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Class Descriptions


All classes require that you have attended the beginning stamp class, or have basic stamping knowledge. Please read the 'class policy' listed at the end of this class list. It is imperative that you bring your Basic Kit to each class. Before attending class, please check the website for any additional supplies that may be needed. We will attempt to post supply lists for all of the classes within 48 hours of the first session. There is a 10% discount offered on class-specific items, only. This discount does not apply to basic supplies, unless they are used in a technique specifically taught during that class.
All classes are payable by CASH OR CHECK ONLY!

Basic Stamping Kit
A permanent black dye ink pad, assorted markers/colored pencils, a quickie glue pen, a pencil, a ruler, an eraser, scissors, an exacto knife & cutting mat, double-sided tape, a craft pad, a brown ink pad with a distressing tool, one clear and one black gel pen, a clear Wink of Stella pen, foam tape, and your favorite paper adhesive.


Basic Scrapbook Kit
​12” paper trimmer, scissors, fine fussy cutting scissors, an exacto knife & cutting mat, a brown ink pad with a distressing tool, a 12” ruler, a variety of adhesives (including a tape runner), liquid glue or a glue stick, foam pop squares, a pencil and an eraser.​


Beginning Stamping
Come and learn the basic techniques of rubber and acrylic stamping! In this class you will learn the proper use of various stamp products along with several stamping techniques including embossing. All supplies are included.
Instructor: Charlene | Cost: $15.00


Beginning Copics
Let us demystify Copic markers for you. Learn the numbering system and how it helps you combine colors for successful blending and coloring. Bring your Copics, Basic Kit and check the web site for any additional supplies you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $15.00


Copic Basics: Skin Tones
So many of us use Copics and want to improve our color choices and blending. Sharon has created a class to help with just that. In this class we will be showing you how to create different skin tones. We will take the same stamped image, a little girl and show you how to create a variety of skin tones that will suit your every need. NOTE: this is a technique class. You will not be making cards, but you will keep your samples as a reference and guide for future use. Check the website for the colors you will need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $15.00


Beginning Pencils 3.0
Many of our most favorite images are colored with Prismacolor Pencils.
We are excited to now offer Faber-Castell Polychromos as open stock. We will show you how to color, blend, and achieve beautiful life-like colored images with these pencils along with our traditional Prismacolors. We have chosen a new selection of images to practice and learn color pencils.Bring your pencils and  basic kit and check the website for any additional supplies you may need.
Instructor: Charlene | Cost: $15.00


Intermediate Pencils

Charlene is back with a continuation of colored pencil skills with the help of Colorado Craft Company's adorable critter stamp series. The images feature a dog, a rabbit and a mouse with multi colored backgrounds. Take your love of colored pencils to the next level. Bring your basic kit and check the supply list for any additional or specific items you may need.
Instructor: Charlene I Cost $15.00


Clean up, meet up!
We invite you to join us on the second Monday of every month from 10-1 PM for our clean up, meet up session! This is the perfect opportunity for you to complete any of your unfinished class projects that you may have sitting around. There is no fee for this class, but we do ask that you 'sign up' prior-to so that we know how many will be attending. During this time Charlene will be available to assist you or answer any questions that you may have!
There is no fee to attend this meeting on the 2nd Monday of every month.
Instructor: Charlene | Cost: FREE


Monthly Layout Class
Please join us for our monthly layout class. Each month we will present a 12x12” double page layout that features a new technique or product. What makes this class unique is what comes next. You will have a homework assignment! Create another layout incorporating the technique or products used in class and bring your original layout to the next class and pay only $5 for the class! What a great way to create an album.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $16.00 for two, two page layouts
Weds. Dec. 15th 11-1 (in-store or kits available)



Graphic 45
Sharon has created a selection of cards featuring G45’s new Snowy Day release. Old St Nick, a friendly polar bear, snow covered evergreens with shades of red, green and blue are your images and color palette. Add to that Sharon’s embellishments and style and you will come away with a wonderful collection of cards for your special friends and family. Bring your basic kit and check the website fir any additional items you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $
(resuming in January, 2022)


Watercolor Thursdays!
Welcome to the world of watercolors! This class runs once a month, on a Thursday, and will feature different watercolor mediums and techniques in each session. Please note this is an instructional class and will not always feature a card or a complete project. This month's focus is color mixing, backgrounds and detail work. Will combine Daniel Smith paints and watercolor pencil instruction. A Stampendous palette, #10 snap brush, and #2 or #3 round brush required. Please note that this session will be solely instructional on watercolor pencils and brush work. No cards will be made.

Instructor: Charlene | Cost: $15.00
Thurs. Dec. 16th 11-1 (in-store)


Loads of Cheer with Kim
Last year Kim did several classes using Honey Bee's 
vintage pick-up truck front and back. Honey Bee has come out this year with a fun holiday add-on featuring little elves, presents and other holiday images. If you love to color this is a class for you! Kim will show you great shading techniques and will help you bring your images alive. A fun class to take and fun cards to give. Bring your basic kit, your favorite coloring medium, we used Copics and check the website for any additional supplies that you may need to bring with you to class.
Instructor: Kim | Cost: $20.00
Fri. Dec. 10th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)       Fri. Dec. 17th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)



Poinsettia Cards with Kim
Colroado Craft Co. has a new poinsettia die set that Kim has used for this class. Now I know you may already have a poinsettia die set but you could always use another and the size of these blooms and Kim's treatment of them make them ideal for your holiday cards. Kim is using non-traditional colors for this class and they really bring out the beauty in these dies. Bring your basic kit and check the website  supply list for any additional materials you may need and if you need a coloring medium.
Instructor: Kim | Cost: $25.00
Mon. Dec. 13th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)


Stampendous Pop-Up Cards
We have a fun class for you with an interactive component for you. Using Stamendous images, Sharon has created a class which features a pop-up component. Holiday images for you to color are featured. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any additional supplies you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $25.00
Weds. Dec. 8th 10:30-12:30 (in-store)       Thurs. Dec. 16th 6-8 (ZOOM)       Sat. Dec. 18th 11-1 (in-store)


Whipper Snapper Holiday Cards
Whipper Snapper is one of Sharon's favorite companies and their holiday images do not disappoint. Fun reds, greens, silvers and golds with cute animals in holiday settings that are as much fun to color as these cards are to give. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any additional supplies you may need. This will be an in-store and a ZOOM class.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
Mon. Dec. 6th 11-1 (in-store)       Thurs. Dec. 9th 6-8 (ZOOM)


49th & Market Holiday Album
Another beautiful holiday album, this one from 49th & Market. This will be an in-store and ZOOM class. 49th and Market has created another stunning collection of papers with understated images and beautiful embellishments that will be used in this album. In addition, you will receive a Penny Black die that will be used throughout the album. Bring your basic kit, a variety of lots of adhesives and spend a few hours with us creating this classic holiday album that you can give or keep for your holiday memories.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $60.00
Sat. Dec. 11th 11-3 (ZOOM & in-store)       Tues. Dec. 14th 11-2 (in-store)


Simple Stories Rustic Holiday Album
What a Beautiful Album! Simple Stories has created a beautiful holiday paper collection and showcased it in this holiday keepsake album. This is a 'kit' class. You will get written directions with photos so you can work on this book independently at your own speed. There are numerous pockets, flaps, and embellished frames for your holiday photos. This would be the perfect gift for a newlywed couple spending their first Christmas together. Your basic kit with a variety of adhesives will help you create this lovely album.
Instructor: none | Cost: $55.00
ONLY KITS AVAILABLE! Kits will include complete instructions for all of the cards.



Finnabar Multi Mixed Media 
Sharon recently did a mixed media project on line featuring Finnabar and her products and techniques and is bringing it to you. In this class you will be using a variety of mixed media products and techniques on a paint board surrounded with a Tim Holtz frame to create a one of a kind, personalized piece of art. Feel free to express yourself with color and your individual design aesthetic to create your personal masterpiece. Check the website for supplies you will need for this class.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $
Dates: TBA


49th and Market Autumn Days Book
Sharon is back with a fall version of the popular 49th and Market books. This version features stunning fall papers from 49th and Market and loads of places you can place your photos. Fall is a great time of year for stunning photos of family and friends enjoying the season. This book has ephemera, multi section pages, pockets and flip pages to add your photos too along with classic fall colored papers. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any additional items you may need and fall into Fall with us.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $60.00
KITS AVAILABLE!


Hello Cards
Say Hello! to friends and family near and far with these nostalgic phone cards. Sugar Pea Designs created this vintage telephone die and we've created three creative cards with this unique design.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
KITS AVAILABLE


Holiday Stamp Camp!
Jingle those bells! Holiday Stamp Camp is here! Join us for one of our favorite Stamp Camps of the year, Holiday Stamp Camp. In this SC we will be featuring a little fall, a little Thanksgiving and a lot of Christmas theme cards. We will be doing 12-15 cards and a holiday gift will be included in your card kits. We will be using the latest releases from a variety of companies including MFT, Pink Fresh, Mama Elephant and more! Bring your basic kit, your favorite coloring medium, plenty of adhesive and a camera, phone or pad to take photos of each card sample for reference. A snack to pass would not be refused!
  Please note that there will be an additional charge of $10.00 for any kits that need to be mailed.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $50.00

 

​Class Reservation and Payment Policy

Reservations and payment are required for all classes. Classes are to be paid for in cash or check. Payment for classes can be mailed in or made in person. Classes that do not meet attendance requirements will be canceled and you will be notified by phone the day before. Any monies paid will be refunded or you can apply it to another class. If you cancel a class with less than 48 hours’ notice, you will be required to pay for the class.