Tomorrow I teach at The Stamping Studio in Windsor, NS.
American Crafts Dear Lizzy Mini Album $50 Tuesday March 19th @7pm
This album is simply stunning & trendy and will be perfect as that coffee table book to show off your favourite photos. An album full of trendy patterned paper such as chevrons, florals and mason jars. A mini album full of hidden pockets, die cuts and layers. This class hopefully will ignite you to have a passion for creating mini albums to show off your life!
Glimmer Mist Class $40 Wednesday March 20th @9:30am
Come learn many different ways to use mists. We will create many different projects using lot's of unique mediums. This is a very technique driven class on how to use mists. We will do many things to create different looks. Please dress appropriately as this class can get messy. All glimmer mists will be supplied in lot's of colours for you to be able to play some more when you get home. :))
Now off to Shabby Shutters in Antigoish, NS for 3 more awesome classes.
This black 7 Gypsies tray has 6 compartments that we are going to decorate to create a fabulous home decor piece. We are going to have 5 unique parts that will feature many different techniques such as:painting, stenciling, layering,distressing,tearing embossing and stamping. Bring ONE 4×6 vertical photo that you want to showcase, as well as 2 smaller photos that relate to that photo. I recommend printing them off in 2×3 sizes, or 2×2. These can be optional. students should bring:
- black or dark brown ink
- basic tool kit: scissors, trimmer, adhesive
- black marker
Thurs: 9am-noon: Altered Project ”Monogrammed Mini Album” $50″ This mini album will be created from scratch and is great for family, travel or an event. In this chipboard album, we will be creating a cleaner look. Our focus will be on how to create great groupings with embellishments. Where to place them, how many to put in, how to combine wood with flowers and tickets, etc. The photos for this album will be smaller sizes. No need to bring them, they can be put in after. But I would range in sizes from 2×2, 2×3, 3×4, 4×4.
- basic tool kit
- a wet adhesive such as fabritak, 3 in 1 or a glue gun if you prefer.
- white paint (small size- I can’t fly with this as it explodes in my suitcase, been there done that)
- foam brush to apply white paint.
- optional: favorite border or shape punches
Thurs 1pm-3:30pm: “A month in the life of…” $45 AKA “Let’s Get ‘er done” You’ve heard about Project Life but haven’t thought about how to begin. Come join me and see how you can combining scrapbooking with journaling your life. Learn scrapbooking on a whole new level. The focus of this class will be how to tie in the different sizes of page protectors to suit your story. You will learn how to make them pretty, why they might work for you, and see how you can get a lot of pages done in a short time period. Essentially it is working in many different scrapbook sizes. It is one of the best ways to document your daily life, travel, an occasion such as a birthday. All the unique page protectors will be supplied. students bring:
Take 1, 2 or all 3 classes!! There’s NO extra registration fee for this extra-ordinary event! These classes are unique and WILL NOT be taught anywhere else. Book 2 classes and receive $10 Shabby Shutter coupon to shop (valid for Mar 20-21 only) Book 3 classes and receive $20 Shabby Shutter coupon to shop (valid for Mar 20-21 only) PLUS for those who want, you can stay at the Shabby House and scrap until 11pm on the evening of the 20!! Refreshments, door prizes and unlimited giggles will be provided! ***Refunds will not be issued unless a replacement participant can be found*** Limited Seating available Great Place to Stay: The Maritime Inn in Antigonish is issuing a special rate of $119/night for a Double room providing 4 more rooms are booked. They are located within a 3min walk from Shabby Shutters and their food is to die for!! Just ask them for the Shabby Shutter block of rooms. Phone # 902-863-4001.
Then I am off to Moncton for Crop & Create! Cannot wait, this is the most fun ever!!!!!! They are all across Canada, so if you have never been find the closest one to you to come to!
Find me at A Pile of Scrap!(phone store for times and days)
Glitz & Glam Layout Class
This is a fabulous class to learn about mixing 7 matching patterned papers. Work with chevrons, ginghams & prints. Create a double pg with lot's of layers then create a "cleaner" bonus pg. There is lot's of embellishments to also personalize your own layouts.
Chalkboard Style- Oodles of Doodles
Chalkboard style is the latest rage. So let's create fun layouts. You will learn lot's of doodling tips & styles that you will be able to draw anywhere. We will play with Core'dinations Black Magic line, sanding, tearing & learning new techniques.
Everyone has birthdays, so let's scrap them in style! Come create 2 unique 12x12 single layouts for your next party, and as a bonus, you will also create 2 clean birthday cards to give away! This class plays with brilliant colours, layers, and trendy embellishments such as toothpick flags, pennant banners, photo frames, chipboard embellishments. Lot's of mixing and matching patterned paper. Lot's of tips will be given to help you learn why certain patterns work well with others.
Pocket Life Mini Album
Scrapbooking your daily life is all the rage right now. Albums are becoming more creative in their sizes, we are mixing and matching scrapbook sizes within albums and the results are FABULOUS! You are able to tell a broader story, use more pictures include better places to journal all while still keeping it in page protectors. These are mini albums intended to last a lifetime. Come join me as we create as many pages as we can, all page protectors will be provided and there will be lot's and lot's of embellishments to decorate these fun layouts. We will be using the new Studio Calico line; Here & There
Now back up to Moncton, and it looks like I get to do a little site seeing too. AWESOME!!! beautiful fun city!!!!!!!
Find me at the Scrap Shack in Riverview, NB!
Bold & Beautiful: Do you like pages that pop and are full of colour, but not quite sure how much to use? We will play with building layers using patterned paper and embellishments. You will create 3 very unique layouts playing with different styles. Photo sizes will vary on every layout. Let's break you out of the shell with this one.
The Maritimes tour is coming to a close now! My last round of classes are at The Scrapbook Studio on Prince Edward Island.
Friday, March 29th 1pm-4pm 8x8 American Crafts Mini Album $50 per person Mini albums are the perfect way to show off daily life, vacations or a special occasion. This class is going to take on a modern twist. Let's combine the trend of instagram & washi tape. Now you may not do instagram or have even heard of it, but that doesn't mean you can't play along. On the market there are photo overlays that can give your photos some neat instagram looks. So I thought why not be one of the first classes to play with the trendy new embellishments. Also in this class you will see some AMAZING things that you can do with adhesives.
6pm-9pm Sugar & Spice and Everything Nice Double Page Layout $40 per person In this class we are going to break out American Crafts "My Girl" line and create feminine layouts. Perfect for that special girl in your life. Lot's of layers & embellishments. It will be very whimsical. At the end of class we will create a bonus layout "All about me." Come prepared to laugh while learning layering techniques.
Saturday, March 30th 9am - 12noon A Card For All Occasions $30 per person Join me for a round robin class where we will create as many cards as time allows. We will create for the holidays, special occasions, thankyou's or maybe just to say hi. Cards will feature layers, fun embellishments, die cuts and learn a few neat things about adhesive from Scrapbook Adhesive by 3L. 2pm - 5pm
Project Life- Use Your Stash While Documenting Your Life $55 per person Do you ever run out of time to scrap, but still want to capture all the memories that still happen? Great way to document your thoughts & ideas even if you don't have photos to go with it. The unique pg. protectors flow perfect in between the standard 12x12 pgs. In this class we are going to work with many different pg. protectors. Come prepared to do as many layouts as we can in the 3 hrs. (all pg protectors will be supplied.
Now I leave this gorgeous island to go back to Moncton! And I get to spend Easter sunday with friends and scrap! now that is what I call wicked!!!!
Don't forget, when I return I leave for Brandon & Winnipeg. You can take some classes from me at Scrapbooking at Shelley's in Brandon-Apri 3rd & 4th.
Whimsical Home Canvas- $45
Have you ever wanted to create home decor? This is the perfect way to show off your style while experimenting with different techniques. This class will provide a great opportunity for you to learn about paper collage, layering, and then how to create different unique looks with paint, stamps, ink, doodling and rub ons. Of course there will be bling! This is the perfect mixed media class that will suit all skill levels. Easy paced, and lot's of room for you to be creative and experiment.
Glimmer Mist Mini Album- $45
This class is full of many many different glimmer misting techniques. stenciling, spritzing, blending, layering, embossing, positive/negative, the list goes on and on. Each student will get 3 full size bright colours to play with as well as many different mediums that can also be misted. This class is fun, but you can get messy so please dress appropriately!
A Card For All Occasions
Join me for a round robin class where we will create as many cards as time allows. We will create for the holidays, special occasions, thankyou's or maybe just to say hi. Cards will feature layers, fun embellishments, die cuts & learn a few neat things about adhesive from Scrapbook Adhesive by 3L.
Glamour & Glitz Layout class
In this class we are going to play with the stunning Glitz Design papers. Always beautiful and eye appealing, we are going to layer and play with design and mixing/matching patterns. Come prepared to create 3 12x12 layouts.
Then that weekend in Winnipeg for another Crop & Create!!!!! woohoo! Winnipeg friends are you ready?
PLus, fabulous news for me, I've joined a few new design teams, but I cant share that news yet. But all my new classes will feature them. CANNOT wait!!!!
Now off to bed, I have to wake up in 5hrs to catch my plane!!!!