Classes December 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 Technique Tags $5.00

Thursday, December 7th 11:00 am or 1:00 pm – Tag Ornaments

Thursday, December 14th 11:00 am or 1:00 pm –  Stitched Tags

Thursday, December 21st 11:00 am or 1:00 pm –  Jane Davenport Ideas

Thursday, December 28th 11:00 am – 1:00 pm – WaterColor Crayons, Sticks

Please be sure to register in advance and please bring your Basic supplies.



Sunday, December 10th 1:00 pm

Our newest challenge involves a 3” Paintbrush and one of Tim Holtz’s Etcetera heavy Tags. We’ll give you lots of goodies and lots of ideas, but we LOVE to see how everyone interprets the challenge. Due December 3rd. Start Now, there’s plenty of time.

 Art*ee Part*ee Open House $5.00

Friday, December 8th anytime between 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm

This month’s theme is HOLIDAY PARTY! We will offer 4 different Make & Takes from 4 different artists, covering a variety of techniques and tastes. We will have a special GIFT BAG for everyone and we ask that you participate in a Gift exchange!! Please bring a gift to exchange that will fit in a small gift bag. Handmade or something that costs between $2 and $5 dollars. We will put them out on a table (they will all be in identical bags that we provide) and everone will choose. You MUST register in advance at or 503-533-4513. PLEASE BRING BASIC KIT.

“Artsy” Die Cutting $25.00

 Saturday, December 9th 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

There are so many ways to use your dies these days. Let’s spend some time exploring how to get the most out of them. We’ll do some Inlays and explore different ways to use adhesives. Bring you Die cutting Machine if you can and any dies you want to use. I will have lots of dies to share. Taught by Helen

Mixed Media Club $10.00

Saturday, December 9thth 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Let’s do STITCHING!!!  I have a DIE that will work or IF YOU HAVE DINA’S JOURNAL, BRING THAT! Bring your Journal (or 2) with a few gessoed pages or with backgrounds already started. Bring few stencils & background stamps to use, Bring gel and/or matte medium bring cotton floss or Pearl cotton and Embroidery needles IF YOU HAVE THEM. (I have some to share) Bring  an awl or piercing tool. A ruler (Tim’s has holes already and Dyan’s new blocks do too.)  paper towels and baby wipes. Please register in advance Lead by Helen

Winter Wishes Tag Book  $30.00

Saturday, December 16th  11:00 am – 4:00 pm

            In this class we will create a lovely book from chipboard tags. We will gesso, paint and collage each paint with winter images from papers and collage sheets. With a Vintage feel using shades of blue, white and cream, textures, ephemera, ribbons  and images galore and bound with a ring binding. Taught by Helen







Gesso, matte liquid or gel mediums, palette knife, a few fave brushes, black & white pens and pencils, black archival ink pad, scissors, apron and fingers.