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Flower Class Two, with Charmagne

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This is part two of the original flower class...six more stunning paper flowers with a bonus secret rose! Come and learn to manipulate paper to create the most beautiful flowers to accent your layouts and cards. Flowers for this class include: Swirl Daisy, Pointsettia, Carnation, Climbing Baby Roses, Peony and Apple Blossom. Instructions included on the inside of each 3x3 card so you can refer back to recreate this flowers anytime! If you missed the first class...sign up soon as these seats go fast!

Date: Sunday, August 14, 2011
Time: 4:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $18

Supplies Needed:
Basic Kit including glue dots, clear drying glue, tweezersMcGill Flower Shaping Tool Set and Mat (If you have it)Distress Inks in Brushed Corduroy, Firebrick Red, Wild Honey, Tattered Rose or any similar coloured distress inkSmall handled paint brush

Club Kid's Calendar Workshop, with Hazel

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Summer holidays have arrived! Before your children get a chance to be bored, sign them up for a fun, crafty week with Hazel. They will learn some basic scrapbooking techniques and leave with a terrific, personalized calender for 2012. It will enhance their 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.

Dates: Monday, August 8 - Thursday, August 11, 2011 (may include Friday, August 12 if necessary) from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. daily.

Cost: $75.00 (which includes the calendar)

Club Kid's ABC Album Workshop, with Hazel

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This is such a fun project for you and/or your children. The real challenge is finding just the right photo to go with each letter of the alphabet. We use an 8" x 8" expandable album and you will learn and practice some good basic scrapbooking techniques. See the sample album on display in the store and when you register collect a list of ideas for your photo choices. Note: Please bring scrapbooking tools if you have any. Adults accepted as well.
Dates & Time: Monday, August 15 - Friday August 19, 2011, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. (approximately) daily.
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Cost: $120.00 (includes album)

Card Challenge of the Month: Stamping on Acetate, Sewing on Paper, Faux Chalkboard, with Charmagne

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For all those scrapbooker's out there who are currently NOT cardmakers...look at what you can do with your scraps!!! In this class learn to use your scraps from your layouts...while learning bonus techniques like sewing on paper, faux chalkboarding and Stamping on acetate! This class is also for those paper crafters who are not currently scrapbooking but loving the look of the challenge layout. Come and explore the endless possibilities of Kaisercraft's Chapter One paper line...see you there!

Date: Thursday, July 28, 2011
Time: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Cost: $22

Supplies Needed:
basic kit (including pop dots, glue dots and clear drying glue)StazOn Black (if you have it)Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad (if you have it)Brilliance Pearlescent LimeLiquid Pearls in White Opal, Peacock and Mint Green (if you have it)Blending tool and clean foamsCraft Mat (if you have one)

July Layout Challenge: Working with Acetate and Sewing on Paper, with Charmagne

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I had so much fun with this layout this month! This project is overflowing with fun techniques... Learn to manipulate acetate with heat, stamp on acetate, sew on paper, create a faux chalkboard look and much, much more! We are using Kaisercraft's new line of paper, Chapter One. These beautiful blues and greens will highlight any summer water photos you capture or enhance your black and white photos. See you at class!

*For those who registered for this class on its original date...this is the makeup class! *
There are a few spots left!

RESCHEDULED DATE
Date: Sunday, July 31, 2011
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $24

Supplies Needed:
basic kit (including pop dots and glue dots please)paintbrushwhite ink pad ( I used Versamagic Cloud White)Liquid Pearls in White Opal, Mint Green and Peacock (if you have it)Stickles in Baby Blue and Lime Green (if you have it)Blending tool and clean feltsAlcohol inks in Stream, Lettuce and Silver (if you have it)

SNEAK PEEK ! Out of Print, with Maresa

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There are so many beautiful new paper lines at the store! When I saw the new Out of Print line from Basic Grey, I knew I had to use it. *swoon*

This class features three cards, and are non-specific so will lend themselves well to most any occasion.

We will be using a myriad of punches, Nesties, ribbons, lace, and a ton of layering to create a look that is shabby chic, but in an elegant, gentle way.

Dates: Thursday July 21, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday July 27, 2011 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Cost: $25.00

Stay tuned for more details.

SNEAK PEEK ! Get In Touch, with Maresa

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The store has so many new lines of Graphic 45 paper in, and I have to say, Communique is one of my favorites! Paired with awesome Hero Arts stamps, these cards have a vintage feel with a few punches of bright colour.

We will be making a trio of all purpose cards that incorporate tons of stamping, inking, die cuts, ribbons and a few other fun surprises.

Date: Thursday July 19, 2011 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday July 30, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $25.00

Stay tuned for more details.

ABC's of Copic Markers, with Maresa

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Copic markers are all the craze, and here's your chance to learn all about them. This is a workshop-style class where you will learn the basic colour techniques of Copics, as well as paper and ink selection, colouring techniques, blending techniques and refilling your pens. You will also be exploring advanced techniques that you can use with these pens, like how to colour direct ink onto rubber, airbrushing, blender solution techniques, mixed media, and more!

Tons of handouts will be emailed to class registrants. [And this is a good thing! You will be learning so much in this class that information will be leaking out of your head by class end. ;)]

Maresa is a certified Copic Marker designer.



Date: Saturday July 23, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $30.00

Supplies: None are required, however if you have your own Copic Markers, please feel free to bring them. [Clearly labeling your pens is recommended.]

Club Kids Calendar Workshop, with Hazel

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Summer holidays have arrived! Before your children get a chance to be bored, sign them up for a fun, crafty week with Hazel. They will learn some basic scrapbooking techniques and leave with a terrific, personalized calender for 2012. It will enhance their 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.

Dates: Monday, July 11 thru Thursday, July 14, (may include Friday, July 15 if necessary).

Time: 10:30 to 12:30 daily

Cost: $75.00 (which includes the calendar)

ABC's of Cricut, with Hazel

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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 & Time: Monday, July 18, 2011, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $20.00

ABC's of Scrapbooking, with Hazel

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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 & Time
: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost: $20.00

DEF's of Scrapbooking, with Hazel

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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 & Time: Tuesday, July 26, 2011, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost: $20.00