October Lessons 2018

Lydell Quin

Posted on September 25 2018

Lessons for October 2018

 Hi there Everyone. 



Well the day has finally arrived!  I know there was so much anticipation leading up to the October Lesson Schedule - and Finally - here it is!

There are just so many beautiful projects to see and do this coming month!  I wouldn't want to have to choose!

We also have a tonne of awesome new products and promotions coming up over the coming weeks too, starting with the release of the All Day LOL Packs being released instore today and Collection Cards with Mandii coming out too!

We have a limited amount of the Uniquely Creative Mini Stamp and Colour Kits in store now, and we also have 10% off our silicone molds both instore and online....and that's just this week!  My Goodness!

Enjoy all the awesomeness my friends, and we look forward to seeing you soon! 

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Watercolour Background Technique with Lydell $5
Tuesday 2nd October @1:00pm-1:45pm
 

Come and join us for this technique class with Lydell, showing you how to do some very cool effects with watercolours.  We will explore some easy techniques that you can use on a variety of your paper crafting projects and improve your watercolouring skills!  

Tools & Inks Used: Basic Watercolour kit, round brush size 10, Prima watercolour Paints (available instore)

Suitable for all crafting Levels, including beginners

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Go Press & Foil with Helen -$20
Tuesday 2nd October @7:00-9:00pm

Join Helen this month to make Go Press and Foil Christmas cards! Included in the cost of this months lesson is a Hot foil swirl stamp which we use on one of our cards.

Tools & Inks Used: basic tool kit, 7PD Filigree Frame Seven die, 7PD Daisy Trio die, Kaisercraft Striped embossing folder.

Suitable for all crafting levels, including beginners

 

 

No Heat Foil Technique with Ashleigh $5
***REPEAT

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

 

Ashleigh’s popular no-heat foil technique is back!  In this technique, Ashleigh will show you how to get more use out of your foil, without even adding any heat, nor do you need a machine! You will be surprised with all of the different ways you can use foil to create some beautiful, shiny effects on cards. 

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit, Die cut and Bond double sided tape, 6mm double sided tape, 3mm double sided tape

Suitable for all crafting levels including beginners

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Bookbinding with Lydell $25
Wednesday 3rd October 7:00pm-9:00pm

Learn different ways to bind your own books in this monthly class, an awesome skill to have up your sleeve.   Make your own stunning handmade books for journals or albums or even just the humble notebook.  Using whatever papers you have on hand, it's a great way to create your own journals or mixed media books!  Our focus in the next couple of months is creating gorgeous projects which will be perfect for holiday gift giving!

Tools & Inks Used: Be sure to bring your basic kit plus your bookbinding tools, (Lead pencil, eraser, ruler, an old phonebook or mousepad if you have it...for piercing your holes)  Any scrapbook papers, or other specialty paper you would like to add.  Full 'Beginners Bookbinding Kit' available in-store.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners.


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Mixed Media with Janine -$15

Thursday 4th October @ 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Monday 8th October @ 10:00am – 12:30pm

Paint, glorious paint, so much fun to use!  Join Janine to create this fun acrylic paint page in your art journal.  Circles have wonderful design potential and are a great way to explore properties of your mediums and create depth with light and shadow. We will be using the Dylusions acrylic paints for this project. 

Tools & Inks Used: Paint Brushes, Matte Medium, Texture Paste, Gesso, apron, heat tool, palette knife, black & white Gelatos. 

Suitable for Intermediate to Advanced Crafters

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Cardmakers Club -FREE
Friday 5th October @ 1:30pm

 

 

Up in the Air Cards with Ashleigh -$21

Saturday 6th October 10:00am-12:00pm
Monday 29th October 7:00pm-9:00pm


Ashleigh has used another My Favorite Things stamp set to create these three whimsical cards. She has used a couple of new colours of Distress Oxide this month to create a beautiful soft background. As always, you will be provided with a full sheet of images on your choice of Copic or Watercolor card, so please bring along your colouring medium of choice to this lesson (eg Copics, Zig, Distress, Pencils etc). 

Tools & Inks Used: Distress Oxides (I used: Spun Sugar, Tumbled Glass and Squeezed Lemonade), water spray bottle, colouring medium of choice (eg Copics, Zig Markers, Distress, Pencils etc) and basic tool kit. 

Suitable for all crafting levels, including beginners

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Mum's School Holiday Escape -$15
Sunday 7th October @11:00am-4:30pm

The School Holidays are upon us and we all have a reprieve from the early morning drop offs and the mid afternoon pick ups. We also get to spend some extra time with our kids which is always a bonus. Let's be honest, the school holidays are great - but it's nice to get a break from all that "mum I'm hungry" or my personal favourite, "Mum, I'm bored"!!

Come along to this Sunday Flourish event and bring your UFO's and enjoy just one day to yourself, with a light lunch, and afternoon tea included in the cost. A lovely relaxed atmosphere and a SCHOOL HOLIDAY BREAK for Mum! :)

 

Die-cut Delight Christmas Tags with Lydell -$20
Monday 8th October 7:00pm-9:00pm

Join Lydell for this class exploring all the fun you can have with die cutting.  Do you have lots of dies in your stash, or are you just starting out in the world of die cutting?  Either way there is so much you can do with dies, giving your projects that 'wow' factor.  Lydell will show you some awesome techniques to make your dies take on a new lease of life.  Not your ordinary die cutting techniques but some great effects you can achieve by using them a little differently! This month we are starting off our collection of Christmas Gift Tags.  You can't go past these sweet little tags to make your gifts extra special.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic kit, dies, die cutting machine, cardstock, clear embossing ink and powder, sequins in christmas colours, fine tip glue.

Suitable for all crafting Levels including Beginners

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Watercolour Technique- Florals with Lydell $5
Tuesday 9th October @1:00pm-1:45pm

Join Lydell for this second technique based watercolour class showing you some tips and tricks for painting easy florals.  Add doodling and mark making to make them look fantastic.  Use them for cards, bookmarks, layouts, project life or your planner! 

Tools & Inks Used: watercolour paper, Prima Watercolour paint, round paint brushes.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners.


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Fancy Cards with Mandii-$25

Tuesday 9th October 7:00pm-9:00pm 
Wednesday 24th October 10:00am-12:00pm


With the immense amount of stunning new ranges of papers and associated products coming through the doors of PF HQ of late, it's no wonder Mandii is designing so many gorgeous shabby chic creations right now!  She's spoiled for choice and the mojo is in full gear. Join Mandii this month as she walks you through these 3 beautiful cards, step by step, and discover why she is on such a pretty girly design high right now!  

Tools and inks used: Basic kit. distressing tool. Frayed Burlap Distress or Oxide ink pad.

Suitable for Crafters of all levels including Beginners

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Misty Mountain Cards with Ruth- $26

Wednesday 10th October @10:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday 30th October @ 7:00pm-9:00pm

Ruth has designed 4 fancy, feminine cards using some of her favourite dies.  Embellished with beautiful sentiments, ribbons, bling, lace and butterflies ensure these are not only enjoyable to make but also great personal cards to give.

Tools & Inks Used:  Basic tool kit

Suitable for crafters of all levels


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Elegant Bauble Cards with Marina -$23

Wednesday October 10th @7:00pm-9:00pm
Friday October 19th @10:00am-12:00pm

 

Beautiful, crisp and elegant describe this month’s cards, highlighting intricate sparkling Christmas ornament centrepieces and stunning flower garlands to add a touch of sophistication.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit, stylus and moulding mat, die cutting machine, mini mister, heat tool

If you have the following dies please bring them to the lesson with you: Spellbinders Heirloom Reflections, Spellbinders 6x6 Matting Basics B, Spellbinders 5 x7 Matting Basics A

Suitable for crafters at an advanced level

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Watercolour Workshop for Tweens with Lydell $20

Thursday 11th October 10:30am-12:30pm

The perfect couple of hours to break the school holiday boredom with your 10-14 year olds.  Bring your 'Tweens' to join Lydell in this fun workshop teaching them how to paint some gorgeous watercolour florals.  Make their little sample pieces into cards of min pieces of art, or use it on any paper crafting project or book making project.  Lydell will give them lots of ideas for how to use their works of art. 

Tools & Inks Used: all tools and products supplied

Suitable for crafters of all levels, including Beginners

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Contemporary Elegant Cards with Janine $18
Thursday 11th October @ 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Tuesday 23rd October @ 10:00am – 12:30pm

These contemporary elegant cards by Janine will be full of die cut layers as well as layered stamping techniques using the Altenew Vintage Rose set of stamps.  Janine will teach you how to layer these stamps in a stamp press for beautiful results and then complete these 2 elegant cards.
Tools & Inks Used: Basic Kit, Black Soot Distress Ink, Prima Distressing Tool, 7PD Die Filigree Frame 13, 7PD Die Filigree Frame 9, Swiss Dot Embossing folder, Altenew Vintage Roses Stamp and Dies.
Suitable for crafters of all levels, including Beginners

 

Mini Envelope Punch Board Technique with Mandii $5

Friday 12th October @ 1:00am – 1:45pm
 

In this Technique class, Mandii has created these adorable little Gift Card envelopes using the New WRMK Mini Envelope Punch Board. These little guys are perfect for all those Christmas Gift Cards and i-tunes cards that we all need for the friends or family members who have everything. As we all know the humble gift card has become a household fave for all occasions, so learning how to design your own will definitely come in handy.  Come on in and join Mandii as she shows you how to navigate this compact version of it's Big Brother!

Tools & Inks Used: Basic Kit, Mini Envelope Punch Board -if you have one. (They will be available for purchase on the day).

Suitable for all crafting levels, including Beginners

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Beauty Layout with Emma $30

Saturday 13th October 10:00pm-12:00pm

Emma has left her colour comfort zone and brought you this beautiful layout using shades of purple. Come and be taught Emma’s mixed media techniques as she focuses on the use of stamps and inks to create this bright, dimensional layout.

Tools & Inks Used:  Basic kit, soft matte gel, Distress Oxide -Seedless Preserves, Bird Silicone mold, 7PD die Delicate Foliage 7

Suitable for all crafting Levels, including Beginners


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Escape Layout with Emma $30

Saturday 13th October 1:00pm-3:00pm

Emma teaches this mixed media class that showcases the art of ink and acrylic paint, while creating layers and drama. Join Emma as she guides you step by step in creating this blue heaven mixed media class.

Tools and Inks used: 

Suitable for all crafting Levels, including Beginners

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Handlettered Love with Lydell $25

Sunday 14th October 11:00am-1:00pm

Join us in the wonderful world of beautiful word art and lettering as Lydell shows you many tips and techniques to use dip pens, brush pens and markers to create beautiful Modern Calligraphy Lettering.  This month our focus will be on a fun quirky saying for your kitchen wall.  Frame it and hang it......or start your Christmas gift list with this piece!!!

Tools & Inks Used: Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers (or Tombow or Ecoline water based markers -all available in-store), ruler, water brush.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners.

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Everything Art with Lydell $20

Sunday 14th October 1:30pm-3:30pm

Everything Art is a series of classes helping you on your art journey.   This month we are learning some awesome techniques for painting your own backgrounds to use on your layouts or cards.  Gorgeous florals in several styles, Lydell will show you step by step, how to create these usable works of art as a base for your next papercrafting projects.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic watercolour kit- items from prior art kits, round paintbrushes- sized 4-10) pencil, eraser, watercolours ( Prima Watercolours available in store)

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners.

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Merry Christmas Cards with Marina $23
Monday 15th October @ 10:00am-12:00pm
Wednesday 24th October @ 7:00pm-9:00pm

 

This month, Christmas cards are vintage inspired. Beautifully created in neutral tones; layering, distressing and stitching form the base of these cards embellished with tulle, die cut leaves and pearls. Wonderfully elegant, they will be gifts in themselves.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit, stylus and moulding mat, die cutting machine, mini mister, heat tool, distress ink- Antique Linen, foam dots, distress tool

Suitable for crafters at Intermediate to Advanced levels

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Beginners Copics with Ruth & Vanessa- $25
Monday 15th October @ 7:00pm-9:00pm

This Copic Class is all about learning to colour skin tones.  As part of the class you will receive a Copic Sketch marker of your choice to help build your range of colours.  Starting with faces, you will then move on to a beautiful ballerina not only learning how to colour body skin but also using your flicking technique to colour the tutu.  Absolutely gorgeous picture to use on a special card. 

Tools & Inks Used:  Bring your Copic markers with you

Suitable for Beginners

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Shabby Chic Mixed Media Cards with Janine $25
Tuesday 16th October @ 10:00am-12:30pm
Thursday 18th October @ 6:30pm-9:00pm
 

Janine is continuing this month, with the shabby chic mixed media themed cards.  She will show you techniques to layer up paints, and mediums to compliment the beautiful Pion papers in these cards.  This is teamed up with lace, muslin, die cuts and flowers for amazing depth and detail.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic Kit, Black Soot Distress Ink, Prima Distressing tool, paint brushes, heat tool & apron.

Suitable for Intermediate to Advanced Crafters 


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Tea & Cake with Mandii-$25
Tuesday 16th October @ 7:00pm-9:00pm
Sunday 21st October @ 12:00pm-2:00pm

You are cordially invited to join Miss Mandii for a spot of 'Tea and Cake', and a lesson making this adorable little set!  Mandii has produced these 2 stunning creations, using the Prima Lavender Collection and Tonic Kensington Die and some Beautiful Seven Paper Dolls Products too.  She will take you through step by step, and at the same time you can enjoy an afternoon tea. 

Tools & Inks Used:Basic tool kit

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels

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Alcohol Ink Supersized Technique with Ashleigh $10

Wednesday 17th October @ 1:00pm-2:00pm

 

In this supersized technique Ashleigh will show you how to create quick and easy backgrounds with alcohol ink. 

Tools & Inks Used: Copic reinkers/alcohol inks, blending solution and basic tool kit

Suitable for all crafting levels including beginners

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Not so Shabby with Helen-$20

Wednesday 17th October @ 7:00pm-9:00pm
Thursday 25th October @ 10:00am-12:00pm

This month in our Not so Shabby lesson it’s all about matching papers and layering tags. We make three beautiful all occasion cards with the beautiful Maja Design range of papers.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit, Tea Dye ink pad and sponge tool, 7PD filigree doily die.

Suitable for all crafting levels including beginners

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Flourish Friday with Mandii $15

Friday 19th October @ 6:00pm-12:00am


A Friday night crop 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! Cost includes Dinner, 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.

 

Flourish Saturday $15

Saturday September 20th @6:00pm-12:00pm

A Saturday night crop 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! Cost includes Dinner, 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.

 

Mature Ladies with Helen $17

Monday 22nd October @10:00am-12:00pm 
 

If you enjoy cardmaking in a relaxed, social setting this is the class for you! This month join Helen to make four Christmas cards using the new Kaisercraft First Noel paper collection.

Tools & Inks Used: 

Suitable for all crafting levels, including beginners

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Advent Calendar with Lydell $29

Monday 22nd October 7:00pm-9:00pm

Come and join Lydell for a fun evening creating this lovely little Advent Calendar to keep track of the December Holiday festivities!  Created entirely from the ground up, this daily tracker can be used year after year during December in the lead up to Christmas and the New Year.  Add this cool project to your Christmas home decorating this year!

Tools & Inks Used: Be sure to bring your basic kit and adhesives.  OPTIONAL-Bring your own die cut machine for ease of creating.

Suitable for crafters of all skill levels, including beginners.  

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Collection Cards with Mandii $29

Tuesday 23rd October@ 7:00pm-9:00pm
Monday 29th October @10:00am-12:00pm

Join Mandii this month to create this gorgeous group of Christmas Cards using the new Lemoncraft Daydream Collection..  Each month Mandii hosts 2 Collection Card lessons, (one at night and one during the day) where you can come along and copy Mandii’s designs or design your own in this low key friendly environment.  Every month showcases a new range by a plethora of brand names and is a great way to build up a stash of cards for those last minute special occasions. 

Tools and Inks Used: Basic kit

Suitable for all crafting levels including Beginners

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Yearly Scrap with Janine $30

Thursday 25th October @ 6:30pm-9:00pm
Wednesday 31st October @10:00am-12:30pm

 

If you enjoy cardmaking in a social, relaxed environment this is the class for you!  This class is all about Christmas, and we start our Christmas card making with a session of fussy cutting! Bring along your best fussy cutting scissors and we will make three traditional Christmas cards with product left over for you to continue creating at your leisure.

Tools & Inks Used: Basic tool kit

Suitable for all crafting levels including Beginners

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Mixed Media Inspiration Cards with Sonia-$26

Friday 26th October @ 10:00am-12:00pm
Wednesday 31st October @7:00pm-9:00pm

Using Distress Oxides, Sonia has made these really bright backgrounds suitable to be used as card bases, journaling tags and any other crafting projects you can think of.  Learn this great technique, add inspirational words, flowers and embellishments while you enjoy creating these fun projects.

Tools and Inks used:  Basic tool kit, bring your own oxide inks if you have them.

Suitable for all crafting levels, including Beginners.

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Scrapbookers Club -free

Friday October 26th @1:30pm

 

All Day Event with Janine & Ruth $89

Saturday 27th October @ 9:30am-4:30pm

The Paper Flourish All-Day lesson continues this month with a beautiful feminine range from the very popular Lemon Craft range.  Gorgeous hues of soft aquas blend well with the creamy beiges to give you 10 stunning cards to make and add to your stash. Included with the many extra die cuts and embellishments you will receive in your kit, a brand new exclusive design has been added from the Seven Paper Dolls range of dies, along with a set of Seven Paper Dolls resin frame embellishments.  You will be provided with full colour printed instructions of the cards so you can create at your leisure.  We also have some give-aways and surprises to make your day just that bit more special.  This is a fully catered event with morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided in the cost of the lesson.   Places are very limited so be quick to secure your  seat for a full day of crafting, eating and socialising with like-minded people.  A day not to be missed.

Tools & Inks Used: Please bring along your basic tool kit, glues, tapes, scoring board, trimmer, foam tape, blending tool and paper creaser/bone folder.

Suitable for all crafting Levels, including Beginners

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Cards with Helen- $18

Tuesday 30th October @ 10:00am-12:00pm

Join Helen this month to create three terrific vintage style cards with the gorgeous Lemoncraft Forget-Me Not papers. A little fussy cutting required so bring along your best fussy cutting scissors! 

 

Suitable for all crafting Levels, including Beginners

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What a wonderful lineup we have for you in October!!  We hope you have found lots of things you like and we look forward to seeing you soon! 

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