Springing forth with interactivity and mixed media fun…

This is the first of two new classes coming out in April.  I love taking the time to scrapbook and come up with new ideas.  But for me, it's always about teaching you a technique or two and a bit of paper engineering. I've been teaching transparency classes for a while, but with this one I used some mixed media to highlight and shade with Copic Markers to make the … [Read more...]

Snow Angel – a technique-laden layout

I left some samples at CHA.  Egads.  And I didn't take pictures.  Double egads.  So... among these I had to remake this layout which is part of my current teaching roster.  It's a single page layout - but baby, I'm pouring on the techniques with this one.   First we pull out the Glimmer Mist and Misting Screens (snowflakes) and … [Read more...]

Greeting Cards and Buffets – feast your eyes on this…

On Friday I placed my orders for a TON of supplies for new classes I'm teaching this year.  For the first quarter, these classes will be taught at the stores listed on the right sidebar.  Call them to register. First up is Copic 101 - It's a quick assembly-line card-making class for those that want to learn the basics of how to use these fantastic markers.  … [Read more...]

2009 is the year to {Draw it Yourself}

  It's a brand new year!!!  This year I will be bringing a new set of workshops to my classroom, DIY Simply Lettering with Copic and DIY Simply Doodling with Copic, featuring the Copic Sketch / Ciao Brush Markers, Multiliner and Spica Glitter pens. Even if you say 'I can't draw', we are going to remove that 'T' by Trying something … [Read more...]