Events



Live classes are in Texas (DFW).   See to go class options below, too!

Some classes have sign up deadlines, please check the class description for deadlines/cancellation policies. Must bring adhesive to all classes.

To RSVP for any class: click RSVP link below. 

All classes cancellation policy:
Must cancel by RSVP deadline or full payment will be due and you will receive un-stamped project/class supplies.

Many ways to Stamp with Jennifer:

Host your own private class and earn free merchandise!  
Contact me to book yours today! 

Stamp Therapists Group Gathering!
1st Saturday, 6:30 pm (contact me for location)
Come see what it's all about! Stamping, card swapping, fun!
Non-demonstrator guests can come check out a meeting free!
RSVP: jennifer@jennifercotton.com or 972-723-9289

Monthly Classes (Great for beginners):
I offer Card Class, Scrapbook Class, Stamp a Stack Class, and Monthly Sampler Class ALL AT THE SAME TIME!  Come and pick and choose what YOU want to take.  All are self-paced, so you get to work at your speed.  You just have to finish by closing time.  Classes are offered a Friday night and a Saturday morning - you pick!  Location: Midlothian Civic Center.  You may choose to do a class Friday night (5:00 pm to 9:00 pm) and a class Saturday afternoon (9:00 am to 3:00 pm)- it's up to you!  Or, you may choose to do them all at once and have your Friday or Saturday free!  
Themes for Stamp a Stack Classes will be announced ahead of classes. 
I'll provide a snack, and feel free to bring your own or to share!  I'll have my Keurig there and some K-Cups, too!
 
Next monthly classes:

Friday, December 20 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, December 21 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Normal times:
Friday, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
All 2019-20 dates are at the bottom of this page
Come and take 1, 2, 3, or 4 classes! 
Choose from: Card Class, Scrapbook Class, Stamp a Stack Class, and Monthly Product Based Class!

Check out #monthlycraftclass on Facebook to see the fun!

Location: Midlothian Civic Center
Email me for class RSVP link.  Per Stampin' Up! policy I can't post it here. 

***BRING A NEW TO ME ADULT FRIEND AND you BOTH get a bonus project! (One bonus project per person per month.) 

Card Class:
4 cards for $15 or FREE with a $20 order! 

Scrapbook Class:
You do NOT have to scrapbook to come!!   We'll make 3 pages - 2 that match and a single, but if you come back the next month, you'll get the matching page!  So, all of the work is done for you, just go home and add photos!  Pages are seasonal.
Three 12 x 12 pages for $15 or FREE with a $20 order.

Stamp a Stack of Cards Class
20 cards and clear envelopes, 4 designs, 5 of each.  $30, or only $10 with a qualifying order!  (Min. $30.00) 
*Must RSVP for Stamp a Stack by the MONDAY before the classes.
December 2019 Stamp a Stack card themes: Birthday

Monthly Sampler Class LIVE OR TO GO:
Sampler Class of the month: $28 live or to go with NO shipping (pick up), $35 to go with shipping, $15 tutorials.  Fee includes at least $20 in merchandise!

TWO SAMPLERS to choose from!  Take 1 or BOTH!
Live or TO GO!
Each includes:
$20 in merchandise! (at least)
Full 12 x 12 Sampler including the 12 x 12 base
PDF Tutorial!
Combine for one shipping cost!
$28 each (shipping is only $7)
Both tutorials only = $25!

1. We'll make a Happy New Year SAMPLER using the Sip Sp Hooray Bundle (153045, $43.00)! It's going to be so bright! Your fee will include a 1/2 pack of Noble Peacock designer paper, 1/2 pack of Noble Peacock Foil Sheets, Noble Peacock Rhinestones, and 1/2 roll of Basic Black Satin Ribbon! 
If you are taking the class live, all stamping supplies will be there!  If you're taking it to go, you'll need the Sip Sip Hooray set (add it or the bundle on at MY COST)!! We'll use these inks: TBD.
SNEAK PEEK:
coming soon

2. We'll make a Friendship SAMPLER using the Free as a Bird Bundle (151123, $51.25)! It's going to be so pretty! Your fee will include a 1/2 pack of the Bird Ballad designer paper, a roll of Scalloped Lace Trim, and a pack of Bird Ballad Trinkets! 
If you are taking the class live, all stamping supplies will be there!  If you're taking it to go, you'll need the Free as a Bird set (add it or the bundle on at MY COST)!! We'll use these inks: TBD.  We'll color with Stampin' Blends.
 SNEAK PEEK:
coming soon

*Product with fee subject to change based on availability. 
A sampler is a 12 x 12 design that you frame. Frame not included due to mailing restrictions and cost. I WILL mail you the 12 x 12 piece. For live or to go you'll need a 12 x 12 shadow box like this.  We will cut, emboss, and die cut everything possible for to go. Fee will include a written tutorial for assembly, measurements, etc!
Add On the set or bundle AT MY COST!
To go kits are mailed 1 week after live class.
Live class is Nov 22 5pm-9pm or Nov 23, 9am-3pm (come & go).
*Must RSVP for Sampler Class by the MONDAY before live classes.
Live, To Go, Tutorials Only!
Email me for RSVP link: jennifer@jennifercotton.com

Past Sampler Class Examples:




Live, To Go, Tutorials Only!
Live Link - email me for link
To Go or Tutorials - email me for link
*Per Stampin' Up! policy I can't post the RSVP link here
jennifer@jennifercotton.com


More upcoming events:

Jan-Jun Mini Catalog and Sale a Bration SNEAK PEEK EVENT!!
Come see some of the cool new items that are coming out in January!!
Saturday, December 14, 2019
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Midlothian Civic Center
Come spend a fun day making 10 projects using ALL NEW sets (plus we'll use new dies/punches) from the upcoming Occasions and Sale a Bration catalogs!
There will be two stamping demonstrations, product with the fee, optional card swap, lunch, door prize drawing, and fun!!!
Live or to go: $45 by Dec 8 ($50 Dec 9 or after)
To go with shipping: $52 by Dec 8 ($57 Dec 9 or after)
Add shipping: $7
Tutorials Only: $20
Getting the kit to go?  You can add on an additional kit for a friend and they can ship in the same box!!

Bingo night…..Stampin’ Style (Great for anyone)!  
Friday, January 31, 2020, 6:30-9:30 pm
Valentine Bingo!
We’ll play 6 or more games of Bingo with hundreds of dollars of prizes to be won from the current catalogs!
Bring a friend along and have an enjoyable night out!
Plus you will make some cute projects that night…so you’re ALL winners!
Yummy snacks!
6:30-9:30 pm
Jennifer’s Classroom
Cost: $29.00 for one bingo card
Extra bingo cards $5 each
(Chance to win lots of prizes!)
Space is limited!
Contact me for RSVP link!  jennifer@jennifercotton.com

Winter Retreat in a Box!


It's that time again!! You can take what YOU want: maybe it’s one or more To Go Classes, maybe it’s only the Retreat in a Box, maybe you want all of the tutorials, or any combination you want!
Sign up now!

The low down:
***You can register for either: Retreat in a Box, 1-4 Classes, Tutorials Only, or any mix of those events!***

Retreat AND CLASSES To Go (in a Box)!

Sign up and pay by Thursday Jan 2!!, Kit mailed by approximately Saturday Jan 18.

Goody Bag/Make & Takes Theme: Best Dressed Suite p.54-55
Optional: add on the Dressed to Impress Bundle!
Class info at bottom (4 to choose from)

I am truly so sorry that I can't bring all of my customers with me on my weekend retreats!! We have SO much fun! If you'd like to be on the wait list for my weekend retreats, let me know. Sometimes spots do open up. (They are normally full from everyone signing up from the previous year - and that's why I don't really advertise them.)

So, I've started offering them to go as the next best thing! I am offering a RETREAT in a Box! You will receive everything that my attendees do delivered to your door!  When you register you 'll be getting the goody bag of stamping supplies PLUS all the extras that my attendees get: *Exclusive Bag, *6 Pillow Gifts, *$50.00 worth of product, *Make & Takes with Tutorial, and the option to add on classes with NO EXTRA SHIPPING (when you purchase the Retreat in a Box, too)!

You can have your retreat WHEN YOU WANT!

You can work on the projects at your leisure! Everything will have a tutorial, so you'll know how to assemble your projects (along with a list of any stamps/ink needed for you to complete them).

Remember, for Retreat in a Box AND Classes, EVERYTHING possible will be pre-punched and die cut for you!! You'll just stamp and assemble! (Exception: you may cut your own Designer Paper/Kit Components.) Pillow gifts will be assembled and ready for you to enjoy!

The Weekend Retreat is over $250! You can take it TO GO, and save money, time, and enjoy lots of the same benefits! You pay only $90! RSVP and payment due by Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Tutorials Only for EVERYTHING Only $30

*Goody Bag includes product and pre-cut cardstock for projects. The stamp set ink pads are not included, but you can order them separately! We are using the Dressed to Impress Bundle. Ink pads: not determined yet.

***You can register for either: Retreat in a Box, 1-4 Online Classes Only, Tutorials Only, or any mix of those events!***

Sign up by Jan 2, kits mailed by Jan 18.

Optional TO GO Classes (available individually, too, just add shipping unless you are local):
**Add on a bundle and choose a free $50 level Sale a Bration item

All classes include over $20 in PRODUCT!  **All product subject to change depending on availability and designing, but $20 value remains the same.

Jennifer’s Parisian Blossom Suite Class:
You’ll make four cards and a 12 x 12 double page scrapbook layout.
Includes: ½ pack of the Parisian Blossoms Designer Paper, one pack of Champagne Rhinestone Jewels, and one roll of Petal pink Metallic Edge Ribbon!! 
$30
Add-On: Forever Blossoms set $27 or Forever Blossoms Bundle $63
Add-On: Parisian Beauty set $25 or Parisian Beauty Bundle $51

Jennifer’s Peaceful Poppies Sampler Class:
You’ll make a 12 x 12 sampler that you can frame for a beautiful home décor item (also makes a great gift!) PLUS THREE greeting cards! 
Includes: ½ pack of the Peaceful Poppies designer paper, a full Peaceful Poppies Elements, and a full roll of the Whisper White Crinkled Seam Binding!!
$30
Add-On: Painted Poppies set $27 or Painted Poppies Bundle $62
Add-On: Peaceful Moments set $25 or Peaceful Moments Bundle $62

April's From My Heart Suite Class:
You’ll make 6 projects – 3 cards & 3 valentine treats!
Includes: ½ pack of the From My Heart designer paper, 10 Heart Doilies, one roll of the Real Red Double Stitched Satin Ribbon, 5 Heart Foil Tins, and some From My Heart Faceted Gems!
$30
Add-On: Heartfelt set $20 or Heartfelt Bundle $55

April’s So Sentimental Stamp a Stack Class:
You’ll make 12 all occasion cards (3 designs, 4 of each)!!
Includes: ½ pack of the Garden Lane designer paper, full pack of Magnolia Lane Ribbon, and envelopes!
$30
Add-On: So Sentimental set $26 or So Sentimental Bundle $58


SIMPLY SPOILED CRAFTING CRUISE 2020! (Great for anyone!)
Second Simply Spoiled Crafting Cruise!
Join us for a fabulous cruise to Cozumel, Mexico; George Town, Grand Cayman; and Falmouth, Jamaica!! 
October 25-Nov 1, 2020
Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas with ports of call from Galveston to Cozumel, Mexico, George Town, Grand Cayman, Falmouth, Jamaica!!!

Check out the website for pricing!
$250 deposit per person.
Rates are good through June 15, 2019 (or while inventory lasts). After this date, rates are subject to change. Final payments will be due by July 2019. Persons wishing to pay off their balance ahead of time are welcome to do so.
Everyone is welcome!! Spouses, children, friends, etc. Children wanting to take classes must be 15 years of age.
You DO NOT have to take the crafting portion of the cruise! So if your family wants to cruise but only you want to take classes, that is fine!
**The cruise MUST be booked through Cruise and Crop. THANK YOU!  Contact me for link.
The Scrap & Paper portion of the cruise will consist of six (6) OUTSTANDING classes.
6 Classes - taught by Jennifer Cotton & April McCreight
6x8 travel scrapbook
Holiday projects
12x12 layouts
Card making
Rubber stamping
Every crafter will receive half of a table for the duration of the cruise.
Some tools will be available for your use during the crop: punches, big shot and accessories, stamps, ink, etc
Crop room open 24/7!
All meals are included
24 hour room service
Goodie Bags worth over $150
The cost will be $225 and include product valued at $150!!
Cropping/Class space is limited!
The class supplies will be mailed directly to you from Stampin' Up! YOU WILL NEED TO BRING THOSE SUPPLIES WITH YOU TO COMPLETE YOUR CRUISE PROJECTS. I will bring your “cruise bag” full of your project kits. (**Even if you are a demonstrator you will need to place the order through me! The Stampin’ Rewards will be used to purchase the additional card stock and supplies needed to put the project kits together.)
The classes will be self-paced and “open-house style” so you can take your time and come and go as you please! We’ll have everything set up with class stations. We'll be in the “craft room” periodically during the “at sea days” to answer questions, help and socialize!
We are very excited for our SECOND Crafting Cruise!!!
Jennifer & April

Contact me for info!

Bogo: (Great for anyone!)
BOGO: Buy One Get One FREE Event!
Friday, June 12, 2020
Location: Midlothian Civic Center
You get to SHOP my store of retired Stampin' Up! merchandise (all of it - stamps, ribbon, paper, accessories, and more), and for EVERY DOLLAR you spend in the store, you will receive 100% of the amount in stamps/product from the new book FREE*!! 
This is one of my most popular events because it's such a great deal!
It's only $5 to attend, and you get to make two hand-made cards with all new merchandise!
Incentives the day of the event:
Door prize drawings!
Spend $50, and the $5 fee is waived!
Book your July OR August home party at the BOGO and get $50.00 for FREE out of my stamp store!*
Bring a new to me (adult) guest with you, you get $20.00 EXTRA for free out of the store!*
(*Free retired merchandise only, not new catalog merchandise)
*Tax & Shipping due on new purchase - take home retired merchandise day of! New order will arrive in 5-7 business days.

More Monthly Craft Class Information:
I offer Card Class, Scrapbook Class, Stamp a Stack Class, and Memory Keeping Class ALL AT THE SAME TIME!  Come and pick and choose what YOU want to take.  All are self-paced, so you get to work at your speed.  You just have to finish by closing time.  Classes are offered a Friday night and a Saturday morning - you pick!  Location: Midlothian Civic Center.  You may choose to do a class Friday night (5:00 pm to 9:00 pm) and a class Saturday afternoon (9:00 am to 3:00 pm)- it's up to you!  Or, you may choose to do them all at once and have your Friday or Saturday free!  
Themes for Stamp a Stack Classes will be announced ahead of classes. 
I'll provide a snack, and feel free to bring your own or to share!  I'll have my Keurig there and some K-Cups, too!

And, you have a Stamp a Stack of Cards to take every month if you choose!
When you register for the classes, please make sure you go all the way to the bottom and click "Register".  Thanks!
*BRING A NEW TO ME ADULT FRIEND AND you BOTH get a bonus project! (One bonus project per person per month.)

Occasions and Sale a Bration Kickoff! (Great for intermediate!)
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Your fee includes an assortment of new accessories (you keep the leftovers, but you get to use each new embellishment on at least one project!!), lunch, four stamping demonstrations, at least 8 projects with all new stuff, door prize entry, fun! Optional card swap!
To Go and Tutorials Only options!
More details!
Saturday, 2020
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Midlothian Civic Center
Fees:
$49 by Feb 2 (live or to go)
$54 Feb 3 or after (live or to go)
Written tutorials only $20
To go add $7 for shipping
Where: Midlothian Civic Center
Don't miss out on the fun!
My demonstrations will be awesome! (Because I have great helpers!!)
Contact me for RSVP link!  jennifer@jennifercotton.com


FREE Customer Appreciation:
August 29, 2020
Two times to choose from:
Either: 9:00 am to 11:30 pm OR 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Midlothian Civic Center
What: I want to thank you for your business with this FREE EVENT!
This is my way of THANKING YOU for another great year!!
Anyone who has ordered from me in the last year can attend, for FREE!  If you haven't ordered, just jump online and place your order!  
We'll make at least 4-6 projects!
We'll sneak peek some new Holiday Catalog items!
Don't miss out on the fun!

Holiday Extravaganza (Great for Intermediate Level):
Saturday, September 12, 2020
Midlothian Civic Center
At least 8 projects!
Four stamping demonstrations!
Door prize!
FUN!
Lunch!
Optional card swap!
MORE!
Contact me to RSVP for the Holiday Extravaganza!  jennifer@jennifercotton.com

Please remember that by RSVPing for any event you are committing to the class(es) and I'll be cutting paper for you, so please let me know if you cannot make it by the deadline - after that, the fee/order is due, and you will receive the pre-cut cardstock (unless you can be replaced).

Here are the 2019/2020 Monthly Class dates:
Friday: 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm 


2019:
Nov22/23
Dec 20/21

2020:
Jan 17/18
Feb 21/22
Mar 20/21
Apr 17/18
May 15/16
Jun 19/20
Jul 17/18
Aug 21/22
Sep 18/19
Oct 16/17
Nov 20/21
Dec 18/19

**Become a member of Card Class, Scrapbook Class, or Memory Keeping Class for more benefits!  Click on Club Info on the home page of this site for detailed info about becoming a member.


972-723-9289

Jennifer@jennifercotton.com


All classes subject to cancellations if not enough participation.


Hope to see you soon!!

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