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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
Sat. Sept. 18th 1:30-3:30 (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


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
Tues. Aug. 24th 11-1  (in-store)


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
Mon. Sept. 13th 11-1 (in-store)


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!  What a great way to create an album. July's layout features a patriotic red, white and blue theme for your summer holiday photos.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $13.00
Weds. Sept. 8th 11-1 (in-store; kits also 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. May's class will focus mixing on a color palette using Daniel Smith colors and a #10 Round Snap brush. For each class check the supply list tab for any materials you may need for the class.
Instructor: Charlene | Cost: $15.00
Thurs. Sept. 16th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)       Thurs. Oct. 14th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)



Graphic 45 - Halloween Card Kit
Another great project featuring the Best in Show collection. This time you will create a book and the box to carry it in. Lovers of dogs AND cats will want to use this book to put all those adorable pet photos you've been storing on your phone. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any other supplies you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $30.00
Thurs. Oct. 14th 6-8 (ZOOM)       Weds. Oct. 20th 10:30-12:30 (in-store)


Graphic 45 Halloween Book
Class desc. coming soon!
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $
Sat. Oct. 2nd 10-2 (ZOOM & in-store)



Angel Wishes
Getting ready for Christmas? Kim has created a selection of cards featuring new angel stamps from My Favorite Things. These are lovely cards in gentle blues, beige, yellow and pale green. Bring your favorite coloring medium and your basic kit and get in the mood for the holidays. Check the website supply list for any additional items you may need.
Instructor: Kim | Cost: $20.00
Fri. Sept. 17th 11-1 (ZOOM & 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
(ZOOM and in-store)
Fri. Sept. 24th 11-1      Sat. Oct. 2nd 11-1 


Alcohol Ink Silhouettes
This is such a fun class! No two card backgrounds or individuals cards will be the same. Come and experiment with alcohol inks on a variety of papers including Yupo, Sparkle and synthetic eco. Your alcohol backgrounds will be highlighted with Sizzix and other die coveralls. Bring your basic kit and a craft mat to assist in creating these fun and colorful cards. 
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
Mon. Aug. 23rd 11-1 (in-store)       Sat. Sept. 4th 1:30-3:30 (in-store)


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
Thurs. Sept. 23rd 6-8 PM (ZOOM)       Tues. Oct. 12th 11-1 (in-store)       Sat. Oct. 28th 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)


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. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any additional supplies you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $20.00
Tues. Sept. 21st 11-1 (in-store)       Fri. Oct. 1st 11-1 (in-store)


Spellbinders Stitched Christmas Cards
What a great and fun idea! Spellbinders has created a series of dies that let you use simple stitching to create great holiday cards. Perfect for you who don't sew and equally enjoyable for those who do. Christmas shapes likes trees, ornaments and stockings are embellished and enhanced with simple in and out stitching. We promise, you don't have to be a stitcher to be able to create these cards. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any additional items you may need.
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $25.00
Mon. Sept. 27th 11-1 (in-store)       Weds. Oct. 6th 10:30-12:30 (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 
Thurs. Sept. 30th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)       Sat. Oct. 9th 1:30-3:30 (ZOOM & in-store)



House Mouse
Charlene has picked up the mantle of coloring a store favorite, House Mouse stamps and images. Using colored pencils, Charlene will show you how to color and get the best out of these adorable and timeless images. Bring your basic kit, your favorite coloring medium (although we strongly suggest colored pencils) and check the website for any additional items you may need.
Instructor: Charlene | Cost: $20.00
Sat. Sept. 18th 11-1 (ZOOM & in-store)


Crypt Keeper
OH! What fun is this! Alison loves Halloween and has created a Halloween decoration for your mantle or to give as a gift for your favorite ghost. Alison has utilized lots of mixed multi media supplies along with one of Tim Holtz's new Halloween dies. This is a very fun project and a way to express your spooky self! Bring your basic kit and check the web site for additional items you will need. 
Instructor: Alison | Cost: $30.00
Thurs. Sept. 23rd 11-1 (in-store)       Sat. Oct. 2nd 1:30-4:00 (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: $
Dates: TBA


49th & Market Nature Album
Join Sharon and create this beautiful album utilizing a beautiful nature inspired collection of papers and embellishments from 49th & Market. Lovely greens, soft browns, muted yellows, pale teals and blues with dimensional accents and coordinated die cuts and inked accents help finish this album that will fit your summer travel or staycation garden photos. Bring your basic kit and check the website for any additional supplies you may need. 
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $55.00
Dates: TBA


49th & Market Beach Book
Sharon has finished her 49th & Market beach book and it is beautiful! We may have not made it to the beach this summer (although some have) but this book is perfect for remembering older beach photos you may have and family memories of other summers that you've been wanting to chronicle. Bring your basic kit and check the website supply list for any additional items you may need and come to the beach!
Instructor: Sharon | Cost: $60.00
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​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.