Saturday, March 29, 2014

Spring Gold Collection with Hazel

Spring Gold Collection




Bo Bunny has done it again!  The 12" Decal Vintage paper is great with the brown cardstock and cream embellishments.  The flower and butterfly dies enhance these special spring greetings.  Impress your family and friends with these lovely gift cards.
You will need the following supplies and you will find a list of all the dies used at the counter.



Supply List: - 3D adhesive
                    - favorite glue (I use Tombo Multi Liquid Glue)
                    - Distress Ink (Vintage Photo or similar color ink)
                    - Liquid Pearl (Bisque)

Date:   Thursday. April 24, 2014

Time:  10:00 am - 12:30 pm       (April 2/14 - 2 openings left)
             6:30 pm  -  9:00 pm       (April 2/14 - 4 openings left) 
                    
Cost:   $18.00


Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Pocket Scrapbooking, with Charmagne






Join us every second Sunday of the month for our crop from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  You will create a feature card for your pocket scrapbook or you can use it on a regular scrapbook page as well. For just $5.00 you will learn a new technique to spice up your scrapbook and crop the rest of the day at the store!  Bring your lunch or we can get together and order pizza.

We will also be offering a monthly discount to our croppers on the day of the crop. Charmagne will be hosting our next crop on Sunday, April 13, 2014. You will be learning how to incorporate paper tole/decoupage card images into your layouts. Each mini project will be from Riverbank Revels Glitter Decoupage pad and images will vary for each crafter however the Spring theme will be the same. 

Date:  Sunday, April 13, 2014
Time:  10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Cost:  $5.00

Supplies Needed:
  • basic kit including pop dots, clear drying glue and tweezers
  • photos 

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Simply Feathered Cards with Charmagne






Some times our card stash needs a little boost of all occasion manly cards.  These fit the profile perfectly!  Come and create four stunning cards featuring My Favourite Things dies and Stampendous aged embossing powders. Learn how to create a faux wood veneer look with your die cuts and how to use stencils with your basic embossing techniques.


Date:  Thursday, April 17, 2014
Time:  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:  $20

Supplies Needed:
  • Basic kit including pop dots, clear drying glue, a glue pen and 3 mm double sided tape
  • Blending Tool and clean foams
  • Craft mat (if you have one)
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink pad in Antique Linen (but any med brown will do)
  • Versamark ink pad (if you have one)


Monday, March 10, 2014

Spring Pop Up Cards with Charmagne






I am in love with Karen Burniston's Sizzix dies...they are just too much fun to create with!  Join me for an afternoon of creating these adorable little pop up cards.  This class is suitable for all crafting levels and abilities.  If you wish to pre order these dies please call Memories and More quick because these are hot on the paper crafting market right now!

Date:  Saturday, March 22, 2014
          11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
                      OR
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014
          1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Cost:  $22

Supplies Needed:

  • Basic Kit including pop dots, glue dots and clear drying glue
  • McGill paper shaping tools and pad (if you have it)
  • Blending tool, clean foam and a craft mat
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Old Paper (Antique Linen or Pumice Stone will work also)
  • Glossy Accents

Sunday, March 9, 2014

His and Hers Cards, with Maresa



Take the awesome new #hashtags stamps from Tim Holtz and Stampers Anonymous, fabulous new paper from Kaisercraft, the beauty and versatility of Distress and embossing paste and stencils.  Mix them up, throw in some well-loved techniques, and you have a recipe for beautiful cards that can be tailored to any occasion for those special people in your lives.

Also, have you ever wondered what to do with those amazing tags that Tim Holtz shares each month in the 12 Tags of 2014?  We are recreating the March tag, to be used on a card-front instead. :)

Call the store at 250.769.1257 to register.

Dates: Sunday March 23, 2014 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. FULL
Thursday April 3, 2014 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 2 SEATS AVAILABLE

Cost: $25.00

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- craft knife, and a cutting mat
- glue dots
- pop dots
- glue pen, or glue with a fine tip applicator
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Glossy Accents
- Scotch tape [in my opinion, this is a must!]
- Mini Mister, with water
- baby wipes & paper towels [and latex gloves if you want to save your manicure]
- non-stick craft mat & ink blending tools with FOAMS [including one CLEAN foam]

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

- Tim Holtz Distress Inks Antique Linen, Vintage Photo, Walnut Stain, Tumbled Glass, Frayed Burlap, Bundled Sage & Black Soot
- Tim Holtz Distress Stains Bundled Sage, Iced Spruce, Tumbled Glass
- Tim Holtz Distress Markers Frayed Burlap, Peeled Paint, Old Paper, Tumbled Glass, Rusty Hinge, Weathered Wood and Wild Honey
- Waterbrush [the kind where you fill up the barrel] OR a fine paintbrush and a cup for water
- Tim Holtz Distress Marker Spritzer [Shown here  --------->    http://rangerink.com/?product=tim-holtz-distress-marker-spritzer ]

Monday, March 3, 2014

Matchbook Travel Mini Album OR Memory Mini Album, with Bonnie

Travel Match Book Mini




Memories Match Book Mini




There are a lot of you sporting some awesome suntans from your winter vacations. Now that you are back, you need to get some of those fabulous photographs into an album. The Travel matchbook mini album will be perfect for those memories.

No travel photographs? Then you can choose to make the Memory mini album. This album will be perfect for your all occasion photos.

Both albums have tons of room for photos and journaling as well as tags to hold even more photos.

The hardest part will be choosing which album you want to make.

If you can’t decide, you can make one mini album in class and order a kit for the other mini album to assemble at home. A picture tutorial will be provided. 

PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH ALBUM YOU WANT TO MAKE IN CLASS;
TRAVEL MEMORIES mini OR MEMORIES mini.

Date:  Sunday, March 16, 2014
Time:  10:00 am to 3:00 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 – Brushed Corduroy
  • Brayer (If you have one)
  • Scotch tape
  • Pencil & eraser
  • 1/4" hole punch 
  • Bring a lunch as we will stop for a short break

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Secret Garden Collection, with Hazel





These tri-cards involve the use of several die-cuts, embossing tool, stamps and "Secret Garden" paper by Graphic 45 plus a little bling.
You may specify your preferred message, Happy Birthday, Happy Anniversary, With Sympathy or Thank You as these cards work for all of the above.
Bring your card making kit with adhesives, scissors, etc. plus green dye ink, "Memento Bamboo Leaves" or a similar color.
All of the dies are listed at Memories and More.
Date:  Monday, March 10, 2014
Time:  10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Cost:  $15.00