Wednesday, May 14, 2014

June 2014 Special Workshops

Jen Starr Workshops
June 11 & 12

I am very pleased to announce that enrollments are now open for the workshops with Jen Starr on June 11 & 12th.  Jen returns for the third time and brings a whole new group of mixed media classes that you will really enjoy.  Jen has wowed us in the past and these classes promise to be just as exciting as the previous ones.    

Here's what Jen has to offer this year!

Beauty of Inka Gold
June 11 - 11 am to 12:30 pm

Using a combination of some of Viva Decor's most popular product lines, you will create this 6x12 canvas in your choice of colors.  You will focus on multiple techniques using Inka Gold, 3 D Stamp Paint, Modeling Cream and Glitter Pens.  We will also be using some of the brand new Layered Dies from Tim Holtz as well as some of the newest stencils from the Crafter's Workshop.  You will need to bring a 1" flat paint brush, palette knife & heat tool.

Paint Boot Camp
June 11 - 1 pm to 5 pm

This workshop will give you the confidence to incorporate paints into any project you create - cards, scrapbooks, altered projects.  This class will give you the knowledge to use paints to their full and beautiful potential.  We will be working in 6x6 format to create a collection of reference pages for each technique.  Please bring a heat tool, pencil, ruler, variety of paint brushes, Gel Medium,  palette knife, and a container for water.

Stencil Boot Camp
June 11 - 6 pm to 9 pm

Stencils play a big part in so many mixed media projects and the creative possibilities are endless!  In this workshop we will explore some of those possibilities using a variety of techniques and mediums from Viva Decor, Ranger and Art Anthology.  We will go beyond the basics using some of Jen's favorite advanced stencil techniques.  You will create a 6x6 reference collection with instructions on the back of each page.  You will need to bring Glossy Gel Medium, heat gun, variety of paint brushes, palette knife & container for water.

Create Canvas
June 12 - 10 am to 12 noon

You get to paint, crackle, and stencil this highly textured 8x12 canvas masterpiece using a variety of techniques and products from Viva Decor and the newest Jumbo floral die from Tim Holtz.  You need to bring Gel Medium, variety of paint brushes, palette knife, heat tool and a container for water.

Art House
June 12 - 1 pm to 4 pm

Jen's newest class!  You will create a large 3D chipboard house from scratch and completely cover it with art!  You will paint, emboss metal & add a tinted photo transfer.  You will use a variety of products from Art Anthology and Viva Decor.  Please bring a variety of paint brushes, scissors, strong double sided tape (scor-tape or red wonder tape) and a container for water.

Registration is OPEN!  Drop by the store, call (405-509-6788) or email me at to enroll.  Payment of class fees is due at enrollment (phone & email registrations will be billed via PayPal).  I know you will enjoy all of these classes so enroll early to guarantee your spot in class!

That's it for now!  Demo Day is Saturday (May 19) so watch for your reminder email on Friday.  Not on our email list?  Email me at to be added!  Until next post..... Happy Creatin'!  


Micki said...

sigh, I so wish I could attend. Not just these but several others too. Will be there in spirit! xoxo

Maura Wegener said...

Oh, Micki..... how about in July when Dina Wakley comes? New post going up this week... xoxox