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I got a "Hello Thursday" email from ProvoCraft yesterday. These used to be on the third Thursday of the month but things were switched up this time. Two cartridges were highlighted - Holiday Frames and Tags, which is available only from a Creative Memories consultant and Folk Art Festival which is available only at Michael's stores.
The Folk Art Festival cartridge is very appealing to me. It has a Pennsylvania Dutch style with a wonderful decorative font with cut-outs and shadows. You can see the full digital handbook HERE. There are also ten lovely fancy shape cards with inset images (the kind that I like to design) and fifty beautiful borders. The borders could be welded together to make intricate frames.
I don't buy as many Cricut cartridges as I used to but I think I'll be making room on the shelf for this one. Cartridges are on sale this week for $34.99 - I may have to take a trip to Michael's today or tomorrow!
There is also a Folk Art Festival Design Contest with five prizes - a Grand Prize of a Cricut Mini and a $50 Michael's Gift Card and four category prizes for Scrapbook, Home Decor, Gifts/Cards and Fabric. Click HERE to go to the contest information page.
There are some new specials available this week at Cricut.com. The digital Thanksgiving Table Decor cartridge is only $4.99 and the Sweet Tooth Boxes cartridge is free to use this week (through the Craftroom or by synching your Gypsy). There is also a special on the Expression 2 bundled with the Tablescapes - Fall & Winter cartridge for $209.99. Just click Today's deals from Cricut! to go to the specials page.
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Have a great weekend. If you are in an area that was hit hard by the Hurricane Sandy I hope that things are starting to get back to normal for you. The images on the news have been overwhelming and it is going to take a lot of hard work to repair the damages in some places.
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