CLASSES | EVENTS


COCOA VANILLA STUDIOS AND COLOUR BLAST

 FUN DAY

 
Join designers from both Cocoa Vanilla Studios and Colour Blast on
 Saturday 10th February as they share their skills and knowledge with you while
creating both layouts and cards in each class. 

10am - 12noon
 
Gwen Wruck starts the day with her Bohemian Dreams layout and card.
Cost ~ $35.00 ~ pre - paid bookings essential.
A requirements list will be emailed out.
 
 

1pm - 3.30pm
 
Sue Plumb takes us on an afternoon adventure with a fabulous layout and card
featuring the "You Rock" collection.
Cost ~ $35.00 ~ pre - paid bookings essential.
A requirements list will be emailed out.
 

 
 
Stay and play all day
If you are staying for classes all day and would like your lunch and fruit provided for you,
a $10.00 lunch package is available or BYO your own lunch.
 

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EMBOSSED TECHNIQUE CARDS

Thursday 25th January, 10am - 11.30am

$12.50 / kits available


Use an assortment of techniques to create these fabulous cards featuring embossing details.

Bring your basic tool kit, trimmer and adhesives ~  mats  provided

Pre-paid bookings essential
If you're new to card making, let us know and we will help you out with a tool kit for your first class.

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CARDS WITH DEB AND SUE

Classes with Deb and Sue are a great way to "try before you buy" as they allow you to try new products, dies, emboss folders, tools and more and then decide if you need to add them to your stash!
 
Together with this, having two teachers on hand allows for beginners to join at any time with no interruption to the class and also for lots of guidance for everyone as required.
 
*Pre-paid bookings are essential
* Kits are available for some classes, please confirm with teachers
 
 
 
 Tuesday 16th January 2018 ~ 10am and 11:30am ~ $15.00
or
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 ~ 10am and 11:30am ~ $15.00
 
Create some great background papers with yupo paper and use it to make a card
 and create a cute little combi van stepper card as well.

All materials provided.
 
BYO adhesives, trimmer and basic tool kit. Cutting mats provided.
 
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 CLASS WITH DEB AND SUE

Create 2 beautiful step up cards complete with gorgeous embellishments.
 

 
 Tuesday 30th January 2018   ~ 10am - 11:30am ~ $15.00
All materials provided.
BYO adhesives, trimmer and basic tool kit. Cutting mats provided.
 
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DREAMSCAPES ALBUM SERIES with MELISSA STRUHS

Complete an entire album over 10 months with one class on the third Saturday of each month.
Choose your own theme and learn a new technique each class.
Class is open to intermediate or advanced scrapbookers only.


COST: $150.00 plus small monthly core kit to complete each technique being taught.
(Up front fee of $150 includes 10 class sessios ~ February to November)
Products in monthly core kits are chosen to inspire and push you to try new things.
  They will be kept as neutral as possible allowing you to make decisions about colour to suit your own photos and theme.
Phone or email the store for the full information pack to be emailed to you.


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TECHNIQUE THURSDAYS

Each Thursday morning, we will hold a technique class which focuses
on a different product / techniques and tools. 
 Class is just $15.00 and will allow you to learn a new skill or technique, play with new materials or learn how to use products / tools you may have previously bought.
 
Bring your basic tool kit, adhesives and trimmers.  Cutting mats provided.
Pre-paid bookings essential.
 
Thursday 1st February ~ 10.30am - 12noon
Mini book card with a  focus on covering chipboard covers and binding your book with ribbon.
$15 - make 1 specialty fold book decorated and embellished.
BYO Craft knife, sharp pointed scissors, basic tool kit and clear Helmar craft glue.


Thursday 8th February ~ 10.30 - 12noon
Window frame stencils and stamps.  Try out the latest release from Darkroom Door and explore a whole new plethora of ideas for quick and easy cards.
 
 
Thursday 15th February ~  10.30 - 12noon
Discover the world of Distress Oxide inks - part I. There are so many things you can do with these inks and every month we will uncover more of them in this ongoing series.
$15 - make 2 cards
 
 
Thursday 22nd February ~ 10.30 - 12noon
Tips and tricks for great results with stamping.  It really is very easy when you know how.
We will look at stamping, cleaning stamps, masking, colouring and great effects with different inks.
$15.00 - makes 2 cards
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SATURDAY CROP SESSIONS

 
9.30am - 5.30pm or come and go as you please

Crop sessions are a free time to work on any of your ongoing or chosen projects. 
We provide the space, great music, food, tea and coffee and you create with like minded people while avoiding the housework and other tasks that interrupt your creative time at home. Bring along your tools and projects and anything special you may wish to eat or drink and have yourself  a fun day to play with all your crafting gear.

 You also have full access to the shop as you work so if you need any bits and pieces to finish off projects, you can shop as you go.
$15.00 includes morning, afternoon tea, lunch, unlimited tea and coffee.
 
Saturday 27th January 2018
Saturday 3rd February 2018
Saturday 24th February 2018


Pre paid bookings essential
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THURSDAY NIGHT CLASSES

CARDS USING THE NEW DARKROOM DOOR FRAME STAMPS AND STENCILS.
Pictures shown are samples only courtesy of Darkroom Door.

























































THURSDAY 8th FEBRUARY - 6.30 - 8pm
 
Create 3 cards while using some of Darkroom Door's latest releases, frame stamp and stencils.
Bring your favourite stamps or use an assortment of stamp provided.
BYO - non stick mat, dye ink pads, staz on ink or similar, stamp cleaner and basic tool kit.
Pre-paid bookings essential.
$25.00
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THURSDAY NIGHT CLASSES

DISTRESS OXIDE TECHNIQUES #2

 
THURSDAY 22nd FEBRUARY - 6.30 - 8pm
More fun with Distress Oxides, paint, die cutting and embossing.
Make 3 cards - $25.00
BYO non stick craft mat / messy mat, paper towel, distress oxides if you own them, sponge daubers, ink applicators and basic tool kit.
Pre-paid bookings essential
 
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GO PRESS AND FOIL

 
INTRODUCTION AND REFRESHER TO FOILING DEMONSTRATION
Friday 16th February
10.30am (Allow approximately 1 hour)
$10.00 - PRE-PAID BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL
 

 
CREATING FABULOUS FOILED EFFECTS - CLASS
BYO foiling machine and basic tool kit
Friday 23rd February
10.30 - 12noon
$15.00
Image is sample only - courtesy of Anna Griffin
 
 
 
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A PLACE TO CREATE ANNUAL RETREATS


ANNOUNCING 2018 DATES SOON

Limited places available for both retreats

Venue: Frederick Marsden Youth Centre
Kallangur
New extended times: 10am Friday ~ 4pm Sunday


The shop will be open normal hours while we are at Retreat
Tuesday - Saturday 9.30-4pm
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