OUT & ABOUT in Mt Gambier

OUT & ABOUT in Mt Gambier

Paper Flourish is coming to Mt Gambier!!!

Thursday 4th October— Saturday 6th October 

2018 Venue: St Paul’s Hall, 1/20 Penola Road Mt Gambier.

(Please park in the Top Car Park off Mitchell Street.)

Join the excitement and buzz of being able to shop locally for all your favourite paper crafting supplies in our mobile shop and participate in our exciting lessons on offer.  Ruth, Sonia and Karen are awesome teachers and passionate about what they do with amazing ideas and projects to share with you.  Your local teacher, Fiona Paltridge who has taught in Paris, Poland, London, New Zealand and Australia will join Paper Flourish on Saturday 6th October at 2:00 pm—don’t miss out—book in quickly. 

$5.00 from each participant at Flourish Friday will be donated to the Mt Gambier Derrington Street Community Child Care Centre

Paper Flourish was established 8 years ago and is now the largest SA owned and operated store stocking a vast range of paper craft, scrapbooking and card making supplies.




All classes require a non-refundable $10.00 deposit which will secure your place in the class of your choice.

Fiona Paltridge’s class required a $20 non-refundable deposit to secure your place in her class. Please book in for all Demo’s you would like to attend and Flourish Friday. 

Please ring Sharon Walker the Mt Gambier Co-Ordinator on MOB 0427 250 551to make your booking and pay your deposits.


(Not available instore or online.)

 Classes are great value as they include the full lesson pack as well as the tuition fees.  

All Classes- $30.00

Please bring with you your Basic Tool Kit

Basic tool kit consists of:
 Paper Trimmer, Non-stick craft Sheet, 450 glue, double sided tape, 1 mm Foam dots, Foam strips, Foam tape, Sepia ink pad, Black ink pad, Metal ruler, Scissors, Scoring board with Paper Creaser, Pick tool, Edge distressing tool. Supplies: All of the above supplies (and lots more) are available and can be purchased on the day through our mobile shop.



Glamour Bags with Sonia -$30

Thursday 4th October @ 9:30am-11:30am

Making these cute gift bags is lots of fun.  Sonia has made 3 different styles for you to create or add your own flair.  These bags will hold gift cards, lipsticks, chocolates or can be used as place cards for a birthday party or the like.  Completed with embossed, glitzy paper, bling and bows they are sure to be a beautiful gift that is sure to impress. 



Easy Paper Roses using a Rose Mold - Free

Thursday 4th October @ 12:30pm-1:00pm

For this demonstration, Sonia will show the steps involved with using the Heartfelt Creations Rose mold to make some stunning flowers to use on any of your projects.



Fancy Cards with Ruth- $30

Thursday 4th October @ 2:00pm-4:00pm

Ruth has designed 4 fancy feminine cards using some of her favourite dies.  Embellished with beautiful sentiments, ribbons, bling, lace and butterflies, they will make gorgeous gifts and will be fun to create!


Mixed Media Cards with Sonia-$30

Thursday 4th October @6:30pm-8:30pm

Using Distress Oxides, Sonia has made some really bright backgrounds suitable to be used as card bases, journaling tags or any other papercrafting project.  Learn this great technique which you can use again and again.  Add your own inspirational words, flowers and embellishments to create all kinds of gorgeous projects!


Book Cards with Sonia- $30

Friday 5th October @ 9:00am-11:00am

Book cards are always popular and Sonia's book cards are absolutely gorgeous!!  No die is required as they are all made using Sonia's own technique.  Rose gold foil and Beautiful Maja paper are the base for these shabby chic, old world book cards. 

Don't miss this one.

Acetate Boxes with Ruth- Free

Friday 5th October @ 12:00pm-12:30pm

Free Demo on how to make your own clear acetate boxes for Glitz and Glam Cards or any other 3D cards you make.



Glitz & Glam with Ruth -$30.00

Friday 5th October @12:30pm-2:30pm

Glitz & Glam have proved one of the most booked out classes at Paper Flourish and it is no wonder that Ruth is offering you this class at Loxton.  As part of this lesson you will receive a free stencil and learn how to use glimmer paste through your stencil to make a beautiful textured pattern.   These cards have lots of dimension with matts and die cuts and Ruth very generously does many of the cuts for you so all you need do is come and learn how to create them!

Art Deco Goes Shabby Chic Cards with Sonia -$30

Friday 5th October @3:00pm-5:00pm

Sonia has gone 'Art Deco Shabby Chic' this month using the Celebration Collection from Maja Design to make these stunning shabby chic cards. She will share with you many techniques to ink, distress, tear and roll paper as you place layer upon layer to create these lovely projects.


Lace, Butterflies and Frame Embellishments Demonstration -FREE

Friday 5th October @7:00pm-7:30pm


Silicone Molds are a fantastic way to create embellishments for your page.  Once you have the mold you can create them over and over again.  Ruth will show you how to use Painters Caulk!  Yes, Painters Caulk- which remains fully flexible, easy to cut and easy to paint and works to create superfine, delicate elements.

(This is a demonstration only.)



Flourish Friday-$10

($5 pp donated to Derrington St Community Childcare Centre)

Friday 5th October @ 7:00pm-11:00pm

A Friday night crop session where you can bring your projects and supplies into our venue and scrap the 4 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 tea, coffee and cake.

Pretty and Elegant Cards with Ruth-$30

Saturday 6th October @ 10:00am-12:00pm

Learn new techniques in this informative lesson using the new exciting Nuvo gilding flakes to enhance your cards.  You will also learn how to use your dies to create beautiful free standing cards without having to use a traditional card base.  Embellish with Ruth’s usual 'Glitz and Glam' style using ribbon, bling, embossed sentiments, flourishes, leaves, flowers, and glitter.  Ruth has die cut most of your class for you allowing you to finish your cards and have lots of fun while you learn.


Mixed Media Layout with Fiona Paltridge $50.00

Saturday 6th October @2:00pm-4:00pm

Fiona has created a fantastic layout using lots of technique and product.  Seven Paper Dolls die cuts, chipboard and lots of pots of paint have all come together as a mixed media delight.  If you like to create with mixed media, you will love Fiona’s class.  Be quick to book into this one.

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