Monday, December 30, 2013

Samples of First Three January Classes

Stylish Women Greeting Cards
Tuesday, January 7th 6:15pm
$18.00

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Love Your Cuttlebug
Wednesday, January 8th 6;15pm
$15.00

Art Journal Creations #1
Thursday, January 9th 10:30am OR 6:15pm
$15.00
Give us a call or come in to sign up!  See class descriptions for any additional supplies needed. Basic tools are needed in all classes - Favorite Adhesive, 3D Pop Dots, Trimmer, Straight Scissors, Black Journaling Pen.  All classes require prepayment, and can be done over the phone if needed.  885-7377

Monday, December 23, 2013

January Classes & Events at County Purr Farm!

Classes & Events -  January 2014

Tuesday, January 7th 6:15pm  Stylish Women Greeting Cards $18.00  Make a lovely collection of cards featuring Graphic45 “Couture” papers.

Wednesday, January 8th 6:15pm  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00  Bring your Cuttlebug or Big Shot machine & plates and complete four beautiful cards.  We will have the necessary folders and dies to pass around in class, but feel free to bring yours if you own the ones we are using this month.

Art Journal Page Creations #1 and #2. January 9th and 23rd, respectively.  You will complete a two-page piece of art in each class. Additional supplies to bring:  Your Art Journal or two sheets of watercolor paper, Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, Black and White Signo Pens and Black Stamper’s Big Brush Pen.  Classes taught at 10:30 am and 6:15pm both dates.

Kit Class - Everyday Layouts $22.00  Kits available January 13th,  which include materials to make three 2-page layouts. Complete kits here at the store or take pictures and finish them at home.

Tuesday, January 14th  6:15pm  Paper Towel Roll Hinged Mini Album $20.00  Incorporate two fun album styles into a cute mini book ready for small pictures or quotes.  Additional supplies to bring:
¼” Scor Tape.

Thursday, January 16th at 10:30am or 6:15pm - Canvas Creations $25.00  You’ll complete another great piece of art using fun layering techniques.  Additional supplies needed:  Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, black & White Signo Pens, and Black Stamper’s Brush Pen.

Tuesday, January 21st 6:15pm “Pretty Bird” Card Collection $18.00  Featuring pretty bird drawings & pictures from nature, you’ll complete a lovely group of cards.

Wednesday, January 22nd 6:15pm  Altered Playing Card Treat Pockets $18.00  Turn some ordinary playing cards into cute pockets for candy bars, gift cards, or everyday treats using ephemera, vintage clip art, tissue & more.  Bring your Studio Medium in addition to regular class supplies.

Saturday, January 25th 10:30am-4:30pm BoBunny Doorways Album $65.00  In this all-day class you will create a fabulous interactive album using The Avenues papers and Doorway album from BoBunny. Loaded with mini albums within the main album, you'll love the finished product!  Additional Supplies Needed:  1/4" Scor-Tape.
Monday, January 27th 6:15pm - Clever Clothespins for Organizing $15.00 The name says it all – decorating clothespins with an artsy look to organize your ephemera, clip art, etc.

Tuesday, January 28th 6:15pm  Vintage Style Valentines $20.00  We’ll be creating a group of gorgeous cards using vintage images of love and kindness.

Wednesday, January 29th 6:15pm  ATC Club Meeting  FREE!  Bring 15 ATC's in our theme of "Toys" or "Heart to Heart" and trade with those in our fun club.  Refreshments will be served.

$5.00 Make & Takes are set for January 4, 18, and 25.  Make 5 cards or a 2-page layout for this low price!  Call ahead to reserve your kit so you won’t miss out.  They begin at 10:00am, and you work at your own pace.  We close at 5:00pm on Saturdays, so we encourage you to arrive no later than 4:00pm in order to finish your projects.  Supplies will be out through the following Tuesday if you can’t make it on Saturday. 

“Shall we Scrap” Crop night scheduled for Friday, January 31st   6:00pm-midnight.  $5.00 per person with minimum signups.  Call to pre-register. 885-7377

Don’t miss our Marathon Crop Weekend January 10, 11 & 12.  Noon-Midnight on Friday, 10am-10pm Saturday, and 10am-5pm on Sunday.  Only $25 for the whole weekend.  Includes at least 3 feet of table space (usually more), bottled water & snacks throughout, make & take kit, and loads of fun.  Must pre-register.  No partial packages.

Special New Year’s Day Crop from 10am-8pm  $15 per person, includes lunch.  Call ahead to pre-register.

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Sweet & Simple Gifts #2 - December 11th Class

Join us in creating a fun coordinating group of gifts on Wednesday, Dec. 11th, 6:15pm  $20.00  You will make a hanging canvas, a trio of notecards, and a small matching clipboard.  Space is limited, so sign up soon!

Monday, December 02, 2013

A Few December Class Samples

Love Your Cuttlebug Wed. Dec 4th 6:15pm  $15.00

Art Journal Creations #1  Thurs Dec 5th 10:30am or 6:15pm $15.00

Christmas Gift Tags. Tues, Dec 10  6:15pm $15.00

Saturday, November 16, 2013

December Classes at CPF

Wednesday, December 4th   6:15pm  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00  Bring your Cuttlebug or Big Shot machine & plates and complete four beautiful cards.  We will have the necessary folders and dies to pass around in class, but feel free to bring yours if you own the ones we are using this month.

Art Journal Page Creations #1 and #2.  Dec 5th & 19th, 10:30am or 6:15pm.  You will complete a two-page piece of art in each class. Additional supplies to bring:  Your Art Journal or two sheets of watercolor paper, Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, Black and White Signo Pens and Black Stamper’s Big Brush Pen.

Tuesday, December 10th 6:15pm  Christmas Gift Tags $15.00  Create a fun group of gift tags to use for your holiday presents.

Wednesday, December 11th 6:15pm  Sweet & Simple Gifts #2 in Series  $20.00  If you saw the adorable shelf with hooks we made in November, you won’t want to miss this month’s project.  Stay tuned for details…

Thursday, December 12th at 10:30am or 6:15pm - Canvas Creations $25.00  You’ll complete another great piece of art using fun layering techniques.  Additional supplies needed:  Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, black & White Signo Pens, and Black Stamper’s Brush Pen.

Kit Class - Christmas Layouts $22.00  Kits available December 16th , which include materials to make three 2-page layouts. Complete kits here at the store or take pictures and finish them at home.

Tuesday, December 17th 6:15pm  Technique Class – Creating Masterboard Backgrounds $20.00  This is a great way to make beautiful backgrounds to use on cards, tags, page embellishments & more.  Bring your Studio Medium & brush, along with other regular class tools.

$5.00 Make & Takes are set for December 7, 14 and 28.  Make 5 cards or a 2-page layout for this low price!  Call ahead to reserve your kit so you won’t miss out.  They begin at 10:00am, and you work at your own pace.  We close at 5:00pm on Saturdays, so we encourage you to arrive no later than 4:00pm in order to finish your projects.  Supplies will be out through the following Tuesday if you can’t make it on Saturday. 

“Shall we Scrap” Crop nights scheduled for Friday, Dec 6th and Friday, Dec 13th  6:00pm-midnight.  $5.00 per person with minimum signups.  Call to pre-register. 885-7377

Don’t miss our Marathon Crop Weekend January 10, 11 & 12.  Noon-Midnight on Friday, 10am-10pm Saturday, and 10am-5pm on Sunday.  Only $25 for the whole weekend.  Includes at least 3 feet of table space (usually more), bottled water & snacks throughout, make & take kit, and loads of fun.  Must pre-register.  No partial packages.

Special New Year’s Day Crop from 10am-8pm  $15 per person, includes lunch.  Call ahead to pre-register.

We will be closing early on several days in December, and will be closed altogether on Saturday, December 21st and on Christmas Day. 


Special Year-End Sale begins December 26th and goes through December 31st.  Come in and enjoy some great deals!

Sunday, November 10, 2013

A few November Class Samples!



Winter Layouts - Kit Class $22 for three two-page layouts, kits available 11/11.
Canvas Creations - $25.00  Tues. Nov 12 6:15pm OR Thurs Nov 14 10:30am.
Sweet & Simple Gifts - Shabby Chic Organizer Board $20.00 Wed. Nov 20 6:15pm
Call ahead to register for classes. We need at least a few days' notice to plan for our
kit assembly.  Still room in all 3 of these classes as of 11/10/13.  Call us at 885-7377.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

November Classes & Activities at CPF

Tuesday, November 5th 6:15pm  Family Memories Pocket Mini Album $25.00  Another fun design for a mini album made from scratch.  Additional supplies: ¼” Scor Tape

Wednesday, November 6th  6:15pm  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00  Bring your Cuttlebug or Big Shot machine & plates and complete four beautiful cards.  We will have the necessary folders and dies to pass around in class, but feel free to bring yours if you own the ones we are using this month.

Art Journal Page Creations #1 and #2.  November 7th & 21st, 10:30am or 6:15pm.  You will complete a two-page piece of art in each class. Additional supplies to bring:  Your Art Journal or two sheets of watercolor paper, Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, Black and White Signo Pens and Black Stamper’s Big Brush Pen.

Kit Class - Winter Layouts $22.00  Kits available November 11th, which include materials to complete three 2-page layouts. Complete your kits here at the store, or take pictures and finish them at home.

Tuesday, November 12th at 6:15pm or Thursday, November 14th at 10:30am - Canvas Creations $25.00  You’ll complete another great piece of art using fun layering techniques.  Additional supplies needed:  Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, black & White Signo Pens, and Black Stamper’s Brush Pen.

ATC Club Night Wednesday, November 13th    6:15pm  Free.  Bring 15 cards to trade, 3-1/2” by 2-1/2”, in our theme of Winter Wonderland or Christmas Traditions.  Refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, November 19th 6:15pm More Vintage Style Christmas Cards $20.00  Using a new collection of lovely vintage images as focal points, you’ll complete six gorgeous cards.

Wednesday, November 20th 6:15pm Sweet & Simple Gifts #1  “Shabby Organizer Board” $20.00 In this ongoing series of giftable classes, we’ll begin with an adorable & useful hand painted board with hooks & bird d├ęcor.

$5.00 Make & Takes are set for November 2, 9, and 23.  Make 5 cards or a 2-page layout for this low price!  Call ahead to reserve your kit so you won’t miss out.  They begin at 10:00am, and you work at your own pace.  We close at 5:00pm on Saturdays, so we encourage you to arrive no later than 4:00pm in order to finish your projects.  Supplies will be out through the following Tuesday if you can’t make it on Saturday. 

Crop nights scheduled for Friday, Nov 1st  and Friday, Nov 8th  6:00pm-midnight.  $5.00 per person with minimum signups.  Call to pre-register. 885-7377

Don’t miss our  Marathon Crop Weekend November 15, 16, & 17.  Noon-Midnight on Friday, 10am-10pm Saturday, and 10am-5pm on Sunday.  Only $25 for the whole weekend.  Includes at least 3 feet of table space (usually more), bottled water & snacks throughout, layout kit, and loads of fun.  Must pre-register.  No partial packages.

We will be open on Sunday, November 17th from 10am-5pm.  Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday November 28-30.


Special Thanksgiving Sale Monday, November 25 – Wednesday, November 27. Details will be revealed as we get close to those dates.

Reminder:  You must pre-register for classes (prepayment required), and this can be done over the phone if necessary.  48 hour cancellation required to receiver store credit on classes or in-store crops.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013

A few of our October class samples, plus a bonus class!





Cuttlebug Class, Vintage Christmas Cards, Tag Pocket Mini Album, and a bonus class: Steampunk Canvas on October 29th at 6:15pm $25.00.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

October Schedule of Events at CPF

Class Descriptions – October 2013  Remember to call ahead and register for any class you wish to take.  This can be done over the phone with Visa, MC, or Discover.  885-7377
There is a list on our printed schedule of necessary items to bring to each class such as adhesives, scissors, etc.

Wednesday, Oct 2nd  6:15pm  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00  Bring your Cuttlebug or Big Shot machine & plates and complete four beautiful cards.  We will have the necessary folders and dies to pass around in class, but feel free to bring yours if you own the ones we are using this month.

Tuesday, Oct 8th 6:15pm  Vintage Style Christmas Cards $20.00  Using lovely vintage images as focal points, you’ll complete six gorgeous cards.

Wednesday, October 9th 6:15pm  Tag Pocket Mini Album $25.00  Made from scratch and decorated with Graphic45 papers, filled with fun shipping tags in each of the seven pockets.  Additional supplies needed:  ¼” Scor Tape

Art Journal Page Creations #1 and #2.  See front page for dates.  You will complete a two-page piece of art in each class. Additional supplies to bring:  Your Art Journal or two sheets of watercolor paper, Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, Black and White Signo Pens and Black Stamper’s Big Brush Pen.

Kit Class - Autumn Layouts $22.00  Kits available October 14th, which include materials to complete three 2-page layouts. Complete your kits here at the store, or take pictures and finish them at home.

Tuesday, October 15th 6:15pm - Giftable Bookmarks $18.00  Make a nice collection of decorative bookmarks that will make a great little gift for co-workers, holiday hostesses, Great Aunt Nell, etc.

Wednesday, October 16th 6:15pm – Tag Techniques $20.00  It’s that time again to learn great techniques using Distress Inks, Stains, Paints, stencils, and much more.  You will complete four artful tags in class. 

Tuesday, October 22nd 6:15pm – Spooky & Sparkly Halloween Cards $20.00  Join us in creating a fun collection of spooky cards. Great to give away to friends & family with a little treat.

ATC Club Night Wednesday, Oct 23rd   6:15pm  Free.  Bring 15 cards to trade, 3-1/2” by 2-1/2”, in our theme of “Books” or “Pets”. Refreshments will be served.


$5.00 Make & Takes are set for all Saturdays in October.  Make 5 cards or a 2-page layout for this low price, which includes all papers needed to complete your projects.  We provide glue sticks to adhere papers, but you may bring your own tape runner if that is your preference.  Call ahead to reserve your kit so you won’t miss out.  Make & Takes begin at 10:00am, and you work at your own pace.  We close at 5:00pm on Saturdays, so we encourage you to arrive no later than 4:00pm in order to finish your projects.  Supplies will be out through the following Tuesday if you can’t make it on Saturday. 

Crop nights scheduled for Friday, Oct 11th and Friday, Oct 25th 6:00pm-midnight.  $5.00 per person with minimum signups.  Call to pre-register. 885-7377


Don’t miss our next Marathon Crop Weekend November 15, 16, & 17.  Noon-Midnight on Friday, 10am-10pm Saturday, and 10am-5pm on Sunday.  Only $25 for the whole weekend.  Includes at least 3 feet of table space (usually more), bottled water & snacks throughout, layout kit, and loads of fun.  Must pre-register.  No partial packages.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

A few September Class Samples



Our Canvas Creation for Thursday, Sept 19th at 10:30am or 6:15pm ($20), The Altered Cupcake Tin for Tuesday, September 24th at 6:15pm ($25), and our Funky Fall Pocket Tags on Tuesday, Sept 30th at 6:15pm ($22).  Still a few spots in each of these classes - call us soon to reserve yours!  885-7377.

8th Anniversary Gift/Challenge


A gift from my customers at our 8th Anniversary Marathon weekend - A lovely gift card, along with an assortment of items with a challenge to create!  The cards are my creations from the challenge.  We had a great weekend here at the store celebrating friendships & creativity.  Join us November 15-17 for our next one - so much fun!

Monday, August 26, 2013

September Classes & Happenings at CPF

Class Descriptions – September 2013

Wednesday, Sept 4th  6:15pm  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00  Bring your Cuttlebug or Big Shot machine & plates and complete four beautiful cards.  We will have the necessary folders and dies to pass around in class, but feel free to bring yours if you own the ones we are using this month.

Wednesday, Sept 11th  6:15pm “Holiday Girls” Paper Doll Tag Art $20.00  Complete a cute collection of tags featuring Julie Nutting’s adorable paper doll stamps!  Additional supplies to bring:  Diamond Stickles

Art Journal Page Creations #1 and #2.  See front page for dates.  You will complete a two-page piece of art in each class. Additional supplies to bring:  Your Art Journal or two sheets of watercolor paper, Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes, Black and White Signo Pens and Black Stamper’s Big Brush Pen.

Kit Class-Summertime Layouts $22.00  Kits available Sept 17th, which include materials to complete three 2-page layouts. Complete your kits here at the store, or take pictures and finish them at home.

Wednesday, Sept 18th Desktop Calendar 6:15pm  $25.00  Create a fun desktop calendar with lovely images to spice it up.

Canvas Art  Thursday, Sept 19th  10:30am or 6:15pm  $20.00  Bring Studio Medium & brush to apply, regular class supplies, paper towels, baby wipes, Black and White Signo Pens and Black Stamper’s Big Brush Pen.

Tuesday, Sept 24th 6:15pm  Altered Cupcake Tin $25.00  Have some fun decorating a 6 pocket cupcake tin with vintage Halloween images & ephemera.

ATC Club Night Wednesday, Sept 25th  6:15pm  Free.  Bring 15 cards to trade, 3-1/2” by 2-1/2”, in our theme of “Spooky” or “Travel”.  Refreshments will be served.

Monday, Sept 30th 6:15pm  Funky Fall Pocket Tags $22.00  You’ll love this collection of pocket tags adorned with printed vintage images combining pumpkins, funky legs & clothing, ravens & more.

$5.00 Make & Takes are set for Sept 7, 21, and 28 this month.  Make 5 cards or a 2-page layout for this low price!  Call ahead to reserve.  Supplies will be out through the following Tuesday if you can’t make it on Saturday.

Crop night scheduled for Friday, Sept 27th. $5.00 per person with minimum signups.  Call to pre-register.

Don’t miss our Anniversary Marathon Crop Weekend Sept 13, 14, and 15.  Noon-Midnight on Friday, 10am-10pm Saturday, and 10am-5pm on Sunday.  Only $25 for the whole weekend.  Inlcudes at least 3 feet of table space (usually more), bottled water & snacks throughout, layout kit, and loads of fun.  Must pre-register.  No partial packages.


Passport Party – Friday, September 6th  7:00-9:00pm  Only for those who received 16 or more stamps on their Summer Passport.  We’ll have some fun projects fresh from Pinterest, yummy desserts & snacks, 20% shopping discount, and a drawing for a $25 gift certificate for those who reached the 20 stamp mark on their passports.  You must bring your passport with you if you have not already turned it in to CPF.

Remember to call ahead to prepay & register for classes.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

New My Mind's Eye Papers & Embellishments Just Arrived!

Come in and check out our new papers from My Mind's Eye:  Vintage Christmas, Happy Haunting, and both lines of Find Your Wings and Fly! Fabulous!



Saturday, July 20, 2013

August Schedule of Fun at County Purr Farm

Class Descriptions – August 2013

Steampunk Spells Mini Album Tuesday, August 6th  6:15pm  $25.00 Learn a new way to build a mini album using paper bags, chipboard, and canvas cloth.  Loaded with pockets and embellishments.  Additional supplies needed:  ¼” Scor Tape

Wednesday, August 7th  6:15pm  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00  Bring your Cuttlebug or Big Shot machine & plates and complete four beautiful cards.  We will have the necessary folders and dies to pass around in class, but feel free to bring yours if you own the ones we are using this month.

Tuesday, August 13th  6:15pm Gypsy Grunge Mini Album $25.00  Another fun mini album to create, loaded with pockets & goodies in famous gypsy style.

Wednesday, August 14th 6:15pm  Cards for Open Minded Women $20.00  Another round of those fun retro cards with the quirky sayings.

Art Journal Page Creations #1 and #2.  Thursday, August 8th and 22nd 10:30am.  You will complete a two-page piece of art in each class. Additional supplies to bring:  Your Art Journal or two sheets of watercolor paper, Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes.

Canvas Art  Thursday, August 15th  6:15pm  $25.00  Bring Studio Medium & brush to apply, regular class supplies, paper towels, baby wipes.

Tuesday, August 20th 6:15pm  Teeny Tiny Mini Book $15.00  This one’s a cutie you won’t want to miss.  Time to get small…

Wednesday, August 21st 6:15pm  More Paper Doll Tag Art $20.00  Complete a cute collection of tags featuring Julie Nutting’s adorable paper doll stamps!  Additional supplies to bring:  Diamond Stickles

Tuesday, August 27th 6:15pm  Baby Themed Mini Album $25.00  Choose boy or girl and complete an adorable made-from-scratch mini album.  Additional Supplies:  ¼” Scor Tape.

ATC Club Night Wednesday, August 28th 6:15pm  Free.  Bring 15 cards to trade, 3-1/2” by 2-1/2”, in our theme of “Movies” or “Sports”.  Refreshments will be served.

Art Journal Play Time Thursday, August 29th  10:30am-3:30pm  Includes blank stitched watercolor paper journal, and access to DJ’s paints, stains, sprays, and special Tim Holtz, Dyan Reaveley, and Studio 490 stamps. Plus, a load of magazines to cut out images from.  Bring paper towels and baby wipes, plus any adhesives you may need for your journal (i.e., Studio Medium).d

$5.00 Make & Takes are set for August 10, 17, and 24 this month.  Make 5 cards or a 2-page layout for this low price!  Call ahead to reserve.  Supplies will be out through the following Tuesday if you can’t make it on Saturday.

Crop nights are scheduled for Friday, August 9th and Friday, August 23rd, 6pm-midnight. $5.00 per person with minimum signups.  Call to pre-register.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

JULY CLASSES & EVENTS


Tuesday, July 2nd 11am or 6:15pm  Paper Doll Tag Art $20.00  Complete a cute collection of tags featuring Julie Nutting’s adorable paper doll stamps!  Additional supplies to bring:  Diamond Stickles

Wednesday, July 3rd 6:15pm  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00  Bring your Cuttlebug or Big Shot machine & plates and complete four beautiful cards.  We will have the necessary folders and dies to pass around in class, but feel free to bring yours if you own the ones we are using this month.

Art Journal Page Creations #1 and #2.  Tues/Thurs July 9 & 11 and July 23/25. Tues classes at 6:15pm, Thurs classes at 10:30am.  You will complete a two-page piece of art in each class on 8x11 watercolor paper which can be added to your personal art journal. Additional supplies to bring:  Studio Medium & brush, paint brush for painting, paper towels, baby wipes.

Gelatos Techniques Wednesday, July 10th 6:15pm, Thursday, July 11th 11:30am. $18.00  Learn some fun tips & tricks to make backgrounds, color images, stamping, and more using this fabulous medium.  Bring paper towels & baby wipes, along with regular class tools/adhesives.

Inspired Design Card Class Tuesday, July 16th 11:00am or 6:15pm $18.00  Using colors and design from everyday advertisements & images, you’ll create a fun group of cards and learn to adapt this skill for future projects.

New Style Paper Bag Mini Album Wednesday, July 17th 6:15pm  $25.00 Learn a new way to build a mini album using paper bags, chipboard, and canvas cloth.  Loaded with pockets and embellishments.  Additional supplies needed:  ¼” Scor Tape

Art Journal Play Time Thursday, July 18th  10:30am-3:30pm  Includes blank stitched watercolor paper journal, and access to DJ’s paints, stains, sprays, and special Tim Holtz, Dyan Reaveley, and Studio 490 stamps. Plus, a load of magazines to cut out images from.  Bring paper towels and baby wipes, plus any adhesives you may need for your journal (i.e., Studio Medium).

Greencrafting: Collaged Jar Luminaries Friday, July 19th $10.00  11:00am or 6:15pm  Re-use some glass jars and turn them into beautiful luminaries for a lovely decoration.  Can add tea lights or electric tea lights to the insides (not included).  Bring your Studio Medium & brush to apply it, along with other class tools.

Wonderful Washi Card Design Monday, July22nd 11am or 6:15pm $18.00  Make a group of cards using washi tape for a great layered, free-style collage look.

“Just Add Water” Background Techniques Wednesday, July 24th 11am or 6:15pm $18.00  Make some amazing backgrounds using water to blend your colors from Dylusions sprays, Distress stains/paints/ink refills, gelatos, and more!  Bring paper towels and baby wipes.

Mixed Media Chipboard Tag Book Monday, July 29th 11am or 6:15pm $22.00  Using bits of this and that, printed images, ephemera, etc., you’ll complete a fun eclectic tag book to admire.

Canvas Art: “Love of Books” Tuesday, July 30th 11am or 6:15pm  $25.00  Bring Studio Medium & brush to apply, regular class supplies, paper towels, baby wipes.


ATC Club Night Wednesday, July 31st 6:15pm  Free.  Bring 15 cards to trade, 3-1/2” by 2-1/2”, in our theme of “Furniture” or “It’s a Jungle Out There”.  Refreshments will be served.

Marathon Crop Weekend July 12, 13, 14. $25.00 per person. Noon-midnight on Friday, 10-10 on Saturday, 10-5 on Sunday.  Includes layout kit, at least 3 feet of table space (usually more), snacks & bottled water throughout, use of Studio tools, 15% off regular purchases, and loads of fun!

Saturday Make & Takes on July 6, 20, and 27.  Five cards or a 2-page layout for only $5.00. Fixin's will be out through the following Tuesday.

Note:  We will be closed July 4th.

Friday, May 17, 2013

Into the Woods Album and June Canvas Class Pictures


Into the Woods Album on Wednesday, June 12th, 6:15pm $22.00
Dimensional Flower Canvas Art on Thursday, June 13th, 10:30am OR 6:15pm $28.00

Saturday, May 04, 2013

Class Samples - May





Classes coming up:  Wonderful Women Mini Book May 7th $15.00, Folded & Fanned Altered Book May 8th $22.00, Mini Travel Journal May 14th $20.00, Eclectic Stationery & Envelopes May 22nd $15.00, My Life is a Circus Canvas Art May 23rd $28.00.  All classes begin at 6:15 pm, with an extra morning class of the Circus Canvas at 10:30am on May 23rd.  Please call the store at 885-7377 to register for your classes and to find which additional tools or adhesives may be needed for a particular class.  Space is limited, so call soon for best availability!  Enjoy!

Saturday, April 27, 2013

June Schedule of Events

Evening Classes Beginning at 6:15pm
Wed, 6/5 Love Your Cuttlebug $15
Thurs, 6/6 Manly Mini Album $20
Tues, 6/11 Under the Big Top Card Class $18
Wed, 6/12 Into the Woods Mini Album $22
Thurs, 6/13 Dimensional Flower Canvas Art $28 (Also at 10:30am)
Tues, 6/18 Creative Color Combos Card Class $18
Wed, 6/19 Made from Scratch Pocket & Flip Album $50
Tues, 6/25 Stenciling Tips and Tricks $15
Wed, 6/26 ATC Club Night 6:15 - Bring 15 ATCs to trade in our "MUSIC" theme.
Thurs, 6/27 Art Journal Play Time 10:30am-3:30pm $20
June Saturday Make & Takes on 6/1, 6/8, 6/15, 6/22 and 6/29
Friday Night $5.00 Crops on 6/7 and 6/21 with minimum signups
Remember to preregister for all classes - if needed we can do this over the phone.
We look forward to seeing you soon!

May Happenings at CPF

Evening Classes at 6:15pm:
Wed, 5/1 Love Your Cuttlebug $15
Tues, 5/7 Wonderful Women Mini Book $15
Wed, 5/8 Folded & Fanned Altered Book $22
Thurs, 5/9 Little Collaged Peat Pots $12
Tues, 5/14 Mini Travel Journal $20
Wed, 5/15 Vintage Ladies Card Class $18
Wed, 5/22 Eclectic Stationery & Envelopes $15
Thurs, 5/23 "My Life is a Circus" Canvas Art $28  (Also at 10:30am this date if you prefer daytime)
Wed, 5/29 ATC Club Night (Bring 15 ATCs in theme of Wonders of the World or National Parks)
Daytime Class: Art Journal Play Time on Thurs 5/16, 10:30am-3:30pm Includes use of DJ's secret stash of stamps, as well as stains, paints, Dylusions sprays, and blank sewn watercolor art journal.
May Saturday Make & Takes: 5/4, 5/18, and 5/25
Friday night $5.00 crops 5/3 and 5/17 (with minimum signups)
Marathon Crop Weekend May 10-12, $25.00 per person (includes at least 3 feet of table space, layout kit, bottled water and snacks throughout, use of Studio Tools, 15% discount on regular items purchased during the crop, and loads of fun!)
All classes must be prepaid, so remember to call ahead for registration.  Make & Take ingredients are only out through the following Tuesday.
Store is open on Sunday, May 12th from 10am-5pm.
We will be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.
Come by the store for your printed copy of our schedule with more detailed class descriptions.

Saturday, March 30, 2013

April Happenings at CPF

Evening Classes beginning at 6:15pm:
Wed, April 3  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00
Thurs, April 4  Sweet Garden Pocket Tags $20.00
Tuesday, April 9  Meander Collage Mini Book $25.00
Wed, April 24  Artist Trading Card Club Night (free)  Bring 15 ATC's to trade, any theme - Just use your scraps!
Thursday, April 25th  Canvas Art $25.00
Tues, April 30  Altered Art Cards $20.00

We also have our monthly Layout Kits available April 22nd. This month's theme is "Land of Flowers".  $22.00 for kit to make three 2-page layouts.

Daytime class:  Thursday, April 25th 10:30am-3:30pm  $20.00  Art Journal Play Time.

Remember, all classes require preregistration.

Special fundraiser Make & Take day on Saturday, April 6th from 10am-4pm  Make five cute cards for the usual fee of $5.00, and proceeds will be donated to the fund to build a new animal shelter in Carson City.  If possible, call ahead to let us know if you'll be coming this day.

Regular make & takes on April 13, 20, and 27th. $5.00 for five cards or a 2-page layout.

Shall We Scrap Crop Nights scheduled for April 5th and 26th, 6pm-midnight.  (With minimum attendees....please call ahead to reserve your spot)

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

March Schedule of Classes & Events

Evening Classes beginning at 6:15pm:
Wed, 3/6  Love Your Cuttlebug $15.00
Tues, 3/12 Heart & Home Accordian Mini Album $20
Wed, 3/13 Everyday Friendship Cards $18
Tues, 3/19 Meander Collage Mini Book $25
Wed, 3/20 French Country Cards $20
Tues, 3/26 Matchbook Mini Albums $20
Wed, 3/27 ATC Club Night Bring 15 ATC's to trade, Springtime Theme
Thurs, 3/28 "Messenger of Spring" Canvas Art $22

Art Journal Play Time Thursday, March 14th 10:30am-3:30pm $20.00
Includes use of DJ's secret stash of stamps, Distress Stains, Dylusions
Ink Sprays, Pan Pastels, and a blank watercolor paper handmade art
journal.  Space limited - sign up early!

Kit Class - Springtime Layouts $22.00  Three 2-page layouts, kits will
be available Monday, 3/18

Make & Takes on 3/2, 3/9, 3/23, and 3/30  $5.00 for 5 cards or a 2-page
layout.  While kits last.

Special Make & Take Fundraiser for new animal shelter in Carson City
will be on Saturday, April 6th from 10:00am-4:00pm  $5.00 for 5 cards,
all proceeds will be donated to the cause.  Recommend reserving your
kits this day.

Marathon Crop Weekend, March 15-17. $25 per person.  Friday Noon-
midnight, Saturday 10am-10pm, Sunday 10am-5pm.  Includes at least
3 feet of table space, use of Studio tools, bottled water & snacks throughout,
and a layout kit.

We will be open to the public on Sunday, March 17th from 10am-5pm.

Friday Night Crop scheduled for March 8th, 6pm-midnight.  $5.00 per
person, with minimum attendees.

Come join the fun!  Call ahead to register for classes, or stop by.

Friday, January 04, 2013

New Date for Art Journal Workshop

Our Art Journal Workshop, originally scheduled for Saturday, January 12th, has been changed to Thursday, January 10th from 10:30am-1:30pm.  Cost is $25 and includes a stitched, watercolor paper journal with a lovely blank canvas to create on.  Call ahead if you wish to join us!