Dear Local Club Presidents,

Hello from the Keepsake Village! We’ll be celebrating our 50th anniversary with some very special in-store artist events featuring exciting giveaways and raffle prizes. Plus, Keepsake Ornament Club members are invited to an exclusive artist event on 7/14.  We are so excited to share with you our Keepsake 50th Anniversary Celebration event dates, cities where the in-store parties will be held, and artists attending each party.

Mark your calendars and be sure to save these dates!

  • KOC-exclusive Artist Signing (the night before)– July 14 (Friday)
  • 50th Anniversary Celebrations in 10 cities across the country– July 15 (Saturday)

Event Details

  • Dates:
    • Keepsakes’ 50th Anniversary In-store Artist Signing (KOC members only): 7/14/2023 (the night before)
      • Not a member?  Click here for information on how to join.
    • Keepsakes’ 50th Anniversary In-store Artist Event (open to the general public): 7/15/2023
  • Time: details coming soon!
  • Locations and artist assignments:

Norman’s Hallmark Shop
Christiana Center
320 Center Blvd
Newark, DE 19702-3227
(302) 499-3002
Artists: Joanne Wright, Emma Leturgez-Smith, & Tim Bishop

Holly’s Hallmark Shop
Caste Village Shops
545 Caste Vlg Ste B
Pittsburgh, PA 15236-5521
(412) 882-2227
Artists: Terri Steiger & Allie Robillard

Jan’s Hallmark Shops
Green Mount Crossing
3610 Green Mount Crossing Dr
Shiloh, IL 62269-7285
(618) 206-2335
Artists: Kris Gaughran, Sheyda Abvabi Best, & Tim Bodendistel

Little Green Apple
Geneva Commons
510 Commons Dr
Geneva, IL 60134-2517
(630) 262-8578
Artists: Debra Nielsen & Gregor Benedetti

Gretchen’s Hallmark Shop
Mansell Crossing
7331 N Point Pkwy
Alpharetta, GA 30022-8254
(770) 643-0701
Artists: Tammy Haddix, Iman Zadrozny, & Simone Mariano

Trudy’s Hallmark Shop
Creekwalk Village
1001 W 15Th St
Plano, TX 75075-8830
(972) 633-5609
Artist: Anita Marra Rogers & Robert Hurlburt

Amy’s Hallmark Shop
Northpark Plaza
10355 Federal Blvd Unit C
Northglenn, CO 80260-7448
(303) 465-0500
Artist: Tracy Larsen & Jake Angell

Karen’s Hallmark Shop
Grand Village Center
14515 W Grand Ave Ste 120
Surprise, AZ 85374-7195
(623) 975-0044
Artist: Sharon Visker & Rodney Gentry

Allie’s Hallmark Shop
Canyon Crest Town Center
5225 Canyon Crest Dr Ste 68
Riverside, CA 92507-6321
(951) 781-8401
Artists: Orville Wilson & Matt Johnson

Cindy’s Hallmark Shop
Hedges Green Shopping Center
8705 Sw Tualatin Sherwood Rd
Tualatin, OR 97062-7529
(503) 691-0261
Artist: Nina Aubé & Nello Williams
  • Artist signing opportunity:  7/14/2023
    • Available to 2023 enrolled KOC members only
    • Signatures available for:
      • Any ornament created by on-site artist and purchased that day
        • On-site artists vary by location (subject to change)
      • Any two member collection ornaments (ornaments previously purchased and brought along to the event for signature)
        • Hallmark is not responsible for ornaments damaged during the artist signing process.
  • Prizes:
    • 7/14/2023: one person per store will win their Ornament Premiere Wish List
      • Value: up to $250 (Wish Lists exceeding $250 will be subject to Hallmark selection)
      • Winner must be present to win
      • Must be a 2023 KOC member
    • 7/15/2023:
      • The first 50 guests in line will receive a goodie bag including a Keepsake ornament
        • Ornament selections may vary by location (unable to be exchanged)
        • Only one goodie bag per attendee
      • Raffles throughout the event
        • Prizes may vary by location
  • Live streaming option:
    • Date:  7/15/2023 from one of the locations
    • Where to view:  Keepsakes Facebook and Instagram
    • Prizes:  available during the event via live stream
    • Time:  coming soon
  • Additional details:
    • A dinner with the artists will not be offered.
    • Hotel room blocks will not be offered.

More details will be coming your way soon