CLASS SCHEDULE & REGISTRATION

HAPPY NEW YEAR – 2017 CLASS SCHEDULE

 

BIRTHDAY BASH – BIRTHDAY CARD CLASS
Friday, January 27th
7:00 – 9:00 pm
-We’ll be making 4 birthday cards, focusing on using the new Balloon Adventures and Lift Me Up stamp sets and coordinating Thinlits Dies.  These will include WOW 3D cards, guaranteed to delight your friends and family!
Cost: $18  Includes use of my stamp sets, inks, adhesives, etc., and thinlits, Big Shot, and all supplies provided to make the cards, including envelopes.  Light refreshment also provided.
RSVP: by January 14th

LOVE & STUFF – CARDS FOR VALENTINE’S, WEDDINGS AND/OR ANNIVERSARIES
Friday, February 10th
7:00 – 9:00 m
-We’ll be making 4 cards that are suitable for giving for Valentine’s, Weddings and/or Anniversaries.  An assortment of sentiments are available for you to choose the one appropriate for your needs. We’ll be  using the some of the new products, including the Falling For You Suite, So in Love stamp set and So Detailed thinlits dies.
Cost: $18  Includes use of my stamp sets, inks, adhesives, etc., Big Shot, thinlits, and all supplies needed to create the projects, including envelopes.  Light refreshment also provided.
RSVP: by January 25th

BEAUTIFUL YOU – WATERCOLOURING CLASS
Sunday, February 19th
2:30 – 4:30 pm
This is a product-based class, meaning that you will be required to pre-order the Beautiful You stamp set and Watercolour Pencils through me, for this class.  I will be teaching you how to use the Watercolour Pencils using Blender Pens and Aqua Painters, and using them on a variety of papers.
Cost: $80  includes both the Beautiful You clear mount stamp set and the Watercolour Pencils set, and includes both taxes.  This saves you the shipping cost!  You can also choose 1 FREE Sale-A-Bration product with this order.
RSVP: by February 1st, to ensure timely pre-order of the products

EASTER TIME
Friday March 24th
7:00 – 9:00 pm
-We’ll be making 2 cards and 2 treat holders, which will use the adorable little Mini Egg Cartons in the Occasions catalogue.  Your friends & family will be delighted to receive these.
Cost: $20  Includes use of my stamp sets, inks, adhesives, etc., the Mini Egg Cartons, and any other products needed to complete the projects, including envelopes.
RSVP: by March 6th

UPCOMING CLASSES FOR SEPTEMBER – NOVEMBER 2014

CHICKS & CHOCOLATE – Friday, Sept. 5th  7:00 – 9:00 pm

Make friends and have fun, while making cards and enjoying some special chocolate treats!  We’ll be making 6 assorted cards, including at least 2 Seasonal cards.
Envelopes included; everything to make cards supplied at class.

Cost $20  Please pre-register by Aug. 23rd  to reserve your spot.

 

TECHNIQUE JUNQUIES CLUB ––Friday Sept. 26th  7:00 – 9:00 pm

Our monthly club meeting to have fun, get inky, and learn new stamping, inking and paper folding techniques!  If it piques our interest, we’ll try it!

Cost: $15 (current members) $25 for 1st time members (includes binder)

 

CREATIVE CRAFT ESCAPE – SPECIAL EVENT-Sunday Oct .19th 1:00 – 5:00 pm

**See the ‘Event Registration’ page for all the information on this fabulous event & registration**

 

CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL OF CARDS – Friday Nov. 7th 7:00 – 10:00 pm

It’s time for those Christmas cards!  We’ll make 10 cards (2 each of 5 designs). All card stock will be pre-measured and cut; samples and written instructions are provided for you to follow to assemble your cards. 

Cost $25  Please pre-register  by Oct. 20th to reserve your spot.

 

CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL OF CARDS – Sunday Nov. 9th 10:30 – 1:30 pm

It’s time for those Christmas cards!  We’ll make 10 cards (2 each of 5 designs). All card stock will be pre-measured and cut; samples and written instructions are provided for you to follow to assemble your cards.  **(repeat of Nov. 7th class)**

Cost $25  Please pre-register  by Oct. 20th to reserve your spot.

 

HOLIDAY DECOR FOR YOUR HOME –  Friday Nov. 14th 7:00 – 9:30 pm

Come make a beautiful paper wreath and decorated candles for inside your home!

Cost $30 Please pre-register by Oct. 27th to reserve your spot.

 

 

UPCOMING CLASSES FOR JUNE – AUGUST 2014

WEDDINGS & ANNIVERSARIES – Friday June 13th – 7:00 – 9:30 pm

It’s wedding time – be prepared!  Come make 2 wedding and 2 anniversary cards.  Envelopes included; everything to make cards supplied at class.

Cost: $15 please pre-register by June 5th to reserve your spot.

 

 

TECHNIQUE JUNQUIES – Friday June 27th – 7:00 – 9:30 pm

Our monthly club meeting to have fun, get inky, and learn new stamping, inking and paper folding techniques!  If it piques our interest, we’ll try it!

Cost: $15 (current members) $25 for 1st time members (includes binder)

 

ALL ABOUT BABIES – Friday July 11th – 7:00 – 9:30 pm

It’s only logical – what follows weddings?  Babies!!  Come make 4 of the cutest baby cards ever! (it may get you out of babysitting!)

Cost: $15 please pre-register by July 2nd to reserve your spot

 

 

TECHNIQUE JUNQUIES CLUB – Friday July 25th – 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Our monthly club meeting to have fun, get inky, and learn new stamping, inking and paper folding techniques!  If it piques our interest, we’ll try it!

Cost: $15 (current members) $25 for 1st time members (includes binder)

 

 

WOMEN IN NEED OF STAMPING (W.I.N.O.S.) – Friday, August 23rd 7:00pm – 9:00 pm

Make 4 assorted birthday cards.  Envelopes included; everything necessary for making the cards is supplied in class.  Get ready for the upcoming Birthday season!  You know it – September is back to school, back to friends – and one of the most popular birth months!  You’re going to need cards, so come get them done!  (yes, based on the name, there may be wine offered,  as well as other beverages!) 

Cost: $15 Please pre-register by Aug. 16th to reserve your spot.

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YOU’RE INVITED – TO MY OPEN HOUSE!

January 21st, 2014  7:00-9:00 pm

My house – 855 Everett Crescent, Burnaby, B.C.

Come help me celebrate the New Year, the New ‘Celebrate the Everyday’ Occasions Catalogue, plus the upcoming Sale-a-bration!

Bring a friend, and enjoy seeing and trying out new stamp sets, tools and designer series papers.  There will be Make ‘n Takes, Prize Draws, Free Catalogues and of course – delicious goodies to eat!

Please RSVP by January 15th to ensure everyone has their own Make ‘n Takes!  604.298.0472 or debsmart@shaw.ca

 

CLASSES FOR 2014

February 7th  7:00 – 9:00 pm “THINKING OF YOU – VALENTINE’S CARDS”

Whether it’s romantic or friendship cards you need (or some of each!) we’ve got you covered!  We’ll be making 5 cards; all supplies are included including envelopes.

Please RSVP by January 27th to reserve your spot – space is limited!  Cost: $15

Friday, February 21st  7:00 – 9:00 pm – “W.I.N.O.S”. – Women In Need Of Stamping – ALL OCCASIONS CARDS!

Back by popular demand – the ‘W.I.N.O.S” theme!  We had such fun last time, I hope  you’ll join us again!  We’ll be making a total of 5 cards for different occasions; Birthday, Sympathy, Baby and Thank You.  (If you’d like to make more, please let me know ahead of time & I can prepare extra kits for you to take home for $1.75 each extra card)

Please RSVP by February 10th to reserve your spot – space is limited!  Cost $15

 

Friday, March 7th 6:30 – 9:30 pm – BURLAP AND  BLOOMS WREATH Class

Using the Burlap and Blooms Wreath Kit from the new Occasions Catalogue, we’ll put together this beautiful wreath, and add some extra touches (if you wish).  The cost of the class will include the Wreath Kit and a Silicone Craft Sheet.  As these items have to be pre-ordered, pre-registration for this class is a must.

Please RSVP no later than Feb. 19th so your kits can be pre-ordered; let me know if  you do NOT have a glue gun.  Cost $34

 

Friday, April 11th  7:00 – 9:00 pm – “HOP INTO EASTER”

You’ll be ‘hoppy’ you attended this class!  We’ll be making 2 Easter cards plus 2 3-D Treat Holders, perfect for gift giving (or keeping for yourself!)  All supplies will be included; this class is suitable for all levels of crafters/stampers.

Please RSVP by March 20th to reserve your spot – space is limited!  Cost : $20

 

Friday April 25th – 7:00-9:00pm – ‘MOM’S THE WORD!’
Make 2 special cards – one for your Mom, and one for the ‘just like a Mom’ person in your life!  We’ll make 2 special ‘fancy fold’ cards, so they know just how special they are to you.

Cost $12.  Please pre-register by April 14th

 

Friday May 23rd – 7:00-9:00pm – TECHNIQUE JUNQUIES ‘FUNKY FRIDAYS’
Want to learn new techniques for stamping, inking and paper folding?  This is the place for you!  Classes will be the last Friday of each month (except during special holidays).  Depending on complexity, 2-3 techniques will be learned each class, with samples and written step-by-step instructions included, plus full project using techniques.
Cost –1st Class is $25 – includes binder, page protectors and 1st session fee
Each following session $15  Please pre-register by May 9th to reserve your spot!

 

 

 

NEW CLASSES FOR 2013!

Not ready to commit to a club?  Then join a class – see what fun you’ll have and the fabulous things you can make!

GET YOUR YEAR IN GEAR!

WHAT: We’ll make 4 occasion cards – 2 Birthday, 1 Thank You and 1 Valentine

DATE: Saturday, January 12th 2013

TIME: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

COST: $12.00

All card stock, inks, embellishments and envelopes are included in the fee; coffee, tea and fun are free! 🙂

 

 

SPREAD THE LOVE

WHAT: Time to get ready for Valentine’s Day!  We’ll make 2 beautiful cards, and 2 gift items.

DATE: Saturday, February 9th 2013

TIME: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

COST: $15.00

All materials needed are included in the class fee; coffee/tea and fun are free! 🙂

 

 

March 2nd 10am – 12:30 ‘Intro to Stamping’ Are you new to stamping, or just getting back into it?  This is the class for you!  Learn the basics of measuring, cutting, scoring, inking and stamping.  You’ll be on your way to pro in no time!  Fee: $12

 

March 16th 10am – 12:30 ‘Spring into Easter’ We’ll make 2 Birthday cards and 2 Easter cards, so you’ll be ready for whatever ‘springs’ across your path! Fee: $18 includes all materials and envelopes

 April 6th 10am – 12:00 ‘Technique Class’ Come join the fun in learning 2 new techniques – “Glitter Napkin’ and “Inky Bands”!  You will amaze yourself with these stunning techniques. Cost is $10, and includes all materials.

 

April 13th 10:00am – 11:30am ‘This  and That’.  Let’s play together!  We’ll have a look at the newest of Stampin’ Up!’s product lines, the ‘This and That’ journal and coordinating items.  Minimum pre-purchase of the Journal; if you purchase the Special Bundle offer, I’ll include a glue-stick, for FREE!   Cost: FREE – prepurchase applies; PLEASE REGISTER BY APRIL 2ND TO PRE ORDER PRODUCT.

 

April 27th 10am – 12:30 ‘Mom’s the Word!  It’s all about Mom!  Whether she’s your Mom, step-Mom, Grandmother, Aunt, Mother-in-Law, or just like a Mom to you, she’s special, and so will the card & gift item be that you create in this class!  Fee: $18 for 2 cards and 2 gift items; all materials included

  May 5th ‘Retirement Pary Open House’ 1:00pm – 4:00pm Come join me as we review the list of retiring stamps, do a Make & Take, enjoy some snacks & beverages, meet new friends, and of course – order our retiring favourite stamps before they’re gone for good!

 

May 18th 10am – 12:30 ‘Dads & Grads’ It’s that time of year!  Get ready for Father’s Day and Graduation.  We’ll make 2 Father’s Day and 1 Graduation card, so you’re ready for anything!  Cost $15 includes all materials.

May 28th 7:00pm – 9:00pm  ‘New Catalogue Sneak Peek! We’ve mourne d the retirement of some of our favourite stamps – now it’s time to get a look at which ones will be our New Favourites!  Come see and play with some of the newest product from the new Annual Catalogue, pick up a copy for yourself, do a Make & Take, enjoy some goodies and meet new friends.  Best of all – get your list ready to be the first to order when the new catalogue goes live on June 1st!  PLEASE RSVP so that I can ensure enough catalogues and Make & Takes are available

 

June 9th 1:00pm – 4:00pm ‘New Catalogue Open House’ It’s here and it’s live!!  If you missed the sneak peek (or even if you didn’t!) come see the newest products and stamps, do a Make & Take, and be one of the 1st to get your order in from the New Annual Catalogue! PLEASE RSVP so that I can ensure enough catalogues and Make & Takes are available

 

 

  All classes (unless noted) are held in my home in Burnaby, B.C. Pre-registration is required to hold your spot.  

If you prefer not to pay with Paypal, please contact me by phone or email (604.298.0472 or debsmart@shaw.ca) to arrange an alternate payment method. 

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 PLEASE NOTE: CHANGE OF DATE FOR STAMP-A-STACK OF CHRISTMAS CARDS – CHANGED FROM NOV.17/18TH TO NOV. 24/25TH

CLASSES:

 

Tuesday, Sept. 18th 7:00-9:00pm ‘Anything But a Card’ Class: $15.00

You can do lots more with cardstock, papers, inks and stamps than make cards! Join me in creating personal hand made gifts that are perfect for giving (or keeping for yourself!)

 

 

Friday, Oct.12th 10:00am – 2:00pm ‘Stamp-a-Stack of Christmas Cards’ : $25.00 (includes a light lunch)

Get ready for Christmas card sending! Come one day, or both to stamp yourself a stack of 12 Christmas cards that will be a joy to send !

 

 

 

Saturday, Oct. 13th 10:00am – 2:00pm ‘Stamp-a-Stack of Christmas Cards’: $25 (includes a light lunch) **NOTE: this is a repeat of the Oct. 6th cards

Get ready for Christmas card sending! Come one day, or both to stamp yourself a stack of Christmas cards that will be a joy to send!

 

 

 

Tuesday, Oct. 16th 7:00-9:00pm ‘Anything But a Card’ Class: $15.00 

You can do lots more with cardstock, papers, inks and stamps than make cards! Join me in creating personal hand made gifts that are perfect for giving (or keeping for yourself!)

 

 

 

Tuesday, Nov. 6th 7:00 – 9:00pm ‘Christmas Tags & Gift Card Holders’ $15.00

We all need them – those pretty tags to identify the gift giver & recipient!

We all give them – Gift Cards! But who wants to just hand over a plain old envelope as a gift?

Pretty up your Christmas gift-giving with beautiful hand made gift tags, and gift card holders! You’ll be proud to give out your gifts this year 🙂

 

 

 

Saturday, Nov. 24th 10:00am – 2:00pm ‘Stamp-a-Stack of Christmas Cards’ $25.00 (includes a light lunch)

Before it’s too late!! Get your Christmas card ready to send! Come one day, or both to stamp yourself a stack of 12 Christmas cards that will be a joy to send!

 

 

 

Sunday, Nov. 25th 10:00am – 2:00pm ‘Stamp-a-Stack of Christmas Cards’ $25.00 (includes a light lunch) **NOTE: this is a repeat of the Nov.24th cards.

Before it’s too late!! Get your Christmas card ready to send! Come one day, or both to stamp yourself a stack of 12 Christmas cards that will be a joy to send!