Thursday, June 21, 2012

Upcoming Classes - June 30th

 The Elm Street Crafters Retreat is excited to announce upcoming classes with Jodie from Just Crop.  On Saturday, June 30th, join us for a great day of paper crafting classes.  

The classes for June 30th consist of a "Sweet Shop" flip standing recipe album to show off your favorite dessert recipes, a baby blanket 2 page layout that can be made for a boy or girl (please specify when you reserve your spot), and a great 4 page layout to capture your backyard cookouts.

10:00 am - Standing Recipe flip album - "Sweet Shop" $15.00 - includes everything needed for the project; just add your favorite recipes

 1:00 pm - Backyard Cookout 4 page layout with lots of die cuts and paper piecing - $20.00

 4:00 pm - Baby Blanket 2 page layout - $15.00 includes your choice of ink.

Classes will be 10am, 1pm, and 4pm.  And the Just Crop store will be set up 9am - 5pm with lots of new product that is arriving every day.  $50.00 reserves your spot for the day or pick the class that most interests you.  Please reserve your spot so you can join in on the fun.  Contact Jodie at We hope to see you there!

Monday, April 23, 2012

Elm Street Crafters Retreat at the Great American Scrapbooking Convention in May

Just announced! The Elm Street Crafters Retreat will have a booth at the upcoming Great American Scrapbooking Convention in Arlington, Texas.
The dates are May 31st through June 2nd at the Arlington Convention Center. This will be our first year exhibiting and we are so excited to participate! We have partnered with Jodie from Just Crop! , and she will be selling her fabulous scrapbooking supplies. We hope to see you all there in May!

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

A Tour of our Guest Rooms

Good evening! Jennifer here, Creative Coordinator for the Elm Street Crafters Retreat. I'm here to give you a tour of our guest rooms at the retreat.

This is our guest room number one. It is located downstairs and is connected to our handicap accessible bathroom. It features one full size bed and one twin bed.

Up next is guest room number two, located upstairs. It features two twin beds.

Across the hall from room number two, is room number three. It also features two twin beds.

Up next is room number four. Room four features one twin bed and one full bed.
Room four also has this comfy rocking chair.

Last but not least is room five. It features one twin bed and one full size bed.

The Elm Street Crafters Retreat can accommodate ten guests in our five guest rooms. If you would like more information, please email me at

Monday, March 14, 2011

Upcoming Day Crop

We will be having a day crop this Wednesday, March 16th from 10am to 10pm. Cost is $15 for the day, including drinks and snacks. We only have 4 spots left today, so check out our Facebook event to reserve your spot today!

This is a great way to get some scrapbooking done during your Spring Break! Don't have time to stay and crop? Stop by for a tour!

Friday, February 18, 2011

A great spring craft show is coming to Elm Street Crafters Retreat the end of March. The dates are the 26th and 27th, Saturday and Sunday. It is a two day show and the times are on Saturday from 9:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission is free. If you are interested in exhibiting, please leave a message or contact Penni at 940-453-8572 or Jennifer at 940-368-3563. More details to follow.

Monday, February 7, 2011

A Few Pictures of the House

The house at 820 North Elm in Denton, Texas is over 100 years old! More pictures coming soon of the interior, but here are a few exterior shots. I love the cozy feeling of the house, it makes for a wonderfully relaxing weekend.

Gabi over at From Watson With Love had some very kind words to say about her weekend at the retreat. Thanks so much Gabi, we hope to see you again very soon!

If you have any questions about booking a weekend, please feel free to contact me via email at Have a great week!

Monday, January 31, 2011

We Are Officially Open!

This past weekend, we welcomed our first guests to the Elm Street Crafters Retreat.

We welcomed ladies from the scrapbooking group, Oh Crop!, based out of Frisco, Texas. Some guests arrived early Thursday morning, and others arrived later in the day.

Here is a picture of the crop room

Everyone had a great time, and we hope to see everybody back soon! If you would like information on a weekend at the Elm Street Crafters Retreat, give us a call at 940.453.8572 or email us at Have a great week!