January 2009
Class Calendar 

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Free* Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

 

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Free* Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

 

10  NEW!

Copic Basics
Workshop
Beginner

10:30am-12:30pm

 Copic Basics Workshop
Advanced

2:00pm-4:00pm

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13   NEW!

Bling on the Snow!

6:30pm-8:30pm

14   NEW!

SOS: Girlfriends Mini Album

6:30pm-8:30pm

15   NEW!

Stamping Techniques:
Paper Piecing

6:30pm-8:30pm

16

 

Free* Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

 

17   NEW!

Fast & Fabulous 4: Series 14

10:30am-12:30pm

”All Roads Lead To Home” Album
2:00pm-4:00pm

18

19   NEW!

Keep In Touch
Address & Phone Book

6:30pm-8:30pm

20

21   NEW!

Terrific Techniques

6:30pm-8:30pm

22

Getting Started: An Introduction to Scrapbooking & Cardmaking

6:30pm-8:30pm

23

 

Free* Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

 

24   NEW!

Frosty Days Accordian Album

10:30am-12:30pm

 Families Are Forever 9x9 Album
2:00pm-4:00pm

25   NEW!

Play Time
1:00-3:00

26   NEW!

Copic Basics
Workshop
Beginner

6:30pm-8:30pm

27   NEW!

Lucky Star
6:30pm-8:30pm

28   NEW!

For Men
6:30pm-8:30pm

29   NEW!

Stamping Techniques:
Paper Piecing

6:30pm-8:30pm

30

 

Free* Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

 

31   NEW!

Copic Basics Workshop
Advanced

10:30am-12:30pm

 

 

 

All Roads Lead to Home NEW!
Instructor: Tara Gove
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $20.00

Come and join Tara to make this beautiful My Word mini album that features products from Bo Bunny's Spendor collection with coordinating products. What a fun way to display your favourite family photos. Fee includes My Word chipboard album, Splendor papers, Our Home cardstock sticker, Double Dot papers, Double Dot and coordinating ribbons, Double Dot chipboard, full color instructions and 1 bottle of Zip Dry glue.
 


Bling on the Snow (layout class) NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee:$5.00

This class includes a double and a single page layout, so you'll have 3 pages completed when we're finished! This class uses some fun techniques and products for giving you a little added sparkle and bling to those snow pictures.

 



Copic Basics Workshop – Beginner NEW!
Instructor: Tara Gove
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Have you joined the Copic craze yet? Have you bought the markers and aren't sure how to use them? Here is your chance to find out what all the fuss is about. In this workshop we will cover the basics of Copic Markers. This is a great way to get some experience with these great tools if you are considering a purchase. For this workshop, students will use the store markers to get some hands on experience. This workshop will only cover the basic color techniques of Copics. Topics to be covered include: paper and ink selection, coloring techniques, blending techniques and refilling your pens. Cards will not be completed in this class.
 


Copic Basics Workshop – Advanced NEW!
Instructor: Tara Gove
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Ok, so you’ve made the jump and purchased some markers. Perhaps you’ve been playing with the markers and you love them, but what else can you do with them? In this workshop you will be exploring all the other techniques that you can use these pens for. For this workshop, students will use the store markers to get some hands on experience. Topics to be covered include: ink to rubber coloring, airbrushing, blender solution techniques, mixed media, unusual papers and more. This is an advanced workshop, cards will not be completed in this class.
 


Families 4ever NEW!
Instructor: Tara Gove
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $30.00

Come and join Tara to make this beautiful 9x9 mini album that features products from Bo Bunny's Organic collection with coordinating products. What a fun way to display your favourite family photos. Fee includes 9x9 Bare naked album, Organic papers, We R Family cardstock sticker, Double Dot papers, Double Dot and coordinating ribbons, Double Dot chipboard, full color instructions and 1 bottle of Zip Dry glue
 


Fast & Fabulous 4: Series 14 NEW!
Instructor: Tara Gove
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Overwhelmed with all the available patterned paper? You love to buy it, share it, talk about it and organize it—but if you’re like most people, you don’t always know how to use it or are unable to find enough time to get the results you were anticipating. Once you have taken this class, Tara will send you on your way with four creative yet simple ideas that are sure to build your confidence and expand your abilities. We will take you back to the fundamentals of scrapbooking---Four patterned papers, four colors of cardstock, and you can create four fabulous pages all in 2 hours. This class is the 14th of a series by Tara. All supplies included.
 


For Men NEW!
Instructor: Jenn Kaczynski
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Do you have a hard time making birthday cards for Men? No glitter, no ribbon, no flowers this time..... impress the men with dry wall tape, washers and more....All Supplies Included.

Frosty Days NEW!
Instructor: Tara Gove
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $17.00

Come and join Tara to make this beautiful 6x6 mini album that features products from Bo Bunny's Winter Whisper collection with coordinating products. What a fun way to display your favourite winter photos. Fee includes 6"x6" insert pages, Winter Whisper papers, Frosty Days cardstock sticker, Double Dot papers, Double Dot ribbon, coordinating ribbons, Bella Journee pewter brads, full color instructions and 1 bottle of Zip Dry glue

 



Getting Started: An Introduction to Scrapbooking & Cardmaking
Instructor: Tobi Crawford
Class Fee: FREE*

Do you walk in to our store and feel immediately overwhelmed? This class was created for beginners to provide you with a stress free introduction in to the exciting and rewarding world of Scrapbooking & Cardmaking! And the best part is…it’s FREE*. This class covers the fundamentals of Scrapbooking, such as what tools are needed and how to use them, organizing your photos, selecting the right album, cropping, matting, color selection & layout. We also include an introduction to Cardmaking, a complimentary craft to Scrapbooking, since a lot of the same supplies are used. To demonstrate the relationship between the two, you will also create a handmade card using the left over products from your scrapbook layout as well as incorporating some of the fun cardmaking products that we carry. You will leave this class with your first layout completed. Please bring 6-8 photos with you (preferably with the same theme). All other supplies are included. A $15.00 non-refundable/non-transferable commitment fee will be charged upon registration and will be credited back towards your $25.00 purchase (before tax, after discount) on the night of the class. Limit 1 Free Introductory Class per person. No cash value. NO COUPONS.

 



Keep In Touch Address and Phone Book NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $20.00

Get organized for the new year and complete this fabulous little mini to get you started! Class comes with everything to complete the book and a bottle of Zip Dry is included!
 

 


Lucky Star NEW
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00

Supply Fee: $20.00

You will count yourself lucky when you take this darling 6X6 album. The perfect mix of bright, playful papers and coordinating product make up this delightful mini. You'll get everything you need to complete your album and more! A bottle of Zip Dry is included in the cost as well.

 


Play Time NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00

Supply Fee: $7.00

These fabulous My Mind's Eye Dreamy 2 papers are perfect for pictures of the boys in your life. Have fun with some dry embossing and ribbon pleating techniques. You'll complete a double page layout as well as a single page and we'll talk about how to turn this into a 2 pager if you want to! We'll also talk a little about getting the most out of your double sided papers like the My Mind's Eye ones used in this class.
 


Stamping Techniques: Paper Piecing NEW!
Instructor: Tobi Crawford
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Not to be confused with paper piercing, paper PIECING is a great technique for adding texture, pattern, and pizzaz. This is the first class in a series of card classes that will focus on stamping techniques! So if you're a technique junkie like me, you'll enjoy mastering your skills while making 5 awesome cards in this class. All Supplies Included.
 


SOS: Girlfriends Mini Album NEW!
Instructor: Jenn Kaczynski
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Join Jenn and create this very interesting fold out 6x6 mini album using WeR bold and bright paper. Capture your friends at their finest moments and keep a lifetime of memories in this album. Bring your "sistah's" and have a great evening making this album. All Supplies Included.
 


Terrific Techniques NEW!
Instructor: Jenn Kaczynski
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Several techniques wrapped up in one class. Experiment with brass templates, dry embossing, paste... it may get messy!!! All Supplies included.
 

 

FREE* Friday Night Crop   5pm-11:30pm

Precious Memories offers FREE* Crops every Friday night from 5pm to 11:30pm in our Design Studio, excluding holidays. You must pay $5 (plus GST) per person to reserve your spot. $5.00 fee is redeemable towards merchandise on the night of the Crop, so really it's FREE!


 

PRECIOUS MEMORIES' REGISTRATION POLICIES:
SPACE IS LIMITED FOR ALL CLASSES & CROPS, SO BE SURE TO PRE-REGISTER.  WE REQUIRE ALL CLASS FEES TO BE PAID AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION.  IF YOU ARE REGISTERING BY TELEPHONE, WE WILL BE HAPPY TO ACCEPT MASTERCARD OR VISA.  ALL CLASS FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.  IF 72 HOURS NOTICE IS GIVEN, A STORE CREDIT WILL BE ISSUED.  SORRY, NO CREDIT IF LESS THAN 72 HOURS NOTICE.   THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR CO-OPERATION.  NO CANCELLATION ON CROPS OR FREE CLASSES: FRIDAY NIGHT,  ALL DAY CROP FEES & FREE CLASS COMMITMENT FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE & NON-TRANSFERABLE & MAY ONLY BE REDEEMED TOWARDS MERCHANDISE ON THE DATE & TIME INDICATED ON REGISTRATION CARD BY THE PERSON WHO'S NAME APPEARS ON THE CARD.  If you are unable to attend and do not give sufficient notice for an in-store credit, we will be happy to provide you with your class supplies.  However, in order to secure your class kit, you MUST phone before the class.  In the event of a no show, without notification, your class kit may not be available.  All Guest Instructor Classes are non-refundable, non-transferable-no credits apply.  IN CONSIDERATION TO OTHERS, PLEASE NO BABIES OR CHILDREN.
 
 
 

Introducing 2 New Instructors at Precious Memories!

Jenn Kaczynski
Jenn has been stamping for over 15 years and scrapbooking for 10 years.
She has over 6 years experience teaching classes and loves to show others
new techniques. Jenn's enthusiasm will shine through when you attend her
classes.  Jenn will be introducing new monthly program,  "SOS" classes that you won't want to miss!   A perfect opportunity to bring a friend or two and spend the class doing girly girl projects!

We are proud to welcome Jenn to the Precious Memories Family!

See below for Jenn's new classes, starting this month!
 
Colleen Heidrich
Colleen is joining our teaching staff this month, but isn't new to the store, teaching or scrapbooking! Colleen has been a Sales Associate at Precious Memories for the past 2 years. She has been scrapbooking for about 15 years and card-making for about 5 years and you may have seen some of her design work that is currently on display in the store! Colleen also currently designs for two online kit club websites (Scrapperie.com and Scrapdango.com). She is also an adult ESL and high school teacher though has been taking some time off right now to spend at home with her two little guys, who are featured in a lot of her work!  Colleen is really looking forward to the opportunity to combine her loves of teaching and scrapbooking and hopes that you will join her this month!  You can keep up with what Colleen is doing, by visiting her Blog.  See below for Colleen's exciting new classes!

 
Contact Info
Precious Memories
604-530-2917