to Cal Summers Workshops, the home of minibook making, scrapbooking, and craft retreats
Online Classes


Come and join in the "Paper Scissors Story" group on FB to make papercrafts projects along with me - we get together every Wednesday at 7.30pm GMT to make minibooks and related accessories as well as have lots of fun and chat.


Classes are free and will be saved in the group if you can't get along at the designated time, so don't worry if you miss class - you can easily catch up! Join here


  • Bloom Street 2 with Wonder papers

  • Stamperia Vagabond Book

  • #6x6Sunday - New Moon

  • Stamperia House of Roses

NEW! Join The Scrap Lab Group for scrapbooking and home decor classes!

Current Classes
Class Updates - Corona Virus
Well this is a pretty kettle of fish isn't it? Until further notice face to face classes are cancelled but lots and lots going on online - watch this space for more details!
Crop Central
Crop Central - Corona Virus
No more Crop Central until 2021 - not what we want at all! Watch this space for new year info when we hope you will be able to join us for more crafting and scrapbooking!

BRAND NEW - #6x6Sunday - minibook classes to use our 6x6 paper pads or make books of 6 x6 inches or below. Our next class on 6th June May uses P13 New Moon papers and a purely tied binding system - find kits here 

We will be continuing our free classes online - please look at our FB page for further info or join the Paper Scissors Story group for crafting every Wednesday at 7.30pm

Join me in the Crafting Together with All Brands FB Group every Friday at 7.30pm where we will be making the Color Study Gatefold Album

Watch out for more info on 2021 Retreats - we have a great new venues for International Scrapbook Day and Super Sweet - check out more info here 
Latest News
Great news! Because of popular demand The Scrap Lab now ships worldwide! Cost depends upon weight of parcel and is classed as small - up to 1kg, medium, up to 2kg (most of the Paper Scissors Story kits will fall into this category) and large - over 2kg. Shipping is charged at cost and if your parcel weighs over 2kg we will contact you with further shipping and cost options. If your country is not listed or you wish to discuss shipping please contact us. 

PLEASE NOTE we have just updated our Shipping Policy - please take a look here

So many retreats to look forward to in 2021 - which will you choose?
October 2021 Super Sweet - Hatherton, Cannock - at Oak Farm Hotel
October 2021 Crafting After Dark - Warwickshire
Nov/Dec 2021 International Scrapbook Day Retreat at The Moat House Hotel near Stafford

New for 2022 - Lake District

Please ask for details!
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