VIP Club – F.A.Q.s

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Creative Scrapbooker’s VIP Club: Creating an interactive online community of inspired and passionate scrapbookers and card makers who love to learn, share and connect. 

What’s included in your Membership:
Exclusive access to the Village of Inspired People Club Facebook group where our community comes together to share and inspire one another with scheduled demos,  classes, crops, and more! Monthly and quarterly memberships are available.
Villagers must be Facebook users to participate in all village activities.

REGISTRATION TIMES ARE LIMITED:  Memberships are based on a calendar month.
This means any registrations received on the 3rd of a given month, start their membership the next month. Example: Registrations received on May 3rd will start their monthly membership on June 1st. Exceptions can be requested if a member wishes to start a bit late and accepts a partial month membership where the fee will not be prorated. This option will be presented when your order is processed.

  • Be a part of an inspirational and supportive community through Facebook chats and shares with people who share your passion and curiosity.
  • The Village Vault:
    A private web page for Villagers, outlining the monthly activities, with exclusive links, will be available to members only on the Creative Scrapbooker Magazine website. The Village Vault is accessible by clicking on www.creativescrapbooker.ca/login and using your email and postal/zip code to access it.
  • Weekly Live and Interactive Demos:
    Technique-rich demos lead by our Creative Scrapbooker Magazine Design Team and special guests. (Live in our private VIP CLUB Facebook group).
  • Weekly Must-Have-Mondays:
    Quick and fun insights from our team, special guests, and members of what we simply MUST HAVE in our craft rooms. (Posted to our private VIP CLUB Facebook group).
  • 1 Fireside Chat with Jackie / month:
    Keeping it real! Get the inside scoop of what’s going on and enjoy some wonderful giggles with the always entertaining Jackie Ludlage – Co-founder and Editor-in-chief of Creative Scrapbooker Magazine! (Live in our private VIP CLUB Facebook group).
  • 1 Crop/Month:
    Meet our team. Make new friends. Let’s scrapbook together. A fun and interactive crop for all our villagers. (Hosted on Zoom for village members only).
  • 1 Exclusive Class/month with an optional kit (available to purchase) and/or shopping list.
    1 class led by an amazing instructor with an optional class kit and/or shopping list that you will be given well in advance to allow for shipping.  (Hosted in our private VIP CLUB Facebook group).
  • The monthly Schedule of events will be shared at the start of each month on the Creative Scrapbooker Magazine website in the Village Vault. (Access allowed to village members only).
  • Monthly Challenge & Monthly Challenge Village:  A new challenge every month. Villagers can load images of the projects to the Monthly Challenge Village Gallery to share, inspire, and for a chance to win prizes!
  • Villager Gallery:  An interactive show and tell gallery. (Posted to our private VIP Club Facebook group).
  • BONUS 1x/month: Printable PDF with Step-by-Step photos and instructions of an exclusive project. (Posted to our private VIP Club Facebook group).
  • BONUS 1x/month: FastForward video of an exclusive project along with product details and step-by-step instructions. (Posted to our private VIP Club Facebook group).
  • Members have a voice! What do you want to learn? Classes and demos will be tailored to the group requests.
  • Everything is saved! If you miss a class or live demo – you can watch it later at a time that is more convenient for you.
  • And there is more… Special guest visits, product reviews, prizes and so much more!


How much does the Creative Scrapbooker VIP Club Membership cost?
Monthly fee: $19.95 CAD
Quarterly fee: $45.00 CAD – Save 25%
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Is the membership in USD or Canadian currency?
The VIP Club membership is in Canadian Dollars.

When can I start my membership?
Memberships are based on a calendar month.
This means any registrations received on the 3rd of a given month, start their membership the next month. Example: Registrations received on May 3rd will start their monthly membership on June 1st. Exceptions can be requested if a member wishes to start a bit late and accepts a partial month membership where the fee will not be prorated.

Where can I find a schedule of events for each month?  Just visit the Village Vault!
A full schedule of events will be posted In the VIP Club Vault: aka “Village Vault”.   To enter the Vault, click on www.creativescrapbooker.ca/login and enter your email address or account number and postal/zip code to access your account details.  If you are an active member, you will see a turquoise button…click that and you are in!

Where does everything happen?
On Facebook and on Zoom!

How do I join Creative Scrapbooker’s VIP CLUB Facebook group?
Once you have purchased your membership, visit our group link www.facebook.com/CreativeScrapbookerVIPCLUB and request access to the group. We will admit you to our group when we confirm your membership is active.

Do I need to be on Facebook to join the classes and watch the demos?
Yes, our Facebook community will be a private group to share ideas and interact with those who share your passion!

What is ZOOM and why do I need it?
Zoom is the platform we are using to host our live monthly crops! You will need to download the FREE Zoom app https://zoom.us and set up your account to join us. We will email you the Zoom invitation (which includes a direct link) for each monthly CROP.

When there is a  kit available or a shopping list provided for an upcoming class – how do I order it?
For upcoming classes that offer kits and/or identify a shopping list, we will provide the link for you to order the kit and/or materials in advance of the presentation. We will be sure to give you enough lead time to order and receive your materials. You will find class information in our Village Vault and in our Facebook group.

Can I see Class videos that were released prior to my membership start date?
If you are an active member, you will have access to the Facebook Group where the videos will be archived.

How do I manage my VIP Club Membership?
You can update your VIP Club membership by going to www.creativescrapbooker.ca/login. Enter your email address or account number and postal/zip code to access your account details.  This is also how you access the VIP Club Vault. You may cancel your membership at any time and enjoy the benefits until the end of your current cycle.

Will I be able to access the private CSM VIP Club Facebook Group when my membership expires?
Monthly memberships expire on the last day of each month. You will be removed from our private Facebook Group and lose access to the Village Vault if you do not renew before the end of the month or on the 1st or 2nd day of the new month. If you are set up to auto-renew, you do not need to worry about this.

How does the Auto-renewal process work?
With the auto-renewal, your card will be charged 3 days prior to the end of the monthly plan, or 3 days prior to the end of your quarterly plan. You may cancel your membership at any time and enjoy the benefits until the end of your current cycle.

What if I did not sign up to auto-renew?
We will send you an email renewal notice a few days before your membership is set to expire with a link to renew.

Refunds:
There are no refunds. You may cancel your membership at any time and enjoy the benefits until the end of your current cycle. You can update your VIP Club membership by going to www.creativescrapbooker.ca/login.

How do I cancel my membership?
You can update your VIP Club membership by going to www.creativescrapbooker.ca/login.  Uncheck the “Auto-Renew this subscription” button.  If you decide to stop the auto-renewal of your membership, your membership will remain active through the end of your current monthly billing cycle (or quarterly billing cycle, depending on how you signed up).  With the auto-renew button unchecked, you will no longer be charged for the upcoming billing cycle and will lose access to our Facebook group and Village Vault once your current plan expires.

What happens when I restart the membership?
When you restart your membership, you will regain access to the Facebook Group and Village Vault and have access to all the joys of this inspiring community.

When will my credit card be charged if I signed up to auto-renew my VIP Club Membership?
With the auto-renewal, your card will be charged 3 days prior to the end of the monthly plan, or 3 days prior to the end of your quarterly plan. You may cancel your membership at any time and enjoy the benefits until the end of your current cycle.

What types of payments do you take?
We currently accept Visa, Mastercard and Amex. This includes pre-paid credit cards.

Do you accept PayPal?
At this time, we are unable to accept PayPal as a payment method

Will you be offering additional features in the future?
Absolutely! We are always planning new features and will be sharing updates as they are created!

If you have any further questions, please send an email to membership@creativescrapbooker.ca or call our office at 403.809.4888

We look forward to meeting you in our Village of Inspired People!