Fall 2013 Classes & Demos Wednesday Afternoon Classes

for all classes:
Scissors, ruler, double sided tape
tacky glue and pencil
1825 Grant St Bellingham WA 98225
Open M-F 9-6, Sat 10-6 & Sun 11-5
Fall 2013 Classes & Demos
Tuesdays with Wendy Cardmaking classes
for everyone. Great for beginners and experienced
stampers. Join the fun! You will make 3 cards
during the class and learn new techniques.
These classes have continued to be very popular! Each session is
different. You never know what Wendy will be coming up with next!
Please bring a scissors & DOUBLE SIDED TAPE! Class cost $10
PLEASE sign-up by the Saturday before each class!
Sessions are two hours starting at 11am, 1:30pm & 6pm
1st session
Sep 10
(offered 3 times)
2nd session
Sep 24
(offered 3 times)
3rd session
Oct 8
(offered 3 times)
4th session
Oct 22
(offered 3 times)
Nov 5
(offered 3 times)
5th session
Nov 19
(offered 3 times)
6th session
Dec 3
(offered 3 times)
7th session
Dec 17
(offered 3 times)
8th session
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Books, Books & More Books Join Wendy for a full day of
bookmaking! You will learn to make a ribbon bound, tapebound
and accordian book. All from scratch! Handmade books make
GREAT Holiday gifts. You will complete 3 different books.
Bring lunch and a snack.
Wendy Schwartz
Saturday Sep 28 10 to 4pm $95
Journaling Explorations Just how does one go about creating a
beautiful and interesting journal? Have you always wanted to create one
but didn’t quite know how to go about it. You will learn how to get started,
layout and design and Suzie will share with you her many tips and tricks as
she has been journaling for many years. This will be a fun and busy day.
There will be a two hour break in the class for lunch and a special mission.
Along with a full packet of handouts, Suzie will supply you with other items
that she finds are a must when journaling. Please bring a 7X10 Pentalic
Field Journal 140lb w.c. paper, pencil, eraser, ruler, fine line waterproof
black pen (and watercolors & waterbrush if you have them.)
Saturday Oct 5
10 to 5 pm $45
Suzie Beringer
Wednesday Afternoon Classes
Come for the free demo, grab lunch
and come on back for a great class!
Iris Folding
Come learn this very old and yet simple technique to make beautiful
cards and artwork. Its all done with thin strips of paper or ribbons.
Come see the samples in store. It will be a fun afternoon!
Wednesday Sep 11 2pm to 4pm $ 25
Wendy Schwartz
Pushing the Limits
Now that you have demystified the Parallel Pen—we will push
the limits with this cool tool. This advanced class will focus on
using a variety of unique mediums and how to get them to work.
We will be using many products you may already own as well as
others you wouldn’t think to try. I will supply all of the mediums
that we will be working with along with the paper. This will be a
fun class full of color and potential that will really show you how
versatile this tool is. Prerequisite - Demystifying the Parallel Pen.
Supply list required
Wednesday Sep 18 2 to 5pm $35
Suzie Beringer
Gelli Plates Monoprinting on a Gelli plate is simple and fun.
The gratification is immediate, and the prints are very cool! Once
you start, you won’t be able to stop! Learn the basics and a some
advanced tips to help you get into Gelli monoprinting. Gelli Plate
required (8” x 10” size recommended)
Wendy Schwartz
Wednesday Oct 9 2 to 4:30pm $ 25
NEW, Flat & Pointed water brush designs. Come and
learn some new twists and designs using these amazing tools?
Bring your waterbrushes (flat & pointed) and let me show you
some new fall & winter designs. If you have watercolors feel free
to bring them. Come on into the store to see samples….Waterbrushes required…..
Suzie Beringer
Wednesday Oct 23 2 to 4:30pm
- This unique stamp
line gives the artist the opportunity to create stunning photo style
landscapes using rubber stamps! The main focus of class will be
exploring basic composition in black and white. Creating scenes
using a variety of elements, foreground, background and framing.
You will also be introduced to coloring the images.
*Students will need to bring Colorbox stylus handles and foam pads.
Wednesday Oct 30 2 to 4:30pm $25
Wendy Schwartz
Getting Started with Stampscapes
- Wendy has been stenciling
t-shirts for years and wearing the beautiful results. Come spend
the afternoon learning how and creating a one of a kind t-shirt.
*Please bring a black t-shirt or two. Stencils, paints and
practice material provided.
Wednesday Nov 13 2 to 4:00pm $25
Wendy Schwartz
T Shirt Fabric & Stenciling
Copperplate Calligraphy for Beginners This highly
anticipated class will introduce you to the graceful elegance of
Copperplate calligraphy. In this six week class, you will learn the
technique behind the “pointed pen” and even how to practice in
pencil! Whether you are brushing up on current skills or learning
calligraphy for the first time, you will rediscover an appreciation
for the handwritten word through the rhythmic beauty of this 18th
-19th century script. *Supply list required. See store for sample.
Mondays Oct 7 to Nov 11 6 to 8pm $100 Christy Schroeder
Calligraphy—“The Uncial Hand” What do 4th century Africa,
6th c. Italy, and 8th c. England have in common? Join me for six
weeks of “calligraphic time travel”, exploring the history and letter
formation of a calligraphy style called Uncial (pronounced ‘un-shul’).
Commonly associated with Celtic or Irish art, Uncial is in a class of
its own. Fourth to eighth century historical samples will be our guide
in learning a consistent, modernized form of this ancient calligraphic
hand. Uncial is perfectly suited for calligraphic beginners and those
with experience who wish to add a unique style to their lettering
knowledge. Supply list required. Christy Schroeder
Wednesdays, Oct 16 thru Nov 20 6 to 8pm $100
The Mixed Media Fine Art Canvas This two day workshop will
explore the world of mixed media. The stars of this workshop are acrylic
paint, handmade-papers and spray web They will be accompanied by colored pencils, gold leaf, glitter, mica textures and more. You will create a 24”
x 24” one of a kind work of fine art. Come explore my world. You may bring
extra materials to include in your piece. Sample compositions at store.
Includes all materials. 6 students max - 2 DAYS
Wendy Schwartz
Saturday Oct 19, 10 to 6pm & Sunday Oct 20, 11 to ? $150
Whimsical Letters This class will put a whimsical spin on
traditionally formal drawn letterforms—a fun and creative lettering
option for cards, scrapbooking, journaling, and more! Come prepared to give these letters your own personality and color. Please
bring a pencil, white plastic eraser, ruler, and colored pencils.
Saturday Nov 2 11 to 2pm $25
Christy Schroeder
Shrink Plastic Gold This is not junior’s shrinky dinks anymore.”
By the end of the class you will have taken Shrink Plastic to a new
level. We will be making layered jewelry pieces with— yes—shrink
plastic and metals!! These pieces make wonderful gifts but you will
probably want to keep some for yourself. We will also cover some
other cool Shrink Plastic techniques. You will walk away with a
finished jewelry piece. Samples at store. Please ask for supply list
Saturday Nov 9 10 to 12:30pm $25
Suzie Beringer
The Hardbound Beaded Journal In this unique hardcover
book each section of pages is sewn into the spine and embellished with beads, creating a stunning visual effect. Students will
have a variety of papers & beads to select from to personalize
their one of a kind book. Students will be lead through a step by
step instruction which will include cutting papers to size, creating
the hardbound cover, sewing the sections in place and embellishing with the bead selections. Beginners and advanced students
are welcome *Please bring a heavy duty awl to class.
(Students may choose to bring their own papers and beads to class)
Saturday Nov 16
10 to 4pm
Wendy Schwartz
Going Postal! We’re thinking ahead for Christmas and
Valentine’s Day! Start thinking of your envelopes as the “gift
wrap” of your cards! Come and gather some creative ideas for
addressing envelopes that will make the post office smile. We
will work on basic lettering ideas, formatting your “envies” in cool
ways, and decorative elements with stickers, rubber stamps,
markers and Parallel Pens. Please bring a pencil, eraser, and
your favorite pens.
Christy Schroeder
Saturday Nov 23 11 to 1:30pm $25
Stampadoodle & The Paper Cafe
“Free Lunch Time
Wednesdays from 12:00 to 1:00
Demos are always subject to change! If you are
coming from a distance we recommend calling!
Sep 4
Susan’s Garden Dies
(featuring the “Big Shot”)
Sep 11
Sep 18
Sep 25
Oct 2
Oct 9
Oct 16 Oct 23
Oct 30
Nov 6
Nov 13
Nov 20
Nov 27
Dec 4
Dec 11
Mix it up for Fall
Inchie Arts with Lisa Lee
Lawn Fawn Holiday Flaire
Creating with Decorative Bags
Whimsical Letters
Creating Depth in Design
Letter Press
Clever Creations
Fun with Stencil and Fabrics Gelli Plates are Great!
No Demo Today!
Washi-Washi-Washi Tape
Crazy about Calendars
Stampadoodle & The Paper Café
1825 Grant Street Bellingham WA 98225
At the corner of State & Grant Streets
(360) 647-9663 www.Stampadoodle.com
Open Daily M-F 9 till 6 Sat 10 till 6 & Sun 11 till 5
The Official Fine Print
Please bring basic supplies: a scissors, ruler,
x-acto, pencil, adhesive & tweezers. All other
supplies are provided unless noted in class description
Prepayment is required upon registration. Space is limited!
Please Sign up Early. Refunds are available up to
7 days prior to class. No exceptions please unless space can
be filled from a waiting list. You may send a friend in your place.
We reserve the right to cancel a class if enrollment falls below 4.
(a full refund will be given) Call 360.647.9663 to sign up
Please sign up by phone or in person! Thanks