Sunday, March 18, 2018

April 2018 Classes


We had a wonderful Demo Day Saturday.  The first 20 people in the door wearing green received a sweet gift!  And we created this beautiful card to remind us that perfect love is greater than anything we can imagine!

We have a lot going on this month. We have guest artist Nathalie Kalbach and as always, Lisa has created some delicious classes for you. Take a look at the schedule and then give us a call to enroll in the class(es) of your choice!

Master Page Create - Spring
Tuesday, April 3
10:30 am OR 6 pm

This is one of our most popular classes ever and is once again repeated by demand.  You will create a large "master page" background on Bristol or Watercolor Paper which can then be copied to use in a plethora of other projects.  No experience needed and most all supplies provided.

Splash of Color
with Nathalie Kalbach
Fri, April 6-8

Create your very own unique 40 page (80 surfaces for art) art journal from scratch to finish.  Learn amazing techniques for creating art journal pages from Nathalie.  90% of the supplies are provided by Nathalie and My Heart's Fancy.  This workshop will be a small intimate class with lots of individual attention.  There are a few spaces still available so enroll today.  Click HERE to read the details!

Giant Inspire Tag
Thursday, April 12
10:30 am OR 6 pm

Awesome mixed media tag made from a medium ThickBoard Tag by Tim Holtz.  You will use paint, stencils, texture paste, dies and Kraft-Tex to create this unique work of art.  Learn new techniques in this class!

Master Page Cards
Thursday, April 19th
10:30 am or 6 PM

You will use a Master Page Create copy to create these whimsical cards.  Didn't take the Master Page Create class?  Not to worry.... for an additional $5, Lisa will supply a copy of her Master Page Create for you to use.  

Demo Day
Saturday, April 21
10 am to 4 pm
Come and Go

Come view the new May Class Schedule complete with samples AND create a FREE Make 'n Take.  You can enroll in the May classes on the spot.  Grab a friend and share the fun.  

10 Quick Notecards
Thursday, April 26
10:30 am OR 6 pm

You can never have enough notecards!  Who doesn't need one to throw into a last minute gift or to send to a friend who just needs a gentle lift?!  You will use the beautiful "Welcome Spring" paper collection by Simple Stories to create 10 cards that will be just perfect for any occasion.

Art Journal Saturday
Saturday, April 28
10 am OR 2 pm
$15 materials fee

You bring your art journal (and maybe 1 or 2 other things) and we provide the supplies!  A guided mini "workshop", Lisa or Maura will show you how they created the featured page.  No two artists will create the same page but we will all have fun in the process!

Thankful, Grateful Book
Tuesday, May 1
10:30 am OR 6 pm

Have you wanted to create a small book but just didn't think you could?  Let Lisa help you create this "no fuss assembly" book in just a short period of time!  This lovely book was created using another of the wonderful paper collections by Simple Stories called "I AM".  You will enjoy the process and want to make many more.

COMING MAY 4-5 - RUBBERMOON WORKSHOPS with KAE PEA!  Click HERE to read the details!


Class Fees:  Class fees are due at the time of enrollment.  You may pay in person by cash or check.  Credit card payments are accepted for Art Journal Saturday and Guest Artist Workshops only.  Paypal invoices will be sent for those unable to pay in person.

Basic Supplies Kit: You are required to bring a kit of basic paper crafting supplies to every class you attend.  The supplies include small scissors, paper trimmer, small craft knife, cutting mat, non-stick craft sheet, heat tool, ruler, tweezers, Black ink pad, embossing ink pad, wet and dry adhesives, sponges, pencil and bone folder.  Additional supplies you find important in crafting may be included as well.

Cancellation Policy:  Refunds or Class Credits are available for cancellations received 2 full business days prior to class or workshop.  Guest Artist workshops cancellations vary by the workshop and is normally 7 to 10 days prior to the workshop.  All classes may be gifted or sold to a friend if you are unable to attend any class or workshop.

That's it for now!  I hope you will join us for one or more classes.  If you have questions, just give us a call (405-509-6788).  And always remember to.....

"Let the Art Out of Your Heart and Create Every Day!" 

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

RubberMoon Workshops

Kae Pea
RubberMoon Art Stamps
May 4 & 5

I am so excited to announce that Kristin Powers (aka Kae Pea) from RubberMoon Art Stamps will be offering 3 fun workshops.  I know you are going to love Kae Pea and these wonderful classes.

We were introduced to RubberMoon Art Stamps by Nathalie Kalbach (who is teaching her amazing Splash of Color Workshop in April - details HERE).  The quality of these stamps is outstanding and we are so glad we have begun to carry this line in the store.  

A little bit about Kae Pea.....  she is a self taught artist who went on to earn a BFA in Studio Art from Maryville University in St. Louis.  In 2012 she took over RubberMoon Art Stamps.  You can read more about Kae Pea HERE.  You'll see she knows her stuff!

On to the workshop classes!

"Strip Club"
Friday, May 4
9 am to 1 pm

In this fun class Kae Pea will show you how to take strips of recycled papers, discarded art projects, magazines, and other fun things from your artsy stash and use them to create something new and fabulous.... a miniture tabletop plant stand, backgrounds on panels and cavasses, greeting cards and more!  The possibilities are truly endless.  You will create at least 2 projects by the end of this class and have more strips to take home to use later.  Kae Pea provides all the supplies you will need to create a small plant stand and journal page.  Supplies include a variety of RubberMoon stamps, paint, canvas, glue, and more.

Supplies you need to bring:
  • Personal paper trimmer
  • Variety of papers... old scrapbook papers, magazine pages, backgrounds you haven't used, etc. 
Painting by Moonlight
Friday, May 4
3 pm to 7 pm

Use a variety of RubberMoon stamps and Moonlight Duo Tint & Hue ink pads to create wonderfully luminous layered works of art on Clayboard.  Kae Pea will show you how she creates texture and movement with just a few supplies.  You will leave with 3 completed pieces!  Kae Pea supplies everything!

Whimsey Watercolor Workshop
Saturday, May 5
9 am to 4:30 pm 
(includes 1 hr break for lunch)

Kae Pea will teach a variety of watercolor techniques including wax resist, pattern stamping and color blocking to make fabulous backgrounds.  She will address using different substrates and papers, including absorbent grounds and aquabord.  By the end of the workshop you will have several beautiful cards to take home and pieces to frame!  All materials provided except for watercolor paints and brushes.

Supplies you need to bring:
  • Watercolor paints - Pan (cake) watercolor (Prima, Koi, Peerless) or Tube watercolors (Holbein, Windsor-Newton, Koi)
  • Watercolor brushes - Round #6, #8 or #10
I am very excited about these classes.  I hope you will join me for one or all of them!



CLASS FEES are due at the time of enrollment.  You may pay with cash, check, credit card or Paypal.

TO ENROLL call 405-509-6788, email or visit the store.

I look forward to hearing from you and remember to .....

"Let the Art Out of Your Heart and Create Every Day!"