Saturday, November 30, 2013

Match Book Mini Christmas Album, with Bonnie




I love Kaisercraft’s St. Nicholas Collection.  It’s traditional with a touch of vintage.

This marvelous little match book album will be perfect for all those Christmas photos you will be taking this year.  There is room for photos and journaling on every page as well as tags to hold even more photos. 

You will learn a simple technique for binding that will allow you to modify or expand the basic design for future albums you wish to create.

Date:  Sunday, December 1, 2013
Time:  10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Cost:  $38.00

Supplies to bring to class:

  • Basic tool kit including Sook Wang tape various sizes and Tombow mono wet glue (green & white bottle)
  • Bone folder
  • Tweezers
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Ink blending tool
  • Tim Holtz distressed ink pad – Frayed Burlap
  • Brayer (If you have one)
  • Scotch tape
  • Pencil & eraser
  • 1/4" hole punch 

Monday, November 25, 2013

A White Christmas, with Bonnie






These clean and simply elegant cards are designed using white papers and silver mirror papers. I love working with mirror paper but it is truly hard to take pictures of it.  You must see these cards in person to appreciate their real beauty.

In this class you will be playing with snow, glitter and a little Utee (ultra thick embossing enamel) to create these four gorgeous cards.

A class designed for all skill levels.

Thursday, November 28, 2013
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
OR
Thursday, December 5, 2013 (full)
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Cost:  $20.00

Supplies to bring to class:

  • Basic tool kit including pop dots, wet and dry adhesives
  • Tweezers, scissors
  • Non stick craft mat (if you have)
  • Snow Writer (if you have a bottle)

Sunday, November 17, 2013

November Stack a Stash, with Bonnie, Hazel, Julie and Maresa!

PRIZES, FOOD, FUN AND FOUR CARDS!
WE STILL HAVE OPENINGS IN THE MORNING SESSION!
YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS THIS ONE!

For our final Stack a Stash of the year, we are excited to present a little extra fun!  To celebrate we are inviting FOUR instructors to come and teach a mystery card.

We also encourage you to bring a few of your favorite holiday edibles to share with the class, as we will be taking a bit of time for socializing. :)

Please note the time changes.

Sunday November 24, 2013 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.[FULL]
Sunday November 24, 2013 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. [FULL]

Cost:  $18.00

SUPPLY LIST TO BRING TO CLASS:

  • Your favorite treats/goodies to share with others
  • Basic Tool kit including pop dots, glue dots, quickie glue pen, tweezers
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Ink blending tool with extra foams
  • Tim Holtz Ink Pads; Pumice Stone, Frayed Burlap

IF YOU HAVE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Glue Gloss
  • Snow Writer (snow in a bottle)
  • Crop-A-Dile Hole Punch
  • Red Stickles

Friday, November 15, 2013

G45 Vintage Christmas Cards, with Bonnie

NEW DATE




Who can resist “old fashioned” Christmas cards?  These vintage looking cards were created with Graphic 45’s Place in Time paper.

If you love the 3D look and don’t mind a bit of fussy cutting, this class is designed for you.

Date:  Monday, November 25
Time:  1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Cost:  $18.00

Supplies to bring to class: 
  • Basic tool kit including pop dots
  • Sharp detail scissors or if you wish a craft knife with a sharp blade and a cutting mat
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Ink blending tool with extra foam
  • Time Holtz distress Ink Frayed Burlap
[These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.]
Tim Holtz Distress Stickles; Antique Linen & Rock Candy

Monday, November 11, 2013

Textured Holiday Memories, with Maresa




Can you believe it's only six weeks to Christmas?  Did you know that December 6th is the Canada Post deadline for mailing Christmas cards overseas?  I know that I must get busy, what about you?

For those of you who have a whole collection of stencils, and don't ever use them, this class is for you!  Come and learn a quick and easy way to use those stencils with embossing paste or molding paste to create rich, textured backgrounds.  Pair this technique with SEI paper, embossing folders, dies and fabulous Hero Arts stamps to create a series of cards that will be perfect for those special people on your card list.

Call the store at 250.769.1257 to register.

Dates: Wednesday November 20, 2013 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday November 23, 2013  9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $22.00

NOTE:  Kits, with a brief technique tutorial, are available for $22.00.  [For local pick-up.]  If you wish your kit to be mailed, please contact the store for information regarding mailing costs.

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- glue dots
- pop dots
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Glossy Accents
- Scotch tape [IMHO, this is a must!]
- a roll of paper towel, or a couple rags
- baby wipes

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

- McGill Paper Blossoms molding mat
- McGill Paper Blossoms tool kit
- Ranger SnoCap paint Dabber or Tim Holtz Picket Fence Distress paint
- Sm. palette knife or offset spatula

Friday, November 8, 2013

Colour Me Cute, with Mel






This introductory colouring class is perfect for anyone who is slightly intimidated by the cost or challenges of using Copic markers. 

In this class, you will learn how to colour and shade using Prisma Colour Pencils and Gamsol to create the look of Copics at a fraction of the cost and in much less time.
If you like to colour, this class is for you!

You will complete four super cute Christmas cards that you will have trouble giving away.

Gamsol kits and the pencils will be available for purchase from Memories and More

Date:  Sunday, November 17, 2013

Time:  12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Cost:  $22.00
Intermediate and advanced classes coming soon!

Supplies to bring to class:

  • Non stick craft mat
  • Old nail file
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Pop dots
  • Dry adhesive
  • Quickie glue pen
  • Gamsol Kit (will be available for purchase from Memories and More)
  • Prisma pencils (colours required will be available for purchase from Memories and More)

12 Cards of Christmas Week 3!

12 Cards of Christmas
Week 3


  
Our final kit from a series of three card kits, are now available for order.  These four beautiful cards are designed by Bonnie, Julie, Hazel and Maresa.

We have released 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 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 3 creations using the gorgeous papers from BoBunny's Silver and Gold collection.





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

Cost:  $20.00 per kit

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

Sunday, November 3, 2013

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:  Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Time:  6:30 - 8:30 PM

Cost: $20.00

ABC Album, 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

Date:  Wednesday, November 13, 2013 

(first session of 4)
Time: 6:30 to 9:00PM

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

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 18, 2013
6:30 - 9:00 pm
Cost: $20.00

Two Page Spread of the Month with Hazel


Halloween has come and gone again. Take your latest photos and create some keepsake pages of your favorites with these appropriate theme background papers. Join me!
Date: Thursday, November 21, 2013
Time:  6:30 - 8:30 pm
Cost:  $20.00

Friday, November 1, 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:  Thursday, November 7th, 2013
Time:  6:30 - 9:00 pm
Cost: $20.00