Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Coming in November

that you won't want to miss!

Have a “Snow-Flakey” Christmas with Robin Tharaldson

Friday, November 6  1PM to 3PM
Cost: $20
Three holiday cards using Lawn Fawn dies and Stamps and Tailored Expressions embossing folder.
Please bring your Basic Stamping Kit plus foam tape, tweezers, liquid glue with fine tip and a tape runner.
If you are interested in this class, call Linda to reserve a spot by Wednesday so Robin can prepare a kit for you.  (714) 974-3552

 Snowglobe Ornament
with Lynette

Saturday, November 7th
Two 1 hour classes available

10:30am or 12:00 noon         $10.00 

Come and join in on some pre-holiday fun! You will learn how to construct a snowglobe ornament using a purchased clear plastic ornament and the cute “Ready, Set, Snow” stamp set from Lawn Fawn.
Class participants will be stamping, die cutting, coloring with Copics, and heat embossing. Ornament is embellished with a lot of glitter which does not show up in the photo.
*All supplies will be provided
 If you are interested in this class, you will need to call Linda by Thursday to sign up.



FRIDAY, NOV. 13th  6:30 P.M.       $ 18.00
Come and join in the fun using stamps from Mama Elephant - Reindeer Games, and Lawn Fawn  Snowy Backdrops.   The dies used are from Mama Elephant - Reindeer Games-Creative Cuts and Twinkle Towns-Creative Cuts to make these two fun cards. 
We will be making one "spinner" card and one" changing scene" card.  We will be doing simple coloring since the object of this class is to learn how to create the two different types of cards with moving elements.  You will be able to choose from white base or tan base, using Neenah 80# card stock (Solar White and Desert Storm)  Please specify when you sign up for class which you prefer.

Supplies to bring to class are:

coloring tool of choice (pencil or markers)
Basic Stamp Kit
(scissors, glue or tape runner,foam tape)
Score Tape
Ranger Matte Medium
NOTE:  If you are interested in buying extra kits please let Linda know when you sign up so I can bring them to class.

Make sure to call Linda to reserve you spot.


Christmas Card Class with Lori 

Saturday, November 21 at 10:30 am    $18.00
In this class, we will be using embossing and glitter. I will show you how to make good use of your stamps by transforming a non-Christmas stamp into a Christmas card! 

Please bring your basic stamp kit, foam tape, and either copic markers or colored pencils.

Call Linda to reserve a spot. 


Holiday Mixed Media Altered Book
Frances Driesbach

Saturday, November 21    1:00 p.m.     $25.00

Mixed Media Altered Book Supplies                                                                                   
**Minimum items to bring to class
**Used Hardcover Book – about 6” x 9”, thin, 100 pages or so, with a sewn binding will work best, especially for a first project. Books with glued bindings can fall apart when altered. Yard sales, thrift stores and library sales are good sources. The Orange Library on Chapman Avenue has a 10 cent book wall outside the main doors. Make sure the book is not valuable. Avoid books with shiny or brittle pages, mold or mildew.
**Steel ruler
**Exacto or craft knife with fresh blade

   Cushioned grip for Exacto handle (optional, makes holding the blade for long period of time more comfortable)
**Safety glasses
**Scrap of chipboard or small cutting pad
    Non-stick craft mat
Additional tools & supplies
Bring if you can, necessary supplies will be available in class
  • Basic Stamping Kit
  • Black Staz-On or Mememto Ink
  • Sharp scissors
  • Acrylic blocks for clear stamps
  • Variety of glues including white glue or Mod Podge, plus your preferred glues for paper and embellishments
  • Disposable cup for thinning glue with water
  • Old paintbrush for spreading glue
  • Old plastic gift or credit card for burnishing, bone folder
  • Sandpaper, sanding block, or emery boards
  • Clear or washi tape
  • Binder clips, clamps and/or large rubber bands
  • Tweezers
  • Small paper cutter
  • Brushed Pewter Distress Paint, Inks, Paint, markers
  • Tumbled Glass Distress Stickles

Suggested supplies for finishing the Book
Items used in the project will be provided in class, products listed below by name are available from Stamp Fever
  • “Let’s Bokeh in the Snow” paper, Lawn Fawn
  • “Ready, Set, Snow” and “Snowy Backdrops” clear stamps, Lawn Fawn
  • “Mini Snowflakes” craft dies, Lawn Fawn
  • Tissue paper
  • Chipboard shapes
  • Ribbons, embellishments, small decorative items
Questions? Email me at francesd@tiki.net
Hope you can all join us for these classes.
Great way to start the holiday season!

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