our Crops on December 11th and December 18th, please ring the store for details on 38512200.  More craft kits have been put together and are available now. See you all soon, Gayle

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

Kaisercraft December Collections now in store

ENGLISH ROSE..... SEASIDE.....LOVE NOTES
The three new December collections from Kaisercraft have arrived in store.  Be the first to get the English Rose, Seaside and Love Notes Collection of papers, specialty papers, die cut elements, rub ons, chipboard, paper pads embellishments and more. A restock of the 9 and 12 frame photo displays have arrived along with the new wood cruise ship albums, flip flop albums and the new set of book ends draws.

Tuesday, 16 November 2010

Crops and Classes

Crops at A Place to Create:
Pre paid Bookings essential-

Saturday November 27th from 4pm-12pm. Cost $15 includes dinner.
(Limited places left for this night)

Saturday December 11th from 2pm-12. This is our Christmas celebration crop. Cost of crop $10.00- each person to bring a plate. (please phone the shop to see what is required) Limited places left. (Please note- earlier start time for this crop as requested)

Saturday December 18th from 2pm-12. Just one more crop before the year is over. Nibbles and pizza night. Cost: $15.00 (Please note- earlier start time for this crop also)

Saturday January 15th 2011- from 4pm-12. The first crop for 2011. Cost: $15.00 includes dinner.


Classes: 
November 21st- All I want for Christmas Wood Tag Book. Time: 10.30am-12.
$20.00 includes materials.

November 21st- Door Hanger. Time: 12.30-1.30pm. $10 Plus materials.

November 28th- Cupcake Gift Card Holder. Time: 10.30-12. $25 includes materials.

December 4th- 10 Layouts Class. Time: 5pm-8pm. $60.00 includes materials.
(Kits are available for purchase if you can not attend this class)

More classes to come.

Kits available:
There are now lots of kits available for purchase. See in store for kit samples and availability. 

Regards
Gayle

Thursday, 4 November 2010

More Kits available for-







KIDS CLUB
‘craft for kids’
Friday 4-5pm
Saturday 2.30-3.30pm
How does Kids Club work?
Be at least 8 years old…
Purchase a craft kit…
Book into a Kids Club workshop…
Pay $5.00 each time you attend a workshop….
Depending on the kit you choose, it may take you 
several workshop visits to complete your project-
you can just work at your own pace.

What do I get at a Kids Club workshop?
You get to use our tools and equipment….
You will have someone to help with your projects….
We will supply your extra bits and pieces where needed-
ie: adhesives, paint, bling, ribbon.

Please Note:
Craft kits can be purchased and completed at home-
Not all accessories are included in kit-
You will need to provide adhesives, paint, bling and ribbon where required.  

………………..
Please see kit samples in store.
Bookings are essential.
Unit 24/1147 South Pine Rd, Arana Hills 4054
PH: 3851 2200

Thursday, 28 October 2010

CLASS SCHEDULE

Saturday 30th October - 10am-1pm
10 Layouts
Create 10 new layouts that you can take home and just add your photo's. Participants will need to bring a trimmer and adhesives.
Cost: $60.00 includes materials

Saturday 30th October  4pm - midnight
Crop
Limited places left- please check in store


Friday 5th November - 4pm - 5.30pm
Kids Fun and Funky Card Class
Bring the kids along Friday afternoon 'after school' to create a set of fun and funky cards for kids. (Adults are welcome)
$15.00 - materials included


Saturday 6th November - 10am-11.30am
Dirty Muddy Messy Fun Tag Book
Wanting to create something special for the 'boys' in your life. Check out this bright and fun wooden tag book filled with colour and inspiration to make the worst boy photo's look great. (Everyone who has boys, have those boy photo's full of mess, dirt, mud and fun and this is a great way to present them)
Class is suitable for teenagers and adults.
Cost: $25.00 includes materials
Bring a basic tool kit, sharp scissors, adhesives, trimmer and a corner rounder.


Saturday 6th November- 12.30-2pm
Card Class
Create a set of 5 cards using the Peachy Keen Kaisercraft Collection of papers and embellishments.
Cost: $20.00 includes materials
Bring a basic tool kit, adhesives and trimmer.


Sunday 7th November 10.30-12.30
Funky Wreath
If you've admired the Funky Wreath in store and would like to learn how to create it, then let Jo show you how to paint, use crackle medium, make templates and use a cuttlebug machine to emboss. You will then learn how create hand made flowers to embellish your masterpiece.
Cost: $15.00 plus materials.
Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.


Sunday 7th November 1pm-3pm
Crackled Tree
Create a Crackled Tree that matches the Funky Wreath, tree can be used for Christmas or all year round. You will have a co ordinating set that will be admired by family and friends. Paint, crackle medium, templates, cuttlebug dies and embossing folders and inks will be used to create your masterpiece. 

Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.
Cost: $20.00 plus materials
(book into both the Funky Wreath and Crackled Tree classes and only pay $30.00 plus your materials)


Saturday 13th November 12.30-3.30pm
10 Layouts Class
Another fantastic set of 10 layouts that will inspire you.  How easy is it to have 10 pages created just ready to go home and add photo's. If you find you cant attend kits can be ordered.
Cost: $60.00 includes all materials
Bring a basic tool kit, trimmer and adhesives.

Saturday 13th November 4-midnight
Crop
Bring along the projects you are working on, b.y.o. tools and equipment and use my tables to enjoy an evening with other crafters and friends while you have exclusive access to the store. 
I will provide you with food for the evening, all you have to do is ring and make a booking and enjoy a night of fun. Cost: $15.00
Limited places remaining


Sunday 14th November 10.30-12
Kaisercraft Wooden Bird House
Exclusive to Kaisercraft outlets and A Place to Create we present the 'Kaisercraft Bird House'. We are excited to be able to stock the Bird House and will show you how to create your very own masterpiece.
Cost: $15.00 plus materials. Bring basic tool kit, trimmer and adhesives.



Sunday 21st November 10.30-12
All I want for Christmas ~Wooden Tag Book
Suitable for both Children and Adults
Create a Christmas tag book to give as a present or use as a keepsake for those treasured Christmas photo's.
Cost: $20.00 includes materials
Bring basic tool kit, trimmer and adhesives



Sunday 21st November 12.30-1.30
Christmas' Door Hanger'
Suitable for both Children and Adults
Create a door hanger for Christmas for yourself or someone special in your life.
Cost: $10.00 plus materials
Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.



Saturday 27th November 4pm-Midnight
Crop
Bring along the projects you are working on, b.y.o. tools and equipment and use my tables to enjoy an evening with other crafters and friends while you have exclusive access to the store. 
I will provide you with food for the evening, all you have to do is ring and make a booking and enjoy a night of fun. Cost: $15.00

Sunday 28th November 10.30-12
Cupcake Gift Card Holder
Create a gift that will keep on giving...Jo will show you how to make a Christmas themed or Pretty Party themed 'CUPCAKE' that will conceal a gift card. The cupcake can be reused over and over again- a great way to start a gift giving tradition.
Cost: $25.00 includes materials
(please select theme when making your booking)


Samples of most classes can be viewed in store.
Pre paid bookings are essential. Please phone the store on 3851 2200.


Regards Gayle

Christmas Advent Calendar 2010

A kit is now available for the 2010 Advent Calendar. If you have admired this Advent Calendar in store and you would like to create one of your own - let us make it easy for you.....phone the store on 3851 2200 to order your kit .

Wednesday, 27 October 2010

Customer Gallery by Hannah

 How amazing are children?  Look at what Hannah has created? Hannah is only 7 and after her trip to Melbourne with Mum she has made herself an amazing Kaisercraft wood album to put her treasured photo's in. The work and detail in this album are amazing- well done Hannah!!!

Sunday, 24 October 2010

A Place to Create ...

presents  Melbourne Cup our way
Tuesday November 2nd

Join us from 10am for a day of fun…

Cost: $20.00

Includes: 

*all day crop*

11.15am - 12.45  
*Magic Mini Book Class*

Create a Magic Mini Book from one sheet of Bazzill that opens in different ways to reveal the magic concealed inside. This book will be covered with the Lush collection of papers and embellishments with added metal art words from K & Co. Bring a trimmer, basic tool kit and adhesives.


1-2pm
 *Champagne Chicken & Salad Luncheon*

Limited places bookings are essential
………………..
Unit 24/1147 South Pine Rd, Arana Hills 4054
PH: 3851 2200

A Place to Create presents-

KIDS CLUB
‘craft for kids’
Friday 4-5pm
Saturday 2.30-3.30pm
How does Kids Club work?
Be at least 8 years old…
Purchase a craft kit…
Book into a Kids Club workshop…
Pay $5.00 each time you attend a workshop….
Depending on the kit you choose, it may take you 
several workshop visits to complete your project-
you can just work at your own pace.

What do I get at a Kids Club workshop?
You get to use our tools and equipment….
You will have someone to help with your projects….
We will supply your extra bits and pieces where needed-
ie: adhesives, paint, bling, ribbon.

Please Note:
Craft kits can be purchased and completed at home-
Not all accessories are included in kit-
You will need to provide adhesives, paint, bling and ribbon where required.

Some of the kits available....

………………..
Unit 24/1147 South Pine Rd, Arana Hills 4054
PH: 3851 2200

Thursday, 21 October 2010

Kaisercraft November Collection 'After Five' has arrived in store early

The 'After Five' Collection of papers, specialty papers, paper pads, tag pads, embellishments, rub ons, stamps and more have arrived in store.


Also to arrive-
Over 40 different unmounted stamps-

New wooden flourishes -cup cakes, tea pots, hearts, roses and words-

9 Frame and 12 Frame wooden Photo display boxes-

New black rub ons-

Be quick to check out this stylish range.

Wednesday, 20 October 2010

CLASS SCHEDULE

Saturday 30th October - 10am-1pm
10 Layouts
Create 10 new layouts that you can take home and just add your photo's. Participants will need to bring a trimmer and adhesives.
Cost: $60.00 includes materials

Saturday 30th October  4pm - midnight
Crop
Limited places left- please check in store

Sunday 31th October- 10.30-12
Wooden Project: Family Tree
Create your very own family tree for your family. Copy Jo's sample in store or change the colours to match your decor. Tree also comes with photo discs if you wish to add photo's to your tree.
Cost: $15.00 plus materials.
Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.


Friday 5th November - 4pm - 5.30pm
Kids Fun and Funky Card Class
Bring the kids along Friday afternoon 'after school' to create a set of fun and funky cards for kids. (Adults are welcome)
$15.00 - materials included


Saturday 6th November - 10am-11.30am
Dirty Muddy Messy Fun Tag Book
Wanting to create something special for the 'boys' in your life. Check out this bright and fun wooden tag book filled with colour and inspiration to make the worst boy photo's look great. (Everyone who has boys, have those boy photo's full of mess, dirt, mud and fun and this is a great way to present them)
Class is suitable for teenagers and adults.
Cost: $25.00 includes materials
Bring a basic tool kit, sharp scissors, adhesives, trimmer and a corner rounder.


Saturday 6th November- 12.30-2pm
Card Class
Create a set of 5 cards using the Peachy Keen Kaisercraft Collection of papers and embellishments.
Cost: $20.00 includes materials
Bring a basic tool kit, adhesives and trimmer.


Sunday 7th November 10.30-12.30
Funky Wreath
If you've admired the Funky Wreath in store and would like to learn how to create it, then let Jo show you how to paint, use crackle medium, make templates and use a cuttlebug machine to emboss. You will then learn how create hand made flowers to embellish your masterpiece.
Cost: $15.00 plus materials.
Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.


Sunday 7th November 1pm-3pm
Crackled Tree
Create a Crackled Tree that matches the Funky Wreath, tree can be used for Christmas or all year round. You will have a co ordinating set that will be admired by family and friends. Paint, crackle medium, templates, cuttlebug dies and embossing folders and inks will be used to create your masterpiece. 

Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.
Cost: $20.00 plus materials
(book into both the Funky Wreath and Crackled Tree classes and only pay $30.00 plus your materials)


Saturday 13th November 12.30-3.30pm
10 Layouts Class
Another fantastic set of 10 layouts that will inspire you.  How easy is it to have 10 pages created just ready to go home and add photo's. If you find you cant attend kits can be ordered.
Cost: $60.00 includes all materials
Bring a basic tool kit, trimmer and adhesives.

Saturday 13th November 4-midnight
Crop
Bring along the projects you are working on, b.y.o. tools and equipment and use my tables to enjoy an evening with other crafters and friends while you have exclusive access to the store. 
I will provide you with food for the evening, all you have to do is ring and make a booking and enjoy a night of fun. Cost: $15.00
Limited places remaining


Sunday 14th November 10.30-12
Kaisercraft Wooden Bird House
Exclusive to Kaisercraft outlets and A Place to Create we present the 'Kaisercraft Bird House'. We are excited to be able to stock the Bird House and will show you how to create your very own masterpiece.
Cost: $15.00 plus materials. Bring basic tool kit, trimmer and adhesives.



Sunday 21st November 10.30-12
All I want for Christmas ~Wooden Tag Book
Suitable for both Children and Adults
Create a Christmas tag book to give as a present or use as a keepsake for those treasured Christmas photo's.
Cost: $20.00 includes materials
Bring basic tool kit, trimmer and adhesives



Sunday 21st November 12.30-1.30
Christmas' Door Hanger'
Suitable for both Children and Adults
Create a door hanger for Christmas for yourself or someone special in your life.
Cost: $10.00 plus materials
Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.



Saturday 27th November 4pm-Midnight
Crop
Bring along the projects you are working on, b.y.o. tools and equipment and use my tables to enjoy an evening with other crafters and friends while you have exclusive access to the store. 
I will provide you with food for the evening, all you have to do is ring and make a booking and enjoy a night of fun. Cost: $15.00

Sunday 28th November 10.30-12
Cupcake Gift Card Holder
Create a gift that will keep on giving...Jo will show you how to make a Christmas themed or Pretty Party themed 'CUPCAKE' that will conceal a gift card. The cupcake can be reused over and over again- a great way to start a gift giving tradition.
Cost: $25.00 includes materials
(please select theme when making your booking)


Samples of most classes can be viewed in store.
Pre paid bookings are essential. Please phone the store on 3851 2200.


Regards Gayle

Sunday, 10 October 2010

IT'S MY BIRTHDAY SO LET'S CELEBRATE THIS WEEK

This year I am going to celebrate my birthday.  It's all about me!!! 
Check in store for the following specials-
WOW Chipboard shapes, words and borders-
buy 1- get 10% off
buy 2 - get 15 % off
buy 3 or more get 20% off

HOTSPOTZ gold, silver and coloured craft stickers
only $1.50each (normally $2.50 each)

GREEN TARA Flower packs-
normally $6.50 each, this week only 2 for $10.00

K & CO CHRISTMAS
-25% off K & Co Christmas papers
-10% off co-ordinating embellishments

It may be my birthday this week, but you get the discounts.  
Specials will be valid between Tuesday 
12th October and Friday 15th October or while stocks last.

Come celebrate with me,
regards
Gayle




Saturday, 2 October 2010

Show and Tell- A Place to Create Style!!!



 

Show and tell may never be the same again! Grace and Jack aged 8 share their masterpieces they have created with Grandma Marg over the holidays.  Look at the detail and workmanship they have put into their projects.  Well done guys, you should both be so proud of yourselves.  Thank you for sharing your fantastic projects with us.  Regards Gayle
  

Friday, 1 October 2010

Do Crafts is in store.

The Do Crafts magazines and stock has arrived in store. Ranges include Forever Friends, Honey and Hugs and Classic Christmas.  There is also a new release of silhouette Christmas cards, ribbons, bows, glitz and much more.  Some products have only 2 or 3 supplied so be quick to avoid disappointment. If you have forgotten to order a magazine I have a few spare so be quick to get one.

Regards
Gayle

Sunday, 26 September 2010

CROPS AT A PLACE TO CREATE

Another fantastic crop at A Place to Create!!! A huge thank you to all the wonderful people who joined me for the crop last night. Good company, good food, heaps of laughter, a lot of fun and of course a little creativity, what a great night!!!

My next crop dates are:

Saturday October 9th: 4-11pm

Saturday October 30th: 4-11pm

Saturday November 13th: 4-11pm

If you'd like to join in our crops, please phone the store on 

3851 2200 to pre pay your booking as places are filling quickly.

regards

Gayle

Don't forget to check out the classes for Spring in my previous posts. 

 

Wednesday, 22 September 2010

KAISERCRAFT UTOPIA COLLECTION

Customer Gallery: by Sylvia
These are the first Kaisercraft wooden products that Sylvia has ever created. She has done a wonderful job creating a set of drawers, a tissue box and a wooden crate. Sylvia has used the Utopia collection and added a little bling and pearl brads. These beautiful projects will be on display in store for a short time.  You too can create a masterpiece like Sylvia, come to one of our technique classes on wood and learn all the tips and techniques you will need to work with wood.



Great Class Line Up for Spring

CLASS:  Magic Mini Book
Date: Saturday 2nd October
Time: 10am-11.30am
Cost: $20.00 -includes materials.
Create a Magic Mini Book from one sheet of Bazzill that opens in different ways to reveal the magic
concealed inside. This book will be covered with the Lush collection of papers and embellishments with added metal art words from K & Co. Bring a trimmer, basic tool kit and adhesives.


CLASS:  Floral Fun Technique Class
Date: Sunday 3rd October
Time: 10.30am-12.30pm
Cost: $25.00-includes materials.
Learn the techniques for making 10 different types of 3D flowers. Use die cuts, punches & our special templates to create a variety of flowers that you can add to your layouts to give added depth & dimension.
Bring a basic tool kit and adhesives.

CLASS: Shabby Chic Layout 
on Flourish Display Stand.
Date: Saturday 9th October
Time: 10am-12
Cost: $45.00 -includes materials.
Create a beautiful shabby chic layout incorporating a variety of 3D flowers, flourishes, wisps of tulle & sparkling diamantes. Displayed on it's own hand painted flourish display stand, this project is a one of a kind home decor item.
Bring a trimmer, basic tool kit and adhesives.

CLASS: Advent Calendar 
             Technique Class


Date: Saturday 16th October
Time: 9.30-11am
Cost: $15.00 plus materials.
If you have seen the Advent Calendars in store and wondered how to put them together, let us show you all the tips and techniques you will need to create your own masterpiece.



CLASS: Vintage Christmas Card Class
Date: Saturday 16th October
Time: 12-1.30pm
Cost: $20.00 includes materials
Create a set of beautiful Christmas cards using the 'Tis the Season Collection' of papers.

CLASS: Christmas Tag Book
Date: Saturday 16th October
Time: 2.30-4pm
Cost: $25.00 materials included
Create a Christmas tag book using gorgeous double sided Fancy Pants Christmas papers, embellishments and more.

CLASS: Christmas Card Class
Date: Sunday 17th October
Time: 10.30am-12
Cost: $25.00 materials included.
Make a set of 12 Christmas cards using Fancy Pants papers, 3D embellishments and Kaiser rub ons, envelopes included.

Requirements for each class: Trimmer, basic tool kit and adhesives.
Pre paid bookings are essential either by phone 3851 2200 or by calling into the shop.


NEXT CROP DATE:
Saturday 9th October from 4pm-10pm.  Book early to avoid disappointment as the crops are filling quickly.

regards
Gayle

Saturday, 18 September 2010

Sneak Peek of Holiday Classes


~there are still a few places available in these holiday classes for kids- phone the shop on 3851 2200 to book your place.
Open Hanging Album with Butterfly's-Thur 23rd Sept- 10.30-11.30am
Hey Birdie Flower Mobile- Frid 24th Sept - 10.30-12
Fresh and Fun Desk Organiser- Tues 28th Sept- 10.30-12
Funky Cards for Kids- Wed 29th Sept -10.30-11.30