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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
Tues. Oct. 19th 11-1 (in-store)


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
Weds. Oct. 13th 10:30-12:30 (in-store)


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
Thurs. Oct. 7th 11-1 (in-store or kits available)


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 class will be using watercolor pencils to color your images. For each class check the supply list tab for any materials you may need for the class.
Instructor: Charlene | Cost: $15.00
Thurs. Oct. 21st 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)


Let's Play Outdoors!
Join Charlene in creating three cards with lovely outdoor images by using your colored pencils. Charlene will be using Polychromos but feel free to bring your favorite colored pencils of choice, These images are reminiscent of Northwoods and feature a barn in one card, canoes in another and a campsite in the third. These cards are perfect for your outdoor loving guys and gals! Check the website for any further items you may need and bring your basic kit.
Instructor: Charlene | Cost: $
Sat. Oct. 23rd 1:30-3:30 (in-store)



Bundle Girls
Join us for a fun way to practice and improve your Copic coloring with these delightful stamps that are perfect for the job. Stampingbella has a line called the Bundle Girls, adorable little girls all drawn in the same style. You can blend to your hearts delight with these images while creating beautiful cards to give to your favorite people. Bring your basic kit, your Copics and check the website for any additional supplies you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
Mon. Oct. 25th 11-1 (in-store)       Tues. Nov. 9th 11-1 (in-store)       Thurs. Nov. 11th 6-8 (ZOOM)



Seasonal Gnome Slimline Cards
Stampendous strikes again and it's so much fun! Stampendous has created a line of slimline stamps featuring their adorable gnomes. Sharon will be using these stamps and other slimline dies and paper to create a fun collection of cards that are appropriate for seasonal giving. Bring your basic kit, your favorite coloring medium, Sharon is using Copics and check the website for any other supplies you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
Mon. Oct. 18th 11- (ZOOM & in-store)       Thurs. Oct. 28th 6-8 (ZOOM)


Costume Party Colorize
Tim Holtz LOVES Halloween and makes the greatest character dies each year. This year he did not disappoint. Kim will be using Pumpkinhead and the little trick or treaters in a class that will feature two cards. Lots of color, lots of pieces and perfect for all lovers of Halloween decorating. Bring your basic kit and check the website for additional supplies you will need.
Instructor: Kim | Cost: $25.00
Sat. Oct. 16th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)       Tues. Oct. 26th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)


Heartfelt Creations Sunflower Cards
Using the newest releases from Heartfelt Creations & Honey Bee Stamps we will create these gorgeous sunflower-themed cards.  Sharon used Copic markers to color her cards.  Please remember to bring your basic kit with you!
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
Sat. Oct. 9th 11-1 PM (in-store)       
Thurs. Nov. 4th 11-1(in-store)



Heartfelt Creations: Poinsettia
Heartfelt Creations has a new poinsettia die set that Sharon 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 Sharon's treatment of them make them ideal for your holiday cards. Sharon 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: Sharon | Cost: $25.00
Thurs. Oct. 28th 11-1 (in-store)       Mon. Nov. 8th 11-1 (in-store)


Penny Black Seasonal Cards
Join us to create these simply stunning Penny Black winter cards. No coloring involved!  We will be using inks, dies and embellishments to create these stunning cards.Penny Black makes beautiful images, especially at winter and coloring them is like a master class, but with us we make you the master. Check the website for items you need besides your basic kit and join us to make these beautiful cards.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $25
Fri. Nov. 5th  11-1   ( in-store)           Sat. Nov. 6th  (in-Store)
Tues. Nov. 16th 6-8 pm  (Zoom)


Whipper Snapper Halloween
We're gearing up for Halloween and fall with new Whipper Snapper stamps. Get your coloring on with these vibrant and fun stamps. Always fun to color and put together Sharon has created four cards for you to send to your favorites spooks and goblins. Bring your basic kit and your favorite coloring medium (we used Copics) and join us for this fun class. Check the website for any other supplies you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
Tues. Oct. 12th 11-1 (in-store)       Sat. Oct. 23rd 11-1 (in-store)


Pretty Pink Posh Halloween
Kim makes beautiful cards for you in her classes. With the help of these cute stamps and dies from Pretty Pink Posh she is back with a Halloween themed selection of cards. If you like to color and a shaker, these are the cards for you. Bring your basic kit and your favorite coloring medium (Kim used Copics) and join us for this fun, relaxing boo-tiful set of cards, Check the website for any other supplies you may need.
Instructor: Kim | Cost: $20.00
Mon. Oct. 11th 11-1 (in-store)


NEW Pinkfresh Cards
Pink Fresh's collection of Washi tape with coordinating dies have been really popular and with a new set of tapes and dies Sharon has created a third card class featuring these gorgeous and versatile tapes and dies. Added to these cards is the extra dimension of foiling. Learn a new technique and shape as we will also be using slim line card bases. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any additional items you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00 
Sat. Oct. 9th 1:30-3:30 (ZOOM & in-store)



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


Layered Flowers
Sharon showed a layered flower die set with lattice background a few weeks back in one of her Facebook videos. They made such a great combination she decided to build a class around her sample. If you either love or have been intimidated by the idea of layered flowers from companies like Sizzix and Spellbinders, this is a great class to take the mystery of how these flowers and their cards are put together. The color will come from the paper but we will also show you how you can use your markers to create color combos of your own. Bring your basic kit, check the website for any other supplies you may need and join us.
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
Fri. Oct. 22nd 11-2 (in-store)       Sat. Nov. 13th 11-2 (ZOOM & in-store)


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
Sat. Oct. 30th 10-3 (in-store)       Mon. Nov. 1st 10-2:30 (in-store)       Tues. Nov. 2nd 10-2:30 (in-store)       Sun. Nov. 7th 12-3 (ZOOM)

 

​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.