MAY+JUN '17 Scrap.Abode (warehouse) OPEN DAYs

The Scrap.Abode is only OPEN every Wednesday (10:00am to 2:00pm) and on selected weekends (2:00pm to 5:00pm) every month for walk-ins.

May and June 2017 weekend Open Days are: 28th March {SUN} | 24th June {SAT}

Enjoy 50% off selected items from RED DOT SALE when you visit us on our Open Days | please email us 24 hours prior to the Open Day if you'd like to self collect your online orders at the Scrap.Abode

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 Warehouse is OPEN this Wednesday's Scrap.Abode (warehouse) is open this Wednesday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm 

37 Jalan SL 2/2, Bandar Sungai Long, 43000 Kajang, Selangor
+6-012-386 2869 

or type Scrap-n-Crop into WAZE to get to our Warehouse in Bandar Sg Long, Kajang.

Online purchases may be collected in person at's Scrap.Abode (warehouse) during the open days. 

However, please contact us 24 hours before hand with your PO# and details at:

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Stamp Carving Workshop with B'Nottee 
and B'Nottee Pop Up Store
with Edmund (IG @b.nottee)
28th May 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
RM160/ per pax

All materials provided

Join Edmund, co-founder and creator of B'Nottee (be-No-tee) @b.nottee for a stamp carving adventure where you will learn the ins and outs of carving your own rubber stamps. Perfect for scrapbooks, cards, art journaling, and mixed media, you can create unique hand-carved rubber stamps just with a few basic tools! 

Edmund will go over the basics of stamp carving, explaining the negative and positive images, outlining tools needed, the difference between different carving tools, different stamping blocks and cutting techniques. You will learn to carve simple shapes, and carve a few different designs. At the end of the carving session, you will get to carve one to two stamps depending on the intricacy of your carving patterns. Participants can also bring images which they would want to carve. 

Edmund will also go through the basics of stamping and inking, underlying the types of inks and you will learn to make images and prints using your newly carved stamp! He will round off the session explaining how to take care and store your stamps!

Guaranteed to be a fun afternoon, participants will also get an opportunity to purchase various stamp carving tools and inks in our store at a special discount! There will also be a B'Nottee pop up store at the event! 

See you in class!

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Dessert Watercolor Workshop 
with Alina Koo (IG @koo.alina)
25th June 2017 | 12:00 nn - 5:00 pm
RM160/ per pax

All materials provided

Learn how to paint watercolor deserts from Alina of TheCraftCrowd.

In this class, each student will receive a set of Sakura Koi Watercolors worth RM69, High quality (Italian and French paper), detailed manuals with photos of desserts and step-by step instructions.

No Art experience is required. Students will be introduced to watercolor materials and go through a basic watercolor exercise. They will learn loose wet on wet technique. Thereafter they will do a detailed drawings and learn to watercolor them.

A 4-hour workshop with a lunch break in between students will go home with two completed watercolor drawings. Guaranteed to be fun with one to one coaching from Alina you will be more confident in accomplishing watercolor techniques in no time!


Monday, May 22, 2017

NEW ARRIVALS!!! Strathmore Artist Papers Print Making Paper

Artwork by Julie Niskanen Skolozynski

Printmaking is a growing artform that is attracting a wide variety of artists ... yet there is no complete line of printmaking papers to meet the range of needs from beginners to professional ... until now - with Strathmore!

The best news is we now have the Strathmore 300 Series Lightweight, 400 Series Lightweight and 500 Series Riverpoint Cotton range available for sale HERE at for a wide variety of printmaking techniques including relief, lithography, intaglio, screen print and more.

what makes Strathmore printmaking paper the one? 
Natural white papers that are strong and durable, yet soft enough to absorb many layers of ink

Convenient sizes and formats, including pads and large sheets

Pads feature easy-to-use flip-over covers that allow sheets to tear out cleanly

Full size sheets are ideal for larger finished prints and proofing

Acid free

Made in the U.S.A

Strathmore 300 Series Lightweight

Weight: 120 g/m2
 Medium-texture, soft
Media Applications:

This natural white printmaking paper is ideally suited for relief printing, such as block or linocut, practicing and proofing. Medium-textured surface is soft, durable and can absorb large amounts of ink. Contains high alpha cellulose wood fiber. Acid free.

Strathmore 400 Series Heavyweight

Weight: 280 g/m2
 Medium-texture, soft
Media Applications:

This natural white printmaking paper is ideally suited for printmaking processes that require a heavier paper such as lithography, intaglio and screen print. Also suitable for relief printing. Medium-textured surface is soft, durable and can absorb large amounts of ink. Paper contains high alpha cellulose wood fiber. Acid free.

Strathmore 500 Series Riverpoint Cotton

Weight: 280 g/m2
Surface: Medium-texture, soft
Media Applications:

This 100% cotton, archival paper is ideal for a broad array of printmaking applications. Natural white paper is soft, durable and can withstand being soaked prior to printing. It is ideal for all printmaking techniques including relief, lithography, intaglio and screen print. Medium-textured surface features two deckled edges and is acid free.

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Check out Traci Bautista's video preview of her Bold, Expressive and Unconventional Printmaking Strathmore 2015 Online Workshop for some ideas and inspiration

Friday, May 19, 2017

PRODUCT FEATURE: Speedball Lino Block and Cutters in

Photos from @printenstein_workshop now carry a range of lino blocks and cutters so you can make your own stamp - now, how cool is that?

Watch this video to show how to carve your block for your next block print! 
Learn safety measures to follow, tips on how to properly carve your block.

Click HERE to buy Speedball  lino blocks and cutters from now.

And if you're new and curious about stamp carving and lino block cutting, check out our collaborative STAMP CARVING Workshop with B'Nottee (IG @b.nottee) this 28th May 2017.  Registrations HERE

Photos from @printenstein_workshop

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