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Mark Your Calendars For The Great American Scrapbook Convention in Chantilly, VA!
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Great American Scrapbook Conventions to Host
6th Annual Show at Dulles Expo Center
Show Brings Creativity, World Record to Chantilly
What: The 6th Annual Great American Scrapbook Convention
When: Friday, June 22 – Saturday, June 23, 2007
Where: Dulles Expo Convention Center, 4368 Chantilly Center, Chantilly, VA
Friday, June 22 marks the opening of the 6th Annual Great American Scrapbook Convention at the Dulles Expo Convention Center. Expected to attract more than 5,000 scrapbookers from Chantilly and across the country, the show celebrates one of the fastest-growing hobbies in the U.S.
• Workshops taught by scrapbooking pros will introduce both novice and experienced scrapbookers to new techniques, ranging from the ever-popular traditional photo album to innovative cardmaking to the newest trends in digital scrapbooking .
• More than 170 exhibitor booths provide ample opportunity for shopping; vendors will be offering their newest and most popular scrapbooking tools and products.
• Cropping parties end each day with a celebration. Attendees are invited to gather with their supplies and any new techniques they’d like to practice, and take some much-needed time to work on their scrapbooks together with friends. Door prizes add to the festive atmosphere. Plus there’s a special pre-show cropping party on Thursday, June 21st.
This year’s attendees will get to see the World’s Largest Scrapbook, created by SCRAPBOOK ADHESIVES BY 3L™ to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation®. A joyful chronicle of the Make-A-Wish Foundation® and its work granting the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions, the scrapbook consists of 6,338 pages contributed by Make-A-Wish chapters throughout the country.
Workshop descriptions, online registration and more are available at www.GreatAmericanScrapbook.com. Tickets are available online or at the door.
About The Great American Scrapbook Conventions
The Great American Scrapbook Conventions’ parent company is F+W Publications, Inc. Founded in the early 1900s, F+W is a publisher of special-interest magazines and books in a broad variety of consumer enthusiast categories, including: Memory Makers magazine, Family Tree Magazine, Scrapbook Retailer magazine, CNA magazine, The ScrapBook Club, and Memory Makers and North Light Books .