2018 Workshops

Monday, 2 July 2018

Cards with Natalie

Natalie will be showing you how to make four cards using some prettty papers and embelishments with a little bit of acetate too. We have one space left and if you would like to spend the morning making cards with not a drop of paint in sight !!! Please telephone 01376326358.

Autour de Mwa Workshop

A space has become available on the workshop on Friday with Abs this is a rare opotunity as the workshops fill as soon as they are advertised it is a mixed media workshop all day with lunch included if you would like to join us please telephone janet on 01376326358 for more details.

Tuesday, 5 June 2018

Sharing My Gelli Plate Cards

Decided to share with you my cards made with my Gelli Plate made backgrounds. The Cards will be for sale at St Michaels C of  E Primary School Braintree later on in June

Sunday, 3 June 2018

Gell Plate Play workshop

We have a couple of spaces on the Gell Plate Play workshop on wednesday 6th June. This is an add on to last weeks workshop that filled very quickly so if you missed that one then now is the chance to get out that Gell plate that you have not used but it was a must have item when you bought it!!
We will be using some distress oxide ink pads to create some cool backgrounds along with many different makes of acrylic paints, stamps, stencils and mark making tools. I will show you how I made a disc bound journal and some delightfull cards with the samples made on our last workshop.
If you came to the last workshop and would like to come along again then please telephone 01376326358 to book your space and bring along your Gell Plate if you have one.

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Workshop Updates


June 6th Playing with the Gelli Plate with Janaet 10am to 1pm £20.
This is a technique based workshop using alcohol inks, distress oxides, paints, stencils and much more with the Gelli Plate This is an over spill from the May 30th workshop and we already have limited spaces.

                                          A couple of cards using Gelli Plate backgrounds

Friday 8th and Saturday 9th  10 am to 4 pm Journal Workshop with Tracy Scott £40 with light lunch.
Tracy will spend the day helping you create a page or two for your journal.
We have one space become available for Friday 8th but the 9th is fully booked.

Wednesday 20th Stamp till you Cramp with Janet 10 am to 4 pm £30 with light lunch.
Spend the day creating cards for those special people in your life while having fun learning all those tricks and short cuts to making them special. We will use distress oxides, inks, some fussy cutting and heat embossing and some Shabby Chic too.

Saturday 30th Cards with Jo Firth-Young 9.30 to 12.30 and 1.30 to 4.30 £20 per session.
Jo will be making three cards with you using her Paper Artsy stamps, stencils and paints.
We will have images nearer the date.

JULY WORKSHOPS............

Tuesday 3rd Paper Artsy inspired cards with Janet 10 am to 1 pm £20.
A morning spent making cards using vintage stamps from Paper Artsy with a little ink and paint.

Wednesday 4th Cards with Natalie 10 am to 1 pm £20.
Natalie will be making three pretty cards using papers, ribbon and embellishments with not a splash of paint in sight. Images to follow.

Friday 6th A Day with Autour de Mwa 10 am to 4 pm £50
Spend the day with Abs creating something very special using his new stamps and stencils from AALL & Create. We will have more information nearer the date.

Tuesday 24th Cards with Karen 10 am to 1 pm £20
Karen will be making three lovely cards using dies, embossing folders, inks and much more.

Friday 27th Saturday 28th A Journal Day with Tracy Scott 10 am to 4 pm £40 with light lunch
A day spent with Tracy creating pages for you special journal using inks, paints, and lots of new techniques. We have limited spaces so be quick to book your space. 


Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Lauren Hatwell Workshop

We have a couple of spaces left on the Funky Cards workshop with the lovely talented Lauren from Paper Artsy on Saturday 26th May. We have split the workshop into two sessions one in the morning 9.30 to 12.30 then one in the afternoon 1.30 to 4.30. On both workshops Lauren will be making three funky cards using stamps from Paper Artsy. One of the cards will be a wiper card so the chef will pop up from inside the card. All the painting will be done with Distress Oxide inks and will cover how to shade and layer and do two easy sky techniques which make the most of the qualities of the ink.
If you would like to join us we have one space left in the morning and two in the afternoon. Please telephone 01376326358 to book a space.

We will have the Paper Artsy stamps for sale on the day.

Thursday, 3 May 2018

Autour de Mwa Workshop

We have a space become available on the workshop tomorrow with Abs making a journal cover and if we get a wriggle on pages too. We will be using new stamps designed by Abs and the team at AAL create and  paints of your choice. If you would like to join us please telephone 01376326358 for a day of messy fun with light lunch included.