Monday, December 30, 2013

Picture this...a class that you're going to love!!!

We are thrilled to show you Suzy West's new class!!!
EVERYONE attending will have the opportunity to take this class...and the best don't have to pay extra! How exciting is that?!?
We will be sending out a supply list within the next few weeks and will have everything you need. :) 

There are only 4 openings for the retreat!! The fee includes so much:
*9 meals
*75 hours of cropping time
*demos by Suzy West and this beautiful class!
*PLUS a ton more! To get all the information go HERE.
Thank you,
Lizzy & Lori

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Camp Mojo, Here We Come:)

Lizzy and I are sooooo excited that our next Picture This Boutique and Retreats event will be with the one and only Sherry Mendoza at her Camp Mojo-San Diego retreat!

Is one of your New Year's resolutions to be more CREATIVE in 2014?

What better way to kick your creative "mojo" into high gear for the NEW YEAR?  Camp Mojo runs from Thursday, January 2, 2014 all the way through Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 4 pm.

That's right all of you beautifully creative peeps!!!  Look at all you get:
  • 4 days of crafting, hosted by the OH SO AMAZINGLY TALENTED Sherry Mendoza!!!
  • All meals and accommodations included!
  • Our Picture This Boutique will be open and will have LOTS of creative products and kits available to help you CREATE amazing work!
  • Our boutique will also have an array of project samples to inspire you
  • Make 'n takes and product demos will be available throughout the weekend!
  • A MOST AWESOME prize package will be given to each retreat participant
  • Games, games and more games with chances to win more prizes!
Check out the Camp Mojo-San Diego site for more deets!

An oh so awesome added bonus!!!  For those of you interested in Mixed Media, Lori will be teaching a Mixed Media class that will knock your socks off!!!  Using the NEW Kaiser Craft Tea Time paper line, you will create this awesome canvas:

The class is FILLED with lots of techniques and will teach you how to use those items in your stash along with your favorite paper lines to create amazing ART.

Class size is limited, so sign up today!  Just email us at for registration details.

Lizzy and I are sooo excited that our next event will be with the one and only Sherry Mendoza and her Camp Mojo-San Diego....Yippee!!!!!

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Just a few updates:)

Good morning and Happy Thursday to you all:)

Lizzy and I have a few updates and reminders to share with you:
  1. Our February 6-9, 2014 retreat has only 4 spots left!  Yay!!!!  If you haven't signed up yet, DON'T DELAY:)
  2. Early bird pricing for our February retreat ends November 30.  Sign-up before November 30 and the retreat fee is ONLY $300*.  Click here to see all that is included in this retreat!
  3. We have sooo many layout kits ready to go for our December boutique debut at the Scrappin' Escapes retreat in San Diego on December 6-8, 2013.  All are ready for your photos and quick assembly.  Here are some of the sneak peeks:

  4. We still have spots available in our classes we will be teaching at the Scrappin' Escapes retreat.
    • We will be teaching a mixed media class, details here.
    • We will be teaching a layout class, details to follow shortly.
  6. We will have our boutique set up at Camp Mojo's retreat hosted by Sherry Mendoza from January 2-5, 2014.  Come celebrate the New Year with us!  Check here to see if there are still spots available for this retreat!
That's it for now:)

Have a wonderfully creative day:)

Lizzy & Lori

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Scrappin' Escapes Event Updates

Elizabeth and I are SO EXCITED to be partnering with Scrappin' Escapes at their December 6-8, 2013 retreat!

As you know, we have already agreed to teach an awesome mixed media canvas class:

This class is limited to the first 20 students and seats are filling up, so sign up soon to reserve your spot!  We have a page on our blog where you can sign up and pay for the class using PayPal.

We will also have our Picture This Boutique open for business at the retreat.  We will sell :
  • Premade layout kits,
  • Card kits
  • Kits to be used for Project life and Snap books
  • Customized embellishment packs to match up with our page kits
  • Mixed media products, and more!
In addition, we have just added another awesome class!!!

Lizzy will be teaching an amazing layout class during the event!!!  Woohoo!!!

We will be sure to update you as her layout takes shape.  Make sure to stop back often for updates:)

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Hello everyone!  Elizabeth and I have been working hard designing some amazing page kits for our upcoming retreat at the Scrappin' Escapes event.

We've made so many that we will occasionally post a kit for sale through our Picture This Boutique & Retreats facebook page and here on our blog. is our first page kit up for sale, just in time for Halloween!

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Thank you!

Saturday, October 19, 2013

FEBRUARY 6-9, 2014 Retreat Registration is OPEN:)

Registration is now open for our first 
Picture This Boutique & Retreats (PTBR) Retreat!

Dates of Retreat:  February 6-9, 2014
Check In:  Thursday, February 6 at 1 p.m.
Check Out:  Sunday, February 9 at 4 p.m.
Place:  The Scrap Inn in Fallbrook, CA

Our February Retreat includes:

  • An oh so special welcome gift
  • A full weekend with our SPECIAL GUEST, Suzy West!
  • 75 straight hours of cropping time
  • 9 meals
    • Dinner on Thursday
    • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner on Friday
    • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner on Saturday
    • Breakfast and Lunch on Sunday
  • 3 nights lodging
  • 6 foot personal cropping space with a table top natural  OTT light
  • Executive cushioned office chairs on wheels
  • Individual trash cans and drink holders
  • Mixed Media class taught by Suzy West - A Huge Value!!!
  • Product demos with Suzy West
  • Make 'n take hosted by Suzy West
  • Snacks and drinks available throughout the entire retreat
  • Access to our on-site PICTURE THIS BOUTIQUE throughout the entire retreat
  • Extensive tool center
  • Games/contests with prizes
  • Limited Wi-Fi service
  • Much more!
Just think about it...a fun filled weekend spent with crafty friends, old and new.  No meals to cook, no laundry to do, no scrapbooking supplies to put away each day, drinks and snacks at your finger tips, all meals included...Ahhhhhhh....a scrapbooker's paradise:)
Mojo running low?  Your expert hostesses are available  to assist with layout ideas, tips 'n tricks or to show you how to use that whatchamacallit you have but just don't know how to use....let alone remember what it's called:)

In addition, our PICTURE THIS BOUTIQUE will be filled with page kits, card kits and lots of really cool custom packaged embellishment packs to kick your creative MOJO back into gear!

Ran out of supplies?  Our on-site PICTURE THIS BOUTIQUE will also be filled with adhesives, card stock, and many other items you just can't live without.

Need a creative break? Take a nap, take a ride to a nearby winery, or just relax and enjoy the awesome southern California climate.

Please click here for additional registration details and payment options.

Monday, October 7, 2013

Our First Blog Post and Exciting News!

Welcome to our 1st Blog post! We are so excited that our business is finally up and running! It's been a very rewarding experience so far, and we have learned so much from each other. 

The next couple of months are going to be fun...and extremely busy for us.

We are very excited to share that we are preparing our Boutique for our very 1st Retreat...hosted by Patti and Tobie, the awesome new owners of Scrappin' Escapes.

The retreat dates are December 6-8 and our boutique will be open from 11 a.m. to midnight on Friday, 8 a.m. to midnight on Saturday, and 8 a.m. to noon on Sunday

The retreat will be held at the Town & Country Hotel in San Diego.  You can check out the details of the weekend retreat and register for the event here. 

And there is MORE great news!

Patti and Tobie have also asked us to teach a Christmas themed Mixed Media class at the December event. 

Our Christmas themed Mixed Media class will be held on Saturday, December 7th from 1-4 p.m.  The class fee will be $35 and details and a sample will be available by October 15th.

I am also excited to share that Patti and Tobie are offering a $15 discount on the day crop rate for anyone that signs up for our class and wants to stay and crop all day on Saturday.

Want to stay and crop for the day?

That means that when you sign up for our Mixed Media class, you get to crop ALL DAY for  for a discounted price of ONLY $35!!! 

Want to crop all 3 days? 

That means when you sign up for our Mixed Media class, you get to crop for ALL 3 DAYS (day-cropping) for a discounted rate of ONLY $120!!!

Of course, the best deal is to stay for the entire weekend and take advantage of lodging, cropping, shopping and loads of FUN!!!!  Find details HERE.

In addition, our first mobile boutique event will be up and running. At our first event we will have the following items available for sale:
  • One-of-a-kind page kits
  • All occasion hand-made card kits
  • Products used in our Mixed Media Christmas Canvas class

We will also have samples of our custom packaged embellishments that will be available for purchase at our 2014 retreats.

To sign up for the Christmas themed Mixed Media class, call us at 760-580-9915.  You can also email us at Space is limited to the first 20 participants so sign up now!