Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Class Vacancies

Year Long Class for 2012 - 2 Vacancies available!

Heritage with Kayleen
Scrapbooking our photographs is not only to create a journal for our children but also to remember generations before us. Now is the time to capture yesterdays stories and record the journey of our parents, grandparents and families; so the memories do not get lost or forgotten. On completion of all the classes you will receive a FREE coordinating album. Limited Places are available and only 1 Tuesday, 1 Thursday and 1 Saturday class (class repeated) will be held per month, so book now to avoid disappointment. The 2012 class will feature the an assortment of papers, chipboard and embellishments over several ranges to compliment your heritage photos.


Made For Boys

with Kayleen

Thursday 22nd March 10am-1pm

Thursday 29th March 6pm – 9pm


Do you wish to scrap those everyday photos of that special boy in your life? Then this is the class for you. Made For Boys  will feature primary colours and use the new Echo Park “A Boys Life” range of papers.

You will complete a double layout  using multiple photos and have enough product left over to do two bonus layouts. Layouts on display on store.


2012 Basic Grey Page Of The month – starting 1st April. Bookings for this year long class are open now. There are limited spaces left in this class and here’s a sneak peek of the first month’s class.


Follow your Heart

with Anita

Friday 23rd 6pm-9pm


Featuring the new My Minds Eye Follow Your Heart range of papers and embellishments, Anita’s layout features lots of layers and dimension. Anita’s classes a very technique orientated so come along and have a play and create a masterpiece.

Friday, March 16, 2012

NEW Kaiser ....

2 Fabulous NEW ranges in store early! Fantastic colours!

Charlotte's Dream
Fine & Sunny

We also have Kaiser's new Rubons Words, only $1.50 each and
Ribbon Roses in 2 sizes and great usable colours.

Pretty, Pretty PRIMA

these amazing ranges are in store now.
They are very popular ranges so stop by today to grab some for your latest project

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Donna Downey Class Details

Donna Downey is a bestselling author, instructor and all-around creative force as a mixed-media artist. Donna is consistently on the leading edge of taking creative risks that push the creative envelope and empowering others to do the same with their art. As a mixed-media artist, Donna is a born experimenter, blending and transforming both traditional and unexpected items into meaningful pieces of self expression. Donna lives in North Carolina, USA with her husband, and is a mother of three children. Come along and experience this one off event held over two days, featuring four of Donnas’ most popular workshops. Bookings taken now! 08 9591 3188

Pan Pastels workshop - "from the heart"

Tuesday 8th May
Pan Pastels
10am to 12:30pm
Art is a measure of passion and creativity. Expressing yourself through colour and design comes from the heart. Opening yourself up to the creative process can be a bit intimidating, but could very well change your life. This workshop is designed as an introduction for beginners as well as to challenge the seasoned artist. As students, you will explore and enjoy creating visual depth, adding bold colour and texture to your mixed-media art pieces.

Poppy Collage - 6 x 18" mixed-media canvas

Tuesday 8th May
Poppy Collage
1:30pm to 4:30pm

This workshop is designed to guide you through the multi-layers, building and creating of an original canvas by using mixed media tags, modelling paste, gesso, tapes, fabric and paper elements. Each layer will lead you closer to creating a textural and beautiful piece of artwork celebrating strength and beauty. By keeping our colour palette simple, using lots of dimensional elements and several simple techniques for applying texture you will tap into that inner artist and watch your blank canvas transform into an amazing collage.
The BIG 40
Tuesday 8th May
The BIG 40
6pm to 9pm
Since I am now 40, I thought what better way to celebrate this new decade than by sharing my favorite top 40 tips, tricks and techniques for building better art journals and mixed-media backgrounds. Like all great things building a strong foundation or base for your ideas is important, mixed-media and art journaling is no different. This workshop is going to put all these ideas at your fingertips as you create your own personal reference book for mixed media backgrounds and techniques and fill the pages of your NEW art journal. Each student will receive and work in one of my newly released art journals. the journals heavyweight pages are perfect for layering, paints, inks, collages, PanPastels, paper, etc and I plan to do all that and more in this workshop! We will build over 40 techniques and pages worth of ideas using several different wet and dry mediums filling one incredible idea book that will surely get your mind spinning with ideas!
Inspiration Journal – Mixed Media/Art Journalling
Inspiration Journal: “Layered Composition”

Wed. 9th May
9:30am to 3:30pm
If you have taken your first steps into art journaling (inspiration journal: Creating a visual diary) and/or are looking to take your pages to the next level, this is the workshop for you. You will learn more about building layers using mediums, stencils, india inks, acrylic paints, watercolors, papers, tapes and lots more. Art is about pushing the boundaries and making a statement. This workshop is designed to empower you to listen to your creative instincts and teach you how to layer colour, texture and put your artistic personality into your journal pages. You will also learn a tips and techniques about freehand drawing, adding details as well as composition and balance.
$400* - Book and pay for all 4 classes and save $60
We can take cradit card payment over the phone or drop in store today!!
Class Terms and Conditions:
Once payment is receive the booking is final and no refunds are available. Lay Bys
available but full payment of lay by must be made by no later than 17th April 2012. Non-
attendance of classes will result in a kit being made available, without instructions and
photos are able to be taken of the sample. A light lunch will be provided on the
Wednesday 9th May class only. Class samples may vary slightly due to availability of
products. No unauthorised reproduction of class samples allowed unless written
authorisation is gained from Donna Downey and Anne-Marie. Personal Use Only. Full set of
terms & conditions available in store. No reward stamps or further discounts given on
these classes.                 

February Challenge Pack Winners!!!!

All the pages that were submitted for February were lovely. It was a very tight race to the finish. And in the end it was a draw.


Michelle Kim

Crystal Watts

you each recieve a $25 voucher :)

Friday, March 9, 2012

NEW!!! AC Dear Lizzy Neapolitan ....

Watch the video and you will see how cute this range is..... LOVE IT!!

we also got the VERY popular date stamp
See you soon!!!

Thursday, March 1, 2012

NEW Sizzix ...

Just a couple of new dies for your Big Shot Machine or your Cuttlebug Machine.

Sizzix Tim Holtz Mini Tattered Floral

Sizzix Tim Holtz Easter Elements

Sizzix Flower 3D, #2

I also wasn't watching what I was ordering and I accidentally ordered a Big Shot PRO die

Sizzix Boxes, Pizza
so instead of $84.95 you can have it for over 40% OFF

$50 only 1 available
no layby, no reward card
Call 9591 3188

Glitz .....

Who doesnt love a bit of Shabby Chic?
These 3 NEW ranges are divine and perfect for your next project

in store now for you to enjoy

Scrappin' with Julie

Julie is teaching a great class this Saturday. Her style is admired by many peolpe from all across this country and we are lucky enough to have her teaching at our store. She will share with you 2 single pages using the Sweet Nothings range by Kaiser.

Saturday 3rd March
12:30pm-3:30pm, $38
Basic tool kit required

3 Spots Left so call today on 08 9591 3188.