We have 2 spots remaining for Dooreen & Linda's Art Fest!
Next weekend, October 21, 22 & 23 will be packed full of knowledge, technique, inspiration and creative exploration!
To see more photos & inspiration check out our original posting here.
To sign up and grab these last 2 spots call the store at 780-414-1540 or pop by at 5218-86st.
Registration: Registration is open! Space is limited to 12 spots. Table space is generous with ample seating. Deadline to register is October 25th
Pricing: Cost for the weekend is $210. Friday evening from 6pm to 10pm; Saturday 10am til 10pm; and Sunday from 11am til 5pm. NO Member Discount or stamps for this event.
Details, details: Light refreshments, snacks and meals will be provided (Friday snacks, Saturday brunch & supper, Sunday brunch).
Nature Journal Essentials
There are some supplies that come in very handy when working in a journal. Use these items as a check list so you don’t forget the essentials and add to the list as required:
Basic tools (paper trimmer, scissors, paper piercer, tweezers)
Camera, apron, non stick craft mat
Extra paper – watercolor paper, mixed media paper, sketching paper,
cardstock, book pages, music sheets, scraps, etc.
Nature images you wish to use on your pages
Fibers, fabric scraps, lace, buttons, string/cord, embroidery floss & needles
Portable sewing machine and thread (if you have one)
Needle nose/jewelry pliers
Soft gel medium
Brushes, paints, container for water, paper towels, baby wipes
Scraper tool (old credit card, palette knife), bone folder
Stencils, pencils and markers, nature stamps
Various glues and tapes
Ink pads – archival & distress, distress stains, and sprays
Acrylics, watercolors, oil pastels
Gelli plate & brayer
Towel for cleaning stencils
Regular masking tape (creamy white color)
Anything you wish to give away or swap
If you have collected little treasures, bits & bobs and pieces from your nature walks or adventures, bring them along to incorporate into and personalize your journal. Nothing too bulky but leaves, small sticks, seeds, birch bark……
Any questions, let us know! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dooreen Rousseau and Linda Abbott