January 2010
 

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New Year’s Day
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Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

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Copic Workshop I: Introduction to Copic
10:30-12:30
Copic Workshop II
2:00-4:00

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12  NEW!

Men’s Birthday Cards
10:30am-12:30pm

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Quick & Easy Birthday Cards

6:30pm-8:30pm

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Penny Black Cards
6:30pm-8:30pm

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Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

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Quick & Easy Cupcake Cards
10:30am-12:30pm
Basic Grey Playing in the Snow Layout class + BONUS "Homemade" Mini
2:00pm-4:00pm

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NEW KID’S CLASS!

Disney Princess

11:30am-1:30pm

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Quick & Easy Birthday Cards
10:30am-12:30pm

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NEW INSTRUCTOR!

Glitter Glam

6:30pm-8:30pm

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Cherries Jubilee
6:30pm-8:30pm

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Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

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Basic Grey: Nook & Pantry Cards
10:30am-12:30pm
From Sketch to Scrapped
2:00pm-4:00pm

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NEW KID’S CLASS!
BFF Chipboard Album
11:30am-1:30pm

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Penny Black Cards
10:30am-12:30pm

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All You Need Is Love—Layouts
6:30pm-8:30pm

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NEW INSTRUCTOR!

Simply Sweet
6:30pm-8:30pm

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Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

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For The Men In Your Life…All Occasion Cards
10:30am-12:30pm
Cheery Slice Cards
2:00pm-4:00pm

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NEW INSTRUCTOR!
Whipper Snapper Meets Watercolor

11:30am-1:30pm

FEBRUARY
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NEWLY DESIGNED!


Scrapbooking 101

6:30pm-8:30pm

NEW!

Be My Valentine: Cards
6:30pm-8:30pm

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Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

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All You Need is Love  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: 15.00   Supply Fee: $5.00

The new Bo Bunny Persuasion line is perfect to create some wonderful layouts to celebrate those you love!  We're going to create a double page and a single page layout and we'll talk about how you can turn this one into a double p
age layout if you want to.  These layouts would be great for layouts about your significant other, kids, grandparents, friends - whoever you want to celebrate!

We'll also be playing with some cool techniques and products, so come join us for a night of layout fun!

Basic Grey "Playing in the Snow" Layout class and BONUS "Homemade" Mini   NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $15.00
OVER $45.00 IN PRODUCT!!

Wow!  Now talk about a couple of fun projects and some amazing product!  There are products from Eskimo Kisses for the layout and the Nook and Pantry line for the recipe book mini.  Not only will you have enough for your mini and double page layout, but TONS of extra product to take home!  I'm sure most of us have more than enough snow pictures from last year for this fabulous double page layout and if not, you can get ahead of the game for this year!  The mini is a wonderful keepsake to give to someone though I bet you'll want to keep it for yourself.

All Supplies Included.  Over $45.00 in product to keep!

Basic Grey Nook and Pantry Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: 15.00   Supply Fee: $10.00

 
 
The Nook and Pantry Kit has enough Nook and Pantry patterned paper die-cuts, printed and scored cardstock, rub-ons, printed chipboard, and envelopes to create 8 unique cards. 
 
Come and have fun creating these cards with all these great designs!


Be My Valentine: Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $ $5.00

Come join me in making these super cute Valentines cards that can be sent to anyone on your list.  We'll be using some great stamps from Penny Black, Whipper Snapper and Stampendous.  You'll have a chance to use the Copic markers and learn different techniques to shade your pictures.  All supplies are included.

BFF Chipboard Album  NEW!  Ages 10+
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $8.00

I don't know about your daughters but mine spend hours taking pictures of themselves and their friends.  Here's a super fun and funky 10 page chipboard book for all BFF's.  Your pre-teen and teenage girls are going to love this great little bookmade with paper from Glitz's Hot Mama collection.  There are ten pages with lots of room for pics of the BFFs and journaling.  This class is open to anyone age ten and up.  All supplies included.

Cheery Slice Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00

Here's another great class where you'll get a chance to get hands on time playing with the awesome new portable die cut machine from Making Memories - THE SLICE....  This little but powerful machine makes card making so easy and lots of fun.  We're going to make four cards using paper from the always cute Doodlebug collection.   Come and join me for a fun evening.  All supplies are including.

Cherries Jubilee  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply fee: $5.00

Have you ever found the cutest sheet of stickers but just aren't sure what to do with them?  Here is the class to show you how easy it is to take a great sheet of stickers and make some great, simple cards.  We will be using the Cherries Jubilee sticker sheet from Doodle Bug, along with some of their braddies, a single sheet of Scenic Route pattern paper and a couple sheets of cardstock to make six adorable cards.  You will have plenty of stickers left over to make several more cards at home.  All supplies included.

Copic Workshop I: Introduction to Copics
Totally Redesigned!  New Instructor!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00

You've heard all the hype about Copic markers, maybe you've even taken a class or two and used them.  Come to this beginner's class and learn how to get the most out of your markers.  We will be discussing the Copic colour chart, how to choose your colours, basic blending techniques and care/maintenance of your markers.  We will be working on stamped images, however, no finished project will be completed in this class.

Copic Workshop II
Totally Redesigned!  New Instructor!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00

So now you've had a chance to play with your Copics.  You've mastered the basic blending techniques and you understand the Copic colour chart and how to choose your colours.  This class will cover more advanced techniques, such as air brushing and working with embellishments, plus more.  We will be working with stamped images, however no finished project will be completed in class.  Prerequisite - Introduction to Copics.

Disney Princess  NEW!  Ages 10+
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $10.00

For the Princess in all of us.  This paper bag album is all about the princesses out there - along with Disney's famous princesses.  We will be making a paper bag album, using some great shimmery, glittery paper from Best Creation Inc.  If you've never done a paper bag album before, you're going to love the secret compartments and how easy it is to make a really fun book.  For those still in middle/high school - learn how to make a paper bag album and then use this idea for your next project and WOW your teacher!   This album is a full twelve pages of fun stickers and places for pictures of your little (or big) princess.  This class is open to anyone over 10 years old.  All supplies included.

For the Men in Your Life...
All Occasion Cards                  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $5.00

 Have you ever wanted a quick card for one of the men in your life and didn't have anything handy?  Come and create a set of 6 cards of various sentiments to have on hand when you need them!  These use a masculine line from Dream Street papers and various Hero Arts stamps.  ***Note - anyone that took the Quick and Easy Cards III and has the Hero Arts sentiment stamps could bring them to use in this class to limit your wait time.

From Sketch to Scrapped  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: 15.00   Supply Fee: $5.00

In this class, we're going to take a sketch (this month from Debbie Gaydos at www.scrappydeb.blogspot.com) and complete a double page layout in class.  The first thing we'll do is choose papers that'll compliment your pictures and I'll be there to help you do that.  Then we'll talk about the design, how you might want to change it to make it your own and how to simply get that 2-pager done!  You're encouraged to bring pictures to help you pick your papers and so that you can go home with something finished.  Remember that the sizes in the sketch can be worked with or your pictures can be cropped. Basic supplies for the layout will be included and then you can purchase any extras that night that you might want to add to your layout as well.  I'll help with this too!

Glitter Glam  NEW CLASS!  NEW INSTRUCTOR!
Instructor: Alexis Easton
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

Let the inner glitter queen out!! If you have seen the glitter card samples around the store and wondered - how did they do that? - then this is the class for you. In this class you will be playing with Sookwang tape and Ritz glitter. You will learn a few different processes and tricks to make your glitter projects come to life. Glitter along with the beautiful "Indian Summer" paper from Basic Grey are sure to delight anyone lucky enough to receive these cards from you. Come on out and get a little glittery. You won't regret it!!  All Supplies Included.

Men's Birthday Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00

You've been asking for them, so here they are - Men's Birthday cards!  Finally, a class for the men in our life.  We will be making four great cards using stamps from Stampin Bellas (yes they do make stamps for men!) Whipper Snapper and Stampendous.  We'll be using Copics to colour them in and get a chance to play with the air brush system for the backgrounds.  This is going to be a super fun class!  All supplies are included.

Penny Black Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply fee: $5.00

Who wouldn't love to receive one of these adorable cards using the funky new stamps from Penny Black.  We'll color the stamps using Copic markers and have a chance to really play with some fun blending techniques.  All supplies are included.

Quick and Easy Cards: Birthday Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply Fee: $15.00

Have you ever bought a set of a line of paper you just love thinking it'd make great cards and then not known what to do with it?  Well, then this class is for you!  We'll be taking a set of Scribble Scrabble papers and matching cardstock to create a set of 6 cards with leftovers for you to play with at home.   Also included in the class is a great set of Hero Arts acrylic sentiment stamps that you'll use in class and take home with you!  All Supplies Included.

Quick and Easy Cards: Cupcake Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply Fee: $15.00

Have you ever bought a set of a line of paper you just love thinking it'd make great cards and then not known what to do with it?  Well, then this class is for you!  We'll be taking some Basic Grey papers and matching cardstock to create a set of 6 cards. Also included in the class is a great set of Hero Arts acrylic stamps that you'll use in class and take home with you!  All Supplies Included.  **Note - if you have a dark brown journaling pen, you could bring it to help limit your wait time.

Scrapbooking 101  NEWLY DESIGNED!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee:$10.00

Have you ever thought about wanting to start scrapbooking, but look at all the product and ideas and get overwhelmed? Well, this is the right place for you to start!  We'll complete a double page layout using a sketch and you should bring 6-10 pictures of the same event to use on that layout.  We'll begin by talking about colour and patterns and then I'll help you choose the papers you're going to use for your layout and we can get started.  There will be discussion about paper trimmers, adhesives and basic layout design.  Keep your eyes out for Scrapbooking 102 in February which will focus more on product and techniques!!

Simply Sweet  NEW CLASS!  NEW INSTRUCTOR!
Instructor: Alexis Easton
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $8.50

Who can resist giving your valentine a little sweet treat on Valentine's Day? In this class you will have the chance to play with a variety of containers to create the perfect treat for your valentine. This super cute paper line from We R Paper is sure to leave a sweet taste in anyone's mouth. Come and enjoy creating unique and personal treat favours for that someone special!!  All Supplies Included.

Whipper Snapper Meets Watercolor
NEW CLASS!  NEW INSTRUCTOR!
Instructor: Alexis Easton
Class Fee: $15.00 
Supply Fee: $5.00

Everyone loves these Whippersnapper Stamps. Here's your chance to give them the detail they deserve. In this class you will learn the basics of watercolour and it's easier than you would think!! Using the Tombo watercolour pens, you will be amazed how quickly you can learn to watercolour. This class is for any ability, from beginners to intermediates. If you can hold a pen then you have what it takes!! Learn to watercolour in 2 hours!! It's just that easy.  All Supplies Included.

Friday Night Crop
5pm-11:30pm
Fee: $5.00

Precious Memories offers Crops every Friday night from 5pm to 11:30pm in our Studio, excluding holidays.

Meet Alexis Easton, a new edition to the Precious Memories instructors team. Alexis has been crafting as far back as she can remember. Being a lefty, she feels it's in her blood and just a part of who she is. Alexis's passion for photography turned into a scrap booking addiction 6 years ago, during the pregnancy of her daughter, and she hasn't put down the paper since.
 
Currently you can find Alexis experimenting with all things paper related. From cards, to gifts, to photography, to scrap booking. If it's creative - she's sure to have tried it. Alexis is very excited to have the opportunity to share the creative bug and is looking forward to seeing new and familiar faces in her classes. You can check out what she has currently been working on, on her blog : www.beinspiredbyalexis.blogspot.com/


** PLEASE FEEL FREE TO BRING YOUR OWN TRIMMER TO ANY CLASSES IF YOU ARE MORE COMFORTABLE WITH IT **
 

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