Sunday, December 4, 2011

It's a Merry Mobile Christmas, with Hazel


 
These three delightful, traditional mobiles make great Christmas decorations. They may also double as a gift card. Each one has its own "to:" "from:" tag.
 
If you would like to make these mobiles in December please contact the store to arrange a time suitable for you.
 
Cost:   $15.00

ABC's of Scrapbooking with Hazel



For those of you who want to get started, this class covers some of the good basic techniques required. During this class you'll create a 2 page spread using these basics. Bring 8 to 10 photos of one event or subject.
 
Date:  Thursday, December 8, 2011
 
Time:  6:30 - 9:30 pm 
                           
Cost:    $20.00

ABC's of Cricut with Hazel


Has your new Cricut got you a little bewildered, not sure where to begin? Spend 2 to 3 hours with Hazel to familiarize yourself with the various possibilities that this great tool offers.

Date:   Monday, December 12, 2011


Time:  6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost:   $20.00

December 2 Page Spread of the Month, with Hazel



Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow!
This black & white layout will adapt to any of your Christmas or snow pictures with ease.  When you register for this class please indicate whether you want the penguins or the snowman figure.  You may also choose an alternate stamp, ie: "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays".

Please note: If the date below doesn't suit you may contact the store for an alternate date.

Date:   Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Time:   6:30 - 9:00 PM

Cost:   $20.00



DEF's of Scrapbooking, with Hazel




You now have the ABC's under your belt, but there's a whole confusing world of scrapbooking out there. What do I do now??? Take the DEF's of scrapbooking with Hazel and learn about the various embellishments, color choices and photo arrangements. This is a class to inspire you. Bring a note book, pen and your camera.

Date:   Thursday, December 15, 2011

Time:   6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost:    $20.00

Friday, December 2, 2011

Timspirational 12 Tags of Christmas Pt. 3, with Maresa

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Every year customers ask me to do 12 Tags, "like Tim does!" Every year I say, "Why mess with a good thing!" This year Memories and More is celebrating All Things Tim with a series of tag classes that recreate, as faithfully as we can in a class setting, a selection of 12 tags spanning four years of 12 Tags of Christmas.

The classes will be covering a myriad of Tim's products and a slew of techniques on how to use them in new and innovative ways. To help you start [continue?] your collection of All Things Tim, Memories and More will be offering class participants a 20% discount on Tim products. In addition to the fabulous selection of stock we already have on hand, you will be able to special order product, and put your name down to pre-order the new releases.

So if you are one of the masses that has always wanted to make tags just like Tim, but don't have all the stuff and things needed to do it, here is your chance. Take one class, or take them all!

Class #1 - 4 tags
Date: Saturday October 22, 2011 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. OR
Friday October 28, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: $25.00


Class #2 - 4 tags

Date: Thursday November 17, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
REGISTRATION CLOSES TUESDAY NOVEMBER 15th at 5:30 p.m.
Cost: $25.00
or
Friday November 25, 2011 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
ONLY ONE SPACE LEFT
Cost: $25.00


Class #3 - 4 Tags
ONE DATE ONLY!

Date: Sunday December 4, 2011
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
ONLY TWO SPACES LEFT
Cost: $25.00

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit
- glue dots
- pop dots
- double sided Be Creative tape
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Stickles, a clear variety like Rock Candy, Crystal, Star Dust etc.
- Glossy Accents
- Ink blending tool[s]
- 11 - 12 blending foams
- baby wipes and paper towel, we will be getting inky! [and latex gloves if you want to save your manicure]

Recommended to bring: [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.]

- Tim Holtz Distress Inks: Antique Linen, Pine Needles, Fired Brick, Walnut Stain, Broken China, Vintage Photo, Faded Jeans, Aged Mahogany, Peeled Pain, Stormy Sky, Pumice Stone
- Black dye pad
- non-stick craft mat
- embossing gun w/ extension cord
- hot glue gun
- a tile or glass mat [for use with embossing gun]
- Liquid Pearls, Bisque and White Opal
- paper piercer or a craft pick
- Adirondack Paint Dabber, Snow Cap
- 2 - 3 felt pads for ink blending tool

Monday, November 28, 2011

Last Minute Christmas Cards, with Annette





Panic NOT! These cards will help you through the last minutes before the day.
Card 1 will feature bottle caps; Card 2, frosted panels and the 3rd will be a gift card holder for a special friend using the beautiful Bo Bunny paper. We will make 2 of each of the cards for a total of 6 cards.

Dates and Times:
Wednesday, December 7, 2010 10 am – 1 pm
Sunday, December 11, 2010 10 am – 1 pm
Cost: $25.00

Supplies:
(I find that I am using Glossy Accents much more so you might like to add this item to your basic kit.)
Basic Kit
Glitter Mag and soft brush
Glossy Accents
(I think that the Glossy Accents may not dry before you leave so please bring along a small, flat container to take these items home where you can finish these two cards.)

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

12 Cards of Christmas, Week Three, with Gina, Maresa, Bonnie and Charmagne


video


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Memories and More is pleased to offer you a quick and easy way to kick off your Christmas card-making season.

Join us in November as Gina, Maresa, Bonnie and Charmagne debut a series of three kits, totaling twelve beautiful cards, that we laughingly call Instructor in a Bag. Starting November 1st, continuing November 25th and finishing November 29th we will release three kits, each kit consisting of four cards.

Each kit features a different paper line, and we have coordinated stamps, Nesties and embellishments to match. Each instructor has made one card per kit, so you will get four completely different takes on the materials used. The kits will contain all the paper pieces, pre-stamped/embossed images, die cuts etc. that you need to make the cards, so all you need to do is assemble. You will also receive a tutorial for each card, complete with photos, the "recipe" and a list of the supplies used in that particular card.

As an token of appreciation, anybody purchasing all three kits will receive a coupon. This is a one time coupon worth 20% off your entire purchase, to be used at Memories and More, and will be valid until December 24, 2011. [Sale items are excluded from this offer.]

Date: Kit #1 will be available for pick up, or mailing, on Tuesday November 1, 2011
Deadline for ordering kits is 5:30 p.m. on Saturday October 29, 2
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Cost: $20.00 per kit


Kit #2 will be available for pick up, or mailing, on Tuesday November 15, 2011
Deadline for ordering kits is 5:30 p.m. on Saturday November 12, 2011
Cost: $20.00 per kit


This kit will be available for mail order, for a small fee of $2.50 per kit


Kit #3 will be available for pick up, or mailing, on Tuesday November 29, 2011
Deadline for ordering kits is 5:30 p.m. on Saturday November 26, 2011
Cost: $20.00 per kit

Supplies Needed:

- Basic tool kit
- pop dots
- mini glue dots
- Tim Holtz Distress inks Frayed Burlap and Barn Door
- ink blending tool & non-stick craft sheet is recommended
- any adhesive that dries clear, such as Mono Multi

Sunday, November 13, 2011

ELVES MAKE 12, with Bonnie





It’s back! This popular class will jump start your Christmas card making. These elegant cards of soft blues and silvers and TPC Studio’s beautiful Winter Whites paper line will put you in the Christmas spirit. You will assemble two of each of six different cards for a total of twelve cards.

No muss, no fuss; all the cutting and embossing is done for you. Envelopes are included as well.
Come and enjoy a relaxing time with good company, good fun and of course good cookies too! These classes fill up fast! See you there!

Dates:
Tuesday, November 29th, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Thursday, December 1rst 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (full)
Tuesday, December 6th, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm *another dated added

Cost:
$32.00

Supply List:
  • scissors
  • tweezers
  • wet & dry adhesives
  • pop dots - small & medium
  • glue dots
  • clear star gel pen (if you have one)

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

12 Cards of Christmas, Week Two, with Memories & More

video





Click on image to enlarge


Memories and More is pleased to offer you a quick and easy way to kick off your Christmas card-making season.

Join us in November as Gina, Maresa, Bonnie and Charmagne debut a series of three kits, totaling twelve beautiful cards, that we laughingly call Instructor in a Bag. Starting November 1st, continuing November 25th and finishing November 29th we will release three kits, each kit consisting of four cards.

Each kit features a different paper line, and we have coordinated stamps, Nesties and embellishments to match. Each instructor has made one card per kit, so you will get four completely different takes on the materials used. The kits will contain all the paper pieces, pre-stamped/embossed images, die cuts etc. that you need to make the cards, so all you need to do is assemble. You will also receive a tutorial for each card, complete with photos, the "recipe" and a list of the supplies used in that particular card.

As an token of appreciation, anybody purchasing all three kits will receive a coupon. This is a one time coupon worth 20% off your entire purchase, to be used at Memories and More, and will be valid until December 24, 2011. [Sale items are excluded from this offer.]

All three kits will be available for mail order, for a small fee of $2.50 per kit

Date: Kit #1 will be available for pick up, or mailing, on Tuesday November 1, 2011
Deadline for ordering kits is 5:30 p.m. on Saturday October 29, 2011
Cost: $20.00 per kit



Kit #2 will be available for pick up, or mailing, on Tuesday November 15, 2011
Deadline for ordering kits is 5:30 p.m. on Saturday November 12, 2011
Cost: $20.00 per kit

Stay tuned for the full reveal of the cards, for Kit #3, on November 15th!
Kit #3 will be available for pick up, or mailing, on Tuesday November 29, 2011
Deadline for ordering kits is 5:30 p.m. on Saturday November 26, 2011
Cost: $20.00 per kit

Supplies Needed:

- Basic tool kit
- pop dots
- mini glue dots
- sanding sponge or block
- Tim Holtz Distress inks Brushed Corduroy & Barn Door
- ink blending tool & non-stick craft sheet is recommended
- Stickles, any "clear" colour

Timspirational 12 Tags of Christmas Pt. 2, with Maresa

Click on image to enlarge

Every year customers ask me to do 12 Tags, "like Tim does!" Every year I say, "Why mess with a good thing!" This year Memories and More is celebrating All Things Tim with a series of tag classes that recreate, as faithfully as we can in a class setting, a selection of 12 tags spanning four years of 12 Tags of Christmas.

The classes will be covering a myriad of Tim's products and a slew of techniques on how to use them in new and innovative ways. To help you start [continue?] your collection of All Things Tim, Memories and More will be offering class participants a 20% discount on Tim products. In addition to the fabulous selection of stock we already have on hand, you will be able to special order product, and put your name down to pre-order the new releases.

So if you are one of the masses that has always wanted to make tags just like Tim, but don't have all the stuff and things needed to do it, here is your chance. Take one class, or take them all!

Class #1 - 4 tags
Date: Saturday October 22, 2011 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. OR
Friday October 28, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: $25.00


Class #2 - 4 tags

Date: Thursday November 17, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
REGISTRATION CLOSES TUESDAY NOVEMBER 15th at 5:30 p.m.

Cost: $25.00
or
Friday November 25, 2011 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
ONLY ONE SPACE LEFT
Cost: $25.00

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit
- glue dots
- pop dots
- double sided Be Creative tape
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Stickles, a clear variety like Rock Candy, Crystal, Star Dust etc.
- Glossy Accents
- Ink blending tool[s]
- 10 - 12 blending foams
- an old tooth brush
- a small tipped paint brush
- baby wipes and paper towel, we will be getting inky! [and latex gloves if you want to save your manicure]

Recommended to bring: [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.]

- Tim Holtz Distress Inks: Weathered Wood, Tumbled Glass, Forest Moss, Vintage Photo, Walnut Stain, Fired Brick, Frayed Burlap, Faded Jeans, Broken China, Aged Mahogany, Antique Linen
- Black dye pad
- non-stick craft mat
- embossing gun w/ extension cord
- a tile or glass mat [for use with embossing gun]
- StazOn Cotton White
- Stickles, red and green
- bone folder
- paper piercer or a craft pick
- Adirondack Metallic Paint Dabber, Gold
- 2 - 3 felt pads for ink blending tool

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Create a Calendar or Merry Christmas Mobiles, with Hazel

The following classes are being offered on request. If interested please inquire at Memories & More.


Create a Calendar (8"x8") with Hazel






8x8 create-a-calendar class. Learn some basic scrapbooking techniques and leave with a terrific, personalized calender for 2012. It will enhance your room or make a unique gift for someone special. Bring one or two photos for each month seasonally or match the monthly holiday. (See the sample calendar at the store for ideas.)
Note: Please bring your scrapbooking tools, adhesives, etc. if you have any.
Cost: $75.00 (includes calendar)
It's a Merry Mobile Christmas with Hazel

These three delightful, traditional mobiles make great Christmas decorations. They may also double as a gift card. Each one has it's own "to:" "from:" tag. If you'd like to make these but this early date doesn't suit you, watch for a later date at the store or on these posts.
Cost: $15.00

DEF's of Scrapbooking, with Hazel


You now have the ABC's under your belt, but there's a whole confusing world of scrapbooking out there. What do I do now???

Take the DEF's of scrapbooking with Hazel and learn about the various embellishments, color choices and photo arrangements. This is a class to inspire you.

Bring a note book, pen and your camera.
Date: Monday, November 14, 2011

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost: $20.00

ABC's of Scrapbooking, with Hazel


For those of you who want to get started, this class covers some of the good basic techniques required. During this class you'll create a 2 page spread using these basics. Bring 8 to 10 photos of one event or subject.
Dates & Times
: Thursday, November 17, 2011, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: $20.00

ABC's of Cricut, with Hazel

Has your new Cricut got you a little bewildered, not sure where to begin? Spend 2 to 3 hours with Hazel to familiarize yourself with the various possibilities that this great tool offers.
Date: Monday, November 21, 2011


Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost: $20.00

November 2 Page Spread of the Month, with Hazel


Let It Snow! This winter spread features snow flake stamped borders and 3-D snowflakes with glossy accents and diamond dust.
When you register, please indicate the year required and also your prefered color as this spread is also offered in blue.

Date: Thursday, November 24, 2011

Time: 6:30 - 9:00pm

Cost: $20.00

November Crop

Join us for our first crop of the 2011-2012 winter season. Please check in the store or in our monthly news letter for more details.

Date: Friday, November 25, 2011

Cost: $5.00

Dynamic Duo, with Hazel



If you've been eying the "tri-fold" shutter card, here's your opportunity to add it to your repertoire! Not only that, you've got the "diamond fold" technique as well! Join Hazel for this double delight!

Date: Saturday, November 26, 2011
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost: $15.00

Rustic Pine Cones, with Charmagne




I love pine cones in the winter, dangling off of frozen branches and catching snowflakes on their ridges. It really is the true symbol of the winter season in the Okanagan. These pine cone inspired cards can be used as Christmas cards or special winter wish cards for your family and friends. Choose your sentiments and play with B Line Design stamps, Bo Bunny papers, embossing folders and Tombow markers. Learn basic techniques of using Tombow markers to stamp and create life-like images in multiple colours. See you there!

Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Time: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Date: Sunday, November 20, 2011
Time: 2:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Cost: $20

Supplies Needed:
  • basic kit including pop dots, glue dots, paper trimmer
  • Tombow markers 860, 879, 249, 696(if you have them)
  • Mini Mister (if you have it)
  • Distress Ink in your choice of browns
  • Tuxedo Black Memento ink pad (if you have it)

Perfect Pointsettia Cards with Charmagne




The holidays are coming!!! This is always the time of year when I panic about the amount of Christmas cards that I have to make for my family and friends. We are in full production mode over here at Memories and More, cutting, adhering and glittering everything in sight! Come and join the fun in this beautiful and fun class with Charmagne. Create lovely pointsettia's and Simple Stories gorgeous holiday paper line. This class is suitable for beginners and experts alike. Get a start on your holiday greeting cards today! See you there.

Date: Sunday, November 13, 2011
Time: 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Cost: $20

Supplies Needed:
  • Basic Kit including pop dots, glue dots, 3 mm tape
  • Exacto knife and cutting mat
  • Distress Ink in either Brushed Corduroy, Frayed Burlap or Walnut Stain
  • Blending tool, clean foam and craft mat (if you have it)
  • McGill Blossoms Tool Set and mat (if you have it)

Saturday, October 29, 2011

SNEAK PEEK! Timspirational 12 Tags of Christmas Part 2, with Maresa

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Part 2 is coming soon! More details to follow! Registering early is recommended.

Dates: Thursday November 17, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Friday November 18, 2011 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Cost: $25.00

Black and White Christmas, with Annette








This month’s classes feature the creation of 5 black and white, with a hint of silver, Christmas cards.
Dates and Times:
  • Wednesday, November 16, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Saturday, November 19, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Sunday, November 20, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cost : $25.00
Supplies:
  • Basic Kit
  • “Embossing Buddy” (anti-static bag)
  • fine-tip glue pen

Friday, October 21, 2011

Shakers Card Class, with Bonnie





Snow globe lovers, this class is for you! Join me to create these playful, whimsical cards. We will be using acetate, foam, die cuts and flower soft to complete these” cuties’. Experienced, as well as beginner card makers, will enjoy this class. So much fun!
Dates:
Tuesday, November 8, 10:00 am -1:00 pm
Thursday, November 10, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cost $22.00
Supplies to bring:
Basic tool kit including clear drying glue such as mono multi
Sharp fine tipped scissors or cutting mat and xacto knife with sharp blade
Pop dots
Glue dots
Quickie glue pen (fine tipped glue pen)
“Clear Star” gell pen (if you have)
2” Fantastix” coloring tools (if you have)
Foam blending tool
Craft mat
Tim Holtz distress inks: Chipped Sapphire
Markers for coloring like Tombows