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Christmas Explosion Box Album, with Ellen

Join Ellen to make this delightful little explosion album. It's sure to become a family treasure when filled with your precious photos.

You'll spend the first hour measuring, cutting and applying adhesive to create the box, then the rest of the time will be spend embellishing it. You can follow Ellen's example or add your own unique touches.

Date: Saturday November 7, 2009 class postponed
Saturday December 5, 2009
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Cost: $30.00

Bring: Scissors, [large and small would be good] ruler, [at least 12 inches long] paper trimmer, sharp pencil, scoring blade [or other implement for scoring] adhesives [double sided tape, sticky dots, glue pen] hole punch, eyelet setter, Xacto type blade. Optional: Corner punch, fine tip markers, paper piercer, distressing ink or chalk

Christmas Glitter Wood Blocks, with Annette

This is a project which is courtesy of Haroldine (Be Creative Tape) and Deanna (Glitter Ritz), involving the glittering of four images cut with Sizzix Sizzlets. These will be attached to wood blocks to sit on your mantle, or to give as gifts to loved ones. When making these on your own, you can use them on a card. The images will be 2 ¾” square.

Dates: Saturday November 14, 2009

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday November 18, 2009

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Cost: $30.00

Bring: Your basic kit (no ScorPal), fine point tweezers, a scalpel or Xacto knife, and a large soft brush (to brush off glitter). If you have 12 mm Be Creative tape, please bring it, but I will supply that tape so do not purchase a roll just for the class. If you have a glitter magnet (the cloth for picking up glitter), PLEASE bring it but, again, I will have some available.

Club Kids: Christmas Special, with Hazel



Sign up with Hazel to make this fun trio. The hexagon card is two-sided with a photo of you, for someone you love. The star card will stand or hang and the delightful purse will make a great gift package. All three pieces can double as Christmas decorations.

Dates: Sunday, November 8, 2009
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, November 17, 2009
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $20.00

Bring: One 3x4 photo, scissors, adhesives and tweezers

Dahlia Folding, with Annette

Have you ever tried the intricacies of dahlia folding? If not, this is your chance to learn the fold and how to assemble a number of the "petals" into flowers to create unique cards. In this class, you will learn the basic fold, basic assembly and creative applications to produce four beautiful cards where, if you change the sentiments, can be “all occasion”. You will also make a card holder so that the cards can be a special gift.

Date: Saturday November 21, 2009
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Cost: $25.00

Tim Holtz Inspired Christmas Cards, with Maresa

In the style of Tim Holtz, these cards are technique laden and a visual treat. Come to class and let your creativity loose! Three cards, three hours! Learn to combine Distress Inks, Paint Dabbers, Grungeboard, Perfect Pearls, masks, Idea-ology elements, Distress Stickles and a myriad of other products for amazing results.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009, 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. FULL
Sunday, October 18, 2009, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. FULL
Thursday, October 29, 2009, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

If you are interested in taking this class, please call the store [250-769-1257] and have your name put on the waiting list. More classes will be added to meet the demand.

Cost: $25.00

NOTE: This class is not recommended for beginners.

Autumn Glimmer Cards, with Maresa

The cooler weather has arrived, and the fall season has inspired this class. Paired with simple stamps and the amazing Glimmer Mists, these cards are quick and easy to create. Come to class and learn how to use this fun product, and for those of you who want to take a step further, learn how to mix your own glimmer sprays.

Dates: Sunday, October 4, 2009 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. FULL
Wednesday, October 7, 2009 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. FULL
Friday, October 16, 2009 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. [Added due to demand]
Monday, October 26, 2009 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $20.00

"Colorful" Christmas Cards, with Maresa

Using My Mind's Eye "Colorful Christmas" line of papers, you will create four adorable cards using a variety of techniques including glittering, using the Xyron machine, Nestabilities and punches as well as unique paper folding ideas.

Date: Thursday, October 15, 2009 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Cost: $20.00

Club Cricut: "It's A Recipe Thing", with Maresa

With the holidays coming quickly, this project is a great gift idea. Do your guests ask you to share "that great" recipe? Are you looking for a fast, fun and affordable way to share said recipes? We will be using Jenni Bowling printed paper, acrylic paper, pom-pom ribbon and paper edgers to create a project that you can adapt to include as many, or as few recipes as you want.

Note: A .pdf of the recipe cards will be shared so that you can print as many as you need, and for those of you who own a Cricut, .cut files will be provided.

Date: Sunday, October 25, 2009 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $25.00