Monthly Archives: January 2010

updated website

I’m sorry that I haven’t been emailing and blogging lately.  My website crashed and I’ve been in the process of making another.  It’s been a long, tedious task, but it’s coming along and almost finished.  I’m really excited about the new “Updated” look!  Thanks for hanging in there!

We’ve been getting in all kinds new products!  Check out our new website under “New Products”.  We have been getting all kinds of awesome new products in daily !  Today we got in our new “Real Wood” paper!  You can cut it, die cut it and even cut it in the Cricut!  I can’t wait to play!!

You will be able to sign up for classes under class schedule.  You will have to click on the class within the calendar and sign up right there!  The class description and picture of the project will all be within that square!  It’s pretty cool!

If you want to get our emails, make sure you click on the tab “Newsletters” and enter your email address and name.  We will try to send out class information, store happenings and new product information weekly.

You can sign up for our Mega Crop weekend (It’s Croppin Time Somewhere) in Rayne, on our website now.  I’m excited about how many people have signed up so far!  We’re hoping to take at least 150 people and I am inviting several other vendors to join us for shopping fun!

We also have a new Design Team Blog….just click on “Design Team” and you will get to see all our members and their links to their own blogs, it they have one.  I’m still working on this part of the site and I should have it all done soon.  Now we even have 1 blog that they all post their Treasured Memories work and thoughts on!  We have the most talented design team!!!  Make sure you check them out!!

Wendy had her shadowbox class yesterday and I can’t wait to post those pictures!  Look out for those pictures right here on our blog!

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Welcome to the Rayne Forest! Mega Crop Weekend!

It’s here!  The registration for the Mega Crop weekend in July is here!  It’s going to be a four day weekend full of scrapping fun!!!  Here are the details:

Registration for all 4 days  (July 8th- 11th)  – $125 – first 40 people who register here get a whole 6 foot table to crop on for the weekend!

Please go to our “It’s Croppin Time Somewhere Blog to Register for the event:

Place:  Rayne Civic Center   (Rayne, La)

Rates:  $125 for all 4 days.

Thursday  ($40)

Friday ($45)

Saturday ($45)

You can sign up for the whole 4 days  – $125 (it includes a t-shirt) or you can sign up by the day @ day rate (It will also include a t-shirt).

For the day rate, you will have to pay the full amount upon sign up.  If you sign up for all 4 days…you will be required to put down a $50 deposit due now.  You can also pay in full.  The other part of the payment ($75) will be due on June 1st.

Cancelation Policy:  All money paid will be refunded if you call and cancel by June 15th.  After that, you will get store credit.   After July 1st, there will be no refunds.

****Big incentive for paying in full for  all 4 days!  The first 40 people who register and pay online in full ($125) for the event will get a whole 6″ table to crop on.

We will also offer classes that you will be able to take individually.

Hotel Information:  (for these rates, make sure you say you are with Treasured Memories Group)

Best Western, Rayne Rates$67 night for King size Bed (+) tax

Phone # 337-334-0060

$70 night for Double Bed (+) tax

Rooms include New LCD tv, new furnishings and full breakfast

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Phone:  337-334-0000

$54 a night for Double Bed  (+) tax

Includes Continental breakfast


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Going to Scrapfest?

I just wanted to let you know a class that Connie will be teaching at Scrapfest ~  A little Shabby, A little Chic!

You will make this exact layout using all kinds of techniques from Spray Mist, and Glimmer Chips to making your own Hat Pin!  The class contains lots of Prima, Tattered Angels, Jenni Bowlin and Shabby Chic embellishments and papers!

Great job Connie!

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Announcing the Design Team 2010!

We are so excited to announce our Design Team for 2010!   The following girls have been chosen to design and create layouts for our walls using the latest and greatest products!  Congratulations girls!

Aphra Boyler – Pineville

Aphra was on our design team last year.  She is very creative with her catchy and clean cut style.  She created her blog when she made our design team last year and now is the Designer for several design teams including Imaginisce!  Check out her work and bio on her blog…

Carol Gatza – Lafayette

Carol is rather new to scrapbooking, and took to it immediately!  She won her first layout contest  at our Mega Crop Weekend in Breaux Bridge, just a month after she first started scrapbooking!  She also made everyone of my Graphic 45 papers sale at the show after creating the layout!!!  Carol is a sweet person and  has an awesome style that everyone is going to enjoy!

Frances Sylvia – Natchitoches

Frances is a wonderful scrapbooker and definitely a wonderful addition to our design team!  When Frances comes to crop at our store…everyone is just amazed with her work!  She has an awesome style and also has an active blog creating for different scrapbooking websites.  Make sure you check out her blog to see her work and read all about her!!!

Franny Bobbit – New Iberia

If you’ve been in scrapbooking, your going to know Franny!  She has been scrapping since I had my old store!  She attends many scrapbooking events often winning competitions with her awesome style!  She owns a  dancing school and is hired to create albums for her students.  Her layouts are stunning and I’m sure she will amaze everyone!!!  We are so excited she has time to be on our design team this year!!!

Liz Granger

Liz was on our Design Team last year and seem always create layouts that amazed people!  Liz has always been an amazing scrapbooker with a style I love….using lots of scrapbooking products!!!   Make sure you check out her blog….her last layout she did for the design team was one of my favorites!!!

Paula Arabie – Lafayette

What can we say about Paula…She is such a talent in all areas of crafts!  Paula was on our design team last year and is known for her catchy “bold” style!  Paula also attends events such as Scrapfest and tends to always win the layout contests there.  She has a good eye for color and always tends to know how to make something work!  Paula also has a blog…check out her work and bio here…

Tanya Joseph – Abbeville

Tanya was on our design team last year.  She is known for creating scrapbooking for the wall because most of her layouts are too elaborate to just be put in a scrapbook!  She really is an amazing scrapbooking artist!  Aphra attended Scrapfest last November and won the layout contest there.  She also won the layout contest at our Mega Crop weekend and Jenni Bowlin even commented on how amazing her work was!  Check out Tanya’s work on her blog….

I know that all of the girls we chose are very busy people.  I’m so glad that they take the time out of their busy schedule to be on our design team and create layouts for us!  Get ready girls for a fun year!!!!


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KitzGirlz Kit #6 – Louisiana Spirit

Kitz go on sale tomorrow (Thursday) on our website    They will be available for pick up on January 15th…here are the layouts….

The Kitz contain lots of paper, specialty cut die cuts, lots of 3=D embellishment, a cool Mardi Gras Stud Iron on, ribbon, feathers, pop dots, gold stickles and instructions…..

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  It’s going to be a great year of scrapping!   It’s all starting Saturday @ 10 am!  We are having a Scrapping Party to bring in the new year!  For everyone who signed up and is cropping, we have a cute make and take, party favors and we’ll have the Imagination studio all set up to take New Years pictures!

As a special bonus… All merchandise in the store will be 25% off!!!

To top it all off, Saturday evening were going to announce our new 2010 Design team!!!!  I’m really excited about it all!!!!

I hope everyone has a safe and happy January 1st!!!   And….Geaux Tigers!

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