Monday, 30 May 2011

"Essential Charms"

I have started my collection of charms:  "Essential Charms".  These make great embellishments on scrapbook pages, cards, ATCs and altered art.  An order form is available if you have not received it by e-mail.  Please e-mail me at if you would like to receive the order form.  The order code number and name of the charms/embellishements are to the bottom right of each picture.
0111 - Heart Key Lock(set of 5)

0211 - Santa's stocking(set of 5)

0311- Small Owl(set of 5)

0411- Seashell(set of 5)

0511 - Owl on a Branch(set of 4)

0611 - Flourish Leaf(set of 5)

0711 - ladybug(set of 4)

0811- Flying Fairy(set of 4)

0911 - Treble Clef(set of 5)

1011 - Seahorse(set of 4)
1111 - Hammer(set of 4)

1211 - Curved Leaf(set of 5)

1311 - Bicycle(set of 5)

1411 - Teapot(set of 5)

1511 - Hello Kitty(set of 5)

1611 - Flower Pot(set of 5)

1711 - Dainty Millifori Glass Hearts(set of 5)

1811- Mini Metal Roses(set of 10)

1911 - Ivory Resin Flowers(set of 4) these are flat backed!

Happy Embellishing!


BasicGrey papers available for purchase

My on-line store and website are in the process.  However, it is going to still be a couple of weeks until it is up and live on the internet.

In the meantime, I am going to start to reveal products that I have available for purchase.  If you are on my e-mail distribution list, you will receive an order form via e-mail.  As the picture file of the order form is so large, I am posting product pictures on my blog for now.  Once my website goes live, the pictures of all of the products will be on my on-line store portion of the website.

This post shows you the BasicGrey papers available right now.  Each picture shows both sides of each paper.  The name of the paper is to the bottom right of each picture.

lauderdale - clearwater

lauderdale - clambake

lauderdale - sun glow

sweet threads - ruffled mini

sweet threads - must have

sweet threads - spring tote

Here are 6 different BasicGrey double-sided 12X12 papers from the Lauderdale and Sweet Threads collections.   There will be coordinating solid Bazzill cardstock available for these papers in the next few weeks.

If you are not on my e-mail list and would like the order form, please e-mail me at   My prices are VERY competitive!  Payment at this time is by cash or cheque.  Once my on-line store goes live, payments by MasterCard and VISA will also be accepted and a possibility of debit cards.  This will all be announced on the website.


Wednesday, 25 May 2011

BasicGrey Card of the Month Program

The upcoming 2 months of kits are on their way to me!  The June and July kits are just as fabulous as the POTM kits.  Fun and sun-shiny papers adorn the wonderful cards in each kit.

There are 3 spaces available in the Card of the Month Program for JUNE-SEPT 2011.  Please e-mail me at sbebc@shaw if you would like to register.   Thanks,  Stacey

June's COTM kit features the Sweet Threads collection and the July kit features the Lauderdale collection.  Here are the lists of supplies that are included with each kit:

sweet threads
™ JUNE card-of-the-month kit
by/ layle koncar

2 12x12 sheets Sweet Threads Fashionista
2 12x12 sheets Sweet Threads Lacy Organic
2 12x12 sheets Sweet Threads Drapery Top
Sweet Threads 6x6 paper pad
Sweet Threads Element Stickers
Green at Heart Micro Mono Stickers
Curio Painted Brads

™ JULY card-of-the-month kit
by/ kelly goree

2 12x12 sheets Lauderdale Sun Glow
2 12x12 sheets Lauderdale Grass Stain
2 12x12 sheets Lauderdale Beach Towel
1 Lauderdale 6x6 paper pad
1 sheet Lauderdale Element Stickers
1 sheet Wander Micro Mono Stickers
1 pkg Olivia Buttons

Monday, 23 May 2011

BasicGrey Card of the Month Program

The 2nd complimentary class for May's Card of the Month (COTM) program is this Wednesday May 25 from 6:30-9pm.

May's Card of the Month kit will have you ready for all of the birthday celebrations in your life.  These are fun cards for every age.

life of the partyby kelly goree

kit supplies:
2 sheets Life of the Party Confetti Cake
2 sheets Life of the Party Noise Makers
2 sheets Life of the Party Popcorn Poppin’
1 pkg. Life of the Party Small Details
1 sheet Life of the Party Element Stickers
1 sheet Kioshi Micro Mono Alpha Stickers
1 Life of the Party 6X6 paper pad

There are now 3 spaces available in the Card of the Month Program for the duration of JUNE-SEPT 2011.  This is  a VERY popular program, and if you would like to join us, please let me know.  Just send me an e-mail at


Sunday, 22 May 2011

BasicGrey Page of the Month Program

The BasicGrey Page of the Month (POTM) Program is in full swing! 

The May and June kits are fabulous.  There are 3 spaces available in the POTM program for kits May 2011-Jan 2012.  If you would like to join this club, please let me know by e-mailing  Here are layout pictures and content lists for the May and June kits!

The May kit features the SWEET THREADS collection in the most delicate shades perfect for any princess! 
sweet life 
by greta hammond

MAY kit includes:
2 sheets Sweet Threads Lacy Organic
2 sheets Sweet Threads I need
1 sheet Sweet Threads Spring Tote
1 sheet Sweet Threads Must Have
1 sheet Sweet Threads Ruffled Mini
1 sheet Sweet Threads Letter Stickers
1 sheet Sweet Threads Element Stickers
1 pkg. Sweet Threads Pops
1 pkg. Sweet Threads Take Note

The June kit features the LAUDERDALE collection.  The colours in this collection are perfect for all of your summer photos!

hot fun in the sun
by kelly goree

JUNE kit includes: 2 sheets Lauderdale Sound Wave
2 sheets Lauderdale Daydream Believer
1 sheet Lauderdale Sun Glow
1 sheet Lauderdale Clam Bake
1 sheet Lauderdale Clear Water
1 sheet Lauderdale Alphabet Stickers
1 sheet Lauderdale Element Stickers
1 pkg. Lauderdale Clips
1 pkg. Lauderdale Canvas Tags

The complimentary class date for the May layout is Tuesday May 31st from 6-8pm.

The complimentary class dates for the June layout are Saturday June 25th from 1-3pm and Thursday June 30th from 6-8pm.



Welcome to my blog about my on-line and mobile scrapbooking store (and more!).

I look forward to bringing you lots of creative moments and sharing in your creativity. I have been teaching scrapbooking and cardmaking classes since 2006, have been stamping since 1995 and co-owned a retail brick and mortar scrapbooking, stamping and papercrafting store for the last 3 years.  I will now be bringing you the best there is in the papercrafting world  through Scrapbook Essentials BC. I welcome your comments and suggestions.  What brands are your favorites?  What is your papercrafting passion?  Let me know so I can better assist you with your papercrafting needs!

Pictured is my daughter J'Naya and myself.  My husband Keith will also be helping with Scrapbook Essentials BC!

Yours creatively~