National Scrapbooking Day is a HUGE event here in the states, but you know we love all of our fans and wanted to include everyone in the festivities...so we re-named it!
Want to see our fun line-up? First we have a blog hop starting at MIDNIGHT PST!! This blog hop is truly going to take you all around the world as our talented designers and educators share inspiring projects! Some blogs may offer prizes so be sure and check ALL of them out!
Here is the list for the blog hop! (If you get lost just come back here to the Prima blog and catch back up! Our NSD LWP teachers are listed first so you can see their class projects!)
Frank Garcia -US
Nic Howard -New Zealand
Janine Koczwara -Australia
Heidi Kelley -US
Trina McClune -New Zealand
Magda Bolinska -UK
Maiko Kosugi -Japan
Felicity Wilson -Norway
Larissa Albernaz -Brazil
Marie-Nicolas Alliot -France
Louise Nelson -Australia
Juliana Montoya -US
Stephanie Miller -US
Solange Marques - Brazil
Lea Lawson -US
Of course we had to offer you Live With Prima classes too!
When: Prima is hosting a marathon of Live with Prima classes on Saturday, May 4th!
What: There will be brand-new projects packed with easy and creative ideas using some of your favorite Prima products. All 8 classes will be taught by our talented team of instructors, and a majority of the classes will be hosted live from the Prima classroom.
Plus, we are partnering with some of your favorite scrapbook stores to offer exclusive class kits and products used in the classes throughout the day!
Where: Be sure to create a free login at ustream.com, go to our Prima channel and join our live chat during the shows. Here is a direct link to the Prima ustream channel. Hop on over and watch a class or two today. The classes go ALL day long. We cannot wait to SEE you there!
Extras: And did we mention there will be fabulous prizes up for grabs? When you participate during the shows, we will be giving away a number of prizes to our viewers!
Ladybird is a gorgeous new line with bright, fun colors, and sweet graphics. It seems perfect for a feminine project, right? Well, Sharon is going to combine our brand new LadyBird Collection with two handsome, masculine projects featuring her boys! This line is perfect for layouts about the guys in your life too. Sharon will be playing with stencils, gesso, stamping, new metals, chipboard, layering and all kinds of fun & easy techniques to use on ANY project.
2. "Customize and Create" Journal with Cari Fennell
8:00am PT/ 11:00am ET/ 3:00pm GMT
3. Garden Bloom Album with Jamie Dougherty
10:00am PT/ 1:00pm ET/ 5:00pm GMT
Spring is here and gardens are in full bloom! This book would be the perfect place to record and sketch your precious plantings or commemorate special events taking place this time of year! Join Jamie as she creates this beautiful Prima album, full of mixed media techniques and clever ideas that can be easily recreated to make a book of your own.
4. Hello Beautiful Layout with Jamie Dougherty
12:00pm PT/ 3:00pm ET/ 7:00pm GMT
The Hello, Pastel Collection by Prima offers a soft color palette, fun elements and an array of images that can be easily used for almost any occasion or theme. Jamie will share with you, creative ways to layer and distress your pages with a touch of mixed media elements and style on this beautiful layout.
5. Enchanted Garden Frame with Drew Scott
2:00pm PT/ 5:00pm ET/ 9:00pm GMT
Bring a bit of the outdoors, in! See how Drew creates this "mini garden" project using a range of Prima products, including a shadow box frame, resins and papers from the Leeza Gibbons Wishes and Dreams collection. This home décor piece would be the perfect backdrop to display a special photo or an inspirational message anywhere in your home!
6. Lovely Little Box & Card Set with Drew Scott
4:00pm PT/ 7:00pm ET/ 11:00pm GMT
Give gifts in style with the bold-new "Introspection" paper pad by Prima. Jewel tones and detailed patterns fill this range, making it versatile for an assortment of craft projects you may have on your list. Drew will put together a lovely little gift box and a sweet set of cards with this collection including a variety of pretty Prima flowers.
7. Fairy Rhymes Feature with Frank Garcia & Jodie Lee
6:00pm PT/ 9:00pm ET/ 1:00am GMT
Join Frank as he creates a set of stunning cards using the brand new Fairy Rhymes Collection by Jodie Lee. These cards would be perfect for Mother's day, Graduations, Birthdays and more! Join us for a close up look at this gorgeous paper collection and all of the beautiful embellishments that coordinate with it too.
8. Romantique Mini Album with Frank Garcia
8:00pm PT/ 11:00pm ET/ 3:00am GMT
Join Frank as he creates a stunning mini album using the Romantique collection from Prima. This timeless album is filled with flowers, trinkets, pockets and more! Frank will also show you how to bind this chipboard album too!
And what would NSD be without a FABULOUS Prima prize? Just leave a comment right here after you get through the blog hop/classes letting us know one of your favorite tips learned along the way. We will pick a winner on Monday, May 6th, to receive this lovely Lady Bird Prima prize!