Upcoming Classes

 2015 Classes

Sign up quickly; spaces are limited! To sign up, please call 623-847-2215.

*Note about supplies:
Please do not hesitate to ask if any of the teacher's recommended supplies are available in the classroom or in the store. We understand that sometimes there are questions and concerns about the supply list, and we would like anyone who wants to come to any of the classes to be able to attend.

You may cancel a class up to 3 days prior to class to allow us to give the teacher adequate time to prepare for class.  If you cancel within a shorter time, you may send a friend or get a kit (if available). If there is a waiting list and we can fill the spot, you will receive a refund. For guest instructors (usually those from out of town, and marked below with a *), no cancellations are allowed, but you may send a friend in your place.

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March-May 2015 Classes



Beginning Copic.  Saturday, March 21, 2-5pm. Instructor: Delia Pesho. Cost: $20.  If you are new to Copic markers, then this is the class for you.  Delia is a certified Copic instructor and can get you started using these amazing markers.  There is a little bit of learning curve to using them, so it's beneficial to have a great teacher walk you through the "ins and outs"!


 Visual Journaling. Friday, March 27, 1-4pm. Instructor: Kathie Shepherd. Cost: $20. Let's get started filling up that blank journal in this monthly class designed to make lots of backgrounds using different techniques and products. 
Please bring to class: your journal (I will be using a large Dylusions journal, available at the store).  Call for other supplies needed for class.

Stampscapes. Saturday, March 28, 2-5pm. Instructor: Ken Pesho. Cost: $30. This class is full. We have added a morning class from 10:30-1:30.

Sketching, Sunday, March 29, 1pm. FREE!    Come and join with like-minded sketching enthusiasts. We are looking to become a regular sketching group.  Bring your ideas, your sketchbook and pens/watercolors,etc. to the meeting.  
 
Sketching, Friday, April 3 at 2pm. FREE!    Come and join with like-minded sketching enthusiasts. We are looking to become a regular sketching group.  Bring your ideas, your sketchbook and pens/watercolors,etc. to the meeting. 

Different Point of View, Saturday, April 4 or Tuesday, April 7, 10am-1 pm. Instructor: Judy Ross. Cost: $35. Make 5 cards with one stamp and many techniques! You will also GET THE STAMP.


Colored Pencils.  Friday, April 10, 12-3pm and Saturday, April 11, 10:30am-1:30pm.  Instructor: Donna West. Cost: $28.  Colors for this month are: peach 939, burnt ochre 943, 20%cool grey 1060, crimson red 924, yellow ochre 942, goldenrod 103, 70% warm grey 1056, olive green 911, denim blue 1101, light umber 941, dark umber 947, process red 994 and 70% french grey 1074.  Additional supplies needed for class: mini glue dots, pop dots, glue or adhesive, Gamsol and blending stumps.



 
Book of the Month.   Tuesday, April 21, 11 am, 2 pm, and 5:30 pm. Instructor: Kathie Shepherd. Cost: $25.

Copic Class.  Wednesday, April 22, 2-4pm OR Thursday, April 23, 1-3pm. Instructor: Delia Pesho. Cost: $10 ($15 if not in Copic Club).

Visual Journaling. Friday, April 24, 1-4pm. Instructor: Kathie Shepherd. Cost: $20. Let's get started filling up that blank journal in this monthly class designed to make lots of backgrounds using different techniques and products. 
Please bring to class: your journal (I will be using a large Dylusions journal, available at the store).  Call for other supplies needed for class.

Visual Journaling. Saturday, April 25, 1-4pm. Instructor: Marissa Vidrio. Cost: $20. Let's get started filling up that blank journal in this monthly class designed to make lots of backgrounds using different techniques and products. 
Please bring to class: your journal. Call for other supplies needed for class.
  
Itty Bitty Metal Book.  Saturday, April 25. 2-5ish pm. Instructor: Rebecca Rush. Cost: $40. 


Card Extravaganza, Theme: Women, Girlfriends, Mother's Day. Tuesday, April 28, $1 per card for as many cards as you want to make. 

Calligraphy, Modern Script. 4 week class on May 1, 15th, 22nd and 29th. 10:30am-12noon.  Instructor: Sandra Sadler. Cost: $20/week.  Learn the basics of this beautiful and fun calligraphy script and then learn how to change it up and make it fun!


JUST ADDED!!!! 3 Classes with DYAN REAVELEY of Ranger's DYLUSIONS!!!

Art Journal Painty Extravaganza. Saturday, May 2. 9:30am-6pm.  Cost: $150, includes a large Dylusions journal.
Learn all the tips and tricks Dyan uses to incorporate them into her journals.  Learn many style of backgrounds including brayering, baby wipes, journal blocking.  After spending the morning applying the techniques we will go to town decorating them with shapes stencils, silhouettes and stamped images. 




Incorporating Rubber Stamps into your Journal Pages.  Sunday, May 3.  9am-1pm. Cost: $75.  Who needs to draw when there are fabulous stamps available to give your journals that professional finish.  Whether it's for making backgrounds or creating focal points there are sure to be the perfect ones for you. We will be using a myriad of techniques including shadow stamping, masking, transferring the ink.  Border stamps, background stamps and incorporating main images are all covered. A complete 101! Bring your Dylusions journal if you'd like to work in it. Mixed Media cardstock will be provided.


Journaling with Inks and Stencils.  Sunday, May 3. 2-6pm.  Cost: $75.  A necessary class to give you everything you need to know about Dyan's inking techniques from start to finish. All of her tips and hints for perfectly inked pages. You will be creating beautiful inked backgrounds to start your journaling journey.  Bring your Dylusions journal if you'd like to work in it.  Mixed Media cardstock will be provided.



Colored Pencils.  Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9, 10:30am-1:30pm.  Instructor: Donna West. Cost: $28.  Colors for this month are:

Book of the Month.   Tuesday, May 19, 11 am, 2 pm, and 5:30 pm. Instructor: Kathie Shepherd. Cost: $25.  

Art Journaling with Dina. Wednesday, May 20, 5:30-8:30pm. Cost: $45.

Copic Class.  Wednesday, May 20, 2-4pm OR Thursday, May 21, 1-3pm. Instructor: Delia Pesho. Cost: $10 ($15 if not in Copic Club). 

Caterpillar Stitch Journal. Saturday, May 23. 10:30am-4:30pm.  Instructor: Kathie Shepherd. Cost: $60.  Learn this stitch that will amaze your friends.  It's an intermediate to advanced stitch, so be warned!