Monday, February 18, 2013

"Smashing" Good Time Scrapbooking Getaway

A fun weekend for stamping and scrapping at one of our favorite Pennsylvania resorts. We love the 8 foot table space for every cropper -- so much room to spread out! The enormous crop room is also able to host our large vendor stores that attend with over 12,000 scrapping products -- and our excellent class teachers     Scrappetizer Weekend Retreats      APRIL 18-21, 2013

Enjoy deluxe 2 BR suites at no additional cost when you attend with a group of 4 -6 or more croppers

Scrappetizer offers early admission to the crop room on Thursday evening from 6:00 pm -11:00 pm at no additional cost.

Full Weekend packages include:
Overnight room on Fri and Sat nights
8 foot crop table
Fri dinner, Sat breakfast & dinner, Sun breakfast (4 meals)
Shopping at our GREAT WALL of vendors!
Snacks, beverages & FUN!

Double $356 ea (2 nights & 3 days)
Triple $316 ea (2 nights & 3 days)
4 occupants in 2 BR suite $320 ea
5 or 6 occupants in 2 BR suite $300 ea

(other package options are available including local 1 day options)

Vendors attending:
   Cranberry Cat     
   Creative Memories
   Close to My Heart       
   It Works!            

Friday, January 4, 2013

Classes offered at Red Carpet Retreat Jan 11-13, 2013

Scrappetizer Red Carpet Retreat Jan 11-13 Ocean Place Resort in Long Branch, NJ
Here is the classes that we have so far.  A few more may be added early next week.  You can register for all classes when you arrive at the crop or if you want to guarantee your space --- preregister for any class by emailing  The exact class times will be determined. 

Class 1:     Sat. 1:30 pm
2 PAGE DIMENSIONAL LAY-OUT by Scrapbooking with Debbie
COST: $14.00 (paid directly to class teacher)
TIME: 1 hour approx.
Dimensional elements complement your photos and bring them to life in a more interesting way. Cutting & popping up paper elements for placement around a photo, draw the eye into what is important: your PHOTO!
You will also learn inking techniques to further define your embellishments. After this class you will start looking at scrapbook paper with new eyes.

Technique's in this class are: Learning how to ink, and you will learn how to use your paper more effectively to create a beautiful layout by
cutting out items from your paper and to even use the items to create embellishments

Items to bring to class:
PLEASE BRING (1) 12X12 AND (3) 4x6's ALL
Your regular adhesive, 12x12 cutter, liquid glue pen or mini clear dots, small scissors, brown cat's eye ink
(I used Chestnut Roan cat's eye) - or bring your favorite light brown ink pad & dabber, box of 3D high pop dots

To register for this class contact: Debbie at or Kathy at
Class 2
CTMH Flip Flap Class    **very popular class
Do you need a way to incorporate more photos into a two-page layout?  Then, Flip Flaps are the answer!  Learn how these interactive elements make scrapbooking large events a breeze.

  • CTMH Level 2 Paper Pack of your choice
  • CTMH My Stickease Assortment to coordinate with Level 2 Paper Pack
  • Memory Protectors Flip Flaps 12" Assorted
  • 2 CTMH 12" x 12" Memory Protectors
You'll need:
  • 12" Paper Trimmer
  • Adhesive
  • 3D Foam Tape or Pop Dots if you want to pop up any of the stickers
Class 3Monogram Card Class with Card Holder
You'll love the card box holder created with CTMH's Cricut Artiste Cartridge!  This is a fun card holder & set of 6 cards with envelopes.

Monogram stamp included in the price of this class and will be mailed to you after the crop.

You'll need:
  • Adhesive
  • 3D Foam Tape or Pop Dots if you want to pop up any of the frames
  • Glue Dots

Class 4        Saturday  time tbd
Scrappers Cove:  Card Technique Class

In this class we will be making five cards for upcoming occasions. Come join Sue and learn some new techniques using lots of different products. We will be using Glitter, Copic Markers, Embossing Powders, Mica, and more!

Cost $20

Class 5        Sat   &  Sun class times    register at the crop!
Donna's 12" page topper Make-n-Take Classes   $3.00 each
WE (HEART) SNOW and WE (HEART) WINTER 12 " Page Toppers  with actual satin puffy hearts & coordinating papers

Class 6
Canvas Creation -  price & photo to be added this weekend
Come and get messy with Chris! You will learn how to play with PanPastels, Dylusion Sprays, stencils, stamps, stains and more all on different size canvases. You will be making a 12x12 canvas and then adding two smaller canvases on top to create this fun project. I added two pictures to finish off my project but you can add just one - the picture can be added at a later date but you should have an idea of what picture of theme you will be using so you can create your canvas around that image. This is a fun and creative class but you will be a little messy.  So let your creativity flow!

more classes to be added ....

Register for this fun weekend at

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Jan 11-13 Red Carpet Event in Long Branch, NJ

at the fabulous Ocean Place Resort
Be a Star at our Red Carpet Hollywood Crop Party! See our Scrapbooking Walk of Fame and enter our Scrappetizer Oscar contests! Prizes, classes, photos, food & tons of FUN!
Every person will enjoy a reserved crop space for 3 days, with plenty of space for scrapbooking in our large ballroom. We have vendor stores for shopping, classes and more…. Free electric to every table group, free WIFI, and 5 buffet meals throughout the weekend. Full 3 day package only $295 per person. Hotel rate is only $95 per night per room (not per person) .
Weekend vendors include:
Close to My Heart: Helen Onulak
Stamping and scrapbooking are my passion. I LOVE learning different techniques and figuring out the easy way to do things. I find I’m always sharing tips, tricks and ideas when I’m at crops or workshops. I hope they help you too.
Scrappers Cove
Scrappers Cove is a partnership of love between two sisters – Christine Kent-Sharma and Suzanne Selover. We both have a passion for scrapbooking and have wanted to do something that makes us happy, so we decided to open our own store
Creative Memories
Let me show you how fast, simple and easy scrapbooking can be!
Paper Piecing by Design Mary Inness
I make customize paper piecings and over~lays for your scrapbooks, cards and much more. I vend at crops across the United States. I have over 1500 designs and am adding new ones all of the time. If I do not have what you are looking for please email me and I can probably make a custom piece for you.
Page Kits by Debbie
I will be attending on Sat from 9am – 4pm. I have been scrapbooking for over 10 years and love it. I teach classes and page layouts.
Let Me Do You a Favor Donna Serina
My eclectic scrapbooking supplies and goodies are sure to have something for everyone.
Reflexology by Ronnie (Veronica)
One of the highlights of the scrappers weekend! Email Ronnie to preset your appointment times!
Have Table Will Travel Massage Therapy by Bob Danley

Monday, August 27, 2012

2012-2013 Scrappetizer Weekend Retreats

2012-2013 Scrapbooking Weekends

September 13-16, 2012 Tannersville, PA
“Luau Crop” at Chateau Resort
The ballroom is ours for the weekend with excellent shopping both in the crop room w/ the amazing Cranberry Cat Scrapbooking Store, Close to my Heart & Creative Memories products and at the Crossings outlet mall nearby. Crop includes lunches & dinners, great space, prizes and FUN.
Link to Sept. 2012

October 18-21, 2012 Lake Harmony, PA (Poconos)
This crop is popular because of our enormous crop room, 8 foot tables for each person and outstanding shopping. Croppers come year after year to experience this fun resort hotel. This year we will have a Make-n-Take Night and a Chocolate Explosion Night to add to the FUN.
Link to Oct at Split Rock

Nov. 11-13, 2012 Manahawkin, NJ
Scrappetizer loves our South Jersey event in the fall. This hotel is elegant and comfortable. We have a limited meal plan included and a great low price.
Link to South Jersey in Nov.

January 11-13, 2013
Ocean Place Resort in Long Branch, NJ our 1st annual Red Carpet Hollywood Crop Party
Link to Jan 2013 in Long Branch, NJ

Feb. 1-3, 2013
Hamilton Park Hotel at Florham Park, NJ
Super Crop 2013
Registration is open Click Here!

Friday, April 20, 2012

Top 10 Reasons Why You Will Love to Pack for Scrappetizer Weekend at Split Rock Resort

10 – You don't have to think about what to wear – Scrappetizer t-shirts are in style!
9 – If you forget a tool or favorite cricut cartridge someone else in the room will most likely be able to share and Scrappetizer provides a tool center with Cricut machines!
8 – Your table has 8 feet of storage underneath so you can bring those extra bags full of stuff you just “might” need
7 – You can get ice cream all day! (probably shouldn't pack ice cream in your bag anymore)
6 – You don't have to worry about bringing something to do if you need a break from scrappin' – there are so many other activities at Split Rock: bowling, swimming, movies, hiking, segway tours .. yippee!
5 – Snacks are provided! There is a giant snack bar with lots of snacks and beverages all day long
4 – You don't have to bring TV dinners because all of your meals are included at the Split Rock restaurants from Friday night through Sunday lunch.
3 – You won't need to make a last minute shopping run because the VENDORS have great stores set up in the crop room and they have everything....pretty much.
2 – The crop room is very close to the driveway so you don't have far to drag your bags

1 – You have an 8 foot table all to yourself for the whole weekend!!! Plenty of room for all your “stuff”     Sign up today at
Lots of fun at Scrappetizer Weekend Retreat in the Poconos

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Classes offered at Stamp & Scrap in the Poconos April 2012

Classes, Make-n-Takes and Create-n-Takes at Split Rock Resort Crop on April 26-29, 2012

1)  Make a Memory Album! You can choose from assorted CTMH papers and use the 9x9 accordion album to make your own personalized memory album. Cost includes pre-cut papers, cardstock, & a few coordinating embellishments. Sign up early as there are only 12 kits to choose from.
Friday   8:00 pm   and   Saturday   4:00 pm
Class cost:  $25.00
Teacher:  Dianne

2)  Make 4 All-Occasion cards with the beautiful Divine Paper Palette -- embellished with the new epoxy stickers, flowers, paper ribbons and more.  You will get enough extra free products to make another card or 1 page lay-out..  Learn to use a great border making tool and some cricut tips.
Saturday   8:00 pm
Class cost:  $15.00
Teacher:  Dianne

3)   Choose your own Create-n-Takes --  available throughout the weekend at the CTMH booth
Prices vary from $6.00 - $18.00
Taught by Helen  (CTMH)

4)  Wobbles Summer & Winter Page
Taught by Sharita  (Escape Scrapbooking)

5)   Free Make-n-Takes using the new Border Maker System available during the weekend

6)   Free Make-n-Takes with Doug from Cranberry Cat

Friday, February 3, 2012

Registration is OPEN for the 13th Annual Expo Crop

 13th Annual Scrappetizer Expo Crop
at the DoubleTree Hotel in Somerset, NJ    June 29-July 1  
    .....just a short walk to the Garden State Expo Center for shopping and classes & then a short walk back to crop til ya' drop

 June 29 - July 1, 2012
  • reserved crop space 10 am Friday thru 5 pm Sunday
  • lodging at the beautiful DoubleTree Hotel in Somerset
  • covered walkway connected to the Garden State Expo
  • snacks & goody bags for everyone
  • contests, make-n-takes & prizes
  • on-site vendor stores for shopping and personal assistance
  • massages & reflexology available on-site
  • access to our tool stationwith Cricuts and more
  • 5 or 6 ft table for each cropper
  • 4 small group crop rooms available for groups
  • business center available / internet use is free in lobby areas
  • 3 meals included: Friday: dinner;  Saturday: dinner; Sunday: lunch
  • breakfast buffet available at additional fee for those who want it 
The Scrappetizer Expo Crop Weekend at the DoubleTree Executive Meeting offers you a FUN weekend for scrapping, stamping and papercrafting. 
$75 Registration fee required to hold your space.   This amount is applied toward your total package.   Click here to register

Full Weekend packages include:
  • Overnight accommodations on Friday and Saturday nights
  • Reserved cropping space on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • Meals: Friday (dinner); Saturday (dinner); Sunday (lunch)
  • Breakfast buffet optional add-on
  • Shopping on-site with our helpful vendor staff
  • Make-n-takes, classes, prizes and more
  • Snacks, beverages and FUN!
Single Room  $377 per person                       Double Room  $287 per person
Triple Room   $267  per person                     Quad Room $247 per person

Local and 2 day packages are also available   .... see website for details