Fantastique Layered Steampunk Cards with Katrina Thompson
Skill Level: Intermediate. You will need to know how to use a 12 x 12 paper trimmer.
Create a pair of detailed and layered steampunk inspired cards using the Voyagers Fantastique paper range from Stamperia. Combine papers with fabrics, fussy cutting, metals, ink and paints. Learn to create depth in your layering and techniques to blend your embellishments, including creating a faux rusting effect that is dry and ready to use in minutes.
Kit includes: 12 x 12 patterned papers, cardstock, metal embellishments, media, die cuts, chipboards, muslin and lace. Your kit will include product to make multiple additional projects.
What to bring: Basic tool kit, Distress Inks: Weathered Wood, Vintage Photo, Old Paper, Bundled Sage and Walnut or Ground Espresso colours, Versacube or Brilliance pad: White colour, sponge brushes, distress tool, strong liquid glue, fine scissors for fussy cutting, 3D adhesive tape.
Sponsored by: Arnold’s Scrapbook & Craft Supplies
Moonlight Reflections with Cindy Porter
Skill Level: All levels, no drawing skills required!
Do you love serene moonlight silhouettes but don’t know where to start? Come on a journey with Cindy and create beautiful art ready to frame. Learn fabulous watercolour effects and how to apply these techniques to any subject and project including art journaling, scrapbooking, mixed media, and card making. Be one of the first to use the new Colour Blast highly pigmented watercolour paints, working on professional quality watercolour paper. Cindy has made it easy with her new stencil designed especially for this class.
Kit includes: Watercolour papers & enough product to create up to three moonlight silhouettes. Access to full length video class. The use of Colour Blast products & other tools. Products Sponsored by: A Scrappe Tiger and Colour Blast.
What to bring: Basic tool kit, pencil, eraser, craft sheet, 0.7mm Posca Paint pen: white, paint brushes x 4 sizes: round 6 & 12 (Mont Marte have a pack with all these sizes in), make up sponges, baby wipes and paper towel.
Sponsored by: Colour Blast Australia
You are My Everything with Sonia Thomason
Skill Level: All levels
Create a gorgeous layout in beautiful shabby chic pinks with touches of yellow to celebrate love in your life. Learn to create backgrounds by layering paper, working with stencils, texture paste and sprays. The layout will highlight two of your special photos by surrounding them in clusters of beautiful chipboards and flowers that will create dimension across your page. The project will suit photos of babies, children, weddings, engagement or other special relationship.
Kit includes: Imaginarium Designs chipboards, Green Tara flowers, Lindy’s sprays and Prima papers.
What to bring: Basic tool kit, craft mat, apron (optional), water spray bottle, foam tape, scissors, glue for adhering flowers, Archival Ink: black colour eg Staz On, small round paintbrush for applying sprays, palette knife. Photos required: two portrait photos 9cm x 9cm, black and white work best and the images will be cut into hearts, so the main image needs to be centred in the photo.
Sponsored by: Seriously Scrapbooking
Beautiful You with Jane Tregenza
Skill Level: All level
Billboard & Glass Dome: Billboards are a great way to display a favourite photo. You can get quite creative and have a beautiful piece; Jane will take you through the process of creating your own. Using one of Graphic 45’s new collection Bloom, loads of flowers, charms, chipboard from Imaginarium Designs and more. You will get to play with sprays, inks and paints as you create your own beautiful display piece. To help keep your billboard looking amazing for years, Jane will be giving you an 8-inch-high glass dome to keep it under.
Kit includes: Chipboard billboard, flowers, charms, print papers, glass dome, detailed instructions and more. Instructions with photos will be included. Shared products includes sprays, inks and paint. Products sponsored by Imaginarium Designs and Seriously Scrapbooking.
What to bring: Basic tool kit, paper trimmer and ruler in inches, cutting knife and mat, gel glue, quick drying craft glue, ink pad: brown, double sided tape 1 inch wide. Photos required: one 3 x 4 inch photo, it can be black and white.
Sponsored by: Seriously Scrapbooking
Always in My Heart with Karola Witczak
Skill Level: All levels. You will need to know how to do fussy cutting, gluing and using a trimmer.
A vintage shabby chic layout. Create a 12 x 12 layout with one photo and a magic, vintage atmosphere with shabby chic style elements. Fussy cutting, layering and soft mixed media techniques will build this project. You will add some paper flowers and chipboards to make the work even more layered, bold and dimensional.
Kit includes: 12 x 12 Mintay Paper set plus extra 6 x 6 papers, paper flowers, Elements sheets with collage to fussy cut, chipboard elements, stencil. There will be mediums to share: gesso, paints, inks.
What to bring: Basic tool kit, medium spatula, small sponge (kitchen sponge is ok). Photos required: one photo 4 x 6 inches or one 5 x 5 inches or two smaller 4 x 3 inches.
Sponsored by: The Crafty Chain