November 2009
December 2009

Sunday

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Tuesday

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Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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 NEW!

Fun and Frosty Cards
6:30pm-8:30pm

5

NEW!

A Slice Christmas
6:30pm-8:30pm

6

 

Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

7

NEW!

Special Guest:
Julie Ebersole


See Below  for Details!

8

NEW!

Special Guest:
Julie Ebersole

See Below  for Details!

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Remembrance Day
Open

11am-5pm

12
NEW!
Spooktacular Halloween
6:30pm-8:30pm

13

 

Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

14  NEW!
Holiday Textured Cards With Flowersoft I
10:30am-12:30pm
NEW!
Holiday Textured Cards With Flowersoft II

2:00pm-4:00pm

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18 NEW!


Whipper
Snapper Christmas Cards III

6:30pm-8:30pm

19

 

Copic Workshop I

6:30pm-8:30pm

20

 

Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

21  NEW!
 

Polar Expressions
10:30am-12:30pm

Christmas Tags
2:00pm-4:00pm

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A Cuttlebug Christmas: Cards

11:30am-1:30pm
 An Elegant Christmas
2:30pm-4:30pm

23

24  NEW!

Holiday Tag Ornament
6:30pm-8:30pm

25  NEW!

Christmas Gift Enclosure Cards
6:30pm-8:30pm

26  NEW!

Frosty Phrases
6:30pm-8:30pm

 

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Friday Night Crop

5pm-11:30pm

28  NEW!

Eskimo Kisses
10:30am-12:30pm

Quick & Easy Christmas Cards: 3rd  Edition  NEW!
2:00pm-4:00pm

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Christmas Fun Cards
11:30am-1:30pm

Whipper Snapper Christmas Cards I

2:30pm-4:30pm 

30

 December

NEW!
 

Holiday Cards in a Bag

6:30pm-8:30pm

2

 Whipper Snapper Christmas Cards II
6:30pm-8:30pm

NEW!

 

Quick & Easy Christmas Cards: 3rd  Edition
6:30pm-8:30pm

4

NEW!
Bo Bunny
Recipe Book

10:30-12:30
NEW!
2010 Calendar
2:00pm-4:00pm
2 Great Gift Giving Classes!

 

 

 

 

2010 Desk Calendar  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $7.00
This is a wonderful gift that you can come and make in a few hours with a few supplies and the Bind-It-All machine!  Once you see how easy these are, you'll be wanting to make these gifts for everyone as well as one for yourself!  All Supplies Included.
 
 



Bo Bunny Recipe Book   NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $25.00
Feast your eyes on this 9 x 9" recipe book featuring BoBunny's Kitchen Spice collection. Recipe collections remind us of good times with good food made by good cooks. Each section divider of the recipe book serves up spots for favorite recipes and their creators. The beautifully decorated pages make this recipe book a treat to look at and a collection to cherish. What a wonderful gift though when you're done, you might not be able to give it away!  All Supplies Included.

Christmas Fun Cards
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply fee: $5.00
We going to have fun playing with all sorts of fun stuff to make these four cards; glitter, appliqué, Copics, ribbon, gel pens and Nestabilities.  Two cards have been designed with Amuse stamps and two with Denami Design stamps.  Come out and join the fun.  All supplies included.

Christmas Gift Enclosure Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply Fee: $5.00

Have people on your Christmas list that you just can't find the right gift for?  Here's the answer for you!  In this class we are going to make four cards - using all kinds of different techniques!  We are going to make a CD gift card.  Burn a personal CD for that someone special or gift a home DVD to Grandma & Grandpa of the kids - they'll love it.  Then we're going to make a money/cheque holder card.  Teenagers always love that cash!   Who doesn't give Gift Cards these days?  We are going to make two Gift Card holder cards.  One is a gold embossed angel and very pretty - the other is a cheeky little elf.   We're going to use the Cuttlebug for die cutting, embossing and using Spellbinders.  We're also going to be heat embossing, stamping and using flocking and applique.  Come out and join us for this great class!  All supplies included but if you have a Scorepal, please feel to bring it along to cut down on wait time.

Christmas Quick and Easy: 3rd Edition  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $12.00

We're going to use the same idea as we do for our Quick and Easy cards, but use it for Christmas this time so that you can get ahead of the game!  We'll be taking some patterned papers and matching cardstock to create a set of 6 Christmas cards. Also included in the class is a great set of Inkadinkado penguin acrylic sentiment stamps that you'll use in class and take home with you!  All Supplies Included.

Christmas Tag Class  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $5.00

Create a set of 16 tags (4 designs X 4) that'll be the perfect touch on those Christmas gifts this season!  If you're taking one the Frosty Phrases or Polar Expressions card classes you'll have matching tags for your cards as well!  All Supplies Included.

Copic Workshop: Level I
Instructor: Tobi Crawford
Class Fee: $15.00 Supply fee: $5.00

Consider this your first introduction to
everything Copic. If you find yourself
wondering what papers to use, what ink, what end to use? Then this class is the first logical step. This class is even for those who aren't sure about these markers, and maybe just want to try them out! You will use the store's markers to get some hands-on experience. You will colour some stamped images for you to take home and use on cards, but note that you will not be making any cards in this class; this is all about the process! All Supplies Included.

A Cuttlebug Christmas
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00
Come out and see how fun it is to use the dies and embossing folders to make unique Christmas cards.  We will be making six different cards, all using different dies, folders and even a couple Spellbinder Nestabilities.  All supplies included.

An Elegant Christmas  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply fee: $5.00
Your family will be delighted to receive these elegant Christmas cards this year.  They look expensive and impressive.  Come and see how easy they are to create.  We will be making four cards using stamps, heat embossing, glitter glue and festive punches.  All supplies are included.

Eskimo Kisses (Basic Grey) Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $12.00

These fabulous cards use the new Eskimo Kisses holiday collection!!  There's patterned paper, die-cuts, printed and scored cardstock, rub-ons, printed chipboard, and envelopes to create 8 unique cards.  Come and join us in creating these darling holiday greeting cards.  You need to see these in person!  All Supplies Included.

Frosty Phrases Christmas Cards NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $7.00

This set of cards will be done with a fantastic sheet of rub-on phrases and images that match the new Polar Expressions line from Imaginisce.  Small, adorable prints with a touch of glitter make these perfect for cardmaking.  There will be 8 different cards in this class and you'll have extra rub-ons for making more at home!  All Supplies Included.  **  See the Christmas tag class for matching tags!

Fun and Frosty Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $5.00
The new American Crafts Merrymint line combines striking colours and a little foil and glitter for some sparkle on these Christmas cards!  We'll also be using stamps that came with this line and some products that are so easy, you'll want to use them again and again.  There are 5 designs in this class and you'll be creating 2 of each for a total of 10 cards!  All Supplies Included.

Holiday Cards in a Bag   NEW!
Instructor: Jenn Kaczynski
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $5.00

Make an adorable Bag-style card holder and fill it with 4 holiday cards and envelopes.  The perfect gift for a hostess, teacher, or other people in your life that deserves to be appreciated.  All Supplies Included.

Holiday Tag Ornament    NEW!
Instructor: Jenn Kaczynski
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee: $5.00

Is this a tag book or a Christmas ornament?   Hang this tag book on your tree and remember this christmas year after year.  Use several different die cuts to put this tag ornament together.  All Supplies Included.

Holiday Textured Cards with Flower Soft I   NEW!
Instructor: Tobi Crawford
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply Fee: $5.00
We will be creating some gorgeous, touchable, textured Christmas cards with a new product called Flowersoft! Flowersoft is so easy to use yet it creates dramatic results. There are so many useful qualities about Flowersoft, one being that it won't squish in the mail! It never loses the form you create so you can rest assured that your project will keep its shape no matter what you do to it! We will be using Copic markers to colour in the images, so experience with these markers is preferred. (If you have markers feel free to bring them to cut down on sharing time!). We will make 3 cards and a tag in each class.  All Supplies Included.

Holiday Textured Cards with Flower Soft II   NEW!
Instructor: Tobi Crawford
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply Fee: $5.00

We will be creating some gorgeous, touchable, textured Christmas cards with a new product called Flowersoft! Flowersoft is so easy to use yet it creates dramatic results. There are so many useful qualities about Flowersoft, one being that it won't squish in the mail! It never loses the form you create so you can rest assured that your project will keep its shape no matter what you do to it! We will be using Copic markers to colour in the images, so experience with these markers is preferred. (If you have markers feel free to bring them to cut down on sharing time!). We will make 3 cards and a tag in each class.  All Supplies Included.

Polar Expressions Cards  NEW!
Instructor: Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00   Supply Fee:  $5.00
Come and join us in making a set of cards using the new ImaginiscePolar Expressions line and the matching stamps!  We'll be creating a darling set of cards using some fun techniques and the paper already has that fabulous touch of glitter.  There are a total of 10 cards in this class with 5 designs!    All Supplies Included. **  See the Christmas tag class for matching tags!

A Slice Christmas  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00
Come out for the chance to check out this great new portable die cutting machine from Making Memories.  You will love how easy it is to design and put together cards with the Slice.  You will complete four cards using the Design Basics 1 and Fa La La design cards.  We will also be heat embossing our sentiments.  All supplies included.

Spooktacular Halloween  NEW!
Instructor:  Colleen Heidrich
Class Fee: $15.00
Supply Fee: $5.00

We'll be scaring up some fun as we work on this technique based double page layout.  Just a few of the great techniques here are stamping and embossing, piercing, creating your own embellishments, and distressing.  We'll also be playing with glitter, die cuts, punches, the Slice Machine, and so much more!  Layout design and sketches will also be discussed since this layout is based on a sketch from the fabulous Jana Eubank (www.frommyfeatherednest.blogspot.com).  Come and get ready to carve out some memories!  All Supplies Included.

Whipper Snapper Christmas Cards I
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00
Come and create four whimsical Christmas cards using the Whipper Snapper stamp line and learn what all the buzz is about using Copic Markers.  All supplies are included but feel free to bring your own Copics, if you have them to reduce sharing/waiting.

Whipper Snapper Christmas Cards II  NEW!
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00

This is the second class featuring the adorable Whipper Snapper stamp line.  Come and make these four cute cards utilizing the amazing Copic markers.  All supplies included.

Whipper Snapper Christmas Cards III
Instructor: Jacquie Loiselle
Class Fee: $15.00  Supply fee: $5.00

This is the third classes featuring these great stamps from Whipper Snapper.  We will be working with Copic Markers.   Come out for a fun night of colouring and  crafting.  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.

We are thrilled to welcome our special guest and friend, Julie Ebersole for another action-packed weekend of fun!  
 
Join Julie, Creative Teams Director for A Muse Artstamps, for a series of fantastic Holiday Card Design classes.  Julie always showcases clever ideas for special touches and super simple techniques for maximum effect!  We recommend that you bring a basic tool kit that includes your preferred adhesive, a pencil, and sharp detail scissors.
 
 $40.00 each
or take all 3 for $100.00!*
 
All Natural Christmas
We'll combine beautiful nature images from A Muse Artstamps and a subtle earth tone palette to create these stunning serene greeting cards for the holiday season!
Saturday, November 7th  9:30am
Sunday, November 8th 1:00pm
 
Snow Business
From snowflakes to snowmen, these whimsical, wintery greetings are "snow much fun!"  We'll use a variety of techniques and stamps from A Muse to showcase that fluffy white stuff!
Saturday, November 7th  1:00pm
Sunday, November 8th   3:00pm
 
Marvelous Monograms
We'll use a combination of image and alphabet stamps from A Muse to create a personal, monogrammed correspondence kit, presented in a beautiful coordinating organizer.  Elegant, but easy, this is a gift you may just want to keep for yourself!
Saturday, November 7th  3:00pm
Sunday, November 8th  9:30am
 
$40.00 each
or take all 3 for $100.00!*
 
Each class will run once each day at the specified times above
All A Muse classes are non-refundable, non transferable
Payment must be received at the time of registration
No coupons or promotions valid on special events.
Class fee does not include GST
THESE CLASSES ARE NOT SUITABLE FOR KIDS.
IN CONSIDERATION TO OTHERS, PLEASE NO BABIES OR CHILDREN.
*plus gst
*must register for all 3 classes at the same time.
*Valid only when signing up for all 3 different class titles under one name.

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

NEW INSTRUCTOR: JACQUIE LOISELLE
Jacquie has been scrapbooking for close to ten years and card making for a couple.  She joins our teaching staff
in October and is super excited to share her ideas with you.  She's become somewhat addicted to stamping and utilizing her Copic Markers.  She recently became a Copic Certified Designer and loves to help others learn about the amazing results you can get using the Copics.    She also loves creating chipboard albums and anything to do with Disney! 
 
Jacquie is an Office Manager by day but can never wait to get home to her in-house design studio.  You have probably seen her around Precious Memories or maybe while attending a class.   We hope you'll join Jacquie for some exciting new classes and are thrilled to welcome her to our team!
604.530.2917