Sunday, August 30, 2015

September Stack A Stash, with Bonnie



 



On the last Sunday of the month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash, and it is hosted by a different instructor each month. It is such a great way to start your stash of cards, ready to have on hand when an occasion arises.

In the Stack A Stash classes, 
you make two all occasion cards and two Christmas cards.

This month you will be creating two Christmas cards and two birthday cards.


Date:
Sunday, September 27, 2015
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
OR
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Cost: $20.00
(kits available $20.00)

Supplies to bring:
  • Basic tool kit
  • Pop dots
  • Tweezers
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Ink blending tool & extra foams
  • Tim Holtz Distress Inks: Stormy Sky, Tumbled Glass, Salty Ocean, Vintage Photo
  • 3 or 4 Q-tips
  • Glossy Accents
  • Water based markers of your choice; (I used Zig Clean Color Brush Markers; 099 Cool Gray, 028 Pale Pink, 034 Dull Blue, 070 Orange, 065 Mid Brown
  • If you have the following Tim Holtz Distress Inks please bring them to class; Victorian Velvet, Dusty Concord, Rusty Hinge      (I will have mine in class for student use; we will be using a tiny amount of each so sharing won’t be an issue)

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Autumn Leaves card class with Hazel

 
 



 

 

This class showcases three of the Acucut Card dies available for your use at Memories & More.

These cards make a nice fall trio including a fun Halloween card.

Materials:
Adhesives including 3D foam squares, thick & thin.
Ink Pads: Peanut Brittle & Vintage Photo & applicators
Shapimg tools for leaves.

Date: September 19, 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost: $20.00

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Fall Fairies, with Maresa




I have mad-love for Graphic 45's new paper collection Rare Oddities; however, I'm not much for Halloween.  Happily the beautiful, vibrant colours worked perfectly with these adorable new fairy dies that we just got in, and paired with some bling they look amazing.

All the cards can be customized with the stamps of your choice, affording flexibility when you are giving them out.

Call the store at 250-769-1257 to register.  There is only one date being offered, and seats will fill up fast.

Date:  Sunday September 6, 2015
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cost/Kits: $25.00 [plus $3.50 shipping, if applicable]

NOTE:  In response to inquires, you can arrange for a kit but a tutorial will NOT be provided.  

Supplies to bring:



- Basic tool kit, including
- pop dots, a variety of sizes [or fun foam]
- Mono Multi glue or Be Creative Tape
- Fine tip glue pen of your choice OR
- Ranger Multi-Medium Matte [highly recommended]
- Scotch tape [this is a must!]
- scissors
- tweezers
- baby wipes
- a small paint brush [We are using the non-brush end, and the smaller the better.]

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 & ink blending tool[s] with with 1 foam and 1 felt
- Tim Holtz Distress Inks Mowed Lawn
- Ranger Stickles Platinum
- Ranger Liquid Pearls Bisque
- Ranger Alcohol Inks Hazelnut, Pitch Black and Gold Mixative



Saturday Cropping, with Memories and More

 


Saturday Cropping, with Memories and More.

Includes a pizza dinner, dessert and beverages for $10.00! You can bring a bagged lunch or go out if you like. Create scrapbook pages, handmade books, greeting cards, decor projects or whatever your heart desires! Bring your own supplies or purchase what you need at the store. We want to have a monthly day of fun creating with you! 

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015.
Time: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Cost: $10.00

August Stack a Stash, with Hazel



On the last Sunday of the month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash, and it is hosted by a different instructor each month. It is such a great way to start your stash of cards, ready to have on hand when an occasion arises.

In the Stack A Stash classes, you make two all occasion cards and two Christmas cards.



This month you will be creating two snowman cards and two special occasion cards.



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


Date: Sunday August 30, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
         Sunday August 30, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Register early as seats are filling up quickly.

Cost: $20.00

Kits: $20.00 [Available September 6th]

Supplies to bring:
- Basic tool kit, including
- glue dots
- pop dots [both 1/16" and ⅛" thick recommended]
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen of your choice
- scissors
- shaping tools
-(bring if you have) the following inks plus foam pads: Memento Peanut Brittle and Teal Zeal  [ or Tim Holtz Distress Wild Honey & Broken China]

Thursday, August 13, 2015

SNEAK PEEK! Fall Fairies, with Maresa




Date:  Sunday September 6, 2015
Time:  9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cost:  $25.00

Stay tuned for more details. :)

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

SNEEK PEEK! Bird Crazy Launch Party, with Gina, Bonnie, Denica & Maresa....and Special Guests!

*Both these classes are full.  Kits are not available.*




Thank you for joining us in celebrating the release of the fabulous new products that compliment Tim Holtz's Bird Crazy stamp set.  We look forward to seeing you all in class, and promise a fun-filled day of crafting goodness.

Please review the supply list, and should you have any questions feel free to contact the store at 250.769.1257.

Date:  Sunday August 9, 2015 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. [FULL]
Sunday August 9, 2015 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. [FULL]

Supplies to bring to class:
  • Basic tool kit including pop dots, glue dots and scissors for fussy cutting.
  • Glossy Accents
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Water brush – no water in it please OR small detail paint brush
  • Small container for water
  • Paper towels
  • baby wipes
  • Ink blending tool[s] w/ extra foams
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads: Tumbled Glass, Salty Ocean, Evergreen Bough, Gathered Twigs, Blueprint Sketch, Seedless Preserves & Black Soot
**FEEL FREE TO SUBSTITUTE THESE COLOURS WITH SOMETHING SIMILAR, BUT PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN DYE INK PADS**

Recommended to bring, should you have them:
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads or Markers: Twisted Citron, Peeled Paint, Peacock Feathers, Squeezed Lemonade, Seedless Preserves, Dusty Concord, Rusty Hinge, Picked Raspberry & Old Paper [or Antique Linen]
  • A black brush tip pen [Brand/kind doesn't matter]
  • Ranger Multi Medium Matte
  • Mini Mister
  • Tim Holtz Distress Marker Spritzer w/ Distress Markers Rusty Hinge and Peeled Paint [or Mowed Lawn]

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Saturday Cropping, with Memories and More



 Includes a pizza dinner, dessert, beverages, a make and take and a goodie bag for $10.00!  You can bring a bagged lunch or go out if you like. Create scrapbook pages, handmade books, greeting cards, decor projects or whatever your heart desires!  Bring your own supplies or purchase what you need at the store.  We want to have a monthly day of fun creating with you!  


Date:  Saturday, August 15  2015 FULL 
Time: 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Cost:  $10.00

Sunday, July 19, 2015

BoBunny Boardwalk Layout, with Taryn



This Summer BoBunny has come out with the most delightful nautical themed paper that I fell in love with before it even hit the shelves. Please join me in making this two page layout that is perfect to show off any beach themed photo's you may have. Since there is so much cutting out for this layout we're going to have the paper ready early so that you can do the cutting in the leisure of your home and when you come to class you will be shown how to put the layout together.

Date:  Saturday, August 8  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:  $22.00

Supplies to bring:

Basic tool kit, including
- foam squares or pop dots
- wet and dry adhesives
- scissors for fussy cutting
- paper distressing tool
- Scattered Straw Distress ink
- Ink blending tool and clean foam
- Non stick craft mat



Saturday, July 18, 2015

Friendship Blooms, with Maresa

**KITS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS CLASS**


There are so many fun techniques in this class Watercoloring, two different faux metals, stamps, embossing folders, sequins, an interlocking card....oh my, the list goes on!

This is a long class, so feel free to bring a snack and a beverage to tide you over. 

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

Dates: Saturday July 18, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Friday July 24, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 

Cost: $25.00

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- ruler, pencil & eraser
- pop dots, a variety of sizes
- Mono Multi glue or Be Creative Tape
- Fine tip glue pen of your choice OR
- Ranger Multi-Medium Matte [optional, but highly recommended]
- Scotch tape [in my opinion, this is a must!]
- scissors
- tweezers
- paper towel
- baby wipes
- a small [less than ¼"] paint brush

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 & ink blending tool[s] with 4 foams + 1 felt
- Tim Holtz Distress Inks Hickory Smoke, Pumice Stone, Milled Lavender, Abandoned Coral, Mowed Lawn, Spiced Marmalade & Seedless Preserves
- a small paint brush [¼" - ½"]

Monday, July 6, 2015

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

Kits are still available.  Orders will be accepted up until Saturday July 25, 2015, and will be available after Wednesday July 29, 2015


The weather outside *is frightful, [You know, in a I'm-roasting-my-heinie-off kind of way] and what better way to beat the heat than to do Christmas crafting in the air-conditioned comfort of our classroom?  

Maresa, Bonnie, Hazel and Denica have created four beautiful cards, and would be thrilled to have you join us on:

Sunday July 26, 2015 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. [FULL]
Sunday July 26, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. [FULL]
Please note the time changes.

Kits:  $20.00

SUPPLY LIST TO BRING TO CLASS: 

Basic Tool kit including:
pop dots
mini glue dots
tweezers
scissors
Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
Non stick craft mat
Ink blending tool with a foam
Tim Holtz Ink Fired Brick 
Stardust Clear Jelly Roll pen
Stickles: Stardust [or a "clear" one]

If you should have Ranger Multi Medium Matte and the McGill Paper Shaping Tools/Mat, please bring them.






Saturday, July 4, 2015

JUST FOR FUN Cards, with Bonnie

**ALL CLASSES ARE NOW FULL, AND NO MORE KITS ARE AVAILABLE**






It’s hard not to love all the cute dies and stamps arriving in the store. These four cards were designed with a few of my favorites.

We will be using embossing folders, inks, a little bit of colouring and lots of cute embellishments. I will show you a great way to die cut those stamps that come with matching dies as well as how you can alter your stamps to suit your needs.
Fun cards to make, fun cards to give!

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

Date and Time;
Sunday, July 19, 2015 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm 


Cost; $22.00
 Kits; $22.00 Available July 19; (shipping $3.50 if applicable)

Supplies to bring to class:

  • Basic tool kit including; pop dots (thin and regular), adhesive of your choice, scissors, tweezers
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Ink blending tool and clean foams
  • Tim Holtz Distress Inks – Peeled Paint, Gathered Twigs, Mermaid Lagoon, Evergreen Bough
  • Glossy Accents
  • Clear Star Gel Pen OR Wink of Stella Clear pen (if you have)
  • Tombow marker N95 Cool Grey (if you have)
  • Assortment of water based markers of your choice, it doesn’t matter what brand; eg Tombow, Tim Holtz Distress markers; suggested colours – Yellows, Reds, Turquoise, Orange, Grey/blue. BRING WHAT EVER MARKERS YOU HAVE.

 I used the Zig Clean Color Brush markers; 050 Yellow, 052 Bright Yellow, 042 Turquoise, 022 Carmine Red, 024 Wine Red, 092 Blue Grey, 061 Light Brown. 

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

SNEAK PEEK! Friendship Blooms, with Maresa


Coming soon.

There are so many fun techniques in this class Watercoloring, faux metal, stamps, embossing folders, sequins, an interlocking card....oh my, the list goes on!

I am putting the finishing touches on the samples, so stay tuned for the full set of cards and the class details.

Friday, June 5, 2015

June Stack a Stash, with Denica


On the last Sunday of the month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash, and it is hosted by a different instructor each month. It is such a great way to start your stash of cards, ready to have on hand when an occasion arises.

In the Stack A Stash classes, you make two all occasion cards and two Christmas cards.

This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two cards that can be adapted for pretty much any occasion.  
If you are ordering a kit, they will come pre-stenciled and stamped.

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

Date: Sunday June 28, 2015 10 am - 12 pm
Sunday June 28, 2015 1 pm - 3 pm

Cost: $18.00

Supplies needed: 
Basic tool kit 
Thin foam squares, small and large (white)
TH Frayed Burlap and Brushed Corduroy  ink pads with foam applicators and a blending tool
Non-stick craft mat and wet wipes
TH distress markers: Scattered Straw, Wild Honey and Spiced Marmalade (if you have alcohol markers that you would like to use, please bring 3 warm yellow tones to colour the bee image. I will be bringing both Memento and Archival inks to stamp image with)
Liquid adhesive
Dry adhesive (tape runner)
Stickles (Star Dust or Diamond)
Wink of Stella pen (Gl. Clear)
Tweezers




Thursday, June 4, 2015

Playful Two Page Layout, with Taryn



Join Taryn in making this quick and fun project that is perfect for displaying any fresh & fun photos you wish to scrapbook.  Using Authentique's "Playful" line of fabulous textured papers and coordinating die-cut accents, you will create a unique double page layout!  There is a trick to the scalloped edge that will be taught in class. 

Date: June 20th 1:00 - 3:00

Cost: $22.00

Supplies to bring:

Basic Tool Kit with variety of adhesives & detail scissors
Pop Dots

Corner punch (if you have one)



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


11th Anniversary Celebration Class


Join us in celebrating Memories and More's 11th anniversary on  Sunday, June 14th, 2015.  Four instructors will each be teaching a fun and summery themed card.  There will be a $20.00 registration fee, but it will be reimbursed in the form of a store credit for use on class day.  We're looking forward to a fun morning or afternoon to show our appreciation for you!  Call the store at 250-769-1257 or drop in to register.

Date:  Sunday, June 14, 2014

Times:  9:30 am to 12:30 pm or FULL
             1:00 pm to 4:00 pm FULL

Cost:  $20.00 (reimbursed in the form of a store credit on make and take day)

Supplies needed:

Distress inks:  Worn Lipstick, Scattered Straw, Salty Ocean, Spiced Marmalade, Dried Marigold, Spun Sugar, Squeezed Lemonade, and a brown of your choice.  If you have:  Mermaid Lagoon, Abandoned Coral, Cracked Pistachio and Fossilized Amber.  
(All registrants will receive 15% discount on Distress ink pads, which you can purchase ahead of time or special order for use on class day).
White gel pen   
"Clear" Stickles, like Star Dust or Crystal
Small paint brush or waterbrush
Ink blending tools and craft mat.
Paper Blossom took kit and foam mat (if you have)
Basic tool kit to include pop dots, glue dots, wet and dry adhesives and sharp scissors for fussy cutting.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Planes, Trains & Automobiles, with Maresa





Daguerreotype was the first publicly announced photographic process.  It involved silvered plates and  iodine-sensitized silvered plate and mercury vapour.  These cards remind me of those long-ago photos, and this process isn't nearly so complicated. :)

We will be making four cards that can be customized to suit any occasion. Just switch up the stamps and you will have a masculine card that will suit celebrations ranging from Father's Day to birthdays.  We will be learning several quick and easy techniques that will be a welcome addition to your crafting arsenal.

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

Date: Sunday June 7, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. FULL
Friday June 12, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Cost: $22.00

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- glue dots
- pop dots 
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen of your choice 
Ranger Multi-Medium Matte [optional, but highly recommended]
- Scotch tape [in my opinion, this is a must!]
- scissors
- tweezers
- paper towel
- 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 & ink blending tool[s] with a foam and a felt
- Tim Holtz Distress Ink Vintage Photo [or a brown of your choice]
- a small paint brush [¼" - ½"]


Friday, May 29, 2015

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 25th, 2015
Time:  10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: $20.00

Friday, May 22, 2015

May Stack a Stash, with Maresa

**THREE KITS ARE STILL AVAILABLE**


On the last Sunday of the month, we teach a card class called Stack A Stash, and it is hosted by a different instructor each month. It is such a great way to start your stash of cards, ready to have on hand when an occasion arises.

In the Stack A Stash classes, you make two all occasion cards and two Christmas cards.

This month you will be creating two Christmas cards, and two cards that can be adapted for pretty much any occasion.  [There will be a variety of sentiment stamps available for your choice.] This class will teach you how to do a quickly adapt dies.


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

Date: Sunday May 31, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. [FULL]

Sunday May 31, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. [1 SEAT AVAILABLE]

Cost: $18.00
Kits: $18.00 [Available May 31st, unless arrangements are made for early delivery]
Shipping $3.50, if applicable

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- glue dots
- pop dots [both 1/16" and ⅛" thick recommended]
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen of your choice or Ranger Multi-Medium Matte
- Glossy Accents
- Scotch tape [in my opinion, this is a must!]
- scissors

- tweezers
- baby wipes
- Stickles, a "clear" like Star Dust or Crystal

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 & ink blending tool[s] with a foam
- Tim Holtz Distress Inks Pumice Stone, Dusty Concord [or Seedless Preserves], Evergreen Bough & Aged Mahogany

- McGill Paper Blossom Tool Kit & Molding Mat

Monday, May 11, 2015

Make Six Cards, with Bonnie





When I saw the bird prints on the new BoBunny Garden Journal paper line, it was love at first sight!

These six cards started out as a window display for the store and after a few requests to teach them as a class, here they are.

You will create six gorgeous cards in this class. A bit of fussy cutting, paper shaping, flower making and a lot of fun awaits you. The sentiments can be changed up to suit your needs.

Call the store to register; 250-769-1257

DATES AND TIMES;
Sunday, May 17, 2015 [ONLY 4 SEATS LEFT]
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Cost; $26.00

Supplies to bring to class:

  • Basic tool kit including; pop dots (thin and regular), adhesive of your choice, scissors, tweezers
  • Non stick craft mat
  • Ink blending tool and clean foam
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Frayed Burlap, Stormy Sky
  • Craft knife with a new/sharp blade
  • Cutting mat
  • McGill flower shaping mat and tools (if you have)

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Butterfly Wishes, with Maresa








Pink Paislee's Bella Rouge paper is awesome!  It's perfect paper, adaptable to many occasions by just changing up the stamped sentiment. [I often encourage students to leave the card blank, and stamp the occasion as needed, at home.]

Mother's Day is just around the corner, and one of these would be perfect for that special day. 

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

Date: Friday May 1, 2015 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
Saturday May 9, 2015 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. [THREE SEATS LEFT]

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

Supplies to bring:

- Basic tool kit, including
- glue dots
- pop dots [both 1/16" and ⅛" thick recommended]
- Mono Multi glue [or a clear-drying brand]
- Fine tip glue pen of your choice
- Glossy Accents or Multi-Matte Medium
- Scotch tape [in my opinion, this is a must!]
- scissors
- Ink blending tool with TWO foams
- Non-stick craft mat