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Scrapbooking Centre in Ottawa

Welcome to Crop A While!


Crop A While offers scrapbookers, card makers, and mixed media artists all the tools and supplies they need to bring their creativity to life!

We are proud to offer more than 25,000 products such as:

  •       Papers and card stock
  •       Embellishments
  •       Stamps, dies, stencils, embossing folders  
  •       Inks, paints, markers
  •       Mixed media supplies
  •       Crafting tools

Crop a While is pleased to be able to offer our customers online shopping while maintaining the in-store experience!

Crop A While's physical store offers a bright and inviting environment in which we encourage our customers to gather, crop, and shop. Whether working on their own or participating in Crop A While events in the Oasis studio, our customers can try new tools, learn the latest techniques, and share ideas with other papercraft enthusiasts.


Take A Look For Yourself!

Take a panoramic look at Crop A While's retail store and our Oasis Studio! 

 * Thanks to Vicky and Ron Elias of London House Photography for capturing Crop A While in these amazing photos. 

LOST SHADOW has arrived
The new Tim Holtz Distress colour is now in stock

Winter 2023 activities at Crop A While



FEBRUARY 2023
February 4LOVING HEARTS Shaker Cards
   - in-person class with with Trina St. Michael

February 10 & 11HEART EYES mini album
   - in-person 2-part class with with Karen Neilson
February 18 - DIY MINI-ALBUM from scratch
   - in-person class with Trina St. Michael
February 25 - OTTAWA PLANNER MEETUP
   - in-person crop with Susan Neal
February 26 - 2022 POCKET PAGES Series
   - in-person class with Sascha Lange

MARCH 2023
March 3/4 - ART JOURNAL ADVENTURE - Episode 8
   - in-person classes with Heather Telford
March 5 - AQUARELLE DREAMS mixed media canvas
   - in-person class with Trina St. Michael
March 11 - LAYERS OF COLOURS
   - in-person class with Carole Fulton
March 12 - DIY EASTER GARDEN (youth 6-11 yrs) - under construction
   - in-person class with Carole Fulton and Nicole Primeau-Gagnon
March 17 - MY PET mini-album (youth 9-13 yrs) - under construction
   - in-person scrapbooking class with Carole Fulton

March 18 - 49&M TRANQUILITY album
   - in-person class with Trina St. Michael
March 25 - OTTAWA PLANNER MEETUP
   - in-person crop with Susan Neal
March 26 - 2022 POCKET PAGES Series
   - in-person class with Sascha Lange



Contact Info
  • Ph: 613-424-6831
  • Fax: 613-424-6832
  • 2297 St. Joseph Blvd,
    Unit E/F |
    Ottawa (Orléans), Ontario
    K1C 1E7
    Canada
  • info@cropawhile.ca
Hours

  • Monday:
    Closed
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday:
    10:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Friday:
    10:00 am to 9:00 pm
  • Sunday:
    noon to 4:00 pm
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