Monday, May 31, 2010

Altered books tomorrow in the valley

Altered books in the Valley (SAS TOO)at 4:30. We will be finishing up covers and inserting new pages. Bring along your book and scissors. Come and join us just for fun! Bring along a hard cover book or two, we work on books but these ideas can be used for many projects including greeting cards.

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Start Spreading the NEWS!

OK to catch you all up on the schedule..
You all know that I do not travel like I use too and I am expecting to do less and less as the years go by so come and see me if I am in your area! If you have never taken class with me I love to share my ideas, practical applications and knowledge with all. My main goal is for everyone to have fun otherwise why do it !
None of the classes at either store are on the same subject matter so come and join us for them all!!!!
At the end of July I will be heading over to the Portland area.
Salem OR first.... July 24th at Stampin Cat Studio. Lisa has an awesome store!
3 super quick and easy summer classes. Join us for the whole day or just a bit.....
Fluid Chalk Florals with Outlines stamps
Blinging Summer Stained Glass
Shrink Plastic
I love going to see all the ladies at the CAT! It is a relaxing atmosphere and we have a lot of laughs and learn a bunch too!!
See for details or call 503-390-2553

Then....A new place but an old friend! Art on a Lark in Hillsboro OR July 31 Aug 1 with my pal Helen Bosely some of you may remember the events she used to put on at her famous store Trifles back east! We had some fabulous times there and now I look forward to seeing her new place ARt on a Lark that she has started with her sister. Call 503-648-4395 for details or check out
I am teaching a bit artsier classes more like what I do for Spokane Art and Creative Element here in Idaho.
These Classes are longer and more detailed ( just so you know) and more like what I taught at the Art Retreats like ArtFest and cover a broad array of materials and techniques
Creative Cards Making
Mixed Media Collage
Encaustic Techniques

And of course StampawayUSA THE BEST SHOW IN THE COUNTRY!!!!!!!!
August 12-15 Cincinatti OH
I will be there with Elaine Madrid of Carmen's Veranda More on that soon. For Class info

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

this weekend!

ONE MORE TIME!!!! Encaustic techniques class this Saturday one spot left!!!! call 208-667-0813 for info or sign up. This one will be at Creative Element in CDA 210 w Sunset.
Tonight Studio Play at 5:30 pm Diamond Glaze glazing techniques!

Saturday, May 1, 2010

VISUAL Journals this wed

We start our new summer group this wed May 5th Cinco de Mayo! In Visual Journaling we will be exploring a wide range of methods to expand your creative endeavors. Our first night we will use a few simple exercises to get us all on track. Join us at 5:30 pm bring along a journal of any size or shape to work in and your favorite medium .... pencil, collage,pastel, pens..... anything! I will bring in my journals for you to check out and if you have any journals you want to share bring them along.