Classes May 2017

Please call or email to register for all classes. 503-533-4513. Also please bring basic supplies, scissors, adhesives, a few of your favorite small tools. Also, you might want an apron.

Thursday Technique Tags $5.00

Thursday, May 11th 11:00 am and 1:00 pm – Gesso & GelsThursday, May 18th 11:00 am and 1:00 pm – Mini Gel Press Plates

Thursday, May 25th 11:00 am and 1:00 pm – Washi Tape

Art*ee Part*ee Open House $5.00

Friday, May 12th anytime between 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm

A Part*ee for Everyone! We will offer 4 different Make & Takes from 4 different artists, covering a variety of techniques and tastes. SPECIAL GUEST BRETT WELDELE, Stamp designer and Graphic Novel Artist. There will be refreshments (and alcohol) along with lots of Give-a-ways! You MUST register in advance at or 503-533-4513. PLEASE BRING BASIC KIT.

Mixed Media Club $10.00

Saturday, May 13th 10:00 am – 12:00 pm  or 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

We will continue working in Dina Wakley’s Art Journal Freedom!.  May’s Club will center around color Theory.  Please bring your Journal, a few Acrylic Paints and Liquid or Gel Mediums. Bring black & white pens and pencils.  An apron paper towels and baby wipes. Please register in advance. Lead by Helen

Zentangle Club $3.00

Sunday, May 14th Cancelled for Mother’s Day

            If you are interested in doing Zentangle, come to this club. We will work on different small projects, share ideas, techniques and materials. For everyone. Lead by Joyce.

Sketcher’s Club $10.00

100 Faces

Sunday, May 21st  1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

            A perfect time to Join, receive a sketchbook and a 30% Discount on a a supply box. This is a club for practicing drawing techniques, using stamps and stencils for shading soon we’ll branch off into using other basic drawing techniques. DON’T WORRY, IT’S FOR FUN!!!!! Lead by Helen

Spring Challenge $15.00 for Kit

Due Sunday, May 28th

            We will start our NEW Challenge today! We are using a Paper Mache’ Accordion Book with the Theme” Wings and other Flying Things” The New Kit will be full of papers and other collage goodies asa well as  a list of “rules” and Challenges. We will start with a class to get you started. Please call to Sign up. Lead by Helen

Why you need a Stamp Positioner $20.00

Saturday, May 20th 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

            This class will cover the various stamp positioners, positives, negatives and how to get the most from them. We’ll also do a few techniques that can’t be done any other way. Bring your stamp positioner IF you have one. If not, we will have a few to share. We R Memory Keeper’s Precision Press, MISTI, Hampton Art’s Stamp Perfect or Tim Holtz’s Stamp Platform.  Taught by Helen.


Flora & Fauna Folio $30.00

Saturday, May 20th 1:00 pm – 5:00pm

        Let’s take Tim’s small folio and cover with flowers! Okay, we’ll add an animal or two (or three). We’ll cover with paper and paint, add pages and collage all over. Please bring any special papers or images you want to use, but there will be plenty supplied. Bring a few brushes, adhesives and a personal trimmer. Taught by Helen.


Variations on a Blossom – Andy’s Classic Card Class

Saturday, May 27th 10:00 am – 12:00 pm $20.00

Make 4 beautiful layered cards using Paper Parachute Classic stamps and papers. layers, coloring, ribbons and embellishments make these cars special. Cards come with envelopes. Taught by Andy.