Monday, August 25, 2008

Done traveling for the year!

I will have several classes and workshops in the Spokane CDA area that I will post as soon as I have the details.

New classes

Acrylic Mixed Media
with MaryJo McGraw

Cost $100 for
November 22 23 two day Workshop

Saturday and Sunday 10: till 4:30
Spokane Art Supply N. 1303 Monroe

MaryJo McGraw has been teaching rubberstamp, paper art and paint techniques for over 18 years. Her product knowledge and innovative methods have made her a much sought after instructor at many conventions, retreats, store events and cruises. She has been featured on the Carol Duvall Show, written many books and created several DVDs as well as working with several art, craft and rubberstamp companies developing products.

For more information go to or call 208-661-0435
MaryJo will be covering techniques from several of her books and Dvd's in this weekend of mixed media creativity including using acrylic paints and a variety of mediums, Polymer transfers, creating unique papers and embellishments from found objects, using graphic elements and stencils. Also you will be making glazes from dry pigments. Crayons, colored pencils and markers will also be covered as well as many collage techniques.

All paints and a variety of media are provided
Painting Materials: you will need to bring - a roll of paper towels, an apron, a plastic table cloth, a variety of paint brushes for acrylic paint and 2 or more canvases, masonite or canvas boards 18X24 also bring any art materials you have questions about using and a journal for taking notes

To see other classes and workshops go to

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Spokane Club Wed and packing for NOVI

Ok Spokane stampers hope those inchies are ready and don't forget your JOURNALS!

BTW for everyone coming to NOVI.......There is still room in some of the classes and the Master Class is almost full check in with the Heirloom Gang tomorrow for info call 541-574-8000

Back from Stampaway 2008

Elaine and I had a great time at Stampaway so great we have decided to go again next year. So all you folks I said we may not be back.... we will.
It is the best show around so how can we not go back.
All the customers are so wonderful to us!
So I am trying to come up with some classes already, if you have any ideas let me know.
This Wednesday we have our Spokane Stamp Club and we are starting a blank journal round robin and an inchies trade. If you would like to join us we start at 6pm call for info at the4 downtown store of Spokane Art Supply 509-327-6622

Sunday, August 3, 2008

getting ready for Stampaway!

Starting to pack for Stampaway tonight. One of my last two trips this year. trying to dig up enough foil for my class and sort out what(clothes) to bring since August is usually so hot in Cincinatti! It will be a fun show, it always is!
I also must find out about the cost of checking luggage so much to do....