Here we are term 3 has started, winter is upon us, and it is only 5
months till Christmas!
It is amazing how time flies, I have just this weekend
celebrated my youngest child Samantha's 21st birthday. It is incredible how
fast they grow up, I know people have been saying that forever but it seems
crazy, that it was just the other day I was taking her home from the birthing
centre, and then it was her first day of school, now in 8 weeks she will have
finished her double degree in History and ancient history.
started the term with a bit of a quiet start, after senz and then the 21st had a
pre 1900 theme for it, so I needed a bit of time to catch my breath.
have stock arriving all the time, but I have to be honest and say we are really
just restocking the basics at the moment, as we didn't even have one tube of
glue in the shop, but that has been remedied now. We will upload the stock to
the website as quickly as we can.
This email is mostly about classes, as
I am getting asked on a daily basis what we are up to.
Wednesday morning scrapbooking: This is still a full class,
but if you are keen please feel free to put your name on the wait list.
Every 2nd Friday morning card class: This is also a full class, but you
can go on the wait list.
Thursday evening: this class fluctuates
between overfull, full and sometimes a couple of spaces depending on the week,
so if you are keen please phone for a chat. Jo on
One off classes:
Saturday 1st August Card
class $20.00 10am - 1pm.
3 cards, one step card with a sewing
theme, one purple swing card, and one twist card.
We will be using
peelcraft stickers, to decorate our three different cards, as well as some
awesome paper arts paper.
I unfortunately forgot to bring the cards home to
photograph, so I cannot show them to you, but they look
Saturday 15th August - 10am - 3pm
Apothecary class $50.00 or hollow book class $65.00
I have a few of
each of these classes from Senz left over, so I am going to do a double class.
You can work on either project, the apothcary kit dark or light version or the
Hollow book secret garden kit. Everything is supplied except your
For the apothecary class you will build the cupboard and decorate
and fill all the bottles and vials, make some embellishments.
or for the hollow book, you will make the book,
decorate it and make the hidden garden inside. it is a 30cm x 30cm project, so
there is lots not seen in the photo.
this is just part of what is inside the
Thursday night 20th August and 27th August 6pm - 8pm
$50.00 Christmas houses (over two weeks) with Alysha.
house class - there are 2 spots left in this popular senz class.
You will decorate this row of houses, although they
will be slightly different from houses pictured and done at senz, as we have had
to make adjustments as we have different papers and
Friday 21st August - Sunday 23rd August Blenheim
Scrapping and paper arts retreat Blenheim.
1 scrapbooking class, 1 christmas
house class, 1 card kit and two make n take tag projects.
September 5th: 9 Scrapbooking pages in a day class.
We will complete 9 pages, some pretty pink, some grunge blue,
some in between.
There are no pictures yet, but I will have them ready next
Saturday 19th September Grunge Fairy class $65.00
full on Senz class we will be making a fairy, using texture and fibre, and other
mixed media bits to make this piece. You can choose which colours you would
like to use, and we will be changing the mixed media piece that are on the fairy
as well. This is just to give you a heads up of the date, and the basic shape /
look of the fairy.
Then we will have the Christmas present school
holiday program, and then we will start term 4 with all our Christmas classes,
including cards and houses, wreaths and more.
So that is the
If you wish to book, please email me on firstname.lastname@example.org or
phone during business hours 0274991485. Please do not wait, most projects we
only have a certain amount of kits available.
All the best for the
weeks ahead, and I will keep you updated as new stock becomes available,and
changes or updates to classes.