Sunday, February 27, 2011

March Crop Night, with Hazel


Ladies, come and join us for our monthly crop night. We will be starting at 4:00 p.m. and going until to midnight. Join your friends for a great scrapbooking evening.

Memories & More will be providing pizza & drinks . Come and join us for a creative, fun event.

Please pre-register and pre-pay.

Date: Friday April 1, 2011
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.


Cost: $15.00

DEF's of Scrapooking, 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, April 11 , 2011, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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, April 18th, 2011, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $20.00

March 2 Page Spread of the Month, with Hazel


Join Hazel for a fun evening and create another great set of pages with this unique 2 page spread for March.
Please Note: Lettering appropriate to your photos will be offered.
Date & Time: Friday March 11, 2011, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 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.

Date
: Thursday, April 7th, 2011, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $20.00

Club Kids Cards, with Hazel




Forget the snow! Join Hazel to construct these three spring-fresh cards. We use Stickles, bling, ribbon, stamps and Perfect Pearls along with your cutting and gluing expertise!

Date: Wednesday March 16, 2011 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cost $15.00

NOTE: If both Mother & Daughter each wish a set of three cards, two kits will be offered for a combined price of $25.00.

We also accept Daddy & Daughter




Friday, February 25, 2011

SNEAK PEEK! Faux Book Card, with Maresa


This is a little bit of trompe l'oeil. :) It might look like a small hard-bound book, but it is really a card that has a hollow inside. [This makes it perfect for tucking small little surprises into the interior.]

Featuring The Paper Loft printed papers, Hero Arts Stamps, Tim Holtz dies, Martha Stewart punches, and lots of inking and such, this card is a fun change from the usual.

Come by the store and check out the results, or call and ask about class times.


Monday, February 21, 2011

SNEAK PEEK! Steampunk Vintage, with Maresa




What happens when you mix together Graphic 45 papers, alcohol inks, metal embossing, dry embossing, Tim Holtz Dies, tons of inking, and a slew of nifty embellishments?

Come by the store and check out the results, or call and ask about class times.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Alcohol Inks & Paper Distress Cards Challenge, with Charmagne





February's card version of the layout challenge this month for you to try is all about alcohol inks, distressing paper and butterflies. Join Charmagne and hop on the butterfly bandwagonto make these wonderfully fun and colourful cards using Basic Grey's Marjolaine paper Line, butterflies galore, Tim Holtz dies and much, much more! There will be various sentiments to choose from to personalize these versatile cards to your own individual needs. See you there!

Date:Sunday, February 28, 2011
Time: 2:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $22

Supplies needed:
  • Craft sheet (if you have one)
  • Distress Inks in Walnut Stain and Faded Jean(if you have them)
  • Alcohol inks in Stream and Lettuce (if you have them)
  • Blending tool and clean sponges/clean felt pads
  • Stickles and Liquid Pearls in Platinum(if you have them)
  • Glossy Accents
  • Distressing tool
  • Double sided tape/glue dots

Monday, February 7, 2011

Curio Medallion Cards, with Maresa





Come to class and learn how to make your punches do amazing things.

I've been eying up the beautiful Basic Grey Curio paper forever, and I knew this was the perfect line to use with these fabulous "medallions". We will be dry embossing, stamping, misting and inking, these babies are loaded with tons of extras that make them lush and lovely. They are the perfect cards for special occasions.

If the cards aren't incentive enough, Gina has generously offered a discount on the punches used in these cards, when placed on special order.

Dates: Thursday February 17, 2011 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday February 22, 2011 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Cost: $25.00

Supplies to bring:

- basic tool kit
- glue dots
- scissors suitable for fine detail cutting
- 1/8" pop dots [the thin ones , both large and small recommended]
- scotch tape
- post-it notes, 3"x3" size
- paper towels and baby wipes, we will be getting inky!

Recommended to bring:

- craft mat
- ink blending tool
- Tim Holtz Distress ink Pumice Stone, Frayed Burlap, or Walnut Stain [or all three! ;)]

ABCs of Copic Markers, with Maresa



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: Wednesday February 23, 2011 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 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.]

Potpourri of Cards, with Annette







Two cards will relate to paper folding - one to create a card and one as a card front. Each of these will use the Kaisercraft Prairie Lane collection paper line. The 3rd card will use the technique of Black Magic. Annette has made 3 sample card sets of the following colours - blues/purples/pink and orange/yellow/brown. It will not matter which colour combinations you use as the card has been designed to use any set of colours. We will also make an innie for this card.

Dates: Wednesday, February 16, 2011 10:00am - 1:00pm
Saturday, February 19, 2011 10:00am - 1:00pm
Sunday, February 20, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Cost: $22.00

Supplies: Remember that I always have the supplies listed but bringing your own speeds the class along.
- Basic Kit (including trimmer and ScorPal) if you have the Martha Stewart Scorer, that would be more useful.
- Distress Inks Tumbled Glass and Walnut Stain
- Handle and 2 felts
- Ranger Craft sheet (or alternate product)
- Watercolour pencils: 2/3 shades of the same colour/colour family AND 2 shades of green.
- White gel pen
-2" circle punch
- ticket corner punch

Thursday, February 3, 2011

February Crop Night, with Hazel



Ladies, come and join us for our monthly crop night. We will be starting at 4:00 p.m. and going until to midnight. Join your friends for a great scrapbooking evening.

Memories & More will be providing pizza & drinks . Come and join us for a creative, fun event.Please pre-register and pre-pay.Date: Friday February 25, 2011, 4:00 p.m. - 12:00 midnight

Cost: $15.00

February 2 Page Spread of the Month, with Hazel


Join Hazel for a fun evening and create another great set of pages with this unique 2 page spread for February.

Instructor: Hazel
Date & Time: Friday February 18, 2011, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $20.00

DEF's of Scrapooking, 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 February 21, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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: Thursday February 24, 2010 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.

Date: Tuesday February 15, 2011, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $20.00

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

February Layout Challenge: Distress and Alcohol Inks with Charmagne!




It's Challenge time again everyone!!! Thanks to everyone who decided to challenge themselves in January...it was so much fun! Here's the challenge for February...Distressing Basic Grey Marjolaine papers and playing with alcohol inks. Learn and experiment with embossed and inked timfoil (pun intended:) ) Create your own glossy background for your butterfly and don't forget your wipes...your fingers are going to be inky after this one!

Date: Sunday, February 20, 2011
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $22

Supplies Needed:
  • Walnut Stain, Faded Jean, Shabby Shutters Distress Inks (if you have them)
  • Distress Edging tool
  • Blending tool, clean foams and felt squares for alcohol ink application
  • Alcohol inks in Stream and Lettuce (if you have them)
  • three photos in black&white, sepia or with appropriate colours for the layout
  • adhesive, glue dots and pop dots
  • glossy accents (if you have it)
Please note: The quote on the layout is "We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the change it has gone through to achieve that beauty." Please pick photos that will suite this quote.

Valentine Heart Box, with Charmagne


So if you don't know me at all...I'm a vintage gal at heart. Anything and everything that is old, frayed, distressed and/or frilly...I love it! I grew up with Valentine's Day including a chocolate box full of chocolates and covered with ribbon and a huge plastic rose...*sigh*...those were the days. Here's your opportunity to decorate your own vintage style chocolate box using Pink Paislee papers, shapeabilities and crepe paper. Choose your papers and create a beautiful two piece keepsake that will one day be "vintage"for your family and loved ones. Only eight spots for this class so sign up quick!

Date: Sunday, February 13, 2011 (so you don't have to hide it for long!)
Time: 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Cost: $30

Supplies needed:
  • white thick glue (Tombow white)
  • Xacto knife and self healing mat
  • Brilliance Ink in Pink (if you have it)
  • Black Soot Distress ink (or any other black ink)
  • paintbrush (1/2" or larger)
  • Glossy Accents (if you have it)
  • Glue dots and pop dots
  • Blending tool
  • craft mat (if you have it)