Monday, September 26, 2016

October Stack A Stash, with Bonnie




On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month, you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises. 

In this class, you will be creating two gorgeous Christmas cards and two fun Autumn themed all occasion cards. You choose the sentiments that best suit your needs.

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register, or place your order for a kit.

Date: Sunday October 30, 2016
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OR
1:00 PM to 3:00 pm

Cost:  $22.00
Kits: $22.00 [plus $3.50 shipping, if applicable] Kits are available October 30, unless you arrange for an earlier pick-up/delivery date.

Supplies to bring:

-         Basic tool kit
-         Tweezers
-         Scotch Tape
-         Tombow Mono Multi glue
-         Glue Gloss or a Fine tipped glue pen
-         Pop Dots
-         Glue Dots
-         Non stick craft mat
-         Ink blending tool with extra foams
-         Tim Holtz Distress Inks; Evergreen Bough, Rusty Hinge

-         McGill Flower Shaping Kit and Mat (if you have)

Sunday, September 4, 2016

Watercolouring with Denica

Do you want to learn to watercolour using all those fabulous pens we have at Memories and More? Join Denica for a watercolouring session. You will be given a sheet of stamped images and I will bring my watercolouring pens including Zig Clean Colour Real Brush markers and Tim Holtz Distress markers. This is not a card making class, you will get a sheet of stamped images and a chance to play with these fabulous tools.

Date: Friday September 16, 2016
Time: 10 am - 12 pm
Cost: $10

Supplies to bring: 

- non-stick craft mat
- a water brush or a paint brush and a container for water
- paper towel






Friday, September 2, 2016

September Stack A Stash, with Denica






 On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises. 

This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two all occasion cards. 

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register, or place your order for a kit.

Date: Sunday September 25, 2016 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Note earlier start time)
Sunday September 25, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (Note later finishing time)

Cost:  $22.00
Kits: $22.00 [plus $3.50 shipping, if applicable] Kits are available September 25th, unless you arrange for an earlier pick-up/delivery date.

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit
- Tombow Mono Multi glue (green bottle)[recommended]
- Glossy Accents- Scotch tape
- Dry Adhesive (tape runner or Be Creative tape)
- Tweezers
- Thin foam squares (large and small)
- non-stick craft mat
- Water based markers or pencils in your favorite dragon colours [Zig Clean Colour Real brush markers, Tim Holtz Distress markers, Tombow markers or water colour pencils are all acceptable}
- a small tip water brush or paint brush with a small container for water
- Tim Holtz distress ink pads: Iced Spruce, Weathered Wood and Hickory Smoke
- A blending tool [or 3] with 3 blending foams
- baby wipes
- paper towel

If you have:

- Xmas Red Stickles
Wink of Stella [clear]


Monday, July 25, 2016

Hero Arts Colour Layering Extravaganza, with Denica & Maresa






Please join us for a day of crafting fun!  This will be Gina's last official event as owner of Memories and More, and we will be celebrating with goodies and a ton of prizes.

Hero Arts offers a multitude of fun and whimsical stamp layering sets, not to mention a huge array of awesome inks. This class will feature their products, plus great tips and tricks for stamp and die aligning, picking palettes for colour layering and will give boost your confidence if you haven't quite decided to take the leap into multi-layer stamping.  No actual colouring is involved, so don't be afraid! :)

Date: Sunday August 14, 2016 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. [2 SEATS LEFT]
OR
Sunday August 14, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. [FULL]
Cost: $25.00 
OR
Kits: $25.00 [+ $3.50 shipping, if applicable]

Supplies to bring:
Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots [a variety] OR 2mm fun foam
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Be Creative tape OR a tape runner
- Ranger Multi Medium Matte
- Glossy Accents
- broad water brush OR a large [½"-ish] paint brush

- scissors
- tweezers
- paper towel

Recommended to bring:  [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  We will have supplies to share with the class, but having your own is always a time-saver.]
- non-stick craft mat
- any "clear" Stickles [like Crystal or Stardust]
- an ink blending tool[s] with 2 foam applicators
- Tim Holtz Distress Ink Peacock Feathers, Salty Ocean, Tumbled Glass, Faded Jeans & Broken China
- McGill Paper Blossom Tool Kit & Molding Mat



Saturday, July 23, 2016

August Stack a Stash, with Denica

                                                                                                                   
On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises.

This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two all occasion cards. 

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register, or place your order for a kit.

Date: Sunday August 28, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sunday August 28, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Cost:  $22.00
Kits: $22.00 [plus $3.50 shipping, if applicable] Kits are available August 28th, unless you arrange for an earlier pick-up/delivery date.

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Dry Adhesive (tape runner or Be Creative tape)
- Tweezers
- Thin foam squares (large and small)
- non-stick craft mat

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Stack a Stash: Christmas In July with Denica, Hazel and Maresa






Ho! Ho! Ho! Once again, it is time for our yearly "Christmas in July" class and we hope that you'll be able to join us. 

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.

Date: Sunday July 24, 2016 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
Sunday July 24, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Cost:  $22.00
Kits:  $22.00 + 3.50 shipping, if applicable

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots [a variety]
- Scotch tape
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen  
- Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- Ranger Glossy Accents
- scissors
- tweezers

Recommended to bring:  [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  I will have supplies to share with the class, but having your own is always a time-saver.]

- non-stick craft mat
- Tim Holtz Distress Ink Tumbled Glass
- Memento Teal Zeal OR Tim Holtz Distress Ink Broken China
- Ink blending tool, with a foam applicator
- Stickles, a "clear" colour







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Saturday, June 25, 2016

Pretty in Pink, with Maresa







Altenew is my continuing obsession.  Each time we get in a new order of these fabulous stamps, I always find one or two new "favourites".  

This class features great tips and tricks for stamp and die aligning, picking palettes for colour layering and will give boost your confidence if you haven't quite decided to take the leap into multi-layer stamping.  No colouring is involved, so don't be afraid! :)

These cards can be easily adapted to any occasion, and a variety of sentiments will be provided. Alternately, you can leave the sentiments blank and stamp them to suit as the need arises.

Date: Thursday June 30, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Sunday July 10, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 [ish] p.m.
Cost: $25.00
Kits: $25.00 [+ $3.50 shipping, if applicable]

Supplies to bring:
Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots [a variety] OR 2mm fun foam
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Glossy Accents
- Fine tip glue pen or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- scissors
- tweezers

Recommended to bring:  [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  I will have supplies to share with the class, but having your own is always a time-saver.]
- non-stick craft mat
- any "clear" Stickles [like Crystal or Stardust]
- an opaque white pen



Sunday, June 19, 2016

Beyond The Basics, with Hazel




You now have the ABCs under your belt, but there's a whole confusing world of scrapbooking out there. What do I do now??? Take "Beyond the Basics" of scrapbooking with Hazel and learn about the various embellishments, color choices and photo arrangements. This is a class to inspire you. Bring a note book, pen and your camera.

Date: Thursday, July 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Cost: $20.00

ABC's of Scrapbooking, with Hazel




Do you want to get your precious photos out of the shoe box or off your computer? For those of you who want to get started, this class covers some of the basic techniques required. During this class you'll create a 2 page spread while learning how to crop and mat your photos. Please bring 8 to 10 photos of one event or subject to class.

Date:  Thursday, June 30th, 2016
Time:  1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost: $20.00

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

June Stack a Stash, with Maresa




On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises.

This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two all occasion cards.  This floral card can be adapted for pretty much any need, just by changing up the sentiment stamp. A selection of stamps will be available for your use.

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register, or place your order for a kit.

Date: Sunday June 26, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sunday June 26, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Cost:  $22.00
Kits: $22.00 [plus $3.50 shipping, if applicable] Kits are available June 26th, unless you arrange for an earlier pick-up/delivery date.

Supplies to bring:

NOTE:  *We will be constructing 2 shaker cards.  Please bring whatever materials are your preference for making shaker boxes -- 3mm fun foam, foam tape, or pop-dots.  If you are bringing 3mm fun foam, please cut it into ¼" strips. Further, whether you use 5mm Be Creative tape, or Tombow Mono-Multi glue is personal preference.

- Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots [a variety] OR 3mm fun foam, or foam tape*
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand] OR 5mm Be Creative tape
- Glossy Accents [a fine tip is recommended]
- Fine tip glue pen or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- scissors
- tweezers
- baby wipes 

Recommended to bring:  [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  I will have supplies to share with the class, but having your own is always a time-saver.]

- non-stick craft mat
- Yellow Stickles
McGill Paper Blossom Tool Kit & Molding Mat

Friday, May 27, 2016

12th Anniversary Event, with Denica, Marcy, Michelle & Maresa

Join us for our 12th Anniversary celebration at Memories and More and learn wonderful ways to use supplies such as Color Bursts watercolor powders, alcohol inks, Distress stains, stencils and inks! We have a few spaces left in our afternoon session. Door prizes and goodies included!
Date: Saturday, June 18, 2016 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Cost: $12.00
Supplies to bring:
Basic tool kit, including
-Pop dots
-Mono Multi glue
-Tape runner or Be Creative Tape
-Fine tip glue pen
-Scissors
-Craft mat

Monday, April 25, 2016

May Stack a Stash, with Denica




On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises.

This month's Christmas card is a bit of a twist as we will be making pop-up cards and using the cute MFT "Hug in a mug" die set. These cards fold flat and fit into a regular A2 size envelope and the nautical cards are wonderful for the men in your life. 

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.


Date: Sunday May 29, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sunday May 29, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Cost:  $22.00

Kits: $22.00
Shipping $3.50, if applicable

Supplies to bring:


- Basic tool kit, including
- a pencil and eraser
- non-stick mat
- pop dots 
- Be Creative tape (7mm or smaller)
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Scotch tape
- scissors
- tweezers 
- a clear Wink of Stella pen or a clear Stickles (Stardust or Diamond)


Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Beautiful Day, with Maresa





Altenew is my new obsession.  Each time we get in a new order of these fabulous stamps, I always find one or two new "favourites".  Since Beautiful Day was my first love, I couldn't resist doing a class with these lovely stamps.

This class features great tips and tricks for stamp and die aligning, picking palettes for colour layering and will give boost your confidence if you haven't quite decided to take the leap into multi-layer stamping.

These cards can be easily adapted to any occasion, and a variety of sentiments will be provided. Alternately, you can leave the sentiments blank and stamp them to suit as the need arises.

Date: Friday May 13, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Sunday May 15, 2016 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $25.00

Supplies to bring:
- Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots [a variety] OR 2mm fun foam
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Glossy Accents
- Fine tip glue pen or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- scissors
- tweezers

Recommended to bring:  [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  I will have supplies to share with the class, but having your own is always a time-saver.]
- non-stick craft mat
- any "clear" Stickles [like Crystal or Stardust]
- an opaque white pen



Thursday, March 31, 2016

April Stack a Stash, with Maresa







On the last Sunday of each month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash. Each month you will make two all occasion cards [theme to be determined by the instructor] and two Christmas cards. This is such a great way to start your stash of cards, and have them on-hand when an occasion arises.

This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two all occasion cards.  This butterfly card can be adapted for pretty much any need, just by changing up the sentiment stamp.

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.


Date: Sunday April 24, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sunday April 24, 2016 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Cost:  $22.00

Supplies to bring:


- Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots [a variety] OR 2mm fun foam
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- scissors
- tweezers
- baby wipes 
- a clear Wink of Stella pen [if you don't have this, or choose not to purchase, you can omit on the cards]







- Tim Holtz Distress Markers: Scattered Straw, Candied Apple, Spun Sugar, Worn Lipstick and Fired Brick  
OR
- Copic Markers:  Y21, R37, RV32, R32, E07
OR
- coloured pencils or markers, the brand of your choice, in equivalent colours, but bring something to use!  NOTE:  We will be using regular Neenah cardstock, not watercolour cardstock!




Recommended to bring:  [These are items that IF you should have them, please bring them.  I will have supplies to share with the class, but having your own is always a time-saver.]

- non-stick craft mat
- any "clear" Stickles [like Crystal or Stardust]
- an opaque white pen