It's time to welcome summer to the village
of Nashville, Indiana! It's so pretty to see all the beautiful flowers
greeting you at the doors and in the windows of the shops, restaurants
and hotels. And, there are so many activities and festivals going
on in Brown County as well! Check out the visitor center's website
to see their calendar of events.
There's lots going on right here at Wishful Thinking, too! Our annual
Used Stamp and Craft Sale is July 14-23. Have you been to one of
our Wednesday afternoon Create-A-Card classes yet? Or our Monthly
Card class on the 2nd Tuesday of the month? How about one of our
Inky Fingers open houses on the 3rd Thursday of most months?
We're also excited to have a guest artist visiting us this quarter!
Deborah Nolan will be here September 9 to guide you through the
making of an amazing handcrafted album using Graphic 45's collection
called "Portrait of a Lady."
Read on so you don't miss out on all our upcoming fun classes and
My goodness, can we fit all the new, awesome
products on the market in our little shop? We certainly can
ok, we're trying! Here's some of the fun stuff you'll find:
of our biggest passions at Wishful Thinking is rubber
art stamps, whether they are wood mounted, cling, or clear.
As you browse our shop, you'll find images from Penny
Black, Magenta, Impression Obsession, Stamper's Anonymous, Hero
Arts, Stamping Bella, Darkroom Door, Unity, Northwoods, Inkadinkado,
Dina Wakley, Deep Red, Whipper Snapper Designs, IndigoBlu, Riley
& Company, Verses, Ken Oliver, Stampendous and much
time means vacation! And vacations are perfect to scrapbook. Paper
has several travel paper collections that'll make your pages and
memories come to life. Some of the themes are: Discover USA,
Philadelphia, Washington DC, New York City, Southwest Adventure,
At the Beach and more. If you traveled abroad, you may need
the France, England, Italy or Paradise Found Cruise
has been introducing some beautiful new paper collections! You'll
fall in love with all of them: Watercolor (soft florals
in pinks/reds/greens), Indigo Skies (lovely blues), Sage
& Grace (dusty pinks and mint greens) and Base Coat
IV (bold textures, such as brick, metal, wood).
the coolest textured
Think of all the possibilities using honeycomb, bubbles, netting,
woven, bricks and diamond dies!
got gobs and gobs of scrapbook papers - we love this stuff as
much as you do! We must confess; we had to buy a new paper rack
to accommodate all these beautiful papers from such vendors as
Blue Fern Studios, BoBunny, Fabscraps, Photo Play, KaiserCraft,
Graphic 45, Dare 2B Artzy, Echo Park, Carta Bella, Paper House,
and more, more, more!
know you've created some pretty awesome 12x12 scrapbook pages!
But don't you think some of them should be displayed on the wall
instead of hidden in a scrapbook? We've got the solution! Check
out the pretty 12x12
from Prima Marketing!
Plan on gathering at the shop on the 2nd Tuesday of the month for
some serious play time and card making! Join us from 1:30 to
3:30 to learn new techniques, create beautiful cards, and meet
other stamping enthusiasts! How fun is that? Please call in advance
to reserve your seat, 812-988-7009.
have such fun with these classes! Spend an hour with us every
Wednesday afternoon in July, August and September (from
2:00pm - 3:00pm) and create a card. Different cards and techniques
will be offered each week, so you'll want to be here every Wednesday.
We just ask that you call at least 24 hours in advance to reserve
your seat. The cost? Just $5!
*** Note: Because of our Used Stamp & Craft Sale, we will
not have a class on July 19. ***
packing up your gently used and no-longer wanted stamping and scrapbooking
supplies! We'll take stamps, embellishments, books and magazines,
papers (please package them), stickers, punches, tools, storage
us for your personal ID number
and we'll fill you in on how to label the products you want to sell.
Please drop your items off before July 11 (already labeled, please).
You do not need to be present during the sale, but you're welcome
to stop in during the sale to see how many of your items have sold.
If you're participating in our Used Stamp Sale, you're invited to
PARTY Thursday July 13 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm
- you'll get first dibs on all these incredible savings before
the general public! Remember, this is a cash only sale.
What a great way to make room for all those new products you've
been dying to get your hands on!
See our CLASS
for all class descriptions, then e-mail
us to reserve your space today!
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Join us in our next swap! No need
to register, simply drop off or send us 6 of your Artist Trading
Cards by the 15th of the month and get 5 different cards in return,
plus a free gift to thank you for your participation!
Also, visit our MONTHLY
HIGHLIGHTS page at the end of every month
to see a collection of the ATCs we just received! You can find all
the ATCs we've received in past swaps right here at Wishful Thinking.
We know you'll love 'em!
We are open from 10:00am -
5:00pm on weekdays & Sundays, and 10:00am - 6:00pm on Fridays
& Saturdays, unless otherwise noted:
Want to see some of the sample
cards we have scattered all over the shop? We've been slowly adding
them to our Facebook page for you! Check it out at Wishful Thinking
- Scrapbooking & Rubber Art Stamps, Nashville, IN! You'll also
see pictures of some of our past events, such as our Retreat in
April and our Annual Halloween Party last October.
Rope Silhouette, #E13527,
from Impression Obsession,
1.5" x 3.5"