Thursday, September 26, 2013

12 Cards of Christmas Week 2!


12 Cards of Christmas 
Week 2



Once again we are featuring a series of three card kits, totalling 12 beautiful cards designed by Gina, Bonnie, Julie and Hazel.

We will be releasing three kits titled Week One, Week Two, and Week Three.

Each instructor has made one card per kit so you will get four completely different takes o the materials used.  The kits will contain all the paper pieces, pre-stamped, embossed images, die cuts ect.  You will receive a tutorial for each card complete with photos and a list of supplies used in that particular card.

These four cards are Week 2 creations using the gorgeous paper sfrom SEI Chalet and Noel collections.





We will accept orders for this kit until October 15th.  Week Two kits will be ready for pick up on October 25th. 

Cost:  $20.00 per kit

(Kits will be available for mailing for a fee of $6.00 postage per kit.) 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Vintage Steampunk Mini Album, with Candi





The beautiful fall coloured paper line "Miss Empire" from Kaisercraft inspired this mini album. A unique corset style binding adds a special touch to this gorgeous album. This book would not be complete without using the new detailed stamps from La Blanche.  We will ink, crackle and tatter to give it this book an extra old fashioned look.  There will be plenty of gears, clocks and lots of places to tuck and pull your photo’s from.

Date:    Saturday, October 5th, 2013
Time:   10:00 am to 3:00 pm ( bring a lunch; as we will take a short break.)
Cost:    $65.00
Supplies to bring to class:
Basic tool kit that includes wet and dry adhesives,   ( Tombo and pop dots )           
  •     Double sided tape: Sook Wang sizes 5 mm, 7 mm, & 12 mm
  •     Tattering tool
  •     Pencil, ruler, eraser
  •     Paper trimmer
  •     Sharp scissors
  •     Score Board
  •     Bone folder
  •     Brayer (if you have one)
  •     Craft knife and cutting mat (if you have)
  •     Non stick craft mat 
  •     Ink blending tool with extra foams 
  •     Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads: Antique Linen, Frayed Burlap and Walnut stain  
  •     ( If you have ) Pumice Stone, Black Soot, Evergreen Bough and Tea Dyed
  •     ( If you have ) VersaFine Ink Pad : Vintage Sepia
  •     Tim Holtz Distressed Paint: Tarnished Brass (if you have)
  •     Tim Holtz Distress Stain: Frayed burlap (if you have)
  •     Metallic Silver and Black paint any brand (if you have)
  •     Stencil brush; approx 1cm diameter (if you have)
  •     Stickles stardust (if you have)
  •     Crop-A-Dile (if you have one) Were going to be using eyelets
  •     Wet ones if you like as we will be doing a lot of inking  
  • other items to bring to class if you have; metallic silver paint, black paint, stencil brush approx 1cm diameter, Stickles stardust   


Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Fabulous Fall Cards, with Bonnie





Fall is such a beautiful time of the year. The reds, oranges and yellows of nature make it a unique season.
These cards capture some of those gorgeous colours Mother Nature has created.
You will construct a shaker card, a water colour card and learn heat embossing with glue.
Techniques you can apply to any of your card making.

Dates:
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Time:
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
OR
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Time:
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Cost:
$20.00

Supply List to bring to class:
Basic tool kit including tweezers, pop dots of various thicknesses
Glossy Accents
Scotch Tape
Non stick craft mat
Ink Blending tool with extra foams
Tim Holtz distress ink pads:
Brushed Corduroy, Walnut Stain, Forest Moss, Rusty Hinge, Wild Honey, Ripe Persimmon, Stormy Sky (if you have)
(I will bring my inks to class for student use)
Water brush (any size will work)
Acrylic block – medium to large size (the kind you put your cling stamps on)

McGill flower shaping kit and mat (if you have)

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Accordian Christmas Card with Hazel




Accordian Christmas Card and Box Envelope
For that special someone!  Join Hazel's class to make this lovely four-part card.  It makes a nice decoration too! 
Bring with you your regular card making kit including paper trimmer and scoring tool. 
Also bring the following items if you have them:
1: Star Dust Stickles
2: Color Box - Evergreen ink (dark green)
3: Distress ink - Rusty Hinge
4: Pens - black, orange & brown
5: Favorite adhesive plus 3-D foam squares.
Dates:
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
10 am - 12:30 pm
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
6:30 - 9:00 pm
Cost:  $15.00




Friday, September 13, 2013

12 Cards of Christmas Kit, Week One

REMINDER; 
ONLY TWO DAYS LEFT TO ORDER CARD KIT WEEK ONE.




  
Once again we are featuring a series of three card kits, totaling 12 beautiful cards designed by Gina, Bonnie, Charmagne and Julie.

We will be releasing three kits titled Week One, Week Two, and Week Three.

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 complete the cards, so all you need to do is assemble and add some glitter if you wish.  You will receive a tutorial for each card complete with photos and a list of supplies used in that particular card.

These four cards are Week 1 creations using the gorgeous papers from Echo Park.
We will accept orders for this kit until September 15.  Week One kits will be ready for pick up
on September 25.

Cost: $20.00 per kit.
(Kits will be available for mailing for a fee of $6.00 postage per kit.)

Call the store today and pre-order kit Week One; 250-769-1257

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Asian Influence Cards, with Bonnie





I have always loved the deep rich colours of Graphic 45’s Bird Song papers and knew I had to create something with them.  When our new Dee’s Distinctively dies came in last week, the inspiration for these cards was born.

Date:
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Time:
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm (FULL)
Cost:
$20.00
NEW DATE ADDED:
Sunday, September 22, 2013
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Supplies to bring to class:
Basic tool kit with glue dots and pop dots
Tweezers
Non stick craft mat
Ink blending tool with extra foams
Tim Holtz distress ink pads if you have:
  • Black Soot, Ripe Persimmon, Brushed Corduroy
McGill flower shaping tool kit and mat if you have

Monday, September 2, 2013

ABC's of Scrapbooking, with Hazel




Do you want to get your precious photos out of the shoe box or off your computer? For those of you who want to get started, this class covers some of the basic techniques required. During this class you'll create a 2 page spread while learning how to crop and mat your photos. Please bring 8 to 10 photos of one event or subject to class.
Date:  Monday, September 9th, 2013
Time:  6:30 - 9:00 pm
Cost: $20.00

DEF's of Scrapbooking with Hazel



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


Date:  Thursday, September 12, 2013

Time:  6:30 - 8:30 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:  Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013
 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
&
Date: Friday, Sept. 27, 2013
6:30 - 9:00 pm
Cost: $20.00

ABC Album: Parents & Grandparents,with Hazel





This album makes a great gift for your child or grandchild!  The date starts you off with the first session out of 4 or 5 that will see the album completed before Christmas.
Note: Please bring scrapbooking tools and supplies if you have some. Also bring photos for each letter of the alphabet. When you register at the store ask for the idea sheet and take a peek at the sample album.

Instructor: Hazel

Dates:  Monday, September 30, 2013 

Time: 6:30 to 9:00PM

Cost: $125.00 (Includes the album and 26
pages plus 2 cover pages).