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Peacful Winter Bird Acrylic Card, with Maresa

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You asked, so here it is! I'd originally made this card for a store sample, and by popular demand I am now offering it as a mini-class. This card features the Winter Birds and the Winter Trails stamp sets from Inkadinkadoo. This is a stunning acrylic card in a black & white motif, and is sure impress friends and family. This card is a perfect choice if you are pulling out all the stops!

Tuesday December 9, 2008 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Sunday December 14, 2008 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Basic Elegance Christmas Cards, with Maresa

The name says it all. Just a little bit non-traditional, these cards are basic, but elegant. A tiny bit of "bling" makes them a crowd pleaser. Using the fabulous new Basic Grey Wassail Collection of papers, and a few fun and easy techniques, you end up with "WOW!"

This class is perfect for beginner stampers, as well as our more seasoned veterans. :)

Thursday December 11, 2008 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday December 13, 2008 10:30 - 12:30 p.m.


Just Tag It! Club Cricut, with Hazel

Christmas gift tags too cute to give away! You won't need a card for that special someone who receives your tag. Or, you may prefer to package them all together as a pre-Christmas gift, or use them as decoration in your Christmas scrapbook album. Designed from the Cricut cartridges Christmas Cheer, Joys of the Season and Speaking of Winter.

NOTE: A Cricut machine not needed to take the class, just an appreciation for beautifully designed and crafted goodies! :)

Saturday December 6, 2008 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday December 10, 2008 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.


November & December Calendar Kit Pages

Beautiful Fall Mini Book, with Genesis

Inspired by the “Beautiful Life” fall collection by BoBunny, Genesis has taken 2 sheets of patterned paper and made 8 mini envelopes! Each envelope has a pull out tag that has room for 4 – 6 3.5” X 3.5” pictures. Bound with “inked” o-wires & the Bind-it-All, this little hard cover book will make a great gift. Friday, November 7th, 6:30pm – 9:00pm, $20.00

Christmas Hostess Gift Class, with Cheryl

Christmas is coming! Probably more quickly than we'd like to think. In this workshop we will make a darling little box with a scalloped lid and 6 little cards that nest within it. To "bling" it up we will use Great Impressions glitter and a couple of different embossing powders, Hero Art gems and snowflakes. Learn how to make this and then recreate it easily to have on hand for a wonderful little hostess gift for all those Holiday dinners and parties.

Cost: $22
Date: Monday, November 24th
Time: 7pm to 9 pm

Christmas Countdown, with Andrea


A sweet, magnetic countdown/decor item using a pizza pan of all things! Paint a little, stitch a little, play with beautiful paper and glue and Andrea will lead you through this very clever project. Thursday, November 13, 6:30-9pm, $20.

Poinsettia Joy Acrylic Christmas Cards, with Maresa

Poinsettia Joy Acrylic Cards

Acrylic is all the rage right now, but many people are uncertain how to work with it. This class will demystify it for you. We'll cover everything you need to know about acrylic, and by the time you make these three lovely cards, you'll be an expert!

This is a great class for you technique junkies. We'll be using Nestabilities, Cuttlebug embossing folders, wet embossing, and coloring with Tombo markers.

Tuesday, November 4, 6:30-9:30pm, and Saturday, November 22nd, 1-4pm, $25.

Club Cricut: Snow Much Fun Pop-Up Card, with Maresa

Snow Much Fun Pop-up Card

This class is in conjunction with Club Cricut. [No, you don't need to have a Cricut to be able to take this class. :)] This card is loaded with fun techniques. We will be utilizing paper layering, wet embossing, dry embossing, chalking, and shrink plastic. Not only will you go home with this adorable card, you will get a handout with step-by-step instructions so that you can recreate the free standing pop-up at home.

Saturday, November 8, 10am-12pm, $20.

Christmas Memories Flip Flop Book, with Cheryl

Gather up the photos you have of special traditions, ornaments, gifts and bring them to make this elegant mini book. If you don't already have photos like this, using this book as a jumping off point to make sure you capture all of these important Christmas memories this year. We will be doing tonal embossing and you will also learn to make a flip flop book which folds into itself, using the beautiful Falala line from Making Memories. Tuesday, November 18th, 7:00pm – 9:30pm, $25.00

October Calendar Kit

Here is the picture to go with the October Kit!

Bucket of Cheer, with Maresa

Bucket of Holiday Cheer with Maresa
A truly unique presentation! This roll-up album features bright and cheerful BoBunny holiday paper, coordinating stickers and ribbons, all beautifully presented in a clear paint can. This album is functional as well, as it will fit up to 18 full sized photos. [There is no need to bring photos to class, as they can easily be added at any time.]
This 3 hour workshop includes all materials, and you will go home with a project that will be perfect for a last minute gift. Once you know how to make it, you can adapt the idea to any occasion! Saturday, November 8th, 1:00pm – 4:00pm, Tuesday November 25th, 6:30 – 9:30 pm, $35.00

Club Cricut: Frosty Friends Mini Album, with Maresa

Create and adorable mini album utilizing the cartridges that come with your new Cricut Expression! This class is perfect for those new to “Cricuting.” Come out and learn the basics and much more!
Saturday, October 11, 10:00am – 12:00pm, $20.00

Christmas Chickadees Cards, with Maresa

This workshop is for the intermediate/advanced stamper only. These cards will wow your friends and family! Techniques featured are watercolouring, 3-D elements and cracked glass. You will make three cards featuring the beautiful chickadee stamps from Impression Obsession.
Saturday, October 18, 6:30pm – 9:30pm, Wednesday, October 29, 1:00pm – 4:00pm, and Tuesday, November 11, 6:30-9:30, $25.00,

Sugar and Spice Mini Album Workshop

This delightful new recipe binder will have your recipes looking as good as they taste! This class features Bo-Bunny's new Splendour paper collection and the versatile 6” X 6” binder.
Saturday, October 25, 1:00 – 4:00pm, $30.00.

Family Word Mini Album Workshop

BoBunny's Family Life Class offers a creative way to display your favourite photos. The My Word Family Album is adorned with the Beautiful Life paper collection in rich colours of autumn. Ribbons and rub-ons are beautifully placed to add style and variety to every page.
Wednesday, October 8th, 6:30pm – 9:30pm, $30.00

Suspension Cards, with Maresa

These cards are cute, "punny" all occasion cards. A great class for the beginner stamper, this class features basic colouring techniques plus a turning panel which adds motion to the card.

Tuesday, October 2nd
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Just a quick heads up that we have booked the
Westbank Community Center for

Registration will be $50, and will include door prizes, goodie bags, THE CUTEST make & takes, 2 meals and more! We will only have 8 seats left!

This event will be organized and hosted by volunteers from our staff and customers. If you'd like to be a part of making this event happen, just let me know! We'll especialy need a few pairs of hands to set up and clean up... we can find a spot to suit you! Just e-mail Dawn at or and we'll hook you up!

Projects in October, with Cheryl

Fright Night Wall Hanging, $20

Here's a unique take on using an embroidery hoop for something other than stitching! We've incorporated the new Imaginisce Halloween papers into a super "spooky" Halloween wall decor hanging you can personalize with your little ghouls photo from Halloween past. You'll use tags, lettering, brads, ribbon and paper come and make this quick project to enjoy for years to come. Class cost: $20
Wednesday, October 15, 7-8:30pm.

***some of the items in your class kits will be slightly different than shown on sample, due to our supplier being out of stock***

Imaginisce Christmas Cards, $20

Christmas is coming! Why not get a head start on your Christmas cards with this class using the Imaginisce line of holiday papers. Try products like stickles, glitter and the Fiskars Threading Water scallop punch. You will learn a few new techniques, like a suspension and a double folded card. These simple but clever cards are easy to replicate once you've done them once! Class Cost: $20
Tueday, October 21, 6:30-9pm and Thursday, November 20, 7-9:30pm.

Thankful Gift Card Set, $20

What a fabulous hostess gift! This little box has a wonderful little scalloped lid and holds 6 mini thank you cards. Made with beautiful autumnal colours and the fall line of Scribble Scrabble patterned papers this project also features embossing with Hero Arts acrylic stamps.
Class Cost: $20
Wednesday, October 22, 7-9pm.