This month we are focusing on stories related to the theme of Whole.
The stories of our lives include so many different pieces and threads and chapters. This month we are investigating stories about what it means to be whole.
Initial story ideas for this theme include:
Many stories in our lives are in progress and include a variety of pieces that come together to create a whole story. Tell “part of the story” about something in your life right now.
Who and what do you love with your whole heart?
You are whole as you are right now. Write about your feelings about that statement and any stories that might pop up for you.
NEW THIS MONTH: We are making a change to our Story Kit and Stories By The Month Kit packaging to a more sustainable option which is why you won't see the plastic envelope or plastic pouch included in the kit images below. Kits will be packaged and shipped in an expandable cardboard mailer.
The Story Kit™ includes:
Here's a video overview of the Story Kit™ and Add-On options this month:
The Stamp Set:
Here's a video overview of the Story Stamp:
DIGITAL STORY KIT™ (Included with the STORY CLASS)
Your digital kit and the classroom and any Add-Ons purchased will be available to you on the 15th once your card has been charged for the month.
Here's a look at what's included in the Digital Story Kit™:
And a couple peeks at the layouts I created with the kits this month ( full details, including process videos and how-to handout, are included with subscription):
Love this sample from Kelly Ishmael using this month's Story Stamp:
Again, thanks so much for subscribing and/or considering our Story Subscription program! If you have any questions about this program please let us know below in the comments.
STORIES BY THE MONTH™
Stories By The Month™ kits include 4x6 chipboard, 3x4 and 4x6 cards, a 3x4 stamp, a sticker sheet, and an embellishment (wood veneer, cork, fabric, etc).
Here is a full look at the kit:
And a video overview:
This subscription is a great option for those who are looking to tell more calendar/everyday life sorts of stories.
ADD ON OPTIONS
Add On options are available to all Story Kit™, Story Stamp™, and Stories By The Month™ subscribers (this excludes Digital Story Kit/Story Class subscribers since you don't have any part of your subscription shipped already).
Here's what the 6x8 Heart Stamp looks like when stamped and cut out (it measures about 5 inches wide by 5 inches tall at the widest portion):
Here's a short video of Ali working with this stamp set:
Here are two past project examples using the transparent die cut pie chart (this is a re-release of a past product):
Current and new subscribers can select + purchase Add-On's via your new drop-down menu access under your user name in the top right corner of the site. Depending on product availability subscribers may be able to purchase the Add-On's after the Add-On period has ended and regular shop shipping rates will apply because they will ship separately from the kit.