Sunday, 24 September 2017


After a bit of a move around and some rearranging, we now have an in store demo area right near the counter.  This area will allow us to feature new products and demo many others every week.  To celebrate, we are offering a fabulous Asian inspired layout for just $10 this week. 

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 10-11am
Please phone the store to book a spot.
Please bring your apron, basic tool kit and adhesives.  No trimmer required.

Happy Creating Gayle
and the
A Place to Create Team

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Craft Destash is on again...

A Place to Create
1150 South Pine Road, Arana Hills Q 4054
Ph: 07 3851 2200
SATURDAY 30th September 2017
1pm – 4pm
(remaining items will be available for sale until 4pm Wednesday 4th October unless sold out)
‘You can BUY or SELL or BOTH’
Buy: Gather your friends and come shop at our
craft destash sale to grab some great bargains
-looking for those items you thought you could no longer buy, or just want some great bargains -you never know what you will find at a craft destash…
Sell: Sell your unwanted craft items for in store credit
at A Place to Create
 (You can sell your goods without attending as we will staff the event)
How it works:
  • Cost to Register: $10 / half trestle or $15 / full trestle (please note: the more your items are spread out and displayed the better they sell)
  • Visit or phone the store to pay your registration fee
  • Collect your numbered tags or we can email them
  • Organise all your unwanted tools, papers, stickers, embellishments or other paper craft goodies and bag them in sealed clear bags where applicable (use either self sealing clear card bags or self seal lunch bags) Include any instructions on products if needed or sample of punches/tools to show they work etc inside the bag- not on your price label 
  • Write your sell price LARGE and CLEAR on the BLANK SIDE OF THE TAG (no other information is to be put on price tag) (lowest sell price is 50 cents/ NO 10 and 20 cent prices please)
  • Securely attach the tag by one end only to the sealed bag with strong tape, staples or similar with your NUMBER FACING DOWN AND YOUR PRICE FACING UP.
    (Please note we need to be able to easily remove tags as items are sold to record your sales- but please make sure your label is secure enough not to fall off- just tape or staple at one end only)
  • Deliver all your packaged and priced items between 23rd   -  28th September / Include a count of the total number of items being sold - We will record the total number of items delivered / returned
  • Any unsold items may be collected between Friday 6th – Wednesday 11th October at which time you can also collect your voucher for store credit which will be the full value of any goods sold 
  • Alternatively, unwanted / unsold items may be donated to local charities on your behalf 
  • PLEASE NOTE WE CANNOT ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ITEMS LOST OR STOLEN - we will be employing additional staff for the day and you are welcome to attend the event to shop and / or supervise your goods if you wish.
Happy destashing!

Happy Creating Gayle
and the
A Place to Create Team


Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Ooh La La Card Kit designed by Katrina Thompson

OOH LA LA......
check out this gorgeous range of cards designed by Katrina Thompson.
10 fabulous cards that can be utilised for any occasion. 

The kit includes complete colour instructions and photos, 10 kraft cards (pre-scored) and envelopes, 24 page 6x6" paper pad with double sided pages, 1 pack co-ordinating laces / ribbons, 1 pack Ooh La La adhesive pearls, 1 pack Ooh La La diecut ephemera pieces, cream card for matting, assorted metals, pearl strip and cabochon.

With so much product, you'll have heaps left over to play with.
The kit is great value at only


 and comes packaged in a handy storage clean white pizza box so you don't lose any bits while working on it.
Email or phone the store to order your kit now.

Happy Creating Gayle
and the
A Place to Create Team


Sunday, 3 September 2017


We are now taking bookings for our visiting tutor for September.  

Tuesday 19th September - 9.30 -12noon


What an amazing opportunity to have a Cardmaker of the year come to share her talents with us in Brisbane.  Coming all the way from Darwin, Anguree will show you how to create a fabulous set of 3 amazing cards featuring Blue Fern Studios fabulous papers, beautiful quality laces, tuille, paper doilies, flowers, stencils, glitter, wired twine and more.
Cost: $45.00
Pre-paid bookings essential



Monday Evening 18th September from 6pm - 8.30pm

Anguree shows us her diverse range of skills moving out of her Cardmaker of the Year skill set to showcase her love of watercolour and scrapbooking combined with a myriad of fancy embellishments and techniques to create a fabulous layout that is fresh and fun.

Cost: $35.00
Pre-paid bookings essential


Look forward to seeing you there,
 Gayle and the A Place to Create Team