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March Stack A Stash, with Hazel

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On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises.



This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two cards that can be used for any occasion.
Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.

Date: Sunday March 20, 2016 10:00 am - 12:00 pm [full] or 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm [7 seats available] Cost: $22.00  (Kits available)
Supplies to bring to class: Basic tool kit Scissors & Tweezers 3-D squares, (1/16" and 1/8") Mono multi glue (or favorite glue)
Suggested to bring to class IF YOU HAVE: McGill flower shaping kit and mat Fired Brick ink with sponge inker

Welcome Baby Cards with Denica

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Make these cute baby cards using Peter Rabbit inspired colours! In this class you will make one of each card and have a little stash for those wonderful moments. We are water colouring images from the new Bunny Tea Time stamp set from Open Studio. 


Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 Time: 10 am - 1 pm Cost: $18.00
Kits are available for this class $3.50 shipping
Supplies needed for this class:
Basic tool kit including detail scissorsnon stick craft matfoam dotsliquid adhesivea large stamp block to use as a paletteWhite gel pensmall water colour brush or paint brush and a small container for waterWater colour pens (Tim Holtz Distress Markers or Zig Clean Colour pens) in the following colours:  Zig Clean Colour:
            - Olive green 043             - Tea Rose 220             - Pale Rose 230             - Light Pink 026
  Tim Holtz Distress markers:            - Stormy Sky            - Vintage Photo            - Antique Linen            - Black Soot
            * Tombow marker -N89

Northern Winter Cards, with Maresa

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In this class we will be making all occasion cards that can be customized to suit any occasion, but will be especially suited to masculine birthdays etc. [I will be providing a variety of stamps for you to choose from.]  
We will be creating our own backgrounds, with emphasis on masking and resists. This technique can be easily reproduced using any colour scheme of you wish, and will be a great addition to your crafting arsenal.
Call the store at 250.769.1257 to register.
Date: Friday February 26, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Sunday March 6, 2016 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Cost: $25.00
**KITS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS CLASS.**
Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots [both 1/16" and ⅛" thick recommended]
- adhesive FOAM tape, or 3mm white fun foam [available for purchase at the store]
- paper trimmer, to cut fun foam
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- scissors
- tweezers
- Scotch tape
- lots of baby wipes and paper tow…

Baby Boy OR Baby Girl Mini Album, with Bonnie

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THIS CLASS IS NOW SOLD OUT. A NEW DATE MAY BE ADDED. IF INTERESTED, PLEASE CALL THE STORE AND LEAVE YOUR NAME; 250-769-1257

Carta Bella has created a beautiful line of baby papers that inspired these baby mini albums.







The details in these minis are incredible. There are pockets, tags from 1 month to 12 months, magnetic flip ups and pages to hold tons of those precious photos.
You will receive everything you need to complete the boy or girl album including magnets and a 12 x 12 sticker sheet for embellishing.
Please specify Boy or Girl when you register. Class participants may order extra kits if desired.
Date and Time: Saturday, March 5, 2016 10:00 am to 3:30 pm Cost: $60.00
Please call the store to register: 250-769-1257
Supplies to bring to class; Basic tool kit including detail scissors, pop dots (both thickness's)Ruler, pencil and eraserTombo Mono glue (green lid/white bottle)Scotch tapeBone folderSook Wang double sided tape; (I used 3mm, 5mm, 7mm and 12mm so bring all the sizes you have…

February Stack A Stash, with Bonnie

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On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises.


This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two friendship cards.  I will bring various sentiment stamps for you to select from. We will be doing some water colouring with distress inks as well as some 3D flower shaping.
Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.

Date: Sunday February 28, 2016 10:00 am - 12:00 pm [2 seats available] or 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm [3 seats available] Cost: $22.00 Kits available; shipping $3.50 if applicable
Supplies to bring to class: Basic tool kit Tweezers Glossy accents Non stick craft mat Ink blending tool with clean foam Water brush or small paint brush and small water container Tim Holtz Distress Inks; Weathered Wood, Frayed Burlap, Brushed Corduroy (I will bring m…

Wedding/Anniversary Explosion Box Class, with Denica

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If you have any weddings or anniversaries this year, you will want to make this gorgeous gift explosion box!  The box comes with everything needed to decorate the inside, or leave it blank and add photos of the lovely couple for a personal touch.
We will be creating a lovely paper rose and using a ton of fun dies including the new MFT Tag builder 5 and the MFT Mini stitched scalloped squares!
Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016 Time: 10 am -1 pm Cost: $32.00
There are no kits available for this class
Supplies needed: Basic tool kit including tweezers and detail scissorsnon-stick craft matwet adhesive (Tombo Mono Multi recommended)Ranger Multi Medium Matte with a fine tip applicator ( if you have it, we will be gluing lots of tiny pieces)Glossy AccentsAntique Linen distress ink pad and blending tool with foam (mini pad is okay)Sookwang or Be Creative tape: 5 mmThin foam dots: small and regularWink of Stella pen: clear"clear" SticklesSupplies recommended to bring: McGill flower shapin…