We look forward to welcoming you to Crop & Create Cornwall 2017 and on behalf of the whole team, WE ARE SO EXCITED to see you (and see some of you again!) at this special one-of-a-kind event! As you may have some questions, we thought we would provide some additional helpful information for you to consider as you are getting ready.
BEFORE YOU REGISTER
What is included in the cost of the event?
The crop area will have a 5 ft rectangular table for each person! Also included is a delicious dessert buffet on Friday and Saturday evening along with some special treats throughout the event too! On Friday and Saturday evening we will have select free make n’ takes for everyone and a meet and greet with the teachers. Did we mention there will also be an amazing goody bag “kit” for you to take home? A beautiful exclusive KIT designed just for our attendees! And did we mention lots of prizes? And lots more prizes? Our sponsors ARE amazing!
What does the event schedule look like?
Click here to see the exciting things lined up for you!
What food is included at the event?
Both Friday and Saturday evening we will have an exquisite dessert buffet filled with pastries, chocolate, fruit, tea/coffee and more for all guests. There is a meal plan included for guests who are registered to stay overnight at the NAV Centre. For those attendees not staying overnight, you can make arrangements for a food plan directly with the NAV Centre or pay as you go in the on-site restaurants.
Friday night fun
Don’t forget to join us at 9:30 p.m. on Friday evening for a sweet treats dessert buffet AND a teacher meet n’ greet/make n’ take session! Sponsors for make n’ takes include Heidi Swapp, American Crafts, Doodlebug Designs, Ranger, Simple Stories, and more! Be sure to pull up a chair, enjoy some goodies and have some fun with us!
Who can attend the event? (age requirements)
We ask that no children under 16 be registered or attend this event.
Is the event accessible for those with special needs?
Absolutely! We chose the NAV Centre for that purpose. The main crop area, classrooms, and hotel rooms are all wheelchair accessible and we will make every effort to deal with any special dietary requirements.
How do I register for the event?
Registration opens at 8 PM EST on May 12th. Past attendees to ANY Crop & Create event can register on Alumni evening at 8 PM EST on May 11th. Just click here to register. It’s fast and easy! A confirmation email will be sent to you within 5 business days of registration.
What form of payments do you accept?
All payments will be made through Paypal which is a safe and secure payment portal. If you would like to send a cheque you are welcome to do so, however, we cannot confirm registration at the event or for any classes until the cheque has cleared.
Cheques can be sent to:
Scrapbook & Cards Today Inc.
139 Church Street,
What is your cancellation policy?
While we cannot offer refunds, you are welcome to make arrangements to give your space to a friend! Please just let us know at least 72 hours before the event opens.
If there is a waiting list and you can no longer attend, there will be a $25 administration fee for us to find a replacement attendee from the waiting list. We cannot guarantee we will be able to find a replacement.
How many people will be in each class?
Each class will hold 40-44 students.
Who is running the classes?
Click here for class descriptions and teachers. Each teacher will have an assistant to ensure any student’s questions can be addressed.
** There will be a limit of one class taught by Heidi Swapp per person until everyone has had a chance to submit their classes. **
AFTER YOU HAVE REGISTERED
I have registered for the event. What happens now?
After you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email within 5 business days from Jen, our Director of Customer Happiness. Be sure to review this email as it will include confirmation of the classes you have signed up for as well as a few questions that we require responses to.
I would like to sit with my friends. How do I arrange that?
We ask that all seating requests be emailed to email@example.com by August 1st and we will place you all together to the best of our ability! We will try to have a few small tables around the room to place any equipment that might require electricity. We cannot run extension cords to tables. If you need additional lighting, please be sure to bring a battery operated light.
I have allergies. Can I get a special meal?
If you have any dietary restrictions please send us an email by August 1st at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will try to accommodate any special requests!
What supplies are provided? What should I bring?
The class supply lists can be found on the class information pages along with the sneak peeks. If you need additional clarification, please don’t hesitate to let us know!
What hotel accommodations are available for the event?
We have secured a certain number of discounted rooms at the NAV Centre for those who wish to stay on the event premises and the NAV Centre has provided us with amazing rates as follows:
Standard Guest room (one double bed) – prices to do not include 5% gratuity
$155.75 Single Occupancy per night plus tax
$226.50 Double Occupancy per night plus tax
Junior Suite: (2 Queen sized beds) (prices do not include 5% gratuity)
$185.75 Single Occupancy per night plus tax
$256.50 Double Occupancy per night plus tax
$337.25 Triple Occupancy per night plus tax
$418.00 Quadruple Occupancy per night plus tax
For more information on the amenities in each room, click here.
If you are not staying at the hotel and do not wish to purchase a meal plan from the NAV Centre, you can certainly eat in the restaurants onsite and just pay as you go.
Click this link to book your hotel accommodations.
If you wish to call directly to book instead of using our web link, please call the NAV Centre and mention the Group Code: NST18006.
AT THE EVENT
Parking & Directions
Information regarding parking and directions to the NAV Centre can be found here. Parking for guests joining us for Crop & Create Cornwall is complimentary. Please note, you will need to register your car at the front desk when you arrive.
How do I register once I arrive at the event?
Registration will open at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, however, we may not be able to access the room until 5:00 p.m. due to another function in the space! We will have a very smooth and quick registration process! Short opening announcements will be at 5:30 p.m. We will have a full team introduction at 9:30 pm Friday before we break for our dessert buffet!
When you register at the event (and pick up your fabulous “goody” bag!) you will be provided with a lanyard with your name and class information on it. Please be sure to wear it at all times when entering/exiting the crop and also when you attend each class. If you have a lanyard from a past event, please feel free to use that one again!
On Site Stores
We are excited to have the amazing the local store Auntie Em’s joining us at the event in addition to My Stamping Studio from Nova Scotia! Each store will have an incredible selection of products and fun things planned for you!
Get ready to have many laughs in our Crop & Create Photo Booth! If you have not see the fun pictures, be sure to “like” Crop & Create on facebook and see the good times we have in there. Be sure to bring your cameras to record all the memories!
As we don’t have a liquor license, we would ask that you not bring any alcohol to either the classrooms or the crop area. The NAV Centre has two restaurants and a lounge for dining and drinks. Please note we are not permitted to bring outside food into the main crop ballroom for liability/insurance reasons.
Any further questions?
If you have any additional questions, please contact us anytime at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (416) 855-9637. We are only too happy to help! See you in at Crop & Create Cornwall 2017!