7 Gypsies

December Workshops plus January changes . . .

Basic Supply List (These are supplies we use in almost every workshop I teach):

  • Paper Trimmer (12" recommended)
  • Scissors: precision tips for fussy cutting and stamp edge scissors
  • Adhesive: both wet & dry
  • Crafty Foam Tape (dimensional pop-ups)
  • Crop-a-Dile
  • Paper Piercer
  • Pencil & Ruler (recommend Tim Holtz ruler)
  • Edge Distresser
  • Ink and applicators to match project papers

The following workshops will be taught at Checkered Cottage, Kirkwood MO.

Wednesday, December 9 @ 6 pm: Heritage 12x12 Layout:

Dec 2015 Heritage copy
BYO Basics:

Scissors, Paper Trimmer, Adhesives

Red, Green and Tan (light brown) Distress Inks

Crafty Foam Tape

Edge Distresser

Saturday, December 12 @ 10:30 to 4 pm: Botanicabella part 3

Botanicabella3

BYO Basics as listed above 

plus

1" (or a bit larger) circle punch

Your favorite edge punch

Scor-Board

Friday, December 18 @ 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: Graphic 45 Tags with Card

Dec G45 Tags copy

Beginning this month, we're starting something new with our

Graphic 45 tags.

We will continue to make tags (2 each month)

and then incorporate them into 

greeting cards.

BYO basics as listed above

 

Distress Inks I used:

Pumice Stone or Antique Linen (any light tan color)

Iced Spruce or Weathered Wood (any light blue color)

 PS: The clocks are from Gina's Designs Laser Cuts. If you'd like extras, please contact Checkered Cottage and they will have them for you day of class.

Tuesday, December 29 @ 10:30 to 1 pm: 7 Gypsies Calendar Journal = $25

Photo and Details (including cost) coming soon

Get your name on the list by calling

Checkered Cottage as I will only take 10 people for this project.

I just ordered the 7 Gypsies Ordre du Jour paper that will be incorporated into a 2016 calendar journal. Hoping you love the vintage style of this 5x7 journal that will be spiral bound. 

Ordre du Jour

And now for the January changes:

Tuesday, January 4 @ 10:30 to 4 pm: Christmas houses in a box: $45

 

7 Gypsies Christmas Houses

By popular demand, I will be teaching this

7 Gypsies Farmhouse Christmas

houses in a box.

Cut for me by Gina's Designs Laser Cuts

we'll hinge the houses together, decorate them

and place them carefully in the house box.

Please bring to class:

  • Paper Trimmer (12" recommended)
  • Scissors: precision tips for fussy cutting and stamp edge scissors
  • Adhesive: both wet & dry and please bring a wet glue that is heavy duty (similar to Beacon 3-in-1)
  • Craft Mat
  • Crafty Foam Tape (dimensional pop-ups)
  • Crop-a-Dile
  • Paper Piercer
  • Pencil & Ruler (recommend Tim Holtz ruler)
  • Edge Distresser
  • Ink and applicators to match project papers (I used Vintage Photo)
  • Marvy Uchida Snow Pen (or similar)
  • Red & Green (XMAS colors) colored pencils or markers or Copics
  • 2" circle punch (if you have one)
  • Edge punch (your favorite decorative edge punch)
  • Score Board
  • Gold leaf pen
  • Black acrylic paint, sponge brush and paper plate to hold paint
  • Baby wipes (it will be somewhat of a messy morning)

 

Call Checkered Cottage to get your name on the list.

 

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Because I will be out of town 2 weekends in January, I need to change the dates of some of my workshops as follows:

Heritage Layouts will remain on Wednesday, January 13.

Graphic 45 Tags with Cards will now be on Friday, January 22.

Botanicabella book, part 4 will now be on Saturday, January 30.

We will go back to our regular schedule in February.

Thanks for your understanding.