Monday, April 5, 2010


Wednesday, April 7 - Calligraphy Class with DeAnn Singh from 6:30 to 8:30. We are running our normal 10 week session for $200.00 or you can sign up for as few as 6 week session for $120.00. DeAnn works with each student and you can choose which Calligraphy you want to learn. DeAnn will be teaching Italic, Cooperplate, Gothic and Illuminates Letters. You can also check DeAnn website at We have 3 openings for the next session so if you are interested, please call, email or leave a comment on the blog.

Friday, April 9 - Make-n-Take with Gayle Smith from 5:00 to 8:30. The project or card are $5.00 per card or project. Come on in and see what she has up her sleeve. You'll have fun. Hope you like these. These are two of the 5 samples she has for you to do at the Friday Night Make It Take It. Hope you can join me.
We will be using Smooch pearlized paints from Clearsnap and Distress Inks with plenty of flowers from Hero Arts and other great companies.

Saturday April 10 - Tag Potpourri - Remnants of past Workshop with Linda Forest from 10:30 to 4:00. Cost is $45.00. Linda's been Spring cleaning and you get to benfit!! Join Linda for a day of painting, stamping, and embellishing art tags. If you've missed one of Linda's workshops or hav wanted to take one, now is your chance. Kits will be chosen at the start of class and you will have a choice of up to 6 tags. Bring a pair of small sharp scissors and a glue stick. Also bring a snack or lunch for a mid-day energy boost.

Sunday, April 11 - Demo with Donna Heckenlaible from 1 to 3. She will be doing a demo from a company called Elizabeth Craft who has amazing ultra fine glitter that almost feels like suede when applied and Peel Off Stickers.

Wednesday, April 14 - Calligraphy Class #2 with DeAnn Singh from 6:30 to 8:30.

Thrusday, April 15 - Basic Stamping Class with Karen Hutchinson from 12:30 to 3. Cost is $30.00. We have just added a new class, it is the Basics Class. You will learn to stamp, about inks, and embossing. If you have been looking for a Basics class now is your time to sign up. Call the shop (310) 391-0466, if you want to attend or email me at

Thrusday, April 15 - ATC Club with Jessica Hollowell from 6:30 to 8. Cost is $10.00. Jessica will teach a technique for ATC and then you will get to make two of your own. Suggested: Bring 6 to 10 ATC of your own to trade.Friday, April 16 - Pinecone Press Options Class, Gayle Smith, 6:30-8:30. Cost is $35.oo. This is an off-side accordion book with plenty of cut outs.

April 16 - Pinecone Press Options Class, Gayle Smith, 6:30-8:30. Cost is $35.oo. This is an off-side accordion book with plenty of cut outs.

Saturday, April 17 - EXTRAVAGANZA with Gayle Smith, Jessica Hollowell. Linda Forest/Ellie Shaw, and Lori Lai from 8:45 to 4:30. Cost is $85.00. Breakfast is at 8:45 and the first set of classes starts at 9:15, lunch will be from 12:30 to 1, next set of classes starts at 1:30. We all have a great time learning new techniques, breaking bread with one another, getting our goody bags, winning prizes and enjoying ourselves. So call and make your reservation. Supply list: your basic stamping kit and about 4 picture (3"X3") that you want to use

Sunday, April 18 -The Language of Color with Kelly Kilmer from 12:30 to 4:30. cost is $70.00. Yearning to create luscious, layered mixed media backgrounds? Want to explore the world of acrylic paint hands on? Itching to make painted pages that are uniquely your own? In this class youwill create a plethora of painted mixed media pages that can be used in any art form. Explore hands on techniques that are guaranteed to get your creative spirit inspired! You will leave with a pile of painted papers that you can use in your art journal, altered art, collage, canvas work, atcs and much, much more. Fully detailed handout included in the class, as always! Optional- You can bring your journal to class to work in, or the teacher will be supplying paper for you to work on. Supply list: Brayer, Scissors, roll of waxed paper, roll of paper towels, permanent black inkpad, container to hold water, 3 1" brushes to glue and paint (I like chip or bristle brushes).

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