May 2010 Class Calendar

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1  NEW!
Wedding & Anniversary: Quick & Easy Cards
10:30am-12:30pm
NEW!
Fun & Flirty: All Occasion Cards
2:00pm-4:00pm

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5

Scrapbooking 101
6:30pm-8:30pm

NEW!

Classic Cards With Kioshi
6:30pm-8:30pm

 

7

 

Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

 NEW!

Beautiful on the Inside Out: Card Set

10:30am-12:30pm


 

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10

 

Thank You:
Quick & Easy Cards

10:30am-12:30pm

11  NEW!

Watercolor Your World

10:30am-12:30pm

12  NEW!

2 Becomes 6 Card Class
6:30pm-8:30pm

13  NEW!

Sketch-Tastic!

6:30pm-8:30pm

14

 

Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

15  NEW!

 

Special Guest:
Sherrie Siemens

See Below For Details!

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Copic Workshop I: Introduction to Copic
10:30am-12:30pm

18

 

Whipper Snapper Cuties
10:30am-12:30pm

19 

Lions and Tigers and Bears - Oh My
10:30am-12:30pm

 

NEW!

Copic Hair Colors
6:30pm-8:30pm

20  NEW!

 

Friends—The Family You Choose
6:30pm-8:30pm

21

 

Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

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Victoria Day
Open
11:00am-5pm

25

 

Copic Workshop II
10:30am-12:30pm

26

Princesses and Fairies and Flowers - OH MY!

10:30am-12:30pm

NEW!
From Sketched To Scrapped
6:30pm-8:30pm

27  NEW!

 

Watercolor Your World

6:30pm-8:30pm

28

 

Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

29  NEW!
Birthday Quick & Easy Cards

10:30am-12:30pm

NEW!

Card Organizer
2:00pm-4:00pm
 

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Special Guest Instructor:  Sherrie Siemens
SATURDAY, MAY 15th  2010    10:30am-12:30pm    $30.00
In this class you will learn all things Copic. What do those numbers mean and how do they help me in picking out markers that I want to blend? I will show you direct to paper blending techniques, fading away to whites. You will get to see the airbrush system demoed for coloring flowers and get to try it yourself! I will show you how to use that fabulous blender pen. We will make three wonderful and diverse cards at the same time I will be packing your brains with Copic information. I have all the markers for you to play with so come and see what the buzz is about Copic! 

 

 
Special Guest Instructor: Sherrie Siemens
SATURDAY, MAY 15th 2010
10:30am-12:30pm
Class Fee: $30.00

In this class you will learn all things copic. What do those numbers mean and how do they help me in picking out markers that I want to blend? I will show you direct to paper blending techniques, fading away to whites. You will get to see the airbrush system demoed for coloring flowers and get to try it yourself! I will show you how to use that fabulous blender pen. We will make three wonderful and diverse cards at the same time I will be packing your brains with copic information. I have all the markers for you to play with so come and see what the buzz is about Copic!

Sherrie has been stamping for the last 10 years. Her love of papercrafting has allowed her the opportunity to serve on many stamp and design teams. She has served on Crafty Secrets, Stampendous and is a Dirty Dozen Alumni member at Splitcoast Stampers. �Currently Sherrie serves on the Copic design team,�My Favorite Things design team�and works as a publication specialist for Cornish Heritage Farms stamp company. You can find her work in Papercrafts, CardMaker, CARDS, Simply Handmade, Crafts n' Things, Stampington's Take Ten and many other quality publications. She starting working with Copic in the summer of 2008 and now a regional instructor for certification events. You may have seen one of her many videos on youtube! Sherrie works at home in her studio in British Columbia, Canada where she has a wonderful husband of 17 years and two beautiful children. She is passionate about her family, papercrafting and a fabulous cuppa coffee! You can find her gallery of art on her blog at www.cardcreme.com


 
 
2 Becomes 6 Card Class NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: 15.00 Supply Fee: $5.00

We got papers in from a new company called My Little Shoebox and some of the prints are perfect for cards! In this class, we're going to take 2 sheets of patterned paper and some matching cardstock and embellishments and create a set of 6 cards with leftovers for you to create more at home! Yes, you've got it, just 2 sheets of double sided paper! Come and see the possibilities! All Supplies Included.


 
 
Beautiful on the Inside Out: Card Set
Instructor: Alexis Easton
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply Fee: $5.00

With Mother's day just around the corner, this card set is a perfect gift for someone special you know, who is beautiful on the inside and out. Just like the card set!! We will be using the NEW papers from My Minds Eye to create 5 cards and a cute little box to hold them. The unique thing about this set of cards is that the box and cards are all created using the Scor-Pal. If you have never used the Scor-Pal, you'll be surprised how many different folds you can create. Come check it out!! All Supplies Included.

 
Birthday Quick and Easy NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: 15.00 Supply Fee: $17.00
(includes stamp set valued at $23.99)

We could all use a few more birthday cards to have on hand and we'll be creating a set of 6 cards in this class. We'll be taking some fabulous new papers from differentcompanies along with matching cardstock to help bump up your birthday card stash. Also included in the class is a set of brand new Fiskars acrylic stamps that you'll use in class and take home with you ($23.99 value)! The best part is that there are sentiments to go on the inside of your cards in this stamp set as well! All Supplies Included.

 
Card Organizer NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich

Class Fee: 15.00 Supply Fee: $7.00

OK, so you've been busy making cards, but then need to make sure they actually get sent! Well then this is the class for you because we'll be making a book that you will have a section for each month and you can pop your card right into it. There will also be a calendar foreach month that you can write the birthdays, anniversaries and any other special events on so that you never miss another one! You'll get a chance to play with the Bind-It-All in this class as well, so some and join us. All Supplies Included. *** Note - Please bring your Scor-Pal if you have one.

 
Classic Cards with Kioshi   NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: 15.00 Supply Fee: $10.00

(includes over $20.00 in products for you to keep!)
We'll be playing with the amazing new line of soft and pretty papers from Basic Grey called Kioshi. Included in the class is a FULL 6X6 pad of the paper as well as a FULL set of the matching chipboard. What this means is that you'll not only leave with a set of beautiful cards for any occasion, but that you'll have lots of extra to go home and play with as well! All Supplies Included.

 
Copic Hair Colors NEW!
Instructor: Alexis Easton
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply Fee: $5.00

Do you have a collection of Copics and aren't sure where to start? Or if you are thinking of beginning a collection, then this class is a must!! You will be learning the color combos for different hair colors. We will even touch on the subject of Africa American hair and skin tones. By the end of class you will have a "quick reference" guide to all the hair color combos and a better understanding of choosing Copic tones that work well together. Come on out and get coloring!! All Supplies Included.


 
Copic Workshop I: Introduction to Copics
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 colors, 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. All Supplies Included.

 
Copic Workshop II
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 colors. 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. All Supplies Included. Prerequisite - Introduction to Copics.
 
Friday Night Crops
Every Friday from 5pm-11:30pm
(excluding holidays or if otherwise noted)
Fee: $5.00

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

 
Friends - The Family You Choose NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: 15.00
Supply Fee: $20.00  (includes a bottle of Zip Dry for you to keep!)

This is another one of the beautiful books from Bo Bunny that uses the new Sophie line of papers. This tribute to friendship captures the heart and the eye with the lovely soft colors. The lacey edges of the album coordinate with the fanciful paper designs to showcase the fun that comes from treasured friendships. This would make a wonderful gift, but you'll no doubt want to keep it for yourself! All Supplies Included.
 
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 Lucy Chesna at http://mysketchworld.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!

 
Fun 'n Flirty All Occasion Cards NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply Fee: $5.00

This class is going to use some of the fabulous new Abode line of paper from American Crafts for a set of all occasion cards that would make a great gift, but I have a feeling you'll want to keep them! Come and play with some fun techniques and products to create a fun set of cards! All Supplies Included.


 
 
Lions and Tigers and Bears - OH MY!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply fee: $10.00

Here's a great little book to show off all those pictures you have of your special little guy. This book is suitable for babies right up to school age. So many adorable features with 16 pages. We will be using the new 3 Bugs in a Rug "Animal Stackers" line of paper to create this beauty. We will use the Cuttlebug with Nestabilities and the Score Pal. Come and join the fun. All Supplies included.

 
Princesses and Fairies and Flowers - OH MY!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply fee: $10.00

Check out this adorable little album created just for that special little princess in our life! We will be using 3 Bugs in a Rug's "Savanah" collection to create this beauty. There are 16 pages of fun and glitter in all - plenty of room to show off all the pictures you have of your star princess! We will be using the Score Pal to create the book and the Cuttlebug with Nestabilities for the details inside. Come and enjoy a fun class creating this wonderful brag book! All supplies included.

 
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. All Supplies Included.

 
Sketch-Tastic! NEW!
Instructor: Alexis Easton
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply Fee: $5.00

Do you have a bunch of paper that hasn't seen the light of day for a very long time? Are you new to cardmaking? Do you struggle for inspiration? If you answered YES! to any of the above, then this class is for you!! We will be talking about the basics of cardmaking and color theory. We will discuss 8 different sketchesand possibilities for making them your own. You will then pick 2 sketches to complete in class. Please bring your scraps and any embellishments you might want to add. We will provide the card bases, stamps and all the tools needed to assemble your cards. You will leave with 8 sketches in a super creative storage solution and 2 unique cards!! All Supplies Included.

 
Thank You: Quick and Easy Cards
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply Fee: $10.00
(includes stamp set valued at $11.99)

Have you ever bought 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 fabulous new papers and embellishments from We R Memory Keepers and matching cardstock to create a set of 6 cards. Also included in the class is a set of brand new Fiskars acrylic stamps that you'll use in class and take home with you ($11.99 value)! You'll also be taking home some of the extra small print designs from this line of paper that are perfect for cards! All Supplies Included.

 
Watercolor Your World NEW!
Instructor: Alexis Easton
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply Fee: $5.00

Using the ever cute new stamps from Stampavie, you will create 4 beautiful cards. Also, in this class you will learn the basics of watercolor and it's easier than you would think!! Using the Tombow watercolor pens, you will be amazed how quickly you can learn to watercolor. This class is for any ability, from beginners to intermediates. If you can hold a pen then you have what it takes!! Learn to watercolor in 2 hours!! It's just that easy. All Supplies Included.

 
Wedding/Anniversary Quick and Easy Cards NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply Fee: $17.00 (includes stamp set valued at $23.99)

Have you ever bought 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 fancier papers and matchingcardstock to create a set of 6 cards. Also included in the class is a fabulous set of brand new Fiskars acrylic stamps that you'll use in class and take home with you (retail value $23.99)! The wonderful thing about these stamps is that there are quotes as well as sentiments! All Supplies Included.

 
Whipper Snapper Cuties
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply fee: $5.00

Who could resist how cute these little gaffers are! We are going to create four adorable cards using Whipper Snapper stamps and my all time favorite - Copic markers. We'll also use a few extra techniques including using a Copic - Spica pen and an embossing folder for the Cuttlebug. Come out and have a great evening while creating some cards. All supplies included. No experience with Copics necessary.

 
 
 

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


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