Sunday, October 27, 2019

Classes for the November crop

Classes for the November Crop are rolling in!

Friday, November 1
7:00 - 9:00pm - Brush lettering class with Samantha Testa of Painted Palettes

Saturday, November 2

11:15am - 12:45pm Christmas Stamp a Stack #2 with Jeannette, Stampin' Up!
1:30 - 2:30pm Down Home Layout with Kiwi Lane
3:00 - 4:30pm Holiday Shadow Box Frame Class with Tracy, Photo Scraps
5:00 - 6:30pm Annual Christmas Card Album with Barb Carrico, CTMH
7:30 - 9:00pm Out on the Town 2-page layout with Christi Brisbane

Throughout Weekend
Massage Therapy appointments with Brenda Smith and Jessica Anaya

Out on the town 2 Page Layout Class with Christi

Class: Out on the town 2 Page Layout Class with Christi
When: Saturday, November 2 7:30pm
Everything pre-cut, Everything needed for the class is included
Cost is $25
Please sign up with Christi at

Friday, October 18, 2019

SPECIAL CLASS: Brush Lettering with a professional! November 1

We are REALLY pleased to be able offer a special class in November from a professional artist. You do NOT have to be a cropper to attend this class. Invite your friends!

Class: Brush Lettering Teacher: Samantha Testa, full time calligrapher Time: Friday, November 1, 7-9pm Cost: $70-75 To register please use the link below.


Join Samantha Testa, full time calligrapher, for an evening of hand lettering and good vibes!
In this workshop, you will learn the basics of hand lettering using four unique pens perfect for brush calligraphy and faux calligraphy. You will have a personalized workbook that walks you through the step by step process and provides four different styles to practice. You will have several blank greeting cards ready for you to letter on and personalize to make your own set.

The workshop fee includes a personalized hand lettering workbook with several styles of lettering, 4 unique pens perfect for hand lettering, and access to materials to complete the workshop skills and make your greeting card set.

We'll go over the basics so if you are a total newbie...don't worry, you've got this. If you have done some hand lettering before but would just like some more guidance, we can make that happen, too!

Check out Instagram (@painted_palettes) and Painted Palettes' website for everything else!

*Please note: We will NOT be covering traditional, dip pen calligraphy. This is a modern hand lettering class, using pen and marker techniques.

Annual Christmas Card Album with Barb Carrico, CTMH

Class: Annual Christmas Card Album, Barb Carrico, CTMH Independent Consultant
Date/Time: Saturday, 11/2 at 5:45-6:45pm
Cost: $25.00
Register: Please sign up for class by contacting Barb directly at

We will be creating a 9x9 Kraft Album using CTMH’s Holly Jolly Paper Suite to hold your 2019 Holiday Cards, photo cards, and newsletters in!

Please bring permanent tape, especially for the cover, foam tape, cutter, bone folder, scissors,   Liquid Glass, & tape runner!

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Down Home Layout with Kiwi Lane

Class: Down Home Layout with Kiwi Lane
Time: Saturday, November 2, 2-3pm
Cost: $19

Create two page 12x12 scrapbook payout using Kiwi Lane “Play to Create” template system and paper.
You will learn how to design your layout using Kiwi Lane template system. You will also learn the technique of inking, tracing and cutting. Additionally, you will learn how to maximize the number of pictures on your pages.

Templates will be provided for use during class and will be available for purchase at the booth.

The Play-to-Create system is a back-to-basics approach that gives you the freedom to play with the design of your layouts or cards without the fear of making mistakes. It’s a simple 5-step process…DESIGN,TRACE, CUT, INK, REPLACE.

The class will take approximately 1hr. We will show you how to design your page, trace using the template system, cut, and ink your design and complete your layout.

Supplies Needed:
Tape Runner/Adhesive
Paper trimmer

Note: The class cost has increased slightly due to the new paper packs being offered by Kiwi Lane. In each paper pack you will now receive enough to paper to create the layout above and an additional 2 page 12x12 layout (see below for additional layout ideas).