Friday, December 27, 2013

HUGE Inventory Reduction/ Clearance Sale

Inventory Clearance Sale: 
All areas of the store are on sale. 
Savings from 10 to 60% off. 
(Teaser:  50% off single sheet paper, paper pads & packs. 60% off EK & Martha Stewart punches, page kits and cutting system tools. Now you must come in to see the rest of the savings!)
Come help clear things out before we have to count for inventory. 
Sale starts today through Dec. 31st.
Also register to crop with us for
New Year's Eve.

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Holiday Hours

Croppin' Bug Scrapbooking's Holiday Hours
Get your last minute shopping done Monday, December 23rd.
  We will be open from 10am to 6pm. 
BUT on Tuesday, December 24th,
we will be closing at noon. 
Only open from 10am till noon on Christmas Eve. 
So, shop early
We will reopen for regular hours
on December 26th.

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Christmas PJ Crop

Today: Saturday, Dec. 7th. 6x6 mini book class @ 10am.
THEN: noon till midnight: Christmas PaJama Crop 
Come crop with us to get all your holiday projects finished. At 6pm We will all put on our favorite Christmas PJs to finish out the fun.  I think there will be hot chocolate and cookies as well. 
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Monday, December 2, 2013

New Classes @ the Bug!

Christmas Fun and New Year Fun @ Croppin' Bug
December 7th 10am-12 Noon   Sketches 6x6 Mini-book $15.00
12 Noon- Midnight- Christmas PJ Crop! $10
2pm-4pm FREE!! Dylusion's Demo with Emily- Free Make – N Take. Fall in love with Rangers' Dylusion Spray ,stamps and stencils.
Emily will also have Graphic 45 patterns to make Twelve days of Christmas Houses.. You won't want to miss the fun..
December 14th 10am-12 Noon Basic Grey Club ( Full)
                        2pm- Join Emily @ The WOW Embossing workshop- $20.00
Learn several new embossing techniques and make embossing flower molds to die for using the new 6 vintage colors.
December 21st- Annual Cookie Swap  10am
December 31st – New Year's Eve Crop
January 4th 10am-12 Noon- complete 3 fun layouts with your choice of 3 Washi tapes and double sided paper. I LOVE WASHI! $20.00
                        12 Noon- Midnight CROP - $10
January 11th  10am-12 Noon Join Emily @ THE VIVA D├ęcor Workshop- $20
Play with Stencils, Viva 3d Stamp Paint, Modeling Paste, Fero, Glitter Pens, Pearl Pens. Bring your craft mat, a paint brush, putty knife, and get ready to play!
January 18th Basic Grey Club 10am-12 noon (FULL)
  12 Noon-Midnight- PJ CROP $10
January 24th 6:30PM Join Emily in the next round of seasonal chargers- $45
Choose 3 from Valentines, Mardi Gras, Easter ,Patriotic or make all 4 for $60 . Please get on the list soon so we will have enough of each selection for you.
January 25th 10am-12 Noon SEI 3D Flowers (FULL)
January 31st 6:30PM $20.00  Join Emily in the next round of seasonal banners choose either Valentines or Mardi Gras both for $40- Need to sign up quick so we can order enough for each selection.
February 9th TEA with EMILY 2pm-5pm complete 3 double page layouts with a Valentines themed Traditional English Tea Party. $40 includes class and Tea.
We hope to see you this Saturday at the Christmas PJ Crop- come finish up those Holiday gifts.
 PLUS:  New flowers have arrived, still have fantastic 50% and 60% off selections through this week.

Thursday, November 28, 2013


Now is the time to stock up for the holidays:
$20 adhesive pack
$20 cardstock packs
$20 glitter glue packs (100 sheets)
$10 albums
 60% off basket (loaded to the rim with great stuff)
$1.00 spinner, even a $.50 spinner
50% off punches, curvvy cutters, brads, page kits, all Basic Grey,
K & Co. paper pads & large selection of tools
40% off Bazzil paper flowers, luminarts sprays, thicker letters & stamps,
30% off albums 
The tables are full of special sales that will save you money.
Friday and Saturday only (10am to 6 pm)
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Wednesday's Sale

Here is the Day 3 Specials for our "Week of Savings"

All Camping, birthday, school, cooking,and holiday papers,
embellishments, kits, etc. 
50% off
(excludes latest arrivals)

This is your chance to come in a stock up

Monday, November 25, 2013

Tuesday's Specials

Tuesday, November 26
50% off all
Thickers and alphabet letters
Everything Wedding, Sports,
Dance, and medical themed

(does not include custom items)


Stop by and stock up

Sunday, November 24, 2013

This week @ Croppin' Bug

This week we will be "Week of Savings". 
Each day Monday-Wednesday we will have a different product
or line of products on sale for that day only. 
Daily sales will be posted on the blog on the website and on facebook. 
To see the posting on the blog: go to
and click on the ladybug with the purse. 
The only way to see them is on the blog or facebook. 
Our Bring a Toy Drive. 
We are also hosting a toy drive to benefit elementary age children. 
Bring in a new, unwrapped gift for a boy or girl between the ages of 6-11
 and receive a 20% discount off your purchase of regular priced products. 
This toy drive will end December 17th.
Black Friday Sale: 
We will be open Friday and Saturday 10-6
and will have a Huge Black Friday-Saturday Sale. 
Please stop by this week to begin your Christmas Shopping.
Monday's Special Sale:  50% off all Jolees embellishments, rub-ons, and cardstock stickers.
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Friday, November 22, 2013

This week @ The Bug

This weekend at Croppin' Bug: 12 Days of Christmas Tags @ 10am Christmas "pillow banner" @ 3pm. Beginning of "Thanksgiving Week" specials. Stop in to see what is going on sale this week in preparation for our Giant Black Friday-Saturday Sale. New special sales each day next week.
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Fwd: Classes typed till January 4th for Eblast!

Upcoming Fun @ the Bug
November 8th & 9th
12 Days of Christmas Blocks- If you have signed up for this class please come by the store to pick-up your blocks. We need you to pre-cover them for class. You will need Mod- Podge, 3D Zots, Vintage Photo Ink/ Blending tool, Beacons 3&1 Glue- All of these items are available at the store.
Class is Full – but if you are interested in a kit call to pre- pay today(Extra Kits Limited).
November 10th
 Sunday ( 2 Spots left) 1pm- 4pm
Come Join Emily for some SEASONAL Layout Fun- Complete 3 double page layouts for only $35.00
November 16th
Basic Grey Club 10am-12 Noon ( Class Full)
Crop Till you Drop 12 Noon – Midnight! $10 – Perfect time to get your Christmas Cards and projects completed. Call to reserve your seat.
November 23rd 
12 Days of Christmas Tags- 10am-1pm ( 6 Spots left)
Complete 12 gorgeous Christmas Tags with Emily -using Graphic 45's 12 Days of Christmas line- These Tags are perfect for cards or even ornaments on your tree.
3pm-5pm Santa Banner- ( 5 Spots left)
Come Create this adorable Santa Banner just $20.00 – More Seasonal banners to come..  Displayed in store. Perfect for your Tree and Fireplace..
November 28th We will be closed to celebrate Thanksgiving!
December 7th
Join Neva for a fun monthly sketches class – ( Sketches= you make the layout but pick the paper that you like) Class is from 10am-12 Noon $15
This month's class will have a bit of a twist- Instead of layouts you will learn an awesome technique to make a 6x6 mini book.
Christmas PJ Crop! Crop Till you Drop 12 Noon – Midnight! $10 – Perfect time to get your Christmas Cards and projects completed. Call to reserve your seat.
Wear your Christmas PJ's and be entered in the Door Prize drawing!
DYLUSIONAL DEMO !! Can't stay for the Crop – BE Sure to come by from 2pm-4pm Emily  will have some fun product out – She will Demo some fun techniques using Rangers Dylusional sprays, stencils, & stamps – The colors are so great you won't be able to resist them. FREE MAKE- N Take and samples will be set – up.
December 14th
Basic Grey Club(Class Full)10am-12Noon
WOW embossing workshop- 2PM-4PM  $20.00
Join Emily in a bit of good old play time- Learn several Fun techniques with the Wonderful Wow embossing powders. Fall in love with the 6 New Vintage colors and make the most adorable flowers with the Fab Melt it powder. ( Please bring your heat gun and versa mark pad)
December 21st
Join the Croppin' Bug Ladies for their 9th Annual Cookie Swap – Every year we come together with delicious desserts and Holiday Cheer.
 We will need you to sign up in advance for this so we can give everybody the correct head count in advance
(No charge for the Cookie swap Call the store for more details) .
After we get all hyped up on sugar we will be able to put all of our new recipes in the adorable Bo –Bunny Recipe Book.
( Book is not included in the swap – we will pre –order one for you if requested)
December 31st
Come Crop in the New Year! More Details soon- Space is limited …
January 4th
I LOVE WASHI Class 10am-12 Noon Complete 3 double page layouts using The Fun! The Wonderful! The Addicting WASHI TAPE.
For this class you will follow the layouts but choose 3 Washi's and paper that you like.
CROP! Crop Till you Drop 12 Noon – Midnight! $10 – Now it's time to scrapbook all of your Christmas and Holiday photos.  Come get your projects completed. Call to reserve your seat.
Wear your Pj's and be entered in the door prize drawing..
We hope to see you all soon!
The Croppin' Bug Ladies
Emily Young
Group Sales /Event Manager
281-229-1007 Cell
281-998-2424  XT. 4 Office
281-998-2525 Fax
5950 Fairmont Parkway
Pasadena TX, 77505

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

PJ crop

Sketches Class 10am (cute Halloween pages) $15
PJ Crop from noon till midnight $10
That's right!
It's a pajama crop. 
Bring your favorite pajamas
(be modest please)
or whatever relaxing clothes
you want to change into. 
We will lock up at 6pm and
change into our "relaxing" clothes
for some fun filled scrapbooking time. 
We are even going to give a prize for the cutest pajamas.
Must call to reserve your seat.
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Sunday, October 13, 2013

50% OFF Garage Sale Products

Garage Sale was a huge success for all. 
 HOWEVER---There is still a lot of great stuff
left at the store. 
 Since the owners will not be picking up
until Monday evening,

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Crafting Garage Sale

Croppin' Bug is hosting a crafting Garage Sale
Friday, October 11 and Saturday, October 12th
 from 10 to 6. 
You can "rent" a table to sell your
unwanted crafting products
or just come shop through everyone else's. 
Call the store for more details
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Thursday, September 26, 2013

visiting teacher and open late

Stop by Croppin' Bug today and meet Jen Starr from Art Anthology, see our newest products and sign up for our exciting upcoming classes.  We will be open till 8:00 pm tonight.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

SALE: Stamp It! Punch it!

This Friday, September 19th and Saturday, September 20 ONLY!
Save 30% off all Punches and Stamps
Bag Ladies get an additional 10% off
The store is full of new products
and classes for you to see, so....
stop in... shop... and save.

Croppin' Bug Ladies

Monday, September 16, 2013

Bo Bunny Challenge

The latest BoBunny Challenge has arrived. 
Kits are $6.  Halloween theme. 
Create one page using only the products
in the kit. 
 Store winner chosen then sent to BoBunny
for chance at $150 prize from them. 
23 kits available. 
Pages due second week in October.
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Back to School Sale

Get those children back in class and
help us make room for all of our new products. 
This Week @ The Bug: 
Save 15% off (BAG LADIES SAVE 20%)
all previously released products. 
Remember to bring in your bag and fill it up. 
Sale starts Monday, Aug. 26-September 2. 
We will be open Sept. 2 (10-6)
for a free crop and shop. 
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Saturday, August 24, 2013

15% off and see our NEW products

Today, Saturday:
FREE Crop till 6pm. 
Our tables are loaded with
 NEW products for you to see and love.
  too many to mention,
but I do know that BoBunny Fans
will be excited.  Stop in today
and save 15% on all previously
released products in the store. 
 We love to help you save money!

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Bazzill Day supply list

 students for Saturday's Bazzill Day class should plan to bring the following:
12" trimmer
Corner rounder
Glue dots
3D foam dots/squares
Hole punch 1/8" (crop-a-dile will work if they have one)
1.5 to 2" circle punch…any size is fine. We will have a couple but if a student has one, it will really help.
Black ink pad (optional)
Be ready for some fun. see you then


Croppin' Bug has new products arriving daily. 
So far: Karen Foster, Bazzil, Creative Impressions,
Reminisc, Little Yellow Bicycle, Moxxie, more to come.

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Paper Sale

Paper Sale Today Only!!! 
ALL Print Paper 40% off regular price. 
(Bag Ladies get an additional 10% off the total)
Come stock up on seasonal, travel, baby,
or just everyday prints for your pages.
(excludes lastest arrival)
Stop in and save. 
 We also have a table full of new products for you to see.
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Monday, July 15, 2013

'This week at Croppin' Bug

This Week at Croppin' Bug: 
All single and double sided print paper is 2/ $1.
(excludes the newest release from Graphic 45
 and Authentique) 
Come load up on fantastic papers for your pages and projects. 
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Jen Starr classes

Come join us for two great mixed media classes taught by Jen Starr designer and teacher for Viva decor and Art
Anthology. Contact store for details

More Pics from our mixed media class

Mixed media class

Stop in to sign up for this great mixed media Graphic 45 class taught by Emily

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

5 Great Reasons to Visit Croppin' Bug This Saturday:

5 Great Reasons to Visit Croppin' Bug This Saturday
1. Sketches class available ($15)
2. FREE Crop (10-6)
3.Turn in your BoBunny Challenge pages and vote
4.See the Great Graphic 45 Box class and sign up
5. Save on Prima, Fab Scraps and Kaiser Products
(40% off all paper/embellishments, 1/3 off all Prima Flowers)
(extra 10% for Bag Ladies). 
Sale begins Today: Tuesday, June 18
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Monday, June 10, 2013

BoBunny Challenge and sale

Join us for the Bo Bunny Challenge.
Stop by Croppin' Bug and purchase your challenge pack for only $5.00.
Each participant will receive: 3 papers, flowers, jewels, 12 x 12 chipboard, and buttons. 
The Challenge:  Use your products to create one 12 x12 page before June 21st.  We will vote on our favorites.
The top two winners will be sent to BoBunny for a chance to win $150 prize pack.  Our top two winners will also win
a prize package from Croppin' Bug.  Winners will be announced on June 24th.  Please do not put photos on your layout that will reveal your identity.  We would like to vote annonomously. 
Come join the challenge. 
We have just received the NEWEST BOBUNNY PRODUCTS. 
This week June 10-15th all previously released BoBunny products are on sale for 40% off (50% for Bag Ladies)
Same sale for all Graphic 45 previously released products (excludes metal pieces)

Croppin' Bug Ladies

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Exciting stuff today at Croppin' Bug

Today at Croppin' Bug:  Complete the last 6 pages of our Quick Quotes Trunk Show event; sign up for the fabulous All Day with Bazzill event for Aug.; begin a 40% off (50% for bag ladies) sale on Graphic 45 and BoBunny products; Have a ton of fun.  Come join us

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Bazzill Day @ Croppin' Bug

Just planned our next Bazzill Day at Croppin' Bug.
Here are the details:  August 17th from 9am - 6pm (or midnight);
 cost $100; includes: 3 classes (taught by Joey and Crissy),
make and takes, prizes, lunch, crop, and other surprises
(we can't share everything with you).  sign up soon, we will fill up.

Sunday, May 26, 2013

Memorial Day Sale

We are open Memorial Day from 10am till 6pm for:
Come crop with us and save with the following sale:
40% off all Patriotic, Military and Authentique paper,
embellishements, paper packs, etc.
Bag Ladies get an additional 10%
Stop by to see us.
Have a great Memorial Day
We salute our fallen heros.
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Summer Scrapbook Camp

Summer Scrapbook Camp
@ Croppin' Bug Scrapbooking
3206 13th Ave North
Texas City
June 17-21, 2013
July 22-26, 2013
(Must have at least 5 for class to make.)
Call to register and pay $20 nonrefundable deposit
5 days (total of 15 hours)
 Scrapbooking Fun
Learn to
*crop photos             
*design layouts  
*combine patterns
*journal memories
Campers will complete a two page themed layout
daily with an instructor.
  The remainder of the day will be used to
design pages for their scrapbook. 
Class fee of $65 includes: 
12 x 12 album,
  paper and supplies for each themed layout,
 new adhesive dispenser , paper, stickers,
 and die cuts to coordinate with their album.
(students will need to purchase adhesive refills during the week)
 Campers will need to bring photos each day.

Saturday, May 25

No class today: SOOO... Plenty of OPEN CROP SPACE. Come join me today and have some scrapbooking fun.
New Products including Farm House, new page kits, New Quick Quotes.

Friday, May 24, 2013

Memorial Day Shop, Crop, & Save

Monday, May 27, Memorial Day
Come shop, crop & save with us at
Croppin' Bug
First: You can bring your stuff and crop with us FREE from 10am-6pm
Second: We have new page kits, paper and embellishments for you to shop
Third: We will have a Memorial Day sale with 25 to 50% off your favorite brands
3 Good reasons to spend your Memorial Day @ Croppin' Bug

Tuesday, May 21, 2013


Croppin' Bug Sale
Shop Big Savings on all
Basic Grey Paper and Embellishments
(includes paper packs and chipboard letters)
40% off (50% off for Bag Ladies)
Wednesday, May 22- Saturday, May 25th
Hurry in for the best selection

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Come see us and save today

It's a great day to come scrapbook. Hope to see some of our friends at Croppin' Bug today. Mention this post and get a secret sale.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

16 Quick Quotes Pages

Last week to sign up for the Quick Quotes Trunk Show
(16 pages over two Saturdays). Almost full. 
Call to save yourself a seat. 
These pages are beautiful and you won't want to miss out.
Remember: All participants get  a tote bag, door prizes, a free crop,
and special discounts on Quick Quotes Products

Thursday, May 2, 2013

National Scrapbook Weekend

This Weekend Croppin Bug Scrapbooking: National Scrapbook Weekend
Our Fiesta festivities begin Friday at 10 and end Saturday at midnight. 
We have 21 scrapbookers coming to have some fun, make some pages
 and win some prizes. Stop by this weekend for some National Scrapbook Day
 sales and specials. Open till 10pm both Friday and Saturday for shoppers.

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Make your own discount SALE!!

This week @ Croppin' Bug Scrapbooking:
Monday, April 22- Saturday, April 27th
Create your own discount SALE!!!!
Make any purchase and receive a discount ( up to 50% off) on one item of your choice.
Here's how it works:  
You spend $25 and you get 25% off any one item.
You spend $35 and you get 35% off any one item.
You spend $50+ and you get 50% off any one item.
SEE---You get to create your discount. 
*purchase amount is after any discounts and before tax.  No discounts larger than 50%.
Stop in, make a purchase and save on your favorite items.
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Saturday, April 6, 2013

Bag Lady Special

Bag Ladies Special: Today, Saturday, April 6 - Saturday, April 13
All "naked" chipboard, canvas, and acrylic books and embellishments
from Basically Bare, Fabscraps, and Kaiser Craft are
 40% off (30% if not a bag lady). 
These are great products to use with Lumiarts spray,
Tim Holtz inks and paints, and Inka Gold products. 
A large selection to choose from.  Remember
 to bring your red bag.
See ya soon!
Croppin' Bug Ladies

Friday, April 5, 2013

Tim Holtz products

Oh My! New shipment today. All of the new embellishments from Tim Holtz and New Authentique. Must see. Come shop tomorrow.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Tim Holtz Distress Paints

Tim Holtz new Distress Paints
have finally arrived.
We have all 24 colors.
We also received the new
distress ink pads (formerly
only sold as three packs)
Hurray in to get your favorite colors.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Saturday Sketches and Crop

This Saturday, April 6th
 Sketches class at 10am
(we provide the "sketch", you choose the theme and colors)
Great class only $15
THEN, stay and
Crop from noon to midnight. 
Come join us for some scrapbooking fun. 
Call to reserve your seat.

Friday, March 22, 2013

Great Make and Take

At Croppin' Bug this afternoon:
Come experience the fun with Stone Effects:
Christy Gilbreath (from the Collins Group)
will be conducting a make and take using this fun product. 
Come join in the fun. 5:00-6:00 this evening.

Monday, March 18, 2013

Special Day of Classes

For all of you that are signed up for our special day of classes this Saturday, We will begin classes at 9:00 (not our usual 10). Please bring your H2o's, glimmer mist, inks, paint brushes, etc. we are going to add some color to some paper. Can't wait.
If you didn't get to sign up for this special day, call the store tomorrow and sign up. We will be doing 2 mini albums and a two page layout using all new products and we will have a guest teacher for the day.

Friday, March 15, 2013


Today @ Croppin' Bug
We have loads of NEW STUFF!!!
New: Graphic 45, Maya Road, Heidi Swapp,
Fancy Pants, Splash of Color, Zva bling
Teresa Collins & Heart of Texas Studios
Our shelves are full with great new papers, flowers,
fabric trim and embellishments.
Come see us today!!!!

Monday, March 11, 2013

Jewelry Demo

Stop by Croppin' Bug on Tuesday to view some fantastic jewelry from Origami Owl.
My daughter will have her samples there for you to "experience" creating your own locket.
Demos any time during the day: 10am to 7:00pm

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Fwd: What's Happening @ Croppin' Bug

Here's What's Happening @ Croppin' Bug
*Newly released products arriving daily
Upcoming Classes:
2/2 Sketches
2/9 Basic Grey
2/16 Birthday Card Class
2/23 Houston Area Scrapbook Roundup Begins
        van trip to all stores
        See more information below
3/2 Sketches
3/9 Spring has Sprung 4 page layout class
3/16 Basic Grey (begins a New Year--still have 3 openings)
3/23 Quick Quotes "Balance"  4 page layout class
3/30 Vintage Card Class
It's Scrapbook Roundup Time.
Houston Area Scrapbook Roundup
4 store Scrapbooking Shop Hop:
February 23- March 3.
Each store will have a free make and take,
and you receive 15% (extra 5% with our store bag) on all purchases.
Call or stop by to register. You must purchase a "passport" for $5 to participate.
Croppin' Bug offers a van ride to all 4 stores on the first day of the hop.
If you want to ride in one of our vans,
you must register very soon. space is limited.
Van fee is $32.00
Tons of fun and shopping.