May Calendar With Photos!!
Hope you are doing well and staying dry on this VERY wet Wednesday! The May Calendar looks MARVELOUS! I can't wait to share it with you - we had SO many classes to do this month that we couldn't fit them all, so the June Calendar is filling up quickly! It's going to be a GREAT Summer!
Here is a link to the May Calendar:
Call The Stamper's Cove (941-907-0802) to register for any of the classes listed!
CATALOG SALE: We started our Catalog Sale today and it runs through May 14th. Come into the store any time before May 14th and browse our catalogs. You can place an order by paying 50% when you order and the remainder 50% when the order arrives OR pay for the entire order and receive a 10% discount on the order! We have catalogs available for Lawn Fawn, Taylored Expressions, Impression Obsession, Stampendous, Dare 2B Artzy, Sizzix and More! The orders should arrive the week of May 30th or before!
NATIONAL SCRAPBOOK DAY: Join us on Saturday, May 7th to celebrate National Scrapbook Day from 10AM - 3:30PM. Our FREE Make 'N Take will include a One Page Layout and a Card! We will have drawings throughout the day for 'great stuff!' Hope you can join us! Here is a photo of the Free Layout/Card you will create at our Make 'N Take!
Dies To Die For, Tuesday, May 10th, 1-3PM. Class Fee: $22. We will use the 'Cool Cup' die from My Favorite Things Stamps to create 2 fun cards! You will receive the die we use with this class.
Spring Flower Cards, Wednesday, May 11th, 1:30 - 4PM. Class Fee: $20. We will use Petaloo Flowers, embossing paste, burlap and Impression Obsession Stamps to create three cards. Here are the photos of 2 of 3 the cards we will be creating:
Free Style Art Journal Class, Thursday, May 12th OR Saturday, May 14th, 10AM - 12PM. Class Fee: $10. Chrystal will lead this fun class that will encourage participants to create a journal page 'on their own!' Chrystal will place some materials on the table and give you a 'focus' for your page. You will use materials provided as well as your own supplies to create your page. Participants will share their 'Free Style' page at the end of the class. This class will be a 'continuing class' held the 2nd Thursday and Saturday of each month.
Planning With Summer, Thursday, May 12th, 1-3PM. Class Fee: $10. Join Summer ( our Planning Sticker Guru) for a fun planning class using stickers that Summer has created! Summer will give you some planning suggestions and show several examples of different types of planners and planning styles. Each participant will receive some fun planner goodies. Be sure to bring your planner to this class!
Springtime Blooms By Art Gone Wild, Friday, May 13th. 10AM - 12:30PM. Class Fee: $15. We will use stamps by Art Gone Wild to create 4 beautiful cards. Bring your Copics, colored pencils or markers to color the images on these cards. They are gorgeous and are in the store for your viewing!
Here are 3 of the 4 cards we will be creating in this class.
Tag Tuesday, Tuesday, May 17th, 1-2:30PM. Class Fee: $5. Join Chrystal to create a fun tag using paints, inks, stencils and dies. The tags made on Tag Tuesday can be used as cards (written on the back), mounted on a card base for a unique card or displayed by itself!
Pocket Photo Scrapbooking, Tuesday, May 17th, 6-8PM. Class Fee: $10. Do you have tons of photos you need to get into a scrapbook? 'Pocket Photo Scrapbooking' may be the class for you! In this class we will use 'Pocket Photo' sheets, pocket cards, and embellishments to create a two page layout. 'Pocket Photo Scrapbooking is a quick, fun way to use your creativity to scrap all your photos!
Here is a photo of a 'Pocket Photo Scrapbooking page done by one of our participants, Dawn!
Box Cards & More, Wednesday, May 18th, Class Fee: $20. We will use a box card base by Paper Cuts and stamps/dies from Impression Obsession as well as papers/stamps from Dare 2B Artzy to create these cards. We will create 2 box cards, a Center Step Card and a Stair Step Card - a total of 4 cards in this class! These cards are fun to make and very unique! Here are 3 of the 4 cards we will be creating!
One Stamp (set), 4 Cards, Thursday, May 19th. 10AM - 12:30PM, Class Fee: $20. We will use one stamp to create 4 very different cards! Except this month (May) we will use a 'Stamp Set' to create 4 cards! The stamp set is from Dare 2B Artzy. In addition to this one stamp set, we will use embossing powders, dies, inks and various papers to create these cards! The stamp set is included with the class! Please be sure to bring your class kit and be sure it includes markers/colored pencils for coloring your stamped images! These 4 Birthday cards are similar to the 4 cards we will be making in this class - the stamp set you will receive in this class is shown on the bottom right - the one with the big candle!
Flower Canvas Frame, Saturday, May 21st. 1-4PM. Class Fee: $30. We will turn a 'chunky' 10x10 canvas around to give this canvas a 'shadow box' look. We will 'manhandle' the canvas and use sprays and inks to give it that 'shabby chic' look. We will add beautiful flowers, tissue paper and lots of embellishments to create this beautiful piece of art! It is in the store for your viewing! Here is the photo of this project:
Metal Stenciling 101, Wednesday, May 25th. 1:30 - 4PM. Class Fee: $30. Have you ever used metal (sometimes called brass) stencils? We will learn 6 different techniques (embossing paste, glitter, encrusted, metallic paste, ink and dry embossing) to use with these stencils in this class. Though we will not make 6 cards, you will be given the card bases for all 6 cards (we will just not put them together in the class). You will also receive the Iris Stencil to use in this class.
Sizzix Tag Book, Saturday, May 28th. 10AM - 4PM. Class Fee: $30. We will use Sizzix Dies, Sizzix papers and tons of embellishments to create this really cool book made from tags! We will use a Sizzix Tag Die to create the 8 pages in the book - most of the pages have pockets, mat board for the covers and 'leather' paper for the binding. You will love this book - great for photos, recipes, quotes, or whatever you want to keep in it! We have it in the store for your viewing! Here are some photos of the Tag Book we will create:
Under The Sea POP Up Cards, Tuesday, May 31st, 10AM - 12:30PM. Class Fee: $25. We will use beautiful stamps/dies from Stampendous to create these 3 fun 'Under The Sea' Pop Up cards! These cards are so cool - you will love creating them and love the stamps/dies even more! You will receive the 'Pop Up Die' with this class (a $20 value)!
We will also continue to have our 'regular' classes in the month of May, too, including:
- Coffee & A Card, every Wednesday morning, 10AM - 11:30AM. You MUST call ahead to reserve your seat! This class fills up quickly!
- Dies To Die For, the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month, 1-3PM. We make 2 cards and the die is included with the price of the class!
- Tag Tuesday, 1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month, 1 - 2:30PM Class Fee is $5.
- Double Layout Design 5 Class - usually the last Tuesday of each month, 6-8PM. Class Fee: $10.
- Art Journaling, 4th Thursday OR Saturday of each month. Class Fee: $10.
Please note - all classes must be paid at the time of registration. Registration for classes can be made in person at The Stamper's Cove or by calling The Stamper's Cove: 941-907-0802. All classes require that you bring a Class Kit ( Adhesive ( wet and dry; Tombow Mono Glue/Tape Runner), scissors, markers and/or colored pencils, black ink pad, brown ink pad - for edging, daubers, blending tool with refills, dimensional tape/pop dots, small paper trimmer, Score Tape/Red line tape and a water brush.)
As you can see, we will be 'doing something creative everyday!' I hope you can join us!
"Do Something Creative Everyday!"
P.S. Here are a few photos of my girls Emelia & Claire! I was up in Atlanta this past weekend visiting them - had tons of fun!