Friday, October 29, 2010

November Card Club

Hello again all you stamp happy people! This time we're going to use non-traditional Christmas colors for an elegant, formal looking card. Here's the supplies to bring to class besides your basic crafting kit:

A tall/narrow stamp image
Clear stamp block (if needed)
Silver embossing powder
Versamark or Silver Pigment ink
Heat gun
Cuttlebug embossing folder (I used Victoria, but there are others that would still work beautifully)
Die cut machine
Small phrase stamp
Small snowflake(s) stamp
1/16th or 1/8th hole punch
1" and 1 1/4" circle punches

Class is on Thursday, November 4th from 6-8pm and repeated again on Thursday, November 11th from 6:30-8:30pm. If you have any questions, or need to reserve your stamping spot, please call All About Pictures at 364-4141. Or, stop by the NEW store in person and sign up then! I'm looking forward to stamping with you again.....~Kim~

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Graphic 45 Christmas Caboodle

This Graphic 45 Christmas paper is wonderful! Love it! Had to make a caboodle of cards! Those of you who know me, know I get excited about paper.....sometimes it even talks to me (not out loud, of course!) and begs to be used on a paper project. When paper begs, I listen....I've finally stopped trying to's futile. At any rate, we're going to make 12 cards in this class, so that should help everyone get a good jump start on your Christmas card list this year...unless you're someone who is going to send out oodles of cards, then you can take the Christmas caboodle coming up in November, and get some more done!

Here's what to bring to class besides your basic crafting kit:

1/16th hole punch OR brad setting tool

Sentiment stamp

Clear stamp block (if needed)

Linen or Fabric like background stamp

Antique linen distress dye ink

Black dye ink

Red dye ink (Fired brick distress ink)

"Stamp" scissors (have the postage stamp edge)

Scoring tool/ Piercing tool or wheel

Corner rounder

Border punch

Foam pop dots

Mini glue dots

Class is Friday, October 29th at 10:00 am to noon OR Monday, November 15th from 6:30-9 pm. Call All About Pictures at 364-4141 to save your spot and I'll see you then! Happy stamping! ~Kim~

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

November Christmas Caboodle

So are you wanting to get those Christmas cards done and off the "To Do" list??!! This caboodle class will help you get them done! You'll make a total of 8 cards, and it's FUN at the same time!

Here's what to bring besides your basic craft kit:

1 3/4" circle punch Black dye ink

Tag punch Turquoise dye ink (broken china distress ink)

3" circle punch Red dye ink (fired brick distress ink)

2" scalloped circle punch Medium green dye ink (peeled paint distress ink)

Scallop border punch Hole punch

2" snowflake stamp Foam pop dots, score tape, liquid adhesive

Phrase stamps Pencil/ruler

Clear stamp blocks (if needed)

Call All about Pictures at 364-4141 and sign up.....the class will be Wednesday, November 17th from 6-8:30pm. I'm looking forward to stamping with you! ~Kim~

October Beginning Card Club

Hello again! This month we're going to introduce a specialty paper, and play with a very easy technique that is lots of fun to use stamps that are semi-solid with a little detail all at the same time-like leaves!
Here's what to bring to class besides your basic craft kit:
Leaf stamps-different sizes
Yellow dye ink (mustard seed distress ink)
Orange dye ink (spiced marmalade distress ink)
Medium green (peeled paint distress ink)
Brown chalk ink (chestnut roan)
Water mister
Score tape or red liner tape
Small paintbrush or aquapainter
Phrase stamp
Clear stamp block if needed
1/16th hole punch OR piercing tool OR brad setting tool
The stamping fun will be on Thursday, October 28th starting at 10:00. Please call All About Pictures at 364-4141 to save your stamping spot! I'm looking forward to seeing you! ~Kim~

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

October Coloring Class

Bird Christmas Tree

Hi everyone. The stamp we will be using this month is Bird Christmas Tree by Stamps Happen. It has alot more detail and colors than we have used in the past. If you have a small set of prismacolors it's going to be harder for you because I used alot of colors in this stamp.I hope you're up for the challenge. There is still space available so if you haven't signed up , give Diane a call a AAP, 364-4141.

Here's the list of colors we will be using in class.

Goldenrod PC1034
Dark Green PC908
Dark Umber PC947
Chocolate no.?
Light Umber PC941
Burnt Ochre PC943
Terra Cotta PC944
Peach Beige PC1085
Beige Sienna PC1080
Blush Pink PC928
Salmon Pink PC1001
Cardnial Red PC944
Crimson Lake PC925
Scarlet Lake PC923
Carmine Red PC926
Indigo Blue PC901
Copenhagen Blue PC906
Blue Violet Lake PC1070
Warm Greay 30% PC1052
Warm Grey 90% no.?
Burnt Ochre PC943

Your regular class supplies

Stickles in blues, reds and golds

Small christmas or holiday stamp phrases
Liquid applique

Ultrafine Transparent Satin Glitter
Heat Gun

Class is Thursday October 21 at 6:00 pm.

If you have any questions, you can E_Mail me at

Happy Coloring! Lynette