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Runaway offers scrapbooking, rubber stamp and papercrafting supplies for sale to Salem, Oregon’s creative spirits!

Welcome to Runaway Art & Craft Studio, LLC. We are the newest addition to the creative scene in downtown Salem, Oregon, offering both supplies for and instruction in papercrafting, memory arts, scrapbooking and related creative activities.We offer a full range of supplies for retail sale, including inks, papers, art stamps, diecuts, stencils, ribbons, markers and a wide variety of embellishments and other creative bits to make your own creative work complete.Our courses provide opportunities for first-time crafters to learn the basics and for experienced crafters to add to their creative toolkits. Owner Christy Wood and our other excellent instructors love to share their experience with others who love the creative arts — as well as to learn from the creative insights of their students.The store is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday thru Saturday, and from 11 a.m to 5 p.m Sundays. 

  • Give “Runaway to Play” a Try — 1st & 3rd Fridays - Having a hard time getting your creative juices flowing? Want to steal an idea or two from other crafters? Just interested in having a good time with others while they work on their projects? Or just need a bit of time away from the other distractions in your life? Those are all good reasons to […]
  • Two-Week Anniversary Sales Event! - Edgar Allan Crow and the rest of the Runaway Gang invite you to join them for 5 Days to Celebrate the Past 5 Years PLUS 5 More to Celebrate the Next 5 Years! That’s two full weeks of anniversary sale pricing! Wednesday, July 4 thru Sunday, July 15 30% off all re-inkers (entire time) 50% […]
  • Check out all we have to offer! - If you haven’t been to Runaway lately, you really don’t know everything we have to offer. Owner Christy Wood has been busy bringing in new lines of stamps and dies, markers, pens, papers, stencils, pencils, paints, and much more! Come in and check us out — you won’t be disappointed! And to make room we’ve got […]
  • May’s Cardmaking Classes at Runaway — Lots to choose from! - Your cardmaking class choices at Runaway begin the first weekend of May and run right through the last day of the month! Take any or all of these classes for just $25 each. Just sign up by calling Runaway at 503-881-6270 or by e-mail at First off is Authentique® Spring Cards with Yvonne on Saturday, […]
  • A word about classes — Dina Wakley, Kendra Krebs, Marianne Walker and more! - Edgar Allan Crow and the Runaway gang wanted to make sure you had some info about our upcoming classes. First, we still have room in Dina Wakley’s first class when she comes June 8 & 9 — and the waiting lists for the other two aren’t all that long (and we’re looking at ways to […]
  • John Creighton Petersen comes to Runaway once again April 6-8! - John Creighton Petersen comes to Runaway once again April 6-8! John is bringing his unique talents back to Runaway with a new set of classes. He will be here from April 6-8, and he’ll be offering three classes, each of which provides its own unique flair! Mixed Media Resin Jewelry with John Creighton Petersen Friday, […]
  • Runaway has loads of new inventory — come check it out! - If you haven’t been to visit Runaway in the past few weeks (or even in the past few days), you’ll want to know that owner Christy Wood’s time at the Creativation Trade Show was definitely time well spent. “I bought four times as much as I did last year,” she said as she and her […]
  • Runaway celebrates Copic markers with special guest Marianne Walker on February 8 - Come join special guest and “Copic Markers Wonder” Marianne Walker. Check out our new “tower of Copics,” including our new line of Copic Ciao markers, as well as plenty of Sketch and Various Ink markers. Catch a fun demonstration by Marianne, take advantage of our special celebration specials — and maybe even win a prize! […]
  • Christy’s Workshop Helps You Get an Extra Jump on “Creative JumpStart” - Just wanted to remind you again about the opportunity to join “Creative JumpStart” — a series of mixed media instructional videos by different artists — and take a special Runaway workshop to get the most out of the opportunity! When Nathalie Kalbach was here in December, she told us about Creative JumpStart, a series of […]
  • “Don’t Make Us Count It!” — Pre-inventory sale thru Sunday, Dec 31 - Edgar sez…        Pre-inventory sale thru Sunday, Dec 31 20% off     *  discounted stamps and dies in small room (taken off of marked discount)                           *  Art Advantage paints and medium (excluding white gesso and gloss gel) 25% off   *  Stencils                           *  Ribbon                           *  Stampers Anonymous Stamps 30% off   *  handmade paper                           […]