Saturday, January 31, 2009

QuicKutz Sweepstaks is TODAY!!!!!

Don't forget to come back tonight for the sweepstakes giveaway at 7pm! You have until 6:30pm to keep earning raffle tickets. We will begin our CHA overview at 6pm.

Scrapdoodles is giving away a $1,000 QuicKutz shopping spree!

(actually, we will be giving way 5 prizes! One $1,000 and four $100 prizes for a total of $1,400 in giveaways from QuicKutz!

From now until January 31st at 6:30 pm you may earn raffle tickets. At 7pm we will have the raffle drawing! YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!

Be sure to be at the store on Saturday at 6pm for a CHA overview and then we will have the Grand Prize drawing at 7pm!!!

There are lots of ways to earn raffle tickets!

You will earn ONE ticket:

~ For every $10 you spend* (does NOT have to be on QuicKutz)~ For every $10 you spend* towards classes/crops/club membership

You will earn ONE ticket, with no purchase necessary by:

~ Updating you information in our computer system
~ Registering for a class/crop (one ticket per class, monies do NOT count towards free ticket)
~ Signing up for our Newsletter

You will earn FIVE tickets by:

~ Joining our QuicKutz Klub
~ Renewing your QuicKutz Klub membership (you can renew now, even if it is early...your new membership will start the day after the current one expires)

The Fine Print*
Each raffle earned is based on pre-tax amount after discounts applied. Previous purchases not included. You must receive your entry ticket(s) before leaving the store, no exceptions.
*You may earn raffle tickets when redeeming gift cards. Sorry, we cannot offer tickets when purchasing gift cards.
*To earn free raffle ticket you must update your customer information or sign-up for email address at the register.*You may not win more than one prize.
*Must be present to win. Product selection must be sent to QuicKutz no later than February 9, 2009 and product will be shipped to Grand Prize winner directly from QuicKutz. All runners-up will receive their product from Scrapdoodles. Dollar value is based on full MSRP as specified on official QuicKutz list.

Friday, January 30, 2009

CHA Winter Trade Show Day 3

CHA Winter Trade Show Day 2

QuicKutz New Product Update!

Silhouette SD
Your favorite digital cutting tool is now portable! With this versatile machine, you can enjoy the same computer-based capabilities as the original Silhouette with the added benefit of cutting without your computer. Simply upload shapes or phrases onto a SD card, insert it into the machine and you're ready to cut!

The Silhouette SD machine includes an updated version of the Silhouette Software complete with word-welding and shadowing abilities. This software is available for download on the QuicKutz website for all existing Silhouette users. Also, be sure to check out their newer Online Store for digital designs. With thousands of shapes to choose from and new ones added regularly, there's never been a better way to download digital designs (accessible through the Silhouette software).

New Alphabets
Add even more style and variety to your QK alphabet collection with three new 4x8 alphabets. Each alphabet has its own unique look to match any project you're working on.

Adhesive Backed Sheets
Expand your die-cutting creativity with new specialty materials from QuicKutz. Use your QuicKutz tools together with materials like chipboard, vellum and magnet to cut out uniquely textured shapes and letters. Each material is adhesive-backed making it even easier to create quality craft projects

Embossing Folders
Introducing a new and even more affordable way to emboss with QuicKutz! These plastic embossing folders are $4.99 each and come in three sizes: 2x2, A2 and 12in. borders (2x2s come in a set of four). Use them together with your Revolution tool and 12in. platform to add dimension to projects with simple, sophisticated patterns and phrases.

Silhouette Accessories
To support the new Silhouette SD and all original Silhouette tools, QuicKutz is releasing several accessories like new vinyl colors to help expand the use of this amazing tool. They are also re-releasing some past accessories like blades and cutting mats at more affordable prices.

If you haven't started making glass etching projects yet, now is the time to start. QuicKutz is partnering with the B & B Etchall Products to bring you the very best etching creme in the market. With Etchall, you get the best quality etch for your money, plus their products are re-usable! Use this creme together with QuicKutz vinyl, shapes or digital designs to create a glass masterpiece

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Silhouette 2 ~ coming to Scrapdoodles in Mid-Feb!

Here is the new Silhouette SD in action from CHA! The new software has some exciting upgrades including one step welding which Brian explains in the video. He also goes over the improvements in the new machine. The two most exciting features are a digital card slot to make it portable and a one step welding feature! For existing Silhouette owners, you will be able to download the new software in Mid-February about the same time as the new machine starts shipping. There is a limited edition Silhouette 2 that is available only to those who ordered them at CHA, this machine comes with a reusable 2 oz bottle of Etchall Creme and 6 months free membership in their new online store (you can download as many images as you can manage during that 6 month period!) with activation of a one year membership (1st six months free, 2nd 6 months you pay for.) More information to come...

We are accepting pre-orders on the new Silhouette SD for $299.99. We need to know how many to bring in, we expect a high demand!

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Weather Advisory!

We will be closing early today due to the weather and may have a delayed opening tomorrow. Please call the store if you have any questions.


Monday, January 26, 2009

1st actual Day at the show!

CHA VIP Parties

Hello from Anaheim!

We made it safe and sound to Anaheim! Natasha joined me at the last moment and she has been having a blast enjoying classes and make and takes and will have really great samples and ideas to share with the stoe. Look for some great classes soon, too!
One of the first CHA releases are already at the store! Six new alphabets by QuicKutz. Coming 3D shapes. Keep watching the blog for more information on new QuicKutz items including a new Silhouette (old Silhouette users don't worry - we can use all the new products that go along with it...including new blades that cut metal, cork and magnets designed by QK!), new embossing methods, new and improved idea books and etching cream for glass etching! (The new Silhouette, Silhouette accessories, embossing dies, and etching cream are the second part of the release that has NOT shipped yet.)
We also have the new Easter line from Making Memories, absolutely adorable!

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Hump Day Happy Hour

Today is Hump Day Happy Hour! We have an adorable layout featuring QuicKutz' Cookie Cutter Balloon Dies & Scenic Route's Surprise line. Remember all you need is yourself and $5, we provide everything else!

You also can get entered into a drawing for every $10 you spend on classes, crops & Hump Day Happy Hour! (See front desk for details) there is also the QuicKutz $1,000 Sweepstakes....

Sunday, January 11, 2009

Closed for Inventory

Just a reminder that we are closed today, Sunday, for Inventory. We will reopen tomorrow at 10am. Thank you for your patience!

Friday, January 9, 2009

QuicKutz $1,000 Sweepstakes!!

How would you like to kick off the New year with a $1,000 shopping spree from QuicKutz??? If you have the winning raffle ticket, you will be able to shop for $1,000 of QuicKutz Product!* You could go home with that Silhouette & any addt’l software you always wanted or maybe an entire collection of alphabets!

From now until January 31 for every $10.00 (does not have to be on QuicKutz) you spend* at Scrapdoodles you will receive one raffle entry. If you spend $100, you will receive 10 raffle entries! You may earn as many as you wish! You may also receive a raffle entry for signing up for our newsletter or updating your customer information in our computer system. So start stocking up on those after Christmas supplies!

On Saturday, January 31 return to our store at 6pm for a CHA Release Event and stay for the raffle drawing at 7pm! You must be present to win! There will be additional chances to earn raffle tickets that night, too! We will also have a few other giveaways that night!

The Fine Print
*Each raffle earned is based on pre-tax amount after discounts applied. Previous purchases not included. You must receive your entry ticket(s) before leaving the store, no exceptions. To earn free raffle ticket you must update your customer information or sign-up for email address at the register.
*Gift Certificates ~ Tickets will be given when certificates are redeemed not when purchased. This way anyone who received a certificate during the holidays will have the opportunity of entering the raffle.
*Must be present to win. Product selection must be sent to QuicKutz no later than February 9, 2009 and product will be shipped to winner directly from QuicKutz.

Thursday, January 8, 2009

Love Letters is here!

My Little Yellow Bicycle has taken the best of what you love...a lavish collection of saturated pinks, reds, greys (the new go-to neutral) and sprinkled just the right pieces with velvet like accents. Vintage inspired details...with a modern sensible approach. Contemporary, Romantic, both. Document everyday moments with our journaling starters. Clear cut shapes and frames, decorative edged papers, epoxy, and more...It's all here! Love Every Day.

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Wednesday ~ Hump Day Happy Hour is Back!

Hump Day Happy Hour is back and Cindy has a beautiful New Year's layout ready to go for you! All you need is you and $5 we will supply the rest!

QuicKutz January 6, 2009 Birthday & Party Release

You are going to love this release! The flourish can be used with or without the confetti...the whimsical cake comes in separate pieces which means you can make different cakes all with one die...the banana split because comes with a whole banana...the donkey is so stinkin' cute AND you can use the same die to make a cute dog!

Introducing new birthday and party shapes to help kick off the New Year! These shapes are perfect for parties of all kinds including birthdays, New Year's, wedding or baby showers, ice cream socials, church activities and more! Use them together with the new 4x8 alphabet, Banana Split, for a project that's extra sweet.

Compliment these shapes with the perfect title! The Banana Split SkinniMini alpha comes on one 4x8 die and looks darling on all your party invitations, baby announcements and any project that calls for a little extra sweetness.

QuicKlutz Klub Die
QuicKutz Club Die February's exclusive shape is a party hat on a 2x2 die! This versatile shape makes a perfect hat for birthday and New Year's parties and will look great on a clown, elf or even St. Nick!

Digital Designs for the Silhouette
It's time to party with QuicKutz! Use your Silhouette tool and these new party digital designs to turn your next birthday party into one you'll never forget!

Monday, January 5, 2009

QuicKutz Shopping Spree!

Ever dream of going on a HUGE QuicKutz shopping spree?!?

Your dream just might come true. Stay tuned to our blog and newsletter for more details...

Making Memories Love Notes

Love Notes is here the entire line and it is going fast!

New Layout Class!!!!

Hi Everyone! Hope you all had a Happy New Year! Over the holidays, I did a little scrapping and I couldn't resist making a bedtime layout using October Afternoon's Night Light. Aren't those monsters so cute? If you have boys like I do and want a super cute layout then you will definitely want to come to this class! The class will be held on Saturday, January 17th at 10:30am for $17.00. There are only enough supplies for 5 people so call and reserve your spot quickly!There will be a card class that afternoon and a crop that evening so you could make a day of it at Scrapdoodles!

Please bring the following with you to class: favorite adhesive, foam dots, brown chalk ink, cutter, scissors, white pen (I use Gelly Roll by Sakura), and 1 12x12 white cardstock.

See ya there!