busyweekends

Busy Weekends

Virginia, United States · 318 Sales

busyweekends

Busy Weekends

Virginia, United States 318 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars
(124)
Shop owner

Michelle

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Michelle

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Michelle

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5 out of 5 stars
(124)
annemail09

annemail09 on Aug 10, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Cards ,envelopes,stickers , stamps, Mail tags, stationary, an address book, an ink pen and a 12 month writing Challenge!

chenigan

chenigan on Jul 18, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Interesting little Zines, fun to read!

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Updates

sometimes you are assembling zines and you end up with two extra pages that don't equal one piece of paper and you have no idea how because all the zines are complete.

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Newest installment of the Creativity for Introverts zine series focused on natural reactions and chosen responses to uncomfortable situations! 10 color copies, then onto black & white (as usual).
Zine restock! Creativity for Introverts Issues 1-3 back in the shop.

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About

Busy Weekends: Love Notes

My shop started with the concept of spreading creativity and sharing my stories, something I have been doing on my blog for quite a long time. http://busyweekends.com

I'm a correspondent and a mail artist and I wanted to make a place where I could share my love of letters and encourage others to write! Seasonally, you might find holiday-specific mail art items for sale and the rest of the time I might offer envelope packs and kits designed for making your mail (and other paper craft) beautiful.

I thrive on encouraging the creative bug in others, not just by example but through inspiration. You will find creative kits in my shop that are designed to help you find inspiration in new ways. They're perfect if you know you want to create but you don't know where to start-- or if you're just looking for new tools and supplies!

Kits might also be a part of my Busy Badges project (visit http://busyweekends.com/badges for more information); you do not need to participate in Busy Badges to buy a kit. They're valuable all on their own, too!

In addition, I also write zines and create mixed media art, which will be available for purchase as supplies last! This is the home of Creativity for Introverts, a self-care zine series addressing different energy levels in creatives. If you would like an issue that you don't see listed, contact me directly! michelle [!at] busyweekends.com

Thank you for visiting, please don't hesitate to get in touch!

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    Owner, Lieutenant General

    I am an advocate of changing the way you express yourself as often as you need to.

Shop policies

Last updated on March 19, 2016
Thank you for your interest in Busy Weekends! This shop is part of my creative story, and I am thankful that you are interested in making my art a part of yours.

Whether the theme is creativity, pick-me-up, or otherwise, I am always excited to dive in and see what I can create. I hope that you will find the items you purchase to be useful and fun!

I've fallen in love with the world of zines, so you will also find them for sale here. Busy Weekends is the home of the Letters to My Therapist perzine series (http://zinewiki.com/Letters_to_My_Therapist) and Creativity for Introverts. I will continue to find ways to share my story and help you to improve yours.

If you have any questions/suggestions, please feel free to message me on Etsy or email michelle [!at] busyweekends.com. Have a wonderfully creative day!

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
  • Other Method
Payment
I accept payments via PayPal or Etsy's Direct Checkout payment method. If you need to order by personal check or well-concealed cash, please send me a message and we can arrange this.
Shipping
Orders are shipped within 1-3 days, unless otherwise noted. If you are ordering a custom made item, please keep in mind that it might take up to two weeks before the order is sent.

You will receive a notification from Etsy when your order has shipped. Please feel free to get in touch if it has been more than 2 weeks (or a month for international orders) and you have not yet received your items.

By default, I use the cheapest shipping method to keep shipping prices down. If you would like to add tracking, express delivery, insurance, or other features, please message me before you submit your order.
Refunds and Exchanges
Refunds and exchanges are absolutely available on all zines. Due to the number of details, small items, and effort that goes into creating them, refunds and exchanges are only available on unopened kits. Please be aware that you will need to return the product to receive a refund.

If you have not received your order and it has been 2 (US) to 4 (International) weeks, please send me a message on Etsy or email michelle [!at] busyweekends.com. I would like to be accommodating as possible. If zines are out of print it will take at minimum five days to refill/resend. Thank you for your understanding!
Additional policies and FAQs
Discounts are available if you are interested in buying in bulk. I am also interested in distro'ing any of my in-print zines. Please get in touch via messaging on Etsy or by emailing michelle [!at] busyweekends.com with details.

Thank you for shopping with Busy Weekends!

If you are a fan of video games or comic books, please also visit the shop I run with my boyfriend -- http://mogagoods.etsy.com