August 2014 Classes & Events

Classes

Please note that all of our classes and events are scent-free and peanut free due to severe allergies.

JULY CLASSES & EVENTS

Tuesday, July 29th – Yearlong Album (7-9pm)
Thursday, July 31st –  Art Journal Club is for Playing (6:30-8:30pm)

AUGUST CLASSES & EVENTS

Monday, August 4th – Newfoundland Canvas (6:30pm)
Thursday, August 7th – Keeping Track of Life (7pm-10pm)
Tuesday, August 12th – 10 Christmas Cards (6:30-8:30pm)
Saturday, August 16th – Eastern Edge Art Marathon (1-5pm) *downtown
Thursday, August 21st – Seasonal Summer Canvas (6:30-9:30pm)
Saturday, August 23rd – Mixed Media: Watercolor Layouts (2-5pm)
Saturday, August 23rd – Monthly Crop Night (5pm-midnight)
Tuesday, August 26th – Yearlong Album (7-9pm)

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Silhouette Series Update:
Mary Ann’s Silhouette classes will be on hold until further notice.

JULY CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

 

Yearlong Album | Tuesday, July 29th | 7-9pm
Instructor: Sara Case Strickland
Please note that Sara’s Yearlong class will be held on the last Tuesday evening during summer months for July, August and September.

In this monthly class, Sara will guide you through documenting an entire year of memories with the help of Exclusive Paperie Sketches (by Mary Ann Hounsell) that will only be available through this class! Sara will teach you how to modify them to suit your needs and blend a fun mix of traditional scrapbooking with mixed media and new techniques. Of course there will be lots of new product featured and fun times included. This class is kit-friendly, so call and ask us if you’d like to be included but don’t live nearby!
Monthly Class: $25

An example of Sara's May Yearlong layout

An example of Sara’s May Yearlong layout

Art Journal Club is for Playing | Thursday, July 31st | 6:30-8:30pm
Instructor: Cathie Reed

Do you art journal? Do you want to? Then come join us for Art Journal Club. It’s fun to try something new so this month, we will experiment with the gel printing plate (aka gelli plate) by Gelli Arts. The gelli plate is so easy to use you will be making fabulous prints in no time. After we make a few prints, we’ll explore ways to use them in our art journaling. This class is open to everyone from experienced art journalers who are looking for a creative and supportive community and for beginners who want to learn about art journaling.
Members: $20.00
Non-Members: $40.00

AUGUST CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Newfoundland Mixed Media Canvas | Monday, August 4th | 6:30-9:30pm *2nd offering*
Instructor: Lori Smith

Join us for a Newfoundland take on the Julie Nutting Prima doll stamps. In this popular class, Lori will take us through the process of the creating this gorgeous 8×8 mixed media work of art. This class was so well received in June that we’re offering it a second time – call to reserve your spot! Here’s what one of our lovely customers had to say about this class when it was offered in June: Another great evening at The Paperie with a talented new instructor (for me) Lori Smith’s NL canvas was challenging, detailed and a great end product. – LA
Members: $40.00
Non-Members: $80.00 

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Keeping Track of Life | Thursday, August 7th | 7pm-10pm
Instructor: Krista Wells

We’ve reinvented the Project Life concept to chronicle a year in your life. One evening per month is all you need to create an interactive layout and a pocket page full of embellished photos, quotes and all those bits and pieces you want to save to remember the previous month. Keeping Track of Life is intended to be a flexible class for participants with month to month sign up. This year we’ll be incorporating a variety of different page protectors in our classes while also sticking to our interactive layouts. Krista recommends you read this fantastic blog post by Rachel Macy Stafford that inspired her class name.
Members: $30.00
Non-Members: $60.00

An example of Krista's past KTOL classes

An example of Krista’s past KTOL classes

10 Christmas Cards | Tuesday, August 12th | 6:30-8:30pm
Instructor: Meghan Fahey
Each month we teach a class featuring 10 clean and simple holiday cards (two new designs per class) to help you quickly increase your stash so that you will be well ahead of the game by the time Christmas 2014 rolls around. Sign up for this class once  in awhile or every month if you like! In our August class you go home with an adorable stamp set from Jillibean Soup!  If you can’t make it to the class feel free to reserve a kit in advance. Also, if you’d like to reserve any of the other stamps or products featured in class, please let us know.
Members: $30.00
Non-Members: $60.00 

Meghan's Christmas Card Class (1 of 2)

Meghan’s Christmas Card Class (1 of 2)

Eastern Edge Art Marathon Demos | Saturday, August 16th | 1-5pm
Downtown on Harbourside Drive
The Paperie is excited to be participating in this years Art Marathon, an Eastern Edge Gallery event that has been happening downtown every summer for the last 15 years. We will be setting up a tent sale with demonstrations on Saturday afternoon, August 16th to introduce The Paperie to a whole new audience of art enthusiasts. We will have make’n’takes for kids and adults with fun techniques as well as some product available for purchase. We hope to see some new and familiar faces come by, all are welcome!
Read more about the Art Marathon here.
Free admission, free make’n’take!

Seasonal Canvas | Thursday August 21st | 6:30-9:30pm
Instructor: Sara Case Strickland

Join us for the first class in a series of 4 seasonal canvases. Home decor is all the rage with paper crafters right now and we know you all have the talent to jump in and display your artwork with pride! Join Sara throughout the year to make 4 different canvases for your home – one for each season. You’ll learn how to use basic mixed media supplies, as well as how to use up all those scraps you can’t bear to throw away. You’ll leave class with a beautiful canvas to show off!
*this class is suitable for everyone – beginner to advanced
Members: $35.00
Non-Members: $70.00

Spring Canvas*a sample of Sara’s Spring canvas – August will focus on Summer

Mixed Media | Saturday, August 23rd | 2-5pm
Instructor: Cathie Reed
In this class, we will experiment with some trendy techniques and products to create 2 multi-layered 12×12 scrapbook pages. We’ll play with a variety of products to create watercolor backgrounds using your favourite colours, and combine it with one of the most popular trends in scrapbooking – brush lettering. This class is full of tips and techniques and is a great opportunity to combine your favorite scrapbooking supplies with some products you might not have in your stash.
Members: $30.00
Non-Members: $60.00

Cathie's Watercolor Brushstroke layout (1 of 2)

Cathie’s Watercolor Brushstroke layout (1 of 2)

Crop Night | Saturday, August 23rd | 5pm-midnight
Maybe you just want to get some scrappin’ done or need some new ideas? Our Crop Night is for you to spend some quality time with your scrapbook! All of the distractions of home are left behind as you spend up to 7 hours scrapbooking with other scrapbookers. You have unlimited use of all of our die-cut machines, punches, scissors and access to our Design Team Albums.
Crop for Members: $5.00
Crop for Non-Members: $10.00

Yearlong Album – Tuesday, August 26th | 7-9pm
Instructor: Sara Case Strickland

In this monthly class, Sara will guide you through documenting an entire year of memories with the help of Exclusive Paperie Sketches (by Mary Ann Hounsell)  that will only be available through this class! Sara will teach you how to modify them to suit your needs and blend a fun mix of traditional scrapbooking with mixed media and new techniques. Of course there will be lots of new product featured and fun times included. This class is kit-friendly, so call and ask us if you’d like to be included but don’t live nearby! 
Monthly Class: $25

POLICIES

Cancellations: Must be made at least 72 hours before the class to obtain a Class Credit or refund. In cases where the kits have already been prepared and for last-minute cancellations, a Class Kit and PDF of instructions will be provided. We reserve the right to substitute class materials or offer IOU’s for backordered product. For special workshops and events, a non-refundable registration fee is required and will be noted in the description. Your Basic Tool Kit will be needed for each class and if additional supplies are necessary we will send out an email before the class.

ALLERGIES
We ask that our customers respect our peanut-free and scent-free policy due to severe allergies.
Our building also requests that we be scent free, nut-free, and shellfish free.

DISCOUNT!
Did you know that Class participants get 10% off your entire purchase during most Paperie Classes? A Paperie Privilege Membership is only $30.00 for the year, so if you’re thinking about taking even one or two classes you will benefit from a Membership!

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