Sunday, November 23, 2014

A Tim Holtz Inspired Christmas, with Maresa

UPDATE:  ONE FINAL DATE ADDED. 
LIMITED QUANTITIES OF READY-TO-ASSEMBLE KITS 
ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE UNTIL DECEMBER 10th.
STORE PICK-UP ONLY [DECEMBER 14TH]







The softer side of Tim!  We will be making custom backgrounds using using Tim Holtz products by Ranger, Sizzix and Stampers Anonymous.  Learn a few more ways to use your embossing folders, how to stencil, blend backgrounds and add some sparkle and shine to your cards.

If you are interested in learning some new techniques, plus a ton of tips and tricks to make your supplies more versatile, this is the class for you.

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.

Dates:  Friday November 21, 2014 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 4 KITS LEFT
Saturday November 22, 2014 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  FULL
Saturday December 6, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.


Cost: $25.00



Supplies to bring:


- Basic tool kit, including
- glue dots
- pop dots [both 1/16" and ⅛" thick recommended]
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen of your choice
- Glossy Accents
- Scotch tape [in my opinion, this is a must!]
- Mini Mister, with water [optional]
- baby wipes
- Paper towel, or a clean rag
- non-stick craft mat & ink blending tool[s] with FOAMS [6 is recommended]

NOTE:  We will be getting very inky.  If you wish to save your manicure, please feel free to bring latex gloves in your tool kit.

Recommended to bring:  [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  I will have supplies to share with the class, but having your own is always a time-saver.]

Tim Holtz Distress inks:

Antique Linen
Iced Spruce
Tumbled Glass
Peacock Feathers
Gathered Twigs
Walnut Stain

Other items:

- McGill Paper shaping mat and tools
- Crystal, Stardust or another "clear" Stickles
- White opaque pen, such as Signo Uniball or Sharpie Extra Fine Point
- Versamark stamp pad


Fall Layout, with Taryn



Come and join in making this beautiful fall layout to display all of your wonderful photos. The colours are perfect to go with many different styles of fall photo's.

You will require your basic tool kit.

Glue dots
Pop dots

Tim Holtz Distress Inks:
Broken China
Vintage photo
Spiced marmalade 
Brushed corduroy
Spun Sugar
Scattered Straw
Bundled Sage

Date: Saturday December 13, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $22

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

Kits are available.  Orders will be accepted up until Saturday December 6, 2014, and will be available for store pick-up on Wednesday December 10, 2014.

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 project.

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 30, 2014 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. [One SEAT AVAILABLE]
Sunday November 30, 2014 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. [ONE SEAT AVAILABLE]

Kits:  $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, scissors
  • Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Ink blending tool with foam
  • a brown dye ink of your choice
  • a red dye ink of your choice
  • 3mm Be Creative tape
  • Score Board, [or paper trimmer]
  • bone folder
  • clear star gel pen if you have
  • Stickles - Gold, Star Dust if you have

Monday, November 17, 2014

It's a Penny Black Christmas! with Mel



This is the perfect  class for anyone who looking to improve or even learn this great technique .  In this class you will be using Gamsol and Prisma Color Pencils to blend and layer colors together to create the look of Copics at a fraction of the cost. If you can color, you can do this class!
Pencils will be available for purchase at Memories and More and these will provide you with a good start or add to your collection. If you have been to my classes before you will most likely have the colors we will be using!

In this class we will be making 4 super cute all occasion cards to add to your stash.

Cost: $24
Date:  Sunday Dec 7st
Time: 12:30pm – 3:30
You will need to bring:
·         Craft mat (if you have one)
·         Old nail file
·         Pencil sharpener (if you have one)
·         Tweezers
·         Dry adhesive
·         Quickie glue pen
·         Gamsol kit
·         Prisma pencils 

PRISMA PENCILS
PC927 LIGHT PEACH
PC1084 GINGER ROOT
PC1082 CHOCOLATE BROWN
PC946 DARK BROWN
PC945 SIENNA BROWN
PC929 PINK
PC1005 LIMEPEEL
PC1097 MOSS GREEN
PC924 CRIMSON RED
PC937 TUSCAN RED







Advent Calendar, with Jolinda

The countdown to Christmas is on!!  In this class we will create both an Advent Calendar and a Countdown to Christmas in one project using Simple Stories’ DIY Christmas paper line, we will create a real DIY project!  And imagine the fun for your family as you watch the days fly by! 


Date: Monday, Nov. 24th
Time: 10am - 12pm

Date: Thurs, Nov. 27th
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Cost: $20

Supplies to bring:
Paper Trimmer
Corner rounder (small) 
Strong adhesive (sookwang is perfect!  I used 12mm) 
Scissors
Tweezers
Small hole punch
Liquid adhesives: 
mono or similar, 
quickie pen, 
Glossy accents