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Basic Tool Kit


We've had numerous questions about what to include in your basic tool kit.  Our thoughts are you should bring any of the tools you find useful when crafting (that can still fit in your class bag ) and should definitely include:

PAPER TRIMMER
BONE FOLDER/SCORING BLADE
PENCIL
RULER
DETAIL SCISSORS AND/ OR TONIC SCISSORS
ADHESIVE SELECTION (SCOTCH, FOAM, AND SCOR-TAPE)
TWEEZERS
WATER MISTER
BABY WIPES
PAPER TOWELS
MINI STAMPERS SECRET WEAPON
CRAFT MAT (IF YOU HAVE ONE)

Watercolor Basic Tool Kit


Our Watercoloring with AI series has been very popular and has it's own list of items that you'll want to bring with you for every class:

DISTRESS MARKERS (each class will list specific colors). It is recommended you bring all your markers to each class.
ACRYLIC BLOCKS (various sizes)
PALETTE
JAR FOR WATER
PAINT BRUSHES (size 1 & 4)
ADHESIVE TO ASSEMBLE CARDS
STAMP POSITIONER
PAPER TOWELS
BABY WIPES
FLOWERS & FOLIAGE Stamp Sets (provided for intro class)

Class Registration Policy


Please check your supply list carefully and bring the listed items or let us know if you will need them the day of class. 
 
We ask that you pay for classes at the time of registration.  Our new system does not let us hold spots in classes.
 
Cancelations are requested as early as possible to give us time to fill your spot and refunds will be given as store credit if canceled at least 5 full business days prior to class.  In the case of last minute cancelations, a supply packet will be made up and while instructions are not usually included we will try our best to help with any difficult parts...

Classes


Classes

If you love to give cards that make your recipient gasp in awe, this is the class for you! The cards we are going to create are breathtaking with large bold images, usually thought to only work for scrapbooking. Join us as we take stunning 12x12 imagery, pair it with shimmer and foil papers, to create some amazing cards. We'll also be working with the large format stickers in class, as they pair perfectly with the images. We'll be making 3 cards in class. This is a measuring class. In order to get through all the cards, we will be moving quickly. Please come with a GOOD 12" paper trimmer and the ability to locate 1/8" Please bring: Basic Tool Kit, Tim Holtz Tonic Trimmer, multi-medium matte, 12x12 scor-board

Cost: $ 29.00
Layering stamps are very popular for the amazing detail and dimension you can achieve with a simple stamp & ink combo. In this class, we'll make 3 fun cards and learn the tricks to lining up these types of stamps to easily achieve great results. Stamps & samples will be at the store next week. Please bring: Basic Tool Kit, Other:TBD

Cost: $ 23.00
Heros are the best and in this class we will be using the brand new line "Heroic" from Authentique to celebrate all things patriotic. Each card is filled with layers and detail that is sure to make the recipient proud and honored. If math and measuring aren't your favorite, this is the class for you. We are going to really focus on the skill of "eyeballing" as most of the layers are not measured. We'll be making pockets and cards in cards to turn these into little works of art. The inside of each card is fully decorated as well... *Due to the nature of this class, you may want to bring your tablet to view detailed pictures as you work Please bring: basic tool kit (including 12" trimmer", Tim Holtz Tonic trimmer, detail scissors, thin & regular foam squares, Frayed Burlap Distress ink & Blender tool, envelope punch board (optional)

Cost: $ 30.00
Join us for a new box project that is sure to impress. We'll be creating a stacking drawer box that unfolds as you open it. The matching lid has a very interesting new fold that creates a crown like effect for the top of you box. Please bring: Basic Tool Kit, Tim Holtz Tonic Trimmer, Pumice Stone & Blending tool, 12" Scor-board, repositional adhesive, centering ruler, Dark Grey Copic Marker (optional)

Cost: $ 30.00
In class we'll be making 2 stunning cards featuring inking techniques and dies. in a few easy steps we'll create an ocean background that really sets the scene for our beautiful birds... Please bring: Detail Scissors, quick dry glue, foam adhesive, FRESH texture paste, Spiced Marmelade Distress Marker,

Cost: $ 25.00
We'll be making this great little book from scratch. Our book is designed to be a garden journal, however, by simply using different pictures it could be perfect for many different applications. This book features true vintage 1920's seed packet labels and will be provided in your class kit. This book is easy to reproduce. Please choose vegetables or flowers. Please bring: basic tool kit, water mister, large corner rounder, brown distress ink & blender tool, multi medium, glossy accents

Cost: $ 29.00
Join us for a fun cat-filled. With just a couple folds and cuts this card transforms into a bunch of window sill ledges with kitties all over! Please Bring: 12" scor-board, paper trimmer (not guillotine) or exacto knife & ruler, black soot Distress Ink & Blender tool, Tim Holtz Trimmer (optional), Adhesive

Cost: $ 8.00
Join us for a wonderful Graphic 45 project featuring Olde Curiosity Shoppe. This month's project is a unique tag book construction with fun pages that flip and fold. We'll be making the book from scratch. Each student will get a complete collection kit of Olde Curiosity Shoppe and will have a TON of left overs (enough to do plenty more projects). Students will also be getting instructions for a bonus card, which we may get to in class with time permitting... Instructions will be emailed to students prior to class. Please bring: Basic tool kit, other: tBD

Cost: $ 55.00