image-50-yearsCrop A While will be joining Domenic’s Music Academy’s 50th Anniversary celebration this Sunday, June 25. This outdoor event will begin at 11:00 am in the parking lot of the 2297 St-Joseph Blvd. Plaza. There will be live music, a Cuisine & Passion barbeque and a free make-and-take craft for the kids hosted by Crop A While. Come join the celebration! Check out www.domenicsmusic.ca/50-years/ for more details.

Congratulations to Domenic’s from the Crop A While community.

Crop A While – Summer Hours

As of July 4, 2017, Crop A While will be changing its hours
Overall we will be shifting our times to allow more consistent opening times.
As well, we will have earlier closing times on some days to let our team enjoy more of the summer sun.

Mondays          Closed
Tuesdays         10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Wednesdays   10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thursdays       10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Fridays            10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Saturdays       10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sundays          noon to 4:00 pm

June 2017 at Crop A While

Crop A While’s June 2017 schedule is now available on the Events page.

Sales, classes, and more … check out all the great events coming up in the next few weeks !

Garage Sale IconDon’t forget to check out the bargains at Crop A While’s annual Garage Sale this Saturday (June 3rd).
Lots of treasures and great deals will be waiting for you from  10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Sue Belleau Angel smMelanie MM Summer BeautyFor mixed media lovers –  join Sue Belleau on Wednesday
June 7 and Melanie Fillion
on Wednesday June 21
for some fun projects that explore lots of different products.

June 10 teaser 3Saturday June 10 will find more than 50 croppers at Crop A While’s Red and White Super Crop.  There are still a few spots left so if you haven’t registered, give us a call at 613-424-6831. Please note the store will be open at its regular hours (9-to-5).

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If you are looking for some cards with a striking or masculine feel join Natalie Ranger on June 15. With Father’s Day just around the corner, these birthday cards can easily be converted to suit that occasion.

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During this wedding season, card makers can join Trina St Michael  on June 17 to create lovely romantic themed cards using Heartfelt Creations’ newest collection – Classic Wedding!

See the Events page for more details on June activities and a sneak peak at  what’s coming in July.

See you soon


Red and White Super Crop Registration Reminder

There are still some places available for the June 10 Super Crop.

Early bird price of $65 has been extended for the holiday weekend.
Call 613-424-6831 or drop in to the store to register.

See the Events page for more crop details.

Red & White Super Crop Registration News

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Registration: Registration begins at 9:00 am Saturday, May 13, 2017
Register in person at the store or by telephone at 613-424-6831
No email registrations

Full payment required at time of registration
Early bird registration May 13 – 19 – $65 Registration after May 19 – $75
Seating capacity: 60 spaces

See more information on the Events page !


It’s SALE TIME at Crop A While!!!

We are celebrating National Scrapbooking Day with a 3-day sale
Friday May 5 / Saturday May 6 / Sunday May 7
At least 20% off throughout the store (except for die cutting machines, MISTI products and Position-It). Up to 60% off a wide selection of products. Hundreds of scrapbooking papers at $0.35/sheet.
Come in and check out the savings.

May 2017 at Crop A While

Crop A While’s May 2017 schedule is now available on the Events page.

Sales, classes, and more … check out all the great events coming up in the next few weeks ! And the schedule even has a few highlights of things to come in June and July.

See you soon

Sneak Peak at Heartfelt Creations’ April Release … ‘Tropical Paradise’

Mark your calendars for Wednesday, April 12 – Heartfelt Creations’ ‘Tropical Paradise’ Product Launch with product available in the store!

April2017Escape to an exotic paradise where the air is warm, lush rainforests are filled with the calls of outlandish birds, and the day begins and ends with the most spectacular array of colours. Heartfelt Creations and Crop A While invite you to slip away to utopia with the new Tropical Paradise collection.

Pre-order your products from this collection before April 9 and pick them up at the launch – with a 5% discount.
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Heartfelt Creations March Release – Monkeying Around – has arrived!

The delightful Monkeying Around collection is now available at Crop A While.

HFC Monkeying Around launch TFDon’t forget to join Tom tonight (March 9) for the product launch and the special card he designed for this occasion.

For those who pre-ordered, your products have been put aside for you.

Also Trina’s card classes with this collection will be this Saturday – call 613-424-6831 or email info@cropawhile.ca today to register

March 2017 at Crop A While

The March 2017 calendar is now available on the Events page and it’s loaded with all kind of fun!  Here are a few highlights …

HFC Monkeying Around launch TFNEW – Heartfelt Creations Monthly Product Launch Mini-Class
Heartfelt Creations releases the newest collection – ‘Monkeying Around’ – next week. By participating in their launch program, Crop A While will be one of the first stores to have the new stamps, dies and paper pads in stock.  Join Tom (Mar 9) as he hosts the first launch mini-class and shows you how to make the card he designed specially for the launch!

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Planner Girl Club program.

With the  amazing popularity of planner memory keeping, there are dozens of options for planners, inserts, embellishments and storage to capture everyday moments. Curious or dedicated planner girl? join Carole (Mar 12) for an Open House about the latest in Planner Girl trends and the new program being set up at Crop A While.

Heather Telford continues to create wonderful watercolour cards but now she has sessions using stamps from Penny Black (Watercolour Resist Mar 2/3) and from Darkroom Door (Tea & Watercolour Mar 23/24)
Trina St Michael’s Heartfelt Creations card classes take on a fun flair with ‘Monkeying Around’ (March 11) and an elegant touch with ‘Flowering Dogwood’ (Mar 25)
Karen Neilson brings some whimsy and grace to her collection of Easter cards for the young and not so young (Easter Wishes Mar 30)

The Luck of the Irish Mega Crop (Mar 18) will bring 12 hours of cropping fun and may even have some surprises under rainbows.

Check out the Events page for more info on these and other classes and crops …
See you soon
The Crop A While Team