Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Boo-tful Ghost Mini Album
Class by Nikki Sivils
Halloween 2009

Supply List for Nikki Sivils class

October 3rd on Bee Ridge Baptist Church in Sarasota, FL

Regular supplies:
Trimmer, adhesive, scissors etc.
*Note: we will be cutting a lot of smaller items so please have good paper cutting scissors.

· Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon
· Pop dots
· Glue Dots
· Xyron (Create a Sticker) not necessary but you’ll be glad you brought it!
· Crop-a-dile for the chipboard
· Corner Rounder
· 3/4” Circle Punch (I’ll bring mine if you don’t have one.)
· 1” Scallop Punch (I’ll bring mine if you don’t have one.)
· Gelly Roll Pen by Sakura (Clear Star) not necessary, but a lot of fun!
· Purple pen & black pen (basic) for Journaling
· Stapler/ tiny attacher
· Craft knife
· Paper Piercer
** All Pictures are 3x2 or 2x3
You’ll need (4) 3x2 pictures and (1) 2x3 picture
*Except cover: 1 3x3 and 2 picture’s from your contact sheet that comes with your picture order (this size is about 5/8 x 13/16), this is also not necessary, but those little contact pictures are great for mini albums!!

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Tattered Angels Limited Edition!

Check out the new Limited Edition Glimmer Mist colors from Tattered Angels!

If you're looking for some ideas for making some wonderful gifts for special friends and family, check out this "Frame Makeover" demo by Tattered Angles!

Monday, September 28, 2009

Recipe for Fun from Stampendous!

This combination looks like a fun time! Adhesive paper, Fun Flock and Stickers!
Check out this video from Stampendous! for tips on combining these products. All of these products are available at the Creativity Boutique store

Saturday, September 26, 2009


Only 2 more days to submit your Creativity Boutique Design team Entry. You can get all the details here.

Check this out our Design Team Member Amy made this lovely creation using our October Kit!

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

For A Ghostly Good Time…
Join Kit n’ Kaboodles & Creativity Boutique
with Guest Designer

***Nikki Sivils***

Nikki will be using her new Boo-tiful collection
to show us how to make this
adorable, yet ghostly, chipboard album.
DATE: Oct 3rd, 2009
TIME: 10am to 5pm
PLACE: Bee Ridge Baptist Church Sarasota, FL
COST: $35 (includes cost of class & lunch)
Can't join us for the class on October 3rd????
No worries!
You can purchase a class kit on our site and
we will be holding an online class on October 3rd as well!
Just click on the link below to reserve your kit today!

New to KNK Mall

ROCK CANDY Stickles and Distress Crackle paint! Tim Holtz posted a you tube video explaining the difference in the products. These are two products that you need.

If you are looking for information on our DT call you can find it here

Monday, September 21, 2009

Frightfully Fun (and simple) Treat Bag

I made this treat bag to use for handing out treats in school. It was super fun and easy. And don't forget..time is running out for our DT call. CHeck out all the details below.

Supplies needed:
Paper Lunch Bag
*Chatterbox Artsy-licious Paper Kohl
*Bo Bunny Mango Luau Collection [Lime]
*Stampendous! Fluffles Ghostie
*Stampendous! Frightful Halloween
White card stock
Orange ribbon
Decorative scissors
Hole punch
Markers or colored pencils

* Denotes product available in Creativity Boutique or KnK stores.
1. Trim Paper lunch bag 5 ½ inches from bottom with decorative scissors. Place bag flap side door on work table.

2. From Chatterbox Artsy-licious Paper Kohl cut 4 ½ x 5 inch piece. Adhere to bag.

3. On white card stock stamp “Fluffles Ghostie” and “Frightful Halloween”. Color images as desired.

4. Mat Stamped Images on Bo Bunny Mango Luau Collection [Lime] using the orange side up.

5. At top of bag, punch two holes near center of bag, punching through both layers of bag.

6. Fill bag with goodies

7. Thread ribbon through holes and tie a bow.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

KnK's October Kit is here

You can get our latest kit here.
Don't forget that Creativity Boutique is looking for 2 Designers. Check out all the inforamtion below!

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Creativity Boutique is Looking for Two Designers

Creativity Boutique, featuring Stampendous! and Core'dinations cardstock is searching for two Stamping Design Team members. Do you love to create? Then We want to hear from you!

Dates: September 13th thru September 27th, 2009

Here's How To Apply:

1. Submit the following to

a. 3 projects. A project can be a layout, a card or an altered item, its your choice. All projects should include stamping. These projects do not have to be new, so show us your best work. If you already own Stampendous! stamps we would love to see what you've done with them, but all brands welcome for submission.

b. A paragraph telling us about yourself. Tell us why you want to join our team. We want to get to know you.

c. A link to any online galleries, blogs, etc. We want to see your work.

d. List of any current or previous design team experience. Please note PREVIOUS DT EXPERIENCE IS NOT REQUIRED.

e. Contact information. Please include name, mailing address, email address, and phone number

We can't wait to see your designs! We have great things in store for 2009 and our site and we are looking forward to adding design team members who are passionate about stamping and paper crafting! Thanks so much for considering our offer! If you have any questions about this opportunity please send me an e-mail at

The deadline for submissions is midnight, CST on September 27th, 2009. We will make our selections no later than September 30th, 2009. Selected team members will be notified via e-mail to confirm their acceptance.

Design Team Guidelines:

1.) Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

2.) Previous design team experience is not required.

3.) Submissions will be judged by owners of Creativity Boutique and Chris Pozzi, our DT Coordinator.

4.) We will be selecting 2 individuals for the CB Design Team.

Here is what our Design Team Members will be asked to do:

1.) Commit to a 6 month term beginning October 1, 2009.

2.) Submit a total of 6 projects each month used the stamps that we supply. The projects you create each month will be used to showcase manufacturer products that are in Creativity Boutique. We will also use these projects on our Blog and in other promotions as desired.

3.) Post additional projects in their own personal design team gallery (when gallery becomes available.)

4.) Participate in forum discussions on a daily basis to help facilitate the growth of our online community. The community involvement is very important to us here at Creativity Boutique so we ask that each member try their best to devote some time to our forum and gallery every day.

5.) We also ask that our design team members promote our website to friends, family members and colleagues to help facilitate the growth of our online store, our blog, our gallery and our forum.

6.) You will be asked to post a technique on a rotating basis to our Creative Resource section of the site

7.) You will be responsible for updating the store blog one day per week on a rotating basis as assigned by the Design Team Leader.

Here is what Creativity Boutique will provide to you as a Design Team Member:

1.) A monthly stamp product package ( valued at a minimum of $25) shipped at our expense.

2.) Our design team members will receive 20% discount on personal purchases. You will also get to shop all sales in the store even when "sale prices" are above your DT Discount.

3.) Our design team members will be featured on our Design Team page along with links to their work in the gallery.

4.) You will receive Design Team recognition in our forum and gallery (once available) and you will have the freedom to use the Creativity Boutique logo on message boards and resumes.

5.) You will have access to the private Design Team forum so you can trade tips, ideas and project ideas with one another.

6.) You will then have a “product package” shipped out by the 7th of each month and your 1st project will be due to the DT Coordinator by the 20th of each month. The remaining projects will be due to the DT Coordinator by the 28th of each month. However, please be advised that the uploading of your projects date may change, but you will be notified of this change in a timely manner.