Showing posts from 2015

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

This is our last Stack a Stash of 2015, and we are having a special Christmas class, hosted by all four of our Stack a Stash instructors.  In this class we will be making four Christmas cards.
Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.
Date: Sunday November 29, 2015 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. [1 seat available] Sunday November 29, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. [2 seats available]
Class: $20.00 Kits: $20.00  [Plus $3.50 shipping, if applicable]
Supplies to bring: [This list is in progress, please check back!]
- Basic tool kit, including - glue dots - pop dots [both 1/16" and ⅛" thick recommended] - 3mm Be Creative tape - Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand] - Ranger Multi-Medium Matte [or a fine tip glue pen] - Glossy Accents - scissors for fussy cutting - tweezers - baby wipes - any "clear" Stickles
 The following colours will match the paper, and were used on the samples, but please feel free to substitute brands/colours with what you have in your stash.
- Memento Teal Zeal ink, or T…

Tim Holtz's Holiday Memories, with Maresa

Gina and I traveled to Michigan, back in September.  We spent an entire day making awesome projects under the tutelage of The Great Craft Guru himself, Tim Holtz.  This burlap panel is one of the projects that we made.  
If you want a chance to take a Tim Holtz style workshop, this is your chance. We will be creating an awesome 3-D burlap panel that is full of great techniques, and beautiful seasonal products.   Green/Gold
Supplies are extremely limited for this workshop, so if you are interested don't delay; call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.

NOTE:  While supplies last you can make either the red/silver, or green/gold canvas.  When supplies run out, you can still choose what colour to make your canvas, but the silver or gold accents will be determined for you.  Please specify your preference when you register, and I'll do what I can to make it happen. :)

Dates:  Sunday November 22, 2015 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Friday November 27, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m

Cost:  …

Christmas Wonderland, with Maresa

Come to class and learn four different background techniques that will be a great addition to your crafting arsenal.  We will be using awesome Tim Holtz dies, and will be tweaking them to add interest and dimension.  This class is packed full of quick and easy tips and techniques that can be used time and again in cardmaking.
Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.
Date: Friday November 20, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Saturday November 21, 2015 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Class: $25.00  Kits:  If there is enough interest, I will consider offering kits.  Please leave your contact information at the store and I'll get back to you.
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 or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte - scissors & tweezers - baby wipes & paper towels - Scotch tape
Recommended to bring: [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  I w…

Elves Make 12 Cards, with Bonnie

This popular annual class is back once more! 
This year I have chosen paper lines from EcoPark and Carta Bella. These gorgeous, glittery cards will be a great start to your Christmas card making.
You will make two of each of six different cards for a total of twelve cards; complete with envelopes too!
Come and enjoy a relaxing time with good company, good fun and of course good cookies! These classes fill up fast!  Sign up now!
Dates: Sunday, November 15, 2015  (2 SPOTS OPENED UP) 11:00 am to 2:30 pm OR Saturday, November 21, 2015 (FULL) 10:00 am to 1:30 pm OR Monday, November 23, 2015 10:00 am to 1:30 pm

Cost: $38.00
(Kits are available for $38.00 + shipping if applicable)
Items to bring to class: Adhesives (your choice; Tombow Mono suggested)Glossy accents (this is a must to adhere the chunky glitter)Pop dots – medium and thin thickness'sScissorstweezersIf you have the following bring them to class (optional) Non stick craft matTim Holtz Fired Brick distress inkFoam ink blending t…

A Victorian Christmas, with Bonnie

Join me for a fun and easy card class. Bits of fussy cutting, a touch of ink and of course snow and glitter and you have some beautiful cards perfect for giving.
Saturday, October 31, 2015 10:00 am to 1:00 pm $20.00
Supplies to bring to class;
Basic tool kitPop dotsCraft knife with new bladeCutting matNon stick craft matInk blending toolTim Holtz distress ink – Frayed Burlap

The Best Christmas Crop Ever!

This is It!  The event of the year!
Take Memories and More, add a Crop Till You Drop, mix in a terrific chef, blend in three united church groups, and stir it all together with the PSS scrappers group.  What do you get?  THE BEST CHRISTMAS CROP EVER! 
Well that is what we are aiming for.  We are planning a jam packed crop full of fun, surprises, prizes, games, challenges and oh yes, lots of time to work on your projects. Best of all this is a fund raiser.  All the proceeds from the crop are going to help  the Central Okanagan Refugee Committee!  So you earn good karma as well. 
This will be a fun filled day at Parkinson Activity Center.  This is the new building next to Parkinson Recreation Center.  Doors open at nine a.m.  and close at nine p.m.  There will be a full turkey dinner served at 5:30.  A continental breakfast of coffee, tea, muffins and fruit.  Snacks will be available through out the day.  Lunch is not included but Parkinson Senior Center kitchen has agreed to open for …

October Stack a Stash, with Maresa


On the last Sunday of the month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash, and it is hosted by a different instructor each month. It is such a great way to start your stash of cards, ready to have on hand when an occasion arises.

In the Stack A Stash classes, you make two all occasion cards and two Christmas cards.
This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two cards that can be adapted for pretty much any occasion.  [There will be a variety of sentiment stamps available for your choice.] 

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

Date: Sunday October 25, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. SundayOctober 25, 20151:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Kits: $20.00  Shipping $3.50, if applicable
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 or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- scissors - tweezers - baby wipes
Recommended to bring:[These are items …

It's a Lawn Fawn Christmas! with Charmagne

Who doesn't love Lawn Fawn's Christmas release?  Come and create four gorgeous cards full of sparkle, pops of colour and adorable animals. Learn the basics of watercolouring with various mediums including Clean Colour pens, Tombow markers and watercolour pencils.  Learn the mechanics behind shaker cards and peek a boo slider cards.  This is one time only class so register today!
Date: Monday, October 12, 2015 Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Cost:  $24
Supplies Needed: Basic kit including adhesive tape, clear drying glue, pop dots, glue dotstweezers,scissorsColouring medium of either Clear Colour pens, Tombows or watercolour pencil crayons (these images will be stamped onto watercolour paper)Colours needed include:two browns, one lighter and one darkerchristmas redchristmas greenyellowaqua bluetwo greys, one lighter and one darkerorangeFine tipped waterbrush or watercolour brushesFour dimesStickles in clear glitter, xmas red and holly greenbaby wipes

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:  Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 Time:  10:00 am - 12:30 pm Cost: $20.00

Fun-Fold Poinsettias Christmas Cards, with Annette

Make 4 cards with the theme of Poinsettias.  Each is created with a different fold for 4 unique cards – the designs can be used at any time for any occasion:
Twisted Easel
Building Block
Pop Out Swing

Supplies – basic kit
If you have a deep red/burgundy dye stamp pad pad, bring it along to see if coordinates with the paper used in the class.

Date:  Saturday, October 24, 2015 Time:  10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Cost/Kits: $24.00 

It's a Scribbly Christmas, with Denica

Let's get a jump start on your Christmas cards this year!
 Join me and come and play with one of Tim Holtzs' new Christmas stamp sets, "Scribbly Christmas" and the new Christmas paper line from Echo Park "The Story of Christmas".
 I wasn't sure about this set at first, but bought it because of the wonderful sentiments (they come in 2 fonts on the same set!), but fell in love with water colouring the trees! We will be making 6 cards and you won't believe how fast they come together!
Date: Sunday, October 18, 2015 Time: 1 pm- 3 pm Cost: $20.00
Call the store to register: 250-769-1257
Kits are available for this class
What to bring: basic tool kit including dry adhesivea water brush or a regular paint brush and a small container for watera non stick craft matStickles - "Xmas Red"Jelly Roll pen -"Stardust"
If you have the following in Distress ink pad, Mini Distress ink pad or Distress marker please bring them. I will bring my markers to …

Minion Slipper Class, with Denica

Let's make some Minions! Slippers, that is... ;)
This class is a bit of a deviation from our regular classes but we all need a change once in a while, right?!  
Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015 Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm (give or take) Cost: $25.00
Call the store to register: 250-769-1257
*The cut off date to sign up for this class is October 3rd!!*  Don't hesitate!
This is an intermediate crochet class, easy, but all you need to know is a few basic stitches. Chain (ch), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc) and a double crochet (dc). There are some great tutorials on the internet if you need to brush up on your skills beforehand. You need to have a basic knowledge of Crochet before class as we will need all of our time to try to complete this project.
What you need to bring:  scissors5 mm crochet hook (this can be ordered through the store ahead of time)3.75 mm crochet hook ( this can be ordered through the store ahead of time)2 stitch markers (if you have them, you can also use …

Boxed Mini Album, with Bonnie

This album in a box was a sold out class so I am offering it once again using the beautiful Graphic 45 Botanical Tea paper collection.
The pages have fold out flaps, tags, and pockets with pull outs; tons of room for plenty of photos and journalling.
Stop by the store and check out the sample. Class size is limited so sign up now.
Date: Saturday September 26, 2015 Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Cost: $42.00
Call the store to register 250-769-1257
Supplies to bring to class: Basic tool kit including pop dotsScissors, tweezersPencil, ruler7mm sook wang tapeGlossy accentsBone folderNon stick craft matInk blending tool with clean foamTim Holtz distress ink – Vintage PhotoLunch and a drink (we will take a short break) 
NOTE: You will need “Scotch Quick Dry Adhesive” for this class and a Precision Tip Applicator Bottle. Both items are available for purchase when you register.

September Stack A Stash, with Bonnie

On the last Sunday of the month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash, and it is hosted by a different instructor each month. It is such a great way to start your stash of cards, ready to have on hand when an occasion arises.
In the Stack A Stash classes, you make two all occasion cards and two Christmas cards.
This month you will be creating two Christmas cards and two birthday cards.

Date: Sunday, September 27, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
OR 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost: $20.00
(kits available $20.00)

Supplies to bring: Basic tool kitPop dotsTweezersNon stick craft matInk blending tool & extra foamsTim Holtz Distress Inks: Stormy Sky, Tumbled Glass, Salty Ocean, Vintage Photo

Autumn Leaves Cards, with Hazel

This class showcases three of the Acucut Card dies available for your use at Memories & More.

These cards make a nice fall trio including a fun Halloween card.

Adhesives including 3D foam squares, thick & thin.
Ink Pads: Peanut Brittle & Vintage Photo & applicators
Shaping tools for leaves.

Date: September 19, 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost: $20.00