February 2022 Lesson Release

Hi to our Paper Flourish Community!
We are back into the full swing of things at Paper Flourish, with a full month of exciting classes!!
Bookings can be one online or via phone, and please make sure your contact details are correct, as we may need to get in touch regarding changes to COVID-Safe requirements.
Looking forward to seeing you in store soon!
from the Paper Flourish team

Mature Ladies with Margaret – $30

 Thursday 3rd February 10am-12pm

Cards for the men in your life. Four quite different style cards in soft browns, grey and white
Learn or revisit a jacket card and acetate window card.

Inking and fussy cutting and special folds make these a unique set of cards.

Suitable for: Everyone

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Copic Club – $27

Thursday 3rd February- 7pm -9pm
Saturday 12th February - 10am-12pm

Paper Flourish hosts two Copic Club events each month!
These functions are an opportunity for people to learn from each other, show your projects, practice new techniques, and have a lot of fun.
Ideal for the beginner, advanced or any person who has a passion to learn everything about colouring with Copic.
There will be hand-outs, colouring challenges, and of course you will continue to receive your free Copic Sketch Marker at every meeting.

Special members price
The normal price for Copic Sketch and Ink refills is $11.95 (Special: Buy 5 get 1 FREE), BUT for Copic Club members at the class you can buy as many as you want for the Special Club price of $9.70 each!!

Tools & Inks Used: Copic markers. We do have a set available in store, but if you have your own then please bring them with you.
Suitable for: all crafting levels including Beginners

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Cardmakers Club – $20 
Friday 4th February  - 1.30pm

Paper Flourish holds a Cardmakers Club each month. Join in, receive a monthly challenge, and share your creations with each other to inspire and motivate! You will also receive a $20 Voucher to spend in store on full-priced retail products. Due to the popularity of this Club, you will need to book in order to attend.

Suitable for: all crafting levels including Beginners

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Alcohol Inks with Lynette $30

Saturday 5th February 10am-12pm

Lynette is an amazing teacher and has taken alcohol ink techniques to a whole new level of creativeness. Alcohol inks are extremely popular right now and really are a great medium to play and create with. Lynette will show you how to make backgrounds which can be used for Lavinia projects and also any other project using stamps, dies and/or sentiments.
Although suitable for beginners, this session will allow advanced crafters and artistes to explore and expand their techniques and add to their creativity. Don’t miss this one!!!

Tools & Inks Used: basic tool kit, Alcohol Ink Air Blower (available at Paper Flourish).

Suitable for: all levels of crafting including Beginners

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Emboss Using Dies - FREE

Saturday 5th February 2pm-3pm

Using dies to emboss your cutouts is a special technique. The effects can be amazing because you can image a die cut (eg on a card) and the mat can be impressed with the same design from the die.
This technique  does take a little practice to perfect, so bring along your favourite die and have a play.

Suitable for: all crafting Levels Including Beginner

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The Beauty of Art Mixed Media Journal with Julie – $30

Wednesday 9th February - 9.30am-12pm

In 2021 Stamperia released their stunning Klimt Collection. This month’s Mixed Media Journal features one of the papers from this collection and the most beautiful mesmerising image.
Acrylic Paints are used to create a bright background, Collage to decorate the pages and Prima Effect Paste completes your artwork by adding that touch of sparkle.
Julie has used a 5” x 8” Journal but the pages will suit all sizes of Journals. The pages are sealed with White Gesso (this can be done in class).
Join us as we celebrate the Beauty of Art and enjoy the friendship around the Paper Flourish table.

Suitable for: All levels including Beginners.

What to bring: Basic Tool Kit, Journal, scissors for fussy cutting (only a little bit of fussy cutting I promise), 450 glue, & an apron which you don’t mind getting a bit messy!

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Glitz and Glam: Good Wishes with Ruth - $30

Thursday 10th February 10am-12pm

Ruth has created a beautiful set of Glitz & Glam cards using a new 5 Crazy Ladies die set designed by Karen George (releasing end of January 2022).
The tones of purple and yellow hues underpin the leaves, florals, lace, ribbon and bling to perfection. Stunning!

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit

Suitable for: Beginners to Advanced

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Unicorn Inky Backgrounds with Sharon – $27

Friday 11th February – 10am-12pm

These whimsical unicorn cards and notepad will make perfect gifts for teachers, work colleagues or just about anyone.A fun lesson full of inking, painting and stamping.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit, sharp pointy scissors for fussy cutting, foam tape.
Please bring the following inks if you have them: Tim Holtz Oxides: Picked Raspberry, Peacock Feathers, Shaded Lilac, Spun Sugar, Dusty Concord, Spiced Marmalade. Lavinia Elements: Blue Lagoon, Sundance, Confetti, Lime Punch, Violet Chalk, Mermaid. Versafine Claire. Lavinia Stencil: Feather Leaf.

Suitable for: all levels including beginners

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Bow Maker Demo - FREE

Friday 11th February 1pm-2pm

We know how much you all love adding bows to your projects, especially your cards, so why not create them yourself with the incredible Zutter Bowmaker.
You will learn just how wonderful this tool is to make stunning bows, so pop in and learn how to create bows with ease.

Suitable for: all crafting levels including beginners

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Lavinia with Julie - $30

Saturday 12th February 2pm-4.30pm
Wednesday 16th February 10am-12.30pm
Thursday 17th February 10am-12.30pm

Lavinia classes are back and this month’s cards showcase the new Lavinia Stamps which were released at the end of 2021.Beautiful Tia, adorable Fip and Pan – these stamps need to be on cards! We will make gorgeous inked backgrounds to bring these stamps to life.
Have you been admiring your Lavinia Calendar? The inspirational card this month will give you the chance to recreate the beautiful Lavinia design for February. Included in the instructions for the class you will also find an additional bonus card to create at home - the stunning January Lavinia Calendar design. Julie has recreated these as close as she can to Lavinia’s amazing designs.
During the class you will make 4 cards plus the card front of the February Calendar design Inspirational Card. Of course, there will be sparkling Lavinia glitters, Posca pens, & the best part – fun and friendship!

Suitable for: All levels including Beginners.

What to bring:
Basic Tool Kit, Trimmer, Double sided tape, Scoring Board, INK BLENDING TOOLS, BLACK INK PAD FOR STAMPING (VERSAFINE CLAIR NOCTURNE OR VERSAFINE BLACK ONYX), LAVINIA CIRCLE & HILL MASKS. These products are available for purchase at Paper Flourish.

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Scrapathon – $20

Friday 18th February - 9.30am-4.30pm

A daytime scrap session where you can bring your projects and supplies into the store and scrap the 6 hours away! This is the perfect chance to get some of your friends together and have an awesome social time of scrapbooking and laughter!

Tools & Inks Used: Bring any supplies you need to complete your project. Remember, you’ll have the whole store at your disposal should you need to purchase that little something extra! If you’re a new crafter, or just needing inspiration, we have a variety of lesson packs that you can purchase and work through at your own pace.

Suitable for: all crafting levels including Beginners

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Starry Night Shaker Card with Denise Boddey - $35

Saturday 19th February 10am-2pm

Our guest teacher Denise Boddey has created for you a stunning easel see-through shaker card. This mixed media card features Denise’s leafy chipboard, stunning floral papers and a starry theme with the little stars captured in the design. A really unique and special card using a great new technique.
You can expect lots of fun at this class while you learn from a greatly talented teacher. Denise’s chipboard will be available on the day for you to purchase if you would like to make more of the same design.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit and mixed media tools.

Suitable for: Intermediate to Advanced crafters

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Die Cutting Machine Demo – FREE

Monday 21st February 11am-12pm

Wanting to up-date your manual die-cutting machine? Wanting to upgrade to an electric 8” machine? Come along to this demo to get all the information about how to use and care for your die-cutting machine, the differences between machines, the price differences, manual and electric machines, and which machine may suit your needs. You will be shown various techniques including how best to keep your plates flat, how to get the best cut from your dies, the use of die release paper, how to use your embossing folders, and how to emboss your dies. Lots of information, hints, and tips.

Suitable for: all crafting Levels Including Beginner.

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Mystery Double Layout with Margaret – $30

Wednesday 23rd February 10am-12pm

Come along and join Margaret for a Mystery Double Layout. Yes, that is right a Mystery Double Layout.
You will find out when you arrive for the lesson, and you won’t be disappointed. Choose your own papers and cardstock, follow a sketch, and be amazed at how different each project can look!

Tools & Inks Used: Basic Tool Kit

Suitable for: all crafting levels including Beginners

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Lesson Pack Workshop – FREE

Thursday 24th February 9.30am-12.30pm
Monday 28th February 9.30am-12.30pm

If you have purchased any of the beautiful new My Happy Place kits in the month, you can attend these 3 hour sessions, sit at our big roomy table, drink our coffee, chat with likeminded people, and generally ‘hangout’ at Paper Flourish.
Bring your new kit on the day and get help if needed from the teachers. We have found this to be a great social event!

Tools & Inks Used: Pre-purchased My Happy Place kit, and any tools you may need to complete your project.

Suitable for: all crafting levels including Beginners

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Primavera Cards with Sharon - $30

Friday 25th February 10am-12pm

A set of cards that will have you dreaming of tropical islands in far off places.
Gorgeous greens and soft pinks and beautiful hummingbirds will sooth your soul as you make these stunning cards. Appropriate for all age groups .

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit

Suitable for: all levels including beginners

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Scrapbookers Club – $20

Friday 25th February 1.30pm

If you are a scrapbooker then this club is just right for you! Join in the fun, get a monthly challenge, and share your creations with a group of like-minded crafters.

Lots of inspiration for us all in this group! You will also receive a $20 Voucher to spend in store on full-priced retail products.

Suitable for: all crafting levels including Beginners

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All Day Deluxe Class with Ruth & Julie - $109

Saturday 26th February 9.30am – 4.30pm

Ruth and Julie have created an amazing day of fun and learning for you in this deluxe all day class.
In the morning you will make a selection of cards created by Ruth featuring tags, pull out cards and also the traditional glitz and glam beauty.
In the afternoon Julie will guide you through the construction of a different style of album, the Lay Flat album.
The cost of the class includes teaching, a set of 5 Crazy Ladies tag dies, all product to make the album, card and tags including 2 full packs of patterned paper, all project cardstock and album bases, matching coloured cardstock, lace, ribbon, flowers, and bling.
This is a fully catered event including morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea. An enjoyable day for you to spend with others who share the same passion – a love of papercraft!
As there are limited places available, be quick to book your place! To confirm your booking and reserve your place, please visit or ring the store on (08) 8262 2571 to pay your $40 deposit.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit, ½ inch wide double sided tape, and white glue (Julie recommends art glitter glue). As you will receive a complete tag set in your deluxe kit, you will need to use the die cutting machines to make some of the projects. For the best finish, please bring your own set of die cutting plates (Spellbinders or Bigshot), or alternatively you can bring your own machine complete with your plates.

Suitable for: Intermediate to Advanced

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We hope you enjoy all your classes this month.

Make sure you confirm your booking and follow all prompts to avoid disappointment!

From the Paper Flourish Team

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