Silhouette Basics Cameo Class
with Daryl Benson
Wednesday, Mar 19th, 6 to 9 pm
Cost $25.00 (Free if you have purchased your Silhouette Cameo at our store in the last two months)
This is the first in a series of monthly classes designed to help you better understand and use all the functionality of your Silhouette Cameo. This first class will go over the basics right from setting up the cameo, registering, downloading graphics as well as using the graphics and fonts that you may already have on your computer. We’ll cut both card stock and vinyl (provided) from a design we create in the class.
Each month will build on the previous classes knowledge. You can come to whichever month’s class topic interest you. Maximum of 10 per class.
You will NEED to bring to any of the classes your own laptop loaded with the Silhouette software, MOUSE and your Silhouette Cameo with a mat and blade.
Wednesday, February 12
6:00 - 8:30pm
Join Nadine for this card class featuring Teresa Collins' paper line You Are My Happy. The pinks, taupes and pops of gold are beautiful. You will create 6 cards with various sentiments, sentiments can be left out or changed to suit your personal needs. We are also offering class kits to purchase with all the product required, photos and instructions.
The store will remain open for the class participants only.
Call the store at 780-414-1540 to sign up for either a class spot or class kit.
If you have any questions please email Nadine at nadinekaren(at)ymail(dot)com
3D Adhesive foam
light brown ink
Tiny Attacher (Tim Holtz Stapler)
Sunday Feb 16
1 - 4pm
Join Chantel to create this interactive 6x6 mini album using the beautiful Times & Seasons 2 paper line by Echo Park. You will be creating the album from scratch as well as playing with the Cinch to bind your creation! With all the pockets & flaps you will have plenty of room to add your photos, memories, tags & mementos.
This Wednesday, January 29th, is the next meeting. 6:00 to 9:00 pm
10 participants max.
EXAMPLES (chain not included)
Very last minute but only received the product today in the mail. This month we'll be making "Scrabble Tile Jewellery". Each participant will get 5 scrabble tiles, bails to be glued on the back and 5 clear self-adhesive hard-resin domes to put on the front of the tiles, over top of any graphic (also included) Feel free to bring your own images, scrabble tile size is 18.5mm x 21mm. Please phone to confirm a spot 780-414-1540
Four Monday evenings starting February 24 to March 17, 7:30 to 9:30PM
Professional photographer Daryl Benson (a.k.a. Chantel & KC’s Dad) will be giving a series of classes on Photography. Topics taught will be, camera basics, aperture, shutter speed, ISO settings, composition, filters, lighting, portraiture, travel, pet & child photography as well as design & image presentation. Theses classes are organised to share ideas and information that will improve your photographic skills and help you to get the images you envision for the projects you create.
Bring your camera and manual to all four classes. There will be shooting projects during most classes and assignments at the end of each class. Participants will be responsible for having prints made from the assignments to bring to class the following week for a group critique (no one’s being judged, it’s all for fun and learning).
Cost $85.00 – 15% discount for members – Max. 12 participants
Daryl Benson is a professional photographer, born and raised in Edmonton. He writes for Photo News, Photo Life, Outdoor Photographer and PC Photo Magazine. He shoots stock for both Masterfile and Getty stock agencies and has self-published three books; A Guide to Photographing the Canadian Landscape, Alberta Images and Canada. Daryl owns a coffee mug that reads “Worlds Greatest Dad.”
We are so excited to announce the details of our upcoming February Clue Crops
Feb 21, 22 & 23
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Feb 28, Mar 1 & 2
Full Weekend $105 (Savings of $15)
Friday Feb 21 6pm – Midnight $30
Join us for a thrilling evening of murder, mystery & crafts! We will be hosting a mini Clue themed dinner party this evening with a reward for the winning detective who can mingle the smartest and solve the case! We will be serving plates of Hors d'oeuvres followed by your choice of Parmesan Chicken or Barbeque Pork Lion for dinner from Sunterra Market, and there will be desserts & snacks served throughout the night. Everyone will get a goodie bag & receive a ticket to bid on one of the door prizes. We will also have a fun Clue themed photo booth that you can get your photo taken at with pictures printed on the spot for your crafting pleasures!
Saturday Feb 22 9:30am – Midnight $60
Today is going to be another great day with brunch being replenished all morning & afternoon including fresh buns, donuts, fruit, loafs, juice, yogurt, bagels, spreads, salad & so much more with the Tassimo coffee & tea bar going all day. Pasta Pantry will be catering dinner (we will be providing some extra fixin's, on the side, to add to your favourite pasta; sliced olives, peppers, saulted mushrooms & onions) and as always lots of Death by Chocolate for dessert. We will be hosting 2 challenges throughout the day as well as 3 make & takes hopefully keeping you inspired. There will be plenty of snacks all day for everyone to enjoy & goodie bags for every participant. And if ALL that was not enough, we will also be raffling off some more amazing door prizes throughout the day!
Sunday Feb 23 10am – 5pm $30
Start today off right with a wonderful brunch set up all morning & into the afternoon with fresh buns, donuts, fruit, loafs, juice, yogurt, bagels, spreads, salad & tons more. We will also have the Tassimo coffee & Tea bar set up all day. Everyone will receive a goodie bag & have a chance to win one of our great door prizes. We will be hosting one final make & take today ensuring that this weekend is enjoyed by all with a little something for everyone!