Sunday, November 15, 2009

Begining Screen Printing Intro (stencils)

Basics of Screen Printing class

TUESDAY NOV. 17th at 4:30 pm

The cost is $20 with additional supply costs if you wish to take them with you.

In this class you will learn the basics of Stencil Screen Printing. How to make your own tools for printing at home, and how to correctly use them.

Please RSVP to: so we know how many supplies to purchase.

Please bring:

1.Special papers, cards, paper goods to print on

2. A few different stencil ideas

3. an exacto knife if you have one

4.High contrast black n white photo

5. water to drink!

**again, please rsvp if you plan to come.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009


Tutorial on how to make your own ear wires coming soon!

Template... as promised

Here is just one template for using wonder under. AS I mentioned, Wonder Under can be Purchased at BOTH quilters Haven, and Donnas Stichery. SHOP LOCAL!!
Or Online HERE.

Pillow Slip class, A SUCCESS!

WE had a wonderful class last night. WE all made custom pillow slips, and boy did they turn out great. Once I "process" the film I will upload the photos!
Check back!

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Custom Collage Pillow Class

Our Third Crafternoon kicks off next week with our
Custom Collage Pillow Class

In this class you will learn to cut, collage and sew a one of a kind pillow slip. We will work with ribbons, fabrics, and leathers in order to create your very own master piece of comfort!
We will explore techniques in how to close the pillow with either, zipper, buttons, flap, or sewn shut. We will learn to finish edges with ease, or how to make an almost sew-free pillow cover.

Tuesday October 20th

Please bring:
1. any fabric scraps, ribbons etc. you might want to use
2. Any inspirational pictures or collages you have
3. a sewing machine if you have one (you do not have to have your own machine.)
4. a bottle of water to stay hydrated!

here are just a few examples from etsy artists.

This pillow if from HERE on etsy.
This pillow if from HERE on etsy.
This pillow if from HERE on etsy.

Friday, October 2, 2009

And a little Inspiration!

Check out this women's Amazing recycled Jewelry HERE. She uses everything from milk caps to rubber bands.

A tip before our Class!

Here is a little early inspiration and article you may find interesting. It comes from Planet Green and I found it interesting.
I hope you do too!
See you tuesday!
Happy crafting