Wednesday, March 14, 2012

April Clean and Simple Card Class

Hello stampers! Since the flowers are starting to bloom-let's try making the flower petals all soft-with flocking!  We were going to do this in February, but alas, the weather didn't cooperate, but it should be fine weather in April, right?  There had better not be snow late in the month!
At any rate, here's the extra supplies to bring besides your basic crafting kit:
Stamp and Emboss Wreath and words Background/Coordinating embossing folder
Die cut machine
Black ink
Xyron sticker maker
Hot pink marker
Small flower punch (5/8"-3/4" sized)
Mini glue dots
Piercing tool, or brad setter, or 1/16th hole punch
Class is scheduled for Friday morning,
  April 27 from 10 am to noon. If you have any questions, or need to reserve your stamping spot, please call All About Pictures at 364-4141. See you stamping soon! ~Kim~

April Graduation Caboodle Class

Hello stampers!  Graduations are right around the corner, and these 8 cards make it easy on a gal, because in this class, it's more about the fun folds-for gift cards and cash for the graduate, of course!! There are four different folds, and we'll make two of each.
Here's the extra supplies to bring to class (besides your craft kit):
1 1/2" or 2" star punch
Brad setting tool/Piercing tool
Binding edge border punch
Black dye ink
Graduation sentiment stamps/stamp blocks
Scoring tool
Foam pop dots
Score tape
1 3/4" circle punch
2" circle or scalloped circle punch
Corner rounder

Class is scheduled for Thursday evening April 12th from 6:30-9:30pm or Friday morning April 13th from 10am to 1pm.  If you have any questions or need to reserve your spot, please call All About Pictures at 364-4141.  See you stamping soon~Kim

April Card Club

Hello stampers!  Here's what we're doing in April-playing with glitter and acetate-I say "Bring on the Spring!!"  Jillibean patterned papers, lots of 2-way glue pen, and sparkle all the way home!  Here's the extra supplies to bring to class if you have them:
Black stazon ink
Line art background stamp/stamp block
Red, yellow, aqua, hot pink and light pink fine glitter
2-way glue pen
Scalloped border punch
Class is scheduled for Thursday evening, April 5th from 6:30 to 8:30 or Friday morning April 6th from 10:00 to noon.  If you have any questions, or need to reserve your stamping spot, please call All About Pictures at 364-4141.  See you stamping soon~Kim

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Dimensional Flowers Are Back

Spring is just around the corner and its time to make fun dimensional flowers.
Our first class of the season will be to make these beautiful Tulips.  They are really very easy to make and go together fast.  They would make a great Easter center piece or you can get a head start on a fabulous Mothers Day gift.
Supplies Needed:
McGill Blossoms Tool Kit
McGill Blossoms Molding Mat
Non-stick craft mat
Fast dry clear glue (Zip Dry or Beacons)
Dark Red felt tip marker

Sneak Peak at a few new flowers coming up.....

Beginning Copic Marker Class Starts this Wednesday

Don't forget that the new class starts this week.  If you have Copic Markers or have been wondering what they are all about.... then this class is for you.  We will go over the basics of the markers, how to use them, color theory and blending.  You will work on images to take home and make projects and prepare yourself to move on to the advanced class.  Everyone is welcome to come see what all the Copic fuss is about.

Call and reserve your space today.  364-4141


Copic 2 class for March. This coming Tuesday

Have you ever wondered what the Copic Airbrush System was all about?
Well join us Tuesday night and you can see for yourself.

This card was made using some silk fabric that we will learn how to make
in this months class.
I just love to use my airbrush system to make fun exciting backgrounds or focal pieces for papercrafting projects.Its fun to mask items and then airbrush all kinds of colors.

We will find all kinds of examples of things to do with our markers, various inks and the airbrush..

Supply List:
Airbrush Systems (if you have one)
All of your Copic markers
Various Ink refills ((f you have)
Hand Sanitizer
Rubber Gloves
Large Acrylic Stamp block (6 X 4 size)
Non-Stick craft mat
Anything that you might think would be nice to use as a mask when airbrushing

Not all items are needed to attend the class, bring what you can.
Call the store to sign up. 364-4141

Friday, March 2, 2012

Simple scene card making

Want to create a beautiful 3D scene stamped card? Then this is the class for you. It's fun and easy, a great way to use some of your scenery stamps.
If you don't have any of the stamps and inks, but want to attend class, don't worry, we will have a set to share. Besides you regular class supply kit,  please bring the following items: Adirondack inks; Meadow, Denim, Stonewashed or any brand of Dye inks in greens, blues and Tans. Mementos  Inks in black and Rich Cocoa, yellow marker,Stylus and sponge tips, sponge applicators, Cuddlebug Tree branch folder, Spellbinders Labels 6. Stampscape stamps; Lakeside cabin147F, cumulus clouds, and  Row Boat 166A. Class is Thursday March 23 at 6-8pm. Please call AAP at 364-4141 to sign up for class. Hope to see you there. Lynette

March Coloring Class

Hi Everyone, Spring is in the air and so is Easter! The stamp that inspired me is  the Day Lily Stamp by Flourishes. I love this stamp because there are so many occasions you can use it for, Easter, Birthday , Sympathy, Wedding, it's up to you! Just have fun and color away!
Besides your regular crafting supply kit, you will need to bring with you if you have them, the following items; Martha Stewart lace scallop punch, Spellbinders labels 9,a light ink or salmon ink( I used Stampin Up Blush Blossom) Bow Easy, glue dots. If you want ro add a saying or a word, please bring the stamp with you.
Prisma Colored Pencil Colors:
Sap Green Light PC120
Lemon Yellow PC915
 Yellow Chartreuse PC1004
Dark Green PC908
Blush Pink PC928
Rose PC929
Mineral Orange PC1033
Salmon Pink PC1001
 Sunburst Yellow PC917
If you don't have some of the colors listed,and want to purchase them, call Diane at AAP asap and she can order them for you. Class is Thursday March16 from 6-8 pm.Please call AAP, 364-4141 to sign up for class. Hope to see you there, Lynette