2016 Workshops


Friday, 29 January 2016

Simply Cards and Paper Crafts

Pop along to Birds in the Barn to pick up this months Simply Cards and Paper Craft magazine with its lovely free gift of stamps and embossong folder that will enable you to make some super little cards with cats and dogs.



Glad its a new knee I have and not hand as i don't need my leg to craft.
Thanks to all you lovely people for your hand made cards and good wishes.
I am on the mend not running yet but got to grips at last with my crutches. 

Monday, 25 January 2016

This Months Scrap Page

Here is the Scrap Page we made in our once a month scap page workshop on January 17th. We used some lovely Kaiser papers some Marieann Dies and a little bit of net ribbon.



Sunday, 24 January 2016

Love Me Tender by Artamio

Pop along to the store to check out the fantastic new 12" x 12" paper pads from Artamio with some special samples from the lovely Natalie.

Thanks Clare

Thanks to the lovely Clare Charvill for a fantastic workshop on Saturday and when Paper Artsy have released the new products we will be able to share the pictures with you so watch this space!!!!!!

Friday, 15 January 2016

Some New Products

Pop along to the store this week end as we have the lovely Natalie Arnold demoing some mens cards and using some of the new products in store not to be missed.
We have many new products in store so be quick as they are selling fast. So sorry we have nearly sold out of the new Dylusions Journals but they will be back in stock as soon as we can get them.


These journals come in Black and White.


The Birds are back with accesory stamps too.


Some more of the lovely Dylusions stamps to add to our Journal stamps.


Some new colours from the distress ink range.


The new Stampeazee tool from Crafts Too and Natalie will be able to show you how it works on Saturday so pop along between 10am and 3.30pm to check out some mens cards.





Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Clare Charvill Workshop.

The lovely Clare Charvill will be with us on Saturday 23rd January for a workshop where Clare will show you how to make a perpetual calendar using Paper Artsy stamps, paints and much more. In the store you will find some samples made by Clare using Paper Artsy stamps and the Crazy Bird stamps.



A Gift from Clare using Paper Artsy and Crazy Bird stamps.


My project made with Clare on her last workshop with us.

Die Cut Samples From Karen

For those of you who missed Karens Demo on Saturday here are some of the finished samples she made using new stamps some Sue Wilson and Crafters Companion dies.


One Sue Wilson Die two special cards one simple stamp.


Another little black and white number.



This little card was made using one of the Crafters Companion embossing folder some black Memento Ink and a small house wooden topper.



This 6" x  6" card was made with one of the new Sue Wilson dies and some paper from the store.


This card was made using the same die to emboss with and not cut.




A  6"x6" card made with two dies from the Crafters Companion Collection a morocan trellis die for the front of the card and a two flower die for the lovely lilac blooms.


Another of Karens cards using Crafters Companion dies and some spotted acetate from the store.
If you would like to know more about how the cards were made pop along and Karen will be happy to tell you how.





















New Mixed Media Packs

Pop along to the store and check out some of the packs we have put together with special objects we have aquired for that special project.




Friday, 1 January 2016

Happy New Year

All the girls at Birds in the Barn would like to wish all ourcustomers and friends a very Happy New Year and A Big Thank You for all your support in 2015 and hope that 2016 is a good year for you all.