Friday, April 03, 2009

April Happenings at Memories Live On!

If you live here in the Bay Area or happen to be nearby, please stop in for one of these terrific classes or make & takes, if time permits. I am listing a few of the upcoming events here because I am so excited about the amazing talent that have come together to form the design team and instructors for Memories Live On! You can meet everyone here!


Photobucket Saturday, April 4th (1:30p - 3p ) Free

Kids Make & Take
Kids old enough to glue and stamp are invited to make this most adorable little bunny bag with Lauren. Call to reserve a seat for a 1:30pm, 2pm, or 2:30pm time slot. (408) 446-9901

Photobucket Tuesday, April 7th (11a - 1p) $35

Folding Star Book
Ever wonder how to make a folding star book? The album folds flat, but when you open it all up and look straight down at it, you see a star pattern in the middle and there are pockets all around the book to hold pictures and journaling notes. The binding is a little tricky to figure out, but Lisa will show you how it all goes together!

Photobucket Saturday, April 11th (10a - 12p) Free

Hambly Notepad Make & Take
Ever look at all the pretty screen-printed overlays and papers made by Hambly but have no idea what to do with it? Allison, a designer for Hambly, will be on hand to show you how to put together this clever little notepad that combines the Hambly overlays, papers, and rub-ons. Make and take materials will vary from what's shown in the photo.

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Photobucket Saturday, April 11th (1p - 4p) $25

Show A Little Love With Unity!
Whether it's a gift for Mother's Day, a gift for a friend, or a treat for yourself, let Jane show you a little love with Unity! You will learn to make this cute little card holder that holds three All-Occasion cards and matching envelopes using the adorable stamp set, "Birds of a Feather" and one of my favorite paper lines, My Minds Eye (Bloom & Grow). As an added bonus, you will also make a little treat holder using the Marvy Giga Punch and Unity's "Label It!" stamp set.

Copics: BG10, BG15, G21, G24, Y00, Y38, YR07, YR23, RV10, W1, 0
If you have them, please bring Copics, a paper trimmer with the scoring blade, Crop-A-Dile, and your favorite adhesive. These items are NOT required but just a suggestion if you prefer not to have to wait for the limited class items to come around.
** Please be sure to clearly label all of your personal items before coming to class.**

Photobucket Wednesday, April 15th (6:30p - 8p) $20

Sassafras Accordion Mini Album

Those Sassafras papers are sure fun and funky, but sometimes you gotta wonder "How on earth do I use it?" Well wonder no more! Holly, who adores the Sassafras designs, has put together this accordian album that embraces the eclectic and fun nature of the Sassafras papers, while creating a perfectly practical album to hold pictures of a little girl (or someone young at heart!).

Photobucket Saturday, April 18th (10a - 11:30a) $30

"Today" Acrylic Album

Join Allison for this fantastic workshop and learn how to design your very own clear mini album. You'll create this funky custom album using Clearly Heavy overlays, plus learn other tips and techniques for using Hambly papers, overlays, rub-ons, and new stickers! The beauty of the album is in it's multi-layered design with differently shaped pages.

Photobucket Sunday, April 19th (11:30a-1:30p / 2-4p) $25

Faux Postage, Chalked, Double Slider Cards, and Envelope Purse

KT will show you a faux postage template and learn how to make custom postage stamps using rubber stamps and inks. Then you will learn easy techniques and secrets using chalks with Versa Mark clear ink and Cuttlebug embossing folders to create stunning results. KT will also show you a clever double slider card and a purse made out of an envelope!
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Photobucket Tuesday, April 21 (11a - 1p) $20

Personality Mini Album

Have some random pictures of your child and want to capture their special personality to celebrate a particular age or event? Come and learn how to put together a quick and easy 3x6 inch mini album highlighting a year of a child’s life. Sandy will teach you how to deconstruct a chipboard album and customize it for your purposes. Using a simple formula you can make the most use of your class materials so no more wasting those scraps of paper and extra stickers. Products to be used include the newest lines from Jenni Bowlin Studio, Sassafras Lass, Cosmo Cricket, Prima and Creative Imaginations. The color palate is suitable for a boy or a girl.

Photobucket Thursday, April 23rd (6p - 8p) $20

Bon Appetit Recipe Book

If you've been thinking about compiling all those cherished family recipes you have lying around, this recipe book is for you! Featuring Teresa Collins' Bon Appetit line, this mini-album makes a great gift either filled with recipes or not. Trisha will teach you how to put this wonderful book together and show you how to use the Bind-It-All!

Photobucket Saturday, April 25th (10:30a - 1p) $35

Spring Fold Out Album

Lauren will show you how to make a 6x 5 1/2 3d fold out album that is great for spring with vibrant colors of orange, pink, yellow. You can add your Easter or Spring pictures to this unique album!

Photobucket Saturday, April 25th (2p - 4p) $25

Time to Get Fussy!

Get ready to learn one of the most popular techniques used in scrapbooking today…fussy cutting! Learn how to get the most of the beautiful patterned papers available with Melita! Please bring micro-tip scissors and your basic scrapbooking tool kit to the class. You will be making two double-page layouts and one single-page layout featuring a brightly colored new line from Best Creations that will be great for scrapping your summer memories.

Photobucket Tuesday, April 28th (11a - 1p) $20

Homegrown Cards Gift Set

Using the adorable Homegrown Collection by Three Bugs in a Rug, Sandy will show you how to make this 3x3 card set and box. You’ll have all the necessary supplies (precut) to make 6 cards (2 of each style shown) and 6 coordinating envelopes that fit nicely in a custom made box. Learn the techniques involved to make the cards and construct the box, so you can make many more for Mother’s Day, teacher appreciation day, hostess gifts, you name it!
Bring your favorite roll adhesive and bone folder (not required, but it will give you nice crisp edges), fine point Journaling Pen, small precision point scissors. If you can't make it to the class, kits will be available.


Lorie said...

My goodness...if I lived in your area I'd be broke! They all look like wonderful classes! :o)