Classes August 2018

Please call or email to register for all classes: 503-533-4513 or

Please bring a basic supply kit to all classes that includes: scissors, adhesives, a few of your favorite small tools, and anything else you like to create with.  You might also want to bring an apron.

Summer Challenge Kits – Quirky Birds – $8.00

QuirkyBirdsImageThis Challenge consists of creating your own flock of Quirky Birds. You will draw, paint, collage birds that are your own creations and portray your own quirky traits. The Challenge will include Mat Board base, collage and idea sheets, and papers for you to use. The challenge Meetings are included in the price of the Kit. You do NOT need to attend any to participate in a Challenge. They are just to make it more fun! Due Saturday, September 15th.


Thursday Technique Tags $5.00

Cancelled for the summer – We’ll start again in September.

Friday Make & Takes at Whimzee’s and Paper Parachute $5.00 each

Random Acts of Cardness

Friday, August 3rd 9:30 – 10:30 and 12:30 – 1:30 
Friday, August 10th 9:30 – 10:30 and 12:30 – 1:30 
Friday, August 17th 9:30 – 10:30 and 12:30 – 1:30

Friday, August 24th 9:30 – 10:30 and 12:30 – 1:30 
Friday, August 31st 9:30 – 10:30 and 12:30 – 1:30 

This weekly Make & Take focuses on making 2 finished cards, one to keep and one to mail to someone else to brighten their day.  Please call ahead to register.

Holiday Envelope Book – $25.00

Saturday, August 11th 9:00 – 12:00 (postponed from July 28th)

Use envelopes, card stock and ephemera to create a unique mini album to keep for yourself or give as a gift.  You will make a variety of pages and pocket-pages to hold sentiments and mementos (or add photos when you get home).  Paper will be holiday themed to give you a jump start on your holiday creativity.  Taught by Linda.

Mixed Media Club – Seeds of Love – $10.00

Saturday, August 11th 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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We are following the Tamara Laporte book, Create Your LIFE BOOK.  This meeting we will be working through Project 7, Seeds of Love. While the exercises are “lead” it is not a class. Please bring your journal, or paper, Bring water soluble crayons and pencils, black pens and an eraser. Bring colored pencils if you have them and other favorite drawing and coloring tools. Please call ahead to Register. Lead by Linda & Teresa


Saturday August 18thDogDaysOfSummer

9:00 am – 2:00 pm

A joint Event with Paper Parachute & Whimzees Scrapbook Studio. We will have free ALL DAY DEMONSTRATIONS at Paper Parachute and an ICE CREAM BAR set up at Whimzees. BOTH stores will offer DISCOUNT BALLOONS for each purchase! Try your luck with discounts ranging from 10% to 50%! (We’ll add your Patron discount up to 50%). Free of charge, but please Sign Up Today.

Stamping Queens Stamp Club

Saturday, September 1st 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

It’s time to stamp!!! We will do an Exchange! Please bring 6 (or more) Artist Trading COINS to trade. The size is 2 1/2” in diameter. The way Joanne Hodges does hers is to cut 2 circles from 110# card stock and glue together. We will use the theme of “WINGS” so use whatever your interpretation of that is. Our Stamp sharing theme will be WINGS as well. Please bring 3 stamps on that theme for others to stamp 3 times on their own paper with their own ink. Also bring a Show & Tell. It could be a book you discovered, a project you have competed or are working on, an idea you discovered online…just about anything! Please call ahead to let us know you are coming.

Napkins, Rice Paper & Card Stock, Oh My! $25.00

Saturday, September 8th 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

In this class you will get to try multiple thin papers attached to card stock for a rich, versatile look. You will make 3 – 5 cards and are welcome to bring your own napkins if you wish.  This is a techniques class, with directions provided. Please bring adhesives, scissors and paper trimmers, if possible.  Taught by Andy. Please call to sign up.

Mixed Media Club – $10.00

Saturday, September 8th 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Summer Challenge Due – Quirky Birds

Saturday, September 15th 10:00

Braille Bible Art Journal – $30

Saturday, September 22nd 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


Wednesday, September 26th – Saturday, September 29th

An Arts & Crafts flea Market.

A great place to buy, a great place to sell!