Class List

 

A Halloween to “Die” for:

 

Go die cut crazy for Halloween!  Each card will use an assortment of dies from My Favorite Things, Penny Black and Impression Obsession.  Join Georgia and have fun making a grand spirited mess with shaving cream and reinkers to make your own background papers that will be featured in a trifold, altered side step and window card. 

Supplies: Please bring your basic class kit, as well as a very fine tip brush, pencil, scoretape and glue stick.

Instructor: Georgia                                                       

Cost: $18

Dates offered:

Thursday, Sept. 14th:  6 pm – 9 pm

Tuesday, Oct. 3rd: 12 pm – 3 pm

Sat.  Oct. 14th:  12 pm – 3 pm

Collaged Leaves Card Trio:

 

We’ll sprinkle, spritz and blend all our favorite autumnal shades of ColorBurst on vintage paper, add washi tape and diecut using Stampendous’ gorgeous oversized leaf dies. Then we’ll build the easiest collage base ever and add your choice of a stamped, faux-stitched or machine-stitched border. Want to make the samples exactly as pictured? Awesome! Want to add your own twist in terms of color or composition? Lauren will help you branch out! 

Supplies:  Please bring your basic class kit

Instructor: Lauren

Cost: $18

Dates offered:

Tues. Sept. 26th:  12 pm – 3 pm

Thurs.  Oct. 12th:  6 pm – 9 pm

Sun.  Oct. 22nd:  12 pm – 3 pm

 

 

Mixed Media Burlap Wall Hanging:

 

There’s something for everyone in this multi-technique class. We will diecut, overstamp and distress a cluster of sweet Impression Obsession pumpkins; learn a simple quilling technique to make our own dimensional roses using a brilliant Tim Holtz die set; stencil some luscious Dreamweaver metallic copper embossing paste… and finally assemble all the ingredients into the perfect autumn collage. Pumpkin Spice Latte not included, but students are welcome to bring their own! 

Supplies: Please bring your basic class kit and a quilling tool if you have one.

Instructor: Lauren

Cost: $ 25

Dates offered:

Sat. Sept. 30th:  12 pm – 3 pm

Mon.  Oct. 16th:  6 pm – 9 pm

 

One Stamp Set Three Copic Ways:

 

Join Elisabeth as we take an adorable Impression Obsession stamp set and create three seasonal cards, all colored with Copic markers.  Learn how to change nibs, refill the markers and what the letters and numbers really mean.  You’ll get a chance to use the new fine point tips and find out why a plain white pencil can be your best friend!

Supplies:  Please bring your basic class kit.

Instructor: Elisabeth

Cost: $18

Dates Offered: 

Sat. Sept. 16th:  12 pm – 3 pm

Mon. Sept. 25th:  6 pm – 9 pm

Thurs.  Oct. 19th:  6 pm – 9 pm

                          

 

AI Watercolors:

 

The continuation of the new class series:  Watercoloring the Art Impressions way!  You’ll learn a fun, easy way to stamp beautiful watercolor images and how to integrate these stamp sets together to build gorgeous scenes! We’ll be using the fantastic Molotow masking pen as well as a simple stamp positioner to create our scenes. 

Supplies:  Please bring your basic class kit.  You’ll also need a #4 round synthetic brush (available at Paper Anthology)

Instructor: Elisabeth

Cost: $ 18

Dates Offered:

Mon. Sept. 18th:  6 pm – 9 pm

Sun.  Oct. 1st:  12 pm – 3 pm

Wed. Oct. 25th: 6 pm – 9 pm

 

 

 

Pink Ink Polychromos Pencil Pizzaz!  (or PIPPP for short):

 

We’ll be creating a 3 card set featuring beautiful images from Pink Ink stamps, colored with Polychromos pencils.  Prepare to be amazed at how smooth they color, how easy it is to blend and how beautiful (and easy) the final result is!  Be warned – you just may need all 120 colors after taking this class.  (Paper Anthology has a free chart available for you to keep track of what colors you own and what you need)

Supplies:  Please bring your basic class kit.

Instructor: Elisabeth

Cost: $18

Dates Offered:

Wed.  Sept. 27th:  6 pm- 9 pm

Sun. Oct. 8th:  12 pm – 3 pm

Mon. Oct. 23rd:  6 pm – 9 pm

Distress Tag Wall Hanging:

 

Join Elisabeth for this Tim Holtz Tag class using Distress Crayons and more distress crayons.    We’ll put together a paper collage with lots of texture to create a fun wall hanging (this tag is huge!)  Let your creativity soar as you design your tag, choosing your own color scheme from the beautiful Distress palette of colors!

Supplies:  Please bring your basic class kit. 

Instructor: Elisabeth

Cost: $30

Dates Offered:

Wed. Sept. 20th:  6 pm – 9 pm

Sun.  Oct. 29th:  12 pm – 3 pm

 

Emboss It!:

 

We’ll be making a quick and easy 4 card set featuring different dry embossing techniques:  Embossing folders from Sizzix, Cuttlebug and Taylored Expressions will be used.  This class will have you looking at your embossing folders in a whole new way!

Supplies:  Please bring your basic class kit. 

Instructor: Elisabeth

Cost: $22

Dates Offered:

Mon.  Oct. 2nd:  6 pm – 9 pm

Wed. Oct. 11th:  6 pm – 9 pm

Sat.  Oct. 21st:  12 pm – 3 pm

 

Spooky Altered Paint Brush:

 

Crackle paint, Distress stains, alcohol inks, embossing paste, Distress inks and acrylic paints – Oh my, we’ll have fun altering these basic 4” wooden handle brushes! We’ll create an awesome Halloween wall hanging that you’ll love to bring out year after year!  (or maybe give away as a gift?)

Supplies:  Please bring your basic class kit. 

Instructor: Elisabeth

Cost: $25

Dates Offered:

Sun.  Sept. 24th:  12 pm – 3 pm

Thurs.  Oct. 5th:  6 Pm – 9 pm

Paper Anthology Greeting Gals:

 

A monthly get together to create cards for Card Care Connection, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing sympathetic messages and motivational cards to those who face cancer.  All you have to do is bring your basic class kit: Paper Anthology will supply everything else and will take care of shipping the cards. 

Cost:  $10

Dates Offered:

 

Fri.  Sept. 15th:  5 pm – 10 pm

Fri.  Oct. 6th:  5 pm – 10 pm

Christmas Card Club:

 

Do you dread the prospect of mass-producing dozens of holiday cards in December, but find it hard to be inspired when the calendar says Spring?!  Well, here’s the solution:  At each monthly meeting, we’ll debut a brand new original Christmas card design and pull together all the paper, embellishments and supplies you’ll need to make five cards of that design; all you have to do is show up and assemble them.  A fun way to enjoy a crafty night out and get a jump on holiday card production?  Yeah, we thought so, too! :)

New members always welcome!

please bring your basic kit and a little bit of holiday spirit!

Cost: $20

Dates Offered:

Fri.  Sept. 29th:  5 pm – 10 pm

Fri.  Oct. 27th:  5 pm – 10 pm