May 2017 Lessons

Download the lesson schedule for the month here:

May Calendar

 

justART -The Art Sessions with Lydell - $29 

Tuesday 2nd May @ 10.00am – 12.00pm 
Monday 15th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Have you ever wanted to learn how to draw?  Have you looked at the lovely drawings of beautiful faces and longed to know how to draw them yourself?  Well, now you can!  Join Lydell as she shows you ways to unlock the beautiful and whimsical inside you!  In this class, we will map the face and share basic techniques to draw the eyes of the “whimsy face”.  Everyone can learn these easy techniques to draw faces.  Practice is the key.  No prior experience needed.  Hope to see you there to begin your artistic Journey.

Tools and Inks Used:  Brink your basic drawing kit.  Previous notes and tools, pencil, eraser

Suitable for Intermediate or Advanced 

 

 

Distress Oxide Technique with Ashleigh (**REPEAT**) - $5

Wednesday 3rd May @ 1:00-1:45pm

Back by popular demand – If you missed last month’s technique, you have another opportunity to learn about the Distress Oxides! Ashleigh will show you all the tips and techniques you can do with the brand new Distress Oxide Inks – These inks are super fun to play with, and give you a whole different effect to the standard Distress Inks. After Ashleigh shows you some techniques, you will have some time to experiment with the inks too – A perfect chance to try before you buy!

Tools & Inks Used: Please bring along any Distress Oxide Inks (and their blending foams) that you already have. If you have a water spray bottle, non-stick mat and thin paintbrush, please bring them along too.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

  

 

Dream Catcher with Vanessa - $21

Wednesday 3rd May @ 7.00pm-9.00pm
Monday 22nd May @ 10.00am-12.00pm

Join Vanessa this month to make this gorgeous Dream Catcher with beautiful flowers and bling. This lesson will include some die cutting and uses the stunning Pink Paislee range of Papers.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic Kit

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

 

Journals and More with Vanessa - $15

Thursday 4th May @ 10.00am-12noon
Thursday 25th May @ 7.00pm-9.00pm

This month Vanessa will be making pretty envelopes decorated with elegant Prima Papers, a cute flower embellishment and a vintage charm for your planner to welcome the month ahead! Oh, there will be a small amount of fussy cutting!

Tools & Inks Used: Double sided tape, Glue, Trimmer, Gathered Twigs Distress Ink, Inking tool, Scissors and Foam Squares/Dots.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Photo cards with Ruth - $25 

Thursday 4th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Thursday 25th May @ 10.00am – 1200pm

Ruth has a beautiful feminine range of photo cards to make and send.  This is a yellow, orange, peachy set of ‘girly’ cards with roses, butterflies, leopard shoes and bling.  Lots of sentiments to choose from.  3D layering brings these cards to life, come join the fun.
*** Kits available from today.  Book into your class and then pick up kit in store prior to your lesson, sit, relax at home while you fussy-cut all the pieces, come to your lesson and enjoy putting these cards together. 

*** Extra photo pages available at your lesson

Tools & Inks Used:  Basic tool kit, non-stick work mat, paper trimmer, 1mm raised foam dots (available at Paper Flourish)

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Humorous Cards with Ruth - $12 

Friday 5th May @ 10.00am – 12.00pm
Tuesday 9th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Have you or your girlfriends, family ever been concerned about their weight?  Do you like sending humorous cards?  If you answered yes to these questions then you will love these ‘if it zips it fits’ cards.  Feminine, pretty, yet sure to cause a laugh.  Join Ruth for a fun class.

Tools & Inks Used:  Basic tool kit, non-stick work mat, piercing mat/tool, paper trimmer, Copic markers or colouring medium.  Please bring your die cutting machine and this die if you have them:  Kaiser Oval vintage frame  *** Machine and die available at Paper Flourish.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Card Maker’s Club - Free

Friday 5th May @ 1:30pm

 

Planner Heaven with Lydell - $20

Sunday 7th May @ 11.00am – 1.00pm 
Monday 8th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Join Lydell for this monthly “Bullet Journal” Planner Class.  Plan your life and get all the clutter out of your head and into your planner, leaving you free to concentrate on more important things!  From meal planning to cleaning, day to day planning to mood mandalas.  So helpful to organise and document your everyday life.  

Tools & Inks Used: Bring your basic planner kit.  (Planner, pens, ruler, pencils markers, watercolours, stamps, stickers etc ) See you there! 

Suitable for Intermediate or Advanced 

 

Project Life Sessions with Lydell - $25 

Sunday 7th May @ 1:30pm - 3:30 pm

Always fun to get together and do a Project Life spread or two and learn a few new techniques along the way.  Let’s get our monthly spreads moving along.  Bring your Project life supplies to add extra embellishments to your pages as you create.  Bring your PL kit, stickers, stamps and Photos to get March’s pages underway.

***NOTE- Be sure to book in to secure your Kit even if you can’t make it!

Tools & Inks Used: Black or Walnut Distress Inks, Journaling Pen, adhesives, trimmer

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

White and Pink Cards with Kay - $16

Tuesday 9th May @ 10.00am – 12.00pm

Join Kay this month and make three pretty, floral cards with white, sparkly white and pink cardstock. Kay will show you how you can use a Paper Rose Multi Spot Background die to create a couple of different backgrounds for your flower creations. Given the dies (and sparkly card) used Kay recommends you bring your own die cutting machine for this lesson.

Tools & Inks Used: Paper Rose Multi Spot Background die, Paper Rose Leafy Flourish die, Kaisercraft Poinsettia die and Nestability Circle dies.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Tasty Treat Gift Technique with Mandii - $5

Wednesday 10th May @ 1.00pm – 1.45pm

Join Mandii to create these super gorgeous envelope gifts, containing tasty treasures for your loved ones to enjoy. Nothing beats a tasty treat! Bring along your Envelope Punch Board if you have one.

Tools & Inks Used: Envelope Punch Board if you have one, Basic Kit

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Planner Club with Vanessa – Free

Wednesday 10th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Join Vanessa as she shares techniques and ideas for your planner and diaries to maximise their functionality and attractiveness.  This is a fun, social time to work on your planner pages.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit and your Planner and Planner Supplies

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Mature Ladies Cards with Helen $17

Thursday 11th May @ 10.00am – 12.00pm

If you enjoy cardmaking in a friendly, slow paced environment this is the class for you! Pink, Yellow and pops of black are the theme for our cards this month. Ribbon and bling complete the look for our four contemporary cards.

Tools & Inks Used: Dies – Paper Rose Balloon with Streamers, Scalloped Tags, Kaisercraft Flutter Layered Butterfly, Words Happy Birthday. Basic cardmaking kit.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Mixed Media with Janine - $15

Thursday 11th May @ 6.30pm – 9.00pm
Monday 15th May @ 10.00am – 12.30pm

This month Janine will be showing you how to create a wonderful background focusing on acrylic paints and acrylic paint mediums.  These backgrounds can easily be built upon after the lesson and are a great starting point to gain knowledge of working with different mediums.

Tools & Inks Used: Paint Brushes, Gesso, Palette Knife.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Water Colouring with Distress Re-Inkers Technique with Helen - $5

Friday 12th May @ 1.00pm – 1.45pm

Most of us have bottles of ink that we use to refresh our ink pads, but did you know that you can colour with this product as well? Join Helen for this quick technique lesson to give it a try!

Tools & Inks Used: Basic card making kit, assorted distress re-inkers.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Cards with Helen - $16

Tuesday 16th May @ 10.00am – 12.00pm
Wednesday 17th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm

The die cutting is already done for you so that you can concentrate on creating these three gorgeous cards which also make use of embossing folders and flower punches.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit, Memory Box Dies Lorelai Leaf, Tall Chloe Stem. Paper Roses Dies Flower Set One, Leaf Scrolls, Vases and Stems. Embossing Folders Kaisercraft Decorative Frame, Gilded Frame.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

3D Pop-Up Cards with Marina - $25

Tuesday, 16th May 2017 @ 7:00pm-9:00pm

Tuesday, 30th May 2017 @ 10:00am-12:00pm

In this lesson, Marina will show you how to make some amazing and impressive sewing inspired 3D pop-up cards with a vintage shabby chic look.

Tools & Inks Used: Bring your own cutting machine, basic tool kit, paper trimmer, craft paint Antique White, distress ink Antique Linen and Frayed Burlap, Tim Holtz Sewing Room die, Spellbinders Stately Circles and Sewing Elements dies, First Edition Sewing dies, 450 glue or similar, 3D foam dots, Kaisercraft Mannequin die

Suitable for Intermediate or Advanced 

 

Shaker Card Technique with Vanessa - $5

Wednesday 17th May @ 1.00pm – 1.45pm

Come along and join Vanessa this month to make mini shaker cards using the Fuse Tool. A great technique to learn so you can add bling to your cards or in your planners.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic Kit, Fuse tool, Sequins

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Embellished Photo cards with Ruth - $25 

Thursday 18th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Tuesday 23rd May @ 10.00am – 1200pm

The Teal lady from March photo class was so popular, that Ruth is presenting 2 cards of the same photo.  The first is the mini kit and the second is the embellished version.  Ruth (as promised) has ‘embellished’ this card with matting, lace, ribbon and flowers.  It is absolutely gorgeous!!  The size is 6 1/2” x 6 1/2” which is small enough to still make a card or large enough to frame.  If you have attended the March lesson and have already made the regular Teal Lady, this is the advanced class.  Learn how to extend your photo cards to make very elaborate cards.  As if they are not pretty enough already!! *** SPECIAL Freebie from Ruth Photo card to take home.
*** Kits available from today.  Book into your class and then pick up kit in store prior to your lesson, sit, relax at home while you fussy-cut all the pieces, come to your lesson and enjoy putting these cards together. 

*** Extra photo pages available at your lesson

Tools & Inks Used:  Basic tool kit, non-stick work mat, paper trimmer, 1mm raised foam dots (available at Paper Flourish)

Suitable for Intermediate or Advanced 

 

Chockie Pockets Technique with Ruth - $5

Friday 19th May @ 1.00pm – 1.45pm

Join Ruth to create these adorable Chockie pockets. A wonderful way to dress up a little surprise gift, or great as a Party Favour for your next event.  Bring along your scoreboard and Envelope punch board if you have them.

Tools & Inks Used:  Basic Kit

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Flourish Friday with Mandii –  $15

Friday 19th May @ 6.00pm – 12.00am

Friday night crop session where you can bring your projects and supplies into the store and scrap the night away!  This is the perfect chance to get some of your friends together and have an awesome social night of scrapbooking and laughter! Cost includes Pizza, Drinks and Nibbles.

Tools and Inks Used: Please bring all the supplies you need to work on your current projects but the store is at your disposal if you wish to purchase more supplies on the night.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Hand Lettered Love with Lydell - $25 

Sunday 21st May @ 11.00am-1:00pm

Welcome to Modern Calligraphy and Flourishing’.  Practice flourishing and adding simple embellishing to your work.  Be prepared for some practice and drills to better your skills!

Tools & Inks Used: Bring your Calligraphy pens and nibs and Lettering kit (pens, pencils, watercolours blender sheets, waterbrush).  Some Holders inks and nibs will be available for purchase in class.

Suitable for Intermediate or Advanced 

 

Bible Journaling with Lydell - $25

Sunday 21st May @ 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Join Lydell in this Bible Journaling class, teaching new techniques to help facilitate a different way to study and create beautiful works in your Bible.  Bring your own Bible with wide margins, or get a Journaling Bible from us in-store.  The kit included assisting in building your Bible Journaling Stash!  Bring your Basic Bible Journaling kit from previous classes. (including pencil, Journaling pen, eraser, watercolours etc)

****NOTE- Be sure to book in to secure your kit, even if you can't make it!

Tools & Inks Used: pens, markers, gesso, watercolours, Micron Pens

Suitable for Intermediate or Advanced   

 

High Tea Cards with Ashleigh - $21

Monday 22nd May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Wednesday 24th May @10:00am - 12:00pm

This month Ashleigh has used the beautiful High Tea range from Kaisercraft to create three stunning cards, including a cool easel card. You will have lots of papers left over to create more at home!

Tools & Inks Used: Pumice stone distress ink, Prima distress tool. If you have any of the following dies, please bring them along too: Paper Roses Tea Cup, Memory Box Large Ringlets and Kaisercraft Double Vine

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Kaisercards with Mandii - $29

Tuesday 23rd May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Monday 29th May @ 10.00am – 12.00pm

Join Mandii this month to create this Gorgeous Group of cards with the Bombay Sunset range by Kaiser.  Each month Mandii hosts 2 Kaisercard Lessons, (one at night and one during the day) where you can come along and copy Mandii’s designs, or come up with your own in this low-key, friendly environment.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic Kit

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Perfectly Prima Layout with Tracey - $21

Wednesday 24th May @ 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Tracey has new edition to the family a cute little kitten called Angel and the stunning Wild and Free collection from Prima was perfect to capture these adorable memories.

Tools & Inks Used: Double Vine Die Interlock Circles Die & Twin Butterfly

Suitable for Intermediate or Advanced 

 

Scrapbooker’s Club - Free

Friday 26th May @ 1:30pm

Each month we set a challenge, you then have a month to make your layout and bring it back to the next meeting to share with the group. We then also give you the next new challenge :)

 

Yearly Scrap with Janine - $30

Monday 29th May @ 6.30pm – 9.00pm
Wednesday 31st May @ 10.00am – 12.30pm

Join Janine for this beautiful, double layout with a hint of vintage goodness.  Fussy cut images, simple die cuts and a touch of masking enhance this multi-layered layout.

Tools & Inks Used: Tim Holtz Black Soot Distress Ink and tool.  Prima distress tool.  Basic Kit.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

Beginner’s Copics with Tracey - $25.00

Wednesday 31st May @ 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Would you like to learn how to use Copic Markers?

Tracey is an authorised and experienced trainer in the use of Copic Markers. She will teach you all the basic techniques including how to blend with these amazing alcohol based markers. You will be amazed by your results and the scope of these professional colouring markers!

This is a fantastic value lesson, 3 Ciao Markers for you to keep are included in the price!

Tools & Inks Used: Any Copic Markers you already have (labelled to identify as yours)

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners

 

To book lessons follow this link here.

 

You can also phone the store on 08 7226 0401 to book into lessons
    
  

Contact Us & Opening Hours

Phone: (08) 7226 0401

Email: enquiries@paperflourish.com.au

Web: www.paperflourish.com.au

 

Shop 27,  16 - 28 Research Rd

Pooraka

SA  5095

Phone: (08) 7226 0401

 

Trading Hours

Sunday 11:00am - 4:30pm

Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm

Friday 9:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm

 

You can also phone the store on 08 7226 0401 to book into lessons


** Please note all lessons will be held at our new location Unit 27, 16 - 28 Research Road, Pooraka **

General Information

Requirements
Participants will need to bring along a basic tool kit to use - with exception of the 'Free Beginners Lessons' where they will be provided. (Toolkits can be made available upon request for other lessons also if required)

Basic Tool Kit
Double sided tape, Foam mounting tape, 450 Glue (or similar glue), Paper Trimmer, Ruler with inches, Pencil, Rubber, Scissors, Tweezers, Paper Scorer (such as a bone folder), Ink Blending Tool and neutral ink pad (such as Tim Holtz Antique Linen or Walnut Stain).

Costs
The cost of each lesson will depend on the amount of products used, however usually range between $15 - $30. All lesson costs include materials which will be provided by the instructor.

Cancellations
All lessons cancelled within 24 hours of the lesson start time must be paid for in full at the time of cancellation. Unless we have someone on a wait list and the space can be quickly filled (this is due to all materials such a paper and ribbon already being cut to size to make up the class kit).  Your kit from the lesson can be collected at any time. Please call us at Paper Flourish to cancel a lesson. Ph: (08) 7226 0401.

 
Wait List

As the system we use online to book lessons does not have the option to set up wait lists per lesson, you will need to get in touch with staff at the store the lesson will be held at to be placed on the desired lesson's wait list.  Ph: (08) 7226 0401.


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